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Weekly Adult Drop-In Classes

No Pre-registration necessary – come on the days you are available!

$10 per class

Ages 14 and above

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Drawing

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Every Monday from 6:30 – 8:30pm

Takes place at EAC/Edwardsville High School (Enter at EAC Entrance on South-East corner of EHS)

Taught by Emily Wetter

Students Should Bring: Sketchbook, pencils and erasers.

 

 

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Watercolor Painting

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Every Tuesday from 6:30 – 8:30pm

Takes Place at EAC/Edwardsville High School (enter through Entrance 16 on North-East corner of EHS)

Taught by Sarah Willig

Students Should Bring: Watercolor paper with weight of #140 or more.  Paints and brushes will be provided, feel free to bring your own. *All items can be found at Michael’s.

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Ceramics

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Every Tuesday from 6:30-8:30pm

Takes Place at EAC/Edwardsville High School (enter through Entrance 16 on North-East corner of EHS)

Taught by Brandy Cloud

$15 per 25lb bag of clay

Firing Fee: ¢.02 per cubic inch, $2 minimum

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Acrylic Painting

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Every Wedensday from 6:30 – 8:30pm

Takes Place at EAC/Edwardsville High School (enter through Entrance 16 on North-East corner of EHS)

Taught by Sarah Willig

Students Should Bring: 11″ x 14″ canvas or larger.  Paints and brushes will be provided, feel free to bring your own. *All items can be found at Michael’s.

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Ceramics

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Every Wednesday from 6:30-8:30pm

Takes Place at EAC/Edwardsville High School (enter through Entrance 16 on North-East corner of EHS)

Taught by Carolyn Tidball

$15 per 25lb bag of clay

Firing Fee: ¢.02 per cubic inch, $2 minimum

 

 

 

Kids’ Saturday Classes

All Kids’ Saturday Classes are FREE!  Every Saturday, from 11:30am – 2:30pm
No Registration Necessary

July 2nd – Tie Dye T-Shirts

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For 4th of July weekend, we will be tie dying different designs on white shirts. Please bring in a white cotton T-shirt or tank top to dye. We will provide rubber bands, gloves, and dye. The shirts will need sit in the dye for a few hours so we will send the wet shirt home in a plastic bag that will later need to be rinsed and washed at home.

Teacher:  Sarah Willig

July 9th – Underwater Art

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Students will be creating a watercolor portrait of themselves swimming, snorkeling, or living underwater.

Teacher:  Sarah Willig

July 16th – Matisse Fish Collage

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Students will use paper, fabric, and yarn to create a home for fish like in Matisse’s, “The Goldfish”

Teacher:  Sarah Willig

July 23rd – Dream Catchers

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Students will use plates, feathers, beads, and string to create a unique dream catcher based on the Native American traditional art.

Teacher:  Sarah Willig

July 30th – Mixed Media Food Art

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Students will use a variety of media to create a visual depiction of their favorite foods! We will look at artists like Wayne Thiebaud and Claes Oldenburg

Teacher:  Sarah Willig

 

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Paint and Party!

Join us on Thursday, July 21st for Paint-N-Party at Cleveland Heath!  From 5:30 – 8:30pm, we’ll be completing this gorgeous poppy garden scene while enjoying scrumptious wine and/or food from Cleveland Heath.  For $35, all materials are provided along with instruction from our fabulous teacher.  Great activity for a night out with friends!

Thursday, July 21st, 5:30 – 8:30pm

  • Cost:  $35 (food and drink not included)
  • Location:  Cleveland Heath, 106 N. Main St., Edwardsville, IL 62025
  • Ages 21+
  • All Materials Provided

Click Below to Sign Up Now!

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This Months Painting:  

July 21st

 

 

First Friday Watercolor!

On the first Friday of every month from 6:30 – 9pm, watercolor artist Marty Spears teaches an evening watercolor class where you can go home with a beautiful, completed watercolor painting!  Great activity for a night out with friends!

*We are not doing a First Friday Watercolor for the month of July – please check back for August’s sign up link!

  • Cost:  $25 per class
  • Date: Friday, June 3rd, 6:30 – 9pm
  • All materials provided.

This month’s project:

 

Coming soon!