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Top Arts & Crafts Classes in Austin, TX

Published Aug 18, 2015 | Updated Feb 19, 2020

Creativity is a much needed break from the grind of everyday school work. Here are just some of the activities that that may interest your kids...

Top Arts & Crafts Classes in Austin, TX

Young Rembrandts

Drawing is the fundamental skill of the visual arts that can, and should be learned by all children. Young Rembrandts teaches drawing skills, while developing learning skills that give children an academic advantage. Drawing & cartooning classes and preschool drawing classes, are offered in several locations throughout Austin, Round Rock, Cedar Park, Leander, Dripping Springs, Lakeway, Dripping Springs, Buda and Kyle.

Smudge Studios Austin

Smudge Studio's goal is to expose individuals of all ages to artistic experimentation and process in a fun and nurturing environment. Age-appropriate after school programs are offered in many themes including "Who Arted?" taking inspiration from famous artists, "Curiously Creative" using mixed mediums, "UPcycled Art" creating art from recycled materials, and "Lumpy Clay" pottery.

Marmalade Skies

Marmalade Skies offers classes in painting, crafts, jewelry, mixed media and more. Marmalittles Corner (18 months-5 years), and Crafternoons (K-12) programs are available for kids, in addition to their adult programs. Crafternoons feature KidzArt Imagine & Explore drawing & painting classes for elementary students, and TeenzArt Aspire for teens and tweens.

The Austin Artery

The Austin Artery offers special classes for homeschool students. Here, your student will unleash their creativity as well as develop technical skills that will enable them to bring their creative visions to life using a variety of non-toxic, eco-friendly, and high quality art supplies. Class sizes are limited to 9 students to ensure that each student receives personalized attention as they move through the artistic process at their own pace.

The Art Garage

After School, home-school, and preschool classes are offered in various meetings at The Art Garage. Drawing & Painting, 3-D and Sculpture, and Art & Artists of Texas are among the themes offered at their studio. This fall, off-site lessons will be available as an added convenience to bring The Art Garage to you!

Art Amore

Art Amore is the family art studio where creativity happens! Their goal is to bring out the artists in all our students from ages 2 to 102. Classes are available for all ages and levels that include projects, supplies and techniques to keep artists engaged, enthused and growing their foundation of understanding and technique. Classes are guaranteed to be small and exclusive to ensure plenty of one on one attention.

The Contemporary Austin

The Art School at Laguna Gloria has worked to help Austin’s budding artists of all ages expand their creativity, enhance visual awareness, and cultivate technical skills in a wide variety of media. Kids' programs are offered this fall on Saturdays and Sundays

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