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1 Day Oil Painting

6th - 12th Grades

Spend one day learning the basics of oil painting. Develop a composition, create an underpainting, learn color mixing, and apply oil paint.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYX995 02/23 - 02/23 FR 9:00AM - 3:00PM Barbour, Neal $78.00 ($70.20) Enroll Now!
1st Time Potter

1st Time Potter

Adults / 14 and Up

This class teaches throwing on the wheel. Weekly demonstrations focus on understanding the fundamentals of clay and gradually developing skills on the wheel. Students learn to make cylinders, bowls, plates, cups and altered forms. Glazing and surface decoration will also be taught.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAC015 09/15 - 12/08 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Meistrell, Adam $245.00 ($220.50) Class is Full
SP-AAC015 03/30 - 05/18 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Meistrell, Adam $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
FA-AAC016 09/16 - 12/09 SA 10:30AM - 12:30PM Cho, Andrew $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAC016 01/20 - 03/10 SA 10:30AM - 12:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAC016 03/31 - 05/19 SA 10:30AM - 12:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAC012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Martinez, Antonio $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
FA-AAC012 09/12 - 12/05 TU 7:00PM - 9:00PM Woolery, Jason $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAC011 01/22 - 03/12 MO 7:00PM - 9:00PM Woolery, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAC012 03/27 - 05/15 TU 7:30PM - 9:30PM Martinez, Antonio $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Animals in Art

Animals in Art

1st - 5th Grades

Practice drawing, painting, and sculpting your favorite animals in all their wondrous colors and forms.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYD611B 10/28 - 12/09 SA 11:00AM - 12:30PM Alldritt, Katie $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYD1116A 01/20 - 03/10 SA 11:00AM - 12:30PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYD1116B 03/31 - 05/19 SA 11:00AM - 12:30PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
Approaches to Paperclay

Approaches to Paperclay

Adults / 14 and Up

This course introduces students to the possibilities of paperclay in the ceramics studio. As a more forgiving material, students will have hands on experience in preparing paperclay, various construction methods as well as decoration techniques to create pieces. Demonstration will be given during the class, and discussion about contemporary ceramics examples.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAC022 09/12 - 12/05 TU 5:00PM - 7:00PM Xu, Shiyuan $245.00 ($220.50) Class is Full
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Art Around The World 1st-2nd Gr

1st - 2nd Grades

Explore the world through visual arts and dance over the course of 12 weeks. Students split each day between making art and learning dance or performance centered around different cultures of the world.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX312 09/12 - 12/05 TU 1:00PM - 3:30PM Alldritt, Katie $218.00 ($196.20) Enroll Now!
WI-AYD112 01/16 - 05/15 TU 1:00PM - 3:30PM Alldritt, Katie $275.00 ($247.50) Enroll Now!
Art Around The World 3rd-5th Gr

Art Around The World 3rd-5th Gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Explore the world through visual arts and dance over the course of 12 weeks. Students split each day between making art and learning dance or performance centered around different cultures of the world.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX332 09/12 - 12/05 TU 1:00PM - 3:30PM Pintore, Amanda $218.00 ($196.20) Enroll Now!
WI-AYD312 01/16 - 05/15 TU 1:00PM - 3:30PM Pintore, Amanda $275.00 ($247.50) Enroll Now!
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Artrageous 1st - 5th Grades

1st - 5th Grades

Using clay, metal, beads, polymer, wood, moldable plastic, you name it, we will create sculptures that push the bounds of imagination.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYD316A 01/20 - 03/10 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYD316B 03/31 - 05/19 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
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Artrageous 3rd-5th Grades

3rd-5th Grades

In this 3D multimedia class students will explore sculpture in many forms. Using clay, metal, beads, polymer, wood, moldable plastic, you name it, students create a variety of functional and decorative sculptures that push the bounds of imagination.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYD6111B 10/28 - 12/09 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Alldritt, Katie $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
Arts Studio 1st-2nd Grades

Arts Studio 1st-2nd Grades

1st - 2nd Grades

Arts Studio offers an inventive mix of movement and visual arts, giving students afternoons filled with imagination.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX314 09/14 - 12/07 TH 1:00PM - 3:30PM Alldritt, Katie $218.00 ($196.20) Enroll Now!
WI-AYD114 01/18 - 05/17 TH 1:00PM - 3:30PM Alldritt, Katie $275.00 ($247.50) Enroll Now!
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Arts Studio 3rd-5th Grades

3rd - 5th Grades

Arts Studio offers an inventive mix of movement and visual arts, giving students afternoons filled with imagination.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX334 09/14 - 12/07 TH 1:00PM - 3:30PM Clark, Amanda $218.00 ($196.20) Enroll Now!
WI-AYD314 01/18 - 05/17 TH 1:00PM - 3:30PM Clark, Amanda $275.00 ($247.50) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Art Lab  1st-2nd gr

ARTspace: Art Lab 1st-2nd gr

1st - 2nd Grades

Art Lab turns the classroom into a creative laboratory for science experiments that produce spectacular artwork

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX414B 10/26 - 12/07 TH 4:00PM - 5:30PM Pintore, Amanda $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA144A 01/18 - 03/08 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Meistrell, Adam $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA144B 03/29 - 05/17 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Meistrell, Adam $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Art Lab 3rd-5th gr

ARTspace: Art Lab 3rd-5th gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Art Lab turns the classroom into a creative laboratory for science experiments that produce spectacular artwork

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX434B 10/26 - 12/07 TH 4:00PM - 5:30PM Pintore, Amanda $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA344A 01/18 - 03/08 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Pintore, Amanda $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA344B 03/29 - 05/17 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Pintore, Amanda $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Digital Arts Playground  1st-2nd gr

ARTspace: Digital Arts Playground 1st-2nd gr

1st - 2nd Grades

Experiment with technology on the Arts Centers virtual playground, making art using the newest fangled gizmos.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX214B 10/24 - 12/05 TU 4:00PM - 5:30PM Pintore, Amanda $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA142A 01/16 - 03/06 TU 4:30PM - 6:00PM Meistrell, Adam $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA142B 03/27 - 05/15 TU 4:30PM - 6:00PM Meistrell, Adam $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Digital Arts Playground 3rd-5th gr

ARTspace: Digital Arts Playground 3rd-5th gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Experiment with technology on the Arts Centers virtual playground, making art using the newest fangled gizmos.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX234B 10/24 - 12/05 TU 4:00PM - 5:30PM Pintore, Amanda $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA342A 01/16 - 03/06 TU 4:30PM - 6:00PM Towle, Leah $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA342B 03/27 - 05/15 TU 4:30PM - 6:00PM Towle, Leah $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Gearheads  1st-2nd gr

ARTspace: Gearheads 1st-2nd gr

1st - 2nd Grades

Cars, robots, bikes, planes, rockets, and tools will be inspiration for paintings, drawings, sculptures, dance, and performances.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX314B 10/25 - 12/06 WE 4:00PM - 5:30PM Pintore, Amanda $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA143A 01/17 - 03/07 WE 4:30PM - 6:00PM Cho, Andrew $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA143B 03/28 - 05/16 WE 4:30PM - 6:00PM Cho, Andrew $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Gearheads 3rd-5th gr

ARTspace: Gearheads 3rd-5th gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Cars, robots, bikes, planes, rockets, and tools will be inspiration for paintings, drawings, sculptures, dance, and performances.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX334B 10/25 - 12/06 WE 4:00PM - 5:30PM Pintore, Amanda $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA343A 01/17 - 03/07 WE 4:30PM - 6:00PM Pintore, Amanda $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA343B 03/28 - 05/16 WE 4:30PM - 6:00PM Pintore, Amanda $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Masterminds  1st-2nd gr

ARTspace: Masterminds 1st-2nd gr

1st - 2nd Grades

Students explore shapes, numbers, patterns and codes in dance, theater, and visual arts.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX514B 10/27 - 12/08 FR 4:00PM - 5:30PM Towle, Leah $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA145A 01/19 - 03/09 FR 4:30PM - 6:00PM Hernandez, Olivia $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA145B 03/30 - 05/18 FR 4:30PM - 6:00PM Towle, Leah $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Masterminds 3rd-5th gr

ARTspace: Masterminds 3rd-5th gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Students explore shapes, numbers, patterns and codes in dance, theater, and visual arts.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX534B 10/27 - 12/08 FR 4:00PM - 5:30PM Towle, Leah $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA345A 01/19 - 03/09 FR 4:30PM - 6:00PM Hernandez, Olivia $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA345B 03/30 - 05/18 FR 4:30PM - 6:00PM Towle, Leah $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Science BOOM! 1st-2nd gr

ARTspace: Science BOOM! 1st-2nd gr

1st - 2nd Grades

This class uses art to breathe life into science concepts, making them come alive in exciting new ways

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX114B 10/23 - 12/04 MO 4:00PM - 5:30PM Barbour, Neal $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA141A 01/22 - 03/12 MO 4:30PM - 6:00PM Barbour, Neal $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA141B 03/26 - 05/14 MO 4:30PM - 6:00PM Barbour, Neal $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
ARTspace: Science BOOM! 3rd-5th gr

ARTspace: Science BOOM! 3rd-5th gr

3rd - 5th Grades

This class uses art to breathe life into science concepts, making them come alive in exciting new ways

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX134B 10/23 - 12/04 MO 4:00PM - 5:30PM Barbour, Neal $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYA341A 01/22 - 03/12 MO 4:30PM - 6:00PM Pintore, Amanda $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYA341B 03/26 - 05/14 MO 4:30PM - 6:00PM Pintore, Amanda $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
Beginning Drawing

Beginning Drawing

Adults / 14 and Up

This class is for adults new or returning to drawing. This class will focus on skills to train the eye and hand to transfer imagery from the real world to the page. In-class activities offer techniques that pay attention to each student's area of strength and struggle. This class is open to beginners as well as all levels of experience. Min 5/Max 12

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAD012 09/12 - 12/05 TU 5:30PM - 7:00PM Cho, Andrew $205.00 ($184.50) Class is Full
WI-AAD012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:00PM Cho, Andrew $150.00 ($135.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAD012 03/26 - 05/14 MO 7:00PM - 8:30PM Bini, Ken $150.00 ($135.00) Enroll Now!
Beginning Handbuilding

Beginning Handbuilding

Adults / 14 and Up

This course introduces students to the possibilities of paperclay in the ceramics studio. As a more forgiving material, students will have hands on experience in preparing paperclay, various construction methods as well as decoration techniques to create pieces. Demonstration will be given during the class, and discussion about contemporary ceramics examples.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC023 03/28 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
FA-AAC011 09/11 - 12/04 MO 7:30PM - 9:30PM Xu, Shiyuan $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
Beginning Metalsmithing

Beginning Metalsmithing

Adults / 14 and Up

Students will learn the basics of creating jewelry with sheet metal. We will do a pendant the first few classes that involves sawing, sanding, filing, soldering, and setting a stone. When that project is complete, students will be able to choose additional projects. Things like rings, earrings, pendants, bracelets, and small sculpture are all options to explore. Students may want to bring in small stones for first their first project. Copper and first stone provided, silver available for sale during class (expect first projects to cost $5-10 if working with silver).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAJ014 03/27 - 05/15 TH 6:00PM - 8:00PM Kimbrough, Carly $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
FA-AAJ011 09/11 - 12/04 MO 7:00PM - 9:00PM Kimbrough, Carly $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
FA-AAJ014 09/14 - 12/07 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Marable, Bailey $245.00 ($220.50) Enrollment Closed
WI-AAJ014 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Marable, Bailey $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Beginning Painting 6th-9th Gr

6th - 9th Grades

Want to draw and paint but don’t know where to start? Unlock your inner artist and explore the numerous mediums of two dimensional art. Each week students will try different mediums and new techniques to discover what best suits their style.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYX362 09/13 - 12/06 WE 2:30PM - 4:00PM Alldritt, Katie $184.00 ($165.60) Enroll Now!
Beginning Printmaking

Beginning Printmaking

Adults / 14 and Up

This course is designed to introduce students to a wide variety of printmaking processes. Students will explore traditional methods such as relief and intaglio; and also experiment with more contemporary methods. Methods covered may include but not be limited to; Relief, Monoprint, Intaglio, collagraph, Digital/Hybrid Combinations. This class is open to all levels of experience. Min 5/Max 8

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAT014 09/14 - 12/07 TH 5:00PM - 7:00PM Benedetti, Michael $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAT014 03/29 - 05/17 TH 5:00PM - 7:00PM Benedetti, Michael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAT011 01/22 - 03/12 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Torgerson, Tonja $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Bookmaking

Bookmaking

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn to make books! Students will successfully build multiple forms, from simple (pamphlet and flutter) to cloth-covered hardbound (codex), exposed stitch (coptic) and soft leather binding (long stitch). Session also includes instruction on paste paper, paper marbling and box making.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAT013 09/13 - 12/06 WE 6:30PM - 8:30PM MacKinnon, Liza $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAX013 01/17 - 03/07 WE 6:30PM - 8:30PM MacKinnon, Liza $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Brews with a Fuse: glass fusing

21+

Do you love to melt things? Us too! Learn glass fusing basics and create small pendants, key chains, wine glass charms or coasters. Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-MNMJ21 05/21 - 05/21 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Wagner, Shanna $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
Ceramic Sculpture with found objects

Ceramic Sculpture with found objects

Ages 14 - Adult

This is the usual open-ended sculpture class where anything goes, with a special option : instruction in ways to incorporate found objects into figurative sculpture (human or animal).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC032 03/27 - 05/15 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Doores, Jennifer $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Ceramic Sculpture: Draping the figure

Ceramic Sculpture: Draping the figure

Adults / 14 and Up

This class is the usual open-ended sculpture class with a special option: instruction in dressing the figure through the use of real fabric dipped in slip and/or sculpting fabric in clay.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAC031 09/11 - 12/04 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Doores, Jennifer $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
Ceramics Open Studio

Ceramics Open Studio

Adults / 14 and Up

Open Studio is for advanced-level students who want to work independently. At least four ceramics classes at the Lawrence Arts Center are required before signing up for Open Studio. Fees include equipment use, firing, and basic glazes. Participants must provide their own clay. Unless posted otherwise, participants have open access to the studio during business hours; however, scheduled classes have studio right-of-way. Students must attend a mandatory meeting at 6:30 pm Tuesday, January 16th in the studio.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAC050 09/11 - 12/09 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $280.00 ($252.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AAC057 01/16 - 03/10 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAC057 03/26 - 05/19 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Ceramics Revolution

Ceramics Revolution

Adults / 14 and Up

This class focuses on fresh, new and exciting approaches to ceramic sculpture and functional art. All skill levels are welcome. The only requirement is an openness to clay and a willingness to experiment with new ideas in ceramics.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAC024 09/14 - 12/07 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Rice, Hollie $245.00 ($220.50) Class is Full
WI-AAC024 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Rice, Hollie $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAC024 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Rice, Hollie $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Clay + Print = Awesome

Clay + Print = Awesome

Ages 14 - Adult

The LAC's 2017-18 Artists in Residence, Shiyuan Xu & Michael Benedetti, will collaborate to teach this class that focuses on effective and exciting ways to combine ceramic and printmaking practices. Utilizing the ceramic studio and a variety of printmaking equipment, the artists will demonstrate how to use printmaking processes to transfer imagery to the surface of ceramic pieces.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC022 01/18 - 03/08 TH 5:00PM - 7:00PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Clay Creations 1st - 2nd Grades

Clay Creations 1st - 2nd Grades

1st - 2nd Grades

Students develop their unique artistic style while gaining an understanding of the fundamentals for working with clay.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYC114B 10/23 - 12/04 MO 4:00PM - 5:30PM Cho, Andrew $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
SP-AYC142B 03/26 - 05/14 MO 4:00PM - 5:30PM Cho, Andrew $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
Clay Creations 3rd-5th gr

Clay Creations 3rd-5th gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Students develop their unique artistic style while gaining an understanding of the fundamentals for working with clay.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYC434B 10/26 - 12/07 TH 4:00PM - 5:30PM Cho, Andrew $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYC341 01/16 - 03/06 TU 4:00PM - 5:30PM Cho, Andrew $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYC341 03/27 - 05/15 TU 4:00PM - 5:30PM Cho, Andrew $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
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Clay Sculpting

6th - 12th Grades

In this class we will introduce wedging, centering, and throwing on the wheel. Starting with cylinders we will expand into making pots, cups, bowls, and and the skills you will need to take your clay work to the next level. Practice, practice, practice makes many clay pieces.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYC633B 03/28 - 05/16 WE 2:00PM - 4:00PM Cho, Andrew $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
Darkroom Photography

Darkroom Photography

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn fundamentals of darkroom photography from processing film to developing prints. Increase knowledge using various darkroom techniques including multiple exposures, solarization, photograms, reversals, and toning. Bring a manually adjustable 35mm single lens reflex camera and provide your own film and paper. Chemicals are supplied and access to lab outside of class is available. Cameras also available for loan. Min 5/Max 10

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAH014 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAH014 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
FA-AAH034 09/14 - 12/07 TH 7:30PM - 9:30PM Romanishin, Jason $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
Darkroom Photography 6th-12th

Darkroom Photography 6th-12th

6th - 12th Grades

Explore film photography in this hands on class that combines art, technology, history, and science. Students will learn the basics of 35mm photography including composition and camera mechanics, film development, and darkroom printing. Film, chemicals, and paper provided. Students may need their own 35mm camera, but the LAC does have some, so inquire when enrolling. You will walk away with several of your own prints!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYG643 03/27 - 05/15 TU 4:00PM - 5:30PM Dean, Ann $151.00 ($135.90) Enroll Now!
Documentary Filmmaking

Documentary Filmmaking

6th - 12th Grades

All skill levels are welcome in this class that will bring you through all stages of making your very own documentary. Learn how to storyboard, plan, and execute your documentary with the technical skills gleaned from hands on experience. Interview local sources, set up shots complete with lighting and sound, and finish it all in our editing suite.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYD611A 01/18 - 03/08 MO 4:00PM - 6:00PM Joler, Alec $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
Drawing and Painting 1st - 2nd Grades

Drawing and Painting 1st - 2nd Grades

1st - 2nd Grades

Students discover their unique artistic style while learning the fundamentals of drawing and painting.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYD414B 10/26 - 12/07 TH 4:00PM - 5:30PM Alldritt, Katie $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYD144 01/16 - 03/06 TU 4:30PM - 6:00PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYD144 03/27 - 05/15 TU 4:30PM - 6:00PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
Drawing and Painting 3rd - 5th Grades

Drawing and Painting 3rd - 5th Grades

3rd - 5th Grades

Students discover their unique artistic style while learning the fundamentals of drawing and painting.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYD334B 10/25 - 12/06 WE 4:00PM - 5:30PM Alldritt, Katie $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
WI-AYD343 01/18 - 03/08 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYD343 03/29 - 05/17 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
Drawing II

Drawing II

Adults / 14 and Up

This class builds on the fundamental concepts covered in beginning drawing. Explore, experiment, and expand your drawing skills through a range of drawing media.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAD023 09/13 - 12/06 WE 7:00PM - 8:30PM Bini, Ken $205.00 ($184.50) Enrollment Closed
Drawing Practice

Drawing Practice

Adults / 14 and Up

The more you draw, the better you get. Practice using a sketchbook as a tool to generate and gather ideas for use across disciplines. Drawing exercises in this class are for beginners to gain confidence as they develop new skills and learn to love drawing.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAD011 09/11 - 12/04 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Jost, Lora $240.00 ($216.00) Class is Full
Drawing Stories

Drawing Stories

Ages 14 - Adult

This beginning-level class will use drawing and visual note-taking to explore place, experience, memory, and imagination towards storyboarding for comics or graphic novels.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAD021 03/26 - 05/14 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Jost, Lora $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Etching

Etching

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn how to create elegant prints using this printmaking technique based on the same principles as engraving. This course will cover the basic and contemporary methods of intaglio style printmaking with an emphasis on green processes. The use of digital tools to create imagery will also be covered.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAT021 09/11 - 12/04 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Benedetti, Michael $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
Experimental Drawing

Experimental Drawing

Ages 14 - Adult

Its all about line in this one-day drawing workshop. Students experiment with a variety of methods to unlock their creativity and produce several 2D pieces. The methods are unconventional, but will push students to unlock their creativity to create artwork with unlimited potential.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYX6995 03/09 - 03/09 FR 9:00AM - 3:00PM Cho, Andrew $78.00 ($70.20) Enroll Now!
SP-AAD033 03/28 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 8:30PM Smith, Kent $155.00 ($139.50) Enroll Now!
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Family Drawing

1st Grade & Up

Parents and children have fun drawing together! Get creative as you explore conte crayon, pencil, ink, marker, charcoal and more. Enrollment covers one adult and one child, 1st-5th grade.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYF144 01/18 - 03/08 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Bunkers, Traci $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
SP-AYF144 03/29 - 05/17 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Cho, Andrew $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
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Family Pottery

K - 6th

Parents and children work together to make imaginative clay projects on the wheel and with their hands. Enrollment fee covers one parent and one child.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYC6139B 10/28 - 12/09 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Cho, Andrew $154.00 ($139.60) Enroll Now!
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Family Pottery

1st Grade & Up

Parents and children work together to make imaginative clay projects on the wheel and with their hands. Enrollment fee covers one parent and one child, 1st-5th grade.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYC196 01/20 - 03/10 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Cho, Andrew $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
SP-AYC196 03/31 - 05/19 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Cho, Andrew $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
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Family Printmaking

3rd - 5th Grades

Parents and children work together to carve blocks, roll ink, and make multiples on fabric and paper. Enrollment fee covers one parent and one child.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYP234B 10/24 - 12/05 TU 4:00PM - 5:30PM Alldritt, Katie $154.00 ($138.60) Enroll Now!
Fashion Design 3rd-5th

Fashion Design 3rd-5th

3rd - 5th Grades

Learn the basics including sketching, sewing, draping, serging, patterning, and prototyping as you create wearable artwork.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYJ344 01/17 - 03/07 WE 3:00PM - 5:00PM Stueve, Jill $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
FA-AYJ134B 10/23 - 12/04 MO 4:00PM - 6:00PM Stueve, Jill $140.00 ($126.00) Enroll Now!
Felting

Felting

Adults / 14+

Learn how to create colorful 2-dimensional and sculptural, felted items out of wool using the wet felting technique. Using dyed wool as the paint, we'll create felted pictures, wall hangings and 3-dimensional items that are functional or purely artistic. Embellishing the finished pieces with decorative stitching and needle felting will also be covered. No experience necessary. Go to TraciBunkers.com for more information.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAF014 01/18 - 03/08 TH 6:30PM - 8:30PM Bunkers, Traci $170.00 ($153.00) Enroll Now!
Filmmaking

Filmmaking

6th - 12th Grades

Turn your adventurous imagination into a reality, making a movie alongside friends and filmmaker Brandon Keenan! Students learn how to storyboard, script, design, direct, act, shoot, and edit.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYD164B 10/26 - 12/07 TH 4:00PM - 6:00PM Joler, Alec $125.00 ($122.40) Enroll Now!
Filmmaking 3rd-5th Gr

Filmmaking 3rd-5th Gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Turn your adventurous imagination into a reality, making a movie alongside friends and filmmaker Brandon Keenan! Students learn how to storyboard, script, design, direct, act, shoot, and edit.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYD134B 10/23 - 12/04 MO 4:30PM - 6:00PM Keenan, Brandon $109.00 ($98.10) Enroll Now!
Filmmaking 3rd-5th Gr

Filmmaking 3rd-5th Gr

3rd - 5th Grades

Turn your adventurous imagination into a reality, making a movie alongside friends and filmmaker Brandon Keenan! Students learn how to storyboard, script, design, direct, act, shoot, and edit.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYX344A 01/22 - 03/12 MO 4:00PM - 6:00PM Keenan, Brandon $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
From Nature to Clay

From Nature to Clay

Ages 14 - Adult

Nature provides infinite inspirations for people to create artworks. This course focuses on turning natural elements into ceramic works. Students will explore forms, textures, surface and content based on natural elements to create either functional or sculptural pieces. Demonstration will be given during the class, and discussion about historical and contemporary ceramics examples.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC021 03/26 - 05/14 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Adults / 14 and Up

This class will introduce the basics of painting with oil paints. Students will learn about the basic tools, chemistry, and control of the paint with fundamental exercises that are of value to beginning and experienced artists alike. Learn how to develop paintings incorporating lessons in composition, focus and color. Basic supplies will be provided. Note: A familiarity with drawing skills is recommended but not required.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAP016 09/16 - 12/09 SA 10:00AM - 12:00PM Bini, Ken $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Adults / 14+

This class will introduce the basics of painting with oil paints. Students will learn about the basic tools, chemistry, and control of the paint with fundamental exercises that are of value to beginning and experienced artists alike. Learn how to develop paintings incorporating lessons in composition, focus and color. Basic supplies will be provided. Note: A familiarity with drawing skills is recommended but not required.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAP026 01/20 - 03/10 SA 10:00AM - 12:00PM Bini, Ken $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAP026 03/31 - 05/19 SA 10:00AM - 12:00PM Bini, Ken $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Guerilla Art Spring Break Camp 1st - 2nd Grades

Guerilla Art Spring Break Camp 1st - 2nd Grades

1st - 2nd Grades

A guerrilla artist inspires others through the creation of temporary, public art in unexpected places. Guerrilla art adds to the cultural landscape of an area and creates a sense of community in a neighborhood. This class introduces students to the methods and ideas behind guerrilla art and help students exercise getting their ideas out into the world. No supplies needed, just bring your sense of humor, curiosity, and inventiveness.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYX191 03/19 - 03/23 MO TU WE TH FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Barbour, Neal $232.00 ($208.80) Enroll Now!
Guerilla Art Spring Break Camp 3rd - 5th Grades

Guerilla Art Spring Break Camp 3rd - 5th Grades

3rd - 5th Grades

A guerrilla artist inspires others through the creation of temporary, public art in unexpected places. Guerrilla art adds to the cultural landscape of an area and creates a sense of community in a neighborhood. This class introduces students to the methods and ideas behind guerrilla art and help students exercise getting their ideas out into the world. No supplies needed, just bring your sense of humor, curiosity, and inventiveness.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYX391 03/19 - 03/23 MO TU WE TH FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Towle, Leah $232.00 ($208.80) Enroll Now!
Handbuilt Function

Handbuilt Function

Ages 14 - Adult

Learn how to design paper stencils to create and fold functional forms out of clay. The stencils will also be used to explore surface techniques.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC025 01/19 - 03/09 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Meistrell, Adam $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Handdrawn Animation

6th - 12th Grades

Bring your drawings to life. Use handrawn illustration techniques to make your own short animation.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYG622A 01/18 - 03/08 TH 4:00PM - 6:00PM Keenan, Brandon $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
Imaginative Drawing

Imaginative Drawing

Adults / 14+

This beginning-level drawing class will guide students in using both traditional and unorthodox drawing techniques and materials to produce inventive drawings. We will sketch, doodle, write, and even drive into our drawings using expansive mark-making methods and explore what a "worked" drawing is. A sketchbook will be provided for each student. No previous experience necessary.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAD031 01/22 - 03/12 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Jost, Lora $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Improv Your Way Through Anything

Improv Your Way Through Anything

Adults

Need more fun in your life? Want a space where being silly is approved? Come play classic theatre and comedy tv games that tease your brain and challenge your spontaneity. Expand your comfort zone in a class that is the opposite of serious.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAZ14 09/14 - 12/07 TH 6:00PM - 7:00PM Towle, Leah $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Intro to Digital Photography

Intro to Digital Photography

Adults / 14 and Up

Take better pictures, develop your photographic technique and learn more about your digital SLR in this beginning class that explores basic camera function, light, composition, and exposure.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAL011 02/05 - 03/12 MO 7:00PM - 9:00PM Dean, Ann $130.00 ($117.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAL011 03/26 - 05/14 MO 7:00PM - 9:00PM Dean, Ann $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
Introduction to Painting

Introduction to Painting

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn the basics of painting from composition and color theory to paint application, and build familiarity with the medium of paint. The first day of class will address terms and needed materials and a look at the current exhibitions.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAP012 09/12 - 12/05 TU 7:30PM - 9:30PM Romanishin, Jason $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAP012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 7:30PM - 9:30PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAP012 03/27 - 05/15 TU 7:30PM - 9:30PM Romanishin, Jason $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Inventor Grrrls

6th - 9th Grades

Conceive, invent, and create different projects with other young girl inventors in this Design/Build Workshop class. Building off STEM concepts, Inventor Grrls will make artwork and prototypes that involve expanded media, cutting edge technology, and experimental processes. This group will devise solutions to community problems as well as realize ideas and designs of their own. There is no limit beyond your imagination!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYC613 01/22 - 05/14 MO 3:30PM - 6:00PM Hernandez, Olivia $252.00 ($226.80) Enroll Now!
Jewelry Design

Jewelry Design

Adults / 14 and Up

Learn techniques to make quality jewelry pieces working in copper, brass & sterling silver. Students will refine techniques such as sawing, filing, drilling, soldering, forming & stone setting. Each class will involve a new project, while allowing plenty of time to work on your own designs. Focus of the class will be on producing basic jewelry pieces- rings, chains, earrings & pendants. Materials will be available for purchase. Some basic understanding of metal work is helpful. Min 5/Max 14

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAJ013 09/13 - 12/06 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $300.00 ($270.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AAJ023 01/17 - 03/07 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAJ023 03/28 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Jump Start your Novel

Jump Start your Novel

Ages 14 - Adult

Get the ideas brewing in your head on to the page! Wherever you are in the process, join us to examine the choices every writer has when facing the blank page. We'll explore topics such as plot, characters, point of view and setting.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAW016 02/24 - 02/24 SA 1:00PM - 5:00PM Krause, Molly $38.00 ($34.20) Enroll Now!
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Kinetic Kids 1st - 2nd Grades

1st - 2nd Grades

Get ready to move! We'll look at motion and forces as we create kinetic works of art in both performance and sculpture. Fidget cubes, interconnected machines, tiny customized vehicles, and more.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYX195 02/16 - 02/16 FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Barbour, Neal $71.00 ($63.90) Enroll Now!
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Kinetic Kids 3rd - 5th Grades

3rd - 5th Grades

Get ready to move! We'll look at motion and forces as we create kinetic works of art in both performance and sculpture. Fidget cubes, interconnected machines, tiny customized vehicles, and more.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYX395 02/16 - 02/16 FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Pintore, Amanda $71.00 ($63.90) Enroll Now!
Letterpress

Letterpress

Adults / 14 and Up

If you like the written word and making images, this class gives you a chance to combine the two. Tim O'Brien will teach how to design, set and print type to create stationery, business cards and broadsheets, or the student's own project.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAT024 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM O'Brien, Tim $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
FA-AAT034 09/14 - 12/07 TH 7:30PM - 9:30PM O'Brien, Tim $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAT024 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:30PM - 9:30PM O'Brien, Tim $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Life Drawing and Anatomy for the Artist

Life Drawing and Anatomy for the Artist

Adults / 18+

Students learn to draw the human figure working from a live model. Instructor will focus on developing skill in a variety of drawing media. Open to all levels. Students will need to purchase basic drawing supplies. Must be at least 18 to enroll. No photographic devices allowed.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAD024 09/14 - 12/07 TH 7:00PM - 9:30PM Ridgway, Jeff $280.00 ($252.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AAD024 01/18 - 03/08 TH 7:00PM - 9:30PM Ridgway, Jeff $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAD024 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:30PM Ridgway, Jeff $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
Majolica

Majolica

Ages 14 - Adult

What do you do when you don't know how to make porcelain and all your clay is red? Why, invent a thick white glaze to cover it up! Italy's answer to China's porcelain monopoly, majolica provides a warm white surface which begs for pattern and imagery. Come explore this popular lowfire surface and let the paintings flow!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC026 01/20 - 03/10 SA 2:30PM - 4:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Making History in Clay

Making History in Clay

Adults / 14 and Up

In the second week of the class, we will take a field trip to the Nelson-Atkins Museum in Kansas City. Students will select a piece from the collection for duplication. For the remainder of the session, the instructor will provide the students with one-on-one assistance with the goal of replicating the original work and the processes behind its fabrication. Some handbuilding experience recommended.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAC026 09/16 - 12/09 SA 2:30PM - 4:30PM Cho, Andrew $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
Metals Open Studio

Metals Open Studio

Adults / 14 and Up

Use this time to create your own work outside of a rigid class style. An instructor will be on hand to help with technical guidance & have supplies available for purchase. Demos can be done on advanced techniques & tools. You must have prior metals experience to enroll.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAJ053 09/13 - 12/06 WE 5:30PM - 7:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $255.00 ($229.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAJ053 01/17 - 03/07 WE 5:30PM - 7:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAJ053 03/28 - 05/16 WE 5:30PM - 7:00PM Sudlow, Rachael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Monoprint

Monoprint

Adults / 14+

Monotype is a printmaking process through which one-of-a-kind works are created by transferring ink from plate to paper through the use of a high-pressured etching press. We will explore different methods of image making utilizing this process while learning how to incorporate collage, drawing, chine collé, and other techniques to enhance the works. All experience levels encouraged to participate in this highly forgiving, flexible and personal process.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAT016 03/30 - 05/18 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Bullock, Eliza $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Monster Movies

3rd - 5th Grades

Design a set, costumes, creature, and plot for your very own monster movie. Work with other students to create a fun, short feature.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYX344B 03/26 - 05/14 MO 4:00PM - 6:00PM Keenan, Brandon $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
Moods of Poetry

Moods of Poetry

Ages 14 - Adult

Celebrate Poetry Month with a workshop for veteran poets, beginners, and readers of poetry. Writing begins with a mood. This workshop explains how to fit the mysterious emotional energy to verse. Quick anger calls for short poems with short, tense lines. Nature poetry lends itself to rambling odes. Learn best practices and traditions from a master poet. Students will examine examples and write drafts in class. Optional sharing and critiques. The class includes the book Moods in Poetry: A Guidebook for Writers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAW036 04/28 - 04/28 SA 1:00PM - 4:00PM Low, Denise $45.00 ($40.50) Enroll Now!
Mosaics

Mosaics

Adults / 14 and Up

Beginning glass mosaic class where students can choose from a variety of projects and designs.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAJ026 11/11 - 12/09 SA 9:00AM - 11:00AM Wagner, Shanna $100.00 ($90.00) Enroll Now!
Mudpie Madness 1st-5th gr

Mudpie Madness 1st-5th gr

1st - 5th Grades

Students will discover the magical qualities of clay to make handbuilt forms, bowls, creatures and anything else they can imagine while developing technical skills.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYC631B 10/28 - 12/09 SA 1:00PM - 2:00PM Alldritt, Katie $92.00 ($82.80) Enroll Now!
Mudpie Madness 1st-5th gr

Mudpie Madness 1st-5th gr

1st - 5th Grades

Students will discover the magical qualities of clay to make handbuilt forms, bowls, creatures and anything else they can imagine while developing technical skills.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYC116 01/20 - 03/10 SA 1:00PM - 2:00PM Cho, Andrew $114.00 ($102.60) Enroll Now!
SP-AYC116 03/31 - 05/19 SA 1:00PM - 2:00PM Cho, Andrew $114.00 ($102.60) Enroll Now!
Needle Felting

Needle Felting

Adults / 14 and Up

Bring felting to life. Create creatures, flowers, and embellishments with needle felted forms! Open to all levels.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAX034 10/26 - 12/07 TH 6:30PM - 8:30PM Bunkers, Traci $135.00 ($121.50) Enrollment Closed
Non-Representational Painting

Non-Representational Painting

Ages 14 - Adult

Using various subject models and techniques, students will explore non-representational painting techniques. The course will concentrate on expressive interpretations of the human figure, still life, nature, color and form, as well as study various contemporary and historical abstract artists as they apply to the week's project. All levels welcome.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAP013 01/17 - 03/07 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Bini, Ken $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Open Model

Open Model

Adults / 18+

You will have the opportunity to draw from the model each week using your choice of media. The models will do quick gesture poses at the beginning of each session and then a longer pose for the group. This class is not for beginners. Enrollees must provide their own art supplies. Must be 18 to enroll. Photographic devices not allowed. Students who enroll in Life Drawing receive a 50% discount on Open Model class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAD037 09/10 - 12/03 SU 1:00PM - 3:00PM Ridgway, Jeff $265.00 ($238.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AAD117 01/21 - 03/11 SU 1:00PM - 3:00PM Ridgway, Jeff $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAD117 03/25 - 05/20 SU 1:00PM - 3:00PM Ridgway, Jeff $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Open Studio: Oil Media w/ Louis

Open Studio: Oil Media w/ Louis

Adults / 14 and Up

This open studio is for self-directed students and artists of all skill levels working with oil based media. All styles of painting and drawing are welcome. Lively discussions about the art world will likely occur! Louis will meet with students individually to offer guidance and occasionally give demonstrations. Open Studio students should bring their own materials.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAP054 10/05 - 11/30 TH 10:00AM - 12:00PM Copt, Louis $230.00 ($207.00) Enrollment Closed
Open Studio: Oil Media w/ Louis

Open Studio: Oil Media w/ Louis

Adults / 14+

This open studio is for self-directed students and artists of all skill levels working with oil based media. All styles of painting and drawing are welcome. Lively discussions about the art world will likely occur! Louis will meet with students individually to offer guidance and occasionally give demonstrations. Open Studio students should bring their own materials.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAP032 03/27 - 05/15 TU 10:00AM - 12:00PM Copt, Louis $230.00 ($207.00) Enroll Now!
Open Studio: Water Media w/ Louis

Open Studio: Water Media w/ Louis

Adults / 14 and Up

This open studio is for self-directed students and artists of all skill levels working with water based media. All styles of painting and drawing are welcome. Lively discussions about the art world will likely occur! Louis will meet with students individually to offer guidance and occasionally give demonstrations. Open Studio students should bring their own materials.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAP052 10/03 - 11/28 TU 10:00AM - 12:00PM Copt, Louis $230.00 ($207.00) Enroll Now!
Open Studio: Water Media w/ Louis

Open Studio: Water Media w/ Louis

Ages 14 - Adult

This open studio is for self-directed students and artists of all skill levels working with water based media. All styles of painting and drawing are welcome. Lively discussions about the art world will likely occur! Louis will meet with students individually to offer guidance and occasionally give demonstrations. Open Studio students should bring their own materials.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAP031 03/26 - 05/14 MO 10:00AM - 12:00PM Copt, Louis $230.00 ($207.00) Enroll Now!
Paper Clay

Paper Clay

Ages 14 - Adult

This course introduces students to the possibilities of paperclay in the ceramics studio. As a more forgiving material, students will have hands on experience in preparing paperclay, various construction methods as well as decoration techniques to create pieces. Demonstration will be given during the class, and discussion about contemporary ceramics examples.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAC023 01/17 - 03/07 WE 7:00PM - 9:00PM Xu, Shiyuan $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Photoshop for Artists

Ages 14 - Adult

Many artists use a version of Adobe Photoshop to correct photographs and use them for painting reference, but most do not know how professional photographers use Photoshop to quickly re-paint and manipulate their photographs to achieve artistic results. John read every Photoshop book out there, but it wasn't until he studied with professional photographers that he understood how to use the powerful painting tools in the program. In this in-depth survey, he will show you the fast and easy way to repaint your photos to reflect your artistic vision. Plain English - no tech jargon.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAL022 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Hulsey, John $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
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Pinot and Paint: abstraction

21+

Create your own Rothko-esque painting in this delightful evening with Louis. Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-MNMP11 04/16 - 04/16 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Copt, Louis $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
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Pop Up Gallery 1st - 2nd Grades

1st - 2nd Grades

Two days, one pop up gallery. Students will spend time in both performance and visual arts working on pieces that will be installed into a "pop up" gallery. This includes drawing, painting, sculpture, movement, video, and anything their imaginations can conceive and create.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYX194 02/22 - 02/23 TH FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Barbour, Neal $126.00 ($113.40) Enroll Now!
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Pop Up Gallery 3rd - 5th Grades

3rd - 5th Grades

Two days, one pop up gallery. Students will spend time in both performance and visual arts working on pieces that will be installed into a "pop up" gallery. This includes drawing, painting, sculpture, movement, video, and anything their imaginations can conceive and create.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYX394 02/22 - 02/23 TH FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Pintore, Amanda $126.00 ($113.40) Enroll Now!
Pop-up Paper Sculpture

Pop-up Paper Sculpture

Adults / 14 and Up

Experimenting with pop-up book structures and paper cutting processes, this class interlaces two paper based traditions into complimentary forms. Students will create pop-up structures and learn basic kirigami and paper cutting/folding traditions and techniques.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAX012 03/27 - 05/15 TU 6:30PM - 8:30PM Kelly, Alicia $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Print to 3D

Print to 3D

Ages 14 - Adult

This course will focus on the creative process after material has been printed. Students will explore the potential of combining three dimensional construction and printmaking in order to create sculptural forms. Screenprinting and relief printmaking will be introduced and students will learn how these processes can be used to engage space using paper, cardboard, plywood, and found objects.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAT022 03/27 - 05/15 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Benedetti, Michael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Printmaking Open Studio

Printmaking Open Studio

Adults / 14 and Up

This studio class is for experienced printmakers interested in working independently. At least four printmaking classes at the Lawrence Arts Center are required before signing up for Open Studio. Fee includes equipment use, solvents and tools. Participants must provide their own paper and inks. Participants have access during the times the studio is open, but the scheduled classes have the right-of-way. Students must attend a mandatory meeting on 5:30pm Monday, March 26th.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAT050 09/11 - 12/09 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Torgerson, Tonja $280.00 ($252.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AAT057 01/16 - 03/10 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
SP-AAT057 03/26 - 05/19 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Meistrell, Adam $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
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Radical Printmaking

6th - 12th Grades

Power to the people! Use screenprint and other printmaking processes to create stickers, poster, patches, and t-shirts that use radical artwork to make people think.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYG622B 03/29 - 05/17 TH 4:00PM - 6:00PM Keenan, Brandon $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
Relief

Relief

Adults / 14+

This course will explore Japanese hand-printing (Moku Hanga), Western press-and-brayer style, and everything in between. We will look at the history of these processes as well as printmaking artists who utilize both styles. Students will carve and print using both styles on Western rag and Japanese papers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAT032 01/16 - 03/06 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Benedetti, Michael $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Returning Potter

Returning Potter

Adults / 14+

Refine your technique and achieve new goals. This class will review the basics then incorporate advanced work such as lidded vessels, pulled handles, and assembling separate components.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAC026 03/31 - 05/19 SA 2:30PM - 4:30PM Cho, Andrew $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Screenprinting

Screenprinting

Adults / 14 and Up

Screenprinting (serigraphy) is a printmaking method of complex stencils made most famous by the artist Andy Warhol. This course is designed to introduce students to the fundamentals and technical principles of a variety of serigraphic processes. Students will explore traditional and contemporary methods such as; drawing fluid and screen filler, paper stencil, and photomechanical reproductions such as photo emulsion and rubylith. Open to beginning and advanced students.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAT031 09/11 - 12/04 MO 5:00PM - 7:00PM Torgerson, Tonja $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
Screenprinting Structures

Screenprinting Structures

Ages 14 - Adult

Exploring the screen printing process alongside basic paper folding and cutting techniques, this class focuses on experimenting with printed paper templates that will be folded, cut and assembled to create multiple structures or a one-of-a-kind paper sculpture.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAYT012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 6:30PM - 8:30PM Kelly, Alicia $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Screenwriting

Screenwriting

Adults / 14+

Learn & explore the fundamentals of writing a screenplay such as character, dialogue, and plot structure. Bring an existing idea or create a new one while working in a supportive and collaborative workshop setting.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAW012 01/16 - 03/06 TU 7:00PM - 9:00PM Angell, Marlo $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
Sculpting Fabric

Sculpting Fabric

Adults / 14+

Gather together for an impromptu sewing circle and learn up to 12 different traditional and modern 3-d fabric manipulations. Basic sewing skills recommended, however most forms require minimal stitching and many even rely on hot glue. You will leave the workshop flush with the skills and samples to embellish and accessorize your home, your art and even yourself.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAX011 03/26 - 05/14 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM MacKinnon, Liza $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Sculptures

1st - 2nd Grades

Sculpt to your heart's content using clay, sculpy, model magic, shrinky dinks, wood, and mixed media!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYD196A 01/17 - 03/07 WE 2:45PM - 4:15PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYD196B 03/28 - 05/16 WE 2:45PM - 4:15PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
Sewing Fundamentals

Sewing Fundamentals

Adults / 14 and Up

In this class you will learn about textiles through feel and burn tests, sketch fashion outfits, create a pattern, cut, and sew your own garment. All skill levels are welcome as you work with a formally trained Fashion Design instructor.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAX012 09/12 - 12/05 TU 7:00PM - 9:00PM Stueve, Jill $245.00 ($220.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAF012 03/29 - 05/17 TH 7:00PM - 9:00PM Stueve, Jill $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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Short Feature Films

6th - 12th Grades

All skill levels are welcome in this class that will bring you through all stages of making your very own short feature. Learn how to storyboard, plan, and shoot your feature along with the help of other students.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYD611B 03/29 - 05/17 MO 4:00PM - 6:00PM Joler, Alec $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
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Six Words & Sauvignon

21+

Sipping with Six Words - Put on your writer's hat and join in the Six Word Memoir movement! Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAMW11 01/22 - 01/22 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Krause, Molly $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
Sketchbook Arts

Sketchbook Arts

6th - 9th Grades

Books come to life in this imaginative class that fills sketchbooks and journals with colorful imagery and writing. Fold, cut, bind, paint, draw, write--put your ideas down on paper.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYG661 01/20 - 03/10 SA 1:00PM - 2:30PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYG661 03/31 - 05/19 SA 1:00PM - 2:30PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
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So You Want to Blog

Ages 14 - Adult

Bring your laptop and we'll look at popular blogs as examples. The practical and theoretical issues will be discussed.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAW032 03/27 - 03/27 TU 5:30PM - 7:30PM Krause, Molly $28.00 ($25.20) Enroll Now!
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St. Patty's Sip & Sing

21+

Irish drinking songs paired with a ukulele. What's not to love? Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAMP31 03/12 - 03/12 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Bennett, Jennifer $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
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Stage Combat for Couples

21+

This introduction to stage fighting will a focus on trips, falls, punches, slaps, and other hand to hand combat... and how to do this all safely. Price is per couple.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAMP21 02/12 - 02/12 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Palmquist, Eric $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
Stained Glass

Stained Glass

Adults / 14 and Up

Stained glass is one of the most precious and revered mediums in the decorative arts. Explore fundamental stained glass techniques while creating a unique piece. Class is project focused: students will leave with a small stained glass window. No experience necessary.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAJ036 01/20 - 03/10 SA 9:00AM - 11:00AM Wagner, Shanna $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
SP-AAJ046 03/31 - 05/19 SA 9:00AM - 11:00AM Wagner, Shanna $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
stARTup 9th-12th

stARTup 9th-12th

9th - 12th Grades

Take your artistry to the next level. Develop your future as an artist with professional guidance from local artists and specialists in the field. This class for middle and high school artists culminates with gallery shows for the April and May Final Fridays in Lawrence and Kansas City. Scholarships and financial aid are available

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYRG393 09/06 - 12/13 WE 3:30PM - 6:30PM Barbour, Neal $272.00 ($244.80) Enroll Now!
WI-AYP933 01/10 - 05/09 WE 3:30PM - 6:30PM Barbour, Neal $285.00 ($256.50) Enroll Now!
Steamroller Relief Printmaking

Steamroller Relief Printmaking

Adults / 14+

Go Large. Students enrolled in this class will create large scale woodcuts. To conclude the 8 week session, students will meet on the street on the day of the Art Tougeau Parade, to print using a steamroller. Collaboration is encouraged. Team up with family and friends to create a colossal print.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAT021 03/26 - 05/14 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Torgerson, Tonja $190.00 ($171.00) Enroll Now!
Stop Motion Animation

Stop Motion Animation

Ages 14 - Adult

This class will explore stop techniques as students work collaboratively to produce a short animation.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAL013 03/28 - 05/16 WE 6:00PM - 8:00PM Hernandez, Olivia $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
T-Shirt Screenprinting 6th-9th

T-Shirt Screenprinting 6th-9th

6th - 9th Grades

Students get a crash course in the most versatile of the printmaking processes, silkscreen, as they work to bring their illustrations through the screenprinting process. Students learn the technical process of silkscreen printing and poster design while exploring their creative interests. The class culminates with a print run on t-shirts as students walk away from the course wearing their art with posters in hand!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYG264B 10/26 - 12/07 TH 4:00PM - 6:00PM Keenan, Brandon $140.00 ($126.00) Enroll Now!
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The Next Steps: Applications for Artists

21+

This artist to artist professional development workshop is geared towards those looking for opportunities to advance their careers. Each week will focus on a different topic as we work towards refining application materials for maximum impact. From sharpening your artist statement to selecting great work samples- artists of all disciplines are invited to join us for this "deep dive".

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AART051 01/29 - 03/05 MO 6:30PM - 8:30PM Strid, Kyla $130.00 ($117.00) Enroll Now!
Throw On The Wheel 6th-9th, 9th-12th

Throw On The Wheel 6th-9th, 9th-12th

6th - 12th Grades

In this class we will introduce wedging, centering, and throwing on the wheel. Starting with cylinders we will expand into making pots, cups, bowls, and and the skills you will need to take your clay work to the next level. Practice, practice, practice makes many clay pieces.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYC633A 01/17 - 03/07 WE 2:00PM - 4:00PM Cho, Andrew $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
FA-AYC362 09/13 - 12/06 WE 2:30PM - 4:00PM Cho, Andrew $178.00 ($160.20) Enroll Now!
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Upcycle Fashion

3rd - 5th Grades

Use fashion fundamentals to learn how to transform old clothes and fabric into fresh, new fashionable pieces.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYJ344 03/28 - 05/16 WE 3:00PM - 5:00PM Stueve, Jill $179.00 ($161.10) Enroll Now!
Watercolor Fast & Loose

Watercolor Fast & Loose

Adults / 14 and Up

This course is for any painters who want to explore the expressive qualities of watercolor and build confidence with the medium. Each class period, John Hulsey will demonstrate either a basic or advanced technique necessary for you to create a small painting. We will concentrate on making beautiful paintings from loose, expressive strokes and colorful washes. *Please note, a list of additional supplies needed will be emailed upon enrollment in this class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAP022 03/27 - 05/15 TU 5:00PM - 7:00PM Hulsey, John $210.00 ($189.00) Enroll Now!
FA-AAP021 09/11 - 12/04 MO 5:30PM - 7:30PM Hulsey, John $300.00 ($270.00) Enroll Now!
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Wonders of Spring 1st - 2nd Grades

1st - 2nd Grades

Welcome back Spring with a naturalist art adventure. Study flowers, foliage, insects, and animals to make a variety of nature themed art pieces in both performance and visual arts.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYX195 03/09 - 03/09 FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Alldritt, Katie $71.00 ($63.90) Enroll Now!
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Wonders of Spring 3rd - 5th Grades

3rd - 5th Grades

Welcome back Spring with a naturalist art adventure. Study flowers, foliage, insects, and animals to make a variety of nature themed art pieces in both performance and visual arts.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYX395 03/09 - 03/09 FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Pintore, Amanda $71.00 ($63.90) Enroll Now!
Writing from Life: The personal Essay

Writing from Life: The personal Essay

Adults / 14 and Up

We'll read examples of shorter forms of memoir, use prompts for in-class writing exercises and have the opportunity to workshop completed pieces. Join us whether you want to capture family stories, start a blog or seek routes for publication.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAW015 09/15 - 12/08 FR 10:00AM - 12:00PM Krause, Molly $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Writing Plot: What's Going On?

Writing Plot: What's Going On?

Ages 14 - Adult

A good story needs a good plot. True? True, at least most of the time. In this class, we'll explore conventional and innovative ways to use dreams, stakes, triggers and troubles to enliven your writing and engage your readers. Classes include discussion, writing and sharing (optional). Please bring your favorite writing tool(s).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAW013 03/28 - 05/16 WE 6:00PM - 8:00PM Wharff, Mary $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
Writing: Fiction in a Nutshell

Writing: Fiction in a Nutshell

Adults / 14 and Up

With 100 words or more, we'll focus on the fundamentals of great fiction: voice, characterization and plot development. Classes will include prompts, writing and sharing (always optional). Work on a story in progress or come find new inspiration! Please bring your preferred writing tools: paper/pen or laptop.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AAW011 09/11 - 12/04 MO 6:00PM - 8:00PM Wharff, Mary $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Writing: Kick-Start Your Practice

Writing: Kick-Start Your Practice

Ages 14 - Adult

No matter what type of writing you do, here's a chance to get inspired and practice. During the first hour, you'll get a prompt, write about it in a form you like, and then, share it out loud (if you want to). During the second hour, we'll do it all again! Please bring your favorite writing tool(s).

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAW023 01/17 - 03/07 WE 6:00PM - 8:00PM Wharff, Mary $165.00 ($148.50) Enroll Now!
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You Can Draw MS

6th - 9th Grades

Yes, you can draw. All it takes is some creative unlocking. Work to learn the basics of illustration and get control of your line.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYD264B 10/24 - 12/05 TU 4:00PM - 5:30PM Cho, Andrew $114.00 ($102.60) Enroll Now!
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You Can Paint

6th - 12th Grades

Yes, you can paint. All it takes is some creative unlocking. Work to learn the basics of color mixing and paint techniques as you explore different paints materials.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYD6923A 01/22 - 03/12 MO 4:00PM - 6:00PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!
SP-AYD6923B 03/26 - 05/14 MO 4:00PM - 6:00PM Alldritt, Katie $136.50 ($122.85) Enroll Now!