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Classes

Washington Heights Arts Center and Lakewood Cultural Center offer a wide range of art classes. Well-appointed art studios are available at each location and drop-in studio use is available for registered students in most programs. Explore the current Community Connection to view and register for upcoming classes.

Upcoming Workshops

Drop-In Evening Guitar
When: 6:30-8 p.m.
Tue, Sep 8-Dec 15
(No class Sep 29, Oct 27, Nov 24)
Ages: 16 and up
Cost per session: $8
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center

Drop-In Women's Drum Circle
When: 3-5 p.m.
Sunday, Sep 20,
Oct 18, Nov 22
Ages: 13 and up
Cost per session: $8
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center

Intro to World Hand Drumming & Percussion
When: 10-11:30 a.m.
Saturdays, Sep 12, Oct 10, Nov 14
Ages: 16 and up
Fee: $65 Early registration
$70 Regular price
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center
Register


Heartbeats to Drumbeats
When: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Ages: 16 and up
Fee: $35 Early registration
$40 Regular price
Mon, Aug. 10-24
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center
Register

Drop-In Flute Circle
When: 3-5 p.m.
Aug 16, Sep 13, Oct 11,
Nov 8, Dec 13
Ages: 16 and up
Cost per session: $5
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center

World Music Workshops
When: Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Ages: 10 and up
Fee: $65 Early registration
$70 Regular price
Spanish & Ottoman Music
FREE! Sep 19
Activity#: 375014-01
Middle Eastern & Folk Music
Oct 17
Activity#: 375014-02
Klezmer & Circus Music
Nov 21
Activity#: 375014-03
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center

 

Introduction to Raku
Ages: 18 and up
When: October 24, Saturday
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Fee: $25 early registration; $30 regular price
Where: Washington Heights
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Kumihimo Braid-Making
Ages: 14 and up
When: October 24, Saturday
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Fee:$33 early registration; $38 regular price
Where: Washington Heights
Register

 

Watercolor for Everyone
Ages: 12 and up
When: October 24, Saturday
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Fee:$20 regular price
Where: Washington Heights
Register

 

Acting Skills Workshop
When: 10 a.m.-Noon
Sat, Oct 24-Nov 7
Ages: 16 and up
$55 Early registration; $60 Regular Price
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center
Register

Ken Elliot Pastel & Oil Workshop
When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sat/Sun, Nov 21-22
Ages: 18 and up
Fee: $225 regular price
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center
Register

 

Sevillanas
When: 2-3:30 p.m.,Sundays
Ages: 13 and up
Fee: $35 Early registration
$40 Regular price
Aug. 9: Part 3
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center
Register

Manuscript Review
When: Thu, Oct 15
6-6:30 p.m., 6:30-7 p.m., 7-7:30 p.m., 7:30-8 p.m.
Ages: 16 and up
Fee: $20 Early registration
$25 Regular price
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center
Register

Chain Maille Caged Bead Workshop
Ages 18 and up
When: Saturday, October 3
2:30-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $23 early registration; $28 regular price
Where: Washington Heights
Register

 

Drawing/Painting Drop-In Studio
Ages: 18 and up
When: October 3-November 21, Saturday
1:30-4:30 p.m
Fee: $3 drop in fee
Where: Washington Heights
Register

 

Wood Firing Pottery
Ages: 18 and up
When: October 11, November 15, Sunday
9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Fee:$5 initial registration fee
Where: Washington Heights
Register

Drawing Hands Workshop
Ages: 18 and up
When: October 17, Saturday
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Fee:$27 early registration; $32 regular price
Where: Washington Heights
Register

 

Soda Fired Pottery Workshop
Ages: 18 and up
When: November 18-19, Wednesday-Thursday
12-2 p.m.
Fee: $3 initial registration fee
Where: Washington Heights
Register


 

NEW! Holiday Workshops

No-Sew Stocking
Ages: 7 and up
Fee: $25 Regular price
When: Wednesday, December 2
Time: 6-8 p.m.

 

DIY Holiday Stamp and Cards
Ages: 7 and up
Fee: $25 Regular price
When: Saturday, December 5
Time: 10 a.m.-noon

 

Button Ornaments
Ages: 7 and up
Fee: $25 Regular price
When: Wednesday, December 9
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center

 

Kids Holiday Gift Jewelry Making Workshop
Ages: 10-16
When: November 24-25, Tuesday-Wednesday
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Fee: $35 regular price
Where: Washington Heights
Register

 

Easy Jewelry Gifts for the Holidays
Ages: 18 and up
When: December 12, Saturday
1:30-3:30 p.m., WH-Lower Level
Fee: $25 early registration; $30 regular price
Where: Washington Heights
Register

 

Contact Information:

Washington Heights Arts Center
6374 W. 1st Ave.
Lakewood, CO 80226
Direct: 303-987-5436 | Email: hca@lakewood.org

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