Wine and Art

If interested, please register as soon as possible for the June session.

6-8 pm
Thursday, May 1
Wonderful Watercolor with Don Heggen
$20/student; all supplies provided

Enjoy interesting, fun studio art activities paired with a glass of wine, light hors d’oeuvres and great conversation during Wine & Art nights at the Figge. Featuring a different art medium each month, you’ll create finished art works to display in your home in these cool, casual studio sessions.

This month, learn a variety of watercolor techniques that will help you create a colorful, flowing, visually  textural watercolor painting in this fun class lead by artist Don Heggen.

Pre-registration is required. Call 563.326.7804 x2045 or email Heather at to register. Class size is limited, and classes fill up early.


Fiber Mosaics with Lori Miller • June 5
Explore mosaics in a new way – fabrics become the basis of beautiful, colorful mosaic works using the techniques developed by artist Lori Miller.  Miller will show students how to make a mosaic design using fabric pieces – creating a unique individual work.  No sewing or tile cutters needed for this innovative approach to contemporary mosaics!

No Wine & Art in July

Awesome Acrylics with Allen Holloway • August 7
Stretch your artistic soul with an awesome acrylic painting evening.  Artist Allen Holloway will share his techniques and painting know-how with students as they create an inspired landscape canvas.
Special Wine & Art in October
Cancer Survivors & Caretakers Art Night with Emily Christenson • October 2
Spend a creative evening painting with artist Emily Christenson.  Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres, a glass of wine and a sweet treat while you express yourself artfully in a relaxed, social studio setting. This special evening is a collaborative effort between Living Proof, a Quad Cities' cancer survivors program, and the Figge Art Museum to help celebrate the strength and resilience of cancer survivors and the caretakers who offered them comfort and aid.

Download a flyer about upcoming sessions.