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​The Jacoby Artist's Couch Collective provides opportunities for Local Artists to Meet Up, Collaborate & Collect Resources.

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What's Happening in the Studios?

Every First Friday 6-8PM is an opportunity to network!

Upstairs:

FREE Exhibits, Creative Corner & Riverbend Yarn Bombers Area,

Classroom Demos & Workshops, Bar, Live Local Music, Artist Shop & Vendors

Downstairs Studios:

Studio Renter's Open House, Ceramics Studio Demos,

FREE Open Co-Working Space 6-8PM,

Network, Meet Ups & Workshops by Jacoby Artist Couch Collective

(like the one below!)

  • Regional High School Exhibit 2024
    Regional High School Exhibit 2024
    Fri, Apr 05
    Alton
    Apr 05, 2024, 11:00 AM – Apr 28, 2024, 6:00 PM
  • K-8 Exhibit 2024
    K-8 Exhibit 2024
    Wed, Apr 10
    Alton
    Apr 10, 2024, 11:00 AM – Apr 28, 2024, 4:00 PM
  • Kids Art Club- April
    Kids Art Club- April
    Sat, Apr 27
    Jacoby Arts Center
    Apr 27, 2024, 11:15 AM – 1:15 PM
    Join us for a fun art project every month!
  • Intro to Darkroom WORKSHOP!
    Intro to Darkroom WORKSHOP!
    Sat, May 04
    Jacoby Arts Center Darkroom
    May 04, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    An introduction to film processing technique in a workshop format
  • Beauty in Blue- Cyanotype Workshop
    Beauty in Blue- Cyanotype Workshop
    Sun, May 05
    Jacoby Arts Center- Darkroom
    May 05, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Learn how to create images with the oldest form of photo emulsion
  • Sip and Solder- May
    Sip and Solder- May
    Fri, May 10
    Jacoby Arts Center
    May 10, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Create a honeycomb out of stained glass!
  • Worry Dolls for Self-Care Workshop
    Worry Dolls for Self-Care Workshop
    Sun, May 19
    Alton
    May 19, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Join us to explore why mental health matters through creativity!
  • Kids Watercolor- June
    Kids Watercolor- June
    Tuesday June 4, 11, 18, & 25th
    Jacoby Arts Center Broadway Entrance
    Tuesday June 4, 11, 18, & 25th
    Kids ages 8-12 can learn the basics of watercolor painting!
  • Intro to Wheel Tuesday- August
    Intro to Wheel Tuesday- August
    Tuesdays in August 6-9PM
    Downstairs Clay Studio- Enter thru Back
    Tuesdays in August 6-9PM
    Learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel!
  • Intro to Wheel Wednesdays- August
    Intro to Wheel Wednesdays- August
    Wednesdays in August 6-9PM
    Downstairs Clay Studio- Enter thru Back
    Wednesdays in August 6-9PM
    Learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel!
  • Clay Hand Building August
    Clay Hand Building August
    Thursdays in August from 6-9PM
    Enter Back Door Downstairs Clay Studio
    Thursdays in August from 6-9PM
    Learn to create clay creations with your hands and our tools!
  • Clay Hand Building June
    Clay Hand Building June
    Thursdays in June from 6-9PM
    Enter Back Door Downstairs Clay Studio
    Thursdays in June from 6-9PM
    Learn to create clay creations with your hands and our tools!
  • Intro to Wheel Wednesdays- June
    Intro to Wheel Wednesdays- June
    Wednesdays in June 6-9PM
    Downstairs Clay Studio- Enter thru Back
    Wednesdays in June 6-9PM
    Learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel!
  • Intro to Wheel Tuesday- June
    Intro to Wheel Tuesday- June
    Tuesdays in June 6-9PM
    Downstairs Clay Studio- Enter thru Back
    Tuesdays in June 6-9PM
    Learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel!
  • Pop Art Snacks Summer Camp
    Pop Art Snacks Summer Camp
    July 8-12th from 9AM-12PM
    Jacoby Arts Center
    July 8-12th from 9AM-12PM
    A POP ART Summer Camp inspired by the food art of Wayne Theibaud!
  • Clay Camp- Week 2
    Clay Camp- Week 2
    July 22nd - 26th
    Clay Studio-Back Door-Behind Building
    July 22nd - 26th
    5-Day Summer Art Camp for Kids 2 Age Groups
  • Clay Camp- Week 1
    Clay Camp- Week 1
    July 15-19th
    Clay Studio-Back Door-Behind Building
    July 15-19th
    5-Day Summer Art Camp for Kids 2 Age Groups
  • Every Kid is an Artist Summer Camp
    Every Kid is an Artist Summer Camp
    June 24-28th from 9AM-12PM
    Jacoby Arts Center
    June 24-28th from 9AM-12PM
    Immerse yourself in the creative process using a medley of materials!

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