Art Classes/Options for Tweens/Teens in and around Louisville, KY


Art Classes for Teens and Tweens in Louisville

Art for teens

Where can your tween or teen (ages 11 and up) take some art lessons or arts and crafts classes around Louisville? Check out the list below. Also, look at our Lessons and Learning page for classes of all kinds. 

Here are art classes for teens and other options for workshops, lessons, or experiences. 

Preston Arts Center
Offering classes at different times for 8-12 year olds sessions for ages 13-17. Explore their website to find art classes for teens. 

Side by Side Studio

At Side by Side studio, there are all types of classes and events for tweens and teens. Whet Your Palette 

With drop in sessions, camps and lessons, and more, Whet Your Palette in Anchorage is a great place for this age group to create their own art! They have half price times too, check out their specials. Artist in You  

Pay for your own piece of pottery, then paint it in your own style! Fees vary and include painting time, supplies, glazing and firing.
Paint Spot is “the original paint your own pottery studio in Louisville.” This craft is very popular with tweens and teens! They have classes, camps, lessons, parties, and work with Scouts groups and Homeschool families as well.Uptown Art

One of the first paint by instruction places in Louisville, Uptown Art offers a fun atmosphere for tweens and teens to paint a piece they can call their own!
If your teen or tween wants to try taking pottery lessons, send them to Louisville Stoneware or Payne Street Pottery for a very unique experience!

Louisville Stoneware

Payne Street Pottery

Glass Blowing- I think kids at this age will be blown away by the amazing work they can create with individual glass blowing techniques. These art classes for teens are really unique. Give these places a try next time your artist wants to try something new.

Additional Art Experiences:

Mellwood Arts and Entertainment Center: Check out the studio space and the September Art Fair at Mellwood.

Speed Art Museum :Free on Sundays!

Louisville Visual Art : LVA offers many different summer art camp options; check it out this summer!

At LFPL, teens can be inspired through many programs going on at all LFPL library locations from now through the end of August. Find a crafty art session for your teen or tween!


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