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Youth & Teen Education

Our dedicated faculty of professional teachers and artists encourage our youngest students to build the basis for a creative life, working on confidence and problem-solving skills as they develop their artistic side. Teens, ages 15+ are invited to enroll in certain adult level classes. We also welcome teens as year-round volunteers.

Fall 2022 Youth/Teen Classes & Workshops

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Youth Classes

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Tuesday

Age 6-10Pottery Club w/ Michelle Schamis
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 27–Dec 6, 2022

Age 7-11Meet TEN Masters w/ Candy Stringer
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 27–Dec 6, 2022

Age 7+Drawing FUNdamentals w/ Mark Gruener
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 27–Dec 6, 2022

Age 10+CULINARY: In the Kitchen w/ Kevin Welch
4:30pm–6:30pm · Sep 27–Dec 6, 2022

Age 7-10Beautiful Beads w/ Kate Hochner
4:30pm–6pm · Oct 11–Dec 6, 2022

Age 9-14Pottery Hand & Wheel w/ Ryan Wheeler
4:30pm–6pm · Oct 11–Dec 13, 2022

Wednesday

Age 7+Cartooning w/ Tony Sqaudroni
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Dec 14, 2022

Age 9-14Pottery Hand & Wheel w/ Susan Branco
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Dec 14, 2022

Thursday

Age 7-10Artist Studio w/ Susan Branco
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 29–Dec 8, 2022

Age 7+Drawing FUNdamentals w/ Mark Gruener
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 29–Dec 8, 2022

Age 9+Creative Clay w/ Veronica McLaughlin
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 29–Dec 8, 2022

Drawing & Painting w/ Ed Adlington
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 29–Dec 8, 2022

Age 9-14Pottery Hand & Wheel w/ Ryan Wheeler
4:30pm–6pm · Oct 13–Dec 15, 2022

Friday

Age 2-5Two For Art w/ Nicole Lee
11am–12pm · Sep 30–Dec 9, 2022

Two For Art w/ Nicole Lee
9:30am–10:30am · Sep 30–Dec 9, 2022

Age 4-7KinderArt & Clay w/ Nicole Lee
1pm–3pm · Sep 30–Dec 9, 2022

Age 6-9Step by Step Drawing w/ Nicole Lee
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 30–Dec 9, 2022

Saturday

Age 8+CULINARY: Young Chefs (5 wks) w/ Birgit Eichinger
10am–12pm · Oct 1–29, 2022

CULINARY: Young Chefs (5 wks) w/ Birgit Eichinger
9:30am–11:30am · Nov 5–Dec 10, 2022

Age 4-7KinderArt & Clay w/ Susan Branco
9:30am–11am · Oct 1–Dec 10, 2022

Age 6-10Pottery Club w/ Nicole Lee
9:30am–11am · Oct 1–Dec 10, 2022

Age 7-10Artist Studio w/ Susan Branco
11:30am–1pm · Oct 1–Dec 10, 2022

Age 7+Cartooning w/ Tony Squadroni
9:30am–11am · Oct 1–Dec 10, 2022

Drawing FUNdamentals (Focus on Animals) w/ Mark Gruener
1pm–2:30pm · Oct 1–Dec 10, 2022

Age 9-14Pottery Hand & Wheel w/ Ryan Wheeler
1pm–3pm · Oct 15–Dec 17, 2022

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Youth & Teen Workshops

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Sunday

Age 4-12Fall Workshop Day #1 Colorful Fall Corn
1pm–3pm · Oct 16, 2022

Fall Workshop Day #2 Black Cat or Pumpkin Craft
1pm–3pm · Oct 16, 2022

Fall Workshop Day #3 Magic Shrink Necklace/Tag
1pm–3pm · Oct 16, 2022

Fall Workshop Day #4 Scarecrow Puppet
1pm–3pm · Oct 16, 2022

Fall Workshop Day #5 Decorated Autumn Cupcake
1pm–3pm · Oct 16, 2022

Fall Workshop Day #6 Magical Mask
1pm–3pm · Oct 16, 2022

Age 4+All 6 Workshops -- Fall Workshop Family Fun Day!
1pm–3pm · Oct 16, 2022

Holiday Workshop Family Fun Day
1pm–3pm · Dec 11, 2022

Age 5+Gingerbread House Workshop: Afternoon
1:30pm–3pm · Dec 4, 2022

Gingerbread House Workshop: Morning
11am–12:30pm · Dec 4, 2022

Tuesday

Age 6+School's Out ART Camp (AM) - Dec 27, Tuesday,
9am–12pm · Dec 27, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (Full-Day) Dec 27, Tuesday
9am–3:30pm · Dec 27, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (PM) - Dec 27, Tuesday
12:30pm–3:30pm · Dec 27, 2022

Wednesday

Age 6+School's Out ART Camp (AM) - Dec 28, Wednesday
9am–12pm · Dec 28, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (Full-Day) Dec 28, Wednesday
9am–3:30pm · Dec 28, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (PM) - Dec 28, Wednesday
12:30pm–3:30pm · Dec 28, 2022

Thursday

Age 15+Teen Workshop: Silver Snowflake Ornament
5pm–8pm · Dec 1, 2022

Age 6+School's Out ART Camp (AM) - Dec 29, Thursday,
9am–12pm · Dec 29, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (Full-Day) Dec 29, Thursday
9am–3:30pm · Dec 29, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (PM) - Dec 29, Thursday
12:30pm–3:30pm · Dec 29, 2022

Friday

Age 9+Fall Needle Felting
4:30pm–6pm · Oct 7–28, 2022

Age 6+School's Out ART Camp (AM) - Dec 30, Friday
9am–12pm · Dec 30, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (Full-Day) Dec 30, Friday
9am–3:30pm · Dec 30, 2022

School's Out ART Camp (PM) - Dec 30, Friday
12:30pm–3:30pm · Dec 30, 2022

Saturday

Age 6+Family Day of Clay: Pinch Pot Pumpkin
1pm–2:30pm · Oct 8, 2022

Family Day of Clay: Turkey Bowl
1pm–2:30pm · Nov 5, 2022

Family Day of Clay: Penguin in a Pond
1pm–2:30pm · Dec 3, 2022

Age 12+Teen Workshop: Introduction to Pastels
1pm–3pm · Oct 8, 2022

Teen Holiday Cards: Painting, Printing, Collage & More
1pm–3pm · Dec 3, 2022

Age 7+Drawing Workshop: Animal and People Faces
10am–12pm · Oct 15, 2022

Drawing Workshop: Masters Mashup
10am–12pm · Nov 12, 2022

Age 8+Mosaic Frames
10am–12pm · Oct 22, 2022

Culinary Workshop: Kids Cook Thanksgiving - Savory Dinner
1:30pm–4pm · Nov 5, 2022

Culinary Workshop: Kids Cook Thanksgiving - Sweet Desserts
1:30pm–4pm · Nov 12, 2022

Mosaic Frames
10am–12pm · Nov 19, 2022

Culinary Workshop: Cookie Tin Around the World
1:30pm–4pm · Dec 10, 2022

Teen Studio

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Monday

Age 15+TEEN/ADULT: Figure Drawing w/ Michael Doyle
6:15pm–9:15pm · Sep 19–Dec 12, 2022

Wednesday

Age 11+TEEN Studio: Drawing and Painting w/ Louise Dusinberre
4:30pm–6:30pm · Sep 28–Dec 14, 2022

Friday

Age 12+TEEN Pottery Hand & Wheel w/ Veronica McLaughlin
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 30–Dec 9, 2022

Saturday

Age 11+TEEN Studio: Drawing and Painting w/ Louise Dusinberre
9:30am–11:30am · Oct 1–Dec 10, 2022

Age 13+TEEN Drawing & Painting w/ Sasha Diehl
1pm–3pm · Oct 8–Dec 17, 2022

Age 12+TEEN Photography (5 weeks) w/ Laura Ducceschi
11am–12:30pm · Nov 5–Dec 10, 2022

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Membership

As the Wayne Art Center is a non-profit, member-sponsored organization, a current yearly membership is required to enroll in all classes. Our membership year runs from September 1st - August 31st.

Private Art Lessons

Our talented faculty also offer private lessons for children ages 8 and up in drawing and painting, ceramics, and in acting and voice coaching. Lessons are scheduled according to teacher and student availability in blocks of four one-hour lessons at a time. For groups of five or more students, we will organize a private group class! Please use this contact form to ask about private lessons today.

Scholarships

The Wayne Art Center welcomes students of all backgrounds and offers full and partial scholarships to those who show documented financial hardship. Please call or stop by the front office to request a scholarship application form. To sponsor a scholarship, please email us, or call 610.688.3553. Policies and Information

Testimonial

  • Great facility, warm welcoming staff….simply the best!
  • I really enjoyed my class because learning new techniques and working in different mediums was really fun!
  • I loved my teacher, she was so nice!
  • This class was incredible!
  • My three kids just had a fabulous week of camp with you! They literally were waiting at the door to leave so they wouldn’t be late ! I signed my son up got another week of video game drawing in the afternoons. Many thanks -
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