Taking the First Step

The Artists Guild offers the First Steps Series for aspiring painters to learn about acrylics on March 22, 1 to 3 pm. This class will help participants lay out and complete a painting. The cost is $30 per student; a small materials list is available.

Bottle & Brush continues every Friday from 6:15 – 8:15 pm. Participants supply friends, beverages and snacks, and Artist Guild supplies all art materials. Participants will complete a work of art in this class led by local artist Jen Aldrich. The cost is $35 per person.

Life Drawing Guild is offered on Tuesdays from 6:15 to 8:15 pm. At these sessions, artists can draw from the human figure. The cost is $40/four-week session, or $20 drop in.

The Winter Youth Art Program consists of four Saturday sessions for ages 7 to 12, held from 10 to 11:30 am. Each month focuses on a specific theme, with a different art form explored each week. The cost is $40 for four Saturdays, or $25 per single session. All materials are included.

Open studio time is held 9:30 am to 5:30 pm Mondays and Thursdays. Artists Guild has studio space for individuals or groups for $20/day or buy four days and get a fifth for free.

Pre-registration required for all classes. Artists Guild is located at 215 N. Third Avenue in Sturgeon Bay. For more information, visit or call 920.743.9900. For daily class updates, find the Artists Guild on Facebook.