Registration Open for New Sessions of Classes at Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center

 

The Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center will begin new sessions of classes in ballroom dance, shag dance, pottery, and oil painting for adults. All classes are held at the Center’s Educational Complex (70 Hiddenite Church Road in Alexander County). To register for classes, call the Center’s offices at (828) 632-6966.

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Monday Evening Pottery with Sally Warren

A new six-week session of pottery classes with instructor, Sally Warren of Mud Dauber studios in Statesville, is now under way, Classes are held on Monday evenings from 7:00pm until 9:00pm at the Center’s Educational Complex pottery studio (70 Hiddenite Church Road in Alexander County).

Classes appeal to beginner or advanced students, who will enjoy instruction in hand building and will have the opportunity to learn at the pottery wheel. Cost for the full session is affordably priced at $50.00 for the public and $45.00 for Center members. Cost includes instructor, studio time, tools, glazes, wheel, bisque firing and glaze firing. An additional materials fee of $15.00 covers the cost of a 25 lb bag of clay, which will be used during the classes. Registration is required and may be made by calling (828) 632-6966.

 

 

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Ballroom Dance Class with Dirk Myers, II

Renowned ballroom dance instructor, Dirk Myers, II will lead an exciting new session of advanced classes at the Center’s Educational Complex beginning Monday, January 23, 2017. Myers is an experienced ballroom instructor who comes to the Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center from “Mueve Studio. This eight-week class series will offer enthusiastic instruction in ballroom dance steps that will help students learn to dance like a star. Featured dances will be the Rumba and the Hustle.

Classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:30pm until 7:20pm at The Hiddenite Center’s Educational Complex, which is located at 70 Hiddenite Church Road in Alexander County. Cost for enrollment in the full 8-week session is $100 for the public and $95.00 for Hiddenite Center members payable at the beginning of the first class. The class is open to individuals and to couples.

Class space is limited and registration is required. To register for this popular series of ballroom dance classes with Dirk Myers, II, call (828) 632-6966.

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Class space is limited and early registration is encouraged. To register for this popular series of ballroom dance classes with Dirk Myers, II, call (828) 632-6966.

Shag Dance Classes Coming in February

In February, Myers will lead a class entirely devoted to Shag dancing. This special 8-week series will begin on February 20, 2017 and will be held at the Center’s Educational Complex from 7:30pm – 8:20pm. Cost is $100 per person for the public and $95 per person for members of the Center’s Friends program. Registration is open now; call (828) 632-6966 to sign up for the class.

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Adult Oil Painting with Martha Burgin

A new session of adult oil painting classes with instructor, Martha Burgin, will begin February 8, 2017. Classes are held on Wednesday mornings from 10:00am until 12noon at the Center’s Educational Complex (70 Hiddenite Church Road in Alexander County). Cost for the full session is $45 for the public and $40 for members of the Center. The classes are well suited to beginners and experienced painters. Students are asked to bring their own paints and materials. To register, call the Center at (828) 632-6966