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Lyndon House Arts Center
The  Lyndon House Arts Center (LHAC) is the local community arts center in downtown Athens, GA.  LHAC provides area citizens with a positive experience in the arts and advancement through the arts encouraging all to foster their own creativity and development.

The Arts Education Department at LHAC is dedicated to providing high-quality arts education curriculum and enrichment to youth, adults, and teens in the Athens area.  Programs include adult evening classes, workshops, after-school youth classes, teen clubs, and a comprehensive summer arts camp experience.


The Arts Center includes 7 professional-level art studios including: Painting, Printmaking, Fiber, Photography, Ceramics, Sculpture, and Jewelry.  In addition to classes and workshops the Open Studio Membership Program gives adult artists the opportunity to work in these studios and to be part of a creative community.

There is a separate children's wing with wonderful facilities.  Additionally, there is a covered outdoor work court used as an outdoor studio, a historic house museum, and several galleries with ongoing rotating exhibitions. The campus of the Arts Center is quite beautiful with big grassy areas, wonderful trees, and a formal parterre garden 

Please note: All programming is subject to change based on ACC and State pandemic restrictions.  

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Drawing from Observation with Toni Carlucci 
IN-PERSON
18 and up N/A Th  09/09/2021 - 10/14/2021
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Lyndon House Arts Center - Painting Studio
$111.00 Res, $159.00 Non-Res
Knowing and practicing the basics of drawing will enable you to learn to draw. Learning to "see" is the key. Students will receive instruction and drawing exercises to help the student "see". Contour drawing is an excellent way to train one's eye to re
 
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Pottery with Amanda Jane Crouse 
IN-PERSON
18 and up N/A Th  09/09/2021 - 10/14/2021
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Lyndon House Arts Center - Clay Studio
$111.00 Res, $159.00 Non-Res
This course offers new students a 6 week introduction to pottery including basic methods of using the potter's wheel, hand-built techniques and standard decorating and glazing.
 
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Jewelry/Metals with Jane Ritchie 
IN-PERSON
18 and up N/A Tu  09/07/2021 - 10/12/2021
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Lyndon House Arts Center - Jewelry Studio
$111.00 Res, $159.00 Non-Res
This course offers beginner students a 6 week introduction to metalsmithing through basic methods of fabrication including: design, sawing, filing, soldering, and finishing.
 
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Oil Painting with Michael Ross 
IN-PERSON
18 and up N/A Tu  09/14/2021 - 10/19/2021
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Lyndon House Arts Center - Painting Studio
$111.00 Res, $159.00 Non-Res
This class will cover fundamental techniques and materials in oil painting with an emphasis on painting from life. Students will be given an introduction into life-painting techniques, color mixing and color theory...
 
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Printmaking with Amanda Burk 
IN-PERSON
18 and up N/A Th  09/16/2021 - 10/28/2021
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Lyndon House Arts Center - Printmaking Studio
$111.00 Res, $159.00 Non-Res
Attendees of this class will learn about intaglio methods and how to prepare copper plates for drawing and etching. Students will learn several etching/mark-making techniques and use them to build and print their image(s) throughout the class using an et
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