Painting classes set for July 12, July 19


NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Pick Up Your Brush painting class on two Thursdays in July.


In these classes, participants will learn the art of painting using step-by-step instructions to create a masterpiece. No special or prior skills are required. Students will take home a completed painting at the end of every class. Children ages 7 – 12 years old are allowed to enroll, but a parent must accompany the child the entire class. The parent does not have to enroll unless they participate. Each date is a separate session.  All supplies included.


Dates and subjects are 6-9 p.m. Thursday, July 12 with students painting crawfish and 6-9 p.m. Thursday, July 19 with students painting personalized street lamp landscapes.


Sessions are $45 each.  Classes will take place at the second floor of South Hall with Shanna Dees Gaspard as instructor.


For more information on our Non-Credit programs, go to or call (800) 376-2422 or (318) 357-6355.  To register for classes, go to


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