If you are registering a class for someone else, please email Deanna, droach@desertmuseum.org with the name of the person taking the class. Thanks! 

Within 1 week of registering for a class online, you should receive a personalized confirmation letter with information about where to meet for the class and what to bring. If you DO NOT receive this email, please contact our office: (520) 883-3024 or droach@desertmuseum.org.
 
Spring Session II
PHOTO ADVENTURE: SECRETS OF THE MUSEUM
Fri 10 – 4pm, Sat 7:30 – 11:30am
Feb 24 & 25
Fee: $145 museum members/$195 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
​*This class is full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to be added to the waiting list (or sign up for our April offering of this class.)
QUICK DRAW: PEN, PENCIL, INK & WATERCOLOR
Fri., Sat. & Sun.  10 – 4pm
Feb 24, 25 & 26
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
​*This class is full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to be added to the waiting list (or sign up for our April offering of this class.)
 
SONORAN DESERT BIRDS II
Fri., Sat. & Sun.  9 – 3pm
Feb 24, 25 & 26
Fee: $160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Linda Feltner
*This class is cancelled. Please call (520) 883-3024 with any questions. 

 
ZENTANGLES AT THE DESERT MUSEUM
Dates: 
Fri, Sat & Sun 10am – 4pm
Mar 3, 4 & 5
Fee: $160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Gale Sherman
*This class is full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to be added to the waiting list.
 
PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS ART TECHNIQUES
Saturday 10 – 4pm
Mar 4
Fee:
 $55 museum members/$105 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
FOCUS ON GEOLOGY: DRAWING ROCKS
Dates: Sunday 10 – 4pm
Mar 5
Fee: $55 museum members/$105 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
*This class is full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to be added to the waiting list.
 
BEHIND THE SCENES PHOTOWALK
Fri 10 – 4pm, Sat 7:30 – 11:30am
Mar 10 & 11
Fee: $145 museum members/$195 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
PAINTING BACKGROUNDS IN WATERCOLOR
Fri, Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm
Mar 10, 11 & 12
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Linda Feltner
 
FABULOUS FIBONACCI: NUMBERS, PROPORTIONS, PATTERNS & ORDER       
Sunday 9am – 3pm
Mar 12
Fee: $55 museum members/$105 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
DRAWING DESERT SPRING WILDFLOWERS
Fri, Sat & Sun 10 – 4pm
Mar 17, 18 & 19
Fee:
 $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
WILDLIFE IN ACRYLIC
Dates: Fri, Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm
Mar 17, 18 & 19
Fee: 
$200 museum members/$250 nonmembers
David Kitler
*This class is full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to be added to the waiting list.
 
Spring Session III
 
SCRATCHBOARD: WHEN COLOR ENHANCES
Mondays 9 - noon
Mar 20, 27, Apr 3, 10, 17
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
 
ADULT COLORING WITH THE COLORED PENCIL
Mondays 9 - noon
Mar 20, 27, Apr 3, 10, 17
Fee: 
$150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
INTERCHANGEABLE LENS CAMERA QUICKSTART
Monday 10 – 4pm
Mar 20
Fee: $55 museum members/$105 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
EXPLORATIONS IN FIELD SKETCHING 
Mondays 1 – 4
Mar 20, 27, Apr 3, 10, 17
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler

 
COLOR MIXING FOR ARTISTS
Tuesdays 9 - noon
Mar 21, 28, Apr 4, 18, 25 *This class skips April 11
Fee: $155 museum members/$205nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
FLOWER PORTRAITS IN COLORED PENCIL
Tuesdays 9 - noon
Mar 21, 28, Apr 4, 11, 18
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
COLORED PENCIL ON COLORED PAPER
Tuesdays 1 – 4pm
Mar 21, 28, Apr 4, 11, 18
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
LIGHT ON FORM: CAPTURING LIGHT
Wednesdays 9 - noon
Mar 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19 
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
THE FINE ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Wednesdays 9 - noon
Mar 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19
Fee: $160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
COLORED PENCIL ON BLACK: EXPLORE THE DARK SIDE
Wednesdays 1 – 4pm
Mar 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
ANIMAL LIFE DRAWING
Wednesdays 1 – 4pm
Mar 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19  
Fee: $160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Holly Swangstu
 
SONORAN SWATCHES: PATTERN, DECORATION & MOTIF
4 Thursdays 9 – noon 
Mar 23, 30, Apr 6, 20 *this class skips Apr 13
Fee: $120 museum members/$170 nonmembers
Rachel Ivanyi 
HOT AND COOL COLORS: CREATING A MOOD
Thursdays 9 – noon
Mar 23, 30, Apr 13, 20, 27 *this class skips April 6
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
TANTALIZING TEXTURES WITH WATERCOLOR
Thursdays 1 – 4pm
Mar 23, 30, Apr 13, 20, 27 *this class skips April 6
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
CREATE A WEBSITE: START TO FINISH
Fridays 9 – noon
Mar 24, 31, Apr 7, 14, 21 
Fee: $200 museum members/$250 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff 
 
TAKE IT TO THE MAX: ACRYLIC PAINTING ON LARGE CANVAS
Thursdays 1 – 4pm 
Mar 23, 30, Apr 6, 13, 20
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
 
DRAWING HISTORIC TUCSON: PERSPECTIVE II
Fridays 9 – noon
Mar 24, 31, Apr 7, 14 
Fee: $120 museum members/$170 nonmembers
Catherine Nash 
 
SONORAN SEEDPODS: IN THE MIDDLE
Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm
Mar 25 & 26 
Fee: $105 museum members/$155 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
PHOTOGRAPHY IN FULL BLOOM
Friday  10am – 4pm
Mar 24
Fee: $55 museum members/$105 nonmembers
Dr. John Schaefer
*This class is full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to be added to the waiting list. 
 
GETTING STARTED: INTRO TO PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS/CC
Saturday 10am – 4pm
Mar 25
Fee: $60 museum members / $110 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
CREATIVE TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY
Sunday 10am – 4pm
Mar 26
$55 museum members/ $105 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
WILDLIFE OIL PAINTING SECRETS
Fri., Sat & Sun. 10 – 4pm
Mar 31, Apr 1 & 2
Fee: $300 museum members/$350 nonmembers
Ned Aldrich 
 
PHOTO ADVENTURE: SECRETS OF THE MUSEUM
Sat 10 – 4pm, Sun 7:30 – 11:30am
Apr 1 & 2
$145 museum members/$195 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
LINES INTO SHAPES: THE ART OF SCRATCHBOARD
Fri, Sat & Sun 10am – 4pm
Apr 7, 8 & 9
Fee: 
$200 museum members/$250 nonmembers
Cathy Sheeter
*This class is full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to be added to the waiting list.
 
IMPROVISING YOUR MARK: DRAWING DESERT TREES
Sat & Sun 10am – 4pm
Apr 8 & 9
Fee: $105 museum members/ $155 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
CONTROLLING CLAYBOARD
Fri, Sat & Sun 10am – 4pm
Apr 14, 15 & 16
Fee: $200 museum members/$250 nonmembers
Cathy Sheeter
 
LEAPING LIZARDS!
Saturday 8am – 3pm
Apr. 29
Fee: $70 museum members/$120 nonmembers
Rachel Ivanyi & Craig Ivanyi
 
TRAINING YOUR EYE: A NEW PERSPECTIVE
Tuesdays 1-4 pm
Jan 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb 7
Catherine Nash
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers