All of our instructed paint classes are FAMILY FRIENDLY! This is a great way to spend quality time with your kids. Come to our studio and enjoy some family time, creatively! We also welcome those with needs to attend any of our regular classes or Open Studio hours with an aid or family member.
Watch the calendar page for dates, times, and details.
Painting class prices range from $25-$42 per artist.
See our Open Art Studio information to come as a family and paint a variety of designs at a reduced rate!
Art Enrichment Program 2023:
Every week we will have a new project or explore a different medium! This small group program will be for all school aged students; instructions and challenges will be tailored to different age levels. 6-week sessions will be on Thursdays from 4–5pm at our studio. Per full session fee is $165 for 6 dates. If you are joining late, the cost will be prorated.
2023 Enrichment March/April 4:30-5:30pm:
3/2: Bean Art Animals Pt 1- (collage materials)
3/9: Bean Art Animals Pt 2- (acrylic)
3/16: "Sham" Rock Painting- (enamel)
3/23: DIY Succulent - (modeling foam)
3/30: Jellyfish- (watercolor with resist methods)
4/6: Pupil Dreamscapes (drawing/ colored pencil)
DIRECT LINK FOR 2023 March/April: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/art-enrichment-2023-march-april/
2023 Enrichment April/May 4:30pm - 5:30pm:
4/20: Monster- Watercolor
4/27: Light up Jar- Acrylic
5/4: Light up Jar- Fill
5/11: Scribble Shape Art- Oil Pastel
5/18: Beach Sculpture- Mixed Media
5/25: Free Paint Party
DIRECT LINK FOR 2023 April/May: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/art-enrichment-2023-april-may/
Workshops for Kids:
Drop your kids off at the studio for a special painting workshop! Open to all school-aged kids.
Painting Workshop 3/11/23: Kids do St. Patrick's day themed rock painting and a painting that can be easily framed.
Painting Workshop 4/1/23: Kids create a fun bunny clay project and a painting that can be easily framed.
We do not have dates planned for Mini-Art at this time. Please email us with interest.
Here at Art in Mind, we want to pass on the importance of Art Education to our earliest learners. This class focuses on children ages 3-6. We are very excited to teach this age once again!
Our MINI-Art curriculum is centered around literature and a variety of interesting, open-ended materials. An interactive story time will be followed with exploring a variety of art media, which will inspire creativity. During each class your child will design a unique project that they will take home. Parents may drop off or join-in! All supplies included/no experience necessary!
January 2023: Exciting winter themes!
Link for 1/10/23: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/mini-art-enrichment-1-10-23-preschool-age/
Link for 1/24/23: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/mini-art-enrichment-1-24-23-preschool-age/
COMICS CLASS WITH NATALIE!
We love comics! Join us for a fun environment focusing on story development, character design, and fostering personal creativity. 4-week sessions will be every other Wednesday from 4:00–5:00pm.
Break Week Comics Workshop:
Thursday, February 23rd @ 10:30-12pm
Link to register: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/comics-workshop-for-kids-2-23-23-1030am/
Comics Club Spring 2023:
Every Other Wednesday: 3/8, 3/22, 4/5, 4/19 @ 4-5pm
Link to register: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/comics-with-natalie-spring-2023/
These lessons are for those who would love private art instruction at any age and for most forms of media. We offer these lessons to artists of all abilities, even those with special needs who are just looking for an expressive outlet. No experience necessary.
Lessons are by appointment only.
Private lessons run $45 per hour of instruction. All supplies included.
Special needs/therapeutic lessons run $50-$60 per hour of instruction. All supplies included. Call us: 518-477-3798
Leave your busy schedules and the stresses of the world at the door as you enter our peaceful studio atmosphere. Open Studio is typically held every Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, plus many days off from school. No experience is necessary, and all ages are welcome – a great option for family time! We welcome those with needs to attend any of our regular classes or Open Studio hours with an aid or family member.
Open Art Studio is a drop-in time that costs $26 per 1 hour session to paint one of our hundreds of designs on an 11″ x 14″ canvas. We will pre-sketch images on the canvas for you! You may choose other surfaces (wood, slate, tile, or glass) or upgrade your canvas size for a small additional supply fee. If a project takes more than an hour you will be charged a $13 finish-up fee. We offer 4 special paintings each month for just $20 each (1 hour session). On Thursdays seniors paint any painting for $20 (11″ x 14″ canvas). We also have various art media for those who just want to work with paper, and we have a few crafty projects as well.
No preregistration is necessary – check our calendar for Open Art hours and all our other events.
Open Art Studio is not a fully instructed class, though we are here to guide you and to provide basic art instruction, samples, ideas, as well as various stencils/tracers to help ensure your success. Please keep in mind that you will be working independently as we come around the room to assist.
Come celebrate with us creatively for your birthday party! Hosting parties is one of our favorite specialties here at the studio. It is always amazing to watch the unique creativity of a young artist come to life with a paint brush and canvas! Their creativity also blooms when making a fun imaginary fairy garden or whipping up a culinary delight!
See our Plan an Event page for more information and our Painting Gallery page for painting options!
Hosting parties is one of our favorite specialties here at the studio, as well as off-site!
We know how busy life can be and how much time goes into planning the perfect birthday party or other special event for the young artists in your life. With a Paint Party To-Go or an Adopt-a-Pet Party Kit you can relax and leave the planning to us. That's right… we will do ALL the prep work and provide you with ALL supplies and instructions needed for you to facilitate the best party ever in your own home!!
Great for BIRTHDAYS, GIRL SCOUT BADGES, SLEEPOVER ACTIVITIES, & SPECIAL EVENTS!
Grab a complete Paint Party To-Go from Art in Mind to have the best party ever in your own home! Purchase through this link: https://artinmindstudio.com/product/paint-party-to-go-package/ or call us to customize: 518-477-3798
Grab an Adopt-a-Pet Party Kit here: https://artinmindstudio.com/product/adopt-a-pet-party-to-go-package/
Chef’s Club is back! Class is held on Thursdays from either 4:30-5:30 pm or 5:45-6:45 pm. Each session will be held safely at the studio. Your child will make a delicious and fun recipe each week! The recipes that require baking will leave with each chef, fully prepared to bake at home. No baking or eating will be done at the studio. Ages 7 and up. All supplies included.
The cost for the full 4 weeks of this session is $125.00. If you are joining late the cost will be pro-rated.
2/2: Mini Heart Pizzas: Chefs will be making a homemade pizza crust and creating mini pizzas to take home to cook.
2/9: Mini Heart Fruit Pies: Bakers will be making mini pies with a homemade fruit filling. They will take them home to bake.
2/16: Homemade Sugar Cookies: Bakers will be making sugar cookies from scratch with sprinkles (they can make heart shapes as well!) and will take them home to bake.
3/2: Peppermint Popcorn Bark: Chefs will combine sweet and salty ingredients to make a delicious snack!
All supplies included / No experience necessary.
Be sure to register early, as the spots sell out quickly.
Link to register: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/chefs-club-february-2023/
3/9: Key Lime Pie: Chefs will be learning to make a yummy key lime pie, starting with their own gram cracker crust.
3/16: Shamrock Cookies: Bakers will be learning to make cookies that begin with a cake mix. They will take shamrock cookies home to bake.
3/23: Ham & Cheese Pinwheels: Chefs will learn to make ham & cheese pinwheels and will take them home to bake.
3/30: Homemade Cornbread: Bakers will learn how to make homemade cornbread and will take the recipe home to bake.
All supplies included / No experience necessary.
Be sure to register early, as the spots sell out quickly.
Link to register: https://artinmindstudio.com/events/chefs-club-march-2023/
Summer time and school breaks couldn't be more fun for kids & teens at Art in Mind !
Our summer schedule consists of weekly art camps, each with a different theme, taught by excellent educated instructors. These exciting camps will develop artistic skills utilizing a variety of media and approaches in a fun small group setting.
Our weekly camp themes and projects change every summer, allowing kids to come back each year to try something new!
We also often offer mini-camps/workshops during school breaks - keep checking in!
The 2023 Summer Art Camp schedule is up! Click here for details!
*We also offer an "early bird" discount for summer camp registrations made before April 1st! Use online code EARLY23 at online checkout!
At Art in Mind we realize how important it is for homeschool parents to give their kids the best possible education they can. Integral to an excellent educational program is the inclusion of fine arts, which has been proven to be essential in so many ways. The benefits include enhancing motor skills, fostering creativity, learning about history, recognizing cultural differences, and so much more. An education rich in art education encourages individuality, creative thinking, and the appreciation of the differences among others, which will impact one’s future. We hope that you will choose our Homeschool Art Program to supplement the outstanding education you are providing your children.
Please refer to our Homeschool Art page to get the details!
Scientists have linked creative expression to overall wellness, brain stimulation, and stress reduction. Art also enhances cognitive abilities, stimulates imagination, sharpens problem solving skills, and so much more! Art in Mind is a wellness studio that emphasizes the powerful effects that art has on the soul.
Educated in therapeutic art, we offer private lessons for individuals of all ages with specials needs, mental health issues, or to encourage self confidence and optimism when struggling with any issues. We also provide classes for the elderly to keep their minds and imaginations active.
*In addition to private lessons, we welcome those with needs to attend any of our regular classes or Open Studio hours with an aid or family member.
Art In Mind is committed to providing an encouraging and uplifting atmosphere for all who enter our establishment.
Please call or email the studio with questions or for scheduling: email@example.com / 518-477-3798
Special needs/therapeutic lessons typically run $50-$60 per hour of instruction. All supplies included.