South Shore Arts will begin its fall term of classes the week of Oct. 7 at its three locations in Crown Point, Hammond and Munster.
Choose from art classes and one-day workshops for all ages. Most classes meet once a week and continue for five to 10 weeks.
Classes include a variety of preschool, children's and adult classes, including drawing, painting, pottery, calligraphy, photography (35mm darkroom and digital), cartooning, book arts, manga, Photoshop and more.
At the South Shore Arts Munster facility, classes are held in fully-equipped art studios located on the lower level of the Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road.
Classes teach pottery, drawing, painting, home schooler's mixed media, photography, cartooning, manga and more. Workshop titles include Bookbinding, Candy Corn Sun Catcher, Calligraphers Write With A Flourish, and more.
The South Shore Arts Crown Point branch, at 123 N. Main St., offers classes in painting, pottery, drawing, exploring Japanese art, intro to digital camera techniques, book arts, and various children's topics.
There are also numerous one-day workshops being offered for children and adults, such as Zentangles; Ghosts, Ghouls & Gourds; Wine, Women & Song (Painting); and D.I.Y. Galaxy Shoes.
The South Shore Arts Hammond site, Substation No. 9 at 435 Fayette St., offers classes in Photoshop, Mommy & Me Book to Art, airbrushing, painting, drawing, a senior art workshop and more.
Thanks to a cooperative relationship with the city of Hammond, all Hammond residents taking classes at Substation No. 9 pay half price. Proof of residency is required upon registration.
Discounts apply for South Shore Arts members on most classes. For information, or to register, call the South Shore Arts office at (219) 836-1839, ext. 103. Munster office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Visit www.southshoreartsonline.org for detailed course descriptions.