Series of painting classes to be offered in July and August


Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Pick Up Your Brush painting class on July 8, 22, 29 and August 5 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the second floor of South Hall. The fee is $45 per session. Each date is a separate session.

In the class, participants will learn the art of painting using step-by-step instructions to create a masterpiece. Students will take home a completed painting at the end of every class. Participants will paint pink hydrangeas on July 8, birds on a wire on July 22, an evening landscape on July 29 and got your goat on August 5.No special or prior skills are required. 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. All supplies are included.

For more information or to register for classes, go to or call (800) 376-2422 or (318) 357-6355.