Arts & Crafts


NEW Acrylic Lighthouse (Ages 15+)

Painting is easier than you think. Come learn to paint while completing a lighthouse on an 11x14 canvas. The pattern is already on the canvas, making the project even easier. No painting experience necessary. The instructor will use a step-by-step process to teach. A $10 supply fee is payable to the instructor.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $25 Resident / $40 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four adult classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount.

Thursday, September 19th
6:30pm-8:30pm
Click here to register (395000)


Graphite Drawing Bird on a Basket (Ages 15+)

Young artists ages 5-7 can explore different mediums and Over a course of two weeks, you will learn how to draw a bird on a basket! We will start with a basic line drawing of the subject. Students will use various drawing pencils and tools during this class to complete the project. Supplies will be distributed in class and will be taken home at the end of the session. Some work will be done at home. A $10 supply fee is payable to the instructor.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $50 Resident / $65 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four adult classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount.

Wednesday, October 16th & Wednesday, October 23rd
6:30pm-8:30pm
Click here to register (395001)


Glass Etching (Ages 13+)

Learn to create beautifully etched glassware quickly and easily using a special chemical etching process. The instructor will work you through the process while teaching you everything you need to create more beautiful glassware and gifts at home. Students will complete an eye-catching glass project in class! A $5 supply fee is payable to the instructor.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $25 Resident / $40 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four adult classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount.

Thursday, October 17th
6:30pm-8:00pm
Click here to register (395002)


Holiday Ornaments (Ages 15+)

Learn to paint beautiful glass ornaments that will last forever. Each student will paint two holiday themed ornaments. Instructor Donna Roskamp will walk you through the steps as you complete the project during this class. The instructor provides all supplies. Bring a friend! A $5 supply fee payable to the instructor.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $25 Resident / $40 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four adult classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount.

Thursday, December 19th
6:30pm-8:00pm
Click here to register (395003)


Kids Acrylic Painting-Lake Michigan (Ages 7+)

Kids can learn to paints quickly and easily with the help of International Instructor Donna Roskamp. The class is taught step-by-step as students complete their painting of Lake Michigan. The instructor provides all of the materials. A $5 supply fee is payable to the instructor. Children under 7 may attend with an adult).

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $15 Resident / $30 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four kids classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount. 395004 1 class TH 9/19 5:30pm-6:30pm

Thursday, September 19th
5:30pm-6:30pm
Click here to register (395004)


Kids Drawing Skills (Ages 8+)

Take your drawing to the next level by truly understanding graphite and how to use it to create values and textures. This two-session class is packed full of information. Experiment with pencils and tools during class. You will leave class with new drawing skills. A $5 supply fee is payable to the instructor.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $28 Resident / $43 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four kids classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount.

Wednesday, October 16th & Wednesday, October 23rd
5:30pm-6:30pm
Click here to register (395005)


Kids Glass Etching (Ages 7+)

Kids can learn to create beautifully etched glassware quickly and easily using a special chemical etching process. The instructor will walk you through the process while teaching you everything needed to know to create more beautiful glassware and gifts at home. Students will complete a glass project in class! Parents are welcome to take this fun and creative class with your child! A $5 supply fee is payable to the instructor.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $15 Resident / $30 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four kids classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount.

Thursday, October 17th
5:30pm-6:30pm
Click here to register (395006)


Kids Holiday Ornaments (Ages 7+)

Kids will learn how to paint ornaments that will last forever. Students will paint two holiday-themed ornaments each. Children under 7 may attend with a adult. Instructor Donna Roskamp will walk you through the steps as you complete the project during class. All materials are provided. A $5 supply fee is payable to the instructor.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $15 Resident / $30 Non-Resident

SPECIAL OFFER: Register for all four kids classes offered by Donna and receive a $10 discount. You must register for all four classes at the same time. Phone registration is required to receive discount.

Thursday, December 19th
5:30pm-6:30pm
Click here to register (395007)


Magic Crayons (Ages 7-14)

Your child will transform his or her drawing into an amazing watercolor painting. Kids love the magic of this technique and will want to do it again and again. A material fee of $4 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. Checks made payable to Artful Classes, LLC.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $15 Resident / $30 Non-Resident

Saturday, September 14th
10:00am-11:00am
Click here to register (395008)


Drawing With Texture (Ages 7-14)

How do artists make soft sand and spiky pinecones? Learn techniques to give your drawings depth and texture! This relaxed, project-based learning is appropriate for artists of all levels. A material fee of $3 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. Checks made payable to Artful Classes, LLC.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $15 Resident / $30 Non-Resident

Saturday, October 12th
10:00am-11:00am
Click here to register (395009)


Shaving Cream Paint & Play (Ages 6-14)

Enjoy tubs of oozing shaving cream to squish, spray, spread, and whip! An entire hour of messy play and painting. It’s lots of fun and the best part is – there’s no mess for Mom and Dad! Come play and take home your own marbleized paper stationary! This kid-requested class will be the best part of your week! A material fee of $3 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. Checks made payable to Artful Classes, LLC.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $12 Resident / $27 Non-Resident

Saturday, November 16th
10:00am-11:00am
Click here to register (395010)


Slime and Oobleck! (Ages 7-16)

Custom-made slime for you to take home - and you choose the color and the add-ins! Our slime is thick and squishy and makes satisfying noises when you play with it. It’s a lot less messy and it will not stick to your clothes. If you’ve never seen OOBLECK, come help us decide…is it a liquid or is it a solid? It’s sort of like quicksand…it’s definitely strange! Take some home! A material fee of $3 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. Checks made payable to Artful Classes, LLC.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $15 Resident / $30 Non-Resident

Saturday, November 23rd
10:00am-11:00am
Click here to register (395011)

The Unconstructed Holiday House

No gingerbread here! Instead we’ll be using holiday candies, marshmallows, pretzel sticks, and imagination. What will yours look like? There will be award certificates for tallest, most creative, most decorative, etc. Fruit snacks and a drink provided. This workshop is a great combination of celebration and STEAM project-based learning. Parents, use this time to get some holiday shopping done! A material fee of $5 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. Checks made payable to Artful Classes, LLC.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $18 Resident / $33 Non-Resident

Saturday, December 7th
10:00am-11:30am
Click here to register (395012)

Holiday Snack and Craft (Ages 7-15)

Celebrate JOY this holiday! In this class, we’ll be doing some relaxed crafting by making an ornament mini-wreath, holiday decor, and decorated cookies. It’s a relaxing, fun morning whether you keep these for yourself or use them as gifts! Snack of seasonal fruit and cookies provided. Begin your break with this fun holiday workshop! A material fee of $10 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. Checks may payable to Artful Classes, LLC.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $20 Resident / $35 Non-Resident

Saturday, December 21st
9:30am-11:30am
Click here to register (395014)


Candy Chromatography (Ages 6-14)

Do you have left over holiday candy? This experiment shows you how to create rainbows with candy and water. We will also marbleize paper for your very own notecards and paper. You can amaze your family and friends with these cool tricks that use the colors of the rainbow! A material fee of $3 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. Checks may payable to Artful Classes, LLC.

Site: Oceola Community Center, 1661 N. Latson Rd.
Cost: $15 Resident / $30 Non-Resident

Saturday, January 11th
10:00am-11:00am
Click here to register (395013)