Art Classes

Discover your inner artist at Darlington
We offer classes and workshops in drawing, painting, sculpture, pottery, mixed media & more. Learn the skills of an artist and create beautiful pieces to take home! Our small class sizes allow for our friendly, experienced teaching artists to devote individual attention to each student. Classes and workshops are designed for children and adults of all ages and skill levels - beginners welcome!

Browse our classes and see what we have for the summer session!

Interested in a class that has already started? If a spot is available, you may be able to join with pro-rated tuition!  Contact the office at 610-358-3632

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Kids & Teens

Play with Clay
Ages: 5-8, Mondays, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Join us to try all kinds of clay in different projects.  A great way for beginners to learn how to build with model magic, polymer clay, ceramic clay and more!  Learn to build exciting sculptures as well as functional items - like a cup you can actually use!  A fun and creative way to spend a Monday afternoon!
Teacher: Rebecca Yurkevicz

June 21-August 16 (8 weeks) (exc. July 5, 2021)
Price: $209
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STEAM Club
Ages: 5-12, Mondays, 5:00pm-6:15pm
In this multidisciplinary club, you will focus on the creative process through a blend of projects in the arts, sciences and technology. Activities will encourage hands-on innovation, creative planning, and collaboration. Take your creativity to the next level and explore the science behind the arts!
Teacher: Jennifer Roman

June 28-August 23 (8 weeks) (exc. July 5, 2021)
Price: $210
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Visual Art Club
Ages: 7-12, Tuesdays, 4:00-5:15 p.m.
Calling all creative kids! Join us this summer to learn about and create all kinds of art – drawing, painting, sculpting and more! Do multiple projects in different mediums. Students can jump in and discover their inner artists!
Teacher: Darlington Teaching Artist

June 22-August 17 (9 weeks)
Price: $235
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Imagination Afternoon
Ages: 5-12, Wednesdays, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Create fun arts and crafts using various, simple everyday items and atypical art supplies.  From cans to cardboard, use your imagination to construct something incredible!
Teacher: Rebecca Yurkevicz

June 30-August 25 (9 weeks)
Price: $170
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Drawing and Painting
Ages: 6-12, Wednesday, 5:00pm-6:15pm
Have fun exploring basic drawing principles such as line, color, and texture in this afterschool class. You will create beautiful paintings and drawings while experimenting with pencil, watercolors, acrylics and more!
Teacher: Jennifer Roman

June 23-August 18 (9 weeks)
Price: $215
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Teens

Drawing and Painting Composition
Ages: 11-16, Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m.-8:15 p.m.
Students will be guided with structured projects as they learn visual art composition techniques through various media: acrylics, watercolor, charcoal, colored pencil and more.  In addition, students will have opportunities to work on individual free-form projects. All skill levels welcome from beginner to advanced. This is a great class for students to build their portfolios for high school and college applications!
Teacher: Bea Kaplan

June 29-August 17 (8 weeks) SOLD OUT
Price: $340
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Drawing and Painting Composition NEW SESSION ADDED!
Ages: 11-16, Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Teacher: Caryn Blum

June 29-August 17 (8 weeks)
Price: $302
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Adults

Drawing & Painting for Adults
Ages: 18+, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
In a structured class setting, individual attention and guidance allows you to develop works in drawing and painting. Whether you are an experienced artist or a beginner, this class will build your technical skills through the basic elements of art and principles of composition. You will create works of art inspired by masters while using traditional materials such as pencil, charcoal, watercolor, acrylic, and more.
Teacher: Bea Kaplan

June 30-August 25 (9 weeks) SOLD OUT
Price: $280
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Click here to browse our many Visual Art Workshops for Adults!!


 

Private Art Instruction
Experienced instructors can help students of all ages and levels begin or improve their technique.
To schedule your lessons call us at (610) 358-3632.


Our Students Say...

  • "[My teacher] is great! I have no talent at all, but I love to come to class and try. He is a fantastic teacher and I look forward to signing up in the Fall." - Vickie from Chadds Ford
  • "We love the variety of art classes offered!"
  • "My daughter's teacher was wonderful."
  • "The best thing about Darlington's art classes is that the students are learning and enjoy it!"
  • "We love the small groups and the option for open studio time."
  • "The access to materials and studio was wonderful and the teacher was awesome!"
  • "We love that Darlington has so many different arts activities for all ages. So much for the kids to do!"
  • "Well priced and great value!"