watercolorCreative 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.

Summer Creative Arts Classes

NEW! Intro to Watercolors

Intro to Watercolors is a watercolor class for beginners who enjoy creative expression, but would like some direction on where to start with painting. This course will be a culmination of teaching the elements of art, step-by-step tutorials, and exploring specific watercolor techniques so students will develop confidence in completing original pieces of art. Supply list will be provided at time of registration. Instructor: Jennifer Kinsman.

July 10 – Aug 7                 Saturdays           2:00pm – 4:00pm            SWFT 109
Class 8632                          Course  CS 137A                              $60

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. *Must wear closed toe shoes to class.* 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. Supplies: Bring a fine or medium black and silver Sharpie. You may bring a sack lunch or snack to the day classes. Instructor: Karen Milton.

Day Class:

Jun 9 – July 7                    W           10:00am – 1:00pm          Rochester          
Class 3853                          Course  CS 103B                              $107

Lifelong Learners 50+                                                                                               
Class 4092                          Course  SNRC 81B                           $54

July 14 – Aug 11               W           10:00am – 1:00pm          Rochester          
Class 8469                          Course  CS 103C                                             $107

Lifelong Learners 50+                                                                                               
Class 8470                          Course  SNRC 81C                           $54

Aug 18 – Sep 15               W           10:00am – 1:00pm          Rochester          
Class 8471                          Course  CS 103D                              $107

Lifelong Learners 50+                                                                                               
Class 8474                          Course  SNRC 81D                           $54

Evening Class:

July 1 – July 29                 Th          6:00pm – 9:00pm            Rochester          
Class 8472                          Course  CS 103E                               $107

Lifelong Learners 50+                                                                                               
Class 8475                          Course  SNRC 81E                           $54

Aug 5 – Sep 2                    Th          6:00pm – 9:00pm            Rochester          
Class 8473                          Course  CS 103F                               $107

Lifelong Learners 50+                                                                                               
Class 8476                          Course  SNRC 81F                            $54

Stained Glass Workshops

Beginners welcome! Workshops are a great way to sample stained glass and create a project to keep or give as a gift. Material costs listed below. *Must wear closed to shoes to class.* Classes held at 18245 Irwin St SW, Rochester. Supplies: Bring a fine or medium black and silver Sharpie. You may bring a sack lunch or snack to day classes. Instructor: Karen Milton.

Fused Flowers ($15-$25)

July 9                    F             10:00am – 1:00pm          Rochester          
Class 8477           Course  CS 101C                                             $35

Aug 28                 Sa           10:00am – 1:00pm          Rochester
Class 8478           Course  CS 101D                              $35

Wind Chimes ($15-$25)

July 21 & 23       W F        6:00pm – 9:00pm            Rochester          
Class 8479           Course  CS 101E                               $35

Aug 25 & 27       W F        6:00pm – 9:00pm            Rochester
Class 8480           Course  CS 101F                               $35       

How to Register

  1. Download and fill out a registration form.
  2. Mail the registration form to:
Centralia College
Office of Enrollment Services
600 Centralia College Blvd.
Centralia, WA 98531

In-person registration is not currently available. By order of the governor, Centralia College offices are closed to the public.

  1. Download a registration form or pick one up in the Enrollment Services Office on the second floor of the TransAlta Commons on CC's campus.
  2. Bring the completed registration form to the Cashier, also on the second floor of the TransAlta Commons building.

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

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