106 Third Street
Astoria, OR 97103


Iconography: the Art of Painting Icons. Lori McDonald Instructing

2-day Workshop
Saturday, October 14th and Saturday October 21st
Times: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost : $100 all supplies included

Using traditional techniques and materials, participants will be introduced to the history, spirituality and craft of Byzantine Iconography.  Each student will be provided with all the materials and supplies to complete an icon of Mary Magdalene in the egg-tempera method, using all natural pigments and 23K Gold leafing.  No previous art experience is necessary to paint this icon, and participants will have guidance throughout the workshop. 

Space is limited.  Contact the Art Loft for more information.  Call 503-325-4442 or email astoriaartloft@gmail.com

Childrens' Fall Saturday Workshops - Ages 6 - 12

The cost is $80 per child per Workshop for the month.
Single class attendance is available for $25 per class.
See dates below:

Saturday morning art classes for young people (grades 1-8+) are beginning in September.  Classes will be co-taught by two Resident Artists of the Art Loft:  Mary K Barendse-Adams and Christine Kende.

Each Workshop is  4 Saturday sessions and will focus on drawing, art history, and principles of design.  Workshop times are 10:30 am - 12:30 pm.

Register on line via PayPal or other credit card.  Or, call the Art Loft at 503-325-4442 to register.


Workshop #1   Sept 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th                                                                                                                    Da Vinci/Grant Wood.  Perspective and point of view 

Workshop #2   October 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th                                                                                                              Kahlo, Native Artists.  Symbolism, self portrait, facial proportions

Workshop #3   November 4th and 11th and December 2nd and 9th                                                                            Landscapes in various mediums, composition, watercolor, sketch, pen & ink and                            collage

Teen Drawing Workshop - Mary K Adams, Instructor

Call for dates and times
$80 per student for the October series

All supplies included.  Drawing in graphite and ink.  For more information and registration, contact the Art Loft at 503-325-4442

Welcome to the new "Artists Hall of Frame"

Tuesday - Saturday
Hours: 10:00 - 4:00 PM
Telephone No. 971-395-9824

Sandi Kelley is the new owner of the Artists Hall of Frame shop located inside the Astoria Art Loft. 

Sandi has a profressional background in the art of Zentangle®, and she has had considerable experience framing art and in framing design.

The Frame Shop's hours are Tuesday through Thursday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM or by appointment.

Drop by and get to know Sandi and meet her little friend "Lucky".

Email: sktangles12@gmail.com

Telephone:  971-395-9824