Youth Programs

We have art and photography classes and workshops for children and teens! Programs run Spring through Summer, register early! Read More…


Art Classes

WAAJ – Wednesday Afternoon Art Journals

Instructor: Michele Booth

Day: WEDNESDAYS, 4:00-6:00 PM

Dates: APRIL 4, 11, 25 and MAY 1 (4 weeks – no class during vacation)

Cost: $125  (materials included)

Ages 12 and up


Every week for 4 weeks we will learn new techniques with different art products.  The journal is for practicing these techniques and using the journal to make and store your own art.


Mixed Media & Abstract = FUN!

Instructor:  Michele Booth

Day: THURSDAYS, 6:00-8;00 PM

Dates:  APRIL 26TH  OR  MAY 10TH

Cost: $25/class (materials included)

Ages 14 and up


Enjoy getting messy and discovering the world of mixed media and fun.  We will be working with paint, paper, molding paste and stencils to create a one of a kind piece.


Children’s Birthday Parties – It’s Party Time!

We are happy to announce that starting March 1st we will be offering children’s birthday parties.

We will be offering different projects that our new art teacher, Michele Booth, will customize for your child.  The parties will include painting, collage, scrapbooking, mixed media, cutting, printing and much more.

Come join the fun and be creative!  Call the front office for more details and to reserve your party. 508-362-2909


Wooden paged themed book

Pick out your own theme for this creative book.  Have a pet theme, my summer vacation, mixed media art book, whatever you can imagine.

For ages 3 and up.  The cost of the class is $15 a child and will be 1-2 hours depending on the age.


Flower clock

Paint, paper and embellish this fun flower shaped wooden clock.  For ages 8 and up.  The cost is $18.00 a child and will take 2 hours.  The delicate clock mechanism will be sent home with the child.

Photography Workshops

Youth Photography: Shots that POP!

JULY 9-13 OR AUGUST 8-12

Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM
Cost: $140

Ages 11-16

*Important! When ordering online, please include your child’s name and age in the order notes*

Go beyond snapshots and selfies.  Explore your creativity through digital photography. We will photograph in several locales and create pictures that grab a viewer’s attention. Improve your skills and while enjoying the opportunity to explore the area. You’ll emerge with a portfolio of best shots ready to print or use in a slide show to share with family and friends.

Monday, July 9/August 6—In the Studio: Photography Basics, composition fundamentals,  and tips to improve your shots.

Tuesday, July 10/August 7—Photo Shoot: Hyannis Waterfront

Wednesday, July 11/August 8 —Photo Shoot: Dowses Beach, Osterville

 Thursday, July 12/August 9—Photo Shoot: Mass Audubon Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

 Friday, July 13/August 10—In the Studio: Post Processing, Sharing, Critique

You may bring your own camera (point and shoot, DSLR, or cell phone) and the manual if you can find it or use one of our loaners. A laptop will be helpful on the last day of class. (Not ChromeBooks)

Drop-Off and Pick-Up Locations:
Monday:Cape Cod Art Center, 3480 Rte. 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630
Tuesday: Hyannis Public Library, 401 Main Street, Hyannis, MA 02601
Wednesday: Dowses Beach Parking Lot, 348 E. Bay Road, Osterville, MA 02655
Thursday: Mass Audubon Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary, 345 Bone Hill Road
Barnstable, MA 02637
Friday: Cape Cod Art Center, 3480 Rte. 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630