Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe High Offers Art Classes For Community

Friday, December 20, 2013

Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe High School is offering art classes for students and community members.  All ages and ability levels are welcome. 

Here are the classes:

Clay - Jan. 14, 16, 21 and 23
Make a cup or a vase.  Ceramic molds and hand-building: coil, slab, pinch. 

Painting - Feb. 4, 6, 11 and 13
Recreate a famous painting on a blank canvas, (acrylic) and/or we can transfer the drawing.

Stained Glass - Feb. 25, 27, March 4 and 6
Bring one sheet of a favorite color translucent glass.  Copper-foil technique. 

Room 310 will be open from 4-7 p.m. each evening. Classes are $15 per night or $45 per medium which includes supplies. Payment in advance to LFO ART CLUB at 1850 Battlefield Pkwy., Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742 insures that supplies are available for use. Reserve a spot by calling 706.866-0342 or emailing wmorgan.lfo@catoosa.k12.ga.us.



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