These Art Classes were voted the Bay Area’s 2021 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.
San Francisco & Marin
Gold: Little Tree Art Studios. Offers art classes, camps, art kits and gifts. 47 Katrina Lane, San Anselmo. 415-295-7037. littletreestudios.net.
Silver: Children’s Creativity Museum. 221 Fourth St., San Francisco. 415-820-3320. creativity.org.
Gold: Drawn2Art. Teaches skill-based fundamentals of art. Simple step-by-step instruction avoids frustration and makes learning enjoyable for all ages. 941 Fremont Ave., Los Altos. 650-948-4719. 15994 Los Gatos Blvd., Los Gatos. 408-355-5850. drawn2artstudios.com.
Silver: Hidden Talent Art Studio. 1375 Blossom Hill Road, #17, San Jose. hiddentalentartstudio.com.
Bronze: San Jose Art Academy. 2905 Homestead Road, Santa Clara. 408-244-8311.sjaart.com.
Gold: Learning Bee Learning Center. This afterschool program offers art among other enrichment activities including homework help, fitness, academic support and programming. 39977 Mission Blvd., Fremont. 510-226-8408. learningbeelearningcenter.com.
Silver: i heart art. 15 Vivian Drive, Pleasant Hill. 925-602-0140. iheartartstudio.co.
Gold: Laurel Street Arts. Offers classes, camps and events with a focus on pottery, mosaic and glass art. 733 Laurel St., San Carlos. 650-591-1005. laurelstreetarts.com.
Silver: Create, Mix and Mingle. 1888 S. Norfolk St., San Mateo. 650-434-2781. createmixandmingle.com.
Bronze: Art Attack! 1810 Magnolia Ave., Burlingame. 650-522-0001. artattack911.com.