Art and Music

Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center 572-6560


Ages 3-12 accompanied by an adult

Bring the whole family to the Hui for a fun & creative Friday night! We are thrilled to bring you this class series 

designed just for families! Cost is $20 per person and includes pizza, water, art supplies, and instruction. Preregistration required.

Fun & Fabulous Collaborative Portraits:

Friday, January 9th, 5 – 7 pm

Parents and children will collaborate to create portraits of one another—or a special family member or friend!

Mixtures, Molds, & Magic: Handmade Paper!:

Friday, February 20th, 5 – 7 pm

Learn the history of paper while creating your very own handmade paper from surprising materials!

Fractals & Flowers:

Friday, March 13th 5 – 7 pm

Create beautiful hanging flower decorations using one of the greatest and most under-appreciated craft tools: the toilet paper tube!

Not Your Average Easter Eggs!:

Friday, March 27th, 5 – 7 pm

Parents and children will explore fun, new techniques to turn eggs into beautiful, tiny, and tasty works of art.

Keeping it Simple: DIY Art Supplies!:

Friday, April 10th, 5 – 7 pm

You and your child will make your own puffy paint, stamps, and sidewalk chalk.

Preschool Story Arts

Saturday, 1 day

10:00 am – 12:00 noon

February 21, March 14, March 28, April 11 & April 25

Age: 2.5 – 5 w/guardian

After learning the stories and talking about the illustrations, we will explore imagery by painting with tempera and watercolors, sculpting with clay, and drawing with colored pencils, markers, and oil pastels. FREE – Preregistration is required! Limit of one session per child. Supply Fee: $10

Tiny Hands

Tuesdays, 6 weeks

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Session 1: January 27 – March 3

Session 2: March 31 – May 5

Age: 2.5 – 5

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

After School Photo Club

Tuesdays, Weekly

February 3 – June 2

3:30 – 5:30 PM

Age: 13+

Our photo club instructors will teach you camera function, film processing and printing. No camera needed, unless you have a film camera that you would like to use. $10 per class + lab fee. Reserve your spot or drop-in.

Wheel Throwing & Handbuilding

Tuesdays, 6 week Sessions

Session 1 with Deb Zaleski

February 12 – March 19

Session 2 with Bob Flint 

April 16 – May 21

3:30 – 5:30 pm

Age: 10+

Cups, plates, bowls, tiles, and more! In this introductory ceramics class, students will create their own functional art as they explore the handling of clay using wheel throwing, handbuilding, glazing, and texturing techniques. Students will enjoy this tactile and fun art form!

Jewelry Design for Young Adults

Thursdays, 6 weeks

April 2 – May 7

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 beautiful jewelry creations of your own design! Brass metal will be included with the supply fee and sterling silver will be available for purchase. No previous jewelry class is required!

Rhythm of the Ocean! — Mixed Media Art Inspired by the Sea

Thursdays, 4 weeks

April 16 – May 7

3:30 – 5:30 pm

Keiki will paint, draw, and create 3D works of art inspired by the ocean, surfing, sea creatures, and island life. With positive encouragement and guidance from Teaching Artist Brett Summerlee, students will enjoy this engaging afterschool activity!

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.

Kreative Keiki Art 808-298-1719

[email protected]

Children’s Art Classes

Princess Nahienaena School, Lahaina


1:30-2:30 p.m.

Gr. K-5

Come surprise yourself in this 6 week session with how much fun creating beautiful works of art can be. Using clay, pastels, colored pencils, and acrylics, we will explore the possibilities of color, shape, and form.

Art Classes with Barbara Steinberg 269-6845

Animal Kindness Art Club

February 25 – April 22

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 Arts & Cultural Center         242-SHOW

Schaefer Gallery

Four Thursdays, 4 -6 pm

February 5 & 12 and March 5 & 12

Instructional classes for high school students grades 9-12,  taught by artists in the Schaefer Portrait Challenge exhibit. FREE! Advance registration necessary: email [email protected]

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

Glee Club

MAPA Main Studios

2027 Main Street, Wailuku

January 15 – April 30

Thursdays, 3:45 – 4:45, ages 7-11

Learn the foundations of singing, including pitch, breath support, diction and phrasing and gain confidence in your singing in a fun and supportive group environment. No experience necessary. Students perform in the annual Spring Extravaganza on May 1 at the MACC. $280 for the semester. Register at

Drama Classes

MAPA Main Studios,

2027 Main Street, Wailuku

January 6 – May 1

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays

Various times

Ages 5 – 18

Weekly drama classes: Kids on Stage, Comedy Improv, Intermediate Acting, Advanced Acting Troupe. $280-330 for the semester. Class descriptions, schedules and registration forms at or call 244-8760.

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.