Ever thought you had the artistic flair but have never pursued it? Now is the time and artist Richard McKey is here to help. Fondren Art Gallery will offer classes in October and November designed to teach the basics to budding talents. The sessions are taught by McKey at his North State Street studio and include instruction on drawing and painting. Tuition is $250 including all supplies and classes are for adults only. The dates are October 13, 20, 27 and November 10 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm.

Fondren Art Gallery is located at 3030 North State Street and the studio is at 3242 North State Street. Contact Cindy to register at 601-624-4334 or email Fondrenartgallery@gmail.com.