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
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 27–Nov 22, 2021

Tuesday

Age 7-10Ages 7-9 Art Around the World with Candace Stringer
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Nov 16, 2021

Age 7+FUNdamentals of Drawing & Painting Ages 7+ Tuesdays
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Nov 16, 2021

Pottery club (7-9) Tuesday w/Maggie Hanner
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Nov 16, 2021

Age 9+Ages 9+ Pottery Wheel Throwing Tuesdays w/ Ryan Wheeler
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Nov 16, 2021

Age 11+Teen Drawing & Painting with Louise Dusinberre
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Nov 16, 2021

Age 13+Teen Jewelry w/Chris Darway
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 28–Nov 16, 2021

Wednesday

Age 4-7Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay Wed AM w/Susan Branco
9:30am–11:30am · Sep 29–Nov 17, 2021

Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay w/Susan Branco Wed Afternoon
1pm–3pm · Sep 29–Nov 17, 2021

Age 7+Artist Studio Ages 7+ w/Susan Branco Wednesdays
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 29–Nov 17, 2021

Pottery club (7-9) Wednesdays w/Maggie Hanner
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 29–Nov 17, 2021

Age 8+Ages 7+ Cartooning Wednesday
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 29–Nov 17, 2021

Thursday

Age 11+Photography For Teens
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 30–Nov 4, 2021

Age 7+Artist Studio Ages 7+ w/Susan Branco Thursdays
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 30–Nov 18, 2021

Drawing & Painting Techniques w/Mark Gruener
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 30–Nov 18, 2021

Age 9+Ages 9+ Pottery Wheel Throwing Thursdays w/ Ryan Wheeler
4:30pm–6pm · Sep 30–Nov 18, 2021

Age 12+Teen Drawing with Sharon Henderson McHugh
4:15pm–6:15pm · Sep 30–Nov 18, 2021

Friday

Age 2-4Ages 2-3 Two For Art Friday
10am–11am · Oct 1–Nov 19, 2021

Age 8+Ages 7+ Cartooning Friday
4:30pm–6pm · Oct 1–Nov 19, 2021

Age 12-20Teen Studio: Hand and Wheel Ages 12+ Fridays
4:30pm–6pm · Oct 1–Nov 19, 2021

Saturday

Age 12+Teen Copper & Brass Stacking Rings Workshop w/Hali MacLaren
1pm–4pm · Sep 25, 2021

Teen Silver Monogrammed Stack Ring Workshop w/ Hali MacLaren
1pm–4pm · Oct 23, 2021

Age 13+Teen Studio Workshop: Foundations of Drawing
1pm–3pm · Oct 2, 2021

Teen Drawing & Painting w/Abigail Synnestvedt
9:30am–12pm · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Teen Bracelet 2-Day Workshop: PMC & Titanium
10pm–3am · Nov 13–20, 2021

Age 7-10Beautiful Beads: Basic Beading Techniques ages 7-9
9:30am–11:30am · Oct 2–30, 2021

Thematic Cartooning Workshop with Mark Gruener
1pm–3pm · Dec 4, 2021

Age 4-7Ages 4-6 Kinder Art & Clay Saturday w/Susan Branco
9:30am–11am · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Age 7+FUNdamentals of Drawing & Painting Ages 7+ Saturday
1pm–2:30pm · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Pottery Club (7-9) Saturday Afternoon
1:30pm–3pm · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Pottery club (7-9) Saturday Morning
9:30am–11am · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Drawing Animal and People Faces
1pm–3pm · Dec 11, 2021

Age 8+Ages 7+ Cartooning Saturday
9:30am–11am · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Manga Mania Workshop
10am–12pm · Dec 4, 2021

Superheroes Saturday Workshop
10am–12pm · Dec 11, 2021

The Art of Fantasy Workshop
10am–12pm · Dec 18, 2021

Age 9+Ages 9+ Pottery Hand and Wheel w/ Ryan Wheeler
1pm–3pm · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Ages 9-12 Pottery Hand and Wheel w/Susan Branco
11:30am–1pm · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Age 11+Teen Studio Drawing & Painting Louise Dusinberre
9:30am–11:30am · Oct 2–Nov 20, 2021

Age 6+Family Day of Clay: Pumpkin Treat Bowl
1pm–2:30pm · Oct 16, 2021

Family Day of Clay: Friendly Owl
1pm–2:30pm · Nov 13, 2021

Family Day of Clay: Snowman Lantern
1pm–2:30pm · Dec 4, 2021

Age 10+Kitchen Table Printmaking Workshop
1pm–3pm · Oct 23, 2021

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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