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Classes

Classes for Adults
Student age requirement must be met by the last day of class
Students 16 years old and above can also register for adult classes and workshops
All fees include materials
Member’s prices are in parentheses


Art Journaling
Tuesdays, January 8–February 12
Create a handmade journal while exploring a variety of art techniques to fill the pages in your own unique style. All skill levels are welcome. Students are guided through each part of the creative process. Every class is a new experience as you make a work of art that can travel with you.
Time: 1:00–3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Ann Reneé Lighter
Fee: $48 ($43)

Figure Drawing
Tuesdays, January 15–February 19
You asked for it and we’re happy to deliver! Develop your skills and learn techniques
through drawing the human body. Proportion, composition and value are covered. Don’t miss this new opportunity.
Time: 6:00–8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Janice Marin
Fee: $48 ($43)

Wheel Throwing
Thursdays, January 17–February 21
Develop skills on the potter’s wheel while you learn to make a variety of vessels and sculptural pieces. This class is great for beginning and intermediate level students. Students have access to the ceramics lab outside of class time to continue working independently, during the
run of the course.
Time: Section 1: 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Section 2: 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Travis Gingerich
Fee: $48 ($43) + $25 clay

Jewelry:Wire Wrapping
Tuesdays,January 8–February 12
Learn to make your own unique wire wrapped jewelry. A finished piece of jewelry is completed during each week. Design your own ring, earrings, bracelet and varying types of pendants. A variety
of wire is provided to
allow you customize
your jewelry to match
your style.
Time: 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Instructor: Kimberley Williamson
Fee: $48 ($43)

The Art of Chinese Calligraphy
Sundays, January 20–February 24
Learn the basic skills of Chinese calligraphy with a brief history of this beautiful written art form. Explore five styles of Chinese calligraphy and varied compositions using traditional writing brushes and ink.
Time: 1:30–3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Lanxin Li
Fee: $48 ($43)

Soap Making
Sundays, February 10, 17 and 24
This workshop gives you the knowledge to make soap using three different methods: Melt and Pour, Hot Process and Cold Process. Natural dyes, fragrances and a variety of oils are provided to make your soaps as unique as you are!
Time: 1:30–3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Kimberly Williamson
Fee: $40 ($36)

Exploring Watercolor
Sundays, February 10, 17 and 24
This colorful class is ideal for the beginner or intermediate student who wishes to gain a strong understanding of the watercolor painting process. Students can expect to learn about suitable painting materials, basic watercolor painting techniques, the fascinating relationships with the water and pigment and more. Supplies provided.
Time: 1:30–3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Merle Poland
Fee: $40

Open Studio: Painting
Thursdays, Jan. 17–Feb. 21
This open studio will cater to individual needs with one on one instruction for beginning to advanced painters. Enjoy this relaxed setting and bring either a new or current piece to work on! Basic supplies provided.
Time: 2:00–4:00 p.m.
Instructor: Jerry Nissen
Fee: $48 ($43)

Belly Dancing
Thursday, Jan 24 from 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Join us for your chance to participate in
the ancient art of “belly dancing”. Watch
a performance and get to know more about
the history and cultural origins of this
captivating dance!
Instructor: Dr. Helen C. Harton
Fee: FREE

3-Month Independent Study Ceramics Studio Passes
Single $65.00 ($58.50)
Double $100.00 ($90.00 )
Family $150.00 ($135.00)
Independent study includes access to clay studio, firing, and use of glazes. Clay must be purchased (in addition to the pass) from the Hearst Center at $25/25lbs. Open studio time is available when the studio is not being used for scheduled classes. For more information, stop by the Front Desk at the Hearst Center for a handout regarding our ceramic labs or call the Hearst at 319.273.8641.


James & Meryl Hearst Center for the Arts
304 W. Seerley Boulevard
Cedar Falls, Iowa, 50613
319.273.8641
Gallery Hours
Mondays | Closed
Tuesday & Thursday | 10:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday & Friday | 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday | 1:00pm-4:00pm
Hearst Center for the Arts is part of the Department of
Municipal Operations & Programs, City of Cedar Falls.
City of Cedar Falls