Come Paint with Me

I offer art classes in and around Montrose. I teach art through Weehawken Creative Arts, Montrose Center for the Arts, Mosaic Montrose, and San Juan Brews. I believe that everyone is an artist at heart and my mission is to make art accessible and enjoyable  for all ages.
I approach each class with the desire to inspire and inform, while creating a platform for you to express your creativity. Art is not "one size fits all" or stagnant, but it is a way for each individual to find what speaks to them. 
My classes include how-to classes with step-by-step instructions, introduction to new mediums, and art skills and techniques classes that equip you for taking your art to the next level. I also offer private art lessons and traveling art classes. Come join the fun and find your inner artist!

Weehawken Art Classes

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June 14th 6:00-8:00 $40
Cora St. Ridgway, CO
Create a summer barn painting. You’ll receive step-by-step instructions to create this acrylic painting on a 16 x 20 inch canvas. Sign up HERE

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May 20nd 10:00-12:00 $40
Cora St. Ridgway, CO
Learn the skills and techniques to create beautiful watercolor art. I'll walk you through the steps of creating finished watercolor art pieces in a fun and relaxing environment. All materials are provided. 
Sign up HERE.

Montrose Center for the Arts


(Ages 12 – 18)
Thursday, June 16, 10 – 11:30 am
Class Fee $25
All materials included
Instructor: Anne Hockenberry
Students will learn the foundations of
drawing and painting and will explore a
variety of tools and techniques. Sign up HERE


4 Weeks July 6, 13, 20, 27,

6:00 – 7:00 pm
Class Fee $100 – includes materials
Instructor: Anne Hockenberry
Have you ever wanted to pick up painting but weren’t sure where to start? Anne will walk you through the foundations of art & guide you through the process of creating your own landscape painting. Each week, we will explore a different aspect of art and use those skills to create a finished painting. Sign Up HERE

San Juan Brews

Join me for fun and unique art classes at San Juan Brews, located at 512 E. Main St. Montrose, CO. 

Sign up HERE

Mosaic Montrose

I offer Watercolor classes and Kids' classes at Mosaic located at 21 N Cascade St. Montrose
Sign up HERE

Sign your kiddos up for Summer Art Camp HERE

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Museum of the Mountain West


Painting History for Kids


Date: Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Time: 10-11:30 am

Ages: 8-15

Materials: All materials provided

Description: Kids will learn the history of the old schoolhouse from a Museum docent, then join instructor Anne Hockenberry to be guided through an outdoor painting experience inspired by history and create their own painting in "plein air". Sign up HERE

Private Paint Parties


I offer traveling classes! This might include a Paint Party style class, a fun art activity for kids in a classroom or birthday party, or a small group painting practice and art tips. I offer 1-2 hour classes for $20-$30/person. Prices will vary depending on the project, supplies, and location. Check out my Sample Gallery for ideas about what your group might like to paint. Ask for details at


Art Tutoring

Ask me about private lessons. I am available to work individually or in small groups in my home or yours to teach art to you or your school age students. My goal is to teach art techniques and skills while focusing on individual needs and interests to bring out your inner artist.
$25/1 hour lesson with materials provided. Email me to set up your private lessons at

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