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Let's Make Kaleidoscopes!

June 23 - 2 to 4 PM I $15

Learn how to create your own DIY kaleidoscope that is colorful, creative and fun to use! We'll learn how to use simple items that are easy to find and create unique kaleidoscopes that are easy to customize. Learn about the science and art of these fun toys while you make your own! 

This class is recommended for ages 8+.

Tie Dye with Katie!

July 6th - 2 to 4 PM I $15

Learn how to create your own DIY kaleidoscope that is colorful, creative and fun to use! We'll learn how to use simple items that are easy to find and create unique kaleidoscopes that are easy to customize. Learn about the science and art of these fun toys while you make your own! 

This class is recommended for ages 8+.

Pressed Flower Art with Evelyn Ruhnke

July 7th - 2 to 4 PM I $20 Members/$30 Non-members

Enjoy creating your own pieces of gorgeous artworks created from flowers! In this class, students can expect to create note cards and book marks featuring pressed flowers and leaves. Students can also create a framed piece of art if they supply their own frame. This class is recommended for ages 14+.

Learn how to make beautiful works of floral art in Pressed Flower Art with Evelyn Ruhnke!

Handmade Paper and bookbinding with Kris Hackbart

July 12th and 13th - 2 to 4 PM I $30

Create your own handmade papers from re-purposed materials and your very own hand-bound journal in class with Kris! In this two-day class, participants will learn how to create paper pulp and turn it into sheets of beautiful handmade paper. In day two's class, we will take that paper and turn it into unique journals that are perfect for sketching down your ideas for your next art project! 

Note this is a two day class running from 1 to 3 PM on Tuesday, July 12th and Wednesday, July 13th. 

This class is recommended for ages 10 to 16

Textile Camp - Dye, Weave and Knit!

July 20th and 21st - 2 to 4 PM I $35

Welcome to Textile Camp! In this two day class, students will experiment with dyeing techniques to create their own unique fabrics and yarns. Students will also create their own weaving and learn the fundamentals of knitting through arm knitting. 

Note this is a two day camp running on July 20th and 21st from 1 to 3 pm each day. 

This class is recommended for ages 8+

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.

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+.

Colored Pencil Workshop with Allan Servoss!

We are sorry to say it's true! All spots in the Allan Servoss Colored Pencil Workshop are sold out at this time.

 



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

Painting
Demo
Organization
Cleaning
Redecorating / Interior Design
Carpentry
Plumbing

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.

 
Hours:
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