Creative Arts

There's an artist within us all - it just might need some coaching to emerge. With classes for beginners to more advanced artists, there are classes to suit every interest and skill level.

art class2019 Summer Creative Arts Classes

NEW - Intro to Watercolors

A watercolor class for beginners who enjoy creative expression but would like some direction on where to start with painting. This class will cover the basic elements of watercolor painting, color theory, and application techniques. The instructor provides hands-on learning with every class, providing step-by-step tutorials and time to work individually. The techniques and skills will assist you in creating your own pieces of watercolor art confidently! Instructor: Jennifer Kinsman.

July 2 - Aug. 6Tuesdays 6:30-8:30 p.m.WAH 116
Code 2648 Course CS 138A - $60

NEW - Environmental Collage

Wake up your creative genius with a playful collage class. No painting or drawing skills needed. Learn to use natural and man-made materials to create a one of a kind, ready to hang, work of art using recycled common household items (torn paper, cardboard, burlap, etc.) and botanicals (pressed leaves and flowers). $15 materials fee (canvas, paint, glue, pressed flowers, etc.) paid to the instructor. Classes held at 125 Gleason Rd., Centralia. Instructor: Tanya Dee Oldenburg.

July 11Thursday 6-8 p.m.WAH 116
Code 2647 Course CS 101E - $35                             

Stained Glass – Lead & Foil

Learn the techniques to make and complete your first stained glass panel. Class covers selecting design, leading basics, soldering, and finishing techniques. Bring your own glass tools or purchase supplies and tools from the instructor at class. Glass and material supplies will cost approximately $100-200, payable to the instructor. Class is held at 18245 Irwin St SW, Rochester. Call for directions 360-273-6562. Bring a fine or medium black and silver Sharpie to class. REQUIRED: Closed toe shoes! You may bring a sack lunch or snack to the day classes. Instructor: Karen Milton. No class 8/28.

Day Classes

July 17 - Aug. 14Wednesdays 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 2638 Course CS 102C - $107
Lifelong Learners 50+  Code 2639 Course SNRC 081C - $54 

Aug. 21 - Sept. 25 Wednesdays 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 4601 Course CS 102A - $107
Lifelong Learners 50+  Code 4602 Course SNRC 081A - $54

Evening Classes

July 25 - Aug. 22Thursdays - 6-9 p.m.18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 2642 Course CS 102D - $107
Lifelong Learners 50+  Code 2643 Course SNRC 081D - $54 

Aug. 29 - Sept. 26Thursdays 6-9 p.m.18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 4603 Course CS 102B  - $107
Lifelong Learners 50+  Code 4604 Course SNRC 081B - $54

Glass Workshops 

Beginners welcome! One- or two-day workshops are a great way to sample stained glass and create a project to keep or give as a gift. Material costs listed below. Classes held at 18245 Irwin St SW, Rochester. REQUIRED:Closed toe shoes! Instructor: Karen Milton.

Fused Flowers 

Aug. 3 Saturday 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 2646 Course CS 101D - $35

Wind Chimes

Aug. 17 & Aug. 24Saturdays 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 4605 Course CS 101A - $35 

Fused Standing Cat 

Aug. 19 & Aug. 26 Mondays 6-9 p.m. 18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 4606 Course CS 101B - $35

Leaded Angels 

Sept. 21 Saturday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 18245 Irwin St. SW, Rochester
Code 4607 Course CS 101C - $35

How to Register

By Mail Mail your registration form to Centralia College Office of Enrollment Services, 600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia, WA 98531.

In Person Bring your registration form to the Enrollment Services Office on the second floor of the TransAlta Commons on CC's campus.

By Phone Register by phone using a credit card at 360-623-8940.

By Fax Fax your registration with credit card information to 360-330-7106.