Berkeley Art Works Lightroom and Photoshop Workshop Saturday September 21.

The Berkeley Art Works at 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg offers “Basic Image Editing in Adobe Lightroom and Advanced Techniques in Photoshop Elements” workshop, Saturday, September 12 from 1-4pm.

Photographer Rip Smith will demonstrate the power of Adobe Lightroom for digital image adjustments and discuss using Raw format vs Jpeg format and the advantages of each. Also included in this workshop will be a demonstration of a number of advanced editing techniques using Adobe Photoshop Elements, which is the bargain version of Adobe’s flagship image editing software.

Advance registration is required by 12 noon on Friday, September 20. Details and registration information are on the Berkeley Art Works web site at:

Other workshops being offered in the coming weeks:

An Introduction to “Zentangle” drawing, Sunday, September 29 from 1-3:30, will be taught by Mary Klotz. Zentangle ® is a drawing practice that is quick to learn the foundations, which give rise to complex, intriguing images. Based on a combination of free flowing forms and structured patterns drawn with fine black markers, it is fun, freeing, engaging, and at the same time relaxing.

Watercolor Pencil workshop on Saturday, October 5 from 12:30-4:30pm will be taught by Judith Becker. Experienced teacher Judith Becker offers the opportunity to try out painting and creating with watercolor pencils. Under Judith’s experienced teaching methods, workshop participants will be able to try a variety of techniques to create beautiful works of art.

Details and registration information are on the Berkeley Art Works web site at: More information is available at or 304-620-7277.

The Berkeley Art Works is a service of The Berkeley Arts Council, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization incorporated in West Virginia working to ensure that Berkeley County has a vibrant, vital arts environment by promoting awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the literary, visual and performing arts in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. The Berkeley Arts Council is on the Web at

The Berkeley Arts Council will celebrate the grand opening of its new facility on Wednesday, August 14 starting at 4:30pm with a ribbon cutting ceremony sponsored by Main Street Martinsburg
Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg, WV