Art Classes in the Boston Area

Art and Crafts Classes in the Boston Area

Classes in Arts and Crafts are very popular in the Boston Area. They are available in many variations and locations and they offer a great opportunity to explore your creative side in a judgment-free space.  Art classes are a great antidote to daily stress and help you sharpen your skill of observation and artistic expression. On top of that it is just a great way to have fun with a group of likeminded adults.

Image Class Class Date Price Specifics Location
Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop *In-Person* Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop *In-Person* Feb-05-2023 $120.00 Sunday, 10am-2pm. Feb. 5 *Please note this date is Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Intermediate Woodworking: Small Table 1W23 Intermediate Woodworking: Small Table 1W23 Feb-06-2023 $350.00 February 6-March 20, 2023 6:30 PM-9:30 PM Weekly Monday The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Mending by Hand: Visible Stitching 2W23 Mending by Hand: Visible Stitching 2W23 Feb-06-2023 $80.00 Monday, February 6, 2023 6:00 PM-9:00 PM The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Open Studio for Life Drawing *In-Person* *NEW* Open Studio for Life Drawing *In-Person* *NEW* Feb-07-2023 $25.00 Tuesday, 7:45-9:45p. Feb.7 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Stone Carving at the Bench Stone Carving at the Bench Feb-07-2023 $225.00 February 7 - 9, 2023, Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00am ? 1:00pm (2 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Textured Cuff Bracelets @ Weston AIC Textured Cuff Bracelets @ Weston AIC Feb-08-2023 $75.00 February 8, 2023, Wednesday from 6:00pm ? 9:00pm Metalwerx, Waltham
Art Skills: Architecture, Anime, Cartooning Art Skills: Architecture, Anime, Cartooning Feb-09-2023 $245.00 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , Th , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
WORKSHOP - Pen Turning: Lathe (February 9) WORKSHOP - Pen Turning: Lathe (February 9) Feb-09-2023 $110.00 1 day, Thursday, February 9, 6:00pm - 9:00pm The Umbrella Arts Center, Concord
Embellished: Ornamental Enameling and Framing Techniques Embellished: Ornamental Enameling and Framing Techniques Feb-10-2023 $525.00 February 10 - 12, 2023, Daily from 10:00am ? 5:00pm (3 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Drawing from Sculpture (Galleries) Two-Day Workshop Drawing from Sculpture (Galleries) Two-Day Workshop Feb-11-2023 $176.00 Saturday, February 11-Sunday, February 12, 2023, 12:30 pm?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Glass Sculpture: Light and Colors *In-person* Glass Sculpture: Light and Colors *In-person* Feb-12-2023 $245.00 Sunday, Feb. 12, 10am-1pm Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Wood Turning: Bowls & Beyond 3W23 Wood Turning: Bowls & Beyond 3W23 Feb-12-2023 $250.00 February 12-19, 2023 9:00 AM-3:00 PM Weekly Sunday The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Form: The Art of Metal Manipulation Form: The Art of Metal Manipulation Feb-14-2023 $300.00 February 14, 2023 - March 7, 2023, Weekly on Tuesday from 11:00am ? 1:00pm (4 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
CTRL, ALT, SET: Alternative Stone Setting Techniques CTRL, ALT, SET: Alternative Stone Setting Techniques Feb-14-2023 $225.00 February 14 - 28, 2023, Weekly on Tuesday from 6:00pm ? 8:00pm (3 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
It?s Not Enamel! Illustrative Powder Coating, Tabs, and Rivets It?s Not Enamel! Illustrative Powder Coating, Tabs, and Rivets Feb-15-2023 $225.00 February 15, 2023 - March 1, 2023, Weekly on Wednesday from 10:00am ? 12:00pm (3 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Polymer Clay: Layers and Levels Polymer Clay: Layers and Levels Feb-16-2023 $225.00 February 16, 2023 - March 2, 2023, Weekly on Thursday from 4:00pm ? 6:00pm (3 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Pronto Plate Lithography *In-Person* Pronto Plate Lithography *In-Person* Feb-18-2023 $120.00 Saturday 10am-2pm, Feb. 18 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Open Studio Metalsmithing and Jewelry *In-Person* Open Studio Metalsmithing and Jewelry *In-Person* Feb-18-2023 $105.00 Saturday, 10am-4pm. Jan. 28 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Intensive Drawing Boot Camp *In-Person* Intensive Drawing Boot Camp *In-Person* Feb-19-2023 $180.00 Sunday, 10am-4pm. Feb. 19 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Calling All Architects! Build the Next Great Skyscraper! Calling All Architects! Build the Next Great Skyscraper! Feb-21-2023 $265.00 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , Tu W Th F , 1 weeks Newton Community Education
Technology & Design Sampler Technology & Design Sampler Feb-21-2023 $325.00 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , Tu W Th F , 1 weeks Newton Community Education
Art in Motion, Ages 6-8 Art in Motion, Ages 6-8 Feb-21-2023 $524.00 Tuesday, February 21-Friday, February 24, 2023, 9:00 am?4:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Art in Motion, Ages 5-7 Art in Motion, Ages 5-7 Feb-21-2023 $524.00 Tuesday, February 21-Friday, February 24, 2023, 9:00 am?4:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Acrylic Painting, Ages 12-15 Acrylic Painting, Ages 12-15 Feb-21-2023 $504.00 Tuesday, February 21-Friday, February 24, 2023, 10:15 am?3:45 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Art in Motion, Ages 9-11 Art in Motion, Ages 9-11 Feb-21-2023 $524.00 Tuesday, February 21-Friday, February 24, 2023, 9:00 am?4:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing Intensive (Studio and Galleries), Ages 16-Adult Drawing Intensive (Studio and Galleries), Ages 16-Adult Feb-21-2023 $364.00 Tuesday, February 21-Friday, February 24, 2023, 12:30 pm?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing in Bars *Offsite* Drawing in Bars *Offsite* Feb-22-2023 $150.00 5 Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30pm. Begins Feb 22 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Wood Turning: Shallow Plates 1W23 Wood Turning: Shallow Plates 1W23 Feb-22-2023 $130.00 Wednesday, February 22, 2023 9:00 AM-3:00 PM The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Drawing from the Imagination 1W23 Drawing from the Imagination 1W23 Feb-22-2023 $295.00 February 22-March 29, 2023 6:30 PM-9:00 PM Weekly Wednesday The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Beginning Jewelry: Sterling Silver Band Ring *In-Person* Beginning Jewelry: Sterling Silver Band Ring *In-Person* Feb-24-2023 $100.00 Friday, 5:30-9:30pm. Feb. 24 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Aqua Effigies: The Portrait in Watercolor *In-Person* Aqua Effigies: The Portrait in Watercolor *In-Person* Feb-25-2023 $100.00 Saturday 10am-2pm. Feb. 25 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
WORKSHOP: Carving Clay; Expressive Precision with Katie Bosley Sabin WORKSHOP: Carving Clay; Expressive Precision with Katie Bosley Sabin Feb-25-2023 Free 2 days, Saturday & Sunday, February 25 & 26, 10:00am - 4:00pm The Umbrella Arts Center, Concord
Weave Your Own Tote Bag 2W23 Weave Your Own Tote Bag 2W23 Feb-25-2023 $125.00 Saturday, February 25, 2023 10:00 AM-3:00 PM The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Mixed Media Two-Day Workshop Mixed Media Two-Day Workshop Feb-25-2023 $176.00 Saturday, February 25-Sunday, February 26, 2023, 12:30 pm?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Open Painting and Drawing Studio   Open Painting and Drawing Studio Feb-27-2023 $50.00 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Day of the Week: M, Number of Sessions: 4 Brookline Adult and Community Education
Cabinetmaking & Woodworking Cabinetmaking & Woodworking Feb-27-2023 $499.00 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM , M , 11 weeks Newton Community Education
Improv: The Art of Thinking on Your Feet Improv: The Art of Thinking on Your Feet Feb-27-2023 $156.00 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , M , 6 weeks Newton Community Education
Studio Painting: Acrylic & Oil Studio Painting: Acrylic & Oil Feb-27-2023 $390.00 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM , M , 12 weeks Newton Community Education
Vedic Astrology: An Art and a Science Vedic Astrology: An Art and a Science Feb-27-2023 $299.00 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM Eastern Standard Time , M , 10 weeks Newton Community Education
Stained Glass Studio Stained Glass Studio Feb-28-2023 Free 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM , Tu , 6 weeks Newton Community Education
Paint from the Masters Paint from the Masters Feb-28-2023 $199.00 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , Tu , 6 weeks Newton Community Education
Beekeeping Beekeeping Feb-28-2023 $145.00 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM , Tu , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
Watercolor for Beginners Watercolor for Beginners Feb-28-2023 $289.00 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM , Tu , 9 weeks Newton Community Education
Cabinetmaking & Woodworking Cabinetmaking & Woodworking Mar-01-2023 $499.00 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM , W , 11 weeks Newton Community Education
Knitting Workshop Knitting Workshop Mar-01-2023 $165.00 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM , W , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
Landscape Painting Landscape Painting Mar-01-2023 $356.00 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM , W , 11 weeks Newton Community Education
Knitting Workshop Knitting Workshop Mar-02-2023 $165.00 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM , Th , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
Digital Illustration & Graphic Design Digital Illustration & Graphic Design Mar-02-2023 $135.00 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern Standard Time , Th , 6 weeks Newton Community Education
Glass Class Glass Class Mar-03-2023 Free 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM , F , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
Resin Inlay for Jewelry Resin Inlay for Jewelry Mar-03-2023 $150.00 March 3, 2023, Friday from 10:00am ? 5:00pm Metalwerx, Waltham
Cold-Process Soap Making   Cold-Process Soap Making Mar-04-2023 $215.00 Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Day of the Week: Sa, Number of Sessions: 2 Brookline Adult and Community Education
Let's Get Rolling! Let's Get Rolling! Mar-04-2023 $395.00 March 4 - 5, 2023, Daily from 10:00am ? 5:00pm (2 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Forged Floral Forms Expanded Forged Floral Forms Expanded Mar-04-2023 $110.00 March 4, 2023, Saturday from 12:00pm ? 3:00pm Metalwerx, Waltham
Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop *In-Person* Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop *In-Person* Mar-05-2023 $120.00 Sunday, 10am-2pm. Feb. 5 *Please note this date is Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Stained Glass Design *In-Person* Stained Glass Design *In-Person* Mar-05-2023 $450.00 4 Sundays, Mar. 5, 10am-12pm and Mar.12-26 10am-4: Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Yupo Painting 1W23 Yupo Painting 1W23 Mar-06-2023 $185.00 March 6-27, 2023 6:05 PM-9:05 PM Weekly Monday The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Open Studio for Life Drawing *In-Person* *NEW* Open Studio for Life Drawing *In-Person* *NEW* Mar-07-2023 $25.00 Tuesday, 7:45-9:45p. Feb.7 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Cartooning & Illustration Cartooning & Illustration Mar-07-2023 $265.00 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , Tu , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
Metrocraft: Build and Govern a Minecraft City Metrocraft: Build and Govern a Minecraft City Mar-09-2023 $345.00 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time , Th , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
The Art of Kumiko The Art of Kumiko Mar-10-2023 $110.00 1 day, Friday, March 10, 6:30pm - 9:30pm The Umbrella Arts Center, Concord
Cartooning & Illustration Cartooning & Illustration Mar-10-2023 $265.00 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , F , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
Cloudscapes in Watercolor *In-Person* Cloudscapes in Watercolor *In-Person* Mar-11-2023 $130.00 Saturday 10am - 4pm, Mar. 11 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Drawing the Human Head Two-Day Workshop Drawing the Human Head Two-Day Workshop Mar-11-2023 $176.00 Saturday, March 11-Sunday, March 12, 2023, 12:30 pm?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Quick Cuttlefish Casting Quick Cuttlefish Casting Mar-11-2023 $395.00 March 11 - 12, 2023, Daily from 10:00am ? 5:00pm (2 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Intensive Drawing Boot Camp *In-Person* Intensive Drawing Boot Camp *In-Person* Mar-12-2023 $180.00 Sunday, 10am-4pm. Feb. 19 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Wood Turning: Bowls & Beyond 2W23 Wood Turning: Bowls & Beyond 2W23 Mar-12-2023 $250.00 March 12-19, 2023 9:00 AM-3:00 PM Weekly Sunday The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Build a Website with WordPress Build a Website with WordPress Mar-14-2023 $179.00 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM , Tu , 5 weeks Newton Community Education
Art Studio: Glassworks Art Studio: Glassworks Mar-15-2023 Free 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Standard Time , W , 6 weeks Newton Community Education
WORKSHOP - Pen Turning: Lathe (March 16) WORKSHOP - Pen Turning: Lathe (March 16) Mar-16-2023 $110.00 1 day, Thursday, March 16, 6:00pm - 9:00pm The Umbrella Arts Center, Concord
Beginning Jewelry: Sterling Silver Pendant with Bezel-Set Stone *In-Person* Beginning Jewelry: Sterling Silver Pendant with Bezel-Set Stone *In-Person* Mar-17-2023 $100.00 Friday, 5:30-9:30pm. Mar. 17 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Clasps and Closures for Necklaces Clasps and Closures for Necklaces Mar-17-2023 $150.00 March 17, 2023, Friday from 10:00am ? 5:00pm Metalwerx, Waltham
Open Studio Metalsmithing and Jewelry *In-Person* Open Studio Metalsmithing and Jewelry *In-Person* Mar-18-2023 $105.00 Saturday, 10am-4pm. Jan. 28 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Drawing in the Netherlandish Art Galleries Two-Day Workshop Drawing in the Netherlandish Art Galleries Two-Day Workshop Mar-18-2023 $176.00 Saturday, March 18-Sunday, March 19, 2023, 12:30 pm?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Introduction to Jewelry Making Introduction to Jewelry Making Mar-18-2023 $395.00 March 18 - 19, 2023, Daily from 10:00am ? 5:00pm (2 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Mastering the Digital Camera *In-Person* Mastering the Digital Camera *In-Person* Mar-19-2023 $120.00 Sunday, 9am-1pm. Mar. 19 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Metrocraft: Build and Govern a Minecraft City Metrocraft: Build and Govern a Minecraft City Mar-20-2023 $345.00 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time , M , 8 weeks Newton Community Education
The Art of Friendship The Art of Friendship Mar-20-2023 $155.00 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM , M , 4 weeks Newton Community Education
Cuban Arts & Culture   Cuban Arts & Culture Mar-21-2023 $25.00 Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Day of the Week: Tu, Number of Sessions: 1 Brookline Adult and Community Education
Mending by Hand: Patching 1W23 Mending by Hand: Patching 1W23 Mar-21-2023 $80.00 Tuesday, March 21, 2023 6:00 PM-9:00 PM The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Digital Photography: Exploring Your Personal Narrative Digital Photography: Exploring Your Personal Narrative Mar-22-2023 $179.00 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , W , 6 weeks Newton Community Education
Pearl Carving Exploration Pearl Carving Exploration Mar-24-2023 $525.00 March 24 - 26, 2023, Daily from 10:00am ? 5:00pm (3 days) Metalwerx, Waltham
Open Studio Metalsmithing and Jewelry *In-Person* Open Studio Metalsmithing and Jewelry *In-Person* Mar-25-2023 $105.00 Saturday, 10am-4pm. Jan. 28 Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Watercolor Watercolor Mar-25-2023 $341.00 Saturday, March 25-Saturday, June 24, 2023, 10:30 am?1:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing in the Galleries Drawing in the Galleries Mar-25-2023 $341.00 Saturday, March 25-Saturday, June 24, 2023, 10:30 am?1:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 12-14 Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 12-14 Mar-25-2023 $275.00 Saturday, March 25-Saturday, June 24, 2023, 10:30 am?12:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Painting Ocean Waves Two-Day Workshop Painting Ocean Waves Two-Day Workshop Mar-25-2023 $176.00 Saturday, March 25-Sunday, March 26, 2023, 12:30 pm?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Painting Foundations, Ages 12-14 Painting Foundations, Ages 12-14 Mar-25-2023 $275.00 Saturday, March 25-Saturday, June 24, 2023, 1:30 pm?3:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 15-17 Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 15-17 Mar-25-2023 $275.00 Saturday, March 25-Saturday, June 24, 2023, 1:30 pm?3:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Cold-Process Soap 1W23 Cold-Process Soap 1W23 Mar-26-2023 $85.00 Sunday, March 26, 2023 10:30 AM-4:00 PM The Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Jamaica Plain
Contemporary Approaches to Painting Contemporary Approaches to Painting Mar-26-2023 $341.00 Sunday, March 26-Sunday, June 25, 2023, 2:00 am?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The Art of Fashion Illustration The Art of Fashion Illustration Mar-26-2023 $341.00 Sunday, March 26-Sunday, June 25, 2023, 10:30 am?1:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Color Theory for Painting Color Theory for Painting Mar-26-2023 $341.00 Sunday, March 26-Sunday, June 25, 2023, 2:00 am?4:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing in the Galleries Drawing in the Galleries Mar-26-2023 $341.00 Sunday, March 26-Sunday, June 25, 2023, 10:30 am?1:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 15-17 Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 15-17 Mar-26-2023 $275.00 Sunday, March 26-Sunday, June 25, 2023, 10:30 am?12:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing and Painting Foundations Drawing and Painting Foundations Mar-26-2023 $341.00 Sunday, March 26-Sunday, June 25, 2023, 10:30 am?1:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 12-14 Drawing in the Galleries, Ages 12-14 Mar-26-2023 $275.00 Sunday, March 26-Sunday, June 25, 2023, 1:30 pm?3:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Young Artist Studio Young Artist Studio Mar-28-2023 $250.00 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern Standard Time , Tu , 6 weeks Newton Community Education
Costumes in Film *Online* Costumes in Film *Online* Mar-29-2023 $45.00 Wednesday, 7-8:30pm. Mar. 29 *Please note this dat Cambridge Center for Adult Education
The Expressive Potential of Color The Expressive Potential of Color Mar-29-2023 $341.00 Wednesday, March 29-Wednesday, June 7, 2023, 10:30 am?1:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
A Survey of Painting Mediums A Survey of Painting Mediums Mar-29-2023 $341.00 Wednesday, March 29-Wednesday, June 7, 2023, 10:30 am?1:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston