CNY Arts Center rounds out January with a full day of classes for a variety of arts.
The center will be hopping with activity Jan. 26 starting with Diane Sokolowski’s Create with Crescent Rolls from 9 a.m. to noon where students will learn to make three desserts and three hors d’ouerves with crescent rolls. Students must pre-register for this class; no walk-ins are permitted so the instructor can provide adequate materials for pre-registered students.
Also Jan. 26, Oil Painting from 10 a.m.- to 1 p.m. and Jewelry Making from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. with artist Bonnie McClellan offers a full day of creative fun. Take home your very own original oil painting and handmade jewelry piece!
Jan. 26 is also the date for a special writing workshop with guest author Susan Peterson Gateley that will help answer the question “Is Self-Publishing for You?” from 1 to 4 p.m. with discussion and Q&A. The workshop will cover self-publishing basics.
Artist Café returns Jan. 27 from 6 to 9 p.m. This informal event is open to local artists to bring their portfolio to share, meet other artists of all skill levels, mediums, and interests and exchange ideas and feedback.
The fun continues with Auditions for the play “Helen Keller” Jan. 29 and 30 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Feb. 2 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
The play will open April 26 and run through May 5. Information can be found on the Arts Center web site at CNYArtsCenter.com
January Artist Spotlight will feature a recurring Arts Center instructor Bonnie McClellan, Jan. 30 from 7 to 9 p.m. McClellan will share her technique and discuss her journey as an artist. She will be teaching again Feb. 2. Oil Painting from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Ink Drawing from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Those attending the Artist Spotlight will get a preview of those classes and be able to register at that time. The public is invited to attend.
Students are reminded to pre-register for all classes and workshops to avoid missing out. Classes and workshops include a modest fee.
Those seeking more information may visit www.CNYArtsCenter.com or call 592-3373.