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Boston Arts & Crafts Studios and Workshops

Arts & crafts activities stimulate creativity and imagination in children of all ages. There are plenty of terrific places that specialize in crafts for kids in the Greater Boston area. Peruse this page for kids crafts locations and craft project ideas.


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The Glass BarNeedham, $$
The Glass Bar is a unique and interactive glass studio, suitable for everyone over 8 years of age. We offer unique glass art classes as well as birthday parties for all ages. Ask about our sip and snip classes and...
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The Painting Place (formerly Kids Place 4 Fun)Wellesley, $$
We offer 6 project choices: Paint Pottery, Plaster or Canvas. Make Candles and Mine for Gems Workshops, Vacation Camps, Adult Paint Night. Walk-ins always welcome!! Drop in or Party. Paint Pottery, Plaster or...
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Parts and Crafts WorkshopSomerville, $$
Parts and Crafts is an open workshop-playshop and community center where we build things, make things, ask questions, and take stuff apart.
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ActonArt Drawing SchoolActon
ActonArt Drawing School provides drawing and fine art instruction to students ranging in age from five years to adults. This curriculum driven program is designed to teach to the strengths and abilities of general age...
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Arlington Center For The ArtsArlington, $$
Arlington Center for the Arts is a vibrant community art center and a cornerstone for the creative community in Arlington – and beyond.
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ArtBeatArlington
Try the Artbeat drop-in open studio for kids crafts projects. The hands-on art studio is open to the public every day and serves artists from 4 - adult.
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Boston Center for the ArtsBoston
Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) is a not-for-profit performing and visual arts campus that supports working artists to create, perform and exhibit new works; develops new audiences; and connects the arts to community.
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Brookline Arts CenterBrookline, $$
The Brookline Arts Center (BAC) is a visual arts center committed to bringing the community meaningful experiences in the arts through classes, exhibitions and outreach.
Brush and Easel Art StudioSudbury, $$
Brush and Easel is an art studio that offers classes and workshops for children ages 5-14. At night, we have BYOB Paint and Sip painting workshops for adults. We also offer birthday party packages, fundraising events and private parties.
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Ceramics a la CarteCanton, $$
Fun for all ages...anyone can choose from our wide selection of ceramic pieces, grab a brush, some paint and create a work of art. Come alone, bring a friend, plan for your next party and we’ll supply the fun! We look...
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Children's Music Center Music classesJamaica Plain, $$
The Children's Music Center provides quality music programs for kids of all ages. Our goal is to nurture children's music development through a rich variety of musical experiences. Offerings include Music Together®...
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Clay Dreaming Pottery StudioBeverly, $$
Clay Dreaming Pottery Studio offers 'Paint Your Own Pottery' and classes in a range of techniques including hand building, wheel throwing, tile and mold making, and glaze instruction. Parties, too!
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Clay DreamsArlington, $$
Clay dreams is a family-owned business with more than 30 years of experience in the ceramic arts and has been an Arlington landmark since 1999.
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Fitchburg Art MuseumFitchburg, $
The Fitchburg Art Museum, North Central Massachusetts' most treasured cultural institution is a world-class family-friendly museum with art workshops, tours for school groups, and educational resources.
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Harvard COOP For Kids - Story & Crafts HourCambridge, Free
On Saturdays at 11:00am, children under 7 can participate in the story and craft hour at the Harvard COOP. Stories and crafts often tie in with seasonal themes.
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Hudson Art AllianceHudson
The mission of the Hudson Area Arts Alliance is to catalyze the furthering of the visual and performing arts in the Hudson, Marlborough and surrounding communities.
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Indigo Fire - Clay and Glass Art StudioBelmont, $$
Indigo Fire is a new Clay and Glass Art Studio in Belmont, close to Arlington, Cambridge and Lexington. We have 6 pottery wheels, a Clay Hand Building table and a Glass Fusing area. We also offer a line of Hand Made...
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Let's Gogh ArtLunenburg, $$
With the one and only Let's Gogh Art, your group can enjoy a creative and artistic art-venture. We bring the art and crafting fun to your location anywhere in New England.
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Made By MeCambridge
Clayroom is a paint-your-own pottery studio just east of Harvard Square. Children (or adults) choose from a variety of clay pieces and hundreds of glaze colors.
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Newton Sewing StudioNewtonville, $$
Do you or your children want to learn to sew? Does your sewing machine intimidate you? You're not the only one! At Newton Sewing Studio you can learn to sew your own clothing, toys, bags, pillows, and more!
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Pinecones & NeedlesBelmont, $$
We provide a media free environment where families find inspiration to craft beautiful objects, learn to knit and buy traditional wooden and European toys.
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Plaster Fun Time9 Locations, $
We are the Boston-area original for anytime creative fun. With 9 area locations, there is a location near you. All our stores have thousands of pieces to choose from that you take home the SAME DAY! For kids 2 and up –...
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Plein-Air Art AcademyBoston, $$
Boston-based studio with focus on working outdoors and connecting with nature. Program is developed with weekly art history lessons, visits to Boston’s best galleries and museums and experimentation with a variety of...
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Pottery IsleNewburyport
Pottery Isle is a contemporary paint-your-own-pottery and make-your-own jewelry studios. Available for birthday parties, scouting events, ladies' nights out, or an exciting outing anytime!
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Quincy Art Association presents Children's Art ClassesQuincy, $$
There is a variety of children's art classes offered at the Quincy Art Association.
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Sew Trendy StudioWakefield, $
Sew Trendy Studio is a sewing and fashion design studio designed for students ages 5 to adults. At Sew Trendy Studio we keep the classes small to guarantee personal attention. Students will learn to sew, gain...
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Susi's Gallery For ChildrenCambridge, $$$
Susi offers art classes throughout the week for children ages 5-14. Each class is 1 1/2 hours, at a cost of $80 per class.
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The Arsenal Center for the ArtsWatertown
Arsenal Center for the Arts is a beehive of activity with year-round art classes for all ages including clay, painting and mixed-media.
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The Artist In You - Paint Your Own PotteryCape Cod
Enjoy Mid-Cape's Paint-Your-Own Pottery Studio. Open all year long. Enjoy Birthday parties, Adult Nights, Family Reunions, & Kid's Night Out
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Whimsy Art CenterFramingham
Whimsy is a fun walk-in art center where you and your inner child can be creative along with your kids! Create all sorts of magnificent pieces of art.
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You're Fired Pottery3 Locations, $
Paint pottery, make mosaics, have a cup of coffee. Stay a while. On the run? Pick up a gift certificate, book a birthday or private party. Scouts, fundraisers, corporate team building, home schooling - if you...


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