Visual Art Programs

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Abrakadoodle Art Baltimore



2101 Cranbourne Rd.
Timonium, MD 21093

Age:2-14
Average Class Sizes:6-20
Pat Lakatta
(410) 561 - 9220

plakatta@abrakadoodle.com
Programs:

Mixed media.
STEAM, standards-based School Year Programs via one-year contracts.
Brings customized Art On-site Field Trips to organizations/schools.
Offers full-summer, art-inclusion programs as a camp component.


Abrakadoodle Art Education



2244 Autumn Valley Circle
Gambrills, MD 21054

Age:2-14
Average Class Sizes:6-20
Marianne Daley
(410) 381 - 5566

mdaley@abrakadoodle.com
Programs:

Multi-Media, Process Art Emphasis, Standards-based programs


Comments:Travels to your location, Will customize classes for your needs

After School Art



12116 Deer Haven Rd.
Marriottsville, MD 21104

Age:5 yrs.-Gr. 12
Average Class Sizes:3-8
Zina Poliszuk
(410) 442 - 4445

zapart1@msn.com
Programs:

drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, jewelry, crafts.


Comments:Curriculum based on understanding and use of age-appropriate design elements with inspiration from master works and art history. Very small group classes, grouped by age and/or grade, with individualized instruction. Homeschool classes available.

Annie the Kinderklown - Studio Annie



4411 St. Thomas Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21206

Age:5-up
Diana Fowlkes
(410) 464 - 2213


Programs:

Balloon twisting, balloon decorations, the art of clowning


Opportunities:Volunteer opportunities for youth
Comments:Visit Annie the Kinderklown on Facebook.

Art Exposure



1410 William St.
Baltimore, MD 21230

Age:2-18
Average Class Sizes:10
Ann Wiker
(410) 404 - 3587

AEArtDealer@aol.com
Programs:

Drawing, oil and watercolor painting, clay, paper mache, collage, photography, jewelry making, printmaking, more.


Comments:Afterschool, evening and weekend art classes. Private lessons.

Art Lessons for Children



1814 Greenberry Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21209

Age:4-up
Average Class Sizes:student/teacher ratio 1:1-3:1
Sheila Hack
(410) 578 - 3999

tomsheila41@comcast.net
Programs:

All media


Comments:Professional artist with 30 years experience gives individual attention to nurture creativity and self-expression. Special needs, gifted and talented, and homeschool provider. Completely equipped studio, handicapped accessible.

Artsy Partsy



707 Old Donaldson Ave.
Severn, MD 21144

Age:3-9
Average Class Sizes:15
Jayleen Kilgore
(443) 685 - 5945

office@artsypartsy.net
Programs:

Painting, drawing, creative arts


Comments:Homeschool group classes available.

Baltimore Museum of Art



10 Art Museum Dr.
Baltimore, MD 21218

Age:6 - 14

(443) 573 - 1700

info@artbma.org
Programs:

Free Family Sundays, Close Encounters Program, Sketch Packs


Opportunities:Student art shows

Baltimore School for the Arts TWIGS Program -To Work in Gaining Skills



712 Cathedral St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

Age:Grades 4-8
Average Class Sizes:15
Becky Mossing
(443) 642 - 5167

gking@bsfa.org
Comments:The TWIGS visual arts program, taught by professional artists, provides opportunities for students to explore and expand their imaginations while also developing fundamental artistic skills. Children must be residents of Baltimore City and qualify by audi

Carroll Arts Center



91 W. Main St.
Westminster, MD 21157

Age:5-up
Average Class Sizes:18

(410) 848 - 7272

info@carrollcountyartscouncil.org
Programs:

Visual arts classes


Comments:Some classes are sponsored by the Arts Council, others are offered by independent teachers and organizations. Members' discounts and scholarships available.

CCBC



800 S. Rolling Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21228

Age:6-16
Average Class Sizes:10 -15
Ang Robinson
(443) 840 - 4700

arobinson@ccbcmd.edu
Programs:

May include drawing, painting, cartooning, clay, costume making, Japanese anime & manga


Comments:Classes are held at various CCBC campuses and community locations

Chantiles Studio of Fine Art



7 Florida Rd.
Towson, MD 21204

Age:6-18
Average Class Sizes:8
Georgia Chantiles-Ruby
(410) 337 - 9009

chantilesart@aol.com
Programs:

Drawing, painting, scratch-boards, watercolors, oils, clay, pastels, stone carving, pariscraft sculpture, silk painting


Comments:Instructor is experienced working in private schools. Visit their FB page for more information.

Chesapeake Arts Center



194 Hammonds Lane
Brooklyn Park, MD 21225

Age:All
Average Class Sizes:10
Nicole Caracia
(410) 636 - 6597

info@chesapeakearts.org
Programs:

Pottery, Dance, Visual Arts, Gallery Exhibit


Opportunities:Exhibits

Columbia Association Art Center



6100 Foreland Garth
Columbia, MD 21045

Age:PreK-up
Average Class Sizes:12

(410) 730 - 0075

art.staff@columbiaassociation.org
Opportunities:Exhibits

Community Art Center of Towson University



8000 York Rd.
Towson, MD 21252

Age:5-12
Average Class Sizes:12
Bonnie Reynolds
(410) 704 - 2351

cac@towson.edu
Programs:

Drawing, painting, sculpture, clay


Opportunities:Exhibits

Creative Alliance



3134 Eastern Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21224

Age:All
Average Class Sizes:15
Linda DePalma
(410) 276 - 1651

info@creativealliance.org
Programs:

Open Minds Art Club; Kerplunk! Family drop-in arts classes


Comments:Free family drop-in arts classes on Saturdays. Afterschool arts classes.

Creative Art Lessons with Fane Brenner



8214 Brattle Rd.
Pikesville, MD 21208

Age:5-12
Average Class Sizes:3
Fane Brenner
(410) 655 - 3427


Programs:

Drawing, painting, mixed media, collage


Opportunities:Exhibits

Digital Art Making with Sarah Butcher Art



7 Stream Run Court
Timonium, MD 21093

Age:8-adult
Average Class Sizes:8
Sarah Butcher
(410) 868 - 1088

sagehare@outlook.com
Programs:

Digital Art Making with Mobile Devices


Comments:I am a professional artist and art educator with over 20 years of experience as an artist and art educator. I have extensive knowledge in the realm of digital art creation.

Exploration Art School



102 North Main Street, Suite B2
Bel Air, MD 21014

Age:5 - adult
Average Class Sizes:Small Group, Medium Group and private & semi-private lessons
Nicki Jergensen
(443) 601 - 9282

Info@explorationartschool.com
Programs:

Drawing, Painting, Mixed Media & Portfolio Development.
Birthday Parties & Camps.


Opportunities:Art exhibits, Bel Air Festival of the Arts
Comments:Individualized art program that focuses on building self-esteem through art. Experienced art educator. Specialized training with learning differences and portfolio development.

Fink School of Traditional Art



301 Main Street
Reisterstown, MD 21136

Age:7 and up
Average Class Sizes:8
Alan Fink
(410) 526 - 4024

info@finkartschool.com
Programs:

Drawing, pastels, oils, sculpture, portfolio development for magnet school programs and college.

School features permanent student gallery where students can show and sell their work year round.


Opportunities:exhibits
Comments:Individual instruction.

Gymboree Play & Music



6470 Dobbin Rd.
Columbia, MD 21045

Age:Inf.-5 yrs.
Average Class Sizes:10

(410) 730 - 4410

columbiamd@gymboreeclasses.com
Programs:

Music, play, art, birthday parties and more.


Opportunities:Family fun days and events

Hanging on a Whim



828 W. 36th St.
Baltimore, MD 21211

Age:8-up
Brenda Carroll
(410) 467 - 3233

brendahangingonawhim@comcast.net
Programs:

arts and crafts


Comments:.

Howard County Center for the Arts



8510 High Ridge Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Age:5 to adult
Average Class Sizes:7
Pam Perna
(410) 313 - 2787

info@hocoarts.org
Programs:

Offering students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities a chance to discover their unique creative talents through a wide variety of classes.


Opportunities:gallery exhibits

Jubilee Arts



1947 Pennsylvania Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217

Age:6-18
Average Class Sizes:5-15
Nora Howell
(410) 728 - 1199

info@jubileeartsbaltimore.org
Programs:

Mixed Media, Ceramics (hand building and mosaics), Drawing, Painting, Ballet, Hip Hop, Yoga etc.


Opportunities:Exhibit work at Jubilee & some sales opportunities
Comments:Jubilee Arts is a fun and welcoming community focused arts program.

Kerplunk! at The Creative Alliance



3134 Eastern Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21224

Age:All
Average Class Sizes:20
Rachel Miller
(410) 276 - 1651

rachel@creativealliance.org
Programs:

FREE Saturday Family drop-in art class, Kerplunk!


Comments:Visit from 12-3pm on Saturdays, tour the galleries and create a project based on the current exhibition. Open to all ages, no registration required.

Maryland Institute College of Art/Young People’s Studios



1300 Mt. Royal Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21217

Age:Gr. 1-12
Average Class Sizes:12-15
Sarah Maravetz
(410) 225 - 2219

spcs@mica.edu
Programs:

Young People's Studios


Opportunities:Exhibits, portfolio prep
Comments:Classes suit the educational needs of specific grade levels and give students an opportunity to immerse themselves in an array of studio experiences.

Mitchell School of Fine Arts



6247 Falls Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21209

Age:5-up
Average Class Sizes:8
Trevor Twist
(410) 296 - 0077

themitchellschool@gmail.com
Programs:

Classical drawing, watercolor, oil, pastel, portraits, landscape, youth art classes.


Opportunities:Portfolio prep
Comments:Providing a teaching space where Baltimore children can study, discuss, create and celebrate art.

New Freedom Art



2192 Bailey Ave.
New Freedom, PA 17349

Age:4-13
Average Class Sizes:10
Molly Adler
(443) 838 - 5736

molly@newfreedomart.com
Programs:

YOUTH ART CLASS
Students work in a variety of mediums including charcoal, pastel, graphite, watercolor and acrylics. We teach students the use of proper shape and proportion along with compositional skills.


Opportunities:Art shows
Comments:Personalized Art Instruction for children meets one hour each week on Thursdays at 4:30 and 5:30. All classes are on-going and you may start at any time. Monthly tuition $45.00. Our program encourages individual expression while teaching new skills, ideas

Painting Workshop (The)



1605 Sulgrave Ave
Baltimore, MD 21209

Average Class Sizes:10
Rachael Gardner

classes@thepaintingworkshop.com
Programs:

Summer Camp, Painting and Drawing classes,
Sculpture, Comics, and more!


Prism



5802 Roland Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21212

Age:ages 6-12
Average Class Sizes:12-18
Robin Williams
(443) 801 - 0841

innerharborwellness@gmail.com
Programs:

Classes in Mindfulness, visual art, yoga, music, drama, dance


Comments:Children can unplug from daily stresses and tune into wellbeing through a variety of experiential and expressive activities.

School 33 Art Center



1427 Light St.
Baltimore, MD 21230

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:8-10

(443) 263 - 4350

school33@promotionandarts.org
Opportunities:Exhibitions

SIRIN Art Studio



8136 Phirne Rd. E
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Age:4-adult
Average Class Sizes:6-10
Inna Slutskya
(443) 254 - 7454
www.sirinartstudio.com
sirinartstudio@gmail.com
Programs:

Art Classes for children and adults.
We specialize in conservatory style teaching, individualized approach to every child’s needs and interests. We help children to explore their creativity through various art mediums and techniques, including drawing, painting, sculpting, printing, pottery and much more.


Opportunities:Sleepaway Art Camp for Girls
Comments:Professional art Studio led by Inna Slutskaya, MFA, offers high quality art classes for children 4 and up. Sirin Art Studio is a great place to start and learn fundamentals as well as a place for students seeking in-depth continuous art instruction.

Staub Art Studio



1709 Edmondson Ave.
Catonsville, MD 21228

Age:6-up
Average Class Sizes:13
Maria Goebel
(410) 744 - 9001

artstaub@verizon.net
Programs:

Drawing, painting


Opportunities:exhibits
Comments:Teaching at all levels. Portfolio preparation for magnet schools, gifted & talented programs, high schools, colleges.

Walters Art Museum (The)



600 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

Age:All
Average Class Sizes:Varies
Kate Barutha
(410) 547 - 9000

familyprograms@thewalters.org
Programs:

Drop-in Art Activities & ArtCarts; Family Festivals; ArtTots & ArtKids Preschool Programs; Walk, Wonder & Create Family Tours; Scout Museum Days; Sensory Mornings; ArtBabies & ArtCubs Baby & Pre-toddler Programs; ArtAccents Bilingual Family Tours.


Comments:Sensory Mornings offers accessible museum programming designed specifically for children with sensory processing disorders and their families. Tour galleries, participate in hands-on stations and create a work of art in a private studio. Phone pre-registr

Zoll Studio of Fine Art



15 W. Aylesbury Rd., Suite 601
Timonium, MD 21093

Age:5-14
Average Class Sizes:6/1 student/teacher ratio
Judy Funk
(410) 296 - 0233

zollstudio@yahoo.com
Programs:

"Beginner Realism"; sculpture; drawing, painting, pastel, watercolor; Portfolio prep.


Comments:Students learn to draw and paint using the classical methods of the Old Masters. Emphasis for younger students focuses on increasing drawing, painting, and sculpting abilities while incorporating traditional techniques.