Kids' Art Classes at Maryland Hall

Expand your child's world and grow their imagination and overall wellness with an arts class. For over four decades, we have specialized in the best arts classes for kids from our area's top experienced Teaching Artists. With a flexible class schedule and a nearly endless possibility of mediums and projects, we will provide your child with an enriching experience. We even offer parent/child workshops for a family bonding experience! Currently offering virtual classes and small outdoor workshops, we can help you supplement your child's distance learning this marking period.

This Season's Arts & Crafts Classes

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    5 +
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $30
    Non-Member Price
    $55

    Children, parents, grandparents, and friends are welcome to this one-day painting work shop where we'll create some fabulous canvas paintings and enjoy a themed snack together. A materials fee of $5 is due to the instructor the day of the workshop. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io.

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    10-12+
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $145
    Non-Member Price
    $170

    Learn to draw people and their portraits with ease in this course. Young artists will master facial features and figures in both abstract, illustrated, and realistic styles. Through sketchbook journaling, and final drawings and paintings, learners will be able to confidently develop and draw their very own characters, and portraits of the people most important to them. New and returning students welcome as this course features new artworks for 2021. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io. No class 11/27. Materials List: Ebony Pencil & Eraser, Drawing Pad 9x12 or Larger, Colored Pencils, Permanent ink pen with fine tip, other color media of students choosing.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    9-12+
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $145
    Non-Member Price
    $170

    This class will start with mixing acrylic paints to create new colors for seasons, weather effects, oceans, clouds, fur, feathers and more. Students will pick their own subject matter for their painting. Photos are a must, and should be in hand for the second class. No Ipads or Phone photos please. A materials fee of $45 is due to the instructor at the first class and covers all materials needed for the two paintings students will create in this class. An itmeized list of these materials is available upon request. Students will have an chance to work on an easel with a stretched canvas in this class. No class on 11/27. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    6-8+
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $135
    Non-Member Price
    $160

    This class offers a fun introduction to acrylic painting with daily lessons on color mixing and painting, fur, feathers, clouds, oceans and many other subjects. Students must bring photos of their subject to class the first day. No portraits please. Subjects may be animals, still life or landscape. Please a drink and a smock daily. A materials fee of $35 is due to the instructor at the first class. No class on 11/27. An itemized list of these materials available upon request. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Clare Shepherd
    Ages
    6+
    Room Number
    117A
    Member Price
    $45
    Non-Member Price
    $70

    Beginner class for all ages including how to decorate and layer the art glass using stencils, stringers, confetti, repurposed glass, and frit to form a beautiful Sushi /Appetizer plate with companion Wasabi or sauce dish just in time for the Holidays. Simple instructions helps Parent and Child create these plates by designing from their own imagination, with help as needed from instructor. No experience necessary for this 2 hour class. No cutting required.  (Chopsticks not included.) For more information, please contact the instructor at clare.p.shepherd@gmail.com. (Parents should register just the child for this class, not themselves.)