YOUTH PROGRAMS

We have a variety of programs for all ages. We've broken it down by age using the tabs below.
If you have questions about what class would be best for your child, please reach out to us.

Musical Storytime with Mr. Beatman

Mondays 10:30-11am

We are excited to have you back to join us for a fun morning of songs and stories with Mr. Beatman live at the Art Factory!

Mr. Beatman will be here to perform from 10:30-11am in the Glow Room. Your $14 admission also gets you into our new Play Space to play before or after the show.**
 
This event will be limited to 12 kids total. Only 1 adult per child please. This is a parent inclusive event. Ages 5 and under only please.
 
 

Please note that we have made changes to the play time included with your admission. You may now play anytime that day during Open Play Hours.*

*Please note that the capacity in our Play Space is limited to 12 kids at a time. If the Play Space is already at capacity, then we will offer you a Play Pass to come back at a later time that day.

 

LITTLE EXPLORERS
Wednesday/thursday 10:30am & 1:30pm

Join us for our most popular program geared towards preschoolers ages 2-5 years old. Explore a different theme each class with storytime, sensory-oriented pretend play, music, movement and visual art projects. We’ll keep the mess - you take the memories!

Your admission includes all supplies and instruction for the class as well as playtime in our Play Space that day. This is a caregiver-inclusive class.

 

Admission to our Play Space is also included. The Play Space will be open for you to play anytime during Open Play Hours that day.*

*Please note that the capacity in our Play Space is limited to 12 kids at a time. If the Play Space is already at capacity, then we will offer you a Play Pass to come back at a later time that day.

 


ART ADVENTURES

LEARN about the concept or technique

PLAY a game, do a fun activity or read a book that reinforces the concept

LOOK at and discuss artwork that is inspired by the concept or displays the technique

CREATE two works of art that incorporates what was learned

UPCOMING ART ADVENTURE CLASSES
Use the links below to register online

Homeschool Morning Sessions (10:30am)

Shape: begins on Sept. 13th

Shadows (Value): begins on Oct. 11th

Color: begins on Nov. 15th

Afternoon Sessions (5pm)

Shape: begins on Sept. 7th

Shadows (Value): begins on Oct. 12th

Color: begins on Nov. 16th

 


Check out our events calendar to find an upcoming date & painting you wish to attend & register online.

CREATIVE CANVAS FOR KIDS
Wednesdays 6-7pm

Whether your child is a beginner or an advanced painter, Creative Canvas provides a fun, friendly, laid back environment where kids can explore their creative side.

Similar to the adult class, our instructor will walk students step by step through the featured painting offering guidance along the way. Your child will have a great time while also learning different paint styles and techniques. Join us for a fun experience and go home with an amazing piece of art painted by YOU!

In addition to our midweek canvas class, we also offer Family Fun Creative Canvas on Sundays at 1pm to paint together!

 

ART ADVENTURES

LEARN about the concept or technique

PLAY a game, do a fun activity or read a book that reinforces the concept

LOOK at and discuss artwork that is inspired by the concept or displays the technique

CREATE two works of art that incorporates what was learned

UPCOMING ART ADVENTURE CLASSES
Use the links below to register online

Homeschool Morning Sessions (10:30am)

Shape: begins on Sept. 13th

Shadows (Value): begins on Oct. 11th

Color: begins on Nov. 15th

Afternoon Sessions (5pm)

Shape: begins on Sept. 7th

Shadows (Value): begins on Oct. 12th

Color: begins on Nov. 16th


ART FOUNDATIONS

LEARN about the concept

PRACTICE the concept through sketches or visual activities in a provided art journal

LOOK at and discuss an inspiring source (artwork, artist, illustrator, designer, etc)

CREATE two works of art, in two different mediums, that incorporate what was learned

TALK about each other’s art. Participate in a class critique of final projects

UPCOMING ART FOUNDATION CLASSES
Use the links below to register online

Homeschool Morning Sessions (10:30am)

Shapes & Forms: begins on Sept. 15th

Value: begins on Oct. 20th

Color: begins on Nov. 17th

Afternoon Sessions (5pm)

Shapes & Forms: begins on Sept. 8th

Value: begins on Oct. 13th

Color: begins on Nov. 10th


Check out our events calendar to find an upcoming date & painting you wish to attend & register online.

CREATIVE CANVAS FOR KIDS
Wednesdays 6-7pm

Whether your child is a beginner or an advanced painter, Creative Canvas provides a fun, friendly, laid back environment where kids can explore their creative side.

Similar to the adult class, our instructor will walk students step by step through the featured painting offering guidance along the way. Your child will have a great time while also learning different paint styles and techniques. Join us for a fun experience and go home with an amazing piece of art painted by YOU!

In addition to our midweek canvas class, we also offer Family Fun Creative Canvas on Sundays at 1pm to paint together!


CREATIVE CLUB
Tuesdays 5:30-7:30pm

Calling all art & craft lovers! Join us for Creative Club for ages 6 and up. Classes are two hours long and will consist of a wide range of mediums and projects. We will have at least two projects planned per meeting. Projects will vary per week as we explorer different textures, mediums and experiment with different craft supplies.

A 10% discount for siblings is automatically included in the pricing.

There will be time for a snack break so please pack a nut-free snack as well as a water bottle each day. Refrigerator access is available.


STEAM LABS
Mondays 6-7:30pm

We are combining ART and SCIENCE during our new STEAM classes. Each class will focus on a unique scientific topic and we will create fun crafts and artwork to demonstrate what we have learned. This class is for ages 6+.

 

This class is for ages 6+. Each ticket includes 1.5 hours of creative fun and social time and all art supplies.

A 10% discount for siblings is automatically included in the pricing.

There will be time for a snack break so please pack a nut-free snack as well as a water bottle each day.

ART CLUB
Thursdays 4:30-5:45pm

Art Club is new and improved for this fall! It will be on a new night (Thursday is is now Teen Night at the AF!) Art Club and Art Hangout will now be back to back. Tweens and teens can take just one class or enroll in both and spend the whole evening at the Art Factory being creative!
 

In Art Club, we will focus each month on a broader art concept and students will be challenged to come up with their own project ideas to incorporate what they learned.

This is a four week program that meets Thursdays from 4:30-5:45pm.

All supplies for these classes are provided by the Art Factory. This program is intended for ages 10+. A sibling discount of 10% is automatically included.


ART FOUNDATIONS

LEARN about the concept

PRACTICE the concept through sketches or visual activities in a provided art journal

LOOK at and discuss an inspiring source (artwork, artist, illustrator, designer, etc)

CREATE two works of art, in two different mediums, that incorporate what was learned

TALK about each other’s art. Participate in a class critique of final projects

UPCOMING ART FOUNDATION CLASSES
Use the links below to register online

Homeschool Morning Sessions (10:30am)

Shapes & Forms: begins on Sept. 15th

Value: begins on Oct. 20th

Color: begins on Nov. 17th

Afternoon Sessions (5pm)

Shapes & Forms: begins on Sept. 8th

Value: begins on Oct. 13th

Color: begins on Nov. 10th


Check out our events calendar to find an upcoming date & project you wish to attend & register online.

ART HANGOUT
Thursdays 6-8pm

Join us for Art Hangout. This new program for teens* will provide a safe space to hang out, create art and have fun!

Each week we will explore a new medium, creating projects that give you creative freedom to make it your own. Two slices of pizza and a bottled water are also included.

Each ticket includes two hours of creative fun and social time, all art supplies, pizza and bottled water.

*Ages 10+.


TEEN STEAM
Sundays 6-7:30pm

We are combining ART and SCIENCE during our new STEAM classes. Each class will focus on a unique scientific topic and we will create fun crafts and artwork to demonstrate what we have learned. This class
is for ages 10+.
 

This class is for ages 10+. Each ticket includes 1.5 hours of creative fun and social time and all art supplies.

A 10% discount for siblings is automatically included in the pricing.

There will be time for a snack break so please pack a nut-free snack as well as a water bottle each day.

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