About the CAS Visual Art Department

Young Artist Painting Clay at the BW Community Arts School Visual Art Workshop
Visual art classes and instruction at BW’s Community Art School provide challenging courses and a creative outlet for students of all experience levels. Refine your skills as an artist or discover a completely new art form as a beginner to expand your skills. As an extension of Baldwin Wallace University, courses leverage resources and expertise of the University to provide the community with a high-level of instruction. Our classes provide a welcoming environment where students are free to create and explore their craft together.

What Makes Visual Art at CAS Different?



We offer a range of programming for students from 2 to adult in a range of visual art mediums. We not only offer traditional fine arts education, but also more contemporary mediums such as comic book art and fiber.

High Caliber Faculty

Our art department combines the high quality visual arts faculty from the University with regional arts educators and working artists.

Community Driven and University Backed

CAS offers programming driven by the demand of our community while having the support, innovation, and history of Baldwin Wallace University.