5 top spots for art classes in Oakland

5 top spots for art classes in Oakland
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By Hoodline - Published on July 18, 2019.

Looking for the best art classes near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top art class outlets in Oakland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're in the market for art classes.

1. The Crucible

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Topping the list is The Crucible. Located at 1260 Seventh St. (between Union Street) in West Oakland, the art school and community service/non-profit spot, which offers art classes and more, is the highest-rated art class spot in Oakland, boasting 4.5 stars out of 137 reviews on Yelp.

2. Mischief

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Next up is Upper Laurel's Mischief, situated at 3908 MacArthur Blvd. (between 38th and Patterson avenues). With five stars out of 20 reviews on Yelp, the gift shop, cards and stationery spot, which provides art classes and more, has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Wine & Design

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Jack London Square's Wine & Design, located at 204 Broadway (between Second Street), is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the paint and sip and team-building activity spot five stars out of 16 reviews.

4. Maker's Loft Retail Store and Workshop Space

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Maker's Loft Retail Store and Workshop Space, a used, vintage and consignment spot that offers art classes, home decor and more, is another much-loved go-to, with five stars out of 13 Yelp reviews. Head over to 308 13th St. (between Webster and Harrison streets) to see for yourself.

5. Museum of Children's Arts

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Finally, check out Museum of Children's Arts, which has earned four stars out of 27 reviews on Yelp. You can find the museum, which offers art classes and more, at 1221 Bdwy, LL-49, in Downtown Oakland. 

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