Classes listed are those offered by the Arts Center or through private instruction at the Arts Center.
Pre-registration is strongly encouraged.  Unless otherwise noted, class and workshop sizes are limited with a minimum enrollment of five (5) participants. Please call the Arts Center  — 252-527-2517 — for more information.

 

Community Council for the Arts

Developing the Arts :  Classes & Workshops

Current Schedule for September, 2017
  1. Mask Making
    6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    Do you have your mask ready for CLOAK & SWAGGER on October 28? Join us for a class offered in making decorative masquerade masks. Cost is $35, which includes supplies. Registration is limited, so call TODAY! Call the Arts Center for more information — 252-527-2517.
    12
    Sept.
  2. Watercolor Class with Ed Macomber -- Tuesdays (6 Weeks)
    2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Sign up today and enjoy this watercolor class with this gifted artist and learn the techniques of painting light and color. Ed is a Signature Member of both the Watercolor Society of North Carolina and the Southern Watercolor Society. Class meets Tuesdays (6 weeks). Cost: $100, Member/ $110 Non-Member. Ages & Skills: Intermediate. Instructor: ED MACOMBER
    26
    Sept.
  3. Pottery Class -- Tuesdays (6 Weeks)
    6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    Join us around the pottery kiln and receive instructions on centering, pulling, trimming, finishing, and glazing. Enjoy intensive instructions in a fun atmosphere. Cost: $75, Member/ $85, Non-Member; Supply Fee: $20 per student; Ages & Skill Level: 16 to Adult; Intermediate. Instructor: MELANIE WATERS
    19
    Sept.
  4. Painting with Acrylics -- Wednesdays (6 weeks)
    2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Enjoy acrylic painting furniture and/or canvas in this class. Whether a beginner or at an advanced level, students will delight in learning helpful techniques and honing skills to create original works of art. Come join the fun! Cost: $55, Member/ $65, Non-Member; Ages & Skill Level: All ages & skill levels. Instructor: MOLLY SMITH
    13
    Sept.
  5. Experiened Oil Painting -- Wednesdays (6 weeks)
    12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Refine your oil painting skills with visual artist, Linda Clark. Students may use still life or original photographs to create work. Critique of individual work will be the focus of this class. Experienced painters only. Cost: $75, Member/ $85, Non-Member; Ages & Skills: Adults; experienced skills only. Instructor: LINDA CLARK
    13
    Sept.
  6. iPad Painting
    6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    Learn to create art using your IPad 3 or newer! This is a perfect class for a parent and child to share and take together. Carolyn is a retired Lenoir County art teacher and has taught private art lessons in watercolor and acrylics. When she learned to use her computer, she began using it as a tool upon which to draw. She is excited to share this art form with you. (Minimum class size is five (5).) Tuesdays (6 weeks), class starts June 6, 2017, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Cost: $75, Member/ $85, Non-Member; Ages & Skills: Adults & all skill levels Instructor: Carolyn Roberts
    26
    Sept.