Visual Art

After School Arts Program
All fine arts
http://education.illinois.edu/smallurban/asap
Description: Each ASAP unit is designed to meet the unique needs of the school in which it operates. The programming is highly flexible, and responsive to the changing needs of the students it serves. The ASAP team, in collaboration with school staff, endeavors to admit students that represent the inherent diversity of the student body with consideration made to each student's race, gender, physical ability, socioeconomic status, and language.
Ages: Franklin and Urbana Middle Schools
When: After School, during regular school semisters
Price: Free

Champaign Public Library
All fine arts areas
librarian@champaign.org
217-403-2000
200 W. Green St, Champaign
www.champaign.org
Storytelling, movement, music, arts & crafts, reading groups, and special programs and events
Ages: All ages, adults
When: All year
Price: Free
Finacial Aid: no

Champaign Urbana Potters Club
3D
cpottersclub224@gmail.com
900 South Race St., Urbana
http://cupotters.org/
This class, offered by the C-U Potters' Club, will teach you the basic skills needed for ceramic pottery and sculpture. You will learn how to throw on a potter's wheel, hand-building techniques like coils and slab and how to glaze your work.
Ages: Adult
When: All year
Price: $75
Finacial Aid: no

City of Urbana
All fine arts areas
Christina McClelland, cmmcclelland@urbanaillinois.us.
217-384-2311
Market at the Square, Urbana
http://urbanaillinois.us/artworkshops
Art at the Market.Free art workshops and performances
Ages: All ages
When: May-October, Saturday mornings
Price: Free
Finacial Aid: no

Class Act Interactive Education and Events
Drama, visual arts
Natalie Ellis , natalie@classactinteractive.com
217-766-5964
114 S. Neil St.Champaign
www.classactinteractive.com
Classes programs in movement, drama, theater,improv, visual arts, ArtLab summer camp
Ages: 18 mo-adult
When: Programs throughout the year
Price: up to $288

Department of Landscape Architecture Landscape
Architecture
Lindsay Ennis, LAdept@illinois.edu
217-333-0176
611 Lorado Taft Drive, Champaign
http://www.landarch.uiuc.edu/programs/discoverla/discover.aspx
Discover Landscape Architecture Pre-College ProgramDiscover Landscape Architecture is a tailor-made opportunity to learn about the activities, the roles, and the projects that landscape architects enjoy today.
Ages: 15 - 18
When: 2-week session offered in the summer
Price: $1,300
Finacial Aid: no

Eclectic Gallery
Crafting, visual arts, 3D
Susan, eclecticartistcoop@comcast.net
217-417-4407
123 West Main St, Urbana
http://eclecticartistcoop.com/
An artist co-opEclectic offers a wide selection of classes, from drawing & painting to jewelry, collage, wool felting, polymer clay, assemblage etc., etc.
Ages: Adult
When: All year
Price: $25-$70
Finacial Aid: no

Fab Lab
Visual Art
fablab-business@listserv.illinois.edu
1301 South Goodwin Ave, Urbana
http://cucfablab.org/
Workshop for computer-based innovation, design and fabrication. The Champaign Urbana Community Fab Lab is an open source community of people who like to design and make things. Our principal focus is to provide a safe and fun learning environment, so that students of all ages can master modern design and fabrication technology.
Ages: All ages, adult
When: Open all year
Price:Free to use, materials cost

Glass FX
Visual Art
Stella, stella.glassfx@sbcglobal.net
217-359-0048
202 South First st, Champaign
http://glassfx.com/Classes/Classes.html
Classes in stained glass and glass fusing and slumpingLearn to create your own unique works of art! Our decorative glass craft classes will teach you everything you need to know.
Ages: 16 - adult
When: 6 weekly sessions, various times a year
Price: $110 - $145

John M. Garth Adult Education
All fine arts
217-384-3530
211 North Race Street, Urbana
http://www.usd116.org/adult/commed.html
Adult community classes
Ages: Adult
When: All year
Price: $30 and up
Finacial Aid: no

Krannert Art Museum
Visual Arts
Virginia Erickson, verickso@illinois.ed
217-333-8281
500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign
http://kam.illinois.edu/education/schooltours.html
Museum ToursKrannert Art Museum offers guided group tours on several topics.
For groups, pre-school through high school
When: Needs to be scheduled
Price: Free
Finacial Aid: no

Krannert Art Museum
Visual Arts
Anne Sautman, asautman@illinois.edu
217-244-0619
500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign
http://kam.illinois.edu/education/arttogo.html
Bring the museum to the classroom or your child's group or club meeting. For groups, pre-school through high school
When: Needs to be scheduled
Price: Free
Finacial Aid: no

Makerspace Urbana
All fine arts
makerspaceu@gmail.com
202 S. Broadway Ave,Urbana
www.makerspaceurbana.org
Open Community art, humanities, science and technology lab. Various workshops, projects

Parkland Art Gallery
Visual Art
ParklandArtGallery@parkland.edu
217/351-2485
2400 West Bradley Ave, Champaign
http://artgallery.parkland.edu/
High School Arts Seminar. Each year, area high school art instructors are invited to bring their students to Parkland College to try out new materials and techniques. This unique experience exposes many of the participants to materials they may have not known existed, as most schools have limited resources for art supplies.
Ages: High School
When: School year
Finacial Aid: no

Parkland College for Kids
All fine arts areas
collegeforkids@parkland.edu
217-353-20552400 West Bradley AveChampaign
http://www.parkland.edu/communityed/cfk.aspx
Fun, interactive classes for students entering grades 3 through 7 in arts, science, theatre, writing, computers and much more.
Ages: 8-13
When: Summer
Price: $125/class
Finacial Aid: yes

Savoy Recreation Center
All fine arts area
Lexi Hartman, lexi@savoyrecreationcenterdotcom
217.359.3550
402 W. Graham Dr, Savoy
http://savoyrecreationcenter.com/
Arts and cultural workshops, classes and summer camps for all ages thougout the year
Ages: All ages, adult
When: All year
Price: $10 - $100
Finacial Aid: yes

School of Art + Design, Saturday Art School
Visual Arts
Melissa Madsen, art-enrichment@illinois.edu
217-333-0855
408 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign
http://satschool.illinois.edu/
Weekly Saturday morning art classes taught by student art educators. Meets for nine weeks.
Ages: Pre-school (age 4.5) through high school
When: Offered fall and spring semesters
Ages: $80 - $95
Finacial Aid: no

School of Art + Design, Summer Art Enrichment
Visual Arts
Melissa Madsen, art-enrichment@illinois.edu
217-333-0855
408 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign
http://satschool.illinois.edu/
Art classes taught by student art educators. Classes meet during the week for approximately two weeks
Ages: Pre-school through high school
When: Summers
Price: $80
Finacial Aid: no

School of Art + Design, Illini Summer Academies: Art + Design
Visual Arts
Debra Stocker, State 4-H Office, dstocker@illinois.edu
217-333-0910
Illinois State 4-H Office, 801 N. Country Fair Drive, Champaign
http://web.extension.illinois.edu/state4h/events/summeracademies.cfm
This 4-day event provides Illinois teens new opportunities to explore the University of Illinois campus; study potential careers or build their leadership skills; and meet youth from across the state.
Ages: 14--18
When: Summers
Price: $280 for early bird; $295
Finacial Aid: no

SPLASH afterschool programs
All fine arts areas
Kathy Cearlock, kcearlock@usd116.org
217-531-7149
1201 S. Vine St.Urbana
www.usd116.org/index.php/parents/programs
Urbana Unit 116 after school programsPrograms include classes, clubs, activities, Homework Lab, and Morning Jump Start. Examples of the types of classes include: arts and crafts, babysitting, dancing, pet care, and sports. Activities offered through the SPLASH program include field trips, drama and play production, and the SPLASH game room.
Ages: 5 -11
When: School year
Price: Free - $25
Finacial Aid: yes

The I.D.E.A. Store
Visual Art, crafting
info@the-idea-store.org
217-352-7878
28 E. Springfield Ave, Champaign
http://the-idea-store.org/product-cat/workshops/
Creative re-use craft and visual arts workshopsRegular schedule of classes and clinics by local experts and eco-art geniuses workshops using re-use materials. And a variety of educational workshops on all things creative and green
Ages: All ages
When: All year
Price: $10 - $40
Finacial Aid: no

The Living Letter Press
Visual art, crafting
info@livingletterpress.com
217-298-2080
105 West John St, Champaign
http://www.livingletterpress.com/
Learn how compose a design with our vast collection of wood type and art cuts, lock it up on the bed, mix the ink colors, and crank the handle of our Vandercook proof press. Go to facebook.com/livingletterpress for class offers
Ages: Adult
When: All year
Finacial Aid: no

Urbana Free Library
All fine arts areas
administration@tufl.info
217-367-4057
210 West Green St, Urbana
www.urbanafreelibrary.org
Wide range of programs and workshops. Storytelling, movement, music, arts & crafts, reading groups, and special programs and events
Ages: All ages, adults
When: All year
Price: Free
Finacial Aid: no

Urbana Park District
All fine arts areas
Erica Cooper-Peyton, encooper-peyton@urbanaparks.org
(217)367-1544
505 W. Stoughton, Urbana
www.urbanaparks.org
Community dance classes, and summer arts and cultural camps. Youth and adult dance classes, including ballet, tap, hip hop, tango, contra country, milongas. Summer arts camps each summer for children
Ages: 4 - adult
When: Fall, Spring, Summer
Price: $2 - $248
Finacial Aid: yes

USD 116 STEM summer program
Media arts
Alexis Jones, info@usd116.org
217-384-3600
1201 S. Vine St., Urbana
http://www.usd116.org/index.php/parents/stem/
The two-week program offered engaging and exciting math, science, and technology activities including several that have ties to Fine Arts, Social Sciences, and Writing. Specifically, music, photography, film editing and writing.
Ages: 6 - 14
When: Summer
Price: $0 - $225
Finacial Aid: yes

Visual Arts Instructor, Hua Nian
Visual Art
Hua Nian, nianart@gmail.com
217-367-4508
1308 South Race St, Urbana
http://www.huanianartstudio.com/
Summer Art Camp camp calls for boys and girls who love to draw and invent! Art lessions are grouped into hourly two sections each semester.
Ages: 6-15
When: Various programs throughout the year
Price: $90-$145

Visual Arts Instructor, Lindsay Tull
Visual Art
Lindsey Elizabeth Tull, lnzbeth_03@yahoo.com
http://www.lindseytullstudios.com/1/post/2011/10/childrens-art-lessonsch...
These lessons will focus primarily on drawing and painting. The student will learn how to use color, line, layout, and design to create still lifes, portraits, and landscapes. We may also work on paper making, photography, sculpting, and printmaking
Ages: 6-12
When: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturdays
Price: $20/class, $40/indivdual hour