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Current Exhibits ▶︎
EXHIBITS ON DISPLAY: February 26 – May 1, 2022 | Closed Mondays Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm & Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 pm | Gallery Admission: Free NEW SEMANTICS ART GALLERY: Through Their Eyes: Local Collectors Share • Gallery Sponsors: Hunt and Donna Bonan | WSIU Public Broadcasting • Exhibi , ...
Cedarhurst Art & Craft Fair Call for Artists
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
NOW ACCEPTING ARTIST APPLICATIONS! The Cedarhurst Art & Craft Fair, a southern Illinois tradition, is celebrating its 46th year! Join us the weekend after Labor Day (Sept. 9-10-11) on the picturesque grounds at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts where the Fair attracts approximately 5 to 7,000 visitors. Our Fair is sup , ...
Shrode Competition Exhibit – Art Chat
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shrode Art Center Director – Carrie Gibbs, artists and attendees will discuss the exhibiting art and give time for the artists to share the inspiration and techniques behind their work. • Sunday, May 1 | 3:00 – 4:00 pm • Regenhardt Gallery at Shrode Art Center Exhibit details at Regenhardt Gallery View the , ...
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📖Cedarhurst Book Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cedarhurst Book Club is open to the public and held in various venues on the Cedarhurst Campus. Join the group beginning at 12 noon for an informal discussion led by moderator Rusty Freeman, Cedarhurst Director of Visual Arts. Attendees are welcomed and encouraged to participate in the discussion about the current book , ...
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🪡Cedarhurst Quilters
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Cedarhurst Quilters meet the first Thursday of every month. During meetings they have a mini-lesson at 9 am then break for lunch at 11:30 am. The group will come back together at 12:30 pm to share ideas and information about quilting, announce area quilt exhibits and discuss business. On quilt workdays, quilters wo , ...
🧶Fibers et Al Group
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fibers et Al seeks to preserve the tradition of handwork in the fiber arts field. This creative and energetic group meets at Shrode Art Center every week on Thursdays, roughly from 11 am-3 pm. Interested in a plethora of activities, the focus is on fibers: weaving, dying, spinning, knitting, crocheting, sewing, embroid , ...
🧺Basketeers Club
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Basketeers at Cedarhurst are a creative and lively group of basket makers who meet at Shrode Art Center on Thursday evenings from 5 pm – 8 pm. Each week they gather to work on independent projects or on baskets chosen by the group to do together. They are constantly learning and growing in their craft and many of t , ...
🎨Watercolor Seascape
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, May 5 | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Class Fee: $30 | Instructor: Judy Mason Using the ocean for inspiration, students will learn how to layer watercolor paint and use masking fluid as a resist to create waves and the illusion of white caps on the water. Judy will demonstrate how to use wax paper to create stone , ...
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📚First Friday Story Time!
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Pre-K kids and their parent or caretaker are invited to join us at 10:00 am on the first Friday of each month for Story Time! Learn about art, nature’s seasons, cultural traditions, colors, and artists through age appropriate books. Check our events page on Facebook for details. Story Time dates are listed below. , ...
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🏺Horsehair Pottery
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday, May 7 | 10:00 am – 3:00 pm & Thursday, May 12 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm | Class Fee: $50 | Instructor: Bonnie Shileny Learn the amazing technique of horse hair pottery and the unpredictable magic these rich, black lines can bring to your pots! The first class (May 7) will focus on hand-building bulb , ...
🖌️Paint Pour Party – Morning
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, May 7 | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm | Class Fee: $25 + $8 Material Fee | Instructor: Michelle Tackitt Come have fun creating beautiful, abstract paintings and learn the popular fluid-art, paint-pour method! Students will be provided with one canvas and all paint supplies for the material fee. Extra canvases can , ...
🖌️Paint Pour Party – Afternoon
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday, May 7 | 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm | Class Fee: $25 + $8 Material Fee | Instructor: Michelle Tackitt Come have fun creating beautiful, abstract paintings and learn the popular fluid-art, paint-pour method! Students will be provided with one canvas and all paint supplies for the material fee. Extra canvases can b , ...
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🧶Fibers et Al Group
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fibers et Al seeks to preserve the tradition of handwork in the fiber arts field. This creative and energetic group meets at Shrode Art Center every week on Thursdays, roughly from 11 am-3 pm. Interested in a plethora of activities, the focus is on fibers: weaving, dying, spinning, knitting, crocheting, sewing, embroid , ...
🧺Basketeers Club
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Basketeers at Cedarhurst are a creative and lively group of basket makers who meet at Shrode Art Center on Thursday evenings from 5 pm – 8 pm. Each week they gather to work on independent projects or on baskets chosen by the group to do together. They are constantly learning and growing in their craft and many of t , ...
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☀️Glass Mosaic Suncatcher
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, May 13 | 6:00 – 9:00 pm | Class Fee: $25 + $15 Material Fee | Instructor: David Mason Students will learn how to cut sheets of glass into small pieces and adhere onto a clear 5″x7″ piece of glass. The glass and frames will be provided with your material fee. Finished projects will be able to b , ...
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🎨Family Art Fun
Everyone is welcome to partake in a little creative fun at the Family Art Fun events at Cedarhurst’s Shrode Art Center. The make-and-take art activity kit is designed to allow kids of all ages to participate as we create unique art with a variety of media. The various themes often correlate with current art exhibitions , ...
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Barn Quilt Painting
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jennifer Lehman | Class fee: $80 | Materials fee: $45 (pay to instructor day of class) | Pick from 1 or all 6! Students will learn how to draw, tape, and paint their chosen quilt pattern on a hand-crafted wood pallet. The pallet, constructed of pine, will be a 22″x22″ square. In addition to clas , ...
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🧶Fibers et Al Group
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fibers et Al seeks to preserve the tradition of handwork in the fiber arts field. This creative and energetic group meets at Shrode Art Center every week on Thursdays, roughly from 11 am-3 pm. Interested in a plethora of activities, the focus is on fibers: weaving, dying, spinning, knitting, crocheting, sewing, embroid , ...
🧺Basketeers Club
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Basketeers at Cedarhurst are a creative and lively group of basket makers who meet at Shrode Art Center on Thursday evenings from 5 pm – 8 pm. Each week they gather to work on independent projects or on baskets chosen by the group to do together. They are constantly learning and growing in their craft and many of t , ...
Barn Quilt Painting
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Instructor: Jennifer Lehman | Class fee: $80 | Materials fee: $45 (pay to instructor day of class) | Pick from 1 or all 6! Students will learn how to draw, tape, and paint their chosen quilt pattern on a hand-crafted wood pallet. The pallet, constructed of pine, will be a 22″x22″ square. In addition to clas , ...
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✏️Drawing: Linework and Illustrations
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Saturday, May 22 | 1:30 – 3:30 pm | Class Fee: $25 | Instructor: Katelyn Ashby In this workshop, participants will learn how to utilize linework in their drawings using a variety of materials, subjects, and techniques to create unique textures, motion, and shape in their artwork. Great for all ages 10+. All mater , ...
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🧶Fibers et Al Group
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fibers et Al seeks to preserve the tradition of handwork in the fiber arts field. This creative and energetic group meets at Shrode Art Center every week on Thursdays, roughly from 11 am-3 pm. Interested in a plethora of activities, the focus is on fibers: weaving, dying, spinning, knitting, crocheting, sewing, embroid , ...
🧺Basketeers Club
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Basketeers at Cedarhurst are a creative and lively group of basket makers who meet at Shrode Art Center on Thursday evenings from 5 pm – 8 pm. Each week they gather to work on independent projects or on baskets chosen by the group to do together. They are constantly learning and growing in their craft and many of t , ...
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🧺Basketry Workshop – Flared Cut Flower Basket
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday, May 28 | 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm | Class Fee: $30 + $30 Material Fee | Instructor: Janet Hall The pattern has five sizes. In this workshop we will create the medium 8″ size basket in this one-day class. Basket dimensions 18″x8″x4″ If a student does not complete their basket by the end , ...
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