Creative Outlets

Challenge your creative side by registering for one of these classes today! Have questions? Contact us 501.450.3118 or outreach@uca.edu.

Art Journaling

Art journaling has become very popular over the past few years and is a therapeutic way to explore your creativity, record your life and practice techniques like drawing and painting. This class covers choosing or creating your own journal, using basic mixed media materials, putting together a mixed media kit, different styles of art journaling, where to find prompts and a variety of mixed media techniques. At the end of this class, you will have all of the knowledge necessary to create your own art journals.

Regular Fee: $25

Sat, September 30 -

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
One-Day Class. $10 material fee. This class is eligible for the Community Education 50% discount for UCA faculty, staff, students, retirees and paid UCA Alumni Association members.

Location: UCA Downtown

Instructor: Jessica Lane Massingill

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Beginning Writer’s Workshop

If you've always wanted to write but have no idea where to start, this class will demystify the process. You'll get a taste of the writing life, improve your skills and develop new ways to stretch your creative muscles.

Regular Fee: $90

Begins Monthly,

12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Location: Online

Instructor: Ann Linquist

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Crafting with Silhouette Studio Software

Ever wanted to design your own t-shirts or greeting cards? This beginner’s class will teach you to use the Silhouette Studio software to create incredible designs and crafts with an array of materials. You will learn the ins and outs of the Silhouette toolbars and leave with the skills to make projects at home. Silhouette Cameo is a personal electronic cutting machine capable of cutting paper, cardstock, vinyl, fabric and more.

Regular Fee: $40

Sat, September 16 -

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
One-Day Class. This class is eligible for the Community Education 50% discount for UCA faculty, staff, students, retirees and paid UCA Alumni Association members.

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Photography: Learn the Basics

This is the best class if you want to learn how to take better pictures! Learn the basics of operating film and digital cameras from pro Mike Kemp. Discussions to include: sporting events, portraits, candid family moments and low-light photography. Bring a film or digital camera. Single-lens reflex cameras with manual-exposure controls and interchangeable lenses are preferred. Textbook: David Busch’s Mastering Digital SLR Photography (David Busch’s Digital Photography Guides) ISBN# 978-1-305-27840-0 4th Ed.

Regular Fee: $120

Wed, September 6 - October 11

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
This class is eligible for the Community Education 50% discount for UCA faculty, staff, students, retirees and paid UCA Alumni Association members.

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Sew Unique Beginners Sewing

Professional seamstress Birder Harris will show you how to get started sewing! You will learn about machine settings, needles, threads, bobbins and more. Later in the class, you'll create hems and install zippers. A supply list will be provided; you are required to bring a sewing machine.

Regular Fee: $100

Thurs, September 14 - October 5

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
This class is eligible for the Community Education 50% discount for UCA faculty, staff, students, retirees and paid UCA Alumni Association members.

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Sew Unique Intermediate Sewing

Go beyond zippers, buttons and stitches! You will learn about different types of fabrics, as well as how to read patterns and use them effectively. By the end of class, you will complete a shoulder bag and a lightweight jacket. A supply list will be provided; you are required to bring a sewing machine.

Regular Fee: $100

Thurs, October 12 - November 9

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Exclude October 26. This class is eligible for the Community Education 50% discount for UCA faculty, staff, students, retirees and paid UCA Alumni Association members.

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