Come Create with Us!
Spiva provides a broad spectrum of creative, educational art programs for the four-state community and encourages all age groups to explore, enjoy and participate in the arts. Classes take place in our classrooms, galleries, and even on the streets.
Instructors are state certified, and/or have several years of teaching experience.
The Spiva Kids Fun Fund is available for financial assistance.
Glass Camp with Jane McCaulley
July 24-26, 12pm – 5pm
Ages 9 to 13
Discover the exciting world of fused glass! This stunning art form is sure to be a delightful new experience for kids ages 9-13. Students will make glass treasures to take home that you will enjoy for years to come- even returning students will have new masterpieces to display! Please wear close-toed shoes to this unique camp.
Preschool Summer Camps
Charcoal Drawings with Sandra Conrad
Saturday, July 21, 1-3pm
Ages 15 to Adult
Learn about value, form, highlights, and more with Sandra Conrad as she teaches the basics of this stunning art form.
Vet Art Classes
Saturdays, July 7, 14, 28, 2-4pm
This three-part clay workshop will span three dates. Join us at Crackpot Pottery to immerse yourself in the steps involved in making pots, bowls, or cups. Workshop 1 will involve throwing pieces on the wheel. Workshop 2 will focus on trimming pieces. Workshop 3 will be glazing and discussion of firing process. Free to all veterans. Veterans only. Must commit to all three workshops. Limit 10.
Thursday, August 2, 6-8pm
Learn to “let go” by painting without the pressure of the visual representation of objects. Use shape, color and gestural marks to paint freely and expressively. Attendees will take home at least one painting. Taught by Sandra Conrad, local teaching artist. Free to all veterans. Veterans only. Limit 15.
“Celebrate the creative experience – be a community catalyst.”