Painting Momentum with Anna George_Tuesdays 1:00-4:00 Studio 1 (Spring)


“Painting Momentum” with Anna George 

“Painting Momentum”  


Let’s have some fun! We’ll meet Tuesday afternoons in Studio 1 to combine fundamental painting principles and fresh ideas. I’ll make frequent visits to all at their easels. The room is filled with warmth, music, and a bit of humor.  Why not take a peek at my students’ paintings now on exhibit in the Studio 1 side showcase, and then join this great group painters?! The class is for all levels; I’m so proud of their work.


Work and rework in any stage, abstract or representational. Bring blank canvases, boards, or heavy paper and your oils or acrylics. New painters will receive guidance on acquiring materials.


Discover ways to achieve good sequencing in the painting process. I aim to simplify age-old painting ideas and offer insights on each piece in progress. You may suggest I discuss light, value, shadow, warm and cool tones, color mixing, style, etc. The class is yours.


Connect the dots of composition, color partnering, and technique. Paint using sources you choose and benefit from sharing processes with others. I like my students to paint what they love. And, isn’t it a good thing to let go of the outer world?! I’ve been an exhibit artist for decades, and I’ve offered classes in Walnut Creek for over ten years, always in a convivial setting. Currently I make and show both abstract and representational art in the Bay Area: and at




Beginners receive a materials list and a phone call. 925 783 9000 for questions or late enrollment needs. Welcome!



Anna George, Instructor

Anna studied fine art in two east coast colleges and universities and has exhibited since. She opened a gallery in San Francisco, and received awards. After leaving her big, bright studio on the Berkeley, Oakland border, Anna moved a bit east where she has offered classes year-round for over ten years. In 2013 she launched and began hosting Wednesday evening RAA Soirées des Artistes; she currently works on canvas, linen, silk and in mixed media. For oils and acrylics and for mixed media call George at 925 783 9000 and see For painted silkwear, In Anna's words, "In art there is heart."