UPDATED JULY 2016: 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.
NASSAU COUNTY ART CLASSES
35 Jackson Ave., Syosset ART BUZZ KIDS 516-802-4954 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Spark your child’s creativity and imagination! Syosset Art Buzz Kids offers family-friendly painting and craft classes for children of all ages. Our birthday party themes are designed to inspire and excite all children. Art Buzz Kids is perfect for birthday parties, after-school classes, and summer camps. Our passion is art and inspiring children to have fun, get creative, and feel proud of their work! Your child’s inner artist is guaranteed to shine while being taught by a great team of professionals. You’ll always take home a masterpiece with Art Buzz Kids. 1812 Merrick Road, Merrick FASHION CLASS (THE) 516-246-2000
Kids, ages 6-12, will learn to sew real clothing with real fashion designers at The Fashion Class! Classes run year-round in our bright 3000-square-foot fashion studio with separate classrooms for illustration, sewing, and more. Fall 2016 registration is now open with fun classes like handbag design, evening wear illustration, fashion entrepreneurship, and of course sewing! All sewing classes end with a professional fashion show on our raised light-up runway. 183 South St., Oyster Bay NOT JUST ART 516-922-8300 Email create@notjust art.com
More than ever, children need places to wonder, discover, play, create, experience joy, and express their ideas! Engaging natural curiosity and imagination is the heart of our Music Together® art, science, and story arts programs. Inclusive hands-on activities emphasize learning process over product and performance. Staffed with experienced teachers, classes are developmentally appropriate and thoughtfully designed to nurture children and their families at each age and stage! Infants and toddlers, preK- elementary, after-school, home-schoolers, scouts, parties, drop-in studio, school vacation camps, and workshops. Music Together ® locations in Nassau and Suffolk. 1966 Jackson Ave., Seaford RENÉE GALLERY OF ART 516-785-7291
Drawing and painting instruction for children ages 7 and older once a week, 1½ 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.
SUFFOLK COUNTY ART CLASSES
72 Broadway, Greenlawn PICASSO KIDZ, CREATIVE ART STUDIO FOR CHILDREN 631-261-5500 Email email@example.com
Picasso Kidz is a children's art studio for ages 2-17. We offer age appropriate art classes by experienced NYS art teachers dedicated to giving children a well-rounded art education. Children will be taught drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, and collage, in a caring and creative environment. Creative thinking and risk taking will be encouraged with patience and kindness. We offer classes, birthday parties, girl scout events, and special playdates. Come visit our magical studio in Greenlawn for your free trial class.