Art and Music

Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center 572-6560


Thanksgiving Platters: 

Friday, November 7th, 5 – 7 pm

Holiday Mugs: 

Friday, November 28th, 5 – 7 pm

Clay Ornaments: 

December 5th 5 – 7 pm

Earrings, Bracelets, and Pendants:

Friday, December 12th, 5 – 7 pm

Mixed Media Ornaments: 

Friday, December 19th, 5 – 7 pm

Families will work together to create holiday-inspired works of art, such as mugs and ornaments, which add a festive touch to your home or make great gifts for loved ones. Cost is $20 per person and includes pizza, water, art supplies, and instruction. Preregistration required.

Tiny Hands 

Tuesdays, 6 weeks

November 4 – December 9 

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Age: 2.5 – 5

Using materials such as pastels, clay, paint, and paper that stimulate creative impulses and fuel artistry, children will learn creative processes that little hands can manage with help. There will be music, stories, and lots of fun for all!

Preschool Story Arts

Saturdays, 6 weeks

October 18 – November 22

10:00 am – 12:00 noon

Age: 2.5 – 5

Spend some creative time with your little one as you work together to create artwork inspired by children’s books. After learning the stories and talking about the illustrations, we will explore other imagery by painting with tempera and watercolors, sculpting with air-dry clay, and drawing with colored pencils, markers, and oil pastels.

Claymazing: Pinch, Coil and Roll! 

Tuesdays, 6 weeks 

October 21 – November 25 

3:30 – 5:30 pm

Age: 5-9

Give your young artist the opportunity to let his/her imagination soar! Children will pinch, coil, and roll as they explore the properties of clay and make all sorts of unique clay pieces. Working in clay helps children refine motor skills and develop their creative thinking & it’s a ton of fun!

Wire-wrapping: Jewelry & Beyond! 

Saturdays, 2 weeks 

November 22 & 29 

9:00 am – 12:00 noon

Age: 8+

Students will learn basic wire-wrapping skills using fingers and pliers to create their very own pendants, figurines, picture frames, and much more! Wire-wrapping is an inexpensive hobby, perfect for making unique gifts—just in time for the holiday season. Bring along your favorite shells, sea glass, or other found objects. 

After School Photo Club

Every Tuesday

September 16 – December 16

3:30 – 5:30 PM

Age: 13+

Come make magic in the darkroom! Have you ever wanted to experience “old-school” photography? Our photo club instructors will teach you camera function, film processing and printing. 

Jewelry Design for Young Adults 

Mondays, 6 weeks 

October 27 – December 1 

3:30 – 5:30 pm

Age: 13+

Become your own jewelry designer! Students in this class will learn the foundational elements of metalsmithing: cutting, drilling, piercing, and soldering metal. Projects include pendants, bracelets, earrings and/or rings. You’ll finish class with the beautiful jewelry creations of your own design! 

Portfolio Day – FREE!

Saturday, November 22 

2:00 – 5:00 pm

Admissions representatives from leading art colleges & universities, including California College of the Arts, Cornish College of the Arts, Maryland Institute College of Art, and School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will give short presentations to interested students and families. Representatives will then meet with students for one-on-one consultations and portfolio reviews. Questions? Please contact Katie Peterson at [email protected]

Art Classes with Monica Knight 463-8884


1053 Ulu Kanu St, Wailuku

January 12th – March 9th, 2015


3:15-4:15pm (5-8 yr olds) or 4:15-5:15pm (9 yrs old and up)

5-8 yrs old, and 9 yrs old and up

Students will learn basic sculpture techniques. We will experiment

with various media, including wire, clay, wood, paper, and recycled

material. Students will learn how to make slabs, score, engrave, and

manipulate materials to make creative 3D art.

Lahaina Arts Association 661-0111

Maui Youth Art Outreach Program

Various Locations in Maui County

Monday – Thursday After School 

Ages 5-18

The Maui Youth Art Outreach Program provides no-cost art classes to children in Maui County. Please visit for dates, locations and times.

Art Classes with Barbara Steinberg 269-6845

Animal Kindness Art Club

December 3rd – January 28th

Kihei Community Center


9 week class

Ages 6-12

Children will draw and paint animals and plants. There is much instruction to perfect their skills as young artists. They will learn basic skills such as mixing colors and seeing colors. Beginning to advanced artists welcome! 

$95. [email protected]

Please register ahead and get supply list online. 

Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA), 244-8760

Glee Club

MAPA Main Studios

2027 Main Street, Wailuku

January 8 – April 30


4:15 – 5:15

Ages 7-11

Gain confidence in your singing as you learn the fundamental skills of matching pitch, breath support and diction in a fun and supportive group environment. You’ll also learn simple choreography to accompany your singing. No experience necessary. $295 for the semester. Download registration form at

Spring Drama Semester

MAPA Main Studios, 2027 Main Street, Wailuku

January 3 – April 30

Mondays – Fridays

Various times

Ages 5 – 18

Weekly drama classes in acting, improvisation and Glee Club for all levels of experience. Download schedules and registration forms at

Maui Family YMCA 242-9007

Private Weekly Music Lessons

4 years – Adult

Learn the art of playing a musical instrument.  Make it a family lesson and learn together.  Lessons in Guitar or Ukulele.  Our instructor has time slots available throughout the week and on Saturdays.

Bounty Music 871-1141

[email protected]

Music Lessons in Ukulele, Guitar, Drums, Voice and Keyboard

Ongoing Classes Every Day!

Age 6 and up

Private music lessons for children and adults. Lessons are offered on Ukulele, Guitar, Drums, Voice and Keyboard. We offer a great variety of musical instruments from beginner to advanced. Special for new students: Buy two lessons and get two FREE. Just say you saw it in Maui Family Magazine. 

Kathleen Hamilton/Maui Piano Lessons 876-0383

[email protected]

Piano Lessons

Lower Kula


Beginners to Advanced

Weekly private lessons include how to read music; technique; theory & music

appreciation. 17 yrs. experience on Maui. Free introductory lesson.  283-6945 

Private violin lessons in Wailea

Flexible times, beginning & intermediate students ages six years through adults. Experienced & patient teacher. Innovative teaching methods follow 

the interests & learning style of each student, keeping their passion for music alive. Contact Cambria Moss. If you do not have a violin yet, please call before shopping for one.