Instructors

Eastern Iowa Arts Academy provides students with excellent leadership and instruction in all areas of the arts. Currently, EIAA has over 45 staff members who specialize in art, dance, drama, creative writing, cultural arts and music instruction.

 

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Russ Fagle

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Available Classes

Class NameClass DescriptionClass CategoryFeeClass LocationSchedule
Ukelele MadnessTime to tiptoe through the tulips, put on your best Hawaiian shirt and get a jump on that ukulele! Bring your own or borrow one of ours! music40.00Music and Arts StudioTuesday
6-7pm
DrawingEveryone can enjoy drawing and learn to draw better!  In this fun course you will learn techniques that will expand your creative drawing toolbox. We will work on form, line, texture and shading. Techniques will also include tips on perspective, solid form and volume and putting life into characters. Solid drawing skills can be critical in communicating ideas with anyone and form a foundation for all forms of art. We will have fun doing small projects that develop useful techniques. Let's draw! art0.00McKinleyFriday
1:45pm-2:45pm
Character DrawingLearn to make your characters reality on paper. Explore cartooning and inking, line and expression while bringing your creative ideas to life. Several types of media will be used.art0Music and Arts StudioWednesday
3:30pm-4:30pm
Foundations in ColorLearn the way color interacts and creates changing moods to your art using paints, markers, inks and other vibrant colors. Excellent foundational class for all serious art studentsart0.00Music and Arts StudioTuesday
3:30pm-4:30pm
PrintmakingLearn the basics of printmaking, exploring everything from block prints to linoleum to monoprint and etching. Experience hands on with a roller press and brayers.art65.00Music and Arts StudioMonday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00-2:00pm
Dynamic Superhero DrawingLearn the techniques top illustrators and artists use to create classic superhero comics, including villains and aliens! Excellent class for all students interested in not only drawing and illustration but creative character development!art40.00Music and Arts StudioMonday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00pm-2:00pm
Bonfire BeatsDrum circles are so much fun and even more exciting when you add chocolate and marshmallows! Join us at the campfire on October 11th! Membership required. Parents Welcome!music10.00Music and Arts StudioWednesday
4:30-5:30pm

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