Looking for an art or craft class or activity for your child?  There are lots of options in the area (and most of them teach adults too, so consider this for yourself!)  Know of other options?  Please share via a comment.

Photo from The Art Project

Photo from The Art Project

Memphis College of Art
summer art camp (ages 4-16), Summer Academy (high school students), Saturday School during the school year (ages 5-16), and 16+ year olds can take adult classes

The Art Project
workshops for ages 3+, free play times available too

Flicker Street Studio
Saturday Studios (ages 16+), camps and workshops (ages 5-18)

Singleton Community Center
Classes for adults and children, starting at age 5

The Art House
Memphis Jewish Community Center, East Memphis
Mommy and Me classes (age 2-3) plus art, photography and sewing classes for ages 4-18.  Membership is not required, but does get you a discount.

Dixon Gallery & Gardens
East Memphis
Mini Masters (ages 2-4) on Tuesdays, Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5-9) on Wednesdays, Open Studio (ages 15+) on Fridays, classes, camps and other family events. Visit the museum and gardens for free on Saturdays 10am-noon.

Easel Town
East Memphis
Camps, after-school and private classes

Art Stew
Summer Camp and school-year Saturday classes for ages 6-12

Collierville Arts Academy
Art classes for ages 7+

Seize The Clay
Pottery painting, mosaics and jewelry making workshops, camps and classes

Paint a Piece
pottery painting, canvas, glass fusing, silver clay and more

Painting with a Twist
Family Fun Nights, birthdays, ages 15+ can attend adult classes (accompanied by adult)

Pinot’s Palette
East Memphis
paint parties for kids and adults, ages 13+ can attend adult classes (accompanied by adult)

Kid craft classes, birthday parties and $2 Saturday Kids Club events (ages 3+).

Jo-Ann Fabrics
Sewing, knitting, crocheting, cake decorating and crafting classes.

Museums To Visit

Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
free on Wednesdays, lots of family programming

Dixon Gallery & Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Visit the museum and gardens for free on Saturdays 10am-noon.

Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art
119 South Main Street

The Pink Palace
3050 Central Ave.
watch for special exhibits

National Ornamental Metal Museum
374 Metal Museum Drive
amazing metalwork exhibits, iron pours and blacksmith demonstrations Saturdays EMM Review