Painting Classes at Historic St. Agnes Cemetery

Posted on November 17, 2023 by Albany Diocesan Cemeteries under Art Classes, Historic St. Agnes Cemetery
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Join us for one or more art classes that will expand your knowledge of painting techniques and improve your skills as an artist.  Each class features a different subject and style with focus on specific techniques and is designed to be easy to follow, informative and a lot of fun.  Our resident art instructor, Noreen Powell offers a peaceful and positive environment where beginner and intermediate painters can gather and learn painting techniques.

Classes are designed to be easy to follow to encourage even the most beginner painters to join the fun!

The Living Room Art Gallery, Located in Historic St. Agnes Cemetery’s Visitors Center:

48 Cemetery Ave., Menands, NY


Classes include paints (acrylic & oil), brushes, various sized canvas, refreshments, and wonderful positive energy.

Classes are $35 unless noted otherwise and due the morning before the start of class. Cash and checks are preferred, we also accept Visa/MC/Discover/AMEX.

Reservations are necessary as seating is limited and classes fill quickly, so register early.


Winter/Spring Class Schedule:

  • January 12 10AM – Noon: Shadows on the Snow
  • January 19 10AM – Noon: Georgia O’Keeffe’s Calico Flower
  • January 26 10AM – Noon: Abstract Vase of Flowers
  • February 2 10AM- 1:00PM: Dune Bridge in Maine $55
  • February 9 10AM – Noon: Bee and Plums
  • February 16 10AM – Noon: Mattisse’s Golfish (Watercolor) $30.
  • March 1 10AM – Noon: Pryun House Garden
  • March 15 10AM – Noon: Cezanne Style Still Life
  • March 22 10AM – Noon: Dusty Road at Dusk
  • April 5 10AM – Noon: 5 Linens in the Breeze
  • April 12 10AM- 1:00PM: Wild Flowers $55
  • April 19 10AM- 1:00PM: The Gathering $55
  • May 3 10AM – Noon: Bird in Watercolor (Watercolor) $30.
  • May 17 1 10AM – Noon: Stillness at Sunset
  • May 24 10AM – Noon: Pissaro’s Hyde Park
  • June 7 10AM – Noon: Derains’ Red Sail

View class subjects and download the class schedule.

To register call Kelly Grimaldi at (518) 350-7679 or email [email protected]

As with all our classes, no experience is necessary.  Come, learn, paint, relax!




Albany Diocesan Cemeteries

Albany Diocesan Cemeteries are operated for the religious and charitable purposes of the Roman Catholic Church through the burial and memorialization of the faithful departed.

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