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.

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.


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