Adult Art

Start the New Year out by getting creative! At the Arts in Bartlett Center for the Arts, 215 S. Main

We have a great lineup of classes: Uncorked Art with Linda Kay and Jewelry making with Wendy Wade.  All classes have a member discount, so if you are not yet a member or have not renewed for 2018, download this form and send in a check, or go to Join Us and join with a credit or debit card. 

Linda Kay Uncorked Art -- Sip and Paint Classes 

Romantic images just in time for Valentine's Day! Beginners to Experienced. Step-by-Step, 2.5 hour fun classes that take all the stress out of learning to paint. Included with your fee are all in-class supplies including canvas, acrylic paints and brushes, pattern and guided instructions. Sign up with a friend, BYOB responsibly, have a great time and take home a completed beautiful piece of art work. Contact Linda for more information:; call or text 847.323.3615. 

SIGN UP BELOW: Arts in Bartlett members: $35 ($40 if it’s less than 7 days before the class); Non-members: $45 ($50 if it’s less than 7 days before the class). No refund. One reschedule allowed. Arrive 10-15 minutes early to set up.

TO THE MOON, Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, 7-9:30 pm

To the Moon Uncorked Art Class

ALL YOU NEED, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, 7-9:30 pm

To the Moon Uncorked Art Class


This a fun introduction to jewelry making. Learn the basic skills needed to create your own jewelry featuring bottle glass elements. You'll be proud to wear or give as gifts. All tools, supplies and inspiration supplied. Soft drinks will be provided or BYOB responsibly. 

Click here to download full details with descriptions of the pieces you'll make and the registration sheet that must be returned to Wendy with your choices of colors and metals for each class. You can send a check to Wendy Wade, 624 Morning Glory Lane, Bartlett IL 60103 or pay below by paypal, debit or credit card. . BE SURE you return registration form to Wendy. 

SIGN UP BELOW with paypal or credit card. Arts in Bartlett members: $25 ($35 if it’s less than 7 days before the class); Non-members: $35 ($45 if it’s less than 7 days before the class) Sign up for all 4 classes at once and get a $10 discount ($90 for members, $130 for nonmembers) 

Filigree Necklace, Wed. Feb. 7, 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Filigree Necklace

Filigree Bracelet, Wed. Feb. 21, 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Filigree Bracelet

Basic Wire Wrapping, Wed. March 7, 5:30-8:30 pm

Basic Wire Wrapping

Intermediate Wire Wrapping, Wed. March 21, 5:30-8:30

Basic Wire Wrapping

All Four Jewelry Classes

Filigree Bracelet


On A Grand Scale" Think big! Here's your opportunity to work large or make a big impact! Interpret this however you'd like! Click here to get application form and hanging requirements. Bring in your work the week of Jan 30th to Feb. 3rd: Tues, Thurs., & Sat. from 10 am to 5 pm or Fri., Feb. 2nd from 12 to 6pm.

Annual Member Exhibit at Village Hall Gallery, 228 S. Main, April/May 2018 

All members whose 2018 are current are invited to be part of our annual Members Show. Contact art@artsinbartlett for a form  

 Artist Gathering, 3rd Tuesday of each month

L RSVP to 
Do you have something for Show and Tell?
Got a new project that you are working on and want to show it off? Want some feedback? Bring it on (we are gentle and helpful / promise)
Don't forget: The Gallery Exhibit is changing at the end of this month: Pick up your art from “Timbre” and deliver new art for the “On a Grand Scale” exhibit during AIB Gallery hours, the week ofJan 30th to Feb. 3rd
The Arts in Bartlett Artist’s Group is a casual group that likes to talk about art, events, exhibits, techniques, etc… don’t be shy, come have an evening out with like-minded artists.












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Join us for an introductory watercolor class with Jenny Vogt. Sign up before August 11 to avoid a late fee.

It's a Fun Friday Night Watercolor Class at Arts in Bartlett, an art classes for adults, 18 and over. Learn "Gardening With a Paintbrush". This is an easy, fun way to try your hand at watercolor painting! We use liquid watercolors (much easier, compared to tube watercolors).

Jenny will demonstrate step-by-step, simple techniques, and guide you through the process of creating a colorful garden in watercolor.
All supplies and inspiration will be provided. 
No experience needed!

Snacks and soft beverages will be provided, or BYOB responsibly.
Bring a friend! This is a stress-free evening of colorful discovery!

Each class is: $25 for AIB members, $40 for Non-members
If you register after August 11th, it’s $5 extra. 
Must be 18 years or older. No refunds.

Fill out the Registration Form and mail with your check (Credit card accepted through Arts in Bartlett’s website). 
Questions? Call, text or email:, 847-408-0444
If you can’t make these dates, and are interested, please let us know what days & times are best for you! Private parties offered.

Arts in Bartlett
215 S. Main St., in downtown Bartlett – just south of the train depot (More parking around the back! – Come in our back entrance.)

Link to details & registration form:…/…/AIB-2017_Aug-FunWatercolorClass.pdf