Art Center Policies

Winter Weather: if it is a snow day for the Auburn Enlarged City School District, Art After School will be canceled.

Payment is required for all art classes at the time of registration. No refunds within one week of class start date. Classes often fill up, so we encourage you to register early!

If the Art Center cancels a class you will be notified. When a class is cancelled, your enrollment fee may be credited towards another class or may be refunded in full.

Art After School

Art After School gives children the opportunity to be creative and have fun in a unique environment. Classes meet Wednesday afternoons from 3:45-5:15pm for a series of six week sessions throughout the school year. Note that students can arrive as early as 3:30 to the Art Center.

Scholarships are available! Please call or email Deirdre Aureden at for details. 

Session 2: March 20-May 1, 2019 (no class on April 17) with Jessica Rice

Recycled Art Cameroon Inspired

Come learn how to create Cameroon cultured inspired African art using recycled materials. Young artists’ will be inspired throughout this art session exploring Cameroon, grassroots traditions, learning about importance of clean water, farming and keeping traditions alive. Create with plastic bottles, plastic bags, cardboard, dirt, seeds and much more!

When: Session 2: March 20-May 1, 2019 (no class on April 17)
Who: Ages 6-10
Teacher: Jessica Rice
Cost: $60 for members / $70 for non-members

To register, please click here or call the Art Center at 315.255.1553.

April Art Camp: Making Art History


Are you eager to discover the secrets to creating a masterpiece? Paint like Jackson Pollock, graffiti like Banksy, self-portrait like van Gogh, Frida Kahlo, or Picasso, upcycle like Mike Kelley and make paper cut-outs like Matisse! With a mixture engaging projects, campers can learn how to emulate the work of some of the greatest artists from history and modern times. They will also learn about the artists behind each project, and how to adapt their styles and techniques to use on a variety of creative endeavors throughout the week to MAKE THEIR OWN ART HISTORY!!!!
MINI-MASTERS (Ages 6-10): 9:00am-12:00pm-   CLASS FULL-  To be added to the waitlist contact
Campers, get ready to discover some of the world's great artists and works of art! Through a variety of fun, interactive, and creative hands-on projects, games and stories students will learn about a variety of artists, explore their style and experiment to create their own art masterpiece!
INSPIRED TO INSPIRE! (Ages 11-16): 1:00pm-4:00pm
Draw inspiration from the work of some of the most influential artists of all time! Each day campers will learn about a famous artist, while making art to experiment and explore their different artistic styles, techniques, media and tools they used. Campers will then create their own works of art, inspired by an artistic style or artist, and make their own art history!

When: April 15-April 19, 2019 with Victoria Fitzgerald
Who: Morning Session- Ages 6-10 Afternoon Session- Ages 11-16
Teacher: Victoria Fitzgerald
Cost: $95 for members / $105 for non-members

To register, please click here or call the Art Center at 315.255.1553.

Sewing Step 2

A more advanced class for students who have completed our Introduction to Sewing or have a basic understanding of a sewing machine.  In this 6-week series, students will have fun learning more techniques and completing more advanced projects such a cross-body bag, satchels, book covers and more! All tools, machines and materials will be provided.



When: Wednesdays, March 20-May 1 (no class on April 17), 3:45-5:15pm
Who: Grades 4-9
Teacher: Nancy Bales
Cost: $95 members / $105 non-members (includes supply fee for cloth, thread and other supplies)

To register, please click here or call the Art Center at 315.255.1553.