Adult Art

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Accessible visual arts classes and workshops for all levels and all abilities.  With a small student to teacher ratio, our Teaching Artists are able to provide a personalized experience for every student.

Don’t see the class or workshop you were hoping to find? Email us and we will work with you to create a program of your choice!

All Fine Arts Adult programs are now Buy One, Vet One. See page for more details.

Art as Therapy, B1V1 (Ages 18 & Older)

colorful streaks of paint on black Kirk T. Chaussee, Veteran and Art Therapist

Students will have the opportunity to learn how to utilize visual arts as an aid in handling stress, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress.

Register: February Session

Arts & Business, B1V1 (Ages 18 & Older)

Allison Bowman 2

Guest speakers will present on select topics relevant to the up and coming artist. Learn how to navigate a growing field with success.

Register: January 25 Grant Writing

Register: February 29 Marketing

Register: March 28 Elevator Speech

Register: April 25 Budget & Pricing

Ceramics, B1V1 (Ages 16 & Older)

A woman building a clay pot on a ceramic wheelTeaching Artist: Brook Griffin

Clay provides an opportunity for problem-solving and creative thinking within a tranquil and reassuring environment. You will have the opportunity to learn how to properly adhere separate clay pieces through score and slip, how to use various clay tools, and how to apply glaze to a finished design culminating in beautiful works of art ready to display!

Register: Winter Session (January & February)

Register: Spring Session (March & April)

Ceramics Date Night! B1V1 (Ages 16 & Older)

A person building a clay pot on the ceramic wheelTeaching Artist: Brook Griffin

Enjoy a special evening with your special someone as you do a one-time workshop exploring clay together. All couples welcome. Cost is per couple.

Register: January Workshop January 17 

Register: February Session February 14

Fabric Dyeing, B1V1 (Ages 13 & Older)

Multi-Colored Fabric in RollsTeaching Artist: Allison Bowman

The process of dyeing is broad as you explore different methods, materials, and fabrics to make beautiful, unique designs. This class will focus on traditional dyeing and bleaching techniques. No class 03.16.20.

Register: Spring Session

Open Art Studio, B1V1 (Ages 16 & Older)

Whether your passion is Man painting with watercolorsthe pottery wheel, oil paints, or charcoal, this weekly meet-up offers a relaxing, safe, encouraging environment for you to create in the medium of your choice at your leisure. Studio time for you, by you.

Thursday Nights, 6pm-8:30pm beginning in 2020!

This is a drop-in program for $10 per person. No pre-registration required. Check in at the front desk upon arrival. Bring receipt with you to the Art Studio.

Painting Series, B1V1 (Ages 16 & Older)

Carlos Alberto ValenciaTeaching Artists: Marcianne Wagner-Heaton and Allison Bowman

Rotating each month, you can join one or all parts of this specialized series as you dive into techniques across the painting medium. Great for both beginner and established artists.

Register: January Session Watercolor

Register: February Session Acrylic

Register: March Session Ink

Register: April Session Oil

Private Workshops 

Whether you are interested in private lessons, a private party, or a special event, we can create an art-filled experience just for you. Email to inquire.