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Best Painting &
Drawing Teachers
in Austin

Why These Painting & Drawing Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Austin Painting & Drawing Teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 168 104 10

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Art Lessons With Jessica Padgett

Art Lessons With Jessica Padgett give children a solid foundation in the arts, providing in-depth instruction in a range of techniques and materials that kids of all ages can enjoy. The company's instructor teaches students the basics of drawing, watercolor, painting, sketching, and sculpture, providing one-on-one instruction in a pressure-free environment that encourages students to learn at their own pace. Customers can purchase classes on the company's website, and tuition fees include all the supplies and materials the students will need.

Cedar Park, TX 78613


ART+ Academy

ART+ Academy is a fine art learning center that has been providing a range of classes and camps to students of all ages since 2009. The company's team of experienced instructors teaches children and adults the essential tools, materials, and skills of drawing and painting, and offers a full schedule of classes for beginner, intermediate, and experienced artists. Drawing and painting classes are available for preschoolers, older children, and teens, as well as homeschoolers, and the company hosts summer art camps and special group events for parties.

Austin, TX 78759


Austin Creative Art Center

Austin Creative Art Center provides a "positive and encouraging" environment for customers to discover a love of art. The award-winning company provides an extensive range of classes for adults and children, including two-hour drawing, painting, and mixed-media classes, after-school art classes for kids, and "Visual Art and Vino" classes where adults can create unique works of art while enjoying fine wine. The company also hosts drawing, painting, and sculpting camps and events for children, and educational art classes and lessons for homeschoolers.

Blue Moon Glassworks

Blue Moon Glassworks is an Austin stained glass studio and supply shop. The company offers one of the area's largest selections of stained glass and crafting supplies, and offers services like hourly glass-working studio rentals, custom stained glass crafting, and stained glass repairs. The company also offers a range of glass-working classes on topics like beginning stained glass, tile mosaics, glass fusing, flameworking, and wire-wrapped jewelry making. Customers can find a schedule of classes on the company's website, and call or email to register.

Nili's Art

Nili's Art is Cedar Park's premier source for quality art classes. The company's philosophy recognizes that art is a critical part of education, giving children important motor and creative skills while helping adults explore new ways to express and explore. The company's classes cover a range of topics, including watercolor, clay sculpting, sketching, and oil painting, all in a warm, welcoming, and enriching environment. Customers can read about the class details on the company's website and use the online registration portal to sign up for classes.

Personal Picasso

Personal Picasso is a public studio and learning center designed to give people of all ages and backgrounds a love of art and creativity. The company hosts fun, educational classes and workshops, and students can bring snacks and drinks, as well as alcoholic beverages for students aged 21 and older. Customers can purchase private art lessons with one of the company's talented instructors, or attend one of the company's public paint parties. The company also offers art camps for children and fun, creative splatter paint parties.

San Marcos, TX 78666


Sacred Arts Studio

The owner of Sacred Arts Studio has more than 25 years of experience in teaching art to students of all ages and has been offering a range of enriching classes to Austin customers since 1992. The company offers an extensive menu of classes, workshops, and camps for adults and kids with any level of experience. After-school classes are available for elementary, middle, and high school-aged children, and customers can attend adult art parties and workshops on topics like jewelry making, collage, calligraphy, storytelling, and doll making.

Smudge Studios

Customers love the "Incredible" staff range of enriching services at and Smudge Studios. The company's team of talented instructors is passionate about art and host an extensive list of classes for kids and adults. The company offers private and group art lessons for kids and after-school and homeschool classes designed to give children a chance to learn valuable skills and explore creativity. Customers can also enjoy wine and art parties for adults and workshops and lessons for families, and registration is easy on the company's online calendar.

Austin, TX 78705


The Art School at Laguna Gloria

The Art School at Laguna Gloria is a full-service art center with an extensive selection of classes for adults, teens, and kids of all ages. Customers can attend classes for a range of artistic styles and subjects, including painting, drawing, calligraphy, photography, ceramics, sculpture, and weaving. The company has beginner classes for kids as young as four, giving children the freedom to explore and learn new creative skills. The company also has Spring and Winter break classes for children and teens, as well as special art classes for homeschool kids.

The Needle Works

The Needle Works has been one of Austin's premier needlepoint resources since 1978, offering an extensive selection of supplies and materials and fun, educational classes for students at every level of experience. The company's beginning needlepoint class is ideal for customers just starting out, and the instructors provide in-depth instruction and gentle support to ensure customers understand the basics. Customers can find a schedule of classes on the company's website, or stop by the shop to browse one of the area's largest selections of needlepoint supplies.

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