Classes & Programs


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

Senior Classes (adults age 55 and up)

March 20th - April 24th, 2018

This wide variety of low cost arts experiences is made possible due to a grant from Susan Wade

Fee: $5 Nonmember: $5

view details »


Beautiful Birch Trees for Beginners (Cocktails and Creation - 21 and up)

April 5th, 2018

Use lots of bright colors, layers and simple paint strokes to create this colorful spring canvas!

Fee: $17 Nonmember: $20

view details »


Marbled Spring Scarves

April 26th, 2018

This easy but amazing technique creates the most spectacular and professional looking scarves!

Fee: $25 Nonmember: $30

view details »


Spring Tulips on Canvas (age 8 to adult)

April 28th, 2018

An fun, easy painting arts experience!

Fee: $17 Nonmember: $20

view details »


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

view details »


Wire Wrapped Agate necklace and Earrings

May 10th, 2018

Create a beautiful agate slice necklace using a simple yet intriguing style of wire wrapping

Fee: $22 Nonmember: $25

view details »


Change your background!

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

Support the Decatur Area Arts Council
on Social Media
JTnet, Decatur & Central Illinois' Premier Web Site Designers

Web Design, Development, and Hosting provided by JTnet.
Central Ilinois' Premier Web Design and SEO Professionals.