Art Guild of Tellico Village


Create and Appreciate the Visual Arts 

AGTV Instructor Classes 2017-2018

For classes taught by the AGTV Instructors, please contact the instructor directly to register for the class and to arrange payment for the class. Instructors will provide you with a supply list for the class.  AGTV classes are conducted at the Chota Rec Center in Tellico Village, 145 Awohili Dr, Loudon, TN 37774 unless otherwise noted.   All class re-scheduling and participant cancellation is handled directly with the class instructor.

Fall Classes 2017
 Artist Instructor
Contact artist for individual instruction or classes at another location
Graphite:  "Drawing Realistic Images and Textures"
There will be an exercise using an antique book and other objects to develop a personal composition. Goals of class:
- Understanding Graphite Tools and Techniques
- Building Composition and Content
- Assessing the Sketch and Value Structure
- Exploring Patterns, Techniques and Textures
-Complete a Finished Drawing
Dates and Times: Tuesdays,  October 17 - November 21, (9:00 am-12:00 N).
Location:  Chota Rec Center, Room A, in Tellico Village, 145 Awohili Dr, Loudon, TN 37774
Beginning Watercolor 
No previous watercolor experience is needed for the class but basic drawing is helpful.  Excellent background on color theory and paint application methods with small paintings produced. A supply list will be provided for registered students.  A discount of 20% at Jerry's Artarama.
A deposit of $50 required by September 1, 2017.  
Dates and Times: Tuesdays, Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10,  from 9 am to 12 N and Fridays Oct. 20 and 27 (9:30 am to 4:00 pm).

Location:  Chota Rec Center, Room A, in Tellico Village, 145 Awohili Dr, Loudon, TN 37774

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Continued Watercolor…”Negative Painting…3 ways”.  
Prerequisites: knowledge of drawing; previous experience with watercolor. Some original references will be provided.

A deposit of $50 required by September 1, 2017. 
Dates:  Tuesdays, September 26 for 7 sessions.
Time:  1:00 to 4:30 pm
Location:  Chota Rec Center, Room A, in Tellico Village, 145 Awohili Dr, Loudon, TN 37774.

Fundamentals of Digital


This beginner’s workshop is great for new camera owners and hobbyists. Learn camera familiarity, exposure techniques and good composition for picture-perfect images in post-production. A field trip to a horse ranch is included. Digital SLR camera required.



Personalized One-on-One 

Private Photo/Camera Instruction

On-going.  Contact Dennis for scheduling, length of session and cost per session.
  Determined by need of student.
Master the Art of Landscape and
Scenic Photography Workshop
Go from taking snapshots to creating photographic keepsakes. Learn how to plan for a trip, apply essential techniques for great compositions, and deepen your understanding of the esthetics and pictorial strategies of photography.
August Dates 11 & 18, 2017