wayne art center

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 2021 Youth/Teen Classes - REGISTER NOW!

Please refer to the art materials list specific to each class. view_module view_list

Monday

Age 11+

The Wonderful World of Printmaking

September 27–November 22
4:30pm–6pm

Tuesday

Age 7-10

Ages 7-9 Art Around the World with Candace Stringer

September 28–November 16
4:30pm–6pm
Age 7+

FUNdamentals of Drawing & Painting Ages 7+ Tuesdays

September 28–November 16
4:30pm–6pm
Age 7+

Pottery club (7-9) Tuesday w/Maggie Hanner

September 28–November 16
4:30pm–6pm
Age 9+

Ages 9+ Pottery Wheel Throwing Tuesdays w/ Ryan Wheeler

September 28–November 16
4:30pm–6pm
Age 11+

Teen Drawing & Painting with Louise Dusinberre

September 28–November 16
4:30pm–6pm
Age 13+

Teen Jewelry w/Chris Darway

September 28–November 16
4:30pm–6pm

Wednesday

Age 4-7

Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay Wed AM w/Susan Branco

September 29–November 17
9:30am–11:30am
Age 7+

Artist Studio Ages 7+ w/Susan Branco Wednesdays

September 29–November 17
4:30pm–6pm
Age 7+

Pottery club (7-9) Wednesdays w/Maggie Hanner

September 29–November 17
4:30pm–6pm
Age 8+

Ages 7+ Cartooning Wednesday

September 29–November 17
4:30pm–6pm

Thursday

Age 11+

Photography For Teens

September 30–November 4
4:30pm–6pm
Age 7+

Artist Studio Ages 7+ w/Susan Branco Thursdays

September 30–November 18
4:30pm–6pm
Age 7+

Drawing & Painting Techniques w/Mark Gruener

September 30–November 18
4:30pm–6pm
Age 9+

Ages 9+ Pottery Wheel Throwing Thursdays w/ Ryan Wheeler

September 30–November 18
4:30pm–6pm
Age 12+

Teen Drawing with Sharon Henderson McHugh

September 30–November 18
4:15pm–6:15pm

Friday

Age 2-4

Ages 2-3 Two For Art Friday

October 1–November 19
10am–11am
Age 8+

Ages 7+ Cartooning Friday

October 1–November 19
4:30pm–6pm
Age 12-20

Teen Studio: Hand and Wheel Ages 12+ Fridays

October 1–November 19
4:30pm–6pm

Saturday

Age 13+

Teen Drawing & Painting w/Abigail Synnestvedt

October 2–November 20
9:30am–12pm
Age 13+

Teen Bracelet 2-Day Workshop: PMC & Titanium

November 13–November 20
10pm–3am
Age 7-10

Beautiful Beads: Basic Beading Techniques ages 7-9

October 2–October 30
9:30am–11:30am
Age 4-7

Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay Saturday w/Susan Branco

October 2–November 20
9:30am–11am
Age 7+

FUNdamentals of Drawing & Painting Ages 7+ Saturday

October 2–November 20
1pm–2:30pm
Age 7+

Pottery Club (7-9) Saturday Afternoon

October 2–November 20
1:30pm–3pm
Age 7+

Pottery club (7-9) Saturday Morning

October 2–November 20
9:30am–11am
Age 8+

Ages 7+ Cartooning Saturday

October 2–November 20
9:30am–11am
Age 8+

Manga Mania Workshop

December 4
10am–12pm
Age 8+

Superheroes Saturday Workshop

December 11
10am–12pm
Age 8+

The Art of Fantasy Workshop

December 18
10am–12pm
Age 9+

Ages 9+ Pottery Hand and Wheel w/ Ryan Wheeler

October 2–November 20
1pm–3pm
Age 9+

Ages 9-12 Pottery Hand and Wheel w/Susan Branco

October 2–November 20
11:30am–1pm
Age 11+

Teen Studio Drawing & Painting Louise Dusinberre

October 2–November 20
9:30am–11:30am
Age 6+

Family Day of Clay: Friendly Owl

November 13
1pm–2:30pm

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. Memberships purchased after the fall session are pro-rated, and membership will be automatically applied when you enroll in your first class each year.

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. Private lessons for one student start at $65 per hour. Semi-private lessons are $60 per student for two students, or $50 per student for three to four students. 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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