Cancer survivors are invited to attend our free art classes called Expressions of Art & Hope. We have partnered with LUX Center for the Arts to offer you the opportunity to explore a creative process of self-expression and reflection to help you meet the challenges of diagnosis, treatment and beyond.
Due to equipment needed, classes are held at the LUX Center for the Arts, located at 2601 N 48th Street in Lincoln.
Monday, July 13, 6-8 p.m. – Throw & Build Clay Dishes Try your hand at using the pottery wheel! Spend half of class at the wheel and the other half hand building with clay. Come prepared to make a mess and have fun! Register now.
Monday, August 10, 6-8 p.m. – Painting Learn to tell your story through still life painting. Using acrylic paint and an artist’s easel each person will create their own personal still life with objects of significance from home or from our collection.
Monday, September 14, 6-8 p.m. – Fused Glass Cut and layer colorful glass to create sun catchers and pendants. Participants can create multiple projects that will be fired and returned at the following class. Former students can bring previous fused glass projects to alter or include in new works.
Monday, October 12, 6-8 p.m. – Metal Rings Create beautiful ring using copper, brass, or nickel. Everyone will get the chance to use a variety of hand tools and the torch.
Monday, November 9, 6-8 p.m. – Glass Beads and Jewelry Making Use a torch to make your own colorful glass beads! Use what you make to create your own unique jewelry.
Monday, December 14, 6-8 p.m. – Copper Etched Ornaments Learn to etch your own design into copper! You will draw your design on copper with a resist, dip it in a solution to etch the image, and polish it to a beautiful shine.
Hear what Cindy, cancer survivor, enjoys about our Expressions of Art & Hope class.