Workshops & Classes

Kathy Gore Fuss designed and built her studio in 2008 – 2010 to create a space that can offer intimate workshops and painting classes for those interested in inccreasing their skills abilities to ‘make’ and ‘see’.

Gore Fuss has extensive teaching experience ranging from college level courses to artist-in-residencies through the WA State Arts Commission.  As a dedicated artist and teacher, she is committed to offering sophisticated workshops and classes to the South Sound Area.

For more information on upcoming offerings at Gore Fuss Studio, see the calendar listings below:


  • Painting Classes
    Spring online Painting Class : April 9 – June18, 2021,  Independent Study  This course is designed for students to work on individualized projects with my consultation and mentoring. As students develop their paintings, I will give feedback and guidance, offer suggestions and forward other resources that can support and advance their individualized painting practice. The online class meets through Zoom where work will be shared, ideas are brainstormed and offer collegial support. Students will recieve assistance to set target goals for the 9 week session. Class meets on Fridays from 1:30 – 4:30PM in Zoom. Cost: $375 for 9 weeks, maxium 8 students. Contact Kathy for registration information @


  • Summer Plein Air Painting Class: Consisting of four Fridays sessions from 10AM – 1:30PM, students will work in Kathy’s backyard painting ‘en plein aire’ (outdoors) using her garden for inspiration. Tents will be set up to provide adequate socially distanced work stations. All participants will continue with the suggested mandates for safety during Covid -19: masks, hand washing and social distancing. Class dates: July 23 & 30, August 6 & 13.  Cost: $275, maxium of 6 students. Contact Kathy for registration information @