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Abstract Painting Workshop
ART CLASSES for all age groups

Are you curious about color theory and the Impressionist’s fascinating use of color? Or would you like to know how to create three-dimensionality in a drawing, how to successfully organize elements in a composition, or how to find a good motif for a picture? Then come take art lessons at Atelier Mimi on Magazine Street, New Orleans.

Choose from a variety of classes or mix and match your favorite techniques: pencil drawing, pen and ink drawing, acrylic painting, watercolor, collage, card making, arts and crafts, and printmaking. 

At Atelier Mimi, we look at nature, the city, and our immediate surroundings for inspiration. You get to create realistic as well as abstract works of art.

For booking inquiries, please call or email us!

(504) 533-9806

Interested in giving the gift of art?

Click here to order a gift certificate online. Gift cards can be used for purchases of original art, art classes, or rental of shared office space.

We are looking forward to making art with you!

For Adults

Enjoy learning from a local artist and experienced college teacher about the greatest masters in the history of art and how to apply their techniques to your own work. 

One-on-one or in small groups of up to five students, you will explore your own artistic potential by learning from other artists, by practicing how to look at your environment with an artist’s eye, and by playing with techniques that will help you spur your imagination. 

Creative Tourism: 
Exploring Watercolors while in New Orleans

For Children and Teenagers

Is your child enthusiastic about arts and crafts, drawing and painting? Are you looking for a new activity for your kids that encourages creative expression?

On location sketching

We offer a variety of classes geared towards a young audience.You may choose from appropriate topics, such as jungle, ocean, beach, animals, family, or self portrait, to name just a few. Your children get to work in different techniques including painting, drawing, printmaking, as well as arts and crafts. The latter are lots of fun and very popular among young children.