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  • 9 Reasons to be Excited about Winter in NYC

    Yes, this list is a big one. We admittedly miss summer; when it starts getting cold, we’ll even settle for fall temperatures! But winter in New York City is truly a magical time. With beautiful hanging lights, and add a dash of snow, we don’t mind walking in a winter wonderland. Here’s our ten favorite […]

  • 4 Artists You Didn’t Know Were From New York

    At Kids at Art, we’re always welcoming new artists into our studio! Many artists were yielded right here in New York; some you would never imagine mastered their craft in the city that never sleeps– but some, we think you won’t be surprised! Let these artists be an inspiration to you as you master your […]

  • 7 Unbelievably Cool Facts About Fall Leaves

    We’re big fans of fall here at Kids at Art! The weather is cooler, we have a chance to get back into our routines (or start new ones), and the trees that line our streets change into beautiful diverse shades of yellow, green, red and orange! To celebrate the change of season, here are ten […]

  • 5 Reasons Your Child Should Take a Creative Class

    As your child is getting back into the school swing, you may also be considering their extracurricular activities. A creative class like art, sewing or music may be a great addition to their weekly schedule. Here’s why: 1. Art teaches children to think openly. It can give your child a chance to explore different mediums […]

  • Summer 2018 Recap

    Summer 2018 was a blast; we made a variety of projects, sang to guitar music, Here are our favorite moments from Summer 2018 classes at Kids at Art! Tuesday Morning Music and Art Classes There’s no better combination than some musical entertainment and singing, and crafting on a Tuesday morning! Visits from a Furry Friend […]

  • 5 Summer Art Festivals You Must See

    Summer is the perfect time to get out and explore. Whether you’re traveling somewhere abroad or staying local, there are art festivals of all types that you can check out to get your dose of sunshine and creativity. 1. Venice Biennale – May 26 – November 25 Tourists come from far and wide to visit this […]

  • First Week of Summer Camp at Kids at Art

    It’s official: school’s out, and summer camp has begun! We have a wide variety of summer camp options for art enthusiasts of all ages. The best news? There’s still time, and room, to reserve your spot! Choose from: Mini-Camp Workshops: 3-hour morning and 6-hour full day art workshops for kids ages 4.5+ 3- or 4-Week […]

  • The Seven Best Places to See Street Art in NYC

    As the temperatures are getting warmer, its the perfect time of the year to go check out the awesome street art and murals that dazzle the exteriors of buildings in NYC! Uptown, downtown, and in between — you can find street art. 1. Freeman Alley Outside of the American colonial style tavern and tucked away […]

  • Springing for Pop Art

    To celebrate Easter and spring, we created colorful pictures with pop-art inspired colors. Now that spring is officially here, we think it’s the perfect time to celebrate the season by honoring three of our favorite pop artists. 1. Roy Lichtenstein Lichtenstein was one of the original creators of pop art. Inspired by cartoons and culture […]

  • Spring is Blooming at Kids at Art

    A few weeks ago, Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow — predicting six more cold weeks of winter. But with temperatures in the 50s and tons of rain, we’ve been preparing for spring blooms here at the Kids at Art studio! Here’s some of the projects we’ve been working on to get ready for spring. Oil Pastel […]

  • Coffee Cup Art 

    This season is perfect for curling up on the couch with a warm cup of something — whether it’s coffee, hot cocoa or tea! We recently designed our own mugs during our Winter/Spring class, and it was so much fun. Did you know that there is an art (and an Instagram account!) dedicated to unique […]

  • 5 Unique Holiday Traditions Around the World

    We’re lucky to live in a city that takes the holidays very seriously; whether you’re walking down Park Ave or getting your holiday errands done at Macy’s, you’re sure to stumble upon some fabulous celebrations, holiday decor, and festive music. But when you travel somewhere different for the holidays, you’ll learn about some amazing and […]