All of our classes are taught by community artists and are offered at competitive prices. We offer private lessons, classes and workshops. Our list of current classes and upcoming showcases are listed below.
Be sure to check back here often as classes and events are continuously added. If you are interested in teaching a class, contact us and we’ll help you get your class off the ground!
For more information on any class listed below, be sure to check the description first for instructor contact information, as they handle all class details including scheduling, pricing, and supply lists.
The Office of Cultural Affairs DOES NOT handle registration for classes.
Private Voice Lessons
June – August
Days and Hours Vary
45min lessons: $200/mon
1-hour lessons: $240/mon
Register by Email
In private singing lessons, you will get a more intensive lesson on the techniques of singing. You will learn to be a strong solo singer and performer as long as you are willing to practice!
You will learn the proper techniques of singing as well as create your own style. Student have the opportunity to work on songs that they like from several genres including pop, country, broadway and contemporary Christian.
Singing is like learning a sport, you learn one step and then move to the next. In these lessons, you’ll also learn stage presence to get a feel for what professional singing is like. Contact Cindy for lessons.
Cindy Overfield possesses a bachelor of Music Degree from Mars Hill University specializing in Music Education and Vocal Instruction. After college, Cindy worked in music business and as a singing coach in Nashville TN for many years. In addition to this she has enhanced her teaching knowledge by studying various teaching methods. She is an experienced singer/songwriter and has performed regularly both in the recording studio and with bands and feels these experiences make her a better teacher. With over 20 years of teaching and consulting experience Cindy has worked with professional vocalists from locations across both the United States and Canada, including Miss Indiana, recording artists, Kenny Chesney, Jeff Carson, and Jump 5, Pure NRG, Rick Heil of Sonic Flood and many professional singers and songwriters. In addition to private lessons, Cindy also teaches group classes that are Glee style with singing, choreography, harmonizing and stage presence.
Soap Carving Class
First Saturdays of each month, 2020
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
$5 | Call 864.716.0046 to Register
The Piedmont Wood Carvers Club is offering Soap Carving Classes for ages 5 years and up (must be accompanied by a parent or guardian). The class will be 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month at the Mauldin Cultural Center. The cost is $5 for supplies.
Interested students must pre-register and pay. To sign up, contact Gay Greer at (864) 716-0046.
Details | Gay Greer | p. 864.716.0046
Looking to try your hand at graphite, ink, acrylic, oils, pastel, or watercolor? Join one of The Art Haven’s classes. They offer classes for children (grades 1-5), teens and adults that can be customized to fit your schedule. Each class will focus on a different medium and technique based on various styles of art. The class sizes are small, with interactive instruction that provides individual attention to each student. Whether you are a novice or an advanced artist, The Art Haven will create an environment in which you can grow in your creativity and artistic pursuits. The Art Haven is a family-owned business providing experienced art classes for the Greater Greenville community since 1996. Owners Susan Wilson and daughter Michelle Hyer have a wealth of expertise and a true passion for the arts.
Get creative with The Art Haven’s pottery lessons. They offer classes for children (grades 1-5), teens and adults that can be customized to fit your schedule. The class sizes are small, with interactive instruction that provides individual attention to each student. Whether you are a novice or an advanced artist, The Art Haven will create an environment in which you can grow in your creativity and artistic pursuits. The Art Haven is a family-owned business providing experienced art classes for the Greater Greenville community since 1996. Owners Susan Wilson and daughter Michelle Hyer have a wealth of expertise and a true passion for the arts.
August 10 – 14, 2020
Mon – Fri: 10AM – 2PM
$150 | Register
5-6-7-8! Sing! Dance! Act! In this one week camp youth (grades 3rd-9th) will learn the ins and outs of being on stage! They will sing new songs, study characters and how to portray them, learn dance routines, and finally bring it all together for a Friday showcase performed for family and friends!
Taught by local music and theater director, Tim St. Clair II. Class is limited to 30 students. Students should wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing that they can move in and also bring a sack lunch for their 30 minute lunch break. Class will run Monday-Friday from 10am-2pm. Register today!
Registration: To register, please send Tim an email with your contact information, guardian name, and name of student.
The cost is $150.00. Payments can be made with a credit card, check, or money order. Credit cards can make payments through Venmo to @Tim-StClairII. Checks and money orders can be made out to Tim St. Clair II and sent to the following address:
Tim St. Clair II
c/o Office of Cultural Affairs
PO Box 249
Mauldin, SC 29662
Payments must be made in advance. Payments must be received to reserve a spot in the class. If you are sending a check or money order by mail, please email Tim that you have done so.
Tim St. Clair, II | [email protected] | p. 864.451.0590
Year round, hours vary
Taught by Brandon Dyke, the Mauldin Cultural Center hosts a wide-range of classes, including guitar ensemble, rock improvising, and music theory. You can also bring a friend or family member and take paired guitar lessons, which continue to offer more individualized attention than a larger class would, but can add extra fun and motivation as you learn along with someone else. Brandon offers both group and private lessons.
Year round, hours vary
The Piedmont Wood Carvers Club hosts a carve-in every Wednesday evening, 6 – 8 p.m. This unstructured carving session does not require a membership. They also host a monthly carve-in on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and also does not require a membership.
Throughout the year, they host workshops and special classes ranging from intaglio relief to pyrography. Stay tuned to their schedule for upcoming workshops.