For The Sake Of Art (FTSOA) is an outreach ministry that teaches art to individuals of all ages. Classes cover a wide variety of styles (including drawing, painting, crafts and sculpturing) as well as  mediums (acrylics, oils, charcoal, pastels, pencil, ink, etc.).

  All classes are FREE to attend, and all skill levels are welcome.



 Classes for Children

  For grades 1-8. Held every Monday* afternoon between 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. through the months of September to May. These classes are great for kids with an interest in art.





  Classes for Teens & Adults

  For high school students and adults, these classes are held the First Saturday* of the month between 10 a.m. and Noon during the months of October through May. Have an interest in art or want to improve your skills? These classes are a great opportunity for all experience levels.






  FTSOA Summer Art Camp

 Our annual FTSOA Summer Art Camp is a fun-filled four days of hands on art instruction with an emphasis on a particular theme and/or artist. 



The theme for this year’s Art Camp will be still life and underwater subjects. The Art Camp is being held Monday June 24th to Thursday June 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon, and is open to all children grades 1st through 8th. Snacks and refreshments will be provided for attendees.

  There is no cost for kids to attend, however pre-registration is required. Please contact the church office during normal office hours for more information or to register your kids.

 For The Sake Of Art (FTSOA) Student Art Show

  The FTSOA Student Art Show features art work done by both the children and adult students. This free event is a great opportunity to see what the students do in our classes.

  This year’s event will be held on Sunday, April 28th, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room of the Zion campus.




  For The Sake Of Art (FTSOA) Art & Wine Show

   The FTSOA Art & Wine Show is our annual fund-raiser to help fund the free classes that we provide.




 The show features the art done by both the children and adult students, as well as works by professional artists from around the greater Stockton and Central Valley areas.



We also feature local musicians, have raffle prizes and wine tastings by Lodi-area wineries.

 This year’s Art & Wine Show will be held on September 21st, 2019 in Morada, California, and ticket for the event are $30.00 each (Parents of child-students pay $15.00), and all proceeds go toward the art program.

 For more information about any of the FTSOA classes or events, please contact the Church Office at (209) 477-0259 or Christopher De Roos at (209) 915-3208, or follow the link to the event’s page at You can also send inquiries by e-mail to:

 *All classes follow the Lincoln Unified School District  schedule, and classes will not be held on school break days,  holidays or holiday weekends.