The Washington Art Association will offer a free education open house Jan. 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Instructors from the association's education program will be on hand to offer hands-on demonstrations and discuss the classes they will teach this winter.

In addition to the current instructors, new instructors for 2013 include Diane Dubreuil, Tyler Farmen, Jack Rosenberg, Clare Lewis, Marc Chabot, Marisabel Palamino, Adrienne Abseck, Kevin Dunn and Souby Boski.

Classes are geared toward a variety of ages. For information, call the gallery located in Bryan Memorial Plaza at 860-868-2878.