Open seven days a week, the Oak Ridge Art Center, a regional fine arts museum, reaches out to the community and region through creative visual arts programs including numerous exhibitions, art and craft classes, educational public programs, and special events.
The Art Center has a very active education program, offering regular sessions of classes, many workshops, seminars, a monthly video luncheon called Art a la Carte, gallery talks and tours, and special programs throughout the year. Classes in all creative endeavors awaken the spirit of the individual and the universality of the experiences of every man.
The Art Center offers classes and workshops for all ages and levels of expertise. Classes include, but are not limited to: oil painting; watercolor; pastels; porcelain painting; drawing; various types of ceramics such as hand built and/or wheel thrown pottery; papermaking; art history; collage; and sculpture.
A full schedule of upcoming classes can be found at http://www.oakridgeartcenter.org/classes.html.
A list of upcoming workshops can be found at http://www.oakridgeartcenter.org/workshops.html.