Kids Art Classes and Day Camps Coming to Bayou Arts Center

April 2, 2015 by SoWal Staff

The Cultural Arts Alliance (CAA) presents a new series of classes, workshops and camps appealing to all ages!  Classes are taught by Abrakadoodle mobile art studio and take place at the Bayou Arts Center.  All supplies are provided and parents simply need to show up and let their children’s creativity abound.  When Abrakadoodle’s expertise meets the inspiring surroundings of the Bayou Arts Center, it’s the perfect partnership for making memories and treasures to last a lifetime.
Each class incorporates a theme to encourage continuity throughout the sessions. Mommy and Me classes, for ages 20 months- 4 years old, feature a six week course entitled “Little Fingers, Big Ideas.”  The After School Art Classes for ages 5-12 will feature a six-week course entitled “It’s a Jungle Out There.”  The Cultural Kids Camp this summer includes a mix of nature, art and play for kids ages 4-12.
Abrakadoodle Art Classes at Bayou Arts Center: 
Mommy and Me
April 15-May 20
The theme for this series is "Little Fingers, Big Ideas!" This six-week series will take place every Wednesday at the Bayou Arts Center.  The capacity is 15 children in addition to accompanying parents.              

Cost is $105 for the six-week session or $20 per class for drop-ins.

After School Art Classes
April 13-May 18
This six week course will take place every Monday from 4-5pm at the Bayou Arts Center and is perfect for kids ages 5-12! What better way to let your young one's creativity abound while giving parents a much needed break after school? The theme "It's a Jungle Out There" will offer inspiration on a different animal or jungle element each Monday.
The after school art class program costs $105 for a six-week session and $20 per class for drop-ins.
Cultural Kids Summer Day Camp
June 12-July 17
CAAs summer day camp will include a mix of nature, art and play for kids ages 4-12!  What a perfect way to beat the heat and summer boredom for your little one at our awe-inspiring setting at the Bayou Arts Center on Hogtown Bayou with Abrakdoodle.  
This six-week course camp will take place every Friday from 9:30am-2:30pm. The price is $60 per day (discount available for two or more days booked).    

And something new for women starting in May...

Brushes and Bevs
May 14 | June 14 | July 14
Grab your girlfriend, your favorite beverage and plan on spending an evening of laughter, art and comraderie with the new Girls Night Out series once a month at the Bayou Arts Center from 6-8pm. There is capacity for 30 adults priced at $40 per person.   

An up to date adult art class schedule can be found at New classes added on a regular basis so check in often to see what's new. Reserve your class (or series of classes) by calling Lee Greene at the Cultural Arts Alliance at 850-622-5970. Book a class today!

Stay up to date and see what's going on now with classes by following CAA’s Workshop Wave on Facebook. Sign up for the CAA newsletter for local cultural arts events and workshops at

To sign up for kids art classes, kids camps, and adult art classes, call 850-622-5970 or e-mail Lee Greene at  All classes take place at the Bayou Arts Center on Hogtown Bayou located at 105 Hogtown Bayou Lane. For more information, please visit   

The Bayou Arts Center is the home of the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County and a venue for art exhibits, art workshops, meetings, reunions and small events. Nestled among the long leaf pines on historic Hogtown Bayou, the Bayou Arts Center is a true Walton County hidden gem and a peaceful destination for art, culture, heritage and nature.     



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