COVID-19 Policies for Non-Music Class Students
  • Please note: no refunds will be given for cancellations made after 5 business days prior to the start of class.
  • Class may be moved to virtual if required.
  • No refunds will be given if class format changes to either virtual or in-person.
  • $20 credit card processing fee for all cancellations

From classes in ceramics, acrylics, painting, stained glass, calligraphy, creative writing and new classes added each semester, the Academy of the Arts offers our patrons the opportunity to explore new interests and learn from a wide variety of artists in our community. We also have art for children ages 6-11. Classes run every fall and spring as well as some classes are available over the summer.

If you do not see a class that you were expecting to be available check back soon as classes are added as they become available, or reach out to us by email.

Art for Children (Ages 6-8)
Session B: Mondays, 3:30-5 p.m., March 8-April 26 *No class on March 22
Classes will meet at the Academy of the Arts.
Cost: $250 (includes supplies)
Students will learn about famous artists and their methods of creating art. We will work with paint, graphite, clay, glass, and paper to make works of art. Students will be encouraged to develop their own styles, and to experiment with different methods to hone their art skills. Students are required to wear a mask. *Limited to 6 students
Instructor: Nicki Masterson

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Art for Children (Ages 9-11)
Session B: Wednesdays, 3:30-5 p.m., March 10-April 28
Classes will meet at the Academy of the Arts.
Cost: $250 (includes supplies)
Students will learn about famous artists and their methods of creating art. We will work with paint, graphite, clay, glass, and paper to make works of art. Students will be encouraged to develop their own styles, and to experiment with different methods to hone their art skills. Students are required to wear a mask. *Limited to 8 students
Instructor: Nicki Masterson

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Calligraphy
Mondays, 5:30-7:30 p.m., March 8-April 26 *No class on March 22
Class will meet at the Academy of the Arts
Cost: $215
This is an introductory course that features basic instruction and concentrated practice in both broad pen and pointed pen lettering. Students will learn skills for mastering two of the most popular lettering styles: Italic and decorative script lettering. Supply list will be provided if the class meets a 4-student minimum. Ages 18+. Mask required.
Instructor: Steve Logan

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Introduction to Fused Glass
Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., March 10-April 28
Classes will meet at the Academy of the Arts.
Cost: $285 (includes supplies)
Students will learn 3 methods for making fused glass jewelry pieces. Each student will make several pieces. Students are required to wear a mask. *Limited to 6 students
Instructor: Nicki Masterson

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Introduction to Stained Glass
Session B Afternoon: Tuesdays, 12-2 p.m., March 9-April 27
Classes will meet at the Academy of the Arts.
Cost: $295 (includes supplies)
Students will learn to use a pattern to cut and shape glass, apply copper foil, and solder to finish a beautiful stained-glass window. This is a beginner class, but experienced students are welcome. Students are required to wear a mask. *Limited to 6 students
Instructor: Nicki Masterson

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Introduction to Stained Glass
Session B Evening: Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., March 9-April 27 *No class on March 23
Classes will meet at the Academy of the Arts.
Cost: $295 (includes supplies)
Students will learn to use a pattern to cut and shape glass, apply copper foil, and solder to finish a beautiful stained-glass window. This is a beginner class, but experienced students are welcome. Students are required to wear a mask. *Limited to 6 students
Instructor: Nicki Masterson

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Pottery: Hand-Building and Wheel-Throwing
Session B Afternoon: Mondays, 12-2 p.m., March 8-April 26 *No class on March 22
Classes will meet at the Academy of the Arts.
Cost: $260 (includes supplies)
Students will explore methods of hand-building, wheel-throwing, glazing and decorating pottery. Students are required to wear a mask. *Limited to 6 students
Instructor: Nicki Masterson

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Instructors

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Daniel Brooks
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Academy of the Arts
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Steve Logan
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Academy of the Arts
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Nicki Masterson
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Academy of the Arts
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Scott Thompson
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Academy of the Arts