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Class sizes are limited and designed for participants 14-years and older unless otherwise stated. By registering early, you not only secure your place in the class, but you help ensure local arts programming through the Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center.

Payment is required to hold a place in class.

Partial refunds may be available if the participant requests a cancellation prior to the day of the class.

No refunds will be issued after the start of the class.

In the event of low registration, the VCAC reserves the right to cancel a class - full refund offered.

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Download 2019 Summer Class Schedule

Painting with Ruthie

Mondays, June 10th and 17th

(Two sessions to complete your painting)

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Learn how to paint a sweet bouquet of hydrangeas with our instructor, Ruth Dorrance. She will lead you through the steps to create your very own beautiful acrylic painting in our new Art Center at:

105 S Main St, Vicksburg, MI

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Painting with Ruthie - Member
$35.00
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Painting with Ruthie - Non-Member
$40.00
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Quilting: Beginning Project

with Quilting Instructor, Kirk Bergland

Saturday, June 22nd, 10:00am - 11:30am

and Saturday, June 29th, 10:00am - 1:00pm

(Two sessions, plan to attend both)


Learn basic quilting techniques as you make a table-sized quilt top. Accomplished quilter and instructor, Kirk Bergland, will lead you through the steps of designing, choosing fabrics, cutting, and piecing the “Disappearing Nine Patch” pattern.

(Quilt finishing ideas and techniques will be taught in a separate class on July 20)

Prerequisite: Basic sewing skills (call if uncertain).

Bring your own sewing machine and supplies.

Bring a sack lunch if you would like.

Limited to 10 participants.

Register by Wednesday, June 19th.

Location: Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center

105 S Main St

Vicksburg, MI


Quilting: Beginning Project - Member
$30.00
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Quilting: Beginning Project - Non-Member
$35.00
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Arts in the Burg - Art Camp for Kids - Vicksburg, MI

Unleash your child's creativity!

Arts in the Burg is a unique week-long summer day camp.

This year we will offer Teen Arts Day Camp for Ages 13-19 yrs old

and Junior Arts Day Camp for Ages 8-12 yrs old.

We look forward to seeing you

Enjoy our video from previous seasons.

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Teen Arts Day Camp

Teen Arts Day Camp

June 24 - June 28, 10am-4pm

Immersive arts experience in four different areas, designed by teens for teens.

Ages: 13 - 19 yrs old

Vicksburg Community Center

101 S Main Street

Vicksburg, MI

For more information, email [email protected]

or call (269)200-2223

Teen Arts Day Camp
$140.00
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Junior Arts Day Camp

July 8 - July 12, 10am-4pm

Immersive arts with an emphasis on fun!

Ages: 8-12 yrs old

Vicksburg Community Center

101 S Main Street

Vicksburg, MI

For more information, email [email protected]

or call (269)200-2223

Junior Arts Day Camp
$130.00
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Junior Arts Day Camp

The Art of Memoir

with Author & Instructor Leeanne Seaver, MA

Thursdays, July 18th, August 22nd, September 26th, October 24th, November 14th

10:30am - 12:00noon

Writers Reception wraps the last class

(family and friends invited)

December 12th,  6:30pm - 8:00pm

(Six-sessions, plan to attend all)

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Putting one's life story down on paper is both courageous and cathartic. So how do you get from "I'm going to do that someday" to that day? This six-part workshop will show you how. Bring the draft you've already got, or come ready to start. Published author and ghostwriter, Leeanne Seaver will cover technique, content organization, literary devices, and story construction. You'll be expected to write between sessions and drafts may be workshopped as a group. We will read selections from our work in the final class.

Register by Friday, July 12th.

Location: Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center

105 S Main St

Vicksburg, MI


The Art of Memoir - Member
$195.00
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The Art of Memoir - Non-Member
$225.00
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Quilt Finishing: Ideas and Techniques

with Quilting Instructor, Kirk Bergland

Saturday, July 20th, 10:00am - 11:30am

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Kirk will present ideas and techniques for quilt project finishing. Whether you’ve just pieced your first quilt top or you have one waiting for the right inspiration, Kirk will guide you through the finishing process:

choosing the right materials

sashing and binding

layering and basting

quilting methods

Don’t let those UFOs sit in a basket any longer!

Prerequisite: Basic sewing skills (call if uncertain).

Bring your own sewing machine and supplies.

Bring a sack lunch if you would like.

Limited to 10 participants.

Register by Thursday, July 18th.

Location: Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center

105 S Main St

Vicksburg, MI


Quilting Finishing: Ideas and Techniques - Member
$15.00
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Quilting Finishing: Ideas and Techniques - Non-Member
$20.00
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Introduction to Felting: Painting with Wool

with Fiber Artist, Holly Jensen

Saturday, July 20th, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

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Whether your tastes lean toward flowers, landscapes, or even plaid, you will design and create a one-of-a-kind felted fiber painting. Working with wool and other fibers, wet and needle felting techniques will be taught.

Prerequisite: No experience necessary.

All materials provided.

Limited to 10 participants.

Register by Thursday, July 18th.

Location: Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center

105 S Main St

Vicksburg MI

Intro to Felting: Painting with Wool - Member
$40.00
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Intro to Felting: Painting with Wool - Non-Member
$45.00
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Handmade Pottery: Buttons & Beads

with Potter, Lisa Beams

Monday, August 26th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

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Under the guidance of studio potter Lisa Beams, participants will use stoneware clay to make a set of buttons or a pendant and beads for a necklace. Work will be decorated with underglazes during class and fired later in Lisa’s studio. 

Prerequisite: No experience necessary.

All materials provided.

Register by Saturday, August 24th.

Location: Vicksburg Cultural Arts Center

105 S Main St

Vicksburg, MI


Handmade Pottery: Buttons & Beads - Member
$30.00
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Handmade Pottery: Buttons & Beads - Non-Member
$35.00
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