PCCA offers a variety of classes and workshops including jewelry making, acrylic & watercolor painting, pysanky and dance. Great for a day out with friends or for your own personal artistic enrichment. Upcoming opportunities will be listed here as they become available.

To reserve space in any of these classes, please submit a completed Registration Form and your payment. To receive the member rate, you must join PCCA and maintain a current membership.

It is important to sign up early to let us know you are interested. In the event we do not reach the minimum number of students required, we will issue a refund and in some cases, you may wish to direct your payment toward a future planned class.

UPCOMING CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

SUNDAY, JUNE 3, 2018

Blackout Poetry Workshop

Lynne Reeder, 2016 Perry County Poet Laureate and 2017 PCCA Educator of the Year, will teach students how to create blackout poetry by striking out words on previously printed pages to create new meanings and a piece of art, by adding artistic elements.

10:00AM-12:00PM
Landis House
67 N. Fourth Street, Newport
Instructor: Lynne Reeder
Ages 16 and up
Cost: $25, or $20 for PCCA members, includes $5 materials fee.

To reserve your space by April 13, please submit a completed Registration Form and your payment.

General: $25 

Join PCCA and receive a discounted rate!

SUNDAY, JUNE 3, 2018

Pottery: Customized Fairy House Workshop

This workshop will take participants through the process of making pottery from plain
clay to a finished product. Students will be given a slab of clay, and using form patterns
and various types of tools, will create a fairy house. Different types of clay decoration
will be explored. Finally, participants will use underglaze to add color accents to their
creations. Each pot will then be fired and glazed.

2:00PM-5:00PM
Landis House
67 N. Fourth Street, Newport
Instructor: Todd Tabb
Ages 12 and up | Limited to 15 students
Cost: $65, or $60 for PCCA members

Please reserve your space by May 25 by completing a Registration Form and submitting your payment. This is needed for the instructor to begin preparations.

General: $65 

Join PCCA and receive a discounted rate!

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2018

Flower Pounding Workshop

Flower pounding is a fun way to creatively design your own fabric using nature as your paintbrush. Students will utilize a flower pounding technique to design up to three individual muslin wall hangings using fresh seasonal flowers and plants growing in their environment.

6:00PM-8:00PM
Landis House
67 N. Fourth Street, Newport
Instructor: Jane Shull of Perry County Master Gardeners – Penn State Extension
Ages 18 and up | Limited to 12 students
Cost: $25, or $20 for PCCA members

To reserve your space by June 2, please submit a completed Registration Form and your payment.

General: $25 

Join PCCA and receive discounted rate!

Final practice and Performance Pending

PCCA Bucket Brigade

Calling rhythm-makers 13 years old and up who want to meet people, have fun and make some music!!!

Learn to make great sounds as a group while banging on buckets, pots, pans, the floor and more, with the newly formed and FREE PCCA Bucket Brigade! Led by Director of Education for the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra Mark Hunsberger, the brigade will continue practicing on Tues., April 10 at Landis House from 7 to 8 p.m., with practices being held 1-2 times monthly as scheduled.

Contact us at 717-567-7023 or pcca@perrycountyarts.org to sign up for the Bucket Brigade!

Bucket Brigade is made possible by a generous grant from the Perry County Community Foundation, a regional foundation of the The Foundation for Enhancing Communities.

Landis House
67 N. Fourth Street, Newport
Instructor: Mark Hunsberger
Ages 13 and up
FREE

Date TBD

Basket Weaving: Bread Basket Workshop

Construct an 8” x 8” square basket using smoked reed with decorative elements and handles.

1:00PM-4:00PM or 6:00PM-9:00PM
Landis House
67 N. Fourth Street, Newport
Instructor: Teena Beutel
Ages 12 and up
Cost: $45, or $40 for PCCA members

To reserve your space by TBD, please submit a completed Registration Form and your payment.

General: $45 

Join PCCA and receive discounted rate!

Date TBD

Watercolor Classes

Coming soon.