Art Classes for Adults

Memberships: please visit the membership page here. There are 3 levels of memberships, Student, Family and Artist. For details on each, please visit the membership page where you can select your option and make payment through PayPal. 

Policies: Please view our policy page here. 

Art Instructor Professionals: Check out their biographies to learn more about them. The Arts Center provides quality art education classes in small settings to everyone in the community. 

Register Early! There is limited space in each class, so register early. Classes must meet a minimum number; please don't wait until the last minute to register. For online registration, please click here where you are redirected to the "Register and Pay" page. You must pay through Pay Pal upon registration. You may also call to register 304.637.2355.

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Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media

Open Studio Life/Figure Drawing
4 sessions a month, 11 am to 1 pm
$42 Member, $50 Non Member
Drop In Rate: $12 per day, call in advance
Artists meet once a week to draw from a live model. This is an independent study time in an open studio. Bring your own supplies. No instructor. 

Felting Workshops
Nov. 8 or Nov. 14

$35 for Members, $40 Non Members
Wet Felting, 9:30 am to 12 noon
Needle Felting, 1 to 3 pm
Full Day price differs from above. Option to take morning, afternoon or both. Learn the basics of felting wool in these workshops. Students take home the items they create. Goodrich-Arling

Needle Felted Ornaments
Dec. 7 from 1 to 3 pm, $35 Members, $40 NonMembers
Make beautiful needle felted ornaments for your tree or as gifts. No experience needed. Goodrich-Arling


Glass Ornaments (fused glass) 
November 15, 22, 29 Time: 6 to 8 pm    
$55 members, $65 non members
Create your own fused glass ornaments with this introductory class. Learn to cut glass, create beautiful ornaments and kiln fire  for your tree or as gifts. J. Boyle


Stained Glass, Beginners

Is in process now, but stay tuned for a class at the beginning of next year! 



Pottery and Ceramics

Open Studio Pottery
$45 month Member, $55 month Non Member
Drop In Rate: $15 per day, call in advance
Morning option allows approximately 16 studio hours a month.
Work independently in the pottery studio to explore and advance your skills. Must possess basic skills in pottery and be knowledgeable in the studio at an independent level. Cost includes use of recycled clay. No instructor.

Winter Hand & Wheel, Pottery Adults

Mid to late November start date
After Work Wednesday, BYOB with Macie Higgins
Thursdays with The Boyles         
Time: 6 to 8 pm

$65 members, $75 non members
Dive into the rich history of pottery and explore hand and wheel techniques. Beginners welcome; class is tailored to individual experience.

Thanksgiving Serving Dish Workshop 
Sat, Nov. 4 Workshop, Starts at 11 am, approximately 2 hours

$30 flat fee
Create a unique serving dish to bring to your table this thanksgiving. Students will get to make a custom plate or bowl and they will be finished in time for Thanksgiving Dinner! M. Higgins

Christmas Ornaments
Nov. 6, 13, 20      Time: 6 to 8 pm    
$50 members, $58 non members
Spend the evenings creating one of a kind ornaments for your tree or as a gift.  J. Boyle



The Art of Food

Winter Homemade Jam     
Thursday, December 14, Starts at 10 am, approx 1 hour
$30 members, $35 non members
Create a delicious jam with seasonal fruit, seal and take home along with the recipe. C. Gottshall

Butter, Bread and Soup    
Was a perfect class with delicious food...stay tuned for one next year!

NY Style Cheesecake
Thurs. Nov. 16, at 2 pm (approx 2 hours) 
$50 fee
Eat cheesecake already prepared. After a live demo make your own cheesecake to take home. Freeze or enjoy right away. Just in time for Thanksgiving!!   C. Gottshall

Thursday, November 16, Starts at 10 am
Thursday, December 7, Starts at 10 am
$35 fee
Learn the secret technique for baking scones to perfection. Using in season fruits, chocolate and different flavor    combos, create your own hot batch of scones to take home. Different recipe each class. C. Gottschall