Charles Browning

Drawing and Painting Workshops

Spring 2023 at the Haycock Community Center

Spur your creativity! The best time to make art is NOW! I can work with you regardless of your experience or skill level.

Charles Browning holds a BFA in Drawing and Illustration from the California College of the Arts and an MFA in Studio Art (Painting) from New York University. He has shown nationally in solo and group gallery shows. For the last 16 years he has taught at the University of the Arts, Philadelphia.

Tuesdays and Fridays     

Haycock Community Center, 1014 Old Bethlehem Road, Quakertown [Applebachsville]

Each workshop is a 4 class series for $100. Payment by check or PayPal. Students supply their own materials. A suggested materials list will be sent prior to the workshop.

Email chbrowningart@gmail.com to enroll and receive the suggested materials list.

Portrait Drawing    Tuesdays, April 11 ā€“ May 1     6:30pm-9:00pm

$100/series     Pencil

Have you always wanted to draw but been scared to try? Now is the time! With years of experience teaching intro drawing classes I can guide you to developing new skills in a supportive environment. We will work on understanding the basic proportions of the head and how to capture a unique likeness, and then work to produce a finished portrait.


All-levels Painting    Fridays, April 14 ā€“ May 5     6:30pm-9:00pm

$100/series      Oils or Acrylics

Perfect class for the new or returning painter. Working from a simple still life we will address volume, light and shadow, color, paint mixing, and brushwork. Critique and technical advice for experienced painters as well.


Iā€™m pleased to be offering group Oil Painting Classes at the Haycock Community Center starting March 11th.

Details below.

Message me with any questions or further information.

I hope to see YOU on March 11th to begin or continue your journey in the arts!


   Beginner to Intermediate Oil Painting

             With Christine McHugh

             Using water mixable oils


Explore the art of painting using water mixable oils. All the wonderful qualities of traditional oils without the use of harsh solvents or chemicals.

Spring Classes are open for this 6 week course on Saturday mornings from

10am to Noon at the Haycock Community Center. Classes begin March 11th,  and run through April 15th.

Join me as we cover the basics of using the artists tools, and move along to color mixing, values, composition, light and shadow as you paint the subject of your choice.

Whether you are beginning or expanding your journey as an artist, this class will help bring you the knowledge and confidence you need to enjoy the art of creating your own unique paintings.


Material list provided upon request


What: beginner-intermediate oil painting

         class with Christine McHugh


When: Saturdays 10am.- noon

           March 11-April 15


Where: Haycock Community Center

            1014 Old Bethlehem Rd

             Quakertown, PA  18951


Cost:   $180.00/6 weeks

           Payable to Christine McHugh

           Venmo/Zell/ Check/Cash

Registration open until March 11

Contact: Christine McHugh at:

              bigtreestudios@hotmail.com





Beginner to Intermediate Oil Painting with Christine McHugh