Kids Classes

General Information

Scholarships Available!

We believe that every child should have the opportunity to explore their love of art, regardless of financial means. If your family needs help paying for an art class, please let us know when you sign up.


We'd love to have you all, but space is sign up today!

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, let us know at least 48 hours before the actual class dayte and you'll be refunded the full amount. Class fees are non-refundable for cancellations less than 48 hours before the class date. 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

Call for Youth Artists

Coming July 2023 - A wonderful opportunity for any artist ages 5-12 to display their artwork in our Mini Gallery. Artist reception on Sunday, July 9 from 1-3pm.

Summer Art Camp

See our summer art camp schedule + register today!

Friday Night Art Hop

1st & 3rd Fridays from 6 - 7:30pm
Ages 3+ (must be potty trained)

Craft, Story, & Snack $10 per child

Must call us at 319.754.8069 to sign your kiddo up in advance!

June 2 // 6-7:30pm

Attention Art Hoppers: It's time to KICK-OFF summer! And we at the Art Center would LOVE to KICK-IT with YOU!!! We are going to create a painting similar to a famous American artist, make a palette snack and read a LOVELY art story. We would LOVE to have you join us Friday, June 2nd from 6 - 7:30 pm

Upcoming Workshops

Grades K-3

Grades 1-6

Beginners Painting Class w/ Calli Recker

Saturdays May 6th-27th // 1-2:30pm

Grades 2-5

$30 Art Center Member or $40 Non-Member 

Description: Work on developing skills as a painter! Every week we will focus on different aspects of painting scenes and objects!

Grades 3-6

Preschool Classes

Preschool Art School

Thursdays from 10am - 11am

Ages 2-5

Parent or guardian must stay to help the little picasso get creative!
$15 Art Center Member or $25 Non-Members (for each 3 class session)


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Sunday + Monday: Closed
Tues - Thurs: 10am - 6pm
Friday/Saturday: 10am - 4pm

301 Jefferson Street
Burlington, Iowa 52601

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