The Northport Arts Association is a non-profit (501c3) organization started in 2013 
to support the arts in Northport, Michigan
We do this by:
1. Creating venues for artists of all kinds to exhibit, enact, market their work
2. Providing vehicles for teaching, integrating, networking the arts

Northport Arts Association

    Arts For All in Northport Michigan

2017 Classes

All classes take place at The Village Arts Building unless otherwise noted.

Please pre-register up for classes using the "Sign Up for a Class" form below. 

It is important that you register prior to the class so instructor knows what is needed for class preparation.

At this time we ask that you bring a check to the class to make payment.

We are pleased to offer the following classes and studio time:

Making Art Together (Open Studio)

Every Thursday, 10am-1pm

Photography Fundamentals

October 14 or 15 (two date options)

1:30pm - 3:30pm 

with Sheen Watkins

Members $25.00   

Non-Members $35.00

Drawing Class

October 23, 24 & 25

10am - 2pm 

with Denice Goldschmidt

Members $100.00   

Non-Members $120.00


- Strathmore Newsprint pad - size 18" x 24" Be sure it is rough

  It must be this size (no smaller)

- Sketch pad. Strathmore Mixed Media 300 series, size 14" x 17" 

  (no smaller)

- Pencils (Derwent Graphic Pencils): Hardness sizes: 2B, 4B, 7B 

  (2 each) 

- Charcoal pencils: Hardness size: 2B and 6B (1 each)

- A red pencil - just plain, nothing fancy

- A 12" ruler

- Kneadable eraser. One. 

  With Dick Blick it is named Lyra Kneadable Eraser. 

  This is a must. It is not a pink eraser - is usually grey. 

  It can be molded and shaped and stretched to easily blot and erase

  tiny spots.

All of these items are carried by Dick Blick. 


Michaels will have most of these also. Be sure you keep to the sizes listed above.

Figure Drawing & Watercolor

November 6 & &

9am - 12pm 

with Charles Passerelli



More coming soon

Self-Myofascial Release Techniques

November 11

10am - 12:30pm 

with Karen Cross



More coming soon

Come back often to see more class offerings for 2017 and 2018

Sign Up for a Class

To sign up for a class, please complete the form below.

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Paying for Classes

We apologize, but currently the option to pay for classes on line is not operating. Payments for the class can be made at the class. Checks should be made out to the Northport Arts Association.

Please sign up for the class using the form to the left. You will receive a confirmation that your request has been received within 24 hours. If you do not receive a confirmation within that time please email [email protected] to confirm.

We will notify you via email or phone call if the class is cancelled due to minimal enrollment.