The Jansen Art Center is excited to introduce our Summer Programs and we have a special promotion for you.  RECEIVE 10% OFF SUMMER CLASSES WHEN YOU REGISTER EARLY! Early Registration goes through Friday, June 15, 2018.

Check out the highlights below and visit our website or the Gallery Shop at the J to register!


The Ceramics Studio is offering its core 6-week classes (Intro to Pottery, Sculptural & Functional Handbuilding in Clay) for adults and teens 13+ in addition to a 2-day class with Trisha Dawn Coggins, Under the Sea: Clay Sculpture Creatures, which is open to anyone aged 6 or older – a great class for parents to take with their kids!


We have some fun theater classes coming to the studio this summer including a Summer Shakespeare Workout for teens with Danyale Tamminga and Intro to Improv (ages 10 – 14) and Intro to Theatre (ages 6 – 9) with Ashley Albertson.

The Northwest Ballet Academy added special summer classes to their schedule such as Lyrical Ballet and Hip Hop. Complete an interest form online or call NBA at 360-714-1246 to register.


Artists Susan Holman and Christen Mattix are offering a wide variety of classes for adults, teens, and kids this summer in the Fine Arts Studio including two Paint & Wine Nights – one inspired by Monet, and another inspired by Van Gogh.


The studio is offering a variety of classes including Beginning Jewelry, Spinner Ring Workshop and Kiln Enameling. They have also added a Kiln Enameling workshop for teens and a Recycled Paper Beads class for ages 8 – 13!


Kathleen Dean is offering a 4-week Group Guitar class for ages 8-13 and has added a Fireside Folk Guitar class for adults and teens 16+.

Leona Foster has two music camps: Beethoven Comes to Camp for ages 7 – 9 and Critters Come to Camp for ages 5 – 7.

We also have An Introduction to Irish Fiddle Music workshops for different ages with Cayley Schmid.


The Textiles Studio has two exciting classes being offered this summer. You’ll want to register quickly for Beginning Weaving with Sheri Ward and Weaving and Tapestry Explorations with Joyce A Noordmans.

The studio is also gearing up for the Fibers & Beyond Conference & Sale coming in October (workshop registration opens on July 1).



On the website, Summer Classes and Workshops are marked with this bright blue banner. When you register for any of these classes, 10% will be taken off the price of the class. Just choose your classes/workshops, click register, enter your contact information and proceed to the Payment Options page, the discount will auto-apply. If you prefer, you can also register in person at the Jansen Art Center, or over the phone at 360-354-3600.

We look forward to seeing you in our studios this Summer!