106 Third Street
Astoria, OR 97103


Private Lessons available at the Art Loft

Call the Art Loft at 503-325-4442 for more information.

Private lessons are available in drawing, watercolor, acrylic, oil and other mediums.

"Abbodanza".  Oil.  Robert Paulmenn, Artist.  Recently selected as the art for Astoria's 2024 Sunday Market poster and banner. 

The Art of Drawing - Robert Paulmenn, Instructor

Fridays, beginning June 14th
1:00 - 3:00 pm

The Art Loft is offering Friday afternoon drawing classes with North Coast artist Robert Paulmenn instructing.

For beginning students wanting to learn and understand the fundamentals of drawing, and for experienced artists wanting to improve their drawing skills with a professional painter and sculptor, these classes offer both.

The minimum supplies needed for class are:

                  Drawing paper 

                  #2B graphite pencil

To register for a single class sign up here for $30; to register for a series of 4 Friday classes for $100 sign up through the Art Loft.

For more information and to confirm your enrollment contact the Art Loft at 503-325-4442.               

On-going Watercolor Classes - Jo Pomeroy-Crockett, Instructor

See schedule below for beginning and intermediate schedule
Class size may be limited. Call for current information.

Beginning Watercolor:  Wednesdays 3: - 6: pm
     (for a beginning watercolor supply list, click on Workshops           
       on this site)
Intermediate Watercolor: Thursdays  3: - 6: pm
Watercolor Seminars: Saturdays 8:45 - 11: am

Jo Pomeroy-Crocket teaches watercolor at the Art Loft.  Students in her class will learn basic watercolor techniques, color theory, design, composition, and problem-solving.  The advanced student will learn additional techniques, experimental techniques, different styles, and more.

The photo we are sharing, title "No Postage Necessary", is watercolor (and) mixed media.  Your instructor, Jo Pomeroy-Crockett, is the artist.

As your instructor and as a co-owner of the Art Loft, Jo brings considerable artistic and life accomplishments to her student's instruction.  More details about Jo are shared within this website under the "About" heading. 

Jo conducts on-going watercolor classes every Thursday from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm in the Art Loft's relaxed classroom setting.  For more information about this class, other painting medium classes, supplies, or general questions, call 503-325-4442 or 503-791-4442.                                                                    

Zentangle® Classes - Sandi Kelley, Certified Zentangle Instructor

Call the Art Loft for coming date(s)

Zentangle┬« is an art form that is a creative, meditative, and stress reducing form of "mental yoga".  Artistic experience or talent is not a requirement for this course.   

Sandi Kelley is a Certified Zentangle┬« Instructor.  She introduces beginning students to the basic tangle patterns.   Repetitive patterns and structures create beautiful artistic images.   Students begin drawing with graphite and ink.  Shading and the use of color follow.

Class is limited to 8 students.  Supplies included.

Register and pay here or call the Art Loft at 503-325-4442