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George A SPIVA Center for the Arts Joplin MO

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.

PLEASE EMAIL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION TO SCLEMENTS@SPIVAARTS.ORG

Spiva Art Lab

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Refund Policy

It is strongly recommended to pre-register for classes! Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. In the event of cancellation, participants will be contacted and a refund given.

If you need to cancel your registration, 24-hour notice must be given in order to receive a full refund. 

Military Discount

Spiva offers 10% off classes to military veterans and active duty service members! To receive your discount code, call Spiva at 417-623-0183.

Creation Station

Tuesdays, January 5 – May 25, 2021

4-5pm, ages 6-11, with Sandra Conrad

Cost: Free 

This popular after-school art class has moved online via Zoom! Using materials commonly found at home (watercolor, markers, paper, crayons, etc.), students will complete a new art project each week. Simply email Education Director Sarah Clements at sclements@spivaarts.org to get your Zoom code. There’s a new one every week, so don’t forget to get your link!

Classes

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My Other Half: Couple's Printmaking Class with Jade Henning

My Other Half: Couple’s Printmaking Class with Jade Henning

Saturday, February 13th, 2-4pm,

Cost: $45 per couple, Ages: 21+

Make a Valentine’s date with your special someone! Couples will create handmade printing blocks of one half of a heart that their partner won’t see until both parts are printed together. Create a beautiful piece of art together while sipping mimosas and learning something new! Frames for finished work will be included.

 

My Other Half: Couple's Printmaking Class with Jade Henning

My Other Half: Couple’s Printmaking Class with Jade Henning

Saturday, February 19th, 6-8pm,

Cost: $45 per couple, Ages: 21+

Make a Valentine’s date with your special someone! Couples will create handmade printing blocks of one half of a heart that their partner won’t see until both parts are printed together. Create a beautiful piece of art together while sipping mimosas and learning something new! Frames for finished work will be included.

 

 

“Celebrate the creative experience – be a community catalyst.”