Additional art classes in the region are listed on our Artistically Speaking Art Calendar (click here to go to that page).
In addition, following is a list of artists who provide personal lessons or group lessons in various art forms:
Artists seeking studio space or instruction space - the Patterson School in Happy Valley (highway 268 in Lenoir) offers space and dorms for overnight/week-long classes June 11-August 28, 2016. Contact Liza Plaster 828 / 758-0906, Kitty Rosati 919 / 971-1348 or Hope Surpris 828 / 757-4585
Pottery Classes for adults at the Old Lenoir High School gymnasium basement studio. - Caron Baker Wike, 828-403-7368
Art Classes - adults and children - Margaret Martine, Lenoir School of Visual Arts/Morning Song Gallery in Lenoir – 828-754-3047 (Margaret, home)
Art Classes and art exhibits - Burke Arts Council (gallery, workshops, gift shop)– www.burkearts.org
Pottery Classes - Catawba Valley Community College Potters’ Workshop – www.cvcc.edu/Potters_Workshop
Art Classes in quilting, painting, woodworking, and more - Caldwell Senior Center in Lenoir – www.caldwellseniorcenter.org
Music, Dance and Voice Classes - Harper School of Music - Music, dance, and voice lessons: www.theharperschool.org
Acting, Dance and Music Classes - Hickory Arts; www.hickoryarts.com
Quilting - Catawba Valley Quilters' Guild; www.catawbavalleyquiltersguild.com
Quilting - Mary Beth's Quilting Patch, Main Street, Lenoir; 828-754-0026 (open 10-7 Tuesdays, 10-12 Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
Painting Classes (private & scheduled) - Rita Fair recently graduated from Winthrop University with Masters of Fine Arts Degree. Call 704-236-9336; located in Hickory NC and has a salon called Dream at 2404-A North Center Street Hickory NC.
Art Classes are taught in classes at Florence Thomas Art School in West Jefferson; visitwww.florenceartschool.org
Painting Classes - Wine & Design in Hickory offers one-night classes several times each week;http://www.wineanddesign.com/location/hickory-nc/home
Art & Craft Classes - Hickory Museum of Art - http://hickorymuseumofart.org
Art & Craft Classes - John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown NC offers hundreds of art classes –http://www.FolkSchool.org.
Art Classes - Foothills Visual Artists Guild - Contact Shirley Story, 754-5171
Art Classes and art tutorials are free on YouTube.com - look for Cheap Joe's channel, Donna Dewberry channel, and any art form you desire.
Art & Craft Classes in Morganton at Me, You and Some Glue Creative Art Studio; 828-430-1197; meyouandsomeglue.com
Painting or Drawing Lessons - Anne Welch - 828-572-1214 or atreeshaker @earthlink.net .
Painting - Soukup Art Studio in Boone - Holly Soukup - soukupfineartstudio.com or hollysoukup14 @gmail.com
Painting or Drawing Lessons - Shirley Story - 828-754-5171
Painting classes with Ken Hobson, visit his website for contact information: kenhobson.com
Painting - Eddie Tallent via e-mail: email@example.com or leave message at 828-572-0962.
Painting (One-Stroke style) - Cathy McCoy - 828-754-2486
Photography (professional) for commissions - Jack Daulton - 828-754-8049 (home) or visit his website www.jackdaultonphoto.com.
Pottery (children, teens, adults) - Pat Jordan 828-729-4312
Sewing & Embroidery Lessons - Kaye Warren, 828-572-4642 or kayewarren72 @gmail.com.
Tapestry lessons - Genie Greenlaw, firstname.lastname@example.org or 828-238-2765. Hickory
Weaving & fiber arts - Beverly Mihelich 828-759-1578 or bev_mihelich @yahoo.com - loom weaving or frame weaving like tapestry.
Portrait painting (human & pet) - Carole Childers, fruitcakefactory@ gmail.com, 828-758-9787
Portrait painting - Judy Greene Prevost 828 758-8583