By Deb Christiansen
The Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center has a summer of art fun planned at its new location on 105 S. Main Street in Vicksburg, with classes on art, writing, quilting, felting and small pottery.
Running from July 8 through July 12, Junior Arts Day Camp, $130 is open to kids ages 8 – 12. This camp will be at the Vicksburg Community Center.
Starting July 18, The Art of Memoir, $195 member/$225 non-member. Author and Instructor Leeanne Seaver, M.A. leads this six-session (one a month for six months) writing class.
Starting July 20, Quilt Finishing: Ideas and Techniques, $15 member/$20 non-member. Instructor quilter, Kirk Bergland.
Starting July 20, Introduction to Felting: Painting with Wool, $40 member/$45 non-member. Instructor fiber artist, Holly Jensen.
Starting August 26, Handmade Pottery: Buttons & Beads, $30 member/$35 non-member. Instructor is celebrated local potter Lisa Beams.
Check vicksburgarts.com for full information about these upcoming classes or call (269) 200-2223.
Become a member of the VCAC. $40/year for Individuals, $32/year for seniors and students, $70 for households. Go to vicksburgarts.com/support or call (269) 200-2223 for more information on how to join.