In-person & online Drawing & Painting classes. 

Welcome to ART + Academy!

If you are looking for art classes, you’ve found them!  Online & In-studio fine art classes for beginners to advance students.

Ignite your passion for art, learning how to draw and paint in one of our year-round weekly classes. From children as young as 4 years old to 99-year-old adults, we have an art class for you, in any of our four convenient locations in the Greater Austin, metro area: NW Austin, Cedar Park, SW Austin and Lakeway.

We believe that small classes are best for teaching art and encouraging you to explore your creativity.  Get inspired by others in your class, learn to use different media like graphite pencil, charcoal, soft and oil pastels, ink, watercolor, acrylic and mixed media and be ready to create the extraordinary!

We are proud to be a locally owned business since 2009.

Yes! We are now providing online ART classes and summer camps!

  • Learn from wherever you are!
  • Get real-time, live feedback from your teacher.
  • Small classes 6:1 student-teacher ratio.

Anytime! Student registration is open year-round and classes are held continuously throughout the school year. Students may take four classes per month at their assigned day and time.

Absolutely! You do not need to have any previous instruction or experience to come to Art+Academy. We will take you to the next skill level wether you are a beginner who can only draw stick figures or an advanced student wanting to learn a new medium or technique.

We provide ongoing art instruction on a monthly tuition basis. Our classes are small and organized by age groups. Because our groups are small, we can integrate new students throughout the school year. If you want to learn more about our drawing and painting classes, read about each age group class in the CLASSES tab.

Your Progress

This is the progress of one of our adult students. Her "before" drawing shows the skill level she had when came to our classes.

After 18 hrs. of instruction, she draw again her self-portrait with a considerable improvement. She continued developing her skills and what you see here in color, is the portrait of her daughter using soft-pastels.
Discover what you can achieve with us. We care about your progress and tailor each class to help you reach your goals and take your skills to the next level.




Be taught by professionals. Ignite your passion and learn from experienced teachers in an encouraging environment. We will help you explore your creativity, develop your artistic skills, and create the extraordinary.

Meet our teachers! All of them have a degree in an art or art education field.



Small student-teacher ratio ensures the quality of our classes.  In-person classes have a limit of 8 students per class and online classes have a limit of 6 students per class.



No matter your current skill level, beginner or advanced, we will help you to improve and reach your artistic goals.

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