Sat, May 31 from 11am – 4pm

Learn about Opus Oaks, Clarke County’s Favorite Visual Arts Studio in the northern Shenandoah Valley.  Introducing our new Blacksmith Shop, Pottery Studio, and Gallery Space:

  • Hands-on Art Projects for all Ages
  • Art Demonstrations
  • Gallery Show and Sale Featuring Ken Walker and Malcolm Harlow
  • Wine Tasting
  • Art Supply Sale

Admission is $20 per person.

Bring the entire family to make art:
Want to try art, want to try a new art medium, want to try art but don’t have the materials, or don’t know how to get started? Come to Opus Oaks Fun on the Farm to try:

- jewelry making        
– copper forging
- collage paper marbleizing       
– stone carving
- mural painting
- pottery making

 PLUS — Plenty of food for the whole family


Come relax in the grass and listen to Local Flavor play an eclectic mix of music, from Americana to your old R&B favorites.

local flavor

Local Flavor is a collaboration of local musicians: Vic Compitello on guitar and vocals, Robert Friedensen on bass, Dave Mcfarren on sax and vocals, Bruce Morgan on drums and vocals and  Robin Braithwaite on percussion and vocals.


Demonstrations in blacksmithing, stone carving, and many other art mediums.

Malcolm Sculpture WS

Malcolm Harlow – Sculptor

Malcolm Harlow’s bronzes and stone carvings will be for sale in the gallery.  Come watch him carve stone.


Blacksmithing with Phil Travis

Phil Travis – Blacksmith, will be demonstrating  on timber frame forge with bellow


24 x 18 each panel 24 x 72 Cash       18 x 24 print Cash2     18 x 24 Comp Cash     18 x 24 print Cash
Ken Walker -  Visual Artist
, Demo & Sale of Johnny Cash series


Several local vineyards will be offering wine tastings and sales, including:



2330 Crums Church Rd, Berryville, VA 22611


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2014 Spring Classes (Mar – June)


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2014 Summer Schedule

An Immersion into Sequential Art with Eric Cherry

Dates:   March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12
Age:      11+
Time:    SAT  10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fee:       $85*

This is an exploration into the work of comics and fantasy stories.  We will take a look at the history and trends while asking ourselves, “What story will we tell today?”  Each person will create a story board and work on illustrations, layout, logos, characters, and color.  *There is an additional $10.00 materials fee payable to the instructor at the first class. 

Registration only through Opus Oaks
Click button below to register, or, stop by in person at the Studio 109 First Street, Berryville, VA.


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For more information, contact or phone 540-955-4226

Winter Classes – Next session begins week of March 6th

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Opus Oaks will be offering another Free workshop this winter.

Try Your Hand at Art Workshop

Activity #:       Date:              Day:    Age:      Time:                 Fee:

250216G         2/11                 TU       8+        6-8PM                 Free

Instructors:   Opus Oaks teaching staff

Location: Studio @ 109 First Street, Berryville VA

Want to try art, want to try a new art medium, want to try art but don’t have the materials, or don’t know how to get started? Bring the entire family to learn about various art techniques including drawing, painting, and/or sculpture without investing in the cost of materials. All materials provided.

How to Register

Go to the Classes & Workshops page to view the schedule and register online 24/7 using PayPal (and pay with PayPal or a credit card) OR Register through the Clarke County Parks and Recreation Department. You may call, mail, fax, or stop in at the CCP&R office in Berryville. Phone: 540-955-5140 • Fax: 540-955-4049 or email: Website: Payment may be made by Check, Cash, or Credit Card.
QUESTIONS?  Contact Opus Oaks 540-955-4226


Special Project in Partnership with Barns of Rose Hill

Magical Christmas Pastel Painting Workshop 

Let’s take a moment to express our visions of Christmas and the Yuletide Season by creating a special piece of artwork that will hold your dreams about the holiday season.  Gale will teach children how to develop their magical ideas and the basics of pastel painting so that they can create a wonderfully magical painting for the holiday season. 

After the workshop, the paintings will be framed for the Yuletide Art Show at the Barns of Rose Hill.  The show will be up for the month of December and students will have their artwork returned sometime in January.  Parents can purchase the frames or the artwork can be returned to you unframed.

Age:  6-14 years old

Time:  10:00AM-3:00PM

Date:  Saturday, November 16th

Cost:  $45.00 all materials included except frames
Frames are $35 each.  Scholarships are available

Bring: 5 photographs or pictures about your holiday, wear old clothes.

Teacher:  Gale Bowman-Harlow

Location;  109 First Street, Berryville, VA 22611

How to register:
email Opus Oaks at
Provide  student’s name and age, parent’s names, phone number, e-mail and address by Thursday, November 14th