Art Classes & Kids' Summer Camps

These listings are for public and private art classes and children's summer art camps that are offered by area artists and organizations. Classes offered through Caldwell Arts Council will be posted on our event calendar. If you would like to be listed on this page, please contact us.       

Art Classes and Workshops   

Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory: 828-327-8576 x207 or website

Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center, Hiddenite: 828-652-6966 or website

Florence Thomas Art School, West Jefferson: 336-846-3827 or website

  

Private Lessons - Painting & Drawing

Waitsel Smith, Lenoir: oil, watercolor, and drawing for children age 11 & up and adults - 404-357-2163, website or email

Anne Welch, Lenoir, painting & drawing - 828-781-9536 or email

Eddie Tallent, Lenoir: painting - 828-572-0962 or email

Carole Childers, Lenoir: human & pet portraiture - 828-758-9787 or email

Teena Stewart, Lenoir: painting - 707-980-0317 or website

Rita Fair, Hickory: painting - 704-236-9336

Ken Hobson, Greensboro: painting - website

Fine Craft Classes

Caron Baker Wike, Lenoir: pottery classes for adults - 828-403-7368

Catawba Valley Community College Potters’ Workshop, Hickory: website

Catawba Valley Quilters' Guild, Hickory: website

Pine Needles Quilters' Guild, Granite Falls: contact Debbie DeBaeremaeker @ 828-394-7897, Facebook

Teena Stewart, Lenoir: fused glass - 707-980-0317 or  website

Arts Organizations Offering Classes

Arts & Crafts Mobile Events, Hickory: Facebook

Burke Arts Council, Morganton: website

Caldwell Senior Center, Lenoir: quilting, painting, woodworking, and more - website

CCC&TI, Hudson: website

Robert Dow, Lenoir: free classes in crochet - contact him at 352-602-9523

Florence Thomas Art School, West Jefferson: website

Foothills Visual Artists Guild: call 828-729-3699 or Mary at 828-896-1531

Frye Art Studio, Lenoir: classes for children and adults -  website

Hickory Arts, Hickory: acting, dance and music classes - website

Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory: website

Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center, Hiddenite: website

J.C. Harper School of Music, Lenoir: website

John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown: website

Lenoir School of Visual Arts, Lenoir: contact Margaret Carter Martine at 828-234-0992

Lenoir Parks & Recreation Center, Lenoir: website

Lolli-Lu's Art Studio, Hudson: classes for children and adults - contact Jeannie Hawkins at 828-493-3509 or website

Newton Performing Arts Center, Newton: website

Patterson School Foundation (Lenoir): website

Red Awning Gallery at HUB Station Art Center, Hudson: Facebook or call 828-610-6300

Wine & Design, Hickory: website

Wilkes Art Gallery, North Wilkesboro: website

Organizations Offering Summer Art Camps for Kids

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, Blowing Rock: website

Burke Arts Council, Morganton: website

Caldwell Arts Council, Lenoir & Hudson: summer art and JAM camps - website

CCC&TI, Hudson: Super Summer Camps - website

Frye Art Studio & Folk Keeper Gallery, Lenoir: call 828-320-7819, studio Facebook, gallery Facebook

Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory: website

Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center, Hiddenite: website

Lenoir Parks and Recreation Center, Lenoir: website

Lolli-Lus Art Studio, Hudson: website

Newton Performing Arts Center, Newton: website

Red Awning Gallery at HUB Station Art Center, Hudson: website

Watauga County Arts Council, Boone: website

Wilkes Art Gallery, North Wilkesboro: website