Kids Classes

General Information

Gallery Scavenger Hunt

While you are here, do our Gallery Scavenger Hunt!

Giving kids an appreciation for art encourages exploration, self expression, logical thinking, self-esteem, imagination, and creativity. We’ve made up a fun little scavenger hunt for your family to do together at the Art Center! Just stop by the front desk anytime for the scavenger hunt. 


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

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.

Summer Art Camp

Upcoming Workshops

Friday Night Art Hop

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

Craft, Story, & Snack

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

5/20: A Garden Party
Celery, you're not going to want to-mato the GARDEN PARTY happening at Art Hop on Friday night May 20th.  We will be making our very own greenhouses out of a pretty familiar item, here at Art Hop.  Then, after learning a few secrets about the GARDEN in our story, we will be ready to grow our own GARDEN by planting seeds in our newly made greenhouses.  And, of course, this PARTY will have some delicious snacks to make.  Peeeese, make your reservations early so we corn have enough supplies for everyone.

Grades 3 - 6

Clay Class: A Dozen Monsters with Jessi Tucci

Thursday, May 26 from 4:30-6pm / Grades 3-6

$25 Art Center Member or $35 Non-Member

Make a dozen tiny egg size ceramic creatures. Mold and paint.

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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