Saturday Demo Series:

You don't have to sign up for Saturday Demos, just drop in between 10 and 12pm, to learn about our great products.

Each project or demo takes 15-20 minutes, and you'll receive a coupon for special: one-day-only deals!


September 23rd

Bullet Journaling


October 7th

Marabu Pastel Mousse


October 14th

Marabu Art Crayons


October 21st

Marabu Easy Marbling


October 28th

Posca Paint Pumpkins


November 11th

Block Printing


Art Class - Winsor & Newton

Winsor & Newton: 2 Great classes to pick from!

with Kristen Brown Bay Area Artist


Lecture / Demo with Kristen Brown: FREE

Saturday, September 30th, 2017 from 10am-12pm


Oil Techniques with Still Life Workshop: Fee $65

Saturday, September 30th, 2017 from 1pm-4pm


All levels of experience are welcome

All materials provided

Plus take home FREE Samples!


*Sign up for the next class today by calling Allards at 225-1500*


Artist Trading Cards - Inktober Theme: $45 - Supplies Included

with Allard's Artist Laura

Saturday, October 7th, 2017 from 2pm-4pm


Join us for our first in a series of ATC workshops! Each month, we will focus on a different theme and use different media to complete a set of ATC’s. After the workshop, you can trade your masterpieces with the other students and start a collection of unique, original works by your fellow artists.


*Sign up for the next class today by calling Allards at 225-1500*



Cat and Pumpkin Chinese Brush Painting: $45 - Supplies Included

with Hilda Vandergriff

Saturday, October 14th, 2017 from 2pm-4pm


• Learn how to paint with Chinese brushes

• Learn to paint with Chinese ink

• Learn about the variety of rice, mulberry, and Sumi papers

• Learn to paint basic calligraphy brush stokes

• Learn about ink stone and seal chops 


*Sign up for the next class today by calling Allards at 225-1500*




Join Us!

September 28

To Kick off this month long drawing event!



Then join us every week

in October for a themed

Free Demo Booth

from 2pm-4pm


October 5th

Dip Pens


October 12th

Brush Pens


October 19th



October 26th



Follow along every day and show us your drawings by tagging us on Social Media

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Past Events!

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Gamblin Lecture


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Mask Making


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Kids Classes


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Mat Cutting Demo


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Posca Markers

Monoprinting on Gel Plates: $65 - Supplies Included

with Allard's Artist Laura

Monday, October 16th, 2017 from 2pm-5pm or

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 from 2pm-5pm

Join us as we explore monoprinting techniques using the tool that revolutionized gelatin printing….the Gel Plate! This fun and relaxing method of printmaking can be used in a variety of art forms including acrylic painting, collage, papercrafting, card making and more!


*Sign up for the next class today by calling Allards at 225-1500*



Art Class - Pinata Alcohol Ink

Piñata Alcohol Ink: $30 - Supplies Included

with Maxine Fuentes

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 from 2pm-4pm


Each participant will learn the basic knowledge & skills needed to create beautiful work, and have fun creating abstract or realistic paintings using Alcohol ink. Participants will leave this 2-hour class with two finished tiles and one completed painting on Yupo paper.

All supplies are included to complete these 3 projects.

All Students will receive special day of class discounts!


*Sign up for the next class today by calling Allards at 225-1500*



Relief Printing: $65 - Supplies Included

with Linda Zupcic

Saturday, October 21st, 2017 from 1pm-4pm


This 3-hour workshop on the basics of relief printing will use rubber blocks. Students will learn how to transfer an image onto their blocks, use gouges to carve that image, then tear down paper and print an edition.


*Sign up for the next class today by calling Allards at 225-1500*




Mixed Media Layers with Acrylic: $65 - Supplies Included

with Allard's Artist Laura

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 from 2pm-5pm or

Monday, November 13th, 2017 from 2pm-5pm


Whether you suffer from ‘blank canvas syndrome’ or you want to loosen up your established style of painting, this is the class for you! Students will explore a variety of methods to apply paint other than by using traditional paint brushes including palette knives, stencils, sponges, collage and more!


*Sign up for the next class today by calling Allards at 225-1500*



Allard's Fine Pen Fair

18th Annual Fine Pen Fair: FREE

Saturday, November 4th, at 10am-3pm


Save the Date! The 18th Annual Fine Pen Fair! Once a year, our Fine Pen Manufacturers join us, bringing their complete sample cases, which include the latest releases!


Factory Reps will display their lines with the latest designs & colors avaible!


Show Specials - Door Prizes - NO SALES TAX!


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 Allard's Art Class Policy:

First come, first served!

You must register & prepay for the class in advance, as seating is limited.

You may sign-up in store, or by calling 559-225-1500

Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the start of your class for setting up and signing in.

Bring an apron!


Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations may be refunded up through the Monday prior to a Saturday class, or 72 hours prior to a weekday (M-F) class.





Annual Events:

Big Fresno Fair High School Chalk Art Contest - October 2017

18th Annual Fine Pen Fair - November 4th, 2017, from 10am-3pm

Small Business Saturday - November 25th, 2017

Annual High School Art Show - November/December 2017

Teacher Apperication Night - April 26th, 2018


Event Photos:

Allard's Art - Classes


Allard's Art - Chameleon Makers


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Allard's Art - Gamblin Demo

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Allard's Art - Mat Cutting Demo