Self expression & empowerment through Art & Craft

We offer Art & Craft Workshops during school holidays and weekends, both drop off sessions and family sessions.  


Drop Off Sessions

During the drop off sessions your children will work on their art & craft project

  • Examples, guides and 1-2-1 help are provided   

  • Learn new skills and art processes

  • Meet new friends

  • Have a great time expressing yourself

  • Create the project in your own unique style

  • Feel empowered and confident

  • Sketchy Kids is a judgement free zone!




Family Sessions


During the family sessions you will be guided through art & craft projects designed to express yourself freely.  You don't need any skills or experience just a desire to have fun creating together.   In addition to the above benefits a family session will provide:

  • Precious time spent with your children creating together

  • Reach a creative flow state

  • A renewed love of being creative

  • Art created together to decorate your home

  • Feel inspired to keep creating as a family


All the Info!


  • Cost: £10 pp for drop off & £15 per family (based on 2 children & 2 adults max, however we are flexible so please get in contact) for a 1 - 1.5 hour workshop including all art materials & treats!

  • Locations: Havens in Westcliff & Metal Art School in Chalkwell Park


christmas WORKSHOPS!


Come and join us at Sketchy Kids for fun filled festive Workshops where you will make Christmas themed home decorations such as Paper Bag Snowflakes, 3D Christmas Trees & illustrated paper decorations.


Drop Off Sessions

Calling all artists!  Join us as our drop off Christmas Craft sessions at Metal Art School.  We will be creating beautiful home decorations to be proud of, having lots of fun and eating some festive treats! 

When: 4th December at 1-2.30pm & 3-4.30pm

Where: Metal Art School, Chalkwell Park, Chalkwell Ave, Southend-on-Sea, Westcliff-on-Sea SS0 8NB

Who: Children aged 5 to 11 

Cost: £10 per child or £18 for 2 siblings includes all art materials and festive treats!



Sketchy Kids Christmas Party

Put on your Christmas Jumper and accessories on and join us for a fun filled Christmas Arty Party at Metal Art School! Suitable for 6-11 year olds

When: 22nd December at 4.15-5.30pm

Where: Metal Art School, Chalkwell Park, Chalkwell Ave, Southend-on-Sea, Westcliff-on-Sea SS0 8NB

Who: Children aged 5 to 11 

Cost: £12 per child includes Christmas Art & Crafts,Christmas Party Food & Music & a Gift for each child 





Family Session

Create with your kids at this festive Art & Craft Workshop where families craft together!  No experience needed, printed guides and 1-2-1 help are provided.  We focus on self expression and encourage creating the craft projects in your own unique style!  

When: 11th December at 2-4pm 

Where: Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Rd, Leigh-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, Leigh-on-Sea SS9 1SP 

Who: Child(ren) aged 4 - 12 with an accompanying adult(s) younger children and babies welcome

Cost: £20 per family (2 children + 1 adults max per booking) includes all art materials and festive snacks!