Learn the magic of oil painting with LES CASTELLANOS. Les is a traditional painter and educator in the Hudson Valley, was born in Peru and joined his family in New York at the age of eleven. A graduate of The School of Visual Arts, he has received awards from the Art Students League, The Society of Illustrators, and The Art Director’s Club. Castellanos was a guest instructor at The School for the Visual Arts and was also part of an arts program for children at P.S. 22. He is an inspired and wonderful painting instructor! We are excited to offer a series of 6 weekly classes.