Classes & Programs


Decatur Area Arts Council offers a series of art classes to seniors in the summer, fall and spring. A qualified teacher shows them examples, they look at art and discuss it, then create their own work of art. Students leave with new skills, vocabulary and knowledge, in addition to a fun arts experience and a great social opportunity.

Provided through a grant from Susan Wade.

Beginner Watercolor series – Art with the Masters (age 8 to adult)

April 3rd - May 1st, 2018

This is the perfect class for beginners to learn how to use this fun painting medium.

Fee: $75 Nonmember: $85

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Spring Tulips on Canvas (age 8 to adult)

April 28th, 2018

An fun, easy painting arts experience!

Fee: $17 Nonmember: $20

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Cinco de Mayo! (age 5-adult)

May 5th, 2018

Hola! It’s Cinco de Mayo and time for lots of fun Mexican activities at the Decatur Area Arts Council!

Fee: $17 Nonmember: $20

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Senior Classes - Art with the Masters (Ages 55 and up)

June 4th - July 9th, 2018

Learn about these amazing artists and create art after their style.

Fee: $5 per class Nonmember: $5 per class

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Film and Art for Kids (ages 6+, Under 6 must be accompanied by an adult)

June 6th - August 8th, 2018

Pixar and Beyond on the big screen

Fee: $10 per class Nonmember: $12 per class

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Art with the Masters (ages 6+)

June 7th - July 26th, 2018

Learn about these famous artists.

Fee: $17 per class/ $90 series Nonmember: $20 per class/ $105 series

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American Girl Doll and Friends Galaxy Space Party (Ages 6+)

June 9th, 2018

Meet Luciana Vega, 2018 American Girl “Doll of the Year,” and explore all things outer space related!

Fee: $20 Nonmember: $20

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Drawing Series (ages 10+)

June 12th - 26th, 2018

(BYOS – Bring your own supplies)

Fee: Fee: $30 Nonmember: Fee: $30

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Bubble Art, Painting and Drawing (Ages 6+)

June 15th, 2018

Create easy realistic looking bubble drawings and paint with bubbles. Two different fun projects! A parent may join their enrolled child in this class for only $10. Register for 2018 SUMMER Classes

Fee: $17 Nonmember: $20

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Super Heroes and Villains (ages 6+, Under 6 must be accompanied by an adult)

June 16th, 2018

Learn how to draw super heroes and villains.

Fee: $17 Nonmember: $20

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Office and Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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