Art Express

Ages 5 to 12

Teachers: Art education majors, supervised by School of Art faculty.

Children create arts and crafts through a variety of media in a fun and exploratory atmosphere. Every semester, new lessons with a new theme are designed and taught with an expressive and multicultural approach to let children use their imagination and to create new projects. Classes are limited in size. Early registration is recommended. All materials are supplied.

Fall 2023 Class

Dates (five Saturdays): Sept. 23 – Oct. 21
Time: 1–3 p.m.
Location: Art Building
Fee: $65

Spring 2024 Class

Dates (five Saturdays): Feb. 3 – Mar. 2
Time: 1-3 p.m.
Location: Art Building
Fee: $65


The Art Express class fee is waived for children and grandchildren of NIU employees, NIU retirees and currently enrolled NIU students. However, registration is required for each student. Please contact the office to take advantage of this offer.