Adult Art Classes

Find the artist within you! Learn techniques from local talented artists and bring home beautiful artwork. 

Register online or in person.

Location Abbreviations


  • BRRC - Burns Road Recreation Center
    4404 Burns Road
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
  • Lakeside - Lakeside Center
    10410 North Military Trail
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Adult Art Class Students 2014

Basic Jewelry Making


Design and create one-of-a-kind jewelry.With imagination and intuition, learn to hand shape wire and produce beautiful, unique fashion jewelry. All beads and wire are included. You may bring in your own stones to add to your custom design. Students are required to bring three jewelry pliers: round, flat and cutting pliers - available at local stores for approximately $5 each.
  • Age: 18+
  • Instructor: Antonio Falla
  • Location: BRRC
Code  Day   Date Time   R/NR Fee
131305-1A  Wed  Feb 7-Mar 14  6:30-8:30pm  $180/$225 
131305-2A  Wed  Apr 4-May 9  6:30-8:30pm  $180/$225 

Ceramics – All Levels Welcome


Discover the ceramic artist in you. Learn both hand building and wheel work while receiving individualized attention. Create, play and imagine in clay. Initial clay and glaze fees included. Each additional 25 lb. bag of clay and glaze is $20. 
  • Age: 12+
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Walford Campbell
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
131307-1A Thu  Jan 25-Mar 15 6:15-8:45pm $240/$300
131307-2A  Thu  Mar 29-May 17  6:15-8:45pm  $240/$300 

Painting Lessons: Oil & Acrylic

Learn to draw or paint even if you have never taken an art class. As a practicing artist, learn ways to make your drawings and paintings more accurate and more exciting! Students will work from subjects of their choice and will be encouraged to develop their own original styles to reach personal goals. Supply list available at registration.
  • Age: 18+
  • Instructor: Nancy Tilles
  • Location: BRRC
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED Tue  Nov 14-Dec 19  9:30am-12:30pm  $156/$195 
331302-3B  Tue  Nov 14-Dec 19  1-4pm  $156/$195 
331302-3C  Wed  Nov 15-Dec 20 9:30am-12:30pm  $156/$195 
131302-1B  Tue Jan 9-30 9:30am-12:30pm  $130/$163 
131302-1A  Tue  Jan 9-30 1-4pm  $130/$163 
131302-1C  Wed  Jan 10-31  9:30am-12:30pm  $130/$163 
131302-2B  Tue  Feb 6-27  9:30am-12:30pm  $130/$163 
131302-2A  Tue  Feb 6-27   1-4pm $130/$163 
131302-2D  Wed  Feb 7-28  9:30am-12:30[m  $130/$163 
131302-3B  Tue  Mar 6-27  9:30am-12:30pm  $130/$163 
131302-3A  Tue  Mar 6-27  1-4pm $130/$163 
131302-3C  Wed  Mar 7-28  9:30am-12:30pm  $130/$163 
131302-4B  Tue  Apr 3-24  9:30am-12:30pm  $130/$163 
131302-4A  Tue  Apr 3-24  1-4pm $130/$163 
131302-4C  Wed Apr 4-25  9:30am-12:30pm  $130/$163 

Canceled Classes


Many classes are canceled due to low enrollment. If you are interested in taking a class that has been canceled, please email the Recreation Division or call 561-630-1100 and put your name on a list to let us know that you are interested in that class. Once we have enough people to hold the class, we will try to restart that class.