Ashland University Sets Art Saturday Session for Feb. 20

Ashland University Sets Art Saturday Session for Feb. 20

1/6/16 ASHLAND, Ohio – Ashland University’s Coburn Gallery and Art Club will hold an “Art Saturday” class, an educational and creative experience for children and teens ages 10 to 17, on Feb. 20 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Room 346 of the Center for the Arts on the Ashland University campus.

The class, titled “Design It Yourself - Skateboard Deck,” is specifically designed for tweens ages 10 to 13 and teens ages 14 to 17. 

Young artists will be led through the design process, transfer their images onto the skateboard deck and then paint and finish the design in one class setting. A blank skateboard deck will be provided to each student and is included in the cost of the course. Following the class, the designed skateboard can be used as a skateboard or as a shelf.

Registration and $35 fee per child is required prior to each Art Saturdays activity. All supplies are included and class sizes are limited. For more information or to register for classes, contact the Coburn Art Gallery at 419.289.5652 or

Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2016, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University ( values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.                            ###