Friday, December 16
6-9 pm
Open to the public free of charge.

Back by popular demand!

Have you ever been amazed at how differently some artists see the same subject?

Ever wonder if artists are competitive with each other?

Have you been curious about the different ways painters begin their paintings?

Join us for this free demonstration “Throw Down” with Townsend Atelier instructors Timur Akhriev and Mia Bergeron as they paint from a live model.  Watch as each artist starts, carries, and refines a portrait from life to its completion. Although Timur and Mia are friends, watch them go brush to brush for this three hour painting demonstration, filled with laughs, antics and surprises.


Our New Home, The Arts Building!

After several years of dreaming and planning, Townsend Atelier has a new home!
We spent 5 wonderful years at our location on Main Street in the heart of Chattanooga’s Southside and are proud to have played a role in the growth and renewal of this now bustling area. Leaving this wonderful neighborhood was a hard thing to do, but we had outgrown our space and needed to spread our wings.

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