Classes & Programs

Studio

Our studio offers a lot of casual style. A large counter-top area has been handy for a buffet style event or use this room for a small reception or art party. Any small gathering will feel relaxed and comfortable.

Room details:

  • Space is 30'x36'
  • 75 Max. Occ. with tables/chairs
  • Elevator accessible

Available for use:

  • 11 - 30"x6' rectangular tables
  • 10 - 14" child plastic chairs
  • 60 - adult plastic chairs
  • 15 - padded folding chairs

Rental fees:

  • Weekdays from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., $125
  • Evenings after 4:30 p.m. and weekends, $185

Package Options:

  • Party Package:
    Tablecloths - $4/each
    Candelabras, 14 available - $15/each
    Torchiere Lamps, 5 available - $5/each
    Sound System - $10
    High Tables, 8 available - $5/each
  • Meeting Package:
    Tablecloths - $4/each
    Projector - $25
    Sound System - $10
    Projection Screen - No charge
    Podium - No charge
  • A List of Caterers
  • A List of Musicians

Free to Be Me Series

September 14th - November 9th, 2019

Pre-K series of three classes.

Fee: $10 per class/$26 series Nonmember: $12 per class/$30 series

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CANCELED - Witches and Wizards Hats, Masks and More (plus drinks, snacks, treats)

September 21st, 2019

Get ready for the DAAC Harry Potter Fest or Halloween with this design your own hat and mask class.

Fee: $20 Nonmember: $25

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Cocktails & Creations: Witches Hat Party

October 10th, 2019

Let your inner witch fly!

Fee: $25 Nonmember: $30

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Art Like the Masters Workshop – Sculptures

October 19th, 2019

Dale Chihuly “Glass” Sculpture, Louise Nevelson Circular Wall Hanging, and Frank Stella Assemblage.

Fee: $25 Nonmember: $30

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Acrylic Painting Series for Beginners – Six Weeks

October 22nd - November 26th, 2019

Look at a variety of artists’ work and learn the basics of acrylic painting like glazing, dry brush, masking, palette knife techniques, stippling, layering and much more.

Fee: $90 Nonmember: $105

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Cocktails & Creations: Klimt Tree of Life Paint Like Me on Canvas with Gold Leaf

October 24th, 2019

Use real gold leaf and paint to create your own tree of life like Gustave Klimt!

Fee: $20 Nonmember: $23

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Cocktails & Creations: Painted Silk Scarves

November 6th, 2019

Use a variety of simple watercolor techniques

Fee: $23 Nonmember: $25

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Cocktails & Creations: Decoupage Cups and Coasters with Winter Succulents

November 14th, 2019

Upcycle cups to create personalized plant holders and create your own simple coasters.

Fee: $20 Nonmember: $23

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Snowman on Canvas Painting

November 16th, 2019

In this paint-like-me-type class, you’ll follow along with the instructor

Fee: $17 Nonmember: $20

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Cocktails & Creations: Winter Mosaic Tile

December 12th, 2019

Using colorful glass and other materials,

Fee: $25 Nonmember: $30

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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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