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Why Paint Parties Are Becoming More Popular than Art Classes

For many people who would like to paint for fun, attending a paint party has become a more popular option than enrolling in a formal art class. For some, attending a paint party serves as a great introduction to painting as an adult, after years of not painting. Here are some of the reasons why paint parties are becoming more popular than art classes for adults.

Art Classes for Kids and Teens: What You Need to Know

Kids are natural artists, whether coloring pictures for display or drawing patterns in the sand. As they grow, however, their natural artistic instincts give way to the demands of studying and the lure of video games and smartphones. Yet study after study shows that art education boosts school achievement levels, self-confidence, critical thinking, social skills,