It is during childhood that individual personalities start to form, so it’s wise for us to introduce our children to as many positive influences as possible.
Creativity has long been viewed as a cornerstone of success for people, so giving children the chance to be creative and express themselves freely is paramount for an enjoyable upbringing.

Luckily, there are plenty of exciting options for crafty kids in Phoenix who are looking to explore their artistic side – from brand-new activities they’ve never tried before to classes based on what they already love!

Check out these awesome options for art classes for kids in and around Phoenix:

Rachel’s Young at Art Studio fosters a safe, positive, and loving atmosphere to encourage each child’s social and emotional growth and development through art. 

Classes include Mommy & Me, Paint with a Pal, Simple Sensory, Little Builders, Crafternoons, and the Mini Monets After School Program!

6990 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, USA

Creative Color Art Studio is a fun painting studio that offers art classes and parties for adults and children.

The Young Vincents program offers art fun, art education, and art parties for kids ages 6 to 12 and Teens.  Plan a creative Kids’ Birthday Party or encourage your child’s young talent by enrolling them in After School Art, School Holiday Art Classes, or Summer Art camps!

8300 North Hayden Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA

Let your inner artist out at Board and Brush Creative Studio! This is a place for creating unique wood decor projects from scratch in a fun and friendly atmosphere. 

The DIY Kids’ Parties allow kids to let their creativity run wild while giving them a hands-on, instructor-led experience that they will never forget. Perfect for birthday parties, summer activities, Kids’ Camps, or just a fun day out, these private kids’ DIY events are the ultimate party idea!

538 South Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296, USA

Pinspiration is a DIY creative studio space where everyone (young and old) is an artist!

The studios host classes, workshops, kids camps, parents’ nights out, crafting community events, and much more! 

5410 East High Street, Phoenix, AZ, USA

As You Wish first is a paint-your-own pottery studio.

It offers monthly classes for artists ages 2-92! Have some fun, flex your creative muscles, and learn all the tips n’ tricks from talented instructors.

21001 N Tatum Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85050, USA

Young Rembrandts are the top art franchise offering drawing classes for preschool and elementary kids.

YR Franchisees are local leaders who use art to create opportunities for young learners to grow into awesome kids!

West Valley Phoenix Metro

Phoenix Center for the Arts has a variety of art classes for adults and youth, taught by professional Teaching Artists: visual arts, performing arts, online and outdoor classes, as well as one or two-day workshops, and classes en español.

Students can choose from two Phoenix locations to take classes, Phoenix Center for the Arts in Downtown Phoenix and Thunderbird Arts Center in North Phoenix.

1202 North 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA

The Scottsdale Artists’ School Youth & Teen Academy is Arizona’s premier art school for youth and teens and provides engaging fine art classes in professional art studios equipped with studio lighting, easels, props, and tools.

During these classes, students have the opportunity to experience a variety of art projects and will explore the decision-making and problem-solving skills used while creating art.

3720 North Marshall Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

At Art for Fun! Studio and Gallery, there is no need to wait to join an introductory course.

Classes are kept small so all students receive one-on-one instruction. Classes options include fused glass, ceramics, silk painting, mosaics, watercolor, textured acrylics, collages, polymer clay, painting on glass, and more!

The studio also offers birthday parties and summer camps!

3508 N 7th Street, Ste 115 South, Phoenix, Arizona 85014

ASU Art Museum features amazing exhibitions that are focused on politically, socially, and environmentally engaged work by regional and international artists.

The ASU Art Museum offers educational art activities for families, such as Art at home and other special events.

The Children’s Art Workshop is unique as a community program that has a mission to serve all children, ages 5-15, throughout the Phoenix area that are interested in learning about art. 

51 E 10th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, USA

Kids will be learning art techniques as well as learning facts about whatever they are painting for a well-rounded, educational art experience!

The studio offers Mommy and Me Art Classes, Homeschool Art Classes, Artist Gift Set, and many options for Art Classes for Kids!

1st Ave and, W Happy Valley Rd, Phoenix, AZ 8508

Drops of Rainbow Fine Art is a fine art school for children and adults.

You will find many classes, workshops, events, and summer camps, and you can host birthday parties for your little one as well!

7601 E Thunderbird Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260