Animal painting course scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — Gail Talmadge will teach how to paint an animal from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, in the grand gallery of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30.

Participants should send a JPG photo of a dog, cat, horse or other animal. It will be presketched on a 16-by-20-inch canvas ready to paint. The prepaid cost of $45 includes covers a presketched customized canvas, all supplies and step-by-step instructions.

To allow adequate time to sketch the animal, submit the photo and PayPal payment to no later than Thursday–the sooner the better. For questions, call Talmadge at (518) 752-8712.

Seating is limited, and reservations are required. For more information, visit or call (518) 661-9932.