ArtCenter Manatee, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, prides itself on the quality and scope of art instruction offered in the Center in downtown Bradenton.

Adult classes for new and experienced artists ages 16 plus* range from drawing and painting, pastels, watercolor, pottery, jewelry design, digital photography and much more. KidsArt AfterSchool classes this Fall &Winter focus on painting. For students ages 11-16 we offer a week-long class in jewelry during Spring Break.

What sets ArtCenter Manatee apart? In addition to the caliber of our instructors and the depth of our class offerings, at ArtCenter Manatee we’re all about you!

Highly qualified art teachers challenge students who range from beginners to advanced level competence. To augment our regular instruction, the art center also brings in national and international award-winning instructors in a variety of fields. Our staff is ready to serve you whether you are registering for a class, need a supply list or have a question, we’ll do our best to help.

Fall Winter 2018-19 Catalog.inddDrawing Classes


Jewelry Classes

KidsArt After School

Painting Classes

Photography Classes

Pottery/Sculpture Classes

Special Interest Classes

Watercolor Classes

Classes may be cancelled by ACM up to 24 hrs in advance of class.

*Younger than 16 but would like to attend one of our adult classes? Give Carla a call at 941-746-2862 or send her an email: