Expressing our emotions and opinions is an integral aspect of life. Our creativity and ability to imagine can truly be limitless in the arts, perfect for a fun afternoon with your family, relaxing me-time, or nurturing talent! See Hong Kong’s unique creative classes for kids to find the most inventive and exciting art classes for all ages. There are all types of classes, such as photography, crafting, fashion design, and much in Hong Kong’s incredible art scene! Whether or not your kiddo is a budding artist, these enjoyable activities will enhance their creativity for sure!
For kids looking to get exposure to a variety of art concepts, mediums, and styles, some excellent art studios are offering general classes for kids and teens.
A few of our favorites are listed here: Art Rooftop has been around for ages and for good reasons! They provide flexible painting lessons for kids and teens. Your kiddos will be taught the technical skills with oil paint, watercolors, graphite drawing, and more! At Parkview, students will learn how to use different media and materials to create their own unique works of art. They learn many different techniques and styles which will be explored during this course, including paper-mâché, clay modeling, and painting. Colour My World offers classes galore for children and parents, including photography, ceramics, sketching, drama, music, and much more.
Art Rooftop, 1/F, 17-19 Yik Yam Street, Happy Valley, Hong Kong, +852 5431 4221, https://www.artrooftop.com/
Parkview Spa & Resort, 88 Tai Tam Reservoir Road, Hong Kong, +852 2812 3945, firstname.lastname@example.org, https://www.hongkongparkview.com/child-activities/art-classes
MORE GENERAL ART CLASSES FOR KIDS ACROSS HONG KONG:
Anastassia's Art House, www.arthouse-hk.com (Locations all over Hong Kong)
Creative Kids, www.creativekids.com.hk (Central)
HK Art Tutoring, www.hkarttutoring.com (Great for pre-teens/teens)
Banana Art Club, www.bananaartclub.com
Art Loop, www.artloop.hk (Wong Chuk Hang)
Studio 83, www.facebook.com/studio83 (Central)
The Studio, The Studio Facebook (Stanley, great for tots and young kids!)
Kids Gallery, www.kidsgallery.com (Locations all over Hong Kong)
Children Workshop, www.childrenworkshop.com.hk (Locations all over Hong Kong)
It's never too early to teach your children about photography, and it tends to be the case that sometimes your child will frame the photo better than you will due to them being more familiar with technology than you are. If you think you have the next Annie Liebowitz or Mario Testino at home, make sure to check out these Hong Kong photography classes down below for kids and adults!
Colour My World, Rm 108, Floor 1, Marina Tower, 8 Shum Wan Road, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, +852 2580 5028, email@example.com, https://colour-my-world.com/s21-fixed-workshops-2/s21-fixed-workshops-digital-art/
Canon HK, +852 3191 2333, http://www.canon.com.hk/
Art jamming in Hong Kong with the kids is easy to find. It is a super fun and creative activity for the whole family to enjoy. The famous Art Jamming is in Wong Chuk Hang and offers jam sessions, an outdoor terrace, and parties. Bonart in Kwun Tong provides online booking and art jam for kids ages 3+ among other fun workshops. Located in Wanchai, Choco L'Art Studio offers a relaxing experience of art jamming for all ages.
Art Jamming, 4D Yally Industrial Building, 6 Heung Yip Road, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, +852 2541 8816, http://artjamming.com/
Bonart, Unit O, 8/F, King Win Factory Building, 65-67 King Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong, +852 2789 2782, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.bonart-hk.com/kids-art-jam/.They also organize birthday parties for kids!
ITS Fashion 4 Kids provides children with interesting workshops and classes, such as making outfits for your soft toys and learning to crochet your own clothes! Join their classes to learn how to make personalized clothing and unique pieces! Mission Runway by ActiveKids is a popular class for kids looking to hone their fashion design skills. From constructing your own collection to sketching to bringing it all to life in a real fashion show - this is a fun artsy activity for fashionistas in the making. Budding designers should explore the options with Dee Dee Choy; many of her students have moved on to prestigious art schools on graduation - cool! Students will gain experience in all aspects of fashion illustration and design in these 4-lesson classes.
ITS Fashion 4 Kids, 4/F, BOC Group Life Assurance Tower, 134-136 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong, +852 2116 3916, email@example.com, https://www.itseducation.asia/fashion/kidsfashion.html
Colour My World hosts a wide range of cutting-edge visual arts workshops for ages 4-18 years, ranging from Fine Arts to the Digital Realm. Industry specialists offer courses in drawing, sketching, painting, mixed media, ceramics, sculpture, textiles, fashion design, photography, animation, film-making, and digital painting/illustration. Portfolio building programs for 13 years+ are also available in Fine Art for advanced artists looking to build their portfolio for GCSE, IGCSE, IB, or A-Levels Art exams. Their Fine Arts team coaches in the use of specialist materials including oils, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, ink, clay, and fabric, while their Digital Art Specialists tutor in Industry-Standard software for painting, design, and film-making, including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator After Effects, and more.
Colour My World offers a Tactile Textile program for older students of 10+ where they will learn techniques that include sewing, stitching, weaving, knitting, embroidery, felting, printing, appliqué, and batique. Take sewing and quilting classes at Inspired Hands Craft Studio where you can learn how to use all sewing materials, including sewing machines, and no prior experience is necessary! Learn the fundamentals of sewing and quilting individually or in a group lesson, all the more fun for you and your friends! Interested in textiles? Fabric Art provides creative sewing and fabric design classes for kids and adults. They allow students to explore their creative side using various fabric design mediums. It builds confidence and gives a sense of achievement and pride once participants complete their craft projects. At the end of this course, children will have the basic knowledge and confidence to create their own unique and beautiful designs.
Colour My World, Rm 108, Aberdeen Marina Tower, 8 Shum Wan Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong, + 852 2580 5028, firstname.lastname@example.org, https://colour-my-world.com/s21-fixed-workshops-2/s21-fine-art/
Inspired Hands Craft Studio, Near Adventist Hospital on Stubbs Road (Address Provided on Booking Confirmation), http://ihcstudio.com/
Let's be honest, kids are happiest when making a total mess, but we don't always love scrubbing their fun off our walls! Leave the mess to the pros at MessyJam, located in Sheung Wan. They offer drop-in art jam sessions for kids of all ages, awesome birthday parties, and loads of artsy workshops for kids and parents too. It's a family affair here...get involved. Artful Kids also offers unstructured free learning art classes for children age 1.5-6. They have the ideal spot for the kids to have a good time getting messy as well as play with various art props like sand, clay, and water. Parents can also get involved as they offer parent-child lessons.
Unleash your child’s creativity with painting lessons in an inspiring and nurturing atmosphere! Through theme-based projects, children will learn the fundamentals of drawing, color mixing, painting techniques, and even some exciting bits of art history. They will explore their world, discover their creativity and have tons of messy fun, with paint as the perfect medium. This is an excellent opportunity to bring out the little Picasso in your child. Pitter Painter is divided into three age groups: 18 months - 36 months; 3- 5 years; and 5-11 years.
YWCA International Kids Club, 3/F, No.1 Macdonnell Road, Central, Hong Kong, https://clle.ywca.org.hk/
For kids and teens looking to get into one of China's cultural art forms - head over to Parkview. Your little ones will learn the traditional Chinese painting with bamboo paper, calligraphy brushes, ink, and paint. Classes run every Thursday for ages 3-6. Ink Painting by Danny Liu in Mongkok is top-notch! Founded in 2013, Dan's Studio focuses on contemporary ink art creation, community and commissioned projects, exhibitions, and educational workshops. There will most likely be a waiting listing as he is excellent! KA-Atelier offers private workshops and lessons as well as kid's birthday parties!
Danny Liu's Studio, Facebook Page
MORE CHINESE INK PAINTING CLASSES ACROSS HONG KONG:
Hong Kong Art Studio, www.hkas.edu.hk/en/short-course
Crafting is so fun for kids - it allows them to try different techniques and get creative with all sorts of items - beads, strings, feathers, etc. Craft Hour offers ongoing classes in knitting, weaving, sewing, embroidery, clay crafting, beading, paper crafts, and decorative painting for kids of a mixed age group. They also offer parties! For those who are looking to set up their own crafting station, head over to The Crafties who offer an accessible, comfy, and community co-working space for crafters with a purpose. If you are interested in all things hand-made, check out Make & Do HK's workshops and events where you can learn how to embroider, make earrings, make plant hangers, and more! Head over to YWCA, an all-time favorite when it comes to any afterschool activity. They offer Crafty Kids, where children age 3-6 explore fun crafts using a wide range of materials and methods.
Craft Hour, Sheung Sze Wan, Clearwater Bay, Hong Kong, www.crafthourasia.com (Available for parties)
The Crafties, www.thecrafties.hk (Workspace for crafting!
Make & Do HK, www.makeanddohk.com (Workshops and events!)
Deer Workshop provides all types of pottery workshops for people of all ages and interests, making learning pottery fun and engaging! Develop a love for the pottery process at their studio in Kowloon. Colour My World offers Ceramic Fanatics for kids age 10+ where they will acquire fundamental skills from pinching, coiling, slab to wheel-throwing. For those looking to get into ceramics, Hong Kong Art Studio is fantastic for beginners on up. For the more experienced ones, try LUMP, their 2,400 square feet pottery studio, which provides a space for experienced ceramic makers to practice and develop their craft. They also offer classes for those new to ceramics.
Hong Kong Art Studio, Rm 819, 8/F, Youth Square, 238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, http://www.hkas.edu.hk/en/short-course
MORE POTTERY AND CERAMICS CLASSES ACROSS HONG KONG:
The Pottery Workshop, www.potteryworkshop.com.cn/hongkong.asp
My Happy Sunflower, www.myhappysunflower.com
Panda Pottery, www.pandapottery.com
Bonart is a popular hub of art classes for kids and adults. They offer a variety of workshops, including table tree decorations, eco-paper making classes, soy candle workshops, and more! Glass Farm aspires to integrate a splash of green into your everyday lives. You and your kiddo can get your hands dirty and start farming! Get funky with a class in Terrarium Art, where you can design your own miniature landscape of living plants, moss, and rocks within a jar.