Lake Carmel Arts Center
640 Route 52
Kent Lakes, NY 10512

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Office hours:
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mon., Wed. & Fri.; other times by appointment.

845 228-AOTL (2685)

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All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
Pablo Picasso

Education Program

Adult, teen and kids classes at Arts on the Lake

Arts on the Lake offers classes in the arts for adults, teens and children on the Classes Schedule. New classes are offered as skilled teachers become available. Entry level students are accommodated in all classes.

Upcoming Classes (See more on Classes Schedule)

Children / Teen classes
  2024 Summer Band Week!   begins Monday, Jul 8
  2024 Summer Orchestra Week!   begins Monday, Jul 15
Adult classes
  Life Drawing Sessions - 2024   begins Tuesday, Jul 2

Some classes are structured so that new students can join at any time. If you would like to enroll in a class after the session has begun, please email or phone Arts on the Lake for more information.

Classes Currently in Session

Adult classes
  Painting with Elizabeth Hill   through Jul 15
  Intensive Painting with Alex Shundi   through Jul 9
  Life Drawing Sessions - 2024   through Jun 25

Recent Workshops and Lectures (See more in Scrapbook)

  The Art of the Insane and Children   Wednesday, May 8
  Tao and the Photographic Image - A personal and historical inquiry   Sunday, Apr 28

Fee reduction in exchange for work is available for some classes. The Kathie Freston Scholarship Fund is also available for students who might be prevented from studying for financial reasons. Inquiries should be made to