Art Class Testimonials

Here’s what class participants and activities directors are saying about Elaine’s Expressions of Life art classes:

"Excellent class!  I have learned so much.  Elaine is very talented and an excellent insturctor!  I have taken several of her classes and highly recommend her if your are interested in learning Colored Pencil work."  -  Helen M.

 "Although I am not an artist, Elaine Rittler provided such wonderful step-by-step instruction and many helpful tips that I was able to complete a very satisfying finished art project."  -  Lorri S.

"They are a window of opportunity to explore the world of art...well organized...each step in creating a drawing is illustrated and explained...enjoy the challenge of trying something new" - Alden S. Episcopal SeniorLife Communities

"The best art class I have attended." - Robert L. - Episcopal SeniorLife Communities

“If you were not gifted with natural artistic skills, this class gives you a wonderful opportunity to develop them. The instructor is always well prepared and gives you specific step by step instructions and personal encouragement on all projects…and is never critical.” - Sally C., resident, Heather Heights

“Elaine does a great job teaching seniors basic drawing. She is patient, kind and very knowledgeable. They love her and look forward to her classes. They get excited when they go from start to finish with her encouragement. They are becoming successful artists with her help. Thank you Elaine!” - Yvonne Caternolo, Activities Director, Fleming Point Holiday Retirement

“Wonderful! Encouraging comments, individual help; learning the joy of colors – blending, glazing, shading, the ease of drawing with simple shapes to start from.” - Agnes M., resident, Episcopal SeniorLife Communities

“Very well organized…well prepared with the day’s lesson. Instructions are easy to follow and Elaine is always ready to help with a smile.” - Carrie Heberger, Recreation Coordinator, Episcopal SeniorLife Communities

“Elaine is very patient with each of my elders and provides positive feedback. My elders have this wonderful opportunity to express their artistic talent no matter what level of art expertise they bring to the table.” - Kim Vonasek, Activities Director, Rochester Presbyterian Home

“Enjoying very much – I am learning a lot, enjoy directions on how to use color for depth, details, shading.” - Nancy W., resident, Episcopal SeniorLife Communities

“Elaine is a good instructor. She is able to make a complete beginner like me feel positive about what I’m doing, by giving advice in a non-critical way. It is a great opportunity to try learning to draw – something I’ve often wanted to do.” - Nancy S., resident, Episcopal SeniorLife Communities

“Very informative and enjoyable…you are a great teacher.” - Alice M., resident, Episcopal SeniorLife communities

“Relaxed atmosphere - go at your own pace - no pressure, brings out sense of accomplishment and creativity…great pastime for any age or beginner…it’s never too late to learn…you’ll be amazed at what you can do with a pencil and a little color!” - Kim Rivera, Activities Assistant, Episcopal SeniorLife Communities at Brentland Woods 

“The ability to give special attention to each student – all of varied abilities.” - Norman M. , resident, Rochester retirement facility

“Geared to level of clients…the teacher, Elaine is very patient and will explain nicely what is needed … learning and keeping the mind active.” - Delores K., resident, Rochester retirement facility

“Very interesting… learning different techniques…the basics are great (shading, light and dark)." – resident, Rochester Presbyterian Home

“I think it is very good.” - resident, Rochester Presbyterian Home

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