A Division of Shine Youth Fund


Shine Art Center is a creative place for families!

Conveniently located in north Spokane at 10409 N Newport Highway, Shine Art Center offers introductory classes in art, dance, drama and voice.


Reduced tuition available for qualifying families. Call or email for scholarship and reduced tuition information.


Summer Day Camps at Shine Art Center are Here!

Around The World: Join us as we travel the globe through art! From African masks to Japanese cherry blossoms, we’ll explore culture and create art from around the world. Young artists can try their hand at traditional clay pinch pots, Roman mosaics and Aboriginal dot painting.

Monday- Thursday 9am-12pm
June 25-28: grades 1-3
July 9-12: grade 4-6


Paint Like Monet: Learn to use bright colors and bold strokes from Claude Monet, the father of Impressionism. From the seaside to the lily pond, this class will take a closer look at Monet’s paintings as we capture and recreate his ideas about light and color. Come draw, paint, pastel and collage!

Monday-Thursday 9am-12pm
July 23-26: grades 1-3
August 6-9: grades 4-6

Shine Art Center Summer Day Camps are centered around imagination, creativity and fun! Our campers will explore art through crafting, painting, creative storytelling, dancing, games and so much more. We’re almost as excited to create these camps as your kids will be participating in them!

In order to provide a quality camp experience with plenty of individual instruction and attention, space is very limited and dependent on ages of campers. All Camps are for elementary ages K-6.

Entering grades K-2: 12 available spots per camp
Entering grades 3-6: 12 available spots per camp


Disney Fan Club
June 18-21 9am-12pm
Come build your own character house in the Disney village you’ll help us create! This will be a week of animation, Disney trivia, waltzing at the ball, monster and fairy art and Disney charades theatre style!


World Travelers
July 16-19 9am-12pm
Travel the map with us as we explore culture and history through art and play. Campers will learn traditional dances, create unique arts and crafts and replicate flags from around the world. We’ll prepare our own version of the Olympics for the ultimate game day!


Under the Sea
July 30-August 2 9am-12pm
There will plenty of creative fun under the sea! We’ll explore aquatic life as we develop characters, create puppets, design sets and perform original plays for our fellow campers. With mermaid art, underwater games and some island inspired dancing, this camp is going to be fishtastic!

Summer Ballet Mini-Sessions 

Join us for a fun introduction to ballet and creative dance in one of our summer mini-sessions.

This is the perfect opportunity to explore dance and still have plenty of time for summer adventures!
Cost: $45 per session

Session 1: Tuesdays and Thursdays July 10, 12, 17, 19
5:15pm-6:00pm: 3-4yrs
6:05pm-6:50pm: 5-7yrs

Session 2: Mondays and Wednesdays August 6, 8, 13, 15
5:15pm-6:00pm: 3-4yrs
6:05pm-6:50pm: 5-7yrs


Join Sierra in a step-by-step painting class for kids and families. Come paint with your child or send them with a friend! Suggested age 7yrs and older; younger children must be accompanied by an adult. $15 per painter.

July 19: BB8-Star Wars 5pm-7pm

July 20: Mermaid 10pm-12pm

July 21: Space Rocket 10am-12pm

July 26: Elephant 5-7pm

August 2: Ocean Oil Pastel 5-7pm

August3: Japanese Kites 10am-12pm

August 4: Unicorn 10am-12pm

August 9: Panda Oil Pastel 5pm-7pn


View the fall schedule here…

Shine Art Center is a division of Shine Youth Fund, a (501)(c)(3) non-profit corporation registered in Washington State. Financial Assistance is available for those who qualify. Call or email for scholarship and reduced tuition information.