Our painting studio offers classes in painting, drawing, and mixed media.

Materials fees are included in the tuition pricing.  You do not need to bring any materials.

Pre-registration is required three days before the start of class or workshop.  You are not registered unless paid in full.

Need help registering?
Call or email jphillips@cityofclemson.org

COVID-19 Update:
Classes and open studios will resume at full capacity beginning June 1st.
Masks are no longer required in the adult classes.

Current Members: Now that the arts center is a City department we will no longer be offering memberships or membership discounts. While your membership is still current we would like to offer you the opportunity to apply your membership fee to a class or clay open studio. Please call to register.

If you are a Clemson resident your discount will be applied before you pay.



Drawing includes graphite pencil, pen and ink, charcoal and colored pencil.

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Painters love acrylics because it is affordable, versatile, water-soluble, and quick drying.

To view acrylic painting classes click here:


Painters love oils because they are vibrant, beautiful, classic and slow drying.

To view oil painting classes click here:


Watercolors transparency, glow and spontaneity make it a uniquely beautiful medium.

To view watercolor painting classes click here:


Pastels are an especially portable medium, enabling you to create colorful art with no need for water, brushes or palettes.

To view pastel classes click here: