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.


Class Fee: $25 RWAM Members/$35 Nonmembers
Ages 18 & up
Class times are 6:00pm-8:00pm

Register online or call (920) 686-3090. 
Registration is required.

Watercolor Winter Scenes:  
Thursday January 19, 2023
Students will learn watercolor techniques to create a winter landscape painting.
January 19, 2023 register HERE

Introduction to Drawing:  January 26th, 2023
Students will learn introductory methods and techniques to build upon their drawing skills.
January 26th register HERE 

To My Valentine:
Thursday February 9, 2023
With a focus on Valentine's Day and Black History Month, students will learn about arts creating work about love, and make a mixed media valentine for someone they love.
February 9, 2023 register HERE

Pour Painting:
Wednesday March 1, 2023
Come have fun learning about Pour Painting.  This is a no-fail project everyone can do!
March 1, 2023 register HERE

Drawing II:  March 23rd, 2023
Students will learn intermediate methods and techniques to build upon their drawing skills.
March 23rd register HERE

Women Sculptors:
Thursday March 16, 2023
In Celebration of Women's History Month, students will learn about women sculptors and create a sculpture of their own.
March 16, 2023 register HERE

Floral Impressions:
Thursday April 20, 2023
Students will create a t-shirt from hammered real flower impressions.  
April 20,2023 register HERE

Spring Theme Painting:
Wednesday May 3, 2023
Tree with nest & eggs.
May 3,2023 register HERE

Drawing III:  May 25th, 2023
Students will learn more advanced methods and techniques to build upon their drawing skills.
May 25, 2023 register HERE

AAPI Arts (Asian American and Pacific Islander )
Thursday May 18, 2023
Students will learn about local and worldwide Asian American and Pacific Islander art and artists.  They will create an inspired piece of their own.  This class will be taught by special guest artist, Chue Lor-San.
May 18,2023 register HERE

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

Map Out Your Heart
February 12, 2023  1:00-3:00 
Lets make a heart map filled with things we stored in our hearts.

Beauty Collage
April 2,2023  
Exploring the beauty that is in your heart.