Creative Hands Expand the Mind

Weekly Drop-in Art Classes:

Drop in classes do not require registration, but you may reserve a class spot by emailing or through the contact us page

     For the Love of Art with Anna, Wednesdays at 3:30-5:30pm - $5 (Children and Adults welcome) - Explore a new art medium each week

     Crafting 4 Kids with Liz, Thursdays at 11am - $5 per family (Ages toddler to 9am with parents welcome) - Parent and child crafts

     Special Saturday Craft Projects, visit the Creations Art studio Saturday 10am - 3pm for a new craft project each week, suggested donation $1 per person

     Ladies Night Potluck and Crafting, $10 (includes class and canvas), bring a dish to share, email for information

Art Classes - Registration Required:  

  Register at Creations or by email or the contact us page

    Starting Tuesday June 12th: Discovery Through Art Special Needs Class with Mary, in partnership with Team Autism 24/7, Tuesdays 9:00-10:30am, $5 with $25 punch card, special needs children and adults welcome with their caregivers, please contact or drop by Creaitons to register

     Coming summer 2018: Sunday Painting, 2nd and 4th Sunday at 1pm - $20 (9yrs to adult and children under 9yrs may share a canvas with a parent) - Take home your own 11 x 17 canvas masterpiece after this educational painting class

     Coming summer 2018: Biblical Painting, 1st and 3rd Sundays at 1pm - $30 (children and adults welcome) Create a 17x22 angelic painting each class

   Adult Acrylic Painting Class with Anna, monthly, $35 includes canvas, painting supplies, art instruction and refreshments. This class is a fundraiser for local non-profits. If you would like a fundraiser for your school or program, contact us at

   Wooden Sign Making, class one time each month, 6:30pm $35 RSVP to Raychelle 208-392-2388

For more art class information and pictures, visit our Creations Facebook page!


Creation teaches educational art classes for adults and youth through our Creative Hands Expand the Mind Program. The program’s key component is to offer skills based art instruction classes that are accessible to all Bonner and Boundary County children and adults.

During the program year Creations offers a variety of art classes, including: The Art of Drawing, Crafting with Kids; Jewelry Making and Beyond; Children’s Paint and Sip (smoothies); Skills Based Painting Instruction with Mary; Elements of Art; Summer Art Workshop; and Discovery Through Art Special Needs class. In addition to offering on-site art classes on the Cedar Street Bridge described above, Creations has partnered with numerous local schools, city and county government entities and other community organizations to offer art classes and projects out in the community.

Creations ensures excellence in the artistic quality of our programs by creating curriculum using the Idaho Content Standards for the visual arts. Our curriculum includes critical thinking and historical and cultural context, along with identifying the needs of the students, including fine motor skills, arts elements vocabulary, composition and learning to critique each other’s work.