Art 101 Classes are taught by BAA members for BAA members. You get one free “Art 101” class with your annual BAA membership. 

Already a current member of BAA? Email your choice to 

Not sure your membership is current? Please contact Membership Chair Cheryl Bridendolph at


1.Beginning Oil Painting 

Anne Spoon –  new date Thursday 2/21 6 pm – 8:30 pm. Please request supply list.


2. Create an Artist Facebook Page 

Saturday 2/16 9am – noon. Max: 8 students. Email 10 photos of your artwork by 2/10 to  Location: Schmoldt Technology Room at Westside Community Center 501 S. Bucy Avenue.


3. Beginning Pastels

Kerri Fleming –  Saturday 2/23 9 a.m.- noon. 10 students max. $3 supply fee, plus bring a set of soft pastels. A good student set is “Gallery” pastel set of 36 for $20 at Hobby Lobby, or shop online for professionals sets starting around $32.


4.  Make a Coiled Basket 

Reita Adams -Tuesday 2/26  6-9 pm  ($6 supply fee)


5. iPhoneography

Gary Gibson –  Saturday 3/9  9 a.m.- noon  Students must have an iPhone – only.  Apple products, no Androids. 


6. Intermediate Watercolor THIS CLASS IS FULL

Jim Buchan –  Tuesday 3/12  1- 4:30. No supply fee but please request supply list.


7. DEMO How to make a Frame.

Steven Graham –   Saturday 3/23  1 – 3 pm. Class Max is 5.


8. Beginning Watercolor Painting 

Martha Reyburn – Thursday 3/28 1-3 pm. Take home a finished painting in 2 hours.  (no supply fee or supply list).


9. Pen and Ink/Marketing Your Art 

Nana Marchae- Saturday 4/13 time 1 pm- 3:30. Supplies needed are pens, ink and paper. If you don’t have these, Nana will provide paper and you can borrow her pens.


10. DEMO – Wood Turning on a Lathe 

Brad Glock – Saturday 4/27 9:30 a.m.- noon. (No supply fee or list) Brad will host this demo in his home studio.  Class max is 8.


11. Guided Acrylic Painting for Adults

Elaine Wilson-  ($5 supply fee) Tuesday 4/30  6 pm – 8:30 pm


12. Paint 10 Identical Watercolor Cards at One Time

Amy Jenkins –   Monday 7/15 2 pm – 5 pm. (No supply fee) Supply list: Bring your own paints, brushes, masking tape or artist tape.  If you don’t have these, you may use my supplies. Everyone needs to bring a pack of 10 Strathmore Watercolor Cards with envelopes – available at Hobby Lobby. You also need a simple landscape photograph to use for your card making inspiration.


To register for your 1 FREE “Art 101” class email your choice to

Can’t decide? Want to take more than your 1 free class? You can! Each additional “Art 101” class is $30. 

Please mention during your order which additional classes you would like to take. $30 each extra class.

Wood Turning on a Lathe "Art 101" DEMO with Brad Glock
Intermediate Watercolor "Art 101" taught by Jim Buchan
Beginning Oil Painting "Art 101" taught by Anne Spoon
Paint 10 Identical Watercolor Cards at One Time taught by Amy Jenkins
Create an Artist Facebook Page "Art 101" taught by Celeste Cleary
Beginning Watercolor Painting "Art 101" taught by Martha Reyburn
Beginning Pastels "Art 101" taught by Kerri Fleming
Make a Coiled Basket "Art 101" - Reita Adams

All classes are held at the Design Center unless otherwise noted. Questions? Please email

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