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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

May 21st – Coiled Baskets

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We will use paper bags to roll out coils of paper. We will stack and sew the coils to create a functional basket.

Teacher: Sarah Willig

May 28th – Geometric Abstract Paintings

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We will create a beautiful design using shape and color to paint.

Teacher: Sarah Willig

June 4th – Yarn Drawings

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Students will create a nature scene using yarn, glue and paint.

Teacher:  Gerry Mackler

June 11th – Masks

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Students will create and decorate masks using feathers, paint, cequins, and more!

Teacher:  Otis Sweezey

June 18th – Father’s Day Project

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Students will be using reclaimed wooden frames to create a gift for their father or grandfather.

Teacher:  Sarah Willig

 

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Paint and Party!

Join us on Thursday, July 7th for Paint-N-Party at Cleveland Heath!  From 5:30 – 8:30pm, we’ll be completing this adorable farm painting 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 7th, 5:30 – 8:30pm:  link to sign up – coming soon!

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

 

This Months Painting:  

Coming soon!

 

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!