Interested in Art Classes?

We believe that art should be accessible to everyone and every age. We have art classes for adults and kids programs right here at The Arts Council facility taught by local artists, Artists in Residences, and more! 

Want to know what other classes are available? Check out our affiliate directory to see if they are offering anything of interest or look at our events calendar- You never know what you'll find in Brazos Valley!

Adult Art Classes

Adult Art Classes will be returning in the fall! Here is an overview of what's to come, keep an eye out for more information!


Gouache Painting with Kelsey Boe -- $45
Saturday, October 2nd | 1pm-3:30pm
Join local artist Kelsey Boe to create 4 stunning and aesthetic gouache paintings to display in your own diy gallery wall! All levels welcome!
Color me a Rainbow; Pastel Portraits with Jami Bevans -- $45
Saturday, October 16th | 1pm-4pm
Jami Bevans will show you how to use all the colors in the rainbow as an underpainting of pastels to create more realistic skin tones. Practice first on gray bogus paper to get the idea, then transfer knowledge to creating your own portrait. You are encouraged to bring a printed photo of yourself, friend or family member. 
Hand Paint Holiday Ornaments with Cindy Kovar -- $45
Thursday, November 4th | 5:30pm-7:30pm
Come relieve stress from the workweek by painting a baker’s dozen of ornaments.  
Exploring Abstract and Non-Representational Art with Saskia Becker -- $40
Saturday, November 6th | 1pm-3pm
This class will explore some of the fundamentals of abstract and non-representational art. We will be making different kinds of abstract art as well as learning how to better understand different kinds of non-representational art. 
Color Theory with Emily Laughlin -- $35
Saturday, November 13th| 1pm-3pm
Come join us for fun and creativity, as we explore the foundational knowledge of Color Theory! We'll cover the basics of choosing your colors, as well as practicing various color combinations.
Block Printing Gift Wrap with Kelsey Boe -- $45
Saturday, December 4th | 1pm-3:30pm
Join artist Kelsey Boe for a Holiday-themed Block Printing workshop! Learn how to carve your own printing plates and create festive paper for a handmade touch on your gifts this season.  Open for all skill levels, targeted towards beginners.
Modern Calligraphy with Jenny Blaschke -- $70
Saturday, December 11th | 1pm-3pm
Join us for an afternoon of learning the basics of modern calligraphy. We will learn the art of envelope addressing and you will get to take home your own modern calligraphy workbook and supplies to continue practicing at home.


*Classes are subject to change OR cancellation


Kid Art Classes

The Arts Council is dedicated to serving our community and offering seasonal programs for our community's children! Click on the link to learn more about our Kids Programs.


Community Art Classes

To keep up with affiliate opportunities visit our Affiliate Directory 


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