Adult Visual Arts Teacher Feature: Jessica Belangee

Lawrence Arts Center welcomes our newest teacher, Jessica Belangee!

Jessica Belangee is an artist from rural Illinois, where she spent her days exploring forests, fields, and winding creeks, gathering various organic elements to examine and collect. She obtained her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 2014 and received her Master of Fine Arts with Honors from the University of Kansas in May 2019.

For more information you can visit Jessica’s website at

Make a splash with Jessica’s Intro to Water Media course this summer!

This introductory watercolor virtual class invites students from all levels to explore different water-based medias and techniques. Discover mark making, color mixing, and a variety of subjects to render in this course. Ages 14 to adult can enroll.

A $40 fee for a supply kit is included in the cost of this class. Students who enroll will receive details on when and how to pick up these kits from the Arts Center before the start of the class. Supply kit fees are non-refundable.

June 6 – August 1 9:30AM – 11:30AM