Borshell Children’s Studio
The Art Association's Borshell Studio is located on the 3rd floor. Our youth art programs encourage creativity and self-expression through supervised art exploration in a safe and supportive environment. In each program our professional and caring instructors give students individual instruction working on projects within the students capacity and at an age appropriate level. In order to assure a positive and successful experience we ask that caregivers please abide by age restrictions.
The Ceramics Studio is located on the first floor at the South End of the Center for the Arts. A 2,050 square foot studio equipped with all necessary tools and equipment for wheel thrown, hand built, slip cast, or sculptural ceramics. The studio has 3 roll-up bay doors to allow easy loading of large work and a fantastic way to enjoy warm summer air. Equipment includes: 1 extruder, 1 - 24” x 48” slab roller, 13 electric wheels, a pug mill, 3 electric kilns, 2 gas downdraft kilns, 1 soda kiln and Raku kiln.
Drawing, Painting & Printmaking Studio
Our 1,750 square foot drawing, painting, and printmaking studio is located on the third floor of the Center for the Arts. This spacious studio has high ceilings, two large-scale skylights and two sinks with traps.
The 1,700 square foot multi-purpose studio is located above the ceramics studio at the south end of the Art Association on South Glenwood. It is equipped with 4 large garage doors for moving large pieces through or for additional ventilation, equipment for lamp working and stained glass, as well as welders and tools for steel fabrication.
Photography, Video & Digital Arts Studio
Located on the third floor of the Center for the Arts, the Photography, Video & Digital Arts studio is equipped with a 450 square foot digital lab and a 500 square foot traditional darkroom. The digital lab is equipped with a film/document scanner, inkjet photo printer, and iMac computers with industry standard software. Our traditional darkroom has eight enlargers and can handle film up to 4”5”.
Multi-Purpose Studio, 2nd Floor
The silversmith area is located within our 1,700 square foot Multi-Purpose Studio. It comprises a 250 square foot area containing 7 workbenches, a ventilation system and various specialized tools and equipment. The studio is accessible by Art Association members provided they have taken silversmithing classes or already have metal smith experience.