Art Classes for Adults

LUX Center for the Arts offers a variety of classes designed to optimize creativity while encouraging students to have fun. Instructors and artists-in-residence are qualified to teach all ages and skill levels in well-equipped studios.

Classes are offered year-round. To register for classes call 402.466.8692 or click on the link of the class you wish to register for. In case of inclement weather, listen to KFOR 1240, or go to http://kfor1240.com for up-to-date cancellation information. To view all upcoming classes for youth, adults, date nights, and more, click the “Full Class Listing” button below.

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March & April

Coffee & Canvases (WPNT-02)
Start your Saturday morning at the LUX! This class is will teach you the fundamentals of painting and drawing. All materials and a fresh pot of coffee from Mo Java Cafe are provided!
Saturday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20
10 -11:30 a.m.
Instructor: McKenzie Phelps
Tuition: $68 LUX Member ($85 non-members)




Beginning Drawing (WPNT-01)

You really can learn to draw! Observational drawing skills will be taught through working on still life, landscape, and portraiture. Graphite, charcoal, and pastels will be used to represent value, line, and texture. All materials provided.
Tuesdays, March 28, April 4, 11, 18
6:30  -9 p.m.
Instructor: Katelyn Farneth
Tuition: $100 LUX Member ($125 non-members)

Metalsmithing (WMIX-05)
Using copper, nickel, and brass you will learn to shape, form and fuse metal! Make your own jewelry and art while learning to create texture with the rolling mill, attach with an oxy-acetylene torch, and finish your own unique metal projects.
Wednesdays, March 29, April 5, 12, 19
6:30-9 p.m. 
Instructor: Sara Henry
Tuition: $100 LUX Member ($125 non-members)



Beginning/Intermediate Acrylic Painting (WPNT-09)

Learn the basics of painting using acrylics or sharpen your existing skills . Color mixing, still life, landscape, and abstract painting will be explored. All materials are provided.
Thursdays, March 30, April 6, 13, 20
6:30  -9 p.m.
Instructor: Katelyn Farneth
Tuition: $100 LUX Member ($125 non-members)



May

Intro to Screen Printing (WPNT-10)
This course is an exploration of basic screen printing techniques. Hand-cut film stencil, drawing fluid, and photo emulsion processes will be covered. Students in this class will have access to our print facilities during open studio hours, typically Tuesday-Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesdays, April 25, May 2, 9, 16
6:30-9 p.m.
Instructor: Jason Piccoli
Tuition: $116 LUX Member ($145 non-members)

Beginning Drawing (WPNT-11)
You really can learn to draw! Observational drawing skills will be taught through working on still life, landscape, and portraiture. Graphite, charcoal, and pastels will be used to represent value, line, and texture. All materials provided.
Wednesdays, April 26, May 3, 10, 17
6:30-9 p.m.
Instructor: McKenzie Phelps
Tuition: $100 LUX Member ($125 non-members)


 
Beginning/Intermediate Acrylic Painting (WPNT-12)

Learn the basics of painting using acrylics or sharpen your existing skills . Color mixing, still life, landscape, and abstract painting will be explored. All materials are provided.
Wednesdays, April 26, May 3, 10, 17
6:30  -9 p.m.
Instructor: Katelyn Farneth
Tuition: $100 LUX Member ($125 non-members)

 

Metalsmithing (WMIX-06)
Using copper, nickel, and brass you will learn to shape, form and fuse metal! Make your own jewelry and art while learning to create texture with the rolling mill, attach with an oxy acetylene torch, and finish your own unique metal projects.
Thursdays, April 27, May 4, 11, 18
6:30-9 p.m. 
Instructor: Sara Henry
Tuition: $100 LUX Member ($125 non-members)

 


 


 

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