Ballet Centre offers children an opportunity to explore the art of painting in one convenient location. Kids can not only improve their creativity in our painting classes but also make friends and enjoy playful activities along the way. Our instructors will introduce students to various materials like paintbrushes, oil paints, watercolors & more.

Little Picasso (4 to 8 yrs)

Junior Vinci (9 to 12 yrs)

Young Degas (13 to 15 yrs)

Classes (for kids ages 3-11)

Sunday – Thursday.

Taught by passionate and experienced artists.


For class sign-ups, please include the name and age of your child.

Painting Classes

What's Little Picasso?

Little Picasso is a specially designed art and craft course that gives our little ones the right platform.

  • Builds on their motor skills through a variety of art and craft projects
  • Enhances their ability to see, think and create in a fun and friendly manner
  • Learn the basic concepts of drawing and color, exploring different mediums like pencils, pastels, paints, paper, and clay
What's Junior Vinci?

This course is structured towards building a solid foundation for art. Each term introduces the old masters’ techniques and works that are bound to inspire our Junior Vincis.

  • Basic principles of drawing and composition
  • Color theory
  • Still life, nature study, landscapes, etc.
  • Basic human figure study
  • Introduction to light and shade
  • Perspective study
  • Explore different mediums including, but not limited to, watercolors, soft pastels, acrylics, charcoal, etc.
  • Sculpting clay to create their unique masterpieces
What's Young Degas?

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.”

– Edgar Degas

  • Drawing and sketching
  • Advance light and shadow
  • Composition and layout
  • Advance color theory
  • Specializing in different mediums
  • Knowledge of textures
  • Mixed media study
  • Art appreciation
  • Art theory (brief history of western art and study of
    the old masters)

Benefits of Painting Classes

Promotes Creativity

Painting encourages creative thinking in kids, which is necessary for them to develop their style. Whether they use paint, clay, or any other medium, kids will learn to express themselves through art and communicate better with others.

Builds Motor Skills

When painting, kids use their fine motor skills. This is important because it can help them while they are learning to write. Some types of paints require your child to apply the paint with a paintbrush or pen or even just his fingers – whichever way your kid chooses to do it, he will still benefit from the activity.

Promotes Harmony

To create a painting, kids have to put all the colors together so that they sparkle and shine! They will learn how to mix different colors to achieve great results. They need to know how to combine colors with others because it can help them develop necessary skills in the future.

Promotes Social Skills

Painting is an activity that encourages group work. It’s also an excellent opportunity to spend time with other family members or friends, which will strengthen your relationships!

Commonly Asked Questions

The answer is simple: Now!

There are so many great reasons to start an art lesson with your child right away. You’ll be amazed at how quickly they begin to learn new skills and apply them in creative ways that you’ve never imagined. Art lessons are a fantastic way to help kids become self-directed learners.

A lot of kids are scared of paintings, but they shouldn’t be! There’s so much to see in every picture, and every image tells its own story.

Our approach is simple: let the kids be themselves. Kids are born artists; they just need to be encouraged. We show them how to look behind the “painting colors” into the painting’s world.