Upcoming Classes

Artist-Led Open Studios

Session 1: Thursdays, September 12 – October 3
Session 2: Thursdays, November 14 – December 12 (NO CLASS November 28)
4:30 – 6:00pm

Art is a journey; find your passion in this individualized class! Through discussion, journaling, and artmaking, learn the practice of becoming an artist. Work on a portfolio, a long-term project, or let the class lead you.

from 50.00

Mixed Media Pastels

Held at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts
Brookfield, WI

Thursdays, September 12 – October 3
6:00 – 8:00pm

Pastels are one of the most versatile mediums. In this class, students will take pastel drawing to the next level. Intricate under paintings, experimental techniques, layering, and more will be covered. Learn to combine pastel with watercolor, pencil, acrylic, and more! Beginners welcome.


Intro to Pastel Drawing

Held at the Bay View Community Center
Mondays, Sept 30 -Oct 21, 6:30-8:30pm

We will cover the tools and techniques for creating expressive pastel drawings. Layering, mark making, and more will be covered. Materials included. Beginners welcome.

Cost: $75 before Sept 16, or $90 after

The Art of Landscapes

Held at the Cedarburg Cultural Center, Cedarburg, WI

Saturday, October 19th, 9am-2pm

What makes a landscape breathtaking? Working from photographs, we will study the elements of a landscape and how acrylic painting technique can be used to recreate a scene.  We will be focusing on how to achieve things in a landscape like depth, atmosphere, and feeling.  We will discuss techniques and compositions that help create a successful landscape. Students will then work from their own images to create a finished landscape painting. The Supply List is available online.

$82 CCC Members / $97 Non-Members.