Building a Profitable Portrait Studio

Basic Studio Lighting Techniques and In-Person Sales
Coming Soon! | 10am - 4pm
$299 - Book early and save $50!

Join Certified, Craftsman, Master Photographer Charleen Larkin as she takes the mystery out of in-studio lighting to create flattering images every time. Posing techniques will also be discussed as well as how to sell your images for a profit. This class is perfect for the new photographer and includes hands on training.

  • Learn lighting that sells
  • How to pose
  • How to make your clients feel comfortable in front of the camera
  • Planting the seed for ideas of where and how to display their photographs
  • Presenting and selling your images
  • Plus much more hands on training!

Class size is limited to 12 people. Lunch is included.

Where to stay:

Comfort Inn & Suites
16 Tracy Rd, Dayville, CT 06241
Phone: (860) 779-3200

Gwyn Careg Inn
68 Wolf Den Rd, Pomfret Center, CT 06259
Phone: (860) 928-5018

Things to do:

Antiquing in Putnam
Main Street, Putnam CT 06260

Scranton's Shops
300 CT-169, South Woodstock, CT 06267

CT Wine Trail

Foxwoods Resort Casino
350 Trolley Line Blvd, Mashantucket, CT

Mohegan Sun Casino
1 Mohegan Sun Blvd, Uncasville, CT

Places to Eat:

Foods 'N Fudge/The Dubliner
165 Hartford Pike, Dayville, CT

Mexicali Fresh Mex Grill
1086 N Main St, Dayville, CT
Mexicali Fresh Mex Grill

4 G's Restaurant & Pizza
305 Hartford Pike, Dayville, CT

Yamato Sushi
729 Hartford Pike, Dayville, CT

Heirloom Food Company
630 N Main St, Danielson, CT

Ben's Beans Coffee Roasters
164 Main Street, Putnam, CT

Victoria Station Cafe
91 Main Street, Putnam, CT

The Vanilla Bean Cafe
450 Deerfield Rd, Pomfret, CT

Putnam Dining:

Black Dog Bar and Grille
146 Park Rd, Putnam, CT

85 Main
85 S Main St, Putnam, CT

The Crossings Restaurant & Brew Pub
45 S Main St, Putnam, CT

Bellas Bistro
75 Main Street, Putnam, CT

Courthouse Bar and Grille
121 S Main St, Putnam, CT

Grill 37
37 Putnam Rd, Pomfret Center, CT

Someplace Special
58 S Main St, Putnam, CT

Mileage Restriction:
Due to the competitive nature of our business, students within 45 miles of 06241 are ineligible to attend workshops at this time, thank you for your understanding.

Charleen's Portrait Studio

I believe family portraits have an important role in building family history. They are a gift you give yourself, your children and generations to come. Beautiful portaits are not expensive… they’re priceless!