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All supplies are included in $45 registration fee.
Painting classes July 12, July 19
No special skills required
Leah Jackson

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Pick Up Your Brush painting class on two Thursdays in July.

 In these classes, participants will learn the art of painting using step-by-step instructions to create a masterpiece. No special or prior skills are required. Students will take home a completed painting at the end of every class. Children ages 7 – 12 years old are allowed to enroll, but a parent must accompany the child the entire class. The parent does not have to enroll unless they participate. Each date is a separate session. All supplies included. 

Dates and subjects are 6-9 p.m. Thursday, July 12 with students painting crawfish and 6-9 p.m. Thursday, July 19 with students painting personalized street lamp landscapes.

Sessions are $45 each. Classes will take place at the second floor of South Hall with Shanna Dees Gaspard as instructor.

For more information on our Non-Credit programs, go to or call (800) 376-2422 or (318) 357-6355. To register for classes, go to

To learn more about NSU’s on-line non-credit courses visit &