Classes for Aspiring Artists

We can't wait to create with your little Picasso!

Check out our schedule below for our latest classes!


 
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Registration

We'd love to have you all, but space is limited...so 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 EventBee. 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, please give us 48 hours notice in case we have a waiting list! You will be able to receive a full refund if we're notified in advance. If you need to cancel within 48 hours of the class date, you’ll receive an internal credit to use towards another class. No shows will not be given a refund or credit!

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



Friday Night Art Hop

Art project, Snack, & Story

1st & 3rd Friday of every month from 6-7:30PM
Ages 3 & up, but must be potty trained.
$10 per child

Pre-Registration required at least 24 hours in advance, call 319.754.8069.

Sept 21 |  Silly Scarecrows

Oct 5 |  Doodle Days - Each student will receive their own doodle pad and doodle their way into a story  (Dog Loves Drawing)

Oct 19   | Sweets for the Sweet on Sweetest Day  (Tweet Hearts)

Nov 2   |  International Percussion Month Celebrated by making the 1st ever Art Center Marching Band (Boom! Bah!)

Nov 16 | Crazy Cornucopia Creations  (Thanksgiving Day)

 

No School Art Camp

9am-12pm (art project) | 12pm (sack lunch) | 12:30pm-2pm (movie) | 2pm-5pm (art project)
9am-5pm for $40M/$50NM OR Morning or Afternoon for $20M/$30NM
In person or over phone registration only: 319.754.8069. Sign up early!

Oct 15 | Hotel Transylvania

Oct 16 | Hotel Transylvania II

Nov 19 | Spirit

Nov 20 | Pocahontas

 


 

Saturday Workshops

Haunted House with Karla Mundt
Sat, Oct 20 | 1:30-3pm
$10/person
Ghosts & Goblins will be used to transform a simple cardboard house into something spooktacular!

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PreSchool Art School with Tammy Bellrichard

Ages 2-5 yrs old | Thursdays | 10-11am
3 classes for $15M/$25NM
Parent or guardian must stay to help the little picasso get creative!

9/20-10/4 Fall Fun (Please note the start date of 9/20 is a correction from the printed brochure!)

Fall fun is full.


10/11-10/25 Spooky Spectacular

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11/1-11/15 Thankful Thursdays

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11/29-12/13 Merry Magic

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After School Art Classes

 

September

Animal Plates | Kids Pottery with Jessi Tucci
Gr. 3-5 | Max. 8 students per class
Thurs, 9/13 & 9/20 | 4:30-5:30pm
2 classes for $20M/$30NM
Roll out slabs & press into plate molds. Trace an animal into the surface of the plate. Session two, boldly trace your animal image, smooth out any rough edges & paint the surface with underglaze.

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ATTN Animal Lovers with Karla Mundt
Gr. K-3 
Mon, 9/17 - 10/22  |  5:30-6:30pm
6 classes for $30M/$40NM
Make clay critters, paintings & sculptures of our favorite crawling, flying, jumping, & swimming animal friends.

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Kids Fall Drawing with Heidi Merrick
Gr. 3-6
Wed, 9/19 -10/24 |  4:30-5:30pm
6 classes for $30M/$40NM
Learn how to improve drawing skills using fun, in class activities with lead pencil, colored pencils, & pens.

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Art in the Age of Instagram with Magon VanZee
Gr. K-3
Thurs, 9/27 -10/25 |  4:30-5:30pm
5 classes for $25M/$35NM
Using photos of our world to re-create unique pieces using a variety of mediums for FRAME-WORTHY art!

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Slab Mugs | Kids Pottery with Jessi Tucci
Gr. 3-5 | Max. 8 students per class
Thurs, 9/27 & 10/4 | 4:30-5:30pm
2 classes for $20M/$30NM
Roll out slabs & build a mug with slip & score method. Add patterns and/or decorations. Session two, glaze.

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Avengers Assemble with Bethany Luttenegger
Gr. 3-6
Thurs, 9/27 – 11/1 |  5:30-6:30pm
6 classes for $30M/$40NM
From Thor’s Mighty Hammer, Mjolnir, and Captain America’s Shield to baby Groot, enter the world of Avengers!

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October

Coil Pots | Kids Pottery with Jessi Tucci
Gr. 3-5 | Max. 8 students per class
Thurs, 10/11 | 4:30-5:30pm
1 class for $15M/$25NM
Roll clay into snakes (coils) & construct pot with slip & score method. Student will choose the color for instructor to use to glaze piece. Not food safe.

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Painting the Town with Karla Mundt
Gr. 1-5
Tues, 10/16 - 11/6  |  5:30-6:30PM
4 classes for $20M/$30NM
Snake Alley, Great River Bridge, Hawkeye Cabin: just some of our local scenery begging to be painted using photos as references.

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Wind Chimes | Kids Pottery with Jessi Tucci
Gr. 3-5 | Max. 8 students per class
Thurs, 10/18 & 10/25 | 4:30-5:30pm
2 classes for $20M/$30NM
Roll out slabs, cut out shapes, & paint them colors. Session two, complete wind chime with yarn.

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November

Pebble Bowl | Kids Pottery with Jessi Tucci
Gr. 3-5 | Max. 8 students per class
Thurs, 11/1 | 4:30-5:30pm
1 class for $15M/$25NM
Roll out clay into flat, round pebble shapes. Line the walls of a bowl mold & smooth out the inside. Student will choose the color for instructor to use to glaze piece. Not food safe.

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Express yourself! with Karla Mundt
Gr. K-3
Mon, 11/5 - 12/10  |  5:30-6:30pm
6 classes for $30M/$40NM
Explore clay, paint, pastels, printmaking & sculpture on their own terms. Dress for mess!

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Kids Watercolor Painting with Heidi Merrick
Gr. 4-6
Wed, 11/7 - 12/12 (NO CLASS 11/21)  |  4:30-5:45pm
5 classes for $30M/$40NM
Learn the basics of watercolor painting and how to express their creativity through various classroom activities.

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Bah Humbug! with Karla Mundt
Gr. 1-5
Tues, 11/20 - 12/11  |  5:30-6:30pm
4 classes for $20M/$30NM
Colorful, cheerful holiday projects to help keep the Grinchies away! Suitable for gifting, too!

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Christmas Ornaments | Kids Pottery with Jessi Tucci
Gr. 3-5 | Max. 8 students per class
Thurs, 11/29 | 4:30-5:30pm
1 class for $15M/$25NM
Roll out clay into slabs & cut out shapes with cutters or free hand. Smooth out edges & poke holes for strings. Use underglaze to paint them. Expect to make 5-10 ornaments.

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