Classes and Workshops at SKEA

Photography Workshop with Alvis Upitis
Saturday, October 26, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Tuition is $30 for SKEA member & $35 for non-member
Poster for Photography Workshop
Space is limited! To register, please call SKEA office at (808)328-9392 or email SKEA at

Please refer to our ongoing classes for workshops/classes list below for more information.
Please call the SKEA office at (808)328-9392 or email if more information is needed.

Upcoming Workshops/Events at SKEA

Gyotaku Fish printing with Bill Twibell
Saturday September 28, 1:00-4:00 pm.

Workshop with Alvis Upitis
Saturday, October 26, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Tuition is $30 for SKEA member & $35 for non-member
Poster for Photography Workshop

Gourd Design Workshop
Saturday, October 12 1:00 - 4:00 pm with Louis Winn & Cherokee Shaner
Tuition is $15 for SKEA Members & $20 for non-members
Poster for Gourd Design

Intro to Botanical Art, Tropical Style! with Linda Vorobik, PHD
October 19 & 20, from 10 am - 5 pm
Tuition for each workshop is $160 or $150 for SKEA member
Poster for Botanical Illustration

Botanical Watercolor, Tropical Style!
October 26 & 27 , 10 am-5 pm
Tuition for each workshop is $160 or $150 for SKEA members.

Download Descriptions for each class

Visit for more information and to see her work.
Payments payable to Linda Ann Vorobik, email:

Saturday December 14, 2019 1:00-4:00 pm

Teen Holiday Sewing Dec. 7 with Carol Connor
Saturday 12/7 10 am -2 pm
FREE teen holiday sewing project with Carol Conner.
Tis the season to give! Make a pair of PJ jammie bottoms as a Christmas gift for special keiki in our community. No sewing experience necessary. Learn how to pin and cut out a pattern, sew simple seams, make an elastic waistband and more. All fabric and materials provided. This workshop is FREE and limited to 6 youth, 12+. Volunteer parents welcome. Bring cookies and holiday cheer to share!

Call or email SKEA office to register

Ongoing Classes at SKEA

SKEA hosts a variety of classes every week. Our adult classes are independently run by each instructor. Please contact the instructors directly for more information or to register for a class. For a full listing, see the SKEA Calendar.

We make our facility available to artists, musicians, teachers and other health and cultural practitioners for classes and workshops. For more information, see SKEA Facility Rentals.

Our regular classes are independently run by each instructor. For more information, please call the number listed.

Barre Fitness Class
with Suzy McIntyre
Tuesday, 4-5 pm 303-320-3505

Belly Dancing
Saturdays, 10:45-noon
Aloha Belly Dance Website

Fridays, 5pm (except not on 2nd Friday). All instruments and all levels are welcome, and singers, too.
Susie Weaver, 936-5817

Karate with Zach Nye
Youth class ages 6+ :Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 pm; adults, 6:30-7:30.

Nia Dance Fitness with Charissa Rousseau
Neurological Integrative Action
Wednesdays, 9 am.

Saturday, 7:45-9:00 AM
Virginia Holte 329-8876

Polynesian Dance
Wednesdays: 4:30-5:30 1st class; 5:30-6:30 2nd class
Mahina Saunders, 345-5181 re: hula class

Sumi-e (Japanese Ink Brush Painting)
2nd Saturday of each month 9:15am- 11:15 am
Ellen Crocker

Tai Chi
Saturdays 9:30-10:30 am
Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm,
For information about tai chi at SKEA, call
Alice Sherer, 323-3332 ,

Mondays, 5 pm and Fridays, 9 am
Alison Conforti,Alison Conforti Yoga website

(returning) yoga class with Sandy Harrington
Sundays, 8 :00 - 10:00 am
Call Sandy at 328-2641

Suzy McIntyre
Thursdays, 4-5:15 pm 303-320-3505

Our onsite Affiliates are listed below
The downstairs pottery studios: by appointment or stop in.

Ina Koch Pottery 808-936-1196
Kona Potters Guild

In the Cottage: Lomi Pono Massage
Momi Nobriga, LMT 808-896-0577

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