Note: If you don't see a class that works for you, or if you have a group that wants to take a class together just call us! We have a "Create A Class" option that allows us to tailor a class to your needs! Painting, Jewelry, Printmaking - you name it!

NOTE: Refund Policy

Each class for the Community Arts Project is open to a limited number of registrants. In registering for a class, you are holding a valuable slot which is then not available to another student. In the event that you or your child cannot participate in a session in which you have registered a 90% refund will be issued when a minimum of fourteen (14) days advance notice is given. If less than 14 days advance notice is given, a 50% refund will be issued. No refunds or credits will be given after this time period. Please allow 30 days for refund processing.


Classes at our new location 20700 N. Main St Suite 112  Cornelius, NC 28031

To Register for these classes click the "register" link beside the class or call 704-896-8980!

Summer Session begins on June 16 at the Community Arts Project.  Choose from Watercolor, Oil Painting and Drawing.

  • Figural Drawing Ages 18 to Adult - $20, The first and the third Saturdays of each month (holidays excluded) 9:00am - 12:00pm, Occasionally on Tuesdays 6:00pm - 9:00pm (only on designated Tuesdays)
  • Great Workshops for Adults!

Summer Session Classes at the Cornelius Arts Center 19725 Oak St, Unit1, Cornelius, NC 28031Begins on June 2.

To register for these classes click here.

  • Monday Night Ceramics  Ages 16 to Adult - $100/ $85 per month (clay sold separately) Mondays, 6:30pm – 9:00pm Instructor:  Keith Meyers.
  • Ceramics with Leon Nichols Ages 16 - Adult - $100/$85RD (clay sold separately) Wednesdays, 2:00pm - 4:30pm.  Session 3 begings August 6!
  • All Level Handbuilding Ages 16 to Adult - $100/ $85 RD (clay sold separately)
    • Mondays, 6:30pm – 9:00pm with Shari Crouse  - begins August 4!
    • Tuesdays 1:00pm – 3:30pm with Shari Crouse - begins August 5!

  • Coming this Fall.... Casting Sets of Cups - Workshop - $60/$52 RD, (Saturdays)

Artists' Open Studio

Need space to create? If you enjoy working in an art studio environment with professional easels, great lighting and plenty of table space, then you will love our NEW open art studio time. Great for painting, drawing, paper crafts and mixed media. All skill levels welcome. No instructor present. Bring all your own supplies.

$15 per visit OR $30 per Month (during designated times)

no pre-registration needed - just pay at the door.

See you in the studio!


CAP offers a variety of classes and workshops each session for our adult students.

Our ceramics program has a long standing reputation of excellence in the region providing instruction for students of every experience level. Our fully-equipped studio allows students to take their projects through every stage from inception to final finished product.

We also offer art classes in many other media such as oil painting, watercolor, drawing, mixed media and print making. Our workshops provide students with the chance to try new techniques and work on new projects in ceramics, jewelry making and other special topics.

There is a great sense of community and welcoming here at CAP for students from beginners to seasoned artists, so join us for a chance to express your creativity!