Workshops with Robert Yonke are open to artists of all levels and mediums. Art organizations and groups wishing to host a watercolor workshop should send a request for topic and dates. Contact us  to request an e-packet with details on scheduling a Robert Yonke Watercolor Workshop.  Robert is also available for private and semi-private watercolor classes.  





Weekly Summer Drop-In Studio Sessions 

These are working sessions with an opportunity for us to paint alongside each other while we discuss various topics and try new techniques.  Artists of all levels are invited to attend.  Please bring your regular painting supplies.  Participants are free to drop in for any or all classes.  Space is limited.  Please call or email at least 24 hours in advance to reserve a spot. 

Deep Creek Lake, MD
2355 Turkey Neck Road
Swanton, MD  21561
Friday Mornings, 10am - 12 noon

$20 per session payable by cash or check at the start of each session. 



 Past Workshops

Nature Inspired Art Workshop:  Finding the Painting in Nature

Garrett County Arts Council, Garrett County, MD

Sun City Art Club, Sun City, FL 

The Golf Club at Amelia Island, Amelia Island, FL 

Watercolor on Canvas and Gessoed Surfaces

Western Maryland Watercolor Society, Cumberland, MD
Sun City Art Club, Sun City, FL
Garrett County Arts Council, Oakland, MD
Third Street Gallery, Carnegie, PA

Jump Start Watercolor

Garrett County Arts Council, Oakland, MD
Garrett College, Grantsville, MD
Western MD Watercolor Society, Cumberland MD
Participating Artists of the Turkeyfoot Highlands, Addison, PA


"Bob is an interesting, non-pressured teacher of high quality techniques."

"I enjoyed his laid back style of teaching; I learned to not be so controlled when painting...."

"I would literally come to this class every week if I could!"

"Very encouraging."