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CSArts Academy – Fall & Spring Saturday Series

Intensives, workshops and camps for beginning and advanced students in: acting, animation, writing, culinary arts, dance, digital media, fashion, filmmaking, special effects makeup, instrumental music, musical theatre, production and design, song writing, ballroom dance, visual arts and more. Use code “KidsGuide10” to receive 10% off when you register!

Just Think Art

Weekly art classes for children, ages 5 and above, teenagers and adults covering various mediums (watercolors, acrylics, charcoal, oil pastels, pencils, mixed media, etc.) and subjects (sketching, calligraphy, cartooning, illustration, design, scrapbooking, etc.).

Art Steps

Students work step-by-step on a wide variety of subject matter, using a range of media such as pastel, color pencils, marker, graphite, charcoal, watercolor, acrylic, oil and more.

ARTime Studio

ARTime Studio offers classes where students can work with a combination of mediums or specialize in just pottery and ceramics. They also offer seasonal workshops, camps, special events, and party packages!

Artology Studio

Artology Studio provides walk-in programs and instructional art classes including ceramic painting, Mommy & Me, three levels of Drawing & Painting classes and more. Girl Scout programs, camps, and party packages are also available.

Averyboo Arts

Averyboo Arts is a creativity center for kids ages 2-13. Classes include Pee Wee Art, Little Picassos, Clay, Awesome Art, Drawing & Cartooning, Sculpting Fundamentals and more! Plus, Creativity Lab on Saturdays and birthday party packages.

Chuck Jones Center for Creativity

Chuck Jones Center for Creativity, named after Chuck Jones, one of the fathers of Bugs Bunny and the Road Runner, offers private and semi-private art painting lessons, workshops for Girl Scouts, and a free Drop In & Draw program!

Fibo Kids Art Academy

Fibo Kids Art Academy offers drawing and painting classes to children ages 4-18 weekday afternoons and Saturday mornings. Fibo also offers fun birthday parties that begin with a customized art project followed by games, cake, and presents!

Fullerton Museum Center

Visit the Museum for their Wednesday Art Studio, a hands-on art class for grades 1-6. Students will enjoy painting, drawing, printmaking, clay sculpting and more!

Huntington Beach Art Center

HBAC offers a wide range of fine art classes for preschoolers, youth and teens. Classes include drawing, painting, watercolor, photography, filmmaking, clay, and a variety of dance and music. Summer art camp is also available.

Inspyr Arts

Drawing and painting classes include landscape, portraiture, cartoon, and still life. Also, anime illustration, character design, fashion illustration, figure drawing, and portfolio development. Birthday parties are also offered.

Irvine Art and Music

Art programs for kids and teens that feature foundation art projects in drawing and painting using a variety of media. Young artists learn portraits, figures, animals and still life. Older students dive deeper into landscapes, architectural backgrounds, perspective and more.

Irvine Fine Arts Center

Art classes, open studio programs, events, and exhibitions for all ages in fully-equipped art studios. They also offer seasonal, half or full-day art and culinary camps for kids.

Little Planet Art Lab

Fundamental drawing and painting classes and also a handcrafting class where kids can make ceramic sculptures, sewing projects, 3D design and more! There are also single project classes where kids can make a handcrafted music box or painting. Summer camp and art parties also offered.

Long Beach Museum of Art

Family ArtMaking Workshops are offered for free on the Museum’s lawn with a view of the ocean. September – May., third Sunday of the month; June, – August, every Sunday. Free museum admission after 3 p.m. on Thursdays, and half-price all day Fridays.

Muckenthaler Cultural Center

Youth classes range from dance to drawing, acrylic and watercolor painting, children’s ceramics, indigenous and traditional ceramics classes, photography, jewelry, mosaics, sewing for fun and function, dramatic storytelling, animation and the digital arts, creative and song writing, musical and dramatic theater, plus many more! A multi-arts summer camp is also available.

Palette Station

In-studio art classes are designed for ages 5+. They teach and develop core artistic skills in drawing, illustration, and color theory using multiple mediums. Girl Scouts can also earn the painting or drawing badge in one session.

School of Art

Art lessons for all ages, from beginner to advanced using mediums like pastel, charcoal, watercolor, acrylic, oils and more.

Sounds of Color Studio

Programs include music, arts, fashion and sewing, photography, digital media, musical theatre, and foreign languages. The studio also hosts custom-themed, private birthday parties. Ask about their free introductory lesson.