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The Wayne County Art Center is located in the heart of downtown Jesup, Georgia, and it is our pleasure and passion to promote the arts to Wayne County and the surrounding area through visual arts, drama, music, writing, classes, exhibitions, events, and festivals.

 

The WCAC is a mix of the talents and interests of our membership. We strive to support a variety of opportunities for individual growth and to nurture a sense of community.

Classes

We offer a wide variety of classes for artists with many interests and levels of experience. Check weekly for new activities and events.

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Art S'Cool

Art lessons cover various topics and different mediums in a creative and supportive environment. Join in the fun! For youth ages 6-12.


Thursdays 4:30-5:30 pm
Instructor: Loretta Whitson
Payment is due at the beginning of each month

 

$50.00 per month

$15.00 for one class

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Art S'Cool for Homeschoolers

Art lessons cover various topics and different mediums in a creative and supportive environment. Join in the fun! For youth ages 6-12.


Thursdays 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Loretta Whitson
Payment is due at the beginning of each month

 

$50.00 per month

$15.00 for one class

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Brush and Brunch

All art supplies are included! Paint in a supportive environment with the opportunity to explore your creativity. Bring your own breakfast or snack and a beverage.

Leader: Nancy Lancy

1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month

$20.00

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Open Studio

Bring a project to work on. Enjoy the company of artists while you create or discuss your work. 

Large open studio spaces.

Tables and easels available.

Members - Free  |  Non-members - $3. donation

$3.00

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Pumpkin Fall Wreath

Create a beautiful fall wreath with expert instruction and all materials included. 

Instructor: Gayle Franklin

Tuesday, November 7  |10:30-12:30 pm

$20.00

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Macrame

Learn basic knot-tying techniques to make a macrame project.  All materials and instructions are included. And enjoy the company of artists and craftspersons.

 

Instructor: Jamie Moody

Saturday, Nov. 12   |  6::00-8:00 pm

Saturday, Nov. 19  |  6::00-8:00 pm

$35.00

Nov. 12

Nov. 19

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Paint and Sip

MEOWLOWEEN- Enjoy an evening of fun and creativity. Paint your own masterpiece with step-by-step instructions. All of your materials and first "sip" are included. BYOB for additional sips.

 

Instructor: Rachel Illingsworth

Friday, October 28   |  7:00-9:00 pm

$35.00

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Ornament Serving Dish

Paint a bisqueware ornament serving dish. Includes piece, glaze and firing.

Instructor: Becky Floyd

Tuesday, Nov. 8  | 6:00 pm

$40.00

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Woodburning

Learn the basics of wood burning. All supplies are included. You will have the opportunity to purchase the wood burning tool if you want.

Instructor: Courtney Geck

Check back for next class date  | 5:30 pm -  until

$35

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Vision Board

Come create your vision board of your goals for the coming year or lifetime. Refreshments will be available along with all the supplies you need to create. Bring your friends/family and see who reaches their goals first!

 

Instructor: Vickie Davis

Wednesday, January 4  |  6:30-8:30 pm

$15.00

Events

We support and host fun and creative community events such as the Dogwood Festival, Concerts, Art Shows, Craft Sales, Open Mic Nights and more.

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Mistletoe Market

We will have a booth at the Wayne County Farmers Market featuring arts and crafts, jewelry, home and garden items, books and goodies.

First Saturday in December  |  8:00 am - 3:00 pm

 

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Dogwood Festival

This annual event features displays and booths selling art and craft items such as quilts, paintings, dolls, woodworking, clothing, leather goods and more.

 

Delicious food,  plenty of entertainment and a big turnout are always part of this spring celebration.

Last Saturday in March  |  10:00 am - 5:00 pm