Our Programs

Home School Students

The Learning Center offers art classes for Home School students. We have designed a super art program in drawing, pastels, paintings, mosaics, ceramics, jewelry-making, decoupage art, glass fusion, sculpture, arts and crafts. We will come to your homeschool group or invite the students to visit our campus in Ochlocknee, Ga., all classes are taught by professional artists. Classes are four weeks in duration and can be customized for your group.  Call (229) 683-0015 to schedule your group. The fee is $15.00 per student.


Your Call To Action: ART CLASS

Thank you for viewing our video on Facebook and viewing our website. We are looking for special needs adults and children with a strong desire to develop their visual arts skills. We wrapped up our Painting & Pastels Series. We are currently producing works in clay and invite you to start this exciting series with us. Please call the Executive Director – Dixie Lee – (229) 683-0015 and get registered for 1-on-1 instruction or to work in small groups.


Children Art Classes

child art class

 Students from private schools or Thomasville City Schools or Thomas County Schools to visit the Learning Center for Art Enrichment or as a field trip destination. Thursday & Friday mornings (10:00am - 12:00noon) is set aside for school groups.

 

 


  Adult Group Day Art Classes

Wednesdays 11:00 am to 2:00 pm we are available for adult art programming. Let us know what type of art  programming would work best for your special group, the time that everyone can arrive together or the special project that is required, we will do our best to accommodate you.

Classes: Decoupage (Paper Art), Glass Painting, Acrylic Paintings (11 x 14), introduction to Clay, Jewelry-Making, Chalk Pastels and Introduction to Drawing and much more.

Seniors are welcome for arts & crafts. We encourage a 2-4 week program; however, a single day art class is available. Contact us to discuss your needs via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and someone will respond within 2 hours of receiving your request, or call (229) 683-0015 to the Learning Center.


 canvas art under the sea paintingPrivate Art Classes This beautiful creation entitled, "Under The Sea" was created by Broward County Public School ESE students of Cypress Bay High School in Weston, Fl., as part of a VSA-Florida Residency Program. The students came to the Art Center as a field trip and engaged in 4 classes 2 hours each to complete the sculpture. There were 11 students that created this piece and the materials used were recycled tissue paper on the background and all animals on the ocean floor were made in clay.

This project was funded by the VSA-Florida (vsafl.org) provides meaningful learning experiences that increase artistic skills, foster creativity, promote social skills, and provide new ways of communication.


Each year, VSA Florida provides direct services to all 67 counties in Florida and serves over 60,000 individuals with disabilities, as they endeavor to create a world in which the arts are universally accessible.


Wine & Paint Parties

wine and paint partyfun with your friends, meet new friends; relax or just let your hair down and be you; or simply discover your inner artist. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint along with our artist to create your own work of art that you will take home at the end of the evening.

We provide all painting supplies and artist instructions. No art experience is needed. Simply be ready to have a creatively good time!

Three-hour classes are offered for $25 per person and four hour classes for $35 per person. Select Family Friendly classes offered for $25 per person.
If you and a friend, or even a small group are looking for fun our Wine & Paint Parties is exactly what the doctor ordered.
Our Private Parties are a great alternative for groups of 10 or more.

Alcohol Policy

BYOB. You must be at least 21 years old to consume alcohol.
Age Policy
Only adults may attend our Wine & Paint classes or parties. If you must attend with your children, there is a separate classroom set up for them, ages 14 years old and accompanied by a parent if under 18. We recommend ages 7 and older to attend our daytime classes.
Studio Details
• Please bring your own brand of wine
• We provide the glasses (if you have a favorite wine glass) bring it along.