LAPEER — Many people find a kind of meditative healing while drawing, and a new class at the Center for the Arts of Greater Lapeer is all about that zen.

Intuitive Doodling will be taught from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 30 by Linda Jackman at Gallery 194. The class invites participants to explore the meditative qualities of doodling and will be guided in the use of repetitive patterns and varying line weights to elevate their drawings to the next level. Cost for this class is $25 per person.

Intuitive Doodling provides participants with everything they need to do this class. All participants must register in advance. Tickets can be purchased at the box office in Gallery 194, by calling 810- 664-4824 or by visiting

Gallery 194 is open from noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and is located at 194 W. Nepessing Street downtown.