Children’s Art Workshop Series

The first Saturdays of every month, 1:30-3:30pm, FREE

Workshops are held in the Art for Change Gallery, 1699 Lexington Ave (between 106th and 107th), Basement Level

Workshops are free and open to the public, and will take place at Art for Change gallery on the first Saturday of every month, 1:30am-3:30pm, open to children ages 4-12 (unless otherwise specified) with an adult companion.

Art for Change Children’s Art Studio is a fun, hands-on community arts workshop program for youth and families to create art together and continue East Harlem’s rich cultural traditions! Art for Change collaborates with dedicated artists and educators to lead a new art project on the first Saturday of every month, free and open to the public, as well as for community events and student groups. Workshops draw on themes of cultural heritage, diversity, empowerment, and embracing change to strengthen critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills, bridging cultures and inspiring positive change in individuals and communities along the way.

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Past Children’s Workshops:

Recycling! Making Art Using Trash with Katheryn Cervino

Book-making with Rory Golden  

Shadow Portraits: Drawing, Painting and Collage with Kate Fasbinder

“Her” in Hero with Elisabeth Bisbing & Leslie Madigan

Social Justice & the Piñata with Marissa Gutierrez-Vicario

Creative Accordion Book Boxes with Courtney Lee Weida

Create Collaboration: Collages with  Hector Canonge

Reflective Mosaics with Hayat Gul


    Art for Change family and community workshops are made possible in part with public funds from the Fund for Creative Communities, supported by New York State Council on the Arts and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.