Once Upon A Canvas is excited to introduce you to Joan Pollard demonstrating her Oil Pastel technique on Saturday May 18th from 1 to 3 p.m. Come and observe this wonderful artist and this demo is free! Call For Artists! We are looking for Artists to become Associate Members of the Gallery. We have room on our walls for you! Email Linda at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how to join us. Click this link to see images of the gallery space.
May 25 - 11am to 1pm Free demo Bahram Khamjani - Dot and pointillism technique. Dot paintings are now internationally recognized as unique and integral to Australian Aboriginal art. Pointillism is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of color are applied in patterns to form an image. More information here. Do you like to plan ahead? Mark your calendar: June 1st Tesia Blackburn the Golden Paint representative will be teaching an Acrylic Pour Class. July 13th we will have a Gelliplate printing class by Tesia Blackburn.
See the Classes page for all of the art class options.
Find Your Art
Ongoing exhibitions of paintings by local featured artists. Original works, prints and art cards of the work on display are available. We provide studio space to learn and gallery space for exhibitions. Once Upon a Canvas is a place where anyone can be inspired and enhance their love of art whether for purchasing or taking a class.
Looking for party ideas in Benicia? We supply all materials for a fun experience. Take home a painting or project you created! Email email@example.com to set it up!
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We are located in the Tannery Building Once Upon a Canvas 129 First Street, Suite J Benicia, California 94510 (707) 326-9369 Call or visit for more information
Open Tuesday through Saturday 11:00 am to 5:00 Sunday noon to 4:00 pm Hours occasionally fluctuate. Please call if you need to confirm schedules.
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