The Upstairs Gallery ~ Arlington, Texas

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817 277-6961
12:30 PM - 5 pM

Alvis Ballew
Al Brouillette
Maureen Brouillette
Cynthia Crier
Jim Evans
Karen Foster
Sandra Grimland
Larry Harris
Aron Johnston
Vern Johnson
Darnell Jones
Martha Sue Meek
Jessica Neary

Sandy Rabbitt
Joel Sampson
Casey Taylor
Doug Walton
Beatriz Welch
Jules White
Margie Whittington
Dotty Zamora

Jo Ann Bushart
Chris Cunningham
Jess Lord
June Whitacre
Roy Odom - Cindi Wills
Rain Forest Art

Wed. Evening - Vern Johnson
Acrylic Painting Class

Instructor Vern Johnson: Develop your skills with this popular teacher. Vern will concentrate on the basics of color composition, and personal style. Beginners are welcome and get special attention getting started. 


  Vern Johnson


  Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28.
Feb. 4, 10, 18, 25.
Mar. 4, (no class on the 11th), 18, 25.
Apr. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29.
May 6, 13, 20, 27.




6:00 pm - 9:00 pm




  $20. per class

Canvas:  One 16x20 canvas per class.

Colors: Liquitex acrylics Winsor Newton or Gamblin Artist oil paints in these colors: burnt Sienna, burnt umber, cadmium orange, cadmium red deep, cadmium yellow deep, cobalt blue, Indian yellow, raw Sienna, sap green, ultramarine blue, dioxazine purple, and zinc white. 

Brushes: #10, #6. #4. Sable brush flat #6. 

Oil painters need a palette, Linseed oil, odorless Turpenoid, palette, paper towels, Goop hand cleaner, container for brush cleaner, table top easel.

Acrylic painters need a paper palette, paper towels, and a table top easel.