Children's Classes
The 2013-14 SUMMER Class Schedule 
is here! Classes fill up FAST. 

Register your children as soon as possible!

    Children ages 3-16 are welcome to participate and may start classes at any point during the school year. 


    The goal is to introduce children to various artists, their styles and techniques, with projects reflecting what they are learning. Classes meet weekly and are open to all ages and skill levels. Several mediums will be used including drawing, painting, papier mache, mosaic, sculpture, collage and more. The schedule of classes is as follows:

         Monday 1-2 p.m., Preschool 4-5 year-olds
         Monday 3:30-5 p.m., Novice 6-9 year-olds

         Tuesday 1-2 p.m., Preschool 3-4 year-olds
         Tuesday 3:30-5 p.m., Novice 5-7 year-olds

         Wednesday 3:30-5 p.m., Intermediate 6-11 year-olds
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         Thursday 3:30-5:00 Advanced 7-10 yrs. class
         Thursday 5:15-6:45 p.m., Novice 9-14 year-olds
         Thursday 7-8:30 p.m., Advanced 11-16 year-olds


      The children's projects will include paintings and mosaics, along with other related activites. Children ages 3-16 are welcome to participate. 

     Tuition is $75 per month for after school students and $60 for preschool students. Supplies are included. There is a $5 a month discount for members of the Chesterton Art Center. To register, please call the Chesterton Art Center at 219-926-4711. The Chesterton Art Center is located at 115 S. 4th St., Chesterton, IN 46304.


Jennifer Martin teaches our children's art classes at the Chesterton Art Center. Classes start in September and run through the end of the school year. 



    The cost is $10 per child, with a minimum of 10 children. The maximum party size is 20 children. Goodie bags may be added on for an additional $3 per child. Once the party date has been approved, a $50 deposit will be required to hold the date. The deposit will go towards the total balance due on the day of the party. For more information, please contact the Chesterton Art Center at 219-926-4711. The Chesterton Art Center is located at 115 S. 4th St., Chesterton, IN 46304. ​

    Each party will include a 2-hour time slot on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Guests will receive a stretched canvas painting (12" x 12" size, with a theme determined by the birthday boy/girl) and a small craft to take home. The Art Center will provide a picture frame photo booth for fun pictures of the children at the event, and a special gift for the birthday child. Jennifer Martin, the children's art instructor at the Chesterton Art Center, will organize and lead the party. While the Art Center will provide decorations for the classroom, the parents are responsible for food, drink, plates, etc., as well as balloons, if desired. 

The Chesterton Art Center is now hosting 
children's birthday parties for kids ages 3 and up. 
The Chesterton Art Center will be offering (5) week-long art classes for children ages 4-13 this summer. Each class will run Monday through Thursday and will include a theme. The younger kids ages 4-8 will meet from 9-11 a.m., and the older kids ages 9-13 will meet from 11:30-1:30. Each week will include a finished painted canvas, along with other various projects per the theme. The cost is $60 per week for members and $65 for non-members.



Week One, Beach Theme - June 16-19
Week Two, Jungle Theme - June 23-26
Week Three, Squiggles & Zigzags - July 14-17
Week Four, Out of This World - July 21-24
Week Five, Play With Your Food - August 11-14


To register, please call the Chesterton Art Center at 219-926-4711.