At the Art Center of the Bluegrass, art is a verb! Get creative with classes, workshops, and lectures for children and adults. And be sure to talk to your child’s teacher about our free field trip program! Need-based scholarships are available for many classes. Contact Niki Kinkade ( to request a scholarship application.


Find resources for homeschool families, including classes, programs, and field trips.

Starry Night Studio

This isn’t your ordinary painting class – it’s a social painting experience! Depending on the painting, these classes are appropriate for children and adults.

Arts Appreciation

Everyone can enjoy looking at a painting or listening to a piece of music, but the more you know, the more your enjoyment grows.

Art Camps

We’re planning a fun-filled summer of online and take-home arts programming for kids.


See our full calendar of upcoming classes, workshops, and special events.


Need-based scholarships for children and adults are available for many programs.

Field Trips

A robust virtual field trip curriculum accompanies our winter show. Find out how to register your students.


The basement of the Art Center is home to a large ceramics studio. Find out how to make the most of it.

Kids Classes

Support your child’s innate creativity with art classes and workshops.

Adult Classes

Enjoy a range of art classes, workshops, and arts appreciation programs.