Adult Classes

Please Note:  To maximize your scheduled class time, we ask that you Pre-Register & Pre-Pay in one of the following ways:

  • Through our website: You will be re-directed to Eventbrite for a secure credit card check out, or select “Pay by Check.” (Checks must be delivered prior to class.)
  • By Phone with a credit card: 419.756.1700
  • A check by mail to: 700 Marion Ave. Mansfield, OH 44906
  • In person during business hours: 11am-5pm Tuesday – Sunday | Closed Mondays

Instructors are not able to receive payments during class.

Acrylic Pour Painting

Ages: 10+

Instructor: Debra Weaver

Friday, November 15 | 6-8 pm

Come join us in making an Acrylic Pour Painting. A modern look and a fun process to enjoy with your friends and/or family. Ages 10+ please.

Beyond the Beginning-Oil Painting

Drawing and Doodles.

6- Tuesdays or 6 – Thursdays

Ages: Adult

Instructor: Paul McClain


Winter I- January 7 – February 11, 2020  | January 9 – February 13, 2020

$115 Members / $135 Non-members

Min Registration: 5

In this class students must already understand the basics of drawing and painting. You will work on a project of your choosing and bring your own reference materials such as photos, drawings, and memory. How to develop an idea using these resources will be explored. You will bring your own brushes, paints and canvas (up to 2 feet x 3 feet in size).

Suggested Paint Colors to start with: Titanium White, French Blue, Halo Blue, Cadmium Yellow Light, Cadmium Red Light, Halo Rose

Ceramic Basket: Weave It

Ages: 15+

Instructor: Pia Douglas

Sunday November 17 | 3-5pm

$40.00/ members | $45.00 non-members

This beautiful basket is created with extruded coils. Let us teach you how to make this gorgeous masterpiece. Whether it is for your home or as a holiday gift, these pieces of art are STUNNING and intricate. Sign up today-this workshop will fill quickly.

Enameling: Fusing Glass onto Metal

Instructor: Kristin Ellis

November 13, 2019


$110/members| $135 non-members

Supply fee: $30

Learn the ancient art of fusing colorful glass onto metal. This class will teach you how to apply layers of glass powders onto pure copper, pure silver, or mild steel. You get to fire your own projects in studio kilns during class. Basic metalsmithing techniques like drilling and sanding will also be covered.

The studio fee includes all supplies, glass and firings. Students provide their own metal, which they can bring to class or purchase from the studio. Projects can be up to 6 inches across and 2 inches deep. Metals must be approved by the instructor.

Gourd Bird House Art

November 23 | 2-3:30pm


Instructor: Debra Weaver

$25.00 members | $35.00 non-members

Birds are beginning to think about weathering for the winter and could use a beautiful place to live.

Make a functional and aesthetically pleasing gourd bird house for decor, a gift or to learn something new. You will have choices to add beads, macrame’, paint and use your imagination.

Come join us at the Mansfield Art Center for a nice afternoon. Feel free to bring snacks and drinks to share.


Mosaic Plate: Piece by Piece

Instructor: Pia Douglas

November 3rd | 3-430 pm

$20.00 per participant

An art reminiscent of the Middle East and Europe.In this family friendly workshop you will be able to create your own patterns or pictures on a plate with mosaic tiles to create a beautiful piece of art that will be enjoyed for many years to come. These plates are interesting, relaxing to create and satisfying to complete. Come join us!

Sculpture with Confidence

Instructor: Victoria Hoefler


Fall Session: November 14-December 26 (we will not meet on Thanksgiving)

$110/members| $135 non-members

Supply fee: $25

Learn the basics to three dimensional sculptures and express yourself through one-of-kind-pieces. Whether floral, a person or an abstract idea this class helps the blooming artist take their own original idea all the way through to its conception. Join Debra and this ceramic adventure. You’re sure to have fun!

Screen Printmaking: A Journey of Expression

6-Saturdays- 1-3 pm

Instructor: Jake Henry

Fall Session: November 16- December 21

$100/members|$120.00 non-members

An understanding of basic screen-printmaking. Come join the journey as you learn and develop several types and techniques of printing: Silk Screening on papers, and Silk Screening with t-shirt Printing Machines to create your design on multiple t-shirts; Finish your classes with multiples of each to keep as treasures, or give as holiday gifts. A class of guaranteed enjoyment.

Wintertime Slate Painting

Saturday, December 14 | 10am-12pm


Instructor: Emily Negro

$45.00 members | $55.00 non-members

Come learn to paint with Emily as she walks you through creating a wintertime scene on a large piece of slate. This is a keepsake that you will have for many years to come. Join us!

Wool Felt Ornaments


Saturday, Dec 7 1-3

Instructor: Barb Morejon

$20.00 members | $25.00 non-members

Working with needle felting will allow you to enjoy the color, the texture and the form that offer has to offer. Come make these beautiful wool ornaments with Barb Morejan and allow your tree to have unique appeal with these ornaments you create, or give them as a gift.

There are many shapes of cookie cutters for you to choose from; however, you may bring you own cookie cutter for a more personalized ornament. Your cookie cutter cannot have a handle and must be able to cut on both sides. 

This workshop is limited to only 15 participants and is not your typical ornament making adventure. Sign up today if you are interested.

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