Home | Paintings | News | INSTRUCTION | About | Contact

Classes in Downers Grove, IL

Tuesday mornings, 10:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
7 weeks

Starting October 16, 2018

This class meets in Downers Grove, IL at the St. Luke Presbyterian Church in Downers Grove (near Good Samaritan Hospital).

Tony will provide three lessons to follow along with the class. Students bring their own painting projects to work on the other weeks.

Students must provide their own painting materials.

St. Luke Presbyterian Church
3910 Highland Ave
Dowers Grove, IL 60515

To register contact tony@armendarizart.com.

Classes in Antioch, IL

All levels
Thursday mornings, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
4 weeks

Starting October 25, 2018

Students can work on their own paintings with their own material or material supplied by Tony with instruction. Tony will do some technique demos all with providing critiques.

Students must supply their own materials

Antioch Fine Arts Foundation
41380 Rt. 83
Antioch, IL 60002

To register contact tony@armendarizart.com.

Private and semi-private instruction is also offered. I hold classes in my studio in Palatine and in other locations depending on availability. Please contact me for details. tony@armendarizart.com.


Some of the demos and classroom exercises I have worked on.

Armendariz painting materials now available on Amazon!

Here are the Jack Richeson & Co. watercolor set of brushes, Quiller paints and a palette I recommend for getting started with painting watercolor. I also recommend these materials as a good starting point for using in my workshops.

Learn more about the Quiller watercolors here
Learn more about Quiller palettes here. In my studio, I use the porcelain palette. On the road, I opt for the plastic version.
Order here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07BNX8TB3
Note: You may see a message on Amazon saying "Temporarily out of stock". Just ignore that message as they are in stock.



Try these synthetic brushes out for long lasting watercolor painting. I use these brushes exclusively now. From Jack Richeson & Co., these are the Signature 9000 Series round and flat brushes.

Learn more about these brushes here.

Order here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07C94F22P.

Note: You may see a message on Amazon saying "Temporarily out of stock". Just ignore that message as they are in stock.

armendariz brushes

Instructional Videos

Please visit my YouTube chanel for more videos.