Art

At a glance

What: High-quality art instruction and innovative programming for every skill level in painting, drawing, design, the cultivation of creativity, and the business of art

Who: Taught by leading artists and educators from UW-Madison and across the region

Certification: Programs meet multiple requirements and standards for continuing education

Questions? Contact Lori O’Neill at loneill@dcs.wisc.edu or 608‑263‑6322, or view our Frequently Asked Questions»

 

"Morning Light (detail)" © Barbara Mathews
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Upcoming programs
(Click class title for details and to register)
Th, Sept 18-Nov 6, 10am-12:30pm (no class Oct 9, 23)  •  $165
Th, Sept 18-Nov 6, 1-3:30pm (no class Oct 9, Oct 23)  •  $165
F, Sept 19, 9am-4pm  •  $290
F, Sept 19-Nov 7, 9am-noon  •  $180
Su, Sept 21-Nov 23, 9am-noon  •  $155
T, Sept 23-Nov 11, 7:15-9:45pm  •  $190
W, Sept 24-Nov 12, 7:15-9:45pm  •  $190
F, Sept 26, 9am-4pm  •  $290
Sa, Sept 27-Nov 15, noon-3pm  •  $180
Sun, Sept 28-Nov 2, 1:30-4pm  •  $165
F, Oct 3-24, 10am-12:30pm  •  $110
F, Oct 3-Nov 7, 1-3:30pm  •  $165
Sa, Oct 4-Nov 8, 9:30am-noon  •  $165
Sun, Oct 5-Nov 9, 9:30am-noon  •  $165
T, Oct 7-Nov 25, 7:15-10:15pm  •  $180
SaSun, Oct 11-12, 10am-4pm  •  $200
F, Oct 17, 9am-4pm  •  $290
Sa, Oct 18, 9am-5pm  •  $80
F, Oct 24, 9am-4pm  •  $290
F, Nov 7, 9am-4pm  •  $290
F, Nov 14, 9am-4pm  •  $290
SaSu, Dec 6-7, 10am-5pm  •  $130
Conferences, retreats, more
Provides statewide art workshops and exhibits for nonprofessional artists.
Each weekend features workshops taught by renowned UW-Madison Continuing Studies instructors.
For more than 50 years, SOA has provided creative nourishment to thousands of artists and seekers to satisfy their curiosity and cultivate their muses.
When you visit Continuing Studies, be sure to enjoy the Art Gallery on the 7th floor, established to provide a resource for artists to display their art in a public education environment.

Click here to view a complete list of Continuing Studies Art programs.