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.

Adult Classes

Explore painting, drawing, ceramics, fiber art, yoga – and more. Classes are open to students 14+ unless otherwise noted.

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.

Kids Classes

Support your child’s innate creativity with classes and workshops for children ages 18 months to 8th grade.

Art Camps

When school is OUT, art is IN. Join us for full- and half-day art camps during school breaks and all summer long.


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


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


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

Join us for a hands-on arts learning experience for students in grades K-12.