Children's Art Classes - Leeds

Browse arts activities for kids in and around Leeds. Our listings below cover classes that boys, girls and families can enjoy after school and at weekends, such as drawing, painting, crafts, and much more. Find classes located near River Aire, Call Lane, and Kirkgate Market below.

ARTventurers North Leeds

At award winning ARTventurers we run colourful, creative (often messy!) art, craft and creative play sessions for babies, toddlers and children as well as holiday classes and workshops, fantastic creative birthday parties, after school clubs and other events for children of all ages.

Phone: 07814979


Art-K Classes – Horsforth

An art club for children that provides a safe artistic space where children aged 4-16 years have time to do long term projects.  Sessions use professional materials and delivers an in-depth art education whilst building children’s confidence and self -esteem. Mediums explored include watercolours, acrylics, pastels, pencil, clay, paper mache.

Address: 119 New Road Side, Horsforth

Phone: Rachel 07494 750714



CreARTive Kids is a dedicated Art school for children aged 4-16 years. We believe that everyone has an artist within them that can be developed. Enrol in the Art School and become part of our family of developing artists, nurturing your passion under the guidance of our experienced staff. Sessions run term time and last 1.5 hours. Free trails available.

Address: 180 Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton.

Phone: 07935 380310 or


Kids Sewing Classes at Honey Pottery

Suitable for children age 8-13 all abilities. No equipment required.  Learn how use a sewing machine! Make bags, cushions and lots more. Make new friends in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. All classes with a qualified Textiles teacher and CRB checked. Classes run Sunday mornings 10am-12pm. Call for upcoming dates.

Address: 131 New Road Side, Horsforth LS18 4QD

Phone: 0113 345 1211


Makers Lab at The Tetley

Head to The Tetley every Saturday 11am–3pm for a new free family workshop. Experiment with paint, clay, food and other exciting new materials and techniques for making art. Together with your grown-ups, join The Tetley staff and special guest artists to get creative and make a mess. Perfect for children aged 5–11, but open to all.

Address: The Tetley, Hunslet Road, Leeds, LS10 1JQ

Phone: 0113 320 2323


The Paintbox Menston

Weekly Art Classes For Children Ages 8 – 15. Engaging, inclusive, art classes, small groups of no more than 7 run from artist’s studio. Classes cover printmaking, painting, drawing and 3D work. 5/6-week blocks, including all materials.

Address: 6 Viewlands Cres, Menston, Ilkley LS29 6BH

Phone: 07847626185

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CreARTives Art School and Gallery

Our youngest CreARTives benefit from lots of hands on practical work. Our curriculum leans towards introducing new types of concepts and mediums through a hands on application of the subject.

Our teachers will ensure that they get plenty of attention and support whilst learning key aspects of art and developing lots of exciting pieces of work to bring home and thrill your friends and relatives.

Address: 180 Harrogate Road, Leeds, LS7 4NZ

Phone: 07935 380310


King Monk Studios

Monk has over 25 years of teaching experience and a vast knowledge to share from a variety of artsforms including drawing, charcoal, pastels, graphic design, illustration, painting, clothing customisation, painting through to sculpture. classes are tailored to meet most needs very flexible.

Ages: mornings: 4-11's afternoons 11-1. Cost: £20 for 2 hrs per child, concessions and discounts available for upfront monthly bookings

Address: 3rd Floor, 51D New Briggate, LS2 8JD

Phone: +447411541978


Have you got a little Picasso who loves all things creative? These Draw/Make/Paint sessions will be based on artists, art movements and current exhibitions.

Sandra is a qualified Art & Design Technology teacher with over 15 years experience. So just drop off the kids and have a couple of hours to yourself. You can even sit downstairs with a coffee and read the paper.

Address: 54 Otley Road, Headingley, Leeds, LS6 2AL

Phone: 0113 224228


The Perky Painter

Specialising in Children and Family Workshops. Providing workshops for Schools, Art Galleries, Summer Camps and local communities in Leeds and Yorkshire.

Phone: 07805-337-104


Leeds Museums & Galleries

A range of creative ideas, craft activities, videos and online learning resources to bring our museums and galleries into your homes.

Address: Leeds Museums and Galleries, Leeds Discovery Centre, Carlisle Road, Leeds LS10 1LB


Add a Local Art Class To This List

Calling all art teachers, coordinators and parents... if you know of a fabulous Leeds family art club that hasn't been included please send in the details and it will be added to this list shortly.

Quickdraw also has a Leeds art class directory for adults to explore. If you feel inspired by your children drawing, painting and generally being creative then why not try your hand at it too?!

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