151-Terracotta Pot Painting

Unearth your inner artist and add a touch of natural beauty to your surroundings with our Terracotta Pot Painting Workshop. Join us for a delightful artistic adventure where you’ll learn to transform ordinary terracotta pots into personalized works of art, ready to cradle your favourite plants and flowers just in time for Spring! Draw inspiration from the natural world or come up with your own abstract designs, we will guide you every step of the way with references from our own collection to inspire you while also covering fundamentals of acrylic painting, from colour theory to brush techniques, ensuring you have a solid foundation to create your own unique designs independently. These personalized pieces will definitely make for charming additions to your home or thoughtful gifts for loved ones. In addition, connect with fellow participants who share your passion for art and gardening. An excellent opportunity to unwind, socialize and make new friends in a cozy and inspiring environment.

Special Notes

All students must comply with the Policies and Procedures found on The Center's website. There will be no refunds for students removed from class for failure to observe The Center’s Policies and Procedures.


1. Terracotta Pots | Terracotta General Pots | Cylindrical Pots
2. Set of round and flat 0, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 brushes
3. Painting palette or piece of cardboard covered with a plastic for acrylics
4. Set of 12-24 acrylic tube colours
5. Black Paint Markers/Black Sharpies
6. White Paint Markers
7. Tissue Paper
8. Pencil
9. Eraser
10. Tracing Paper
11. Carbon Paper


About the Instructor

Smriti Sangal

Smriti is a multidisciplinary Visual Artist and an Art Educator with a teaching experience of over 10 years with kids and adults of all ages. She has a Bachelor's in Fine Arts from Delhi University, India, and a Master's in Fine Arts from the University of Arts London. Post her Master’s she co-founded an art studio in New Delhi, India in 2015 called “Culture Chauraha” where she would conduct workshops and classes in a number of art mediums along with partnering with organizations and individuals to curate unique art experiences & commissions. She recently moved to the United States in 2023 and is excited at the opportunity to explore herself and her work in a new country.  


Class Details

March 16 - March 16, 09:30 am - 12:30 pm

Days: Saturday

Tuition: $85

Member Tuition: $60

Location: The Center for Contemporary Art

Semester: Winter 2024

Level: Adult (All Levels)

Instructor: Smriti Sangal

The Center for Contemporary Art
in Bedminster, NJ, is a popular destination for world-class contemporary art exhibitions and community-based arts education and programming.

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Bedminster, NJ 07921
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As the premier hub for contemporary art in the region, The Center offers an exceptional variety of in-person and virtual art classes, workshops, summer art camps, rotating art exhibitions, and community partnerships. 

The Center for Contemporary Art recognizes the diversity of its community’s abilities and needs and is committed to enabling all visitors to experience the benefits of arts education. Our community partnerships are designed in response to specific needs and provide an outlet for creative expression in a safe, supportive setting.

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