The Edwardsville Arts Center offers Camps, Classes and Workshops for all ages. Currently, we are offering the following:

Art Classes for Adults @ EAC


Landscape Painting

Wednesday evenings 6:00-8:00pm June 25 – July 30
Class fee: $90.00

Our watercolor painting class will explore multiple techniques and subject matter with beginning level painters. Watercolor paint has an inner brilliance and clarity of color due to its transparency. It is a versatile medium as well as relatively inexpensive for materials. We will explore landscapes, still lives, portraits, as well as learning about color mixing and historical watercolor painters.

Beginning Ceramics


Wednesday evenings  6:00-8:00pm  June 25 – July 30
Class fee: $90.00

In this six-week class students will be actively engaged in the artistic act of creation through the use of clay. The class will focus on the basic building techniques employed in the creation of ceramic objects. Students will start with various hand building techniques; pinch, coil and slab, in the creation of various projects, both functional and sculptural. The class will culminate with the exploration of the wheel as a tool to create functional ceramic objects, such as cups, bowls, and vases.

Jewelry Techniques for Beginners


Monday evenings  6:00-8:00pm  June 25 – July 30
Class fee: $90.00

Come explore the world of contemporary jeweler design at EAC! This class will cover a selection of basic metalsmithing techniques including: sawing, riveting, metal clay, and casting processes. Students will have the opportunity to develop craft and design skills while making functional works of art!

For further information or questions call EAC at 618-655-0337 or email the office at