Small figures in Clay with Danuta Hutchins

July 22nd and 29th - 4 to 6 PM I $45 Members/$55 Non-members

Learn hand-sculpting techniques in clay with instructor Danuta Hutchins! In this class, students can expect to create 5 to 7 small pieces from clay that feature the following techniques - Carving, Assembling and Coil. 

Please note this is a two day class taking place on the following dates - July 22 and July 29th. This class is for all ages, but minors must be accompanied by an adult.

Students will create their pieces on the first day of the class and then glaze and finish them on the final day. Pieces can be picked up at Arts on Grand following the final class after their glaze firing.

Printmaking with Katie

July 25th - 1 to 5 PM I $35

Create unique prints utilizing various methods in Printmaking with Katie! We'll utilize unique tools, such as jelli blocks, to make stunning prints that will be a great addition to your home!

Note this is a four hour class running from 1 to 5 PM. 

This class is recommended for ages 10+.

Calligraphy with Deb Yellick Manly

July 26th - 6:30 to 8:30 PM I $15 AOG Members/$25 Nonmembers

Learn the finer points of traditional and not-so-traditional calligraphy with Deb Yellick Manly. Create stunning pieces of calligraphy art with the simple tools of the mighty pen and paper!

This class is recommended for ages 14+.

Sweet Eats with Laura Bussell

Aug 3 - 2 to 4 PM I $15

Create delicious cupcakes with adorable frosting designs and details in Sweet Eats with Laura Bussell! Learn frosting techniques and simple decoration designs to make adorable treats that are not only beautiful, but tasty too!

This class is recommended for ages 8+

PiÑata Party! with Katie

Aug 17th and 18th - 2 to 5 PM I $35

Learn paper maché techniques in Piñata Party! Get messy with paper, glue, colorful tissue paper and more with Katie! Each student will learn how to make a traditional balloon-style piñata with paper maché strips, as well as the cut and assemble cardboard method to create any shape you want. Each student can expect to walk away with up to two piñatas they can fill with candy and SMASH! 

Note this is a two-day class running from 2 to 5 PM on both days. 

This class is recommended for ages 8+.

Pastel Workshop with Tom Christopher!

August 5th and 6th, 2016 - 9 AM to 4 PM both days
$100 for Arts on Grand Members/$120 for Nonmembers

Register for classes by calling (712) 262-4307, or by registering online by clicking the registration buttons below each class description.

We are fixing our classroom space!

We are in the process of cleaning/reorganizing/painting our classroom space downstairs to better provide you, the student, with a fun, clean and safe learning atmosphere! Stay tuned for progress photos!

How can I help?

We can always use volunteers to help us with projects big and small downstairs.

Redecorating / Interior Design

If you like to get messy and get things done, give us a call at (712) 262-4307!


For most classes space is limited.
To guarantee a spot, prepayment or a credit card number is required.
Cancellation is required 48 hours prior to start of class in order to receive a refund.
Call Arts on Grand at 712.262.4307 to register.

Scholarships are available; please ask.


Arts on Grand Writers Group

Dates: First Saturday of every month
Time: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 noon


Arts on Grand Painting Partners

Free informal drop-in painting group
Dates: Every Wednesday afternoon
Time: 1:00–3:00 p.m.

Tuesday 10-5
Wednesday 10-5
Thursday 10-5
Friday 10-5
Saturday 10-3
Closed Sun & Mon

Arts on Grand Book Club

Will Resume in the Fall

Next meeting:
Time: 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Book Selection:
Free—See you there! (Refreshments will be served.)


408 North Grand Avenue • Spencer, IA 51301 • Telephone 712.262.4307