Yoga & You

Tuesdays, in 6-week increments

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

or 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Thursdays, in 6 week increments

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Members: $38, Non-Members: $45

Instructor: Adriann White

Energize your life! Try yoga to restore and renew your spirit; it is a great way to release tension and stress, and to boost radiance. Wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring your own mat and tension strap, if you have them.

Clay & Wheel Thrown Pottery I

7 Mondays, Sept. 10-Oct. 22

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Members: $61, Non-Members: $66

Instructor: Marian Lech; Limit 7

Learn the basics of wheel throwing and hand building, from clay prep to cleanup. For beginning students with little  experience. Previous students may repeat the class for hand building. Week 7 is glazing and finish work only. Materials fee $20, payable to the Community Arts Center.

Tai Chi

Mondays, in 6-week increments

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

or 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Members: $42, Non-Members: $48

Instructor: Elizabeth Good; Limit 15

Renew your energy for fall through the practice of revitalizing Qigong forms and a Yang-style short form of tai chi. Students  discover how to free energy, reduce stress, and build strength, balance, and stamina. Wear flexible, soft-soled shoes and loose clothing. Prior experience in tai chi not required.

Clay Wheel Thrown Pottery II

7 Tuesdays, Sept. 11 - Oct. 23

 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Members: $61, Non-Members: $66

Instructor: Marian Lech; Limit 7

Build on basic skills (required skills: wedge clay, center clay on a wheel, and throw a small pot). This class is for students looking to advance  skills on the wheel. Wear old clothes and bring an old towel.  Week 7 is  glazing and finish work only. Supplies/materials provided by Arts Center for a $20 fee.


Explore our repertoire of vibrant yet calming health sessions. All sessions, unless otherwise noted, are open to both men and women. You're welcome to join, no

matter your previous experience.

Chair Yoga

Wednesdays, in 6-week increments

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Members: $38, Non-Members: $45

Instructor: Adriann White; Limit 21

This is the perfect class for you if you'd like the stretch and de-stress of yoga, but have trouble getting up from teh floor. Learn basic poses and stretches that will strengthen your m ind and body. Wear clothing for freedom of movement (no jeans). Please bring a yoga mat and a tension strap (neckties or bathrobe sashes work nicely).

Portrait Drawing & Painting
from Life

6 Tuesdays, Sept. 11 - Oct. 16

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Members: $37, Non-Members: $42

Instructor: Lara Rice

Learn to create what you see, not what you know is there. In this class, Lara  teaches concepts and techniques of portrait painting with an emphasis on proportion and color. Using a live model and mirrors, she will help you  translate what you see to your artwork.

Adult Classes

Community Arts Center

of Cambria County

“To be an artist is to believe in life.”   Henry Moore

Explore our catalog of dynamic classes, workshops, and sessions,
​designed for adults of all ages.

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

Basic Photography

6 Tuesdays, Sept. 11 - Oct. 16

 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Members: $37, Non-Members: $42

Instructor: Charles Rametta

Have a digital SLR camera, but need help using it? Charley will help you get to know your camera's features and explain settings and techniques. The class provides both lecture & hands-on opportunities. You must have a digital SLR camera for this class. Please bring your camera & manual to class.

Stained Glass II

6 Mondays, Sept. 10 - Oct. 15

 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Members: $42, Non-Members: $47

Instructor: Jean Thompson; Limit 10

Intermediate students will advance to more intricate work and will accurately cut, foil, and consistently produce a beaded solder line. Students will provide glass and materials (solder, flux, foil, patina, etc) for their project. Instructions will be given to produce a lantern or students may bring their own project.

Decorative Painting:
Octogon Lazy Susan

6 Tuesdays, Sept. 11 - Oct. 16

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Members: $40, Non-Members: $43

Instructor: Sande Staib

Create a fabulous four season

"Octo Lazy Susan" using watercolor, oil, mosaic, and etching techniques.

Four seasons will be represented by a pumpkin, sunflower, frog and Santa. Join this class to create beautiful decor for your home .

Materials fee: $22, payable to CAC.

Landscape Acrylic Painting

6 Thursdays, Sept. 13 - Oct. 18

 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Members: $37, Non-Members: $42

Instructor: Dennis Mosso; Limit 10

Dennis will help you use the concepts of foreground, middle ground, and background to make your painting realistic and interesting. Using the grid method, you will learn to draw trees, mountains, buildings and more. Photo references will be provided or you can bring pictures you've taken.

 Charcoal Portraits

5 Tuesdays, Sept. 18 - Oct. 16

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Members: $40, Non-Members: $45

Instructor: Duane Webb

Take a step-by-step journey into the process of charcoal portraits. Lessons cover basic fundamentals of a well-rendered portrait. The concepts of composition, perspective, mechanics, are covered and so much more! Gain skills to take your artwork to the next level! Course is for all levels: beginner to advanced.