Local Artist Shirley Darland
Ms. Shirley is a local artist and teacher at the Music and Arts Studios. She used to teach at Cleveland Elementary School. Now she lives on a farm with horses, donkeys, goats, and her three dogs who are all a source of inspiration! In her woods she has seen baby fox, raccoons, and an owlette, as well as snakes, deer, turkeys. Find Ms. Shirley on Facebook and Instagram.
Kids grade 2-5: Join us for a FREE 4 week Saturday morning online class series with Miss Shirley from the Music and Arts Studios! Create your favorite creepy crawlies including snakes, bugs, spiders and any other creature you can imagine using items you can find at home including ingredients to make homemade clay, paints and magazine mosaics! Make sure you bring your favorite crayons and markers!
The class is FREE and meets the following Saturdays from 11am-NOON:
- July 11
- July 18
- July 25
- August 1
Once enrolled you will receive the link for the class on Zoom as well as a list of suggested supplies! Class size is limited, so sign up today!! Parents are welcome and encouraged to join with their child!
Limited space available, so make sure you register today!
Registration is NOW OPEN.
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We want to stay connected to our creative students when we get back to the new normal. While you are here, learn more about the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy. While we don't have much taking place in real space/time during the pandemic, we will get back to our regular live and in-person classes. When we do, we'd love to have you as a member!