Children’s Programs


Students working in the classroom. Photo: Wendy Gottlieb

Creative Studio for Families! 


Explore styles and techniques inspired by current exhibitions in these family workshops. Each family will have a dedicated workspace and materials. Enrollment is limited and pre-registration required. Held in the Lichtenstein Theater to allow for social distancing. Click the dates below for more information.

$10 | $5 Parrish Members
$5 Children

December 20, 1 pm: Collage and Assemblage

Pottery Workshop!

Art educator Wendy Gottlieb guides students to create pottery and study the history of ceramics. Hand-built pottery techniques will include coil, slab, and sculpture. All work will be fired. Enrollment is limited to 5 students.

Next Session:

Saturdays, January 23, 30 & February 6, 13, 1 to 2:30 pm

$120 for the series | $90 Members for the series



Students with their artwork. Photo: Wendy Gottlieb

After School Art

After School Art workshops are designed for children to learn about artists, be inspired by works of art, and to create their own artwork.

For children in grades K-5
Mondays, 3:45-4:45 pm, FREE

Session 2: October 26 & November 2, 9, 16 FULL

Session 3: November 23, 30 & December 7, 14 FULL

2021 Winter Session 1: January 11, 25 & February 1 and 8

Registration for 2021 will begin on December 14 at 9 am for families within the Southampton and Tuckahoe districts, and open to all other districts on December 21.

Email to register.  Registrations will be accepted in the order they are received after the dates and times noted above.

Art campers drawing in the galleries. Photo: Jillian Bock

Summer Camp

Summer Art Camps and Workshops provide the opportunity for children to learn, experiment, and create in the visual arts.


The Parrish Art Museum’s educational programming is supported, in part, by Milford D. and Janice B. Gerton/Arts and Letters Foundation; Bobbie Braun/The Neuwirth Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation; Long Island Community Foundation; The John J. McDonnell Margaret T. O’Brien Foundation; The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; Patricia and David Rung; William Talbott Hillman Foundation; and Town of Southampton. Special thanks to the Art Spirit Foundation. Additional support for the Parrish education programs is provided by the Museum’s annual Spring Fling and Midsummer Party benefit events.