Art in the Library: Oil Painting Class

Saturday, April. 7, 2018   |   1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, April. 14, 2018   |   9:00 a.m. - 12 noon
Saturday, April. 21, 2018   |   9:00 a.m. - 12 noon
Saturday, April. 28, 2018   |   9:00 a.m. - 12 noon

This four-part course will explore all genres of painting. Bring a photograph or just use your imagination. Work from an artist painting or still life of flowers. What genre to paint? You can try landscapes, seascapes, flowers, or barns. All levels of experience are welcome, from beginners to advanced. The instructor will be Richard Chiango, graduate of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

The cost for this course is $20. All materials are included in the program fee. Class size is limited. Optional supplies to bring: portable easel, disposable gloves, apron (to protect your clothes). All participants are encouraged to display their paintings in the Library's booth at Art on the Avenue in West Reading, PA on Saturday, June 16.

This program is supported by a grant from Berks Arts Council and The Wyomissing Foundation. For questions, please contact Richard Chiango at

Registration for this program is required. Please contact the main desk to sign up, or use the form below: