Form Folded Bracelet — NEW!
In this one-day workshop, you will design and create a form folded bracelet made out of copper — perfect for a gift or a treat for yourself. No experience necessary! All supplies included.

1 day  |  4/22  |  Saturday  |  10:00a-12:30p  |  B. Vogt  |  $25
1 day  |  5/13  |  Saturday  |  10:00a-12:30p  |  B. Vogt  |  $25

 

Handmade Ceramic Bowls
No experience necessary! In this 2-week workshop, you will have the option to make either one large or two small bowls, perfect for a gift or an addition to your home. Stamping, carving, glazing and other skills and techniques will be taught. All supplies included.

2wks  |  4/24-5/1  |  Mondays  |  6:00p-8:00p  |  C. Martin  |  $45

 

Handmade Ceramic Votive Candle Holder — NEW!
No experience necessary! In this 2-week workshop, you will get to design and create your own candle holder. Stamping, carving, glazing and other skills and techniques will be taught. All supplies included.

2wks  |  5/8-5/15  |  Mondays  |  6:00p-8:00p  |  C. Martin  |  $45

 

How to Price Your Artwork
Having a tough time putting a price on your work? This workshop will include a thorough presentation with some tips and tricks on how to determine your artworks' retail values. Topics will include valuation methods and approaches, fair and honest pricing and commissions.

1 day  |  5/13  |  Saturday  |  1:00p-2:30p  |  E. Brookover  |  $20

 

Drawing with Pencil and Colored Pencil
There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop.

In this workshop, students will create a representational image by using graphite pencils of various intensities in conjunction with color pencil. 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.

1 day  |  5/2  |  Tuesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30
1 day  |  5/17  |  Tuesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30

 

Painting Acrylics with Palette Knife
There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop.
In this workshop, students 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.

1 day  |  5/3  |  Wednesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30
1 day  |  5/23  |  Tuesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30

 

Painting a Self-Portrait with Mixed Media
There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop.

In this time of posting "selfies", this workshop will help the participant to 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 individuals 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.

1 day  |  5/9  |  Tuesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30
1 day  |  5/24  |  Wednesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30

 

Abstract Painting with Acrylics
There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop.
In this workshop, students 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.

1 day  |  5/10  |  Wednesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30
1 day  |  5/30  |  Tuesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30

 

Drawing with Charcoal
There will be a $15 material fee due before the workshop.


In this workshop, students 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.

1 day  |  5/16  |  Tuesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30
1 day  |  5/31  |  Wednesday  |  5:30p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $30

 

Glass Fusing Coaster Set
In this one day workshop, you will use System 96 glass to create a set (4) of glass fused coasters. No experience necessary. All supplies included.

1 day  |  5/13  |  Saturday  |  10:00a-12:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $45
1 day  |  5/22  |  Monday  |  6:00p-8:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $45
1 day  |  6/10  |  Saturday  |  10:00a-12:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $45
1 day  |  7/17  |  Monday  |  6:00p-8:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $45
day  |  8/19  |  Saturday  |  10:00a-12:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $45

 

Glass Fusing Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers
In this one day workshop, you will have the option to make either a glass fused wind chime or a sun catcher, using System 96 glass. No experience necessary. All supplies included.

1 day  |  5/15  |  Monday  |  6:00p-8:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $40
1 day  |  5/20  |  Saturday  |  10:00a-12:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $40
1 day  |  6/19  |  Monday  |  6:00p-8:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $40
1 day  |  7/15  |  Saturday  |  10:00a-12:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $40
day  |  8/14  |  Monday  |  6:00p-8:30p  |  J. McGregor  |  $40

Summer 2017 Family Events:

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

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Muffins with Mom
Bring mom for muffins and create colorful peat pots decorated with flowers made from found objects. 

1 day  |  Saturday, May 13  |  10-11:30 a.m.  |  $5 kids, adults free

Donuts with Dad
Bring dad for a morning of donuts and create crazy pinwheels and cross-stitch ties and bowties. 

1 day  |  Saturday, June 17  |  10-11:30 a.m.  |  $5 kids, adults free

Independence Day Celebration
Celebrate America with popsicles and art! Create patriotic print blocks, transfer your prints to small trading cards and trade with other participants to make your own small deck of cards.

1 day  |  Saturday, July 8  |  10-11:30 a.m.  |  $5 kids, adults free

Back to School Bash
Celebrate the end of summer with a high-flying kite workshop. Stop by CityArts and make colorful, flyable kites using various found objects. Let your creativity soar! 

1 day  |  Saturday, August 12  |  10-11:30 a.m.  |  $5 kids, adults free