Sketchbook Project

A GLOBAL ART PROJECT Submit your work to the world’s largest collection of sketchbooks. Where it will reside in Brooklyn Art Library’s permanent collection, travel to exhibitions across the country and become part of a massive worldwide community of creative people. Anyone – from anywhere in the world – can be a part of the…

Young Artists’ Art & Design Classes

Young artists interested in advancing their skills get to explore different aspects of art & design including; fundamentals & techniques in a fun and supportive environment. Each class is a studio session with guidance from trained instructor. * Reservations 24 hours in advance in encouraged but drop ins are welcomed. WEEKDAYS 4-5:30 PM (90 minute…

Bott Shoppe Holiday Crafty Party

HOLIDAY CRAFTY PARTY Come celebrate at this FREE Crafty Party – new date – Join us for some hot drinks, snacks and crafts in this community craft night. Invite your besties to join you and enjoy additional benefits like: 25% off all books 10% off all art supplies $5 bonus for all gift certificates $25+…

Superhero Figure Drawing

Come practice your poses, expressions and cape drawing skills, with everything from pen to graphite — but leave your Kryptonite at home! Join us at The Bott Shoppe – Studio & Store for a kid-friendly figure drawing event that is both fun and yet challenging enough for adults! We supply several types of models (some…

Workshop: Nature in Watercolor

Learn the basics of capturing nature in watercolor in this afternoon drawing workshop! Classes will go over basic coloring & drawing techniques. Taught by Bott Shoppe’s very own Laura Bott, who graduated from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. CLASS TOPICS Basics illustration & drawing techniques Understanding the use of water as a medium Coloring Techniques…

Workshop: Hand Lettering

Learn fun techniques to bring your type designs to life in this afternoon drawing workshop! Classes will go over basic typography concepts, hand lettered styles, shapes, and coloring techniques. Taught by Bott Shoppe’s very own Laura Bott, who graduated from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. CLASS TOPICS Basics of typography Understanding of type structure Drawing…

Workshop: Fashion Illustration

Combine your passions for Fashion and Art in this drawing workshop. Learn the basics of fashion illustration and bring your designs to life! Classes will go over basic ratios and shapes, color, and lines. Taught by Bott Shoppe’s very own Laura Bott, who graduated from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. CLASS THEMES/TOPICS Basic Coloring &…

Art & Craft Menu – More info

Art & Craft Menu 1 Make & TakeCome in and work on a customizable projects starting at only $5 each and most range $15-20. Great idea for parties or gift certificate for an art lover. Pick an activity Pick a level based on time Let your creativity take over!   MAKE A RESERVATION

Sketchy Saturdays at The Bott Shoppe

Come by EVERY Saturday from 12-5pm to The Bott Shoppe for an open art session and networking event. We will have drawing challenges every week, (ex. still life settings, make a portrait as an animal, or draw in a different style) for drawing practice or try your hand at our drawing cards! No two drawings…