Art Venues in Delaware
Biggs Museum of American Art
Learn: Ceramics and Pottery
Everyday Artists, Hockessin
Customization is the name of the game at this paint-your-own-pottery studio: Visitors can choose from more than 200 shapes, from bowls to mugs to animal figures before adding decorations and color glaze.
Learn: Drawing and Painting
Center for the Creative Arts, Yorklyn
Color some life into a blank canvas or doodle a masterpiece during drawing and painting classes or after-school workshops.
The Delaware Contemporary, Wilmington
Informal open-studio workshops provide pencils, charcoal, pastels, watercolor and acrylic paint, brushes and drawing boards. All ages can swap ideas, share their work and get constructive feedback from a teaching artist. Get creative again during monthly free Family Sundays.
Walters Art Museum Baltimore
Teens and adults learn about iconic artists and styles while expanding their portfolio during frequent drawing sessions themed to a different area of the venue each time. Coming up, get inspired by ancient Egypt, Early Renaissance, landscapes and architecture.
Learn: Wearable Art
Delaware Arts Conservatory, Bear
The jewelry-making course teaches kids beading and jewelry techniques, color theory, proper use of tools and wires, and how to choose threading material and follow basic patterns. Plus, students make bracelets, necklaces and earrings to show off what they’ve learned.
Your Creation Station, Middletown
In addition to DIY pottery, canvas painting and fused-glass making, the center offers tie-dye with professional-grade dyes.