Classes & Workshops

Numerous organizations in the Birmingham area offer professional development and/or continuing education opportunities for adults in creative industry fields. This work-in-progress represents a mere fraction of those offerings. Please note that this list is not intended to be comprehensive or a particular endorsement. We welcome additional suggestions through our Contact form.

For more information on classes, lectures and workshops for all ages and levels of interest, be sure to visit


Design Week Birmingham


Red Mountain Makers

Film & Media:

See Jane Write

Sidewalk Film Festival

Y’all Connect Conference

Performing Arts:

Alabama Dance Festival

ArtPlay at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center

Birmingham Art Music Alliance

The Dance Foundation

Red Mountain Theatre Company

Secret Stages Music Discovery Festival

Culinary Arts:

Food Media South

Jones is Thirsty

Jones Valley Teaching Farm

West End Community Gardens

Visual Arts & Crafts:

ArtPlay at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center

Bib & Tucker Sew-Op

Forstall Art Center

Paperworkers Local

Sloss Furnaces Metal Arts

Culture & Heritage:

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Birmingham Public Library

Red Mountain Park