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Gandolfo's Art Studio

220 Goodrow Lane, Sedona, AZ 86336, us

(928) 961-6535


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed

Calendar of Events

Michael Chesley Johnson April 7-10, 2020


 If you've thought about taking a workshop with me in Sedona and haven't yet, this is probably your chance!  I am teaching fewer workshops these days to refocus on my New Mexico program for experienced painters.  The Sedona workshops are for all levels and all media.  I am eager to share this landscape with you, as it has been a very special part of my life for the last ten years.  The workshop is only $300, runs Tuesday-Friday from 9-1 each day.  After working with me in the mornings, you can take the afternoon to explore or, if you wish, I will be happy to give you optional painting assignments, and I will most likely be painting with you then, too.  Don't forget that I can arrange lodging for you at the studio for only $70/night, and this will go fast as lodging is VERY limited.  Please let me know if you are interested!  Contact me at mcj.painter@gmail.com or visit www.PaintTheSouthwest.com or www.MChesleyJohnson.com

Doug Tweddale - April 2020


I began drawing and painting at a very young age. At the age of 13, I entered my first art show with a pencil drawing of a young girl playing a lute and received an honorable mention.  Since then, I have been in many shows and have fortunately won many awards.

I have made it my art practice to study with art mentors.  These mentors have helped me enhance my skills and deepen my insights towards my art.  Mentoring began with my Uncle Lester Gallagher at a young age.  Lester was a well known oil painter in northern Indiana who specialized in painting the dunes of Lake Michigan.  Since then, I have studied in oils, watercolor and for the last 30 years in pastel.  During the last 13 years, I have studied with Albert Handell, who is well known in the art world and a master painter in both oils and pastels.  Albert is a master at capturing the moment and amazing beauty of nature. I admire his work and am pleased to say Albert is my good friend.  Mentors like Albert have encouraged my own artistic vision and helped me to realize my dreams. 

Gary Jenkins and Glenice Moore - May 2020


Glenice is an internationally known artist and author of instructional painting books published by Susan Scheewe Publications. The art she produces has been reproduced on 35 Porcelain Collector plates and figurines. She is a multi-faceted artist and has been a professional artist for many years. She has taught classes through out the United States and Canada and at many major painting conventions using her Photo Realism technique on every surface imaginable. She has done portraits for various celebrities and her painting of President Ronald Reagan’s white Arabian stallion El Alamein hung in the White House while he was in office and now hangs in the Reagan’s home. Her work has been in many galleries and private collections worldwide. For information call Glenice at 208-699-0036

Stan Kurth February 11-13, 2020

Intuitive painting is the act of making marks and spreading pigment on a surface until it conveys a

Intuitive painting is the act of making marks and spreading pigment on a surface until it conveys a personal aesthetic. There is no predetermined finish or elaborate planning. My paintings are expressions of my life experience, everything which has touched and moved me along a path to the latest work. If the work fails to speak visually, no amount of esoteric rhetoric here will change it. Painting is a discipline which requires practice, passion, devotion, focus and an undying spirit of pursuing something which will never be attained.

Gary Jenkins Contact for Dates


Gandolfo's Art Studio is proud to provide accommodations for Jenkin's students. For additional information contact https://www.jenkinsartstudio.com/

Olga Abramova - April-May 2020



For more than 20 years, Olga has concentrated on working with graphic materials, with particular emphasis on pastel, charcoal and mixed media drawing. Her academic background includes a Master’s Degree in Graphic Design (teacher of art) from Moscow State Open Pedagogical University and a Master’s Degree in Textile Design (Honors Diploma) from Moscow Academy of Design and Applied Arts. The artist has taken part in over 40 exhibitions all over the world. Olga is the winner of 19th International Pastel Festival of Feytiat, France. (Award - “Le Coup de Coeur 2019”). She has received the Gold Award at IAPS 34th Juried Exhibition Albuquerque New Mexico, USA, 2019. She has won Grand Prix at the Online Exhibition of Italian Pastel Society PASIT, Rome, Italy, 2018. Olga has demonstrated the process of creating her pastel paintings at master-classes, demonstration-classes and through online courses. She has publications in the “Pratique des Arts” magazine and Pastel Journal. Olga is a member of International Art Foundation (IAF), Pastel Society of Italy (PASIT). She is an Honorary Member of Pastel Society of Turkey. She is also the President and a co-founder of National Pastel Society of Russia.

Upcoming Events

February 11, 2020

Stan Kurth - Art Class in Sedona

9am - 4

Stan Kurth Art Class

Event Details

February 11, 2020

Stan Kurth - Art Class in Sedona

Go to Stan Kurth's website to register

9am - 4

Stan Kurth Art Class


Gandolfo's Art Studio


Gandolfo's Art Studio is dedicated to providing space for artist to teach in a lovely setting in West Sedona. Space is low cost or negotiable.

Suite 1


Suite 1 has a Queen bed and sitting area. A small bath is shared with Suite 2.

Suite 2


Suite 2 has two twin beds, a large closet and access to a shared bathroom with shower. There is also a small fenced in patio suitable for a small dog.

Suite 3


Suite 3 has a Queen/King Trundle bed with a private bath, but shares space with several sculpture. Has a view of Coffee Pot and Thunder Mountains.

Suite 4


There is a small room off the carport. Access to bathroom and studio through courtyard. Overflow room only. 



Rooms are available to students attending classes in the studio at the rate of $75/night. Students share a common kitchen and dining area. There are two bathrooms. The living room functions as the classroom. Plenty of outside space with fruit trees.


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