Ongoing Classes At Artista Bottega
Future Classes At Artista Bottega
Monster Mash Cartoon Painting Class
With Elanor and Steve
Artist Steve Conroy is teaming up With16 year old cartoonist Elanor Caverzagie in a Create your own cartoon monster class. These monsters can be cute or creepy or whatever you choose.
Saturday July 22nd at 2 pm to 3:30 pm ( independent studio time until 6 pm)
Artista Bottega937 7th streetwest, Saint Paul, MN.
$30 Class fee includes:
*12”x12” canvas *Paint Marker * Use of sketching and painting materials
*instruction and guidance by local artists/cartoonists: Steve and Elanor
*Register early because space is limited
Kevin & Friends, Spring cartoon painting class.
Skulls & Shamrocks
Create your own Saint Patrick's Day Cartoon Painting
March 4th 2017, 2pm to 3:30pm
(independent studio time until 6pm)
$30 fee includes:
12" x 12" canvas
Use of sketching and painting materials
Instruction and guidance by local artist/cartoonist, Steve Conroy
Cookies will be provided
Bring your favorite beverage/snacks
Space is limited
Sign up now
Saturday, March 11 2017 at 10am-2pm
Soul Art Workshops
“Soul art awakens our intuitive senses and guides us to our highest potential through connection with our creativity and essence. The soul art process accesses our soul and takes us out of our human process into a spiritual process which opens pathways of discovery”. Elizabeth Fritz
Will include canvas, paints and paint brushes for each participant.
Past Classes At Artista Bottega
Halle has been a seamstress for 50 years and has worked as a stitcher and in alterations for more than 37 years. She has worked at Dayton’s, Liemandt’s, Hubert Whites, Men’s Warehouse and as a stitcher costuming at The Guthrie, Northwestern Costume House, Minnehaha Academy, and Interact Center. She has learned to go inside and outside the precise box of haute couture sewing techniques this allows for creative experimentation in alterations and highly appreciated when considering the deconstruction of a fine garment. She has taught private lesson for over 20 years and enjoys sewing even though she needs twice as much light now.
Fine Tune your Fit with Alterations
The human body is beautiful and unique. Most off-the-rack clothing can be easily altered. Fitting yourself is nearly impossible.
This small group setting will provides a comfortable atmosphere with guidance to alter garments to fit you. Learn simple easy tricks and techniques to have your clothes look like they were made for you.
We will cover:
hemming pants, skirts, and sleeves
- taking seams in and out
- eliminating gaps
- adjusting straps
- other alterations to your clothing that compliments your body and style. Bring your sewing machine, notions, garments and your ideas for your first class.
September 14 – October 19 2016
Wednesday Evenings 6:30 - 8:30
$150 per six-week session
Class size is limited to 6 students.
Instructor - Halle O‘Falvey
Students will need a basic knowledge of sewing with machines. For further information call Artista Bottega 651-493-0861
Create your own unique "Dia de los muertos" skull painting
Local Artist/cartoonist, Steve Conroy shares his own style and techniques on creating a unique and fun cartoon skull painting.
Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
2 pm to 3:30 (independent studio time until 6pm)
Classes will be held at the Artista Bottega 937 7th St. West, Saint Paul, MN. For more information and to sign up for the class go to
Space is limited, so sign up now!
Class fee $25
One 12"x12" blank canvas
One black oil based marker
One paint brush
Use of an array of acrylic paints
Use of sketching materials
Instruction of style and technique
Independent studio time
Space is limited, so sign up now!
Create your own Cat Christmas Painting
Saturday, December 10 2016 at 2pm to 3:30 (independent studio time until 6 pm}
Just in time for Christmas. A perfect gift or a wonderful addition to your holiday decor.
$30 Class includes a 12"x12" canvas, an acrylic paint marker, sketching materials, use of acrylic paints and instructional guidance from local artist/cartoonist; Steve Conroy.
Hot apple cider and cookies will be available!
Heart Matters Presents:
O'Christmas Tree- Monday December 12th 2016 6pm-9pm
Night Hike- Tuesday December 13th 2016 6pm-9pm
$35 per painter and class
All craft supplies included
You are encouraged to bring food and beverages as there will not be any provided by the instructor.
Create your own "Puppy love" painting for Valentines day!
February 4th 2017, 2pm to 3:30 pm (Independent studio time until 6}
Perfect "Date" night idea. Create your favorite dog painting for you or a loved one.
$30 class fee includes:
Black acrylic paint marker
Use of sketch and painting materials
Instruction and techniques by local artist/cartoonist, Steve Conroy
Independent studio time in a comfortable and functional space
Cookies and cider
Feel free to bring your own beverages and snack