150 N. Schuyler Avenue, Suite 100

Kankakee, IL 60901

First Floor, Burfield + Remington


Art Classes and Workshops


Yellow Elephant Gallery is pleased to offer a variety of creative learning experiences, featuring local professional artists teaching small workshops and classes

in a variety of mediums.

Alcohol Ink Workshop

Students will learn painting techniques using alcohol inks creating several pieces to take home.


Alcohol inks are acid free, fast drying, highly pigmented ink that can be used on non-porous surfaces such as specialty papers and glass. All materials are provided, and all skill levels are welcome!

Artist AmyL, owner of Creating with Kindness and Yellow Elephant Gallery's Creativity Czar will be your instructor. She is ready to share her passion for AI with you.

All materials supplied. Seating is limited to 10

Fee: $20

Saturday 10:00a - 12:00p

January 25, 2020

AGES 6 TO 13

“Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. We haven’t time, and to see takes time – like to have a friend takes time.” – Georgia O’Keeffe

Students will be inspired by Georgia O'Keeffe and her beautiful flower paintings to create their very own masterpiece while learning about the  the highest-selling woman in art auction history

All materials supplied. Seating is limited to 10

Fee: $15

Saturday 10:30a - 12:00p

February 15, 2020

Up-Cycled Books

Do you love to scrapbook, keep a journal or maybe you love creating keepsakes?

Then this workshop is for you! 

A cross between a scrapbook and journal, your up-cycled book can be used in a wide variety of ways, including journaling, tracking recipes or traveling adventures, keeping memorabilia and more. Each will be as unique as it's maker.

Elisabeth Dunbar, owner of Yellow Elephant Gallery has been making her own travel keepsake books for years and wants to share her love of creating them with you.

Come join the fun!

All materials supplied. Seating is limited to 10

Fee: $20

Thursday 6:30p - 8:00p

January 30, 2020