Fulton County Public Art

Tuesday – Friday, 9am – 5pm

Weekend Hours:
* Saturday 9am – 2pm * Evening and weekend hours at Abernathy Art Centers only applicable when classes are in session.

artist drawing a model in an art class

Karen Bradshaw

Artist Karen Bradshaw working in the life model portrait class.

Abernathy Arts Center

254 Johnson Ferry Road, NW
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
p: 404-613-6172
f: 404-303-6135


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Abernathy Arts Center Class Schedule

Abernathy Arts Center is Fulton County’s oldest neighborhood Arts Center dedicated to providing quality arts instruction to the community in a warm and friendly environment since 1974.

Under the guidance of the Fulton County Department of Arts & Culture, Abernathy Arts Center offers a broad range of day and evening classes for adults and children. The gallery features monthly exhibits which provide exhibition opportunities for students and faculty.

Located at the corner of Abernathy and Johnson Ferry Road, NW in Sandy Springs, Abernathy’s campus includes a renovated farmhouse and the Annex with gallery and classroom space.


  • Most classes require a minimum number of students; in the event the minimum is not met, we reserve the right to postpone or cancel the class. Non-residents of Fulton County will pay a $10 non-resident fee.
  • We offer a Senior Citizen discount of 15% and a Fulton County Employee discount of 25%.
  • Youth scholarships are available, please contact the center manager for more information.