The listed classes and workshops are not sponsored by or associated with CPSA, we simply provide this information on behalf of and for the benefit of our District Chapter 210 members.


March 16-17, 2019 – Pat Averill – Join us at the Bothwell Arts Center in  Livermore, CA (map) for a fun weekend to learn from the best on how to draw  landscapes and seascapes.  Click the image below for all the details:

Pat Averill March 2019 workshop flyer

Click here to view and print the registration form.  Complete the form and mail it with your check to the address noted on the form.  (We are sorry that PayPal registration is unavailable at this time).


July 13-14, 2019 – Cynthia Knox – Our CPSA Chapter 210 has the honor of sponsoring this event. Venue will be in San Jose, CA. Click the image below for more information:

2019 Cynthia Knox San Jose Workshop

Go to Cynthia Knox’s website to register and for additional details.


July 13-14, 2019 – Peggy Magovern – Join Peggy at another portrait workshop, this time at the Mendocino Art Center, 45200 Little Lake Street, Mendocino (map) over the weekend of July 13 & 14, 2019. For all details and to register, go to


August 1-2, 2019 – Peggy Magovern – Join Peggy at The CPSA International Convention in Brea, CA, for a portrait workshop ($100 fee).  Registration for the Convention and workshops will open January 15, 2019.  To register for Peggy’s portrait workshop, go to


Peggy Magovern has some on-going classes on a regular basis.  Check out her classes below and choose which ones are best for you:

  • Every Tuesday – From 9am to Noon, at the Club Los Meganos at 1700 Trilogy Parkway, Brentwood (map).  It is “drop-in” at $20 for a 3 hour class.
  • Every Thursday – From 12:30pm to 3:30pm, at the Firehouse Arts Center, 4444 Railroad Ave., Pleasanton (map) in 5 week sessions ($110-$110 fee).  For all details and to register, go to:  (Look for “Art in Colored Pencil”)
    NOTE:  On February 7, 2019, classes will increase in length and will be held from 11:30-3:30 every Thursday.

Demonstrations & Presentations!

There is usually a demo or presentation at our Chapter meetings.  Go to the Calendar page for details.