"If you hear a voice within you saying, ”You are not a painter,” then by all means paint… and that voice will be silenced." - Vincent Van Gogh 

​To register by phone, please call the Community Arts Center at (814) 255-6515.

For online class payments, a small surcharge has been applied.


M = Member Price

NM = Non-Member Price

The History of Marvel Comics


Saturday, October 5 1:00 - 3:00 PM

M: $15 NM: $20

Instructor: Koa Beam                 

If you’re a Marvel fan, and want to learn more about the history of Marvel comics and how the original comic storylines compare to the theatrical versions, this one-day workshop will have you digging deep into the history of Marvel comics. Find the backstory of your favorite character and discuss why the writers created characters’ personalities and actions.

No Class Limit!

Ethnic Cooking: Coratian Comfort Food


Wednesday, Oct 9 6:00 - 8:00 PM

M: $20 NM: $25

Instructor: Jim Shustrick                      

Cool fall weather calls for comfort food. Jim will have you making a wonderful Croatian soup inspired by his grandma. Enjoy time around the table cooking this warm, satisfying soup.

Class Limit is 20.

Woodcarving Pumpkin


Saturday, Oct 12 12:00 - 3:00 PM

M: $26 NM: $31

Instructor: Dale Thompson                      

Find a pumpkin face hidden in a block of wood with Dale’s help! Learn tools, terms and techniques for carving. Knives are provided. Bring a cut resistant glove or purchase one at class for $10 (give size at registration). Go to caccc.org to register and see this project.

Class Limit is 10.

Layered Acrylic Painting


Saturday, 19 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

M: $30 NM: $35

Instructor: Lei Hennessey-Owen      

Create beautiful transparent layers of acrylic paint on watercolor paper using a technique Lei used at Log House Arts Festival. You will learn the importance of quality paint and pigmentation for this painting style. 

**Bring your lunch with you!.                

Class Limit is 15.

Design Your Own Holiday Cards


Monday, Oct 28 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

M: $20 NM: $25

Instructor: Denise Urban    

Make a card beautiful enough to give as a gift! Enjoy a holiday cookie & a cup of coffee or tea while you design, stamp, & collage your personalized Christmas cards. See new trends for card-making & complete a set of your own designs.

Class Limit is 8.

ARTY PARTY: Mason Jar Mosaic


Saturday, Oct 26 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

M & NM: Only $15!

Instructor: Terry Walters   

One of two ARToberFEST ARTy pARTies! Turn old jars into magical outdoor treasures with this easy mosaic project using glass gems and votive lights. Your walkway sparkle at night. ARTy pARTies are priced to be a great “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” time.

Class Limit is 15.

ARTY PARTY: Stacked Pumpkins


Saturday, Oct 26 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

M & NM: Only $15!

Instructor: Denise Urban

One of two ARToberFEST ARTy pARTies! These pumpkins! Won’t this painting bring fall into your home?! Invite friends to join you... at only $15, why NOT? You’ll paint these three stacked pumpkins in acrylic paint on a 16x20 canvas .

Class Limit is 20.