In 2012 the Australian Bureau released statistics about the participation of Australian children in various activities. Shockingly only 7.9% of South Australian children aged 5-14 years old were last year involved in an arts or craft activity. Art lessons are the perfect educational substitute for TV and computer games, providing fun learning experiences for children that help to foster their creativity, planning skills and self expression.
In fact involvement in the Arts provides children with a host of important strengths that will grow their talents and abilities and teach them valuable life skills. Studies have proven Art lessons: