Adult Programs

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

Registration is required and closes the Sunday prior to the class.

These classes will all be offered with the option of virtual instruction from the comfort of your home at the corresponding times with a take home kit.

Cherry Blossoms Painting

CHERRY BLOSSOMS
Friday, June 4
Cherry blossoms have deep symbolic meaning in many cultures. As one of the most beautiful spring flowers, they represent a time of renewal and hope. Register Online


Bessie Cow Painting

BESSIE
Friday, July 9
Farmhouse style is a popular trend and our cow, Bessie, is quite the trendsetter. Her soulful eyes would look so welcoming hanging in a kitchen or entryway. Register Online

Tranquil Surf Painting


TRANQUIL SURF
Friday, August 6
Relax as you paint this beautiful beach scene. Register Online


Working Creatively Through Grief

This class is a creative outlet for anyone who is dealing with any form of loss - the loss of a loved one, loss of a job, or any general grief. You do not need to be an artist to be able to communicate your thoughts and emotions. Participation can help to facilitate what words cannot describe. The art making process provides insight, allowing you to grow and connect with others, helping throughout the healing journey. All materials are provided.

Sundays, 1:00-3:00 pm
All ages. Free, Donations are accepted
Registration is not necessary.

Rock painting

ROCK PAINTING
Sunday, June 27
Paint uplifting messages and designs on rocks, helping create a positive outlook on current circumstances.


SUNCATCHERS
Sunday, August 29
Coloring pages are a great pastime to help people de-stress, especially at a time of grief. Learn how to turn these beautiful creations into sun catchers.