education

Interested in learning more about art or creating your own art—without making a mess at your house? Then come to the Figge where opportunities to sketch, paint and sculpt are nearly endless. Check out our calendar of classes, workshops, demonstrations and lectures to see what fits your schedule. Enthusiastic instructors and experts will help you develop your talents and your knowledge. Improving the life of the community through the power of art—that’s what the Figge does.

General education support comes from the Brand Boeshaar Foundation and the Hubbell Waterman Foundation.

Adult Classes 
School Programs
Youth & Teen Classes and Programs
Adult Programs
College Programs

Supported by Brand Boeshaar Foundation and Hubbell Waterman Foundation.

The Education Department is committed to helping visitors of all ages and diverse learning styles gain a greater understanding and appreciation of the Figge’s unique collections and changing exhibitions. Programs and services are designed to promote life-long learning in the visual arts, stimulate independent and critical thinking skills, and encourage visitors to see the world around them differently.