Classes for Aspiring Artists

We can't wait to create with your little Picasso!

Check out our schedule below for our latest classes!

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Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Your space isn't confirmed until you have completed our online registration through RegFox. It's easy, just follow the link below the class you want.

The Art Center supplies all art materials for each class unless the instructor asks for something special for a specific class.

If you need to cancel your child's registration, please give us 48 hours notice in case we have a waiting list! You will be able to receive a full refund if we're notified in advance. If you need to cancel within 48 hours of the class date, you’ll receive an internal credit to use towards another class. By canceling within 24 hours of a class or not showing up, you will not get a refund or credit. Thank you for understanding.

Weather Policy

We follow the lead with the Burlington Community School District for cancellations. Please be sure to keep an eye on BCSD notifications regarding school status if we're experiencing questionable weather. If you have questions, please give us a call at 319.754.8069.

BCSD Late start = no morning class
BCSD Early out = no afternoon classes
BCSD No school = no classes at all

Friday Night Art Hop

Art project, Snack, & Story

1st & 3rd Friday of every month from 6-7:30PM
Ages 3 & up, but must be potty trained.
$10 per child

Pre-Registration required at least 24 hours in advance, call 319.754.8069.

August 16th

Attention Art Hoppers:  Friday, August 16th is our final episode with Ludwig & our 3D books.  And this time, we are going back in time to DINOSAUR TIME.  We will be hatching our own 3D dinosaur eggs, flying 3D pterodactyls, and creating the tastiest 3D stegosaurus.  It's a "time"you don't want to miss!
3D view glasses will be provided for all Art Hoppers. 



Preschool Art School

Ages 2-5 yrs old 
Thurs | 10-11am
3 classes for $15M/$25NM
Paint, glue, cut, and get messy! Parent or guardian must stay to help the little picasso get creative!

September 12 - 26 | Fall Fun

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October 10- 24 | Monster Mash

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November 7 - 21 | Thankful Thursdays

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December 5-19 | Merry Christmas Crafts

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Saturday Workshops

Paint by Yoga with Rachel
Sat, August 24 | 10-11:30am
Grades 6-12

Turn your mat into a canvas! Use your body as a paintbrush. Mats will be covered and protected with paper, you’ll add the paint, then we’ll lay a protective barrier on top. Rachel from Mother Moon Yoga will guide you through a yoga flow where you will move your paint with your body. By the end of class you will have created a personal piece of art to take home!

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Building Imagination with Karla Mundt
Sat, September 14 | 1:30-3:30pm
Grades 1-6

Using little boxes, wood scraps, found objects and paint students will construct their own make believe house or building inspired by architecture. 

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Meditation & Art for Kids: Sensory Collaging with Rachel
Saturday, Sept 21 | 10am-12pm
Grades 6-12

This class will lead children through a sensory experience using touch and sound. Various art materials will be used to create a 3-dimensional take-home collage with stimulation similar to “ASMR” or Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response. Rachel from Mother Moon Yoga will lead students through chair yoga and different forms of meditation to help spark creativity and enhance relaxation.

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After School Art Classes


Spooky Halloween Clay Fun with Jessi Tucci
Mondays, September 9 + 16 | 4:30-5:30pm
Grades 3-6
$20 Art Center Members or $30 Non-Members

Students will create a spooooky Halloween plate by rolling a slab, cutting out a mold, and tracing a Halloween image into the surface. Color will be added during the second class.

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Exploring Mixed Media with Karla Mundt
Mondays, September 23 - October 28 | 4:30-5:30pm
Grades K-3
$30 Art Center Members or $40 Non-Members

Explore your ideas through clay, paint, printing and sculpture in creative and fun ways! Possibilities are endless!

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Abstract Tiles with Jessi Tucci
Monday, October 21 | 4:30-5:30pm
Grades 3-6
$15 Art Center Members or $25 Non-Members

Students will roll out a slab of clay and use stamps to make abstract images on the surface.  They can add color to it and once the clay dries a little, they will cut out four squares or circles that can be hung on the wall in their room!

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Haunted Halloween Family Canvas with Tammy Bellrichard
Frightening Friday, October 25 | 6:30-8pm
Scary Saturday, October 26 | 10-11:30am
All Ages
$20 per family

Bring your whole family to the Art Center to create a hauntingly fun family portrait.  Each family will receive a 16x20 canvas. From there, each family member will add their own personal imprint and some ghostly embellishments. No tricks here;  just a family fun treat.

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Clay Holiday Ornaments with Jessi Tucci
Monday, November 11 | 4:30-5:30pm
Grades 3-6
$15 Art Center Members or $25 Non-Members

Students will roll a slab and cut out holiday/winter themed shapes, they'll poke holes for string and paint the ornaments.

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