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2018 Spring Arts Classes Scheduled

December 21st, 2017

Classes will be held at the Madden Arts Center at 125 North Water Street in downtown Decatur.  Advance registration is required. Class sizes limited. No walk-ins.

Saturday Classes and Workshops

  • Happy Chinese New Year – Feb 10, 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Black Art History Workshop – Feb. 17, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Creating Short Videos for Posting – March 3, 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Pysanky-Ukrainian Easter Eggs – March 10, 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Repurposed Lamp Making – March 24, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Digital Art with Eric Hector at Heroic Age Studio – April 21, 10am-1pm
  • Whimsical Tulips on Canvas –  April 28, 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Cinco de Mayo – May 5, 11am-1pm

Family Event

  • Comic Book Heroes and VIllians – Feb. 23, 6-8:30pm

Afterschool and Week Day Classes

  • Acrylic Painting for Beginners – Wednesdays, April 4-18, 10am-12pm
  • Watercolor Series: Art with the Masters – Tuesdays, April 3-May 1, 5-6:30pm

Cocktails and Creations

  • Abstract Layering on Canvas – Feb. 8, 6-8pm
  • Pretty Lilly Pads – March 15, 6-8pm
  • Beautiful Birch Trees for Beginners – April 5, 6-8pm
  • Spring Scarves – April 26, 6-8pm
  • Wire-wrapped Agate Necklace and Earrings – May 10, 6-8pm

Senior Classes
Tuesdays, March 20-April 24, 10-11:30am

  • Fauvist Landscapes-Matisse, Derain, Vlaminck – March 20
  • Kass Copeland-Mixed Media Collage – March 27
  • Printmaking-Hokusai – April 3
  • Still Life Flowers-Cezanne, Van Gogh – April 10
  • Iris Paper Folding – April 17
  • Kokeshi Dolls – April 24

Knit Nite
A DAAC program for knitting enthusiasts that meets every Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. in the 2nd floor Schmalz Classroom of the Madden Arts Center.  Join on a drop-in basis ($3.00 per visit) or as a regular weekly attendee by becoming a DAAC member ($35 per year).

For more information, visit this WEB PAGE, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), or call 217-423-3189.

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