Through art, kids learn to express themselves in new ways, master skills, and gain confidence and perseverance. Art also helps kids come up with positive emotional responses to stressful situations. In other words, art is awesome.

Creative children will love the multitude of crafty spots in and around Albuquerque! Let them try something new, or perfect an already established skill – here are some awesome options for art classes in the city!

Albuquerque’s first splatter paint studio is the perfect place for kids who love art to mess and paint outside the lines! 

The studio also offers a black-light experience for all social media needs and birthday parties!

Location:
12501 Candelaria Road Northeast, Albuquerque, NM, USA

The Roswell Museum and Art Center offer classes for all ages, including Kids’ Clay and Youth Clay classes in which the little ones will learn a variety of hand-building and surface decoration techniques as well as other fun options!

Location:
1011 North Richardson Avenue, Roswell, NM, USA

Make the Museum your classroom!

Museum School at the Albuquerque Museum offers Art classes for ages 3–14, including Preschool Adventures in Art, Youth Studio, and the Teen Corner for ages up to 17 years old.

Location:
2000 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM, USA

Stop by the Albuquerque Museum School during your visit to make an art project!

Families can enjoy the Museum with weekly opportunities to get creative together. Work on a new project each week. Try your hand working with a variety of art mediums — all materials supplied. Child and grown-up friendly!

Location:
2000 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM, USA

Art Attack offers a comfortable, welcoming, and fully stocked studio with choices of ceramic to paint or wall mosaics ready for you to tile!

New painters and seasoned veterans alike, anyone can be an artist! This is the perfect place to create an original, hand-crafted piece of art.

Location:
3137 San Mateo NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

Creativity Warehouse offers clay classes, pottery classes, and other creative classes for all ages! Take a look at the great options for kids’ special classes!

Location:
1950 Juan Tabo Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87112

Canvas & Coffee offers art classes for all ages!

Kids 8 years old and up can join the evening classes, and there are art camps for each season! You will also find private, homeschool, scouting, and team classes!

Location:
6700 4TH ST LOS RANCHOS, NM 87107

Harwood, the public outreach program of Escuela del Sol Montessori, is a creative center for the community.

Kids can enjoy the Summer Art Camp each year which is divided by age groups.

Location:
1114 Seventh St. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

The Painted Iguana Art Studio in Albuquerque is a place just for kids ages 6 and up to create, paint, draw, and have fun!

Kids will enjoy expert art instruction provided by Theresa Hall.

Location:
6700 4TH ST LOS RANCHOS, NM 87107