Online Art Classes For Kids
Keep creative at home with these online art classes for kids. Choose from a range of Sydney-based art studios who have gone online and YouTube tutorials that can be accessed any time, anywhere, for easy home-based art classes.
Based in Leichhardt, Art Est offers painting, drawing and ceramics classes for kids and adults. They are currently offering a range of school holidays workshops and term 2 weekly online classes. Materials must be collected from the studio and ceramics have to be returned for firing in the kiln afterwards
Paper Rock Scissors
A Rozelle-based art studio, Paper Rock Scissors has moved online with one-off and weekly classes on offer. Classes are available in two age groups, K-2 and 3-6.
Bondi Paint Club
Based in the Eastern suburbs of Sydney, this art studio is offering live-streamed kids school holiday workshops as well as classes for adults. Most of the workshops offered are painting, with the odd clay class. You can use your own materials or order a pack to be sent to your house prior to the lesson.
We tried a class with Bondi Paint Club and absolutely loved it.
Make Your Mark Art
This Brookville-based studio offers a range of pre-recorded video tutorials for kids that can be enjoyed at any time, plus weekly live classes over Zoom and school holiday workshops.
Book your kids in for online art classes ranging from sewing to drawing, painting and illustrating.
Julia Peadon Art
Kids and adults can enjoy these online art classes. Book in holiday workshops or weekly painting classes for kids. Holiday workshops are half or full day in length.
Classes on YouTube
There are so many amazing, free art classes available on YouTube. Here are just a few to try:
Carla offers beautiful classes for kids of all ages, with new classes being uploaded weekly.
Art for Kids Hub
This is a family-run channel, with plenty of easy art tutorials that kids can follow along with.
Lunchtime Doodles with Mo Willems
The author and illustrator of the Elephant and Piggy and Pigeon children’s books has recorded a wonderful series of videos to teach kids how to draw his famous characters and more.
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Travel the world with kids without leaving your house.
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Live stream animal cams from around the world.
Enjoy the perfect virtual day at Disneyland.
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Try an online ballet class, perfect for adults and kids.
Enjoy free Disney activities for kids and adults.
Get fit with kids’ exercise videos and online classes.
Christine is the editor of Adventure, Baby!