Adult Art and Design Classes

Innovative beginner through advanced adult art and design classes led by professional artists and designers will introduce students of all levels to new media, creative approaches, and working techniques at one of the top art and design colleges in the Midwest.

Students leave with the skills for career and professional advancement or with a rekindling of their creative curiosity

Fall registration is now open.

Register on or before August 25 and receive $25 off your total tuition. Register for more than one class throughout the semester and receive $25 each additional class.


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Browse all campus-based classes for students ages 18 and above. Select classes also open to students ages 16 and above.

Been with us through the years and looking for our newest creations? Find a list of brand new classes here.

Our renowned web and graphic design faculty and classes are geared to help both professionals and novices develop the essential technical and conceptual skills to take design beyond grids and graphics.

Beginning to intermediate level classes in drawing, painting, printmaking, paper, furniture, and more. Experiment freely in our facilities and under the guidance of our instructors.

Beginner or pro? Analog or digital? Learn a new technique, be introduced to the latest software, and immerse yourself in critique and discussion.

Tell stories through images. Illuminate ideas. Express what words can't.

Interested in history, ideas, and discussion? These discussion-based classes are the perfect complement to our studio-based classes.