On Friday, BIG ARTS announced its workshop schedule for season, signups are ongoing. This season there are new classes in iPods, iPads and iPhone apps as well as new workshops in pastels, open studio, African jewelry and improv.
BIG ARTS Winter Academy has recruited professors who will lecture on art history, economics, music and art appreciation, religion, and international law. Winter Academy starts in January.
Full workshop schedule is available online at www.BIGARTS.org or by contacting the main BIG ARTS office at 395-0900.
BIG ARTS' 'Paint with friends' instructor Jane Hudson, left, pictured with Dick Wright at the Monet Garden Party, will begin offering her class on Oct. 12.
All classes to follow will be held at BIG ARTS Center, located at 900 Dunlop Road on Sanibel, unless noted:
Pottery on the Wheel with Kelly Williamson began Sept. 6; meets Tuesdays 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Decorative Painting & More with Lois Ferguson begins Oct. 5; meets Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to noon.
Glass Fusing with Petra Kaiser begins Oct. 6; meets Thursdays 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Life Drawing Open Studio (Non Instructed) with Carol Rosenberg begins Oct. 7; meets Fridays 9:15 to 11:45 a.m.
Community Band begins Oct. 10; practices 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, at St. Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church, 2304 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel.
Paint with friends with Jane Hudson begins Oct. 12; meets Wednesdays at 1:15 p.m.
Community Chorus begins Oct. 18; meets Tuesdays 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Adventures in Watercolors & Mixed Media with Carolyn Councell begins Oct. 18; meets Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Pottery on the Wheel with Kelly Williamson starts Nov. 1; meets Tuesdays 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Clay, Sculpting, Ceramics & Pottery on the Wheel with Marjorie Bronsted starts Nov. 2; meets Wednesdays 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Life Drawing - Open Studio (Non Instructed) with Carol Rosenberg starts Nov. 4; meets Fridays 9:15 to 11:45 a.m.
Spanish I, II and III with Barbara Peterson starts Nov. 7; meets Mondays. Call BIG ARTS or go to www.BIGARTS.org for class times.
Intermediate Adult Tap with Bobby Logue starts Nov. 8; meets Tuesdays noon to 1:30 p.m.
Pilates Mat Class with Marsha Wagner starts Nov. 8; meets Tuesdays 9 to 10 a.m.
Glass Fusing with Petra Kaiser starts Nov. 9; meets Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Women Discussing with Shareen Groce and Renee Sugar starts Nov. 10; meets Thursdays 10 a.m. to noon.
Glass Fusing with Petra Kaiser starts Nov. 10; meets Thursdays 9:30 a.m.to 12:30 p.m.
Creative Clay with Dawn Boesen starts Nov. 14; meets Mondays 1 to 4 p.m.
Pottery: Intermediate Wheel Throwing with Joe Koch starts Nov. 23; meets Wednesdays 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Life Drawing - Open Studio (Non Instructed) with Carol Rosenberg starts Dec. 2; meets Fridays 9:15 to 11:45 a.m.
Pilates Mat Class with Marsha Wagner starts Dec. 6; meets Tuesdays 9 to 10 a.m.
Individual flute, piano and saxophone lessons are available for children and adult students.