Age-appropriate art programs could be difficult to find. To help all the parents we have directory of art lessons for children in Phoenix Area including Avondale, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Mesa, Peoria, Scottsdale, Tempe and other towns.
1. Art for Fun
Offers fused glass, ceramics, silk painting, mosaics, watercolor, textured acrylics, collages, polymer clay, painting on glass and more!
Kids and Teens open studio: $30 per class, includes materials, $110 for 4 classes per calendar month
Wednesday afternoons: 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday afternoons: 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Address: 2801A N. 15th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007
Tel.: 602-274-6441 (studio)
2. Young Rembrandts
This program teaches drawing to young children ages 3.5 to 12. The program is offered at a several Phoenix locations. Prices vary by location.
3. Mesa Art Center
This art center offers a variety of visual and performing art classes. Although most of these classes are for adults or older children, the center offers a few classes for little kids too. Prices are very affordable.
Address: One East Main Street, Mesa, Arizona 85201
Creative Movement classes
The Mesa Art Center also offers a few different options for creative movement classes for little children: Creative Movements and Creative Tots. Prices vary.
4. Chandler Center for the Arts
This center offers Vision Kidz Program which includes a variety of individual art workshops. All classes are taught by professional artists interested in promoting the arts in education. The classes are offered to the Phoenix metropolitan community free of charge to the participants.
Ages: 6- 14
Address: 10 East Chicago Street, Chandler, AZ 85225
5. PhxArtKids Days at Phoenix Art Museum
In addition to daily fun and stimulating offerings for every age, the museum invites children and their adult companions to participate in art experiences related to special exhibitions or the Museum's collection. Activities are varied.
Price: PhxArtKids Days are included with general admission or free for Museum Members. On PhxArtKids Days, kids eat free at Arcadia Farms at Phoenix Art Museum with every adult entrée purchased! Additional kids meals (for children 12 and under) are only $3.
Address: 1625 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85004-1685
Tel.: (602) 257-1222
6. Scottsdale Artists' School
Scottsdale Artists' School Youth Academy program offers traditional fine art instruction in drawing, painting, ceramics, and 3-D design.
Programs for kids 6 - 8, 9 - 14 years old
Address: 3720 North Marshall Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Tel.: 480 990-1422
7. Children's Fine Art Classes
For over 30 years, Trish Mayberry has been conducting studio art classes that focus on teaching and demonstrating art principles and concepts.
Age: grades K-10
Price: 100$ for 4 lessons (1.5 hours)
Address: 8818 N. 66th Place, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
8. Color Me Mine
Color Me Mine is the pottery studio committed to providing a space for kids to express their creativity, to relax, have some fun and learn in a creative and pressure-free environment. It offers pottery activities and Birthday parties.
Age: 3 and up
Price: Studio Fees (good all day for as many pieces as you'd like to paint) are $8 for Adults, & $5 for Kids 12 & under + price of pottery. This covers all of your paint, use of the design center tools, glazing, and firing.
Address: 9940 W Happy Valley Rd, Suite 1070, Peoria, Arizona 85383
9. As You Wish
This studio offers pottery painting classes and birthday parties.
Age: 2 and up
Price: 15-20$ per class
4905 E Ray Rd #103
Phoenix, AZ 85044 tel.: 480-753-9500
2970 E Germann Rd #4
Chandler, AZ 85286 tel: 480-899-1231
3009 W Agua Fria Fwy
Phoenix, AZ 85027, tel.: 623-587-7700
21001 N Tatum Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85050, tel.: 480-585-0041
9410 Hanna Drive #A-109
Glendale, AZ 85305 tel: 623-772-5403
1649 S Stapley #101
Mesa, AZ 85204, tel.: 480-539-8400
2000 E Rio Salado Parkway #1141
Tempe, AZ 85281, tel.: 480-557-9100
10. Kidz Art
This franchise offers art classes and birthday parties
Ages: 2 and up.
Contact web site for prices and locations:
11. City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department
offers variety of art classes for kids from 6 y.o. at several of the City Recreation Centers.
Drawing classes from $35 (8 weekly 1 hour classes).
Painting and Clay Sculpting are also available.
More information about these and other classes you can find at the Parks and Recreation Department website.
12. Gilbert Parks and Recreation department has programs in Arts and crafts:
Art programs for children.
For more information see current Gilbert Recreation Guide, which can be found at Gilbert Parks and Recreation website.