Fall Classes & Workshops

Register now for our Fall Classes and Workshops: drawing, painting, plein air, sculpture, pottery, textiles, mixed media and more!

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Oil Pastel Workshop

Two-day Workshop with Nicole Michaud. Register now to reserve your spot!

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Batik & Faux Batik Class

Register now for 5-week Batik and Faux-Batik Class with Jean-Marie Baldwin!

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Chester Springs Studio

Chester Springs Studio is a vibrant arts center at Historic Yellow Springs.  Founded in 1978, the Studio has grown in reputation in the visual arts, particularly in the areas of painting and ceramics.

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The Washington at Historic Yellow Springs

Originally built c.1750, this building served as a colonial inn and tavern when the village of Yellow Springs was a fashionable spa. Today The Washington, with over 2000 square-foot main room, can easily hold 150 seated guests and have room for dancing.

Experience Elegance

Friday Morning Classes: 2-hour delay. Ceramic class with Matt Wren will begin at 11:30 AM. Afternoon classes running as scheduled. BATIK CLASS: You may come early at 12:30 to begin your prep work while the wax is heating if you would like.

Your donations support our historic village and educational programs dedicated to the arts, history and nature. Every dollar counts. Every gift matters. Help to preserve over 300 years of local history, rich artistic heritage and inspiring natural beauty.

Create, discover and develop your skills in the fine arts, including painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture and ceramics in the peaceful and scenic village of Historic Yellow Springs. Classes are offered for all ages and skill levels.

Learn about and participate in Historic Yellow Springs events, programs and exhibits. Highlights include the Yellow Springs Art Show, Town Tours and Village Walks, Jazz at the Springs and HYS Holiday Stroll.

The Washington is ready to host your special event. With over 2000 square feet in the main room, it can easily hold 150 seated guests and have plenty of room for dancing. Find out more about its history, beauty and elegance.

The mission of Historic Yellow Springs, Inc. is to share, preserve and celebrate the unique living village of Yellow Springs. With the focus on history, art, education and the environment, Historic Yellow Springs enriches the lives of all who come here.  Historic Yellow Springs is also home to Chester Springs Studio, a vibrant arts center that hosts classes, workshops and exhibitions in the visual arts. Historic Yellow Springs, Inc. is supported in part by the following organizations: Print       phmc-logo-a-cymk

Upcoming Events

  1. Wood Kiln Firing: Nov. 17-18

    November 17 - November 18

    November 22
  3. Vitra5 Black Friday Pop-Up: Reception

    November 23 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. VITRA5 Black Friday Pop-Up

    November 24 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  5. HYS Holiday Stroll

    December 7 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm