Explore the Arts at the Foundry Art Centre! If you've ever wanted to find your niche or dabble in something new and unfamiliar, this is your opportunity.

All classes are taught by artists who work in each discipline.

The Foundry Art Centre has a broad student base interested in learning new and exciting things within the arts. If you are an artist who would like to share your talent and teach at our facility, please contact Jess at

Community Classroom

The classroom is a great place to hold meetings and private art classes, so if your group is looking for a place to meet, why not consider the Foundry Art Centre?
For more information contact Jess at: 636.255.0270 or

Adult and Community Education

Feeling creative? Several classes will be available at the Foundry Art Centre in the Community Classroom, taught by St. Charles Adult and Community Education. Drawing, Pen & Ink Drawing, Pastels, and Watercolor classes - all at the introductory level - will be starting soon! For more information or to register, visit!

Art Carousel

Art Carousel is a comprehensive program using visual arts, storytelling, music, and hands-on creation to reinforce learning and discovery through literature. 

The program serves the general public, and provides specific opportunities for school groups, disadvantaged youth, and social service agencies to immerse children in the world of art and creativity in a nonthreatening inclusive environment. If you are interested in how your group can experience Art Carousel, contact for more information.



Save the Date! Family Fun Day - October

Family Fun Day CANCELED
Sunday, October 5, 2014

12:00pm - 3:00pm
FREE & Open to the Public

Join us for a Fall celebration at the FAC! The first 100 children will receive a real mini-pumpkin to decorate. Other art projects will be available - suitable for children 12 & under that accompany our featured story Action Jackson by J. Greenberg & S. Jordan. Story times will be at 1:00pm and 2:00pm. Cookies and lemonade will be available for all guests!

Save the Date! Family Holiday Evening - December

Family Holiday Evening
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

5:30pm - 7:30pm
FREE & Open to the Public

The Foundry Art Centre is hosting a night of family fun, free of charge, to celebrate the holiday season! Come inside the Foundry Art Centre to create holiday crafts with your family to escape the winter weather and make some memories! Enjoy complimentary hot cocoa and cookies, too.


Beginning Watercolor & Calligraphy with Susan Houseman Saturday, October 25, 2014 in the Foundry's Community Classroom (located upstairs on the left, in studio 13) Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm* *welcome to bring a snack $45/non-member $40/FAC Member Learn the ancient writing technique of calligraphy, updated here with a modern twist called Monoline Lettering. Add to this an introdution to watercolor and you will have the tools to create truly unique works of art - layer, blend, and build up wond...