ART EDUCATION AT THE ARTS CENTER

The Arts Center has four studio classrooms which are equipped for jewelry, ceramics, drawing, painting, photography and a variety of other enrichment activities. We offer an exciting selection of programs taught by qualified, artist instructors in a variety of disciplines.

Students must be 18 years old or older for adult classes unless otherwise specified.

For those under 18 years old please register for our youth classes.

OUR STUDIOS

Our painting studio offers classes in all types of painting: watercolors, acrylics, oils, pastels and more.  Learn to paint in the styles of various painters.  Drawing, print making, encaustic and mixed media are among the classes offered.

This studio is equipped with everything you need to make beautiful jewelry. We have all the tools to create sterling silver or copper bracelets, earrings and pendants by soldering, sawing, piercing and folding. We have currently expanded our class offerings to include enameling.

Hand building and wheel throwing classes offer a variety of techniques to learn. Project classes let you complete fun, useful items in a short amount of time. Even if you have no experience you can build birdhouses, baking dishes, garden totems and more. Advanced classes guide you through Extreme Pots, lidded vessels and Pots that Pour to improve skills and creativity.

For those under 18 years old please register for our youth classes.

The photography studio offers classes in digital, traditional and alternative processes and how to create a better photograph.

Learn how to integrate different forms of a medium into one piece of artwork. Our mixed media classes include bookmaking, collage, and assemblage.  You may create a piece using canvas, paper, crayon wax, beeswax, stencils, gesso, or photography. The possibilities are endless.