Adult Art Classes
March 29 - May 23


Spring Semester 2014

The Springfield Art Museum offers a number of art classes for adults including painting, drawing, and pottery. Classes meet once a week for 8 weeks and are available for artists of all skill levels from beginner to advanced. A complete listing of classes with registration information is below. For more detailed class descriptions, see the registration form below.


Construct and glaze your own pottery! This class provides individualized instruction in hand-building and wheel-throwing for all levels.

Cost: $105 (includes materials fee)

Pottery Class Schedule
All Levels Tuesday Apr. 1 - May 20 3:00-5:00 pm Shannon Harrell
All Levels Thursday Apr. 3 - May 22 5:45-7:45 pm Patricia Ervin
All Levels Saturday Mar. 29 - May 17 3:00-5:00 pm Kendle Durden


Students will learn a variety of techniques using different drawing materials while exploring a variety of subjects. Classes include a range of skill levels from beginner to advanced. Advanced classes will include figure drawing.

Cost: $90 (materials not included)

Drawing Class Schedule
Beginner Thursday Apr. 3 - May 22 2:00-4:00 pm Allen St-Onge
Advanced Thursday Apr. 3 - May 22 5:45-7:45 pm Lynley Farris
Pen & Ink Saturday Mar. 29 - May 17 2:30-4:30 pm Eric Ray


Students will learn water-based painting techniques using a variety of subjects and themes. Classes include Acrylic and Watercolor. Classes are open to both beginner and advanced students.

Cost: $90 (materials not included)

Painting Class Schedule
Acrylic (Beginner) Thursday Apr. 3 - May 22 5:45-7:45 pm Allen St-Onge
Acrylic (All Levels) Tuesday Apr. 1 - May 20 1:00-3:00 pm LaMonte Northington
Watercolor (All Levels) Tuesday Apr. 1 - May 20 10:00 am-12:00 pm LaMonte Northington


From pastels and printmaking to a whole range of media for students unsure what is right for them, these classes will take you beyond the basics.

Cost: $90 (materials not included)

Class Schedule
Pastels (All Levels) Wednesday Apr. 2 - May 21 10:00 am- 12:00 pm LaMonte Northington
Art Exploration (All Levels) Thursday Apr. 3 - May 22 10:00 am-12:00 pm Kendle Durden
Collage/Assemblage Saturday Mar. 29 - May 17 10:00 am- 12:00 pm Mary Weston
Printmaking Sunday Mar. 30 - May 18 2:30-4:30 pm Lynley Farris

Easy Registration Steps

For more information contact: (417) 837-5700 or

The Museum reserves the right to cancel any class due to insufficient enrollment. The Springfield Art Museum prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age. No class registration refunds will be given after the first week of class.

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