Flower Power

Canceled. Ages 18+. This hands-on design class will teach basic styles and techniques of flower arranging and you’ll create a new fresh arrangement each week to take home. Perfect for your DIY wedding, upcoming graduation, or anniversary party. Class meets offsite.

Location: Flower Market,151 Main St., Springfield
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/15-6/5 Days: W Time: 6:15PM-8:15PM Price: $89.00 IDIn-district / $107.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21392 Online Registration: Canceled

Paint and Sip Party

Ages 21+. Bring a beverage and some friends to enjoy a creative night out. In this supportive low-key setting, you’ll be given step-by-step instructions on how to create your very own acrylic painting to take home at the end of the night.

Location: Alder Room at Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/30 Days: Th Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $36.00 IDIn-district / $44.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21374 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 6/27 Days: Th Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $36.00 IDIn-district / $44.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21375 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/25 Days: Th Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $36.00 IDIn-district / $44.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21376 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 8/29 Days: Th Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $36.00 IDIn-district / $44.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21377 Online Registration: Register

Lavender Wreath Making

Ages 18+. Enjoy the beauty and aroma of beautiful lavender flowers by making a wreath that you can hang at home. Join us for this fun class on your own or with friends! Class includes lavender, supplies, and easy instruction.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/30 Days: Th Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $36.00 IDIn-district / $42.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20943 Online Registration: Register

Expressive Watercolor

Ages 18+. Learn exercises and receive encouragement to awaken your intuitive nature and expressive self as we explore how color, line, texture and design can work to form art that is a personally expressive creation. We will consider a variety of subjects, from people to flowers, animals to landscapes. Instructor Lynzie Kronheim.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/30-8/8 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $79.00 IDIn-district / $95.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21381 Online Registration: Register

Share a Smile with Rock Painting

All ages. Find joy, relaxation and inspiration by painting and hiding rocks, the latest outdoor adventure craze! Express yourself by painting lovely and positive images on stones. Learn about the right paints and sealers to make your creations weatherproof. Find places to hide them at Dorris Ranch, where they’ll make someone else’s day. Then, discover places where you might find others. All materials included.

Location: Barn at Dorris Ranch
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 6/23 Days: Su Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $12 IDIn-district / $15 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21826 Online Registration: Register

Plein Aire Art

Ages 18+. Create a viable outdoor scene by exploring landscape forms including trees, bushes, flowers, water and skies. Beginner and intermediate students will paint both inside and outside; field trips include Island Park and the Owen Rose Garden. Instructor Ellen Gabehart will provide general as well as individual guidance. All classes meet at the Adult Activity Center; outdoor painting is weather dependent; bring your lunch.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/8-7/11 Days: M Tu W Th Time: 10AM-3PM Price: $77.00 IDIn-district / $92.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20776 Online Registration: Register

Beginning Drawing

Ages 50+. All great art start with a great drawing! Students will build on their drawing skills with fast track exercises using various materials and approaches while learning to draw from observation. Supplies are provided, register in advance. No class 5/27.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/20-7/29 Days: M Time: 9:30AM-12PM Price: $58.00 IDIn-district / $69.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21764 Online Registration: Register

Oil Painting

Ages 50+, all levels. Express yourself through experimentation with oils. In this class, we’ll focus on color, composition and perspective while learning techniques, developing creativity and keeping a sketchbook. Supply lists will be discussed in the first class. Instructor: Gloria Tinker. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/4-6/6 Days: Th Time: 9AM-12PM Price: $91.00 IDIn-district / $109.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20103 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/4-6/6 Days: Th Time: 1PM-4PM Price: $91.00 IDIn-district / $109.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20104 Online Registration: Register

Creative Still Life: Mixed Media

Ages 50+. All levels. Explore painting creative still-life images focusing on unique objects with flowers. Students can utilize mixed media by combining watercolors with acrylics, pen and ink, colored pencils, etc. All painting mediums will be reviewed, as well as creating a viable composition. Students can also bring paintings from home to add another media to their artwork. Weekly demonstrations plus individual instruction make this class suitable for all levels.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/8-6/3 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: $77.00 IDIn-district / $92.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20098 Online Registration: Register

Creative Still Life: Drawing and Painting

Ages 50+. All levels. Expand your creative self by developing your personal style. Students will be encouraged to try a variation of art materials: pencils, colored pencils, pastels, and so on to draw and paint unique still life objects. Students will receive personal attention and evaluation to help create a viable composition such as shapes, values, and colors. Weekly demonstrations plus individual instruction will help students achieve their creative goals.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/9-5/28 Days: Tu Time: 9:30AM-12:30PM Price: $77.00 IDIn-district / $92.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20099 Online Registration: Register