The Arts Studio at the East Area Family YMCA is one of the busiest Y-based arts studios in the country, serving hundreds of students each week with a wide variety of quality arts education programs. Our professional instructors are ready to help you explore your creativity while learning artistic techniques in different media.

Programs are available throughout the year, and our Spring 2 2018 session registration begins April 9. The six week session begins in the week of April 29.

Arts Programs for Kids and their Families

For more information on the programs below, see the Arts Studio program guide, or just call us.

  • Arts Parties at the Arts Studio (ages 5+)
  • Family Art Nights every third Thursday or Saturday monthly
  • Art Programs for Home School kids
  • Earn your Scout badges: classes for Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts (Certified Merit Badge Counselor).
  • Acrylic painting & watercolor classes
  • Sewing & Crochet for all skills - creating functional and decorative garnments
  • Art Starters for kids and their parents with children Ages 2-4
  • Combo Art Ceramics and Painting, 2 age groups ranging from 3 to 10
  • Design Monsters Class for Kids on Mondays
  • Handbuilding and Wheel Throwing, for children Ages 8-14