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.

Winter 2022 Youth/Teen Classes & Workshops - REGISTER NOW!

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Youth Classes

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Monday

Age 9+Ages 9+ Pottery Hand and Wheel w/ Ryan Wheeler
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 24–Mar 28, 2022

Ages 9+ Pottery Hand and Wheel w/Lisa Belsky
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 24–Mar 28, 2022

Tuesday

Age 7-10Ages 7-9 Art Around the World w/ Candace Stringer Session 1
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 18–Feb 8, 2022

Ages 7-9 Art Around the World w/ Candace Stringer Session 2
4:30pm–6pm · Mar 15–Apr 5, 2022

Age 7+FUNdamentals of Drawing & Painting Ages 7+ Tuesdays
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 18–Mar 22, 2022

Age 9+Ages 9-13 Pottery Wheel Throwing Tuesdays w/ Ryan Wheeler
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 18–Mar 22, 2022

Age 10-14Drawing and Painting (10-13) with Edward Adlington
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 18–Mar 22, 2022

Wednesday

Age 4-7Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay Wed AM w/Susan Branco
9:30am–11:30am · Jan 19–Mar 23, 2022

Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay Wed Afternoon w/Susan Branco
1pm–3pm · Jan 19–Mar 23, 2022

Age 8+Ages 7+ Cartooning Wednesday
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 19–Mar 23, 2022

Age 9+Ages 9-12 Pottery Hand and Wheel w/Susan Branco
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 19–Mar 23, 2022

Thursday

Age 7+Artist Studio Ages 7+ w/Susan Branco Thursdays
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 20–Mar 24, 2022

The Magic of 3D Drawing with Mark Gruener
4:30am–6am · Jan 20–Mar 24, 2022

Age 12+Teen Studio Pottery Wheel Throwing Thursdays w/ Ryan Wheeler
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 20–Mar 24, 2022

Age 7-10Beautiful Beads: Basic Beading Techniques ages 7-9
4:30am–6am · Mar 3–31, 2022

Friday

Age 2-4Ages 2-3 Two For Art Friday
11:15am–12:15pm · Jan 21–Mar 25, 2022

Ages 2-3 Two For Art Friday
10am–11am · Jan 21–Mar 25, 2022

Age 7+Pottery club (7-9) Friday Afternoon with Lisa Belsky
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 21–Mar 25, 2022

Saturday

Age 4-7Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay Saturday w/Susan Branco
9:30am–11am · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

Age 7+Ages 7+ Cartooning Saturday
9:30am–11am · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

Artists Studio Ages 7+ w/Susan Branco Saturdays
11:30am–1pm · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

FUNdamentals of Drawing & Painting Ages 7+ Saturdays
1pm–2:30pm · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

Age 9+Ages 9-13 Pottery Hand and Wheel w/ Ryan Wheeler
1pm–3pm · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

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Youth & Teen Workshops

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Saturday

Age 6+Family Day of Clay: Cupcake Box
1pm–2:30pm · Jan 29, 2022

Family Day of Clay: Birdhouse
1pm–2:30pm · Feb 26, 2022

Family Day of Clay: Flower Bell
1pm–2:30pm · Mar 26, 2022

Age 7+Drawing Workshop: Masters' Mash-Up with Mark Gruener
10am–12pm · Feb 12, 2022

Drawing Animal and People Faces Workshop
10am–12pm · Mar 5, 2022

Drawing Workshop: Planes, Trains, Automobiles and more!
10am–12pm · Mar 19, 2022

Age 13+Teen Jewelry Workshop: Best Friends Charms w/ Hali MacLaren
1pm–4pm · Apr 2, 2022

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Teen Studio

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Tuesday

Age 11+Photography For Teens
4:30pm–6pm · Mar 1–29, 2022

Wednesday

Age 11+Teen Drawing & Painting with Louise Dusinberre
4:30pm–6:30pm · Jan 19–Mar 23, 2022

Age 13+Teen Jewelry w/Christopher Darway
4:30pm–6pm · Feb 16–Mar 23, 2022

Friday

Age 12-20Teen Studio: Hand and Wheel Ages 12+ Fridays
4:30pm–6pm · Jan 21–Mar 25, 2022

Saturday

Age 11+Teen Studio: Drawing & Painting with Louise Dusinberre
9:30am–11:30am · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

Age 12+Teen Studio: Drawing and Painting with Sasha Diehl
1pm–3pm · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

Age 15+Teen/Adult Drawing and Painting with Sasha Diehl
9:30am–12pm · Jan 22–Apr 2, 2022

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. 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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