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  • Vote for Kids at Art in the Red Tricycle Totally Awesome Awards!

    Great news: we’ve been nominated for Red Tricycle’s Totally Awesome Awards, in the New York City Amazing Art Classes category!   The Red Tricycle awards, the largest awards program in the parenting community, honor the best of the best in family, kids and more! How can you help? Vote (please!) by clicking the medallion above and […]

  • 4 of Our Favorite Moments from Rio

    If you’ve stopped by the studio over the past couple of weeks, you’ll see how crazy we are for Rio 2016!     Whether you’re cheering for America or another country, it’s undebatable that there have been breathtaking moments during this year’s summer Olympics.     In honor of the USA’s gold medals (26 of […]

  • Crazy for Birds: 15 Fun Bird Facts

    In honor of our Bird Hat project last week, here are 15 facts we bet you didn’t know about this fascinating species. 1. Baby robins eat 14 feet of earthworms… every day! 2. Six people can feast on one ostrich egg for breakfast. 3. Flamingos lay their eggs on top of volcano-shaped mud nests. 4. Only male turkeys can gobble; females make a clicking noise. […]

  • 4 Whacky Ties That Will Make Dad Smile

    To celebrate Father’s Day this week, we made our dads ties to suit their unique personalities. These ties are pretty awesome, just like these 4 crazy, real ties that you can buy online (and, with Amazon Prime, receive in time for Father’s Day!)   Bacon Tie It’s more than just breakfast in bed! Buy it […]

  • Summer at Kids at Art

    Can you believe summer is right around the corner? Luckily, you won’t have to worry about keeping busy. With a variety of classes and workshops, we have the perfect activity whether you’ll be in NYC all summer long, or just for a few days a week. Read below to determine the best class to suit […]

  • 4 Reasons You Should Host Your Next Team Building Activity at Kids At Art

    Planning an outing for your coworkers or friends? Here are four reasons why Kids at Art should be top of mind for a team building art workshop! 1. Fuel the creative fire! What better way to connect with acquaintances, new or old, than with a creative activity? Learn about their strengths and what inspires them […]

  • The Art of Color Psychology

    Did you know that it’s been proven different colors have effects on our mood and demeanor? Colors can influence our thoughts, emotions and actions! Next time you pick up your paintbrush to create a work of art, think about the meanings of these colors so you can create a piece to set the mood wherever […]

  • Kids at Art on Broadway.com

    Kids at Art was recently featured on Broadway.com! James Monroe Iglehart & Susan Blackwell chat Valentine’s Day and craft some of their own V-day cards at our studio. Check out some clips from the video below and then watch the full video here!

  • Our Art Festival Wishlist: 4 Art Festivals We’d Love to Attend!

    If you love art like us, you know how exciting art festival season can be! We fantasize about traveling the world to see all different kinds of art in unimaginable forms. We’ve compiled our dream list of art festivals that we’d LOVE to attend this year. 1. Venice Biennale This festival is one of the oldest […]

  • No “Kid”-ding… It’s Adult Paint Night at Kids at Art!

    We’re excited to announce that we have officially launched our Adult Paint and Wine Nights at Kids at Art!   The classes kick off tomorrow night, in our first class: December 15, from 7:00pm – 9:00pm. At each session, we’ll guide you step by step through painting your personal masterpiece. Come with family, friends, or […]

  • 4 Reasons to Give a Handmade Gift This Holiday Season

    Does the thought of crowded department stores and lines out the door make you want to take cover in the safety of your own apartment? We understand, so we’re here to help! This year, skip the long lines and expensive trendy gifts and craft your own presents with ideas that come from the heart. Here […]

  • 3 Reasons to Get Inspired in the Hudson Valley

    You can’t argue with the fact that New York is a beautiful place to be in the Autumn. With colorful leaves on the trees and a cool breeze in the air, New York gives off an irresistible energy that inspires us all season long. We always make the trip to Hudson Valley every fall to […]