Adult Classes

Whether you are new to art or advanced in your skills and seeking a creative challenge, the Rahr-West Art Museum adult art classes are an affordable and fun way to explore your inner artist and meet other like minded people. All classes are taught by knowledgeable instructors who have a passion for the arts.

Friday Night Art Classes

First Friday of Month, 6:00-8:30 pm
Fee: $35 per person
Ages 21 and older

Let It Flow-Paint Pour
Friday Class_April Let it PourAugust 2, 2019
Let it go and let it flow in this fun paint pouring class. Learn how to mix paints and pouring mediums and create your own unique one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Register


Bob Ross Landscape Painting
Paula Cline, Bob Ross Institute Certified Instructor
Saturday, August 31
10:00 am-3:00 pm
$75 RWAM Members  |  $95 Nonmembers

Bob Ross ClassLearn to paint happy little trees just like Bob Ross! The certified instructor will guide participants step by step through the process of creating a fantastic Bob Ross landscape painting. Register

Bookbinding: Fat Book
Instructor Cheryl Mahowald
Wednesday, September 4
6:00 pm-8:30 pm
$40 RWAM Members  |  $55 Nonmembers

Fat BookCreate this little beauty in one evening. Learn to cover book board and sew a pamphlet stitch, as well as gain an understanding of basic book structure. All supplies are provided, but attendees are welcome to bring their favorite ribbon and beads. Register

Felted Flowers
Instructor Jill Chadek
Tuesday, September 10
9:00 am-12:30 pm
$35 RWAM Members  |  $50 Nonmembers

Felted FlowersCreate two beautiful and unique felted flowers, a poppy and plumeria, in colors of your choice. Jill will lead you through the process of turning loose wool fibers into felt. A pin will be attached to the flowers so they can be attached to any garment, making any outfit a show stopper. Register

Felted Pouches
Instructor Jill Chadek
Thursday, September 12
9:00 am-12:30 pm
$40 RWAM Members  |  $55 Nonmembers

Felted BagHate having to haul a purse? Create these pretty, yet sturdy pouches to carry the bare essentials. Using a variety of wool, fibers, and embellishments, Jill will walk you through the centuries old process of felt-making, turning loose fibers into cloth. Feel free to bring a button of your choosing for the closure. Register


For more information or to register for any of the classes please call (920) 686-3090 or email