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Learn new skills. Make new friends. Create beautiful art. 

"Tuesday night art classes are the highlight of my week. Jane, our art teacher, has a passion for teaching, sharing and encouraging artists. Getting my hands dirty with charcoal, graphite and watercolor pencils is good for my soul. Can’t wait for next week, Asia’s smile, and our next colorful project." -Megan S., Raleigh, NC

Save $20 Off Day art course and $10 Off Evenings! Click below to claim this special limited time offer (Use Code: May20 or May10) Expires: 4/30/19


 Learn. Connect. Create.

Fun and creative art classes especially for people who think they can’t draw or paint. All materials are provided all you need to bring is yourself!

What You’ll Learn...

How to create still lifes, portraits, landscapes, and more!  

  • Week 1- Line and Tone in Charcoal, Chalk, and Graphite Pencils
  • Week 2- Tone, Form, and Texture in Charcoal and Graphite pencils
  • Week 3-Color Theory-The Color Wheel (Colors, Hues, Shades and Tints) in Watercolor Pencils
  • Week 4-Watercolor Painting (Basic and Advanced Techniques)
  • Week 5-Watercolor Painting (Color Mixing, Two-Point Perspective, Practice)
  • Week 6-Oil Pastels (Color and Techniques)
  • Week 7-Introduction to Acrylic Painting
  • Week 8-Acrylic Painting and Mixed Media
  • Week 9- Personal Projects (Student choice of mediums)
  • Week 10-Personal Projects (Student choice of mediums)

Meet your guides.. We're here to bring out the best in YOU!

Hi there! I'm Asia, Art Course Coordinator!

A little about me... I am a beginner for sure. I have a teaching background and started art classes as a fun, relaxing outlet. I have taken watercolor, drawing, and metalsmith classes and also love herb gardening. Whenever I can get my hands dirty… I’m happy! 

As a beginning art student, I understand how inspired I become when painting or drawing with a community of friends. I’ve tried to paint and draw at home and end up doing everything around my house except painting and drawing. That’s why I’m passionate about sharing ColourWheel Art Classes. I want you to have a supportive environment that brings out the best in you so you can create what you love.  

Our talented and patient teacher, Jane Cheek  

Jane attended North Carolina State University where she received a BA in Visual Arts Applications. She then completed her K-12 Visual Arts Teacher Certification at Eastern Carolina University. After graduating, she taught art for five years at a K-8 charter school in Durham. She now teaches private art classes, works as a studio artist, and exhibits her work around the Triangle.

Jane's caring style and sense of humor will put you at ease. 

Beginner? You're in good hands...

“Such an accepting environment! Jane gives positive suggestions and encouragement. It has been a great learning experience. I look forward to the next session.” -Megan D., Raleigh

“I like the fact that I’m trying new things and this is something I’ve always wanted to try. I also enjoy the various mediums and techniques and Jane is great! Only wish we had more time in each class. It goes by so quickly. Hopefully this will inspire and motivate me to develop my own style and form.” -Juana and David D., Apex  

“Asia and Jane made everyone feel welcome. The participants were all very encouraging. Lots of fun!” -Sue P., Cary 

"I have loved coming to art class. I have always wanted to do it so I did and I am so glad I did. It helped me to see that we all have our own style. Now to start the next step and continue with my painting. Thank you for offering such a wonderful program." -Beverly W. C., Zebulon

"What I enjoy about my art classes is that I have learned so many new ways to express my creativity. I love coming to Tuesday morning class because everyone is so friendly and Jane is an amazing teacher and Asia takes care of everything we need. I just had to sign up for the next class because I want to learn more!" -Suzie A., Raleigh


"Tuesday night art classes are the highlight of my week. Jane, our art teacher, has a passion for teaching, sharing and encouraging artists. Getting my hands dirty with charcoal, graphite and watercolor pencils is good for my soul. Can’t wait for next week, Asia’s smile, and our next colorful project." -Megan S., Raleigh, NC  

"What I enjoy most about my art classes is the array of mediums we get to learn about and work with. Thanks Asia!" -Natalie L., Raleigh 

"I cannot thank you and Jane enough for this happy experience. It has been so many things - fun, inspiring, exciting, energizing..." -Linda G., Zebulon  

 Location: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh (UUFR)

Course details...

Fees+ When + Where

Course Fees 

$340 Mornings- (reg: $360-SAVE $20 with code: May20)

$340 Afternoons- (reg: $360-SAVE $20 with code: May20)  

$230 Evenings (reg: $240-SAVE $10 with code: May10)

Courses Begin

Tuesday Art Courses (10 Weeks)

Tuesday, May 14th-August 13th, Mornings 9:30-12:30pm

Tuesday, May 14th-August 13th, Evenings 7:30-9:30

Course dates: 5/14, 5/21, (5/28-no class), 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, (6/25-no class), (7/2-no class), 7/9, 7/16, (7/23-no class) 7/30, 8/6, 8/13  

Thursday Art Courses (10 Weeks)

Thursday, May 16th-August 15th, Mornings 9:30-12:30pm

Thursday, May 16th-August 15th, Afternoons 1:30-4:30pm

Course dates: 5/16, 5/23, (5/30-no class), 6/6, 6/13, 6/20, (6/27-no class), (7/4-no class), 7/11, 7/18, (7/25-no class), 8/1, 8/8, 8/15  


Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh, 3313 Wade Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27607 Join us in the UUFR Music Room. (free parking and wheelchair access)

Experience is Everything... You deserve a great experience, so we limit our art classes to just 20 students. We want to provide you with the best experience and a relaxing atmosphere so you can create art you are proud of.  

Questions? Happy to help! You can reach us at: 919-916-9344

  • “Will classes move quickly? I don’t want to get left behind.” We teach you at your pace.
  • "I've taken a few art classes. Is this still for me?" Yes! We'll help you take your skills to the next level.
  • "Are there make-up classes when I return from vacation?" Absolutely!
  • "Do I have to buy art materials?" No. All you need to bring is yourself.
  • “How do I sign up?” Click the link below to get started.  


Learn. Connect. Create.


  • Creating art projects (still life, landscapes, seascapes, and portraits) that inspire you
  • Relaxing for 3 full hours in the morning or 2 hours in the evening after a hectic day
  • Make a few new friends, sharing stories, and lots of laughs while you make art
  • Learning the tips and techniques pros use to create stunning artwork
  • Leaving every class feeling energized, inspired, and fulfilled…  

Get ready to bring out the best in you!

Learn. Connect. Create. 

Spaces filling quickly! Click below to book your course now.

Use Code: MAY20 for $20 Off (Morning + Afternoon) MAY10 for $10 Off (Evening) Expires 4/30