Local artist Carl Gombert is the featured artist of an upcoming free art exhibit at Pellissippi State Community College.
Gombert will exhibit hand-stamped works that explore the complexity and pattern of dark and light, and positive and negative space, within the context of radial structures, mandalas and other patterns.
Explore the free exhibit in the Bagwell Center for Media and Art Gallery, 10915 Hardin Valley Road. Gallery hours are 10 a.m-6:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
A reception to meet the artist is from 3-5 p.m., August 28.
The Gombert exhibit is part of The Arts at Pellissippi State, an annual arts series that includes music and theatre performances, cultural celebrations, lectures and fine arts exhibits. For more information about The Arts at Pellissippi State, visit www.pstcc.edu/arts.
To request accommodations for a disability for this exhibit, contact the executive director of Equity and Compliance at 865-539-7401 or email@example.com.
Learn how to fly a drone at a new lifelong learning class at Pellissippi State Community College.
“Drone Flight Skills” will be from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 23 at Pellissippi State’s Hardin Valley Campus, 10915 Hardin Valley Road. The non-credit course costs $159.
The course is for unmanned aerial vehicle pilots who wish to improve flight skills and understand licensing requirements. Class attendees will practice drone flight maneuvers as well as tips on all-weather handling and waypoint navigation. Additionally, attendees will learn airspace rules and regulations, privacy restrictions and safety and emergency procedures. Drones will be available to students, but those who own their own may bring it.
The class instructor is Cole Hood, co-owner of Falcon Aerial Engineering and Inspections in Maryville.
For more information about lifelong learning at Pellissippi State, visit www.pstcc.edu/bcs or call 865-539-7167. To request accommodations for a disability for this class, contact the executive director of Equity and Compliance at 865-539-7401 or firstname.lastname@example.org.