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Youth Classes

Final Registration Deadline is June 9: 6 spots remain: AM Art Studio- June to July

An art exploration class designed for children who are ready to make the transition to attending class independently. Easel painting, homemade play-dough, mixed media collage, and watercolor resist drawings are just a few of the tools to choose from!

Final Registration Deadline is June 16: 6 spots remain: Rainbow Rhythms Camp- AM Option

West Music partners with ArtHaus to bring your child a class of color mixing and instrument identification. Purple pianos, green guitars, and MORE!

Registrations will be put on a waiting list: Canvas Maestros Camp- Camp is Full

Learn about the artists who created the greatest music of all time, from The Nutcracker Suite to the Harry Potter and Star Wars soundtracks, while creating artwork that embraces beat, rhythm, tempo, and more! West Music partners with ArtHaus to bring you a camp full of music art, and fun. Lunch is not included so don’t forget to bring a sack lunch!

Insect Zoo: K-3

Explore amazing insects with the Iowa State Insect Zoo and visiting entomologist. Create art with the help of insects, maggot paintings and cockroach mazes. This class is done in partnership with the ISU Extension and Outreach – Winneshiek County.

Final Registration Deadline is July 28: 3 spots remain: Code Artist Camp

In partnership with the ISU Extension and Outreach, ArtHaus brings you a mix of code.org with live versions of your favorite video games and art making.  Code a Spirograph, then create one.  Code Minecraft, then scavenger hunt for bricks.  Bring a sack lunch.

Registered 4-H Clover Kids for 2016-2017 are recipients to a $60 deduction, thanks in part to the Winn Co Extension Office. 

Final Registration deadline is June 30: 5 spots remain: 3-D Printing Design Camp

Luther Visual and Performing Arts Department teams up with ArtHaus for three days of fun in the Luther MakerSpace printing your personal mobile sculpture, tessellation tiles, and tiny creatures.  Be sure to pack a sack lunch.

Insect Zoo: 4th-6th

Explore amazing insects with the Iowa State Insect Zoo and visiting entomologist! Create art with the help of insects, maggot paintings, and cockroach mazes. This class is done in partnership with the ISU Extension and Outreach – Winneshiek County.

 

 

Final Registration deadlins is July 21: 6 more spaces remain: Tell Me About Your Band

Meet Naomi, watch this youtube video.

Naomi is a musician who grew up in Northeast Iowa and now owns a recording studio and tours with her band in Northeast Iowa. Join her as she teaches you all the things she wishes she knew when she was a young musician from how to make money without being taken advantage of, how to market yourself in a rural location, and how to be true to yourself.

Open Studio Life Drawing Session

Requested by artists throughout the Driftless, ArtHaus will be hosting a series of nude model sessions for those who love life drawing, but rarely have the opportunity to draw the human figure. Drawing supplies will be provided for those in need.

$20 for all for or $7 for one at the door. A minimum of 6 people must be pre-registered before May 31 for the first event to take place.

Second Sunday Crafternoons

Family bonding meets creative expression! Take part in our family-focused workshops, held the second Sunday of each month, featuring projects designed to encourage collective making and thinking.  Also great for mentors and club groups. $25 covers the materials for up to 4 people and cost $10 for each additional person. This session’s theme is My Pop Rocks! Art. Don’t miss out!

Second Sunday Crafternoons

Family bonding meets creative expression! Join us on July 9th for a session of mobiles and suncatchers! This class is a family-focused workshop, held the second Sunday of each month, featuring projects designed to encourage collective making and thinking.

Second Sunday Crafternoons

Family bonding meets creative expression! Join ArtHaus on August 13th to make bubble art! This class is a family-focused workshops, held the second Sunday of each month, featuring projects designed to encourage collective making and thinking.

Ages 11 to Adult: Performance: The Cemetery Walk

Work with director Kristen Underwood of Upstart Crow Theatreworks to create a character inspired by a past resident of Decorah. Theatre games, voice and diction exercises, and individual acting coaching will give you the tools you need to bring your character to life in this living history. This outdoor theatre event is slated for Sunday, September 24th in the beautiful Phelps Cemetery. (Adults may have a more occasional rehearsal schedule than listed.)

Final Registration Deadline is July 14: 6 spots available: Nordi Gras Art Celebration

Separated into K-3 and 4-6 crews, you will spend half the day making clay masks and beats at the Clay Studio and the other half making large puppets for the Nordi Gras parade. A celebration of New Orlean’s with sample of traditional cuisine, music, and art will all be included in this vibrant camp experience. Bring a sack lunch.

Technical Theater: Puppetry For All

Members of the Puppet Project will lead youth and adults in a variety of puppetry forms and build puppetry elements and puppets to be part of the Nordi Gras parade.