UPDATED JULY 2014: Help your child channel their artistic side with the best art classes and programs geared towards kids in Rockland County, NY. From painting to ceramics, your kids will love these art classes in Rockland.
THE FABRIC LADY
Are you looking for a unique and creative birthday party? The Fabric Lady brings the fun to you! Kids will learn to sew and make their own creations. Parties for kids ages 5 and older are customized for your child, and are held at your location. Projects offered vary by age, so call for more details. We offer a large selection of fabrics, notions, sewing machines, and current and vintage fabrics, as well as sewing and quilting classes for adults and children. Private lessons, Girl Scouts, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, other group events available.
180 Germonds Road, West Nyack
“Where children and adults create their own functional works of art.” Established for over 35 years, we offer a huge variety of plaster pieces that can be painted and taken home in the same day, or glazed ceramics with a large assortment of finishes. Open Ceramic times and free instruction are offered weekly — please call for days/hours. There are no hourly fees and all supplies are included — you pay one price per finished piece. Come and see our wonderful seasonal items as well; there’s something for everyone at Jill’s Ceramics.
ROCKLAND CENTER FOR THE ARTS
27 S. Greenbush Road, West Nyack
Rockland Center for the Arts has been a hub of creative arts activities for children and families for more than 60 years. RoCA offers an array of studio art classes for children, ages 3 through teens, during convenient hours. Classes include ceramics, cartooning, painting, drawing, photography, pre-school art, and more! The summer session begins June 30.
THE SUNSHINE GALLERY CHILDREN?S STORE
212 Market St. (Nanuet Mall South), Nanuet
Located behind the Nanuet Mall South (next to Tumble - Bee’s) we are Rockland County’s newest and most unique consignment store, featuring new and gently used children’s clothes, toys, books, games, strollers, and more. And, we carry Maternity clothes. Fifty percent off everything, everyday! Children’s art is on display throughout the shop, and we will be offering art workshops throughout the year, all taught by a NY State-certified art teacher. Call about classes, merchandise, birthday parties, private lessons, and more.