Final Friday
Jan
26
6:00 PM18:00

Final Friday

"Red Stripe" by William Counter (Main Gallery); "Surface Tension: Tibbs Glass Art" by Chad Droegemeier (Boardroom Gallery); "Barns of the Kansas Prairie" by Clyde Engert (Balcony Gallery); "Flowers, Sins, Dogs and Me" by Dan Kirchhefer (Main Hall Gallery)

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Final Friday
Feb
23
6:00 PM18:00

Final Friday

"A Still Path" by Rob Compton (Main Gallery); "In My Solitude" by Jan Klassen (Boardroom Gallery); "Active Imagination" by Lori Wright (Balcony Gallery); "Nature Inspired" by Tracie Lyn Huskamp (Main Hall Gallery)

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Final Friday
Mar
30
6:00 PM18:00

Final Friday

"Off the Wall" Silent Art Auction, benefiting CityArts' scholarship program (Main Gallery); USD 259 Instructor Art Show (Boardroom & Balcony Galleries); "Trent's Views" by Trent Landreth (Main Hall Gallery)

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Final Friday
Apr
27
6:00 PM18:00

Final Friday

"No Middle Ground" by Tim Stone (Main Gallery); "Sing in me, oh muse. And through me, tell the story. — Homer" by Denise Irwin (Boardroom Gallery); "Intermixture" by Robin Valenzuela (Balcony Gallery); "From Barbara's Bench" by Barbara Vogt (Main Hall Gallery)

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Cupcake Challenge
Aug
4
1:00 PM13:00

Cupcake Challenge

After the success of last year's Cupcake Challenge, CityArts is bringing it back for a second year. Local cupcake artists will compete for top prizes in different categories. Guests can purchase a ticket to sample the tasty creations. All proceeds will support CityArts' scholarship program.

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September Final Friday
Sep
29
6:00 PM18:00

September Final Friday

"Abstract Impressionist Prairie Views" by Charles Baughman; "CityArts Student & Instructor Exhibition" by various artists; "Bounded Not Boundaries" by Envision artists; "Clubhouse Lunch: a Mysterious Land of Pictures" by John Pirtle; "Social Change" street photography exhibition

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CityArts Cupcake Challenge
Aug
5
12:00 PM12:00

CityArts Cupcake Challenge

The CityArts Cupcake Challenge is a fundraiser to support CityArts' programming to underserved populations in the community.

Saturday, Aug. 5  |  12-3 p.m.  |  Main Gallery  |  Admission limited to 100 attendees

Contestants with the best cupcake recipe can submit their cupcake to be judged by a panel of local foodies. Three categories will be open for entries.

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Donuts with Dad
Jun
17
10:00 AM10:00

Donuts with Dad

Collaborate with dad on a fun art project. Participants will create crazy pinwheels and cross-stitched ties and bowties while enjoying tasty donuts.

Saturday, June 17  |  10-11:30 a.m.

Enrollment fee: $5 for kids, accompanying adults are free*
*Accompanying adults who wish to create their own project must pay a $5 enrollment fee

Limited spots available in each workshop.
Call (316) 350-3245 to reserve your spot — no online enrollments!

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May
24
5:30 PM17:30

Painting a Self-Portrait with Mixed Media Workshop

In this time of posting "selfies," this workshop will help you create a self-portrait the old fashion way by using different waterbed painting media in conjunction with some dry media. The objective of this project is to use the anatomy of the your face in order to produce a likeness by staying painterly and not photographic. The work will be executed on canvas masonite board or heavy 140LBS and up paper.

Wednesday, May 24  /  5:30-8:30 p.m.  /  $30  /  There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop  /  Call 350-3245 to enroll

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May
23
5:30 PM17:30

Painting Acrylics with Palette Knives Workshop

In this workshop, you will create a representational image by applying acrylic paint with a palette knife on a primed masonite board. The paint will be applied impasto in order to foster material buildup to achieve tactility. The project emphasizes the interplay of line and shape in conjunction with pattern and visual texture in a polychromatic application based on color harmonies and value contrasts.

Tuesday, May 23/  5:30-8:30 p.m.  /  $30  /  There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop  /  Call 350-3245 to enroll

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May
17
5:30 PM17:30

Drawing with Pencil and Colored Pencil Workshop

In this workshop, you will create a representational image by using graphite pencils of various intensities in conjunction with colored pencils. The project emphasizes the interplay of line and shape in conjunction with pattern and visual texture in a polychromatic application based on color harmonies and value contrasts. The work will be executed on drawing paper 90LBS and up.

Wednesday, May 17/  5:30-8:30 p.m.  /  $30  /  There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop  /  Call 350-3245 to enroll

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May
16
5:30 PM17:30

Drawing with Charcoal Workshop

In this workshop, you will create a representational image by using charcoal of different intensities. The project emphasizes the interplay of line and shape in conjunction with pattern and visual texture in a monochromatic application based on grayscale value system. The work will be executed on drawing paper 90LBS and up.

Tuesday, May 16  /  5:30-8:30 p.m.  /  $30  /  There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop  /  Call 350-3245 to enroll

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May
10
5:30 PM17:30

Abstract Painting with Acrylics Workshop

In this workshop, you will create a representational image in an abstract manner by applying acrylic paint with brushes, knives and sponges on a primed masonite board or canvas. The paint will be applied impasto and in glazes. The project emphasizes the interplay of line and shape in conjunction with pattern and visual texture in a polychromatic application based on color harmonies and value contrasts.

Wednesday, May 10  /  5:30-8:30 p.m.  /  $30  /  There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop  /  Call 350-3245 to enroll

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May
9
5:30 PM17:30

Painting a Self-Portrait with Mixed Media Workshop

In this time of posting "selfies," this workshop will help you create a self-portrait the old fashion way by using different waterbed painting media in conjunction with some dry media. The objective of this project is to use the anatomy of the your face in order to produce a likeness by staying painterly and not photographic. The work will be executed on canvas masonite board or heavy 140LBS and up paper.

Tuesday, May 9  /  5:30-8:30 p.m.  /  $30  /  There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop  /  Call 350-3245 to enroll

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