If your child is an aspiring artist, it may be beneficial to enroll them in an art program. We've compiled a list of some great art studios on Long Island that offer art classes for kids in Nassau County, including Massapequa, Hempstead, Elmont, Lynbrook, New Hyde Park, Glen Cove, and Merrick and Suffolk County, including Amityville, Patchogue, Jamesport, Manorville, Northampton, and Fire Island.
21 Ryder Place, East Rockaway
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The Lanyard Ladies are a new, unique craft idea for parties and events. We do friendship bracelet and lanyard birthday parties. We bring the party to you or you can come to our fabulous party room located at 21 Ryder Place. We provide materials to make hundreds of designs with one-on-one, step-by-step instruction. Looking for a fun after-school or weekend activity? We offer kids classes twice a week. $15 per child and a 15 percent sibling discount. Try our Friendship Bracelet and Lanyard Making Craft Kit and an instructional DVD for making lanyards at home. Purchase at thelanyardladies.com.
NOT JUST ART/MUSIC TOGETHER®
183 South St., Oyster Bay
Joyful wonder, growing independence, and self-expression are the heart of our art, science, Music Together, and theater arts programs. Children are invited to imagine big and create for themselves. We emphasize process and experience over product and performance. Getting messy and silly is part of the fun! With a flexible schedule of daily camp and vacation programs, weekly classes, and workshops, there is something for any age all year long. Staffed by experienced teachers, our curriculum is developmentally appropriate and thoughtfully designed to nurture children (and their grown-up!) at each and stage!
RENÉE GALLERY OF ART
1966 Jackson Ave., Seaford
Drawing and painting instruction for children, ages 7 and older, once a week, one and half hour classes, 4:30-6pm. Students are taught the basics of fine art at their individual level. Small informal classes; beginners welcome. Evening class available for adults. Established in 1973.
Abrakadoodle® is the country's largest art education program for children ages 2-12. Our lessons are always new and fun! We offer ARTrageous art classes and summer camps that are both fun and educational. Our birthday parties are a blast! Abrakadoodle Arty Parties™ are easy for parents and fun for kids. We plan a great art party around your party theme! Each party guest leaves with the best party favor ever -- their very own framed piece of original art! We love art and kids!
MINI MONET, INC.
19B Main St., Sayville
At Mini Monet Art Studio each child will not only be exposed to creative thinking, but also be provided with an age appropriate art education. A complete art program allows every student to increase positive attitudes towards self and others while having a better understanding of the world. Our Mini Monets will connect visual knowledge through creative expression by utilizing various materials while learning about color, shapes, textures, and different techniques. We also offer amazing birthday parties packages for all ages and our "Girl's Night Out" for the moms.