Explore the arts in a whole new way with an art experience with no art experience required. Decoupage Dragonfly Arty Party will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, August 20 at the Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main St.

Participants will paint a pastel-inspired acrylic background, apply pre-printed dragonfly and butterfly cutouts and additional embellishments on a 12”x12” gallery-wrapped canvas. Step-by-step instructions and all supplies included. The project will be led by local artist Brenda Beck Fisher

Tickets are $25 per person. Registration and payment are required for attendance. To purchase tickets, contact the Hannibal Arts Council at 573-221-6545, stop by 105 S. Main St., email reservations@hannibalarts.com or visit hannibalarts.com/programs/arty-party.

If you'd like to take part in a Hannibal Arts Council Arty Party and coming up with the registration fee is a problem, there are scholarships available.

Arty Party programs are open to those 13 and up and are designed for those simply looking to have a good time with good company while creating art. Come with your friends or come make new friends. Participants are welcome to bring snacks and beverages (optional). HAC provides all project supplies, a project leader, plates, cups and napkins.

For more information on this and other Hannibal Arts Council programs, call 573-221-6545, stop by 105 S. Main St. or visit their website hannibalarts.com.

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