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 the arts!

  • Ballet

  • Creative Movement

  • Drama

  • Art

Spring Sessions begin the week of April 8th



Puppetry 101: Workshop with Aaron Dyszelski

Bring your imagination to life. Learn the basics of hand puppetry and create a few of your own with designer, Aaron Dyszelski. Workshop will include hands-on exercises constructing and performing.
Saturday April 27th 10am-12pm
Cost: $15 per participant

Register here


Avast ye! We’ll be sailing for Treasure Island in our 6-week Spring session of drama classes at Shine Art Center.

Join us for a short introduction to theatre for kids; our spring session is only 6-weeks long so your kids will be done before the end-of-year rush of school activities.  Register online at shineartcenter.org or call to reserve your child’s spot! Reduced tuition available for qualifying families.

April 11 – May 16 (6 weeks) Cost: $65

• Thursday 4:00pm grades 2-4
• Thursday 5:00pm grades 4-6

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Ballet and Creative Movement








Our spring Dance Recital is Saturday June 8th (rehearsal June 6th)

Spring dance classes begin the week of April 8th

Join us for our 10-week spring session of ballet and creative dance classes. Shine Art Center offers introductory and recreational dance classes for kids of all ages. Our Center is the perfect place to introduce and explore the magic and beauty of the art of ballet in a family friendly, inclusive and community-centered environment.

Cost: $150 (recital fees included, minimal additional costume fees apply)
April 8th – June 15th (10 weeks)

Register here


Mixed Media on Mother’s Day

Art Workshop with Katie

Celebrate Mother’s Day by getting creative at the Shine Art Center!
You’ll cut, paste, stencil, and paint in this fun three hour workshop. Using music, book, or craft paper combined with your favor colors and designs you’ll create a completely unique mixed media owl on canvas. Whether you put your owl in the sky, on a branch, or beneath the moon, it’s up to you. Adults and kids can work alone or together. Multiple canvases can become a joint project by painting a branch across them, and you can have mama and baby owl or a whole family!


Sunday May 12, 1-4pm

$20 per artist
All ages welcome!

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Art with Katie Frey

Our next 4-week session begins Wednesday April 10th

Explore painting methods, basic drawing skills and experiment with mixed media drawing and painting materials such as watercolors, tempera and pastels. This class will emphasize creativity, method and personal style. (4 weeks) $50

*Wednesdays April 10 – May 1

4:00pm: grades 1-3

5:00pm: grades 4-6

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

Painting with Sierra

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.

  • April 13th 10am-12pm: Bunny
  • May 4th 10am-12pm: Otters
  • May 11th 10am-12pm: Sloth Snack
  • May 18th 10am-12pm: Beach Camper
  • May 25th 10am-12pm: Flower Fairy
  • June 1st 10am-12pm: Toucans






Shine Art Center Summer Creative Camps!

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.
Camps run Monday through Thursday 9am-12pm for grades K-6
Cost: $105 per camp

*reduced tuition is available for qualifying families

• Wizard School: June 24-27 or August 5-8
• Adventures in Neverland: July 8-11
• Miss Sierra’s Etiquette Camp: July 15-18
• Into the Wild: July 22-25
• Mad Hatter’s Party: July 29 – August 1
• Under the Sea: July 30-August 2

More details 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