Registration Now Open for 2016 Lubeznik Center for the Arts Fall Classes

By: Lubeznik Center for the Arts Last Updated: August 26, 2016

Lubeznik-Fall-Classes-Registration-2016Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) fall class offerings for children, teens and adults are currently open for registration. Weekly sessions are available or those looking to develop new skills and workshops for those looking for a flex their creative muscles. Classes fill quickly, so please register early to secure your spot!

Discover a broad range of concepts, strategies and processes in Abstract Painting with artist Jay Zerbe, who exhibited at LCA earlier in the year. Other classes include Photography (with George Kassal), Drawing Bootcamp for artists of all levels (with Michelle Wiser) and the ever-popular Sandcastle Writers (with Jo Pilecki).

LCA provides a variety of classes for young artists from ages 4 to 18. Choose from Cookies & Canvas (with Dori Huber) and 3-D for Teens (with Hannah Hammond-Hagman).

The Michigan City Public Art Committee directs a certain amount of money towards its Children's Scholarship Fund which funds art classes for children in Michigan City. This scholarship is for residents ages 5 to 18. The process includes a simple one-page application found at

Single-session workshops are available for those who are tight-on-time or maybe just looking for a day to treat themselves. Workshops include Crystals & Wire Wrapping and the new Crystals & Point Wrapping. Participants will learn the "point" or "cage" wrapping technique while learning about crystals with instructor, Sam Lakin.

Fused Glass (with Twyla Butler) will introduce students to the fundamentals of glass fusing creating a tile and jewelry. Zentangle on Wood is a new workshop with certified Zentangle instructor, Patti Shaffner. This method is known to increase focus and creativity, along with an increased sense of personal well-being. And bring your bestie for Masters & Merlot with Dori Huber.

Renowned artist, Jeff Hirst, will be visiting Michigan City for two-days to offer Encaustic Collagraph. Participants will learn to paint with encaustic (wax) medium onto acrylic plates. The plates are manipulated through additive and subtractive processes, then inked with a non-toxic ink and printed onto paper by running through an etching press. This is a great workshop for beginners!

To see a full listing of classes and to register for classes and camps please visit Find out more about our expert faculty under the "Instructor Bios" link under the "Education" drop-down menu on the LCA website.

Become an LCA Member and you will receive 10% off classes, just one of the many benefits of membership at LCA! Become a member online or by calling 219.874.4900.

Lubeznik Center for the Arts is located at 101 W. 2nd St., at the lakefront in Michigan City, IN. Weekday hours are from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT). Weekend hours are from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT). Thursdays: 10 - 7* (Memorial Day - Labor Day) *Hyndman Gallery opens at 2 pm. For more information please visit or call 219-874-4900.

LCA receives generous support from South Shore Arts, the Indiana Arts Commission, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.