We have a variety of kids classes. Many of our classes are on a rolling admission and some are drop-in to offer a bit of flexibility for busy lives.

Frosty February Vacation Workshops

 February 20–23, 2018

Frosty February Vacation Workshops are here! We are offering Clay, Painting, Drawing, and Digital Photoshop classes.

Click here to learn more about what we are offering.

Click here to download a mail-in registration form.

Click here to register for all February Vacation Classes 2018 or choose individual classes.

Tweens on Wheels: Clay

TuesdayFriday, Ages 9–13+,  9:00 AM–2:00 PM
Fee: $300.00 non-member / $270.00 member.

Students will explore wheel throwing and hand-building techniques creating pieces that are both functional and sculptural. Explore themes of your choice.

Register here!

Painting, Drawing, Collage, Sculpture

TuesdayFriday, Ages 6 –9,  9:00 AM –2:00 PM
Fee: $240.00 non-member  / $216.00 member

Join in this unique opportunity to participate in multi-media workshops to explore themes of your choice. Cartoons, landscapes, animals, doodles, still life.
Limited only by your imagination.


Introduction to Photoshop Digital Class

Wednesday & Thursday,  Ages 9–13+, 2:00 – 5:00 PM
Fee: $90.00 non-member / $81.00 member

Learn how to be a digital wizard. Improve your digital art skills and probably your life! Students will learn the basics of composite imagery and digital collage.


After Sessions Available

Tuesday – Friday, 2:00 – 5:00 PM, All Ages
Daily Fee: $30.00 non-member  / $27.00 member

Art projects, read books, play games, music, clay, etc.


Questions? Call Deb Smook at NBAM/ArtWorks! (508-961-3027)

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Begins September 16, 2017
Starts promptly at 12:00-2:30 pm
Cost: $30.00 non-member   / $27.00 member

Clay drop-in classes, pay as you go. Parents welcome to join in!

Learn basic hand-building and wheel throwing techniques.
Instruction, supplies, and kiln firing included.


Operating much like a bookmobile, the 2 purple vans, each with 2 experienced art educators, engage low-income children with fun educational art activities at 20 New Bedford community sites for 7 weeks during July and August. Click here to find out if the artMOBILE is coming to your neighborhood this summer!

To register, call our Studio Education & Outreach Director, Deb Smook at 508-961-3072.