Visual Arts

Canvas & Cupcakes with Dylan’s Down with the Arts

Ages: 8+
Come create your own 16”x 20” masterpiece! No experience necessary. Open to individuals with or without special needs, ages 8 to adult. Volunteers will be available to assist all artists with special needs. All supplies provided.
Instructor: DDWA
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $30 R/$33 NR 
8543 Sa, Sept. 24, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Catching Light In Oils

Ages: 14+ years
This class is for the beginning to intermediate artist. Instructor, Kris Iltis will help you find your artist eye while exploring the principals of painting in a warm and encouraging setting. Students will paint from references provided by instructor or will work on a project that is personally inspiring. Topics addressed include: working with color, shape, value, and drawing to form a strong composition. Demonstrations, exercises, art history, and individual instruction guide the student to the next level of their painting.
Instructor: Kris Iltis
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $90 R/$99 NR
W, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 
8512 Sept. 7, 14, 21 
8513 Nov. 2, 9, 16 
8514 Nov. 30, Dec. 7, 14

Mixed Media Collage Class

Ages: 16+ years
Students will learn various mixed media tips and techniques, and complete a 12”x12” canvas collage using various supplies including paper, fabric, paint, and ink. Students will make some of their own paper. Art or craft experience welcome, but not necessary!
Instructor: Chris Stuart
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $50 R/$55 NR 
8523 Sa, Sept. 17, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
8524 Sa, Oct. 8, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
8525 Sa, Nov. 5, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
8526 Th, Dec. 8, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Beginning and Intermediate Workshop with Tadashi

Ages: 10+ years
Learn with a Master Tadashi Hayakawa. Beginner and intermediate artists, students, and hobbyists, will learn how to enjoy the process of creating art with imagination and freedom of expression along with basic techniques. This class is great for all ages, especially seniors or those needing physical therapy. Students must supply their own canvas or drawing/painting pads, with all materials including paint, brushes, pallets, etc.
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $20 R/ $22 NR
Su, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
7747 Aug. 28
8515 Sept. 25 
8516 Oct. 23 
8517 Nov. 20 
8518 Dec. 18

Professional Workshop with Tadashi

Ages: 18+ years
Advanced artists will learn to reach their next level, develop critical art appreciation, while creating enthusiasm and energy for art expression with Tadashi Hayakawa. Students are encouraged to bring a current work in progress and must supply their own canvas or drawing/painting pads, with all materials including paint, brushes, pallets, etc. Please contact Tadashi at 303-475-8111 for workshop questions.
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $15-$40 Donation
Su, 12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
7750 Aug. 14
8519 Sept. 11 
8520 Oct. 9 
8521 Nov. 13 
8522 Dec. 11