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Course Offerings

Artist or collector, beginner or professional, whatever your skill level or interest, Art League of Hilton Head’s Academy has a place for you.  Offering courses in a variety of media for artists of all ages and abilities.

Fall Classes

Fall classes began September 12 and will run through December 10.  Take a look at the classes and workshops and register now. The art experiences offered in this new session include activities for new, as well as seasoned art students, and everyone in between.  Please keep in mind that you may join a class that has started, or sign up for individual sessions of a class, at a prorated rate.

You will find the latest brochure at by clicking here:  Art Academy Schedule Fall 2016

For more information contact Academy Director, Jackie Rosswurm at 843-842-5738, email at or call the Gallery at 843-681-5060.

Student Art Show in December

The Opening Reception of the Student Art Show for students of the Spring, Summer and Fall Sessions will be held Friday, December 2, 5-7 PM, at Art League Academy, 106 Cordillo Parkway. This will be a juried show.
 Make sure you mark this date on your calendar.  It will be a great show and a fun night for all.

Artist to Artist Open Studio Continues

Our Artist to Artist Open Studio nights have proven to be a welcomed addition to our schedule, so we are going to continue them into the fall.  The October Open Studios are set for Wednesday, October 12 and Monday, October 24, 6-9 PM.
Please call or email Jackie if you would like to come for one or both nights.  Check the Fall Class Schedule for  November dates.
 lunch with masters


Thursdays, Noon – 1 pm

The programs start promptly at 12:00, approximately 45 – 60 minutes

Bring your brown bag and enjoy DVDs about the lives and work of some of the world’s most creative minds of artists from Europe, America & Mexico.

October 13 – Pissarro

A most influential painter in the beginning of Impressionism.

October 20 – The Group of Seven

The Canadian Impressionist painters struggle against the critics and academic painters of the day.

October 27 – Frido Kahlo

A 20th century Mexican female painter and her struggles, emotionally and physically.

November 3 – Alberto Giacometti

A student of Rodin, who later went on to become one of the most influential artists in the postmodern 20th century.

November 10 – Andrew Wyeth

A very personal story of one of the greatest American artists.

November 17 – David Hockney

A revealing portrait of what inspires and motivates today’s greatest living British-born artist.


 book club

The Art League Education Committee invites all art and book lovers to join our Art League Book Club.

November 5, 2016 selection:

The Vanishing Velasquez: a 19th c Bookseller’s Obsession with a Lost Masterpiece

by Laura Cumming

There is no book club meeting in December.
To RSVP or for more information, call Juliana Kim at 843.842.8426 or email

QUESTIONS? Call the Academy at 843.842.5738

See you at the Academy in 2016!

Courses Offered for Adults and Children:

• Drawing
• Acrylic
• Oil
• Pastel
• Watercolor
• Photography
• Jewelry
• Collage
• Printmaking