Cancelled – Painting with the Plants {Cider & Canvas in the Greenhouse} Sat, April 4

Explore your creative side at Tuttle Orchards! Saturday April 4, 2020. Join us for a painting class (or two!) right in our own beautiful greenhouse during the planting season.  Get a behind the scenes look in our greenhouse during planting season before it opens to the public.

Art Instructor Jessica Green will guide participants in delightful plant-inspired painting (see below for class descriptions). Whether you consider yourself an artsy soul or a bit of a nervous newbie, you’ll be sure to have a great time. Class participants will be be treated to Tuttles’ famous apple cider and delicious cookies. Both classes are open to artists ages 12-112 🙂 Invite a friend and make it a fun memory together! Each class is $25 a ticket.

Participant can choose from one or both sessions:

Session 1: Geometric Terrarium Painting

Session 1: Geometric Terrarium Painting:   We’ll be using acrylic paint on 5×7″ canvas boards. Accents will be added using copper tape and paint pens.  Create a terrarium-inspired painting that arranges beautiful plants into a modern geometric form. We’ll start by painting various plants together and we’ll add metallic tape and paint pens to create a super chic finish. Keep it simple or make it ornate, let your style come out and your creativity come into bloom during this art class!

9:30-11:00am (1 hr, 30 mins), Adults (ages 12+): $25/ticket  

Click this link to sign up for the class.

Session 2: Simply Succulents

Session 2: Simply Succulents: These adorable little plant paintings have a fresh and modern look. Create three cute and simple succulent paintings that can be displayed as a series or give out as gifts.

12:00-1:30pm (1 hr, 30 mins), Adults (ages 12+): $25/ticket  –  ( We will be using acrylic paint on 4×4″** canvas boards to create a series of 3 paintings )  If this class fills, a second will be added from 2-3:30pm for this painting.

Cafe Lunch Hours:  join us for lunch before or after your class.  Cafe is open 10am to 6pm.  Current menu located here (keep in mind it changes weekly…this is this week’s menu not the week of the class).

Tickets are limited to first 32 participants.    Please note there is a minimum of 10 participants to hold the class.  Should we not have enough participants to meet the minimum to hold the class we will refund you for your registration.  

Classes will be led by Indianapolis artist Jessica Green. To learn more about Jessica, visit  

Click this link to sign up for the class.

**Why a small paintings?  Don’t underestimate the power of a small painting! Painting on a small surface can increase both your skill and enjoyment of painting, all the while eliminating the intimidation factor of a large blank canvas! These adorable paintings make great gifts or the perfect accent decor piece on your mantle or bookshelf.