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McLean Project for the Arts Announces Winter Classes

Three new titles have been added to the McLean Project for the Arts’ winter class schedule. Classes start next week and registration is open.

Students can learn how to use an iPad to create traditional or abstract paintings and drawings from instructor Marise Riddell in the Drawing and Painting: the iPad as an Art Tool class, which meets from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Mondays from Jan. 26 – March 9.

Instructor Theresa Martin will be teaching students how to create their own patterned papers for collage, using a wide variety of media, in the Patterned Paper and Collage class, which meets from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Fridays from Jan. 30 – March 6. And parents can explore the light-hearted, whimsical and fun endeavor of decorating rooms for children during a half-day seminar called Designing Rooms for Children, which will be taught by Granda Bonness on Friday, Jan. 23, from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

All classes will be taught in the McLean Project for the Arts’ Susan B. DuVal Art Studio inside of the McLean Community Center at 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. For more information, visit