Classes and Camps


Registration is OPEN for Winter 2018! Classes start the week of January 8th and go through March 23rd, 2018.  

SUMMER ART CAMP schedule is up and ready for registration!  June 11- August 17.  PLEASE NOTE: YOUR CHILD MUST BE 4 years old  BY MAY 1, 2018 to attend Anna Banana Summer Art Camp.  


Gentle reminder: if your child did not go to school due to illness, please do not send them to Anna Banana.  Thank you!!

Winter 2018 CLASSES:

2 to 3  and 3 to 4 year olds  will enjoy learning about color through mixing with finger paint and other mediums.  Fine motor skills are reinforced with beading and weaving.  Children will paint, use markers, pencils, pens, pastels and clay.   Artists such as Monet and Calder are presented in way that is easily understandable.  It’s never too early to expose your children to the vital, artistic creative process! Your 2-3 year old child must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver and must be 2 years old by the start of class. 1-2pm offered Mon.- Fri.  is designed for 3-4 year olds and is optional drop off.  Caregivers or parents are welcome to stay. 

  • 2-3 year olds:  Monday – Friday 9:30 – 10:15 or 11 to 11:45.   You pick the day and time, once a week for the session.   Children must be 2 by the start of the session and be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.   Class size 6.  Mon. classes are 9 weeks ($252) ,   Tues. – Fri., 11 weeks ($308).     
  • 3-4 year olds:  Monday – Friday 1-2pm,  You pick the day and time, once a week for the session.  Drop off but parents or caregivers are welcome to stay.   Class size 8.  Mon. classes are 9 weeks ($297),  Tues. – Fri. 11 weeks ($363). 
Four to eight year-olds learn about mediums such as watercolor, pastel, clay, charcoal and paint.  Proper brush stoke and grip are encouraged.  Children will explore the great artists such as Roy Lichtenstein, Gerhard Richter, Jackson Pollock, Gustav Klimt and Vincent Van Gogh.   A fully well-rounded approach to the visual arts is taught.  My art history training, 20 year art gallery experience and artistic ability give me great tools to teach your children.  It is a joyful, creative experience that builds self-confidence and an appreciation for art.  Your child must be 4 by the start of the first class.
  • 4-8 year olds:  Monday – Thursday 4-5pm.  You pick the day and time, once a week for the session.  Class size 12.  Monday classes 9 weeks ($297),  Tues. – Fri., 11 weeks ($363).

Presidents’ Day Half Day Art Camp!  Monday, February 19th!  

Come and make art for the day off from school.  9:30-12:30. 4-8 year olds.  Snack, drink and pizza lunch included! $75.  FULL as of 2/3/18

Spring Break Camp!  March 26th-30th

Staycation?  Bring your children to Anna Banana for a fun week of Spring Break Art camp!  9:30-12:30.  4-8 year olds.  Bring a snack, drink and lunch.  We will have an art-filled week painting outside, creating art in the studio and outside time.  Class size 12. 11 spaces available as of 2/12

Winter 2018 SUNDAY ART AFTERNOONS  at Anna Banana 

Can’t make it to weekday classes?  Come enjoy creative art time Sunday afternoons from 2-4 pm.  4-8 year olds.   Kids will enjoy making art projects and  some outside time.  6 classes: Jan. 7, 21, Feb. 4, 25,  March. 4, 18.  Space limited to 12 kids.   $365. Snack and drink provided.

 What happens at Anna Banana Holiday and Summer Half Day Camp?  Kids arrive at 9:30 and draw or color with markers until everyone is settled. We then start an artist-inspried art project  such as Monet or van Gogh.  A break for snack, and weather permitting, we take it outside for some fresh air, blowing giant bubbles, running around and games at the Jelleff field across the street.  Back to the studio to complete projects or free choice with clay, drawing with pens, pencils or markers.  Wash up and lunch time.  Clean up and dismissal at 12:30.  The time goes fast which means it’s fun! I always have a helper to assist.  For kids age 4-8 years old.  Summer Art Camp is $275. for the week.  Class size 12.  NOTE: your child MUST be 4 years old by May 1, 2018 to attend summer art camp.  Please see below for cancellation terms.  

Adult  art classes!

Wine and watercolor.  Pick your evening and time.  Email me to book your time!

Bring some friends, your beverage of choice and snacks to the studio for some fun adult art time!  Email me to reserve your evening.  Class size 10. You must pre-register. $30. per person,  includes a one hour art instructional class and all materials for a take-home work of art!  Minimum of 4 people for a class.

*Cancellation and Make Up Policy*:

For the school year (exclusive of Summer Art Camp and Sunday Afternoons), if you cancel after the first class, you will be refunded for half the total amount. For example, for a $250. session, you will be refunded $125. After the second class, no refunds are permitted. Two make up classes are allowed per session and must be made up during the session for which you are registered.  Refunds cannot be carried over to the next session.  There are no make ups or refunds for the Sunday Afternoons classes.  If your child did not go to school the day of class due to illness, please do not send them to Anna Banana.  Thank you!  

*Summer Art Camp*:  Your child must be 4 years old by May 1, 2018 for Summer Art Camp. Payment is due in full at the time of registration. There are  no camp make ups or refunds for absences.   I will refund your camp tuition if you cancel by May 1st of the current season, after May 1st there are no refunds. There is a $50. administrative fee for all cancellations.  A minimum of 4 children is required for all classes and camps.  

Studio Location:

3270 S Street, NW in Georgetown, easy off street parking!

202-550-7121 cell (best way to reach me, Anne Freeman, during the day and in case of an emergency

Go to REGISTER page to register online