Make & Take a Gourd Santa with Holly Coia

  • 15 Dec 2022
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • 405 Blaize Ave, Bay St. Louis MS
  • 13



In this class students will learn how to use acrylic paints to create shadow, facial features, and paint fine lines. Students will paint on dried gourds to create a cute gourd Santa approximately 8-10" tall.
$25 materials fee payable to instructor.
$50 class fee per student for non-members.
$45 class fee per student for members of Hancock Arts.

Your instructor, Holly Coia, studied illustration at Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA, and Art Education at Kutztown State University of PA. Coia also earned ancillary certification to teach Gifted and Talented in Visual Arts. Her teaching experience ranges from pre-K to college level, and from the mountains of Pennsylvania to the great city of New Orleans. In addition, she designs greeting cards and has written and illustrated two children's books.

Holly Coia lives in Bay St. Louis, MS, where she makes her living as and artist and craftsperson, teaching art and piano and is a workshop facilitator for both children and adults. Learn more on her website here.


405 Blaize Avenue
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520

Mailing Address:
PO Box 3498
Bay St Louis, MS 39520

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