Upcoming Classes

Adults (16+)

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 6:00pm

In this self-directed class students have the opportunity to work on their own projects while practicing their favorite printmaking technique. Our experienced printmaking staff will be on hand to help problem solve and discuss your projects, but students must have prior knowledge of one printmaking discipline.

*Prerequisite: Beginning Printmaking OR course equivalent.*

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 6:00pm

Inspired by projects seen on the world wide web, each two-hour class will focus on projects that are easy to make and complete, but may require new-to-you techniques, or eccentric materials. Class attendees will be strongly encouraged to personalize their work and create something that is unique and important to them. Curious about the project? Take a look below for a sneak peek at each month's project.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 6:00pm

This introductory class covers all the basics of glass fusion. Students will learn glass design, kiln firing processes, and be oriented to the tools and materials available in the glass studio. Attendees will also have a chance to explore and ask questions while they create a piece of glass art in class that night.

Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 6:00pm

This workshop is ideal for artists who are curious about encaustic, but don't have any previous experience. The topics covered will include: health and safety, what encaustic is, how to get started, and the most popular techniques and applications. Students will have the opportunity to create a piece in class, allowing them to ask questions as they work and learn.

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 6:00pm

Students will be given the information, tools, and materials to create their own small leather journals. Creative use of blank and/or printed papers, stitch patterns, and cover decorations will ensure each student leaves with a journal that is one-of-a-kind.

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 6:00pm

Montana is beautiful in the spring and summer! Join local artist Tim Thornton as he guides you through the basics of painting outdoors. Bring a sketch book, a pencil (2b or 4b) and a camera (optional) to the first class. Additional materials will be discussed during the first class. Experience is welcome, but not required.

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 6:00pm

Each two hour metalsmithing class investigates the craft of metalsmithing through jewelry making. Learn design basics, how to stamp and create texture with a hammer, and health and safety tips. Each student will leave class with their own handcrafted jewelry piece to give as a gift or keep for themselves.

Ages 6-12

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 2:30pm

Thursdays | 2:30 - 5:00 p.m. | April 26 - May 31

Spring into warmer weather and drizzly days with artistic tasty treats!  Together we will create both edible and inedible masterpieces.  Students will have a blast exploring no-bake recipes, ceramic, painted, and sculpted treats!

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 9:00am
SORRY- THIS CAMP IS FULL. Please call the ZACC at 549-7555 to get on the waitlist or consider one of our other great camps!

Ages 8-16

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 10:00am

 In this camp, students will build self-esteem together through music exploration and instruction. Regardless of musical experience, campers will receive instrument instruction, form a band, write an original song, and perform at Family Friendly Friday on June 15th at the Top Hat Lounge. They will have the opportunity to learn song-writing, guitar, bass, drums, vocals, and keyboards while having musical freedom to create their own songs. The final show at The Top Hat will be an incredible display of their collective work.