Summer Youth Art Classes

Registration for all classes is available online at or by calling the Rahr-West Art Museum
at (920) 686-3090 during normal business hours.


Tuesdays at 10:00am
Ages 3-5 Years
$5 Per Class RWAM Members/ $10 NonmembersPreschool Swatter Paint
Pre-registration is appreciated but not necessary

June 8: Balloon Art
June 15: Swatter Painting (begins at 9:30am)
June 22: Ice Cube Painting
June 29: Fireworks Painting


Thursdays, 1:00-2:30pm
Ages 6-14 Years
$30 Per Camp RWAM Members/$60 Nonmembers
Pre-Registration is required
Clay Fish
June 24 & July 1
Design a fish using clay slap technique and add color with oil pastels and paint wash.

Clay Fish

Clay Birdbath
Clay Birdbath
July 8 & 22
Build a pinch pot birdbath, using glass marbles to create water for the bird.
Clay Rose
August 5 & 19
Flatten and roll clay to create a beautiful rose, adding color with glazes.
Clay Rose


Thursdays in August, 10:00-11:00am
Ages 6-12 Years
$5 Per Class RWAM Members/$10 Nonmembers
Pre-registration is recommended, but not required

This drop-in class uses a variety of mediums and explores the beauty of some of Earth's amazing animals. Join for one class or all four!
Chimpanzee Portrait
August 5
Use liquid watercolor and black pastels to create a one-of-a-kind chimpanzee art.
Animal Art
Aboriginal Inspired ArtAboriginal Inspired Animal Painting
August 12
Create your own Aboriginal animal by creating a dot pattern with Q-tips and paint.
Mixed Media Safari Animal Art
August 19
Design a masterpiece using watercolor, cut paper, acrylic paint and raffia.
Mixed Media Safari
Youth Giraffes at NightGiraffes at Night Painting
August 26
Paint a lovely giraffe portrait using oil pastels and watercolor resist.


Lavender Fields Painting
Wednesdays, June 23 & 30
Ages 9-17 Years
$30 RWAM Members/$60 Nonmembers
Registration is required for this two-part class. Virtual option is available.

Get lost in the dream and color fields with this charming country scene featuring a farmhouse and a field of purple lavender. This two-part class will also be available with virtual instruction at the corresponding class time with a take home kit and class access instructions.

BBarn Yard Alarm Paintingarnyard Alarm
Thursday, August 12
Ages 9-17 Years$20 RWAM Members/$40 Nonmembers
Registration is not required, but recommended for in-person class. Registration is required for the virtual option.

This colorful rooster is as fun to paint as it is to look at! This class is also available with virtual instruction at the corresponding class times with a take home kit and class access instructions.