PRIVATE ART LESSONS – Via Zoom or face to face – Acrylics, beginning watercolor, colored pencil/drawing.

click here for info Private Art Lessons – Hope in Art Studio


SUMMER OPEN STUDIO – Tuesdays at 1pm OR  Thursdays at 10am

We will meet to work on whatever you choose beginner to advanced colored pencil art, acrylic, decorative painting and beginner watercolor.  Start a new project/medium or work on something you’ve wanted to finish up.  Relaxed and fun atmosphere with instruction as you need it. 

Beginners welcome!

Call Lesley for more information 585 727 4574



August Workshops at Hope In Art Studio:
Jazzy fluid art class – $30
August 1st, 1-3:30pm
This is amazing! Using a variety of colors of your choice Lesley will walk you through mixing your paints with pouring mediums and using simple tools to create your own beautiful polychromatic piece of art. 12×12” canvas
Materials supplied
No experience necessary
Sunflower Paint n’ Sip – $40
Friday, August 20 6:40pm
Back by popular demand. This gorgeous sunflower is possible with Lesley’s instruction. She will show you which brushes to use and exactly how to load them with paint to create these beautiful petals and leaves.
10×20” canvas, acrylic paints
All materials supplied
No experience necessary
Ocean themed coaster set & canvas – $40
August 28th 1-4pm
Love the ocean? This workshop is for you. Lesley shows you how to create an ocean themed pour on one canvas and also a set of coasters.
Using acrylic paints, water and a flow medium we will create the exact recipe to make a beautiful set of coasters and then an ocean canvas painting.
Don’t miss this!
All materials supplied
No experience necessary



Lesley is the owner Hope In Art Studio in Canandaigua which is her art gallery and teaching studio.

Reigster for all classes at:

Or Lesley-Shakespeare-Brogan at Venmo

Hope In Art Studio 144 Mill St, CDGA NY


Or email

Hold your own workshop!  I come to you bringing all materials and instruction.  Perfect for birthdays, girls nights, work parties or team building. All you have to do is choose the project you’d like to paint from  You can also use my facility/studio for your paint party if you do not have space to hold one in your home.