Kids & Teens

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up. - Pablo Picasso
A line is a dot that went for a walk. - Paul Klee

Support our educational programs! Making a donation to WAA Education in any amount is always welcome and directly funds our annual program costs. Thank you! 

summer 2020 Schedule
July 6 - September 4

  • Ceramics


    Handbuilding in Clay for Kids

    with Julie Czerenda

    These classes introduce children to the wonderful medium of clay. Projects for the 4 days will involve handbuilding techniques including animals, sculptures and containers. The final day will be devoted to glaze work.

    Mondays, Wednesdays, August 3 - August 12
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
    2 weeks/ 2 days a week Monday and Wednesday
    $160 materials included
  • Drawing


    Drawing for Kids

    with Julie Czerenda

    Tuesdays, Thursdays, August 4 - August 11
    10 am - 11 am
    2 weeks/2 days a week
    $100 includes materials

For more information about our classes and to register for a class, you may also telephone us at 860.868.2878 or email us at

Tuition must be paid in full one week prior to the first class. Students are guaranteed a place in class only after full payment is received.

Materials are extra for some classes and workshops.

Please note: Occasionally, WAA documents classes and other educational events using photography and video. This is for publicity purposes and these images may be used in our promotional and informational materials as well as on our website.

Registration for any of these events at WAA or sponsored by WAA assumes permission to collect an image of you and/or your artwork and to use those images publicly to promote WAA. You may inform us at the time of registration, or inform the photographer/videographer at the event, that you do not wish to have your image taken.

Whether you wish to explore a new discipline, become more adept with a particular medium, or take an already substantial creative trajectory to the next level, the Washington Art Association & Gallery offers high-quality, personalized instruction that will reward your efforts. We welcome all ages and levels of experience.

Students of WAA classes receive a 10% discount on art supplies at the Washington Supply Company. 860.868.7395