Whether school’s in session or out for the summer, learning doesn’t have to stop. Keep your child’s mind stimulated with something that is hands on, creative and fun—Art! Sculpt your child into a young Picasso with a wide variety of art classes. Let them get their hands dirty and their creative juices flowing. After all is said and done, your kids will have learned something new and you get to enjoy their hand crafted masterpiece.
577 E. Front St., Perrysburg
419-872-0305 | 577foundation.org
Get the whole family involved in the arts at the 577 Foundation. During one of their many family friendly classes, learn how to create hand crafted pottery with your child and get creative while decorating your masterpieces together. The 577 Foundation invites parents and their kids ages 4 to 18 to come out and get your hands dirty. Check out their website for more details on classes.
The Art Supply Depo
29 S Saint Clair St.
419-720-6462 | artsupplydepo.com
Classes include supplies and range in price
Make something today and the day after that! Classes are always going on at The Art Supply Depo and plenty are made available for kids to create and enjoy. Classes are led by knowledgeable working artists who are dedicated to educating inspired people both young and mature. Explore The Depo’s unique classes for kids, like printmaking and stop motion animation, just to name a few.
Bountiful Arts Studio
1 N. River Rd., Waterville
419-349-2626 | bountifularts.com
$60 for four-week youth classes, $75 for five-week classes. Or, $17 per class for come-when-cam. $30/hour private lessons.
Led by self-taught artist Teri Utz Bersée, Bountiful Arts Studio is a private classroom studio tucked away in the old Waterville Elementary School. Along the Maumee River, Bersée is experienced in a variety of disciplines and offers ongoing drawing and painting classes for all ages. Students will learn color mixing, color theory, study formal qualities, practice in different mediums, and experience monthly life drawing sessions.
Cookies and Canvas
5221 Monroe St.
419-705-0911 | wineandcanvas.com
$20/per class. Supplies and cookies included.
Wine and Canvas couldn’t let the adults have all the fun, so they opened their doors to children with their special event, Cookies and Canvas. With step-by-step instruction, this class is a great experience for budding artists ages 5 and up to unwind and express themselves. Keep your eyes peeled each month for the experience to have your kid paint and socialize over scrumptious cookies
Copper Moon Studio
8007 Airport Hwy., Holland
419-867-0683 | coppermstudio.com/classes
Perfect for both the young and the young at heart, Copper Moon Studio offers the Lil’ Chips Fused Glass class to bring a new way to try fused glass projects. The class uses pre-cut chips to create works of art like suncatchers, magnets, and nightlights. Kids will be able to create the perfect piece of art or gift. For teens, they also have a Cut & Layer Fused Glass class to interest young adults in cutting, layering, and creating their own fused glass masterpiece.
422 Louisiana Ave, Perrysburg
419-873-6240 | createperrysburg.com
Classes include supplies and range in price
There are always classes to inspire creation at Create Perrysburg. A wide variety of classes allow your child to dive into hands first into something new Let them learn the secrets to sewing and weaving so they can create their own clothing. Or, if they love Star Wars, sign them up for the Star Wars Camp and have your kids learn how to draw their favorite characters. There’s plenty of creation to go around, all you have to do is check out their website to get started.
For the Love of Art
4027 N. Holland-Sylvania Rd.
419-882-2060 | forloveart.com
$10/1 hour, $15/1.5 hours, $20/2 hours
With classes four days a week, for artists of various ages, there’s plenty of opportunity to unlock your child’s inner artist. With classes focusing on drawing, mixed media and cartooning, your kid can learn it all for the love of art.
9851 Meridian Ct., Rossford
419-873-9400 | herostoledo.com
$25 price includes price. Dates and times vary.
These Toledo heroes are making art cool for kids while making it easy for parents to enjoy a night out. There’s always something new and exciting at this crazy cool party venue with art classes just a click away. Let your kids spend some energy and stimulate their artistic minds as they take part in Hero’s one of a kind, Bounce-N-Paint Classes.
5255 Airport Hwy | 419-389-0012
4622 Talmadge Rd | 419-475-4296
9820 Old E. US 20, Rossford | 419-874-1850
Michaels is making it easy and inexpensive to encourage creativity with assorted classes. There’s plenty of classes to choose and most classes are under $10! Visit their website for all the classes available.
Toledo Artist Club
5403 Elmer Dr.
419-531-4079 | toledoartistclub.com
Mold your child into a little Picasso at Elain’s Little Picassos class, held at the Toledo Artist Club. Students will get to become familiar with different art mediums such as paint, crayons, pastels, watercolor and colored pencils. Classes are open to ages 6 to 18 and costs $7 per one-hour session. The advanced class is held Wednesday’s 4-5pm and the mixed media class is held Saturday’s 10-11am.
Toledo Museum of Art
2445 Monroe St.
419-255-8000 | toledomuseum.org
Toledo is the perfect breeding ground for young artists, especially because of the great regimen of classes offered at our very own Toledo Museum of Art. Offering classes for kids and teens, the museum is inspiring young minds to express themselves through a wide variety of classes like drawing, sculpting, glass blowing, blacksmithing, painting and printmaking, just to name a few. There’s so much to offer that your little Van Gogh will always have something new to create from their heart.
419-720-8135 | ymcatoledo.org
Check out your nearest YMCA for a wide variety of art classes for kids of all ages and talent. Let your little artist explore the art of creating with classes like Clay Play, an experience where kids will learn to sculpt with clay. Or Art Explorers, where kids will explore and create with painting, sculpting and drawing. Prices vary for members and non-members. Check out the website for all the dates and times for these various art classes.
Zyndorf Glass & Arts
7965 W. Central Ave.
419-517-0051 | zynglass.com/classes.html
Zyndorf has everything in glass artistry, from glass slumping to pendants, and classes available to teach them. A variety of classes for all skills levels and ages 5 and up include pendant making, slumping, fusing, and ornaments. Gain knowledge in the art of sculpting glass and craft your own personal pieces.