Interest in taking a class?

Classes held at The Show Gallery Lowertown are taught by local teaching artists and explore everything from fine arts to improv comedy. Browse the Open Classes tab to see what classes are happening currently. Movie nights, open mics, and other fun events can be found under the Special Events tab. Lastly our Past Classes tab shows all of the gallery’s previous classes.

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  • 2018 Classes Coming Soon

  • Stephen Workman Exodus 2 Past Class

    Mixed Media Encaustic Painting Workshop

    A class designed for those interested in learning to paint with encaustics. Those with some experience in encaustics are also welcome. Each participant will make at least three pieces. We will cover the basics of encaustic painting, image transfers, inclusions, setting up a home studio, and safe painting.

  • Stephen Workman Papermaking Past Class

    Papermaking Workshop

    We will explore making sheets of art paper using cotton and plant fibers, plant inclusions like leafs-seeds-stems, other types of inclusions like colored fibers, and special colorings. Papers we make can be used for drawing, collage, or to display as they are.

  • Yoga Past Class

    Deepen and expand with the practice of Yoga

    Join us at The Show Gallery Lowertown for an all levels yoga class accompanied by live guitar. Proceeds will go to the arts program at Midwest Special Services. All are welcome!

  • Art Start Past Class

    Art Start

    Unlock your creativity in ArtStart’s Open Studio for Young Artists.

    Each workshop is designed to allow school-age kids the opportunity to explore their own creativity and experiment with various media including collaborative collage, ink and pastel, and watercolor painting!

  • Stephen Workman Encaustic Introduction Past Class

    Workshop — Encaustic Introduction

    This workshop introduces the basics of working in mixed–media encaustics. We will cover: the safe use of encaustic materials; how to paint, layer, and fuse the wax; embedding images and objects in your paintings; what you need to make encaustic paintings in your own studio; how to have fun with the wax.