Visual Arts Classes

The Arts Center regularly offers ceramics classes for teens and adults, as well as two-hour social painting workshops known as Starry Night Studio. See below for information about upcoming classes.

Instruction in other visual mediums is offered in response to community interest. If you’d like to be notified when we offer a class in a particular medium, please complete our Class Interest Form.

Upcoming Classes:

Need-based scholarships are available for many classes. Contact director@communityartscenter.net or 859.236.4054 to request more information. 

Aug
6
Tue
Clay Wall Pockets
Aug 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Clay Wall Pockets

Clay Wall Pockets
Tuesdays, August 6 and 20 | 5pm to 6:30pm
$35 per person | Open to ages 8+
Instructor: Dionna Baker

Create a beautiful addition to your backyard garden with these ceramic wall ‘pockets.’ This is a great class for families to take together – you can create a group of pockets! This is a two-week workshop. You will build your pocket in Week 1 an glaze in Week 2. Note that the class sessions are not consecutive – this project requires drying time!

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Aug
20
Tue
Introduction to Wheel-Thrown Pottery (Daytime)
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Introduction to Wheel-Thrown Pottery (Daytime)

Introduction to Wheel-Thrown Pottery (Daytime)
Tuesdays, August 20 to October 1
10am to 12pm | $160 per person
Open to ages 14+
Instructor: Paul Muth

If you have ever dreamed of learning to use a potter’s wheel, this is your chance! This flexible class is appropriate for potters of all experience levels. Whether you’re a total beginner looking to explore the creative potential of clay or an experience potter interested in refining your technique, this workshop-style class provides lots of opportunity for individual instruction.

Registration fee includes 25 pounds of clay, access to glazes, and firing. Additional bags of clay (25 pounds) are available for purchase for $20. This is seven-week class. 

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Introduction to Wheel-Thrown Pottery (Evening)
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Introduction to Wheel-Thrown Pottery (Evening)

Introduction to Wheel-Thrown Pottery (Evening)
Tuesdays, August 20 to October 1
7pm to 9pm | $160 per person
Open to ages 14+
Instructor: Paul Muth

If you have ever dreamed of learning to use a potter’s wheel, this is your chance! This flexible class is appropriate for potters of all experience levels. Whether you’re a total beginner looking to explore the creative potential of clay or an experience potter interested in refining your technique, this workshop-style class provides lots of opportunity for individual instruction.

Registration fee includes 25 pounds of clay, access to glazes, and firing. Additional bags of clay (25 pounds) are available for purchase for $20. This is seven-week class. 

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Starry Night Studio: Bridge Over Lilies
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Starry Night Studio: Bridge Over Lilies

Starry Night Studio: Bridge Over Lilies
Tuesday, August 20 | 7pm to 9pm
$28 per person
Instructor: Martha Robertson

Channel your inner Monet with this impressionist painting inspired by the master. It’s the perfect way to spend a sultry summer evening. Grab a few friends and unleash your inner artist!

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