December 07, 2006

Saturday, Dec. 9

Art workshop for kids

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Children in grades two through eight can create special greeting cards and a decorative storage portfolio. Robin Shipman will show the class how to use different elements of good composition to enhance the meaning of the greeting. Marbling and collage techniques will be used to complete the cards. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Lilian S. Besore Memorial Library, 305 E. Baltimore St. $1 registration fee due the day of the class. Advance registration is required, class size is limited to 20. Call 717-597-7920.

Mudworks-Pottery classes

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION, W.Va. - Denise Kupiszewshi of The Mud Peddler will lead the class. Open to ages 15 and older. Wear comfortable clothes that can get dirty. All supplies will be provided. No experience is necessary. Parents are asked to drop off their children. Not responsible for items broken during the firing process. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Jefferson County Community Center, 1102 Job Corps Road. $25 per person per class. Call 304-728-3207.


Holiday ornaments

Melissa Dirks will lead a class on making holiday ornaments using quilling, a paper art form popular in Colonial America. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contemporary School of the Arts and Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191.

Saturday, Dec. 16

Washington County Master Gardeners training

BOONSBORO - Applications are being accepted for a new training class for Washington County Master Gardeners. Classes will meet from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 20, to April 12. Washington County Extension Office, Sharpsburg Pike. Call Annette Ipsan at 301-791-1604 or e-mail to request an application.


Acting classes for children

Walker Performing Arts offers classes in theater skill development, voice and production - all preparing for a musical theater production of "The King and I" and "Beauty and the Beast." There will be a Broadway field trip in April to learn theater technique and see "Company" on stage. Classes continue through Tuesday, May 22. St. John's Lutheran Church's Education Hall, 141 S. Potomac St., Hagers-town. $50 a month for one weekly class. Call 301-991-0611.

Free watercolor class

The class will offer basic watercolor techniques for children ages 6 to 12. 2 to 3 p.m. Contemporary School of the Arts and Gallery Inc., 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Advance registration is required by calling 301-791-6191.

The Herald-Mail Articles