The Visual Arts Studio at the Darien Arts Center (203-655-8683/ ) at 2 Renshaw Road offers classes for children and adults in painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media.

The Darien Community Association Inc., at 274 Middlesex Road, offers courses in drawing and painting. Call 203-655-9050 or visit

Darien Continuing Education offers drawing, painting, and pottery classes. Visit for the schedule.

Paint Studio at the YWCA Darien/Norwalk at 49 Old Kings Highway (203-655-2535) offers classes for students ages four through adults and seniors. Children’s camp takes place during summers and school vacation weeks. Check

The Silvermine Guild School of Art (203-966-6668/ in New Canaan offers many types of classes for all ages.