Upcoming Classes & Workshops

Photographer
Javon Longeliere

Take great photos with point & shoot cameras

Learn tips for taking outstanding photos whether you are using a DSLR, a point-and-shoot, or your cell phone camera. Learn composition, lighting and subject tips to improve your photos no matter your current level of experience. Bring your camera! Time is allotted for hands-on applications throughout the class. Click HERE to purchase tickets.

January 23, 2020
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Fee: $50 | Ages 18+
Student must have camera and/or cell phone to take this course.
Call 229.247.2787 to register, or fill out the form on this page to submit a registration request.
Julie Smith, ceramic artis

Ceramic Artist
Julie Smith

Ceramic birdhouse

Build a birdhouse for a good cause!

Create a birdhouse to DONATE to the Habitat for Humanity Birdhouse Auction. A fun workshop for a great cause, taught by artist Julie Smith!

January 25, 2020
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Fee: FREE | Ages 18+
Call 229.247.2787 to register. Space is limited.

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Ongoing Classes with Registration

Registration required at least 2 days prior to class date.

ARTISTIC EXPRESSION

AGES 5-7

Express yourself!

In this class, children will explore various techniques of visual arts, and delve into the unlimited possibilities of their artistic creations! Supplies included.

Instructor/artist: Julie Skinner
Class fee: $15 | Ages: 5-7
4th Saturday of each month
10 a.m.-Noon

ARTISTIC EXPRESSION

AGES 8-12

Express yourself!

In this class, youth will explore various techniques of visual arts, and delve into the unlimited possibilities of their artistic creations! Supplies included.

Instructor/artist: Julie Skinner
Class fee: $15 | Ages: 8-12
4th Saturday of each month
1-3 p.m.

EXPLORING COMPUTER ART

Just imagine what you can do!

Computers in ART meets every month and allows youth ages 10-18 to explore digital software programs for the creation of art.

Instructor: Becca Gallagher
Class fee: $15 | Ages: 10-18
Supplies included.
3rd Saturday of each month
10 a.m.-Noon

OIL PAINTING

with DEAN LITTLE

Express yourself in living color!

This class allows students to explore the processes of oil painting and to perfect their skills in this traditional art medium. Supply list available when registered.

Instructor/artist: Dean Little
Class fee: $100/month | Ages: 18+
Every Thursday
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

PAINTED CANVAS

DAY SERIES

Learn new techniques!

Learn how to paint with acrylics. Each month, there will be a different subject to paint, highlighting techniques/brush usage. Supplies included. Click HERE to buy tickets.

Instructor/artist: Traci Harrell
Class fee: $40 | Ages: 18+
3rd Thursday
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

PHOTOGRAPHY
& EDITING

EVENING CLASS

Show us your point of view!

This 8-week class teaches the basics in photography and editing, and explores all the capabilities of the camera. Click HERE to buy tickets.

Instructors: Javon Longeliere
& Marilu Cantrell
January 14, 2020 – March 3, 2020

Class fee: $125/session | Ages: 18+
Student must have DSLR

POTTERY

ADULT WEEKEND CLASSES

Explore the possibilities!

This class offers students a chance to learn and explore three-dimensional hand-building design with clay. Supplies/equipment provided.

Instructor/artist: Julie Smith
Class fee: $25 | Ages: 15+
2nd Saturday of each month
10 a.m.-1 p.m.

POTTERY

ADULTS WEEKDAY

Let’s throw some pots!

This 8-week class teaches a variety of methods, including hand-building & wheel throwing. Supplies and equipment included. Call for specific class details and availability.

Instructor/artist: Julie Smith
Studio hours vary:
Mon. 10 a.m.-Noon OR 6-8 p.m.
Tues. 6-8 p.m. | Wed. 10 a.m.-Noon
Class fee: $125/session | Ages: 18+

POTTERY

YOUTH WEEKEND CLASSES

Explore the possibilities!

This class is offered for students to learn and explore three-dimensional design with clay. This is a hand-building class, and supplies are provided. Click HERE to buy tickets.

Instructor/artist: Julie Smith
Class fee: $20 | Ages: 5-12
1st Saturday of the month
10 a.m.-Noon

THE HAL & JILL PROJECT

GUITAR LESSONS

Follow your dreams!

Guitar lessons are offered to youth each week. Scholarships are available, and the instrument is provided free to those without the financial means. Click HERE to buy tickets.

Instructors: Ken Hase/Greg Duff
Class fee: $15 | Ages: 12-18
Every Thursday
5-6 p.m.

Registration arrangements can be made by calling 229.247.2787, filling out the registration form on this page, or visiting 527 N. Patterson Street, Valdosta. Payment is due at the time of registration. Scholarships are available for all classes and workshops.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT
The party signing this Agreement is either a parent or guardian of a student enrolled in a class on the campus located at 527 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, Georgia, on which is located the facility operated as The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts, along with the appurtenant walkways, buildings and parking lots serving same (herein the Center or premises).
Additionally, the undersigned acknowledges that personal injury and/or property damage may occur to the undersigned or to those other persons utilizing the premises for the above class and barring the intentional act or gross negligence on the part of The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts or its authorized agents, the undersigned does knowingly and voluntarily release and hold harmless the Center, its employees, agents or other parties connected with the Center for any injury to the student or damage to their property resulting from their presence at the Center. The undersigned will not only release and hold harmless the Center for any such loss or damage to the undersigned or student, but will, in addition, agree to forever indemnify and hold harmless the Center for any such claim resulting from personal injury or property damage to any of the undersigned or student invitees (no matter how such personal injury or property damage may occur), including attorney fees or other costs incurred by the Center to defend or negotiate settlement of any such claim.
This waiver, release of liability, hold harmless and agreement to indemnify is executed in consideration of the Center allowing the student to attend class, and is made a part of any agreement between the Center and the undersigned parent or guardian of a participating student.