This 6-week, hands-on class explores the history and techniques of creating abstract art. Artist Deonna Belcher will guide you through the principles of composition, color, shape, movement, and texture. You will experiment with a variety of paint and materials and conclude with a 20 x 20 colorful canvas creation. The cost is $190 for non-members, $160 for members, and includes all materials. The class will meet Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm, starting on January 16. To register, call (478) 238-6051 or you can pay online at http://www.the567center.org/art-classes/.