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NEW! MASTER WORKSHOP CLASSES

THESE EXCITING NEW CLASSES ARE AVAILABLE TO  ALL STUDENTS, FRIENDS, FAMILY, AND ANYONE INTERESTED IN LEARNING SOMETHING NEW!

 

SELF PORTRAIT COLLAGE

Participants will explore themselves and communicate through images, phrases and words to bring inspiration to their life.

Saturday, March 24th, 9:00 – 11:30
Instructor: Erin Hein, MS, ATR, LPC

 

ENCAUSTIC MONOTYPE

Introduction to basic skills used in encaustic painting and exploration of materials.  Participants will learn how to create an encaustic monotype.

Saturday, April 7th, 9:00 – 11:30
Instructor: Nicole Vike, MS, ATR, LPC-IT

 

NON-TRADITIONAL WATERCOLOR ZENTANGLES

Explore the world of watercolor using non-traditional methods.  Detail will be added to creations using the very calming art of Zentangling.

Saturday, July 21st, 10:00 – 12:30
Instructor: Nicole Semrow, BA

 

WEAVING WITH FIBERS AND NATURE

Explore combining a variety of fibers and fabric with Mother Nature to create a unique wall hanging and a one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry.  Students will learn basic hand-weaving techniques and how to create a simple ‘carry along’ hand loom.

Saturday, October 20th, 10:00 – 1:00
Instructor: Rosemary Pearson, MSAT

All materials provided.  Participants only need to bring their curiosity and their hands!
Cost: $65.00 per Workshop, All 4 Workshops for $250.00, Pay upon registration.  Maximum of 10 people per workshop.
TO REGISTER OR FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT NICOLE SEMROW AT manager@donnalexa.org OR CALL DONNA LEXA ART CENTERS OFFICES
AT (262) 521-2292

Ongoing Exhibits

St. Joseph Medical Clinic
826 N. East Ave, Waukesha, WI 53189
Please call (262) 544-6777 to schedule a viewing

Rehab Hospital of Wisconsin (RHOW)
1625 Coldwater Creek Dr, Waukesha, WI 53188
(262) 521-8800

New Berlin Public Library
15105 W Library Ln, New Berlin, WI 53151
Exhibition is located in the Children’s Area
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9AM-9PM, Friday & Saturday 9AM-5PM, Sunday CLOSED
NewBerlinPublicLibrary.org
(262) 785-4980

The Steaming Cup
340 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186
Hours: Monday-Saturday 6:30AM-9PM, Sunday 8AM-2PM
TheSteamingCup.com
(262) 522-3605

Marquette University High School
3401 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208
Exhibition will be shown in the counselling center
(414) 933-7220

Waukesha Public Library
321 W Wisconsin Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9AM-9PM, Friday 9AM-5PM, Saturday 9AM-1PM, Sunday CLOSED
(262) 524-3680


In the News

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ran a front-page story about one of our students, Mike Grassel. His poignant story underscores how art can be transformative for those who have experienced trauma. Click Here to read the complete article. You can also Google “Journal Sentinel Mike Grassel” to view the video as well.

See the links below for additional news:

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  • Wisconsin Arts Board Award | Donna Lexa Art Centers gets $2500 grant from 

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