Paint, Paper & Pen

Registration for all Winter/Spring Classes has begun. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available.  All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.


All levels welcome!!!!Come with a work in progress, or start a brand new work with us. We will structure our class based upon the individual needs of whoever enrolls! Need a story starter and instructions on how to get going? We will provide it! Ready for publication? We will help with those final edits. Somewhere in the middle? So are we, come join us! No experience necessary, but current works in progress are also welcome! Ages 18 and up.
Activity #118635
Dates: Session A: Tuesdays, Jan. 16 – Feb. 13
            Session B: Tuesdays, Feb. 20 – March 20
            Session C: Tuesdays, March 27 - April 24
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Instructor: Liza Kollman
Fee: $50.00
Preregister by: 3 days before session start
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/10


Explore different drawing techniques such as the grid method and tonal drawings. This is a class for all skill levels! We will draw from pictures, found objects, and real life. Ages 18 and up.
Activity #114008
Dates: Wednesdays, February 21 – March 28
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Ashley Farrand
Fee: $45.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: February 16
Min/Max: 3/10


In this class, students will learn the beauty of the formation of Chinese characters. Using brush pen and paintbrushes, we will incorporate Chinese words and phrases into the student’s artwork. Ages 14 and up.
Activity #114494
Dates: Saturdays, April 7 - 28
Time: 9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Instructor: Dr. C. Chiara Wang
Fee: $20.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: April 4
Min/Max: 6/15
  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center

    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989

How to Register:

  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081