Art School Registration Now Open
FIA Members may register online, in-person, by mail, or by phone for Spring 2019 classes now. FIA Members receive 20% of regular tuition. Use coupon code MEMBER at checkout to get your discount.
Art School Tuition Assistance Application
Click the link to download the tuition assistance application. You may fill out the application and drop it off anytime in the art school office, Monday through Friday, 9a to 5p. Don't forget to include the additional documents required when dropping off the application. Be sure to submit your application well before the class you are interested in begins.
Upcoming Art School Activities
Youth Membership Activity – Dream Catcher
Saturday, March 23
Location: Studio 10
Dream catchers are beautiful objects used as protection charms in some Native American cultures. Using natural and craft materials, youth members (ages 5–12) will make their own dream catchers. Children should remain for the entire two-hour activity. Parents are encouraged to visit the FIA galleries and enjoy the museum while...
GOLDEN “A to Z” of Acrylics
Wednesday, April 10
Location: Studio 4
Valerie AllenGolden Teaching Artist
Free Informational Presentation
Attendees will learn valuable information about acrylics, including mineral and modern pigments, clean color mixing, glazing, and the creation of fabulous new colors. Participants will also hear about the unique properties of fluids, heavy body, open and high flow acrylics, and using...
Art School Studio Parties are a great way for you and your friends to try your hand at something new in a fun, social environment. Many different media and projects are available, including welding, glassblowing, painting, ceramics, drawing, and flameworking. Prices begin at $35 per person and include a three-hour studio session with one of our teaching artists and all necessary materials.
Attendees will learn valuable information about acrylics, including mineral and modern pigments, clean color mixing, glazing and the creation of fabulous new colors. Participants will also hear about the unique properties of fluids, heavy body, open and high flow acrylics, and using Interference and Iridescent paints for unusual effects. The lecture will include a comprehensive overview on the many gels and mediums and how they can change texture, saturation and intensity of color, and be used for sculptural effects and more.information.
Space is limited, please RSVP.