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Throughout the year, the Brentwood Arts Exchange offers classes and workshops of interest to all ages – from children’s programs to learning opportunities for teens, adults, and working artists.

Please take a look at our class and camp schedule by browsing through our SMARTlink system. 

As you navigate through SMARTlink and register for a class or activity, you must know your account PIN and Barcode number. If you don't have it, follow the directions in SMARTlink to retrieve this information.

View a list of SMARTlink Classes & Activities offered at Brentwood Arts Center. 

Creative Kids Days

Creative Kids Days are all-day, structured art classes offered on days when Prince George's Public Schools are off. Discover a world where your child can create fun art projects that expand their imagination, express their creativity, and sharpen their learning. Young artists are invited to join us for hands-on arts activities that teach skills in art materials, core principles of art, and insights into world cultures. Before and After-Care also available. SMARTlink registration required.

Date and Time:  Friday, September 30, 9 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:  Residents: $34; Non-Residents: $45
Ages:  6-12
SMARTlink #:  1660168

Date and Time:  Wednesday, October 12, 9 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:  Residents: $34; Non-Residents: $45
Ages:  6-12
SMARTlink #:  1660169

Date and Time:  Friday, October 21, 9 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:  Residents: $34; Non-Residents: $45
Ages:  6-12
SMARTlink #:  1660170

Date and Time:  Monday, October 31, 9 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:  Residents: $34; Non-Residents: $45
Ages:  6-12
SMARTlink #:  1660185

Date and Time:  Tuesday, November 8, 9 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:  Residents: $34; Non-Residents: $45
Ages:  6-12
SMARTlink #:  1660171

Date and Time:  Friday, November 11, 9 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:  Residents: $34; Non-Residents: $45
Ages:  6-12
SMARTlink #:  1660226

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Art Classes for Adults

We offer five and eight-week classes for adults seeking creative and fun challenges in different mediums. Learn the fundamentals of drawing, WordPress, and photo retouching. Register in SMARTlink.

Drawing

Beginning drawing is a great class for anyone who wants to try their hand at something new or who wants to improve their artwork. The course provides artists with a solid foundation in drawing by working with a variety of materials and techniques. We teach students the importance of line, gesture, value, and perspective and how to use these tools in their work.

Date and Time:  Tuesdays, September 13, 6:30-8:30 pm for 8 weeks
Cost:  Residents: $120; Non-Residents: $156
SMARTlink #:  1660229


Build a WordPress Portfolio Site

Are you an artist interested in getting your work seen by more people online? In this class you will learn the basics of WordPress, and its built-in platform editors letting you choose from various design templates to help organize and display your images.

Date and Time:  Thursdays, September 15, 6:30-8:30 pm for 5 weeks
Cost:  Residents: $65; Non-Residents: $85
SMARTlink #:  1660227


Photo Retouching

Whether you're retouching that scary red eye portrait or white-balancing a photo of your newest work of art we have you covered. This class is ideal for artists preparing images for proposals as well as anyone who wants to touch up family photos to take them from good to great.

Date and Time:  Thursdays, October 20, 6:30-8:30 pm for 5 weeks
Cost:  Residents: $65; Non-Residents: $85
SMARTlink #:  1660228

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