Young Rembrandts


Since 1988, Young Rembrandts has been experiencing steady growth and continual success. We offer the premier instructional drawing program for three to 12 year-olds. Our art education methodology focuses on fostering children's overall brain development. Current market trends show increased demand for afterschool programs and child-related services. Parents and teachers understand the value of enrichment and its positive impact on children's lives and academic performance.

Our proven business system can be applied to any market territory with an expanding product line and classes can be held at a variety of facilities, from schools to camps.Love what you do for a living! Build positive relationships in your community, teach children life-long skills, and enjoy personal freedom and financial rewards. Artistic ability is not necessary.

Young Rembrandts focuses on drawing only, and they will train you in the techniques necessary to teach children.Young Rembrandts has received the following rankings in recent years by Entrepreneur Magazine in 2005: #1 in Child Products and Services, #368 in the Franchise 500, #105 in Top Home-based Franchises, and #105 in Top Low Cost Franchises, #1 Children’s Art Franchise 2008, #2 Children’s Education Franchise Overall 2009, Top 500 5 years in a row.


Year Established: 1988
Year First Franchised: 2001
Franchised Units: 50-100
Actual number of units: 88
Company Owned Units: N/A
Projected New Units (12 months): 20

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: Yes


Territories: 77 in the U.S. and Canada
Registered: All states except ND and RI though we will register if a qualified candidate is presented from these states.
Master: 2 master franchises in Seoul, South Korea, with a total of 5 units


Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $50,000
Minimum Investment: $39,900
Minimum Net Worth: $40,000
Franchise Fee: $31,500


  • Vet Fran

Royalty: 10%
Ad: up to 2%, currently 1%
Average # of Employees: 10 very part time
Passive Ownership Allowed: No
Earnings Claims: Yes


Cash Investment: $39,900 to $49,600
Total Investment: $39,900 to $49,600
Franchise Fee: $31,500 - Gold Territory, minimum of 75 elementary schools
Franchise Fee: $28,500 - Silver Territory, minimum of 40 elementary schools
Royalty: 10% on first $75k in gross revenues
8% for revenues beyond $75k per year

Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: Yes
Area/Master Developer: No
Resales: No


International Expansion

International Expansion Opportunities: Yes
Developing outside of the U.S.: Master Franchises outside of US and Canada
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Area Development or Master Avail.: Yes
Cash Investment: varies
Total Investment: varies


International Expansion:

3 master franchises in the Middle East, South Germany, Seoul, South Korea, with a total of 5 units

Currently accepting international leads for Masters in the UK, European Union, Australia, please email for other countries availability.


Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided: No
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Co-operative Advertising: No


1 week initial training at home office / extensive ongoing coaching and support


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Freddy O'Pry


Franchise Development