Instruction At the Berkeley Art Works

Berkeley Arts Council Art Classes

Unless otherwise stated, participants for in-person classes
will be required to 
provide proof of Covid vaccination
and wear masks
 while in our facility.

Updates will be posted in the Berkeley Arts Bulletin.
If you do not already receive the Bulletin,
you can sign up here.

September, 2022

Find Your Creative Passion
with Classes and Workshops

at the Berkeley Arts Council!

Special Grant-Funded Workshops

This special series of classes and workshops is made possible by a grant to the Berkeley Arts Council in support of its mission to Amplify the Arts in Martinsburg and the surrounding area. The workshops are tuition free, requiring only a small registration fee.

Follow this link for the details.

Creative Photography Workshops

The How and Why of the Photographic Project will help you through the process of designing, planning, and execution of the project plan.

Photographic Composition and Creative Vision explores how a photograph of a subject is ordinary while another image of the same subject is a work of art.

Follow this link for the details.

TO REGISTER ONLINE, follow the link to register for the class you want. You will be taken to the payment page for our secure payment system through PayPal. You can use any credit card. You do not have to have a PayPal account.

Registering and paying online is the fastest way to ensure your spot in the class. If you pay by check, we must receive your payment at least four days before your class starts.  Online registration and payment is available until the class fills.

TO REGISTER IN PERSON: Registration and payment is available in the Berkeley Art Works gallery during regular hours, Wed-Fri 11-5, Sat 11-4.

TO REGISTER BY MAIL: Return form and payment to Berkeley Arts Council, PO Box 984, Martinsburg, WV  25402.

Please read our Registration and Refund Policy below.

Questions? Email berkeleyartswv at gmail dot com or call 304-620-7277.

Class Location: Map
Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg, WV.
Parking is available in city lots on East and West Burke St. Metered parking 9-5 weekdays.

If you would like to be notified of future classes, please sign up for our arts bulletin.



Class information and fees are provided on the BAC website. An online registration form must be completed either by the student or a BAC representative. Tuition may be paid online using a credit card that is processed through the secure PayPal system.

Registration may also be paid by cash or check but payment must be received within four days of the start of the class to assure the student a space. BAC reserves the right to take a student off the roster if not paid in advance. Follow this link for a printable registration form.

Holiday schedule: Classes will be held on federal or state holidays (President’s Day, election day, etc.) if that is a normally scheduled day. Class will not be held on Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, or during the last 2 weeks of December.


Coordinator must authorize payment of a refund. PayPal refunds are available within a limited time. Payment by cash or check will be refunded by check mailed to the student or to the person who made the payment (a parent, etc.)


If a class is cancelled by BAC due to insufficient enrollment or another reason, the instructor or  Coordinator shall notify the students and arrange for a refund of fees paid.

Withdrawal from class

If a student pays for a class and then withdraws, refunds will be made as follows:

· Withdrawal after first class session: no refund unless there are special circumstances, i.e. a medical or family emergency. A fee of 20% of the original amount will be deducted and the remaining amount is pro-rated by number of classes already held.

· Withdrawal less than four days prior to first session: refund of fee paid less 20% service charge.

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