DAVIDSON – Sanctuary of Davidson Gallery and Gifts will offer several art classes in January and February to help alleviate the gray days of winter.

• Mixed Media Explosion: Work with recycled materials to create something new Mondays, Jan. 14-Feb. 18, from 4:30-5:30 p.m. for $70.

• The Art of Star Wars: Create unique pieces of art based upon the Star Wars series, Wednesdays, Jan 16-Feb. 20, from 4:30-5:30 p.m. for $70.

• Home School Wow Painting: Learn to paint scenes that depict wild animals and natural landscapes, Thursdays, Jan 17-Feb. 21, from 1-2 p.m. for $70.

• Love is in the Air: This class teaches children the skills behind painting Valentine-inspired nature art, Jan. 19 from 10 a.m.-noon for $25.

• Flying Hearts: This class for adults will focus on creating Valentine paintings, Feb. 9 from 10 a.m.-noon for $25.

• Intro to Acrylic Painting: Learn color theory, painting basics and mixing colors, Fridays, Jan. 18-22, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. for $150.

• Cocktails and Paintbrushes: Collaborate on an easy collage project, Jan. 24 from 6-9 p.m. for $40. Bring snacks and drinks.

• Cocktails and Paintbrushes I’m All Heart: Create Valentine’s cards using paper, acrylics and collage, Feb. 7 from 6-9 p.m. for $40.

• Valentine’s Day Picasso Art Night: Couples will paint Picasso-style portraits of one another, Feb. 9 from 6-9 p.m. for $60. Bring snacks and drinks.

• Folk Art Trees: Learn to use mixed media, including crackle medium, acrylics, mod podge and stamps, to create art, Feb. 11-18 from 6-9 p.m. for $85.

The gallery is located at 108 S. Main St.

Sign up for classes at www.sanctuaryofdavidson.com. For more information, contact Kristen Feighery at 704-892-0044 or kristenfeighery@gmail.com.