"I don’t need it to be perfect...mistakes are ok."

Jan 11, 2022

Guitar legend, Brook Hoover, shares how music has changed lives, welcomed friendships, and impacted the well-being of his students.
A Lasting Impression

Oct 18, 2021

Megan shares her experiences as a former art intern at EIAA and how it has played a part in her life journey.
You're an Artist!

Jul 1, 2021

Have you always wanted to become an artist? Today's your lucky day...
Art and Good Grades

Feb 9, 2021

Remember how many art projects you did in elementary school? You probably were always cutting or gluing or painting or coloring SOMETHING pretty much every day, right? Do you remember when art stopped being involved in everyday learning at school? Naomi shares her experience in elementary through high school, and how art, and the absence of it, played a huge role in her learning.
Jeni and Ethan

Jan 14, 2021

Jeni Head (EIAA Board of Directors) shares her experience with her son, Ethan—a drummer at EIAA—and the amazing opportunities he's been able to experience.
Harvesting the Arts 2020 - THANK YOU!

Dec 16, 2020

We wanted to send out a special thank you to everyone that donated to the 11th annual Harvesting the Arts. Your generosity helped us raise over $34,000 that will help students in the area stay connected to art and music through the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy!
2020 - Meeting the Challenge

Dec 14, 2020

We are at the end of a very tough year and we know many people are struggling over the holidays. The academy is no exception. We have spent most of our year finding solutions for the problems we have faced.
Changes - We'll miss you, Suzanne!

Sep 16, 2020

Changes can be hard. We'll miss you Suzanne.
Check us out in the Gazette!

Sep 2, 2020

Eastern Iowa Arts Academy is slowly welcoming back kids.
Summer Programming Update 6.10.20

Jun 10, 2020

Stay connected to your creativity this summer! Join a Zoom class or take some video lessons in our Virtual Classroom - new classes will be added over the summer. We are booking auditions for Rock Bands for the coming year. We are dipping our toe in the water of in person classes with a Stained Glass class for adults. We miss you and hope to be together in the fall! Stay safe and stay creative!