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BEST PLACE TO PLEASE THE HEART AND MIND

Visual Arts Center

Whether admiring it or creating it, art soothes the soul and excites the cerebral. For more than 55 years, the VAC has been championing the arts, offering exhibitions, educational programs and instruction for art lovers, neophytes and accomplished artists who simply need to brush up (pun intended). A realm of classes let you dabble and dazzle, tapping into a new medium or perfecting an old. Award-winning instructors teach to your level. VAC offers weekly portrait, life drawing studios and plein air sessions, fine crafts classes in pottery, stained glass and jewelry-making, as well as– computer art and photography class in the Art Tech Lab. Check out the website for a complete schedule, special courses and summer art workshops and camps for kids. You’ll find your fit for heart, mind and soul. 941-639-8810; www.visualartcenter.org.

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