Gallery@501 Art Classes
Gallery@501 offers art classes for all ages and ability levels. Try something new or develop your skills further by letting our expert instructors guide you through different ways of making art
Adult Art Workshops – Beginner
These popular workshops offer the chance to sample art materials in a “try-it” style workshop, in a comfortable and welcoming environment. The focus is on exploring materials, learning about process, and working with basic steps for beginner level artists. Projects have been simplified to fit for beginners and the time available. No experience is needed. All supplies included.
Artist Series Classes – Adult
Find new inspiration in these classes led by professional artists and educators. Learn techniques and tips, use quality tools and supplies, and discover the joy of the process and the end product. These multi-week classes teach skills that will be built upon in future programs, including immersive retreat workshops starting in Fall 2018.
Retreat Workshops – Adults
One of the most challenging aspects of being an artist is finding the time, space and peace you need to conjure your creativity and produce your art. This fall, Gallery@501 will introduce painting and drawing retreats for artists of all levels. A list of art supplies needed will be included with registration. Retreat workshops options will include an introduction to landscape painting, plein air painting, observational drawing and mixed media.
The Art Lovers Book Club – Adult
Awaken your creativity as you travel across the globe and through time with literature and art! Spend the first hour discussing a novel with Library staff, then head to the Gallery@501 studio to create your own artwork based on the novel. No experience needed. All supplies included.
55+ Art Specials
These workshops offer you a chance to learn some very basic skills in a fun and inspiring environment. Visit with a friend or just enjoy a relaxing time to yourself. Each class includes a gallery tour and a hands on studio project with all supplies included. No experience needed.
Children’s Art Programs & Workshops
Gallery@501 presents fun filled programs for young artists, in a supportive and engaging environment. With time to explore process and create unique projects, children will expand their imagination to discover their artistic talents.
Family Fun @ 501
These workshops offer learning adventures and discoveries in art! Children and adults register and participate together to create artwork and lasting memories. At only $5 per person (all supplies included), it is a great way to get creative with your children! These workshops are also great for grandparents and caregivers of children.