Youth Art/Cooking

Registration for classes is ongoing. 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
Instructor helping a boy work with clay on the potter's wheel

COOKING CLASSES



There are no cooking classes scheduled at this time.

ART CLASSES



Artist Studio (formerly Petite Painters)


Artist will create one-of-a-kind pieces based on great works of art, all while having an awesome time! Mediums explored will include clay, watercolor, paint, pencils, pastels, as well as a wide variety of multimedia elements. All supplies are included.  
  • Ages: 5-11
  • Location: BRRC 
  • Instructor: Joella Gilmond
  • No class November 22
Code Age  Day Date Time R/NR Fee
321202-2A  5-11  Tue  Oct 25-Dec 13  4-5pm  $84/$105 
321202-2B  5-11  Tue  Oct 25-Dec 13  5:15-6:15pm  $84/$105 

Mini Masters (formerly Petite Pals) 


Mini Masters is an interactive art program that expands children’s artistic knowledge and creativity. They will explore into the minds and techniques of the world’s great artists – from Henri Matisse to Georgia O’Keefe. Children are introduced to the idea that behind every painting, drawing, and sculpture, stands a great artist. Once inspired by the artist of the day, our “Mini Masters” create their own dynamic pieces of art.  All supplies are included. 
  • Ages: 3-5
  • Location: BRRC 
  • Instructor: Joella Gilmond
  • No class November 23
Code Day Date Time R/NR Fee
311202-2A  Wed  Oct 26-Dec 14  3-3:50pm  $84/$105 
311202-2B  Wed  Oct 26-Dec 14  3:55-4:45pm  $84/$105 

Middle School Art Audition Prep


Grade school and home-schooled children wishing to prepare for local arts school programs will gain from this class designed to create art projects for audition requirements. Students will also be drilled in the kinds of exercises they may expect at time of audition. This is a great course for students who are passionate about the visual arts and motivated to improve their skills. Supplies needed: Bound sketchbook, ebony drawing pencils, and an eraser.    
  • Age: 4th & 5th grades
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Trina Burks
  • No class October 31 or November 21
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED Mon  Oct 3-Dec 19  6-7:30pm  $150/$188 

‘Found Art!’


Join us in a very exciting medium, "found" art, which is simply using any assortment of available odds and ends; bits and pieces of wood, pine cones, buttons, broken tile, beans, shells, corks, bottle tops etc. to decorate and enhance our functional art - pencil or key holders, initial letters, signs, etc. Please bring in a bagful of interesting things you find at home such as small army men or mini cars, plastic animals, buttons, hardware (screws and hinges), or silverware, etc. We can then add to projects to personalize them.
  • Age: 8-10
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Julia Rose
  • No class November 21
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED Mon  Nov 7-Dec 19  3:30-5pm  $90/$113 

Clay Time!


Kids are full of creative energy. Try our class and find the perfect way to release that talent. 
Learn hand building and sculpting techniques. Spend some time on the pottery wheel with demonstrations and hands-on learning from the instructor. Create works of art for family and friends. 
Clay and glaze fees are included.
  • Age: 11-16
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Gail Kosowski
  • No class November 24
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED  Thu  Oct 20-Dec 15  4:45-6:15pm  $160/$200 

Clay Exploration: Teens & Adults

 
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 16+
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Gail Kosowski
  • No class November 24
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED  Thu  Oct 20-Dec 15  6:30-9pm  $220/$275 
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.