Perry County Calvary Arts Center News | 2021

Perry County Calvary Arts Center Summer Arts Workshops | 2021

Perry County Ohio Calvary Arts Center Summer Arts Workshops: Music, Dance, Art. Registration deadline is Tuesday, June 1, 2021.





Perry County Calvary Arts Center Summer Arts Workshops | 2021



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Workshop Descriptions:


Acrylic Painting: Barb Zartman-6/7-11    Grades:  5-8

This is a basic beginner level acrylic art class.  Students will be instructed in the process of completing a canvas painting in acrylic paints.  The focus of this class is to learn stroke work, shading, line work, and color technique in acrylics.  At the end of the week-long class each student will take home a completed canvas painting and have basic knowledge to paint on their own.


Ukulele: Maeve and Elliot Boley-6/7-11   Grades: 3-8

Students will learn proper placement and cords for the strings and learn some simply arrangements.  Ukuleles will be provided.


Recyclable Art: Sabrina Pouting, Kathy Murdock, Katrina Carpenter

6/14-18    Grades: 3-6

Students will decorate unique keepsake boxes using scrap wood, make a brick from old newspapers and other paper products with their own signature design, do Pop Can Art with cute animals and paint, make money banks out of pop cans, and plastic milk jug windsocks.


Keyboarding: Roger Dusenberry-6/21-25    Grades: 2-6

This is an introduction to piano with no prior piano experience required. Participants will learn basic electronic keyboard operation and music theory skills to perform short songs suitable for sharing with family and friends. All materials are provided.


Silversmithing Class: Dave Kunkler-6/28-7/2    Grades: 6-12

Each student will receive a silver spoon to shape into jewelry items.  Possibilities are a spoon ring, a pendant or two of each of these.   All the silver, silver solder and findings are included.  Gemstones can be purchased from Dave Kunkler at what he paid for them.  We will also learn how to reticulate the silver to make it unique and memorable.


Moving and Grooving with Grace/Dance: Grace Baker-7/5-9   Grades K-3

In “Moving & Grooving with Grace”, students will learn elements of ballet, jazz, and hip hop. Students will also learn modern line dances to well-known songs. There will be time for free-style dancing and fun games. No prior dance experience necessary! Get your groove on, and come dance with Grace!


All classes are from 10:00-1:00 daily at the PC Calvary Arts Center located at 447 S. Main Street, New Lexington.  DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION IS POSTMARKED JUNE 2ND. Mail to:  PCCAC, PO 204, New Lexington, OH 43764. Classes are “free” and limited to ten participants. Applications are available on-line at or PC Libraries. For further information, call Betsy Martin at 740-651-5151.

Upcoming Events
Central State University Extension Eat Smart, Live Strong Program | Wednesday, November 30, 2022 Nov 30, 2022 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — Perry County Library, Somerset Branch - 17 W Main St, Somerset, OH 43783
Central State University Extension Trees for Bees Workshop | Wednesday, November 30, 2022 Nov 30, 2022 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Central State University - 5454 St Rt 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764
New Lexington Christmas Parade | Friday, December 2, 2022 Dec 02, 2022 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM — Jim Rockwell Stadium - 101 3rd Ave, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive Thornville Masonic Lodge | Saturday, December 3, 2022 Dec 03, 2022 07:00 AM - 12:30 PM — Thornville Masonic Lodge #521 - 44 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
It's a Wonderful Life in Thornville - Breakfast with Santa | December 3, 2022 Dec 03, 2022 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM — Thornville United Methodist Church - 30 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
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