Artistree

South Pomfret, Vermont
802 457-3500
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Art Classes: Teens & Adults

Also see workshops category for additional art listings.

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Thursdays

Acrylic Painting (All Levels)

Explore the broad range of possibilities that the versatile medium of acrylic painting has to offer. Rae will guide class participants through lessons that will challenge and engage new and experienced students alike.
ages: Adults, 16+
Thursdays

Artful Meditation

This meditation group will explore the intuitive and mindful connections between contemplative practice (sitting meditation) and creative practice (drawing, painting, sculpting, writing, etc.).
ages: Adults, 16+
365 days of art

Artistree Daily Artists

Running from February 1st, 2017-February 1st, 2018.
ages: All ages welcome
Thursdays

Beginning Painting: Acrylic or Oil

Have you always wanted to learn to paint? Now is your chance with a very experienced artist and teacher.
ages: Adults, 14+
Wednesdays

Bodies in Clay: Figurative Sculpture

Explore and create clay sculpture inspired by the human body with individualized instruction in a supportive environment.
ages: Adults, 14+
Fridays

Clay Relief Printing

Carve a mold and create low-relief sculptures that can be added to clay projects.
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays

Clay: Beginner Wheel Throwing

Learn the basics of wheel throwing!
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays

Clay: Continuing Wheel Throwing

Explore shape and design as you expand your pottery skills.
ages: Adults, 16+
Fridays

Clay: Hand Building

Explore an exciting range of possibilities when hand building with clay.
ages: Adults, 16+
Multiple days/times

Clay: Open Studio

Open Studio is a self-directed time to work in our well-equipped ceramics studio.
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays, April 5 and April 12

Color Theory in Watercolor …“What’s in Your Palette?”

Learn color theory and color mixing as it uniquely applies to watercolor paint.
ages: Adults
Tuesdays

Color: The Spice of Life

Understand the basic elements of color theory and practice in artwork.
ages: Adults, 14+
Tuesdays

Drawing from the Heart

Discover ways to heal emotional pain and loss through the expressive arts.
ages: Adults, 12+
Fridays, March 3 and/or March 10

Empty Bowls Project Fundraiser: Glazing

Join us in glazing bowls for the April 9th benefit dinner to end world hunger.
ages: Adults, 14+
February 6-9

Expressive Arts Workshop Series

Express yourself through the exploration of artistic mediums and guided class discussions.
ages: Adults and 16+
Wed. Dec. 14

Fanciful Ribbon Cockade Workshop

Create a ribbon cockade ornament or accessory—perfect for the holidays or any time of the year.
ages: Adults, 13+
Tues. Dec. 20

Felted Elves and Gnomes

Create a charming gift that’s sure to be treasured for years to come.
ages: Adults, 14+
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Fiber Arts for Kids Series

Join us for one, two or all three of our fun fiber arts workshops for young people.
ages: 8+
Mondays

Fiber Arts Studio

Discover the rich and varied world of fiber arts as you create amazing projects.
ages: 9-12
Tuesdays

Figurative Clay Sculpture

Learn sculpting techniques and work from 2-D images, a live model, and your imagination to create expressive pieces.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays

Figure Drawing

Enjoy a convivial studio among the company of fellow artists and practice your life drawing skills in this monitored group drawing session.
ages: Adults
Wednesdays

Fly Tying

Don’t fish flies that simply get the job done, fish flies that look good, too!
ages: Adults, 6+ (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Thurs. Dec. 15

Holiday Cheer & Woodblock-Printed Cards

Bring a merry beverage of your choice and Joan will guide you step-by-step in the making of beautiful woodblock notecards or prints.
ages: Adults
Saturday, May 6

Hypertufa Garden Planters

Create beautiful rustic and textured planting containers using your own hypertufa mix.
ages: Adults, 14+
Wednesdays

Introduction to Drawing: The Artist’s Way of Seeing

If you’ve ever wanted to learn to draw, this is the class for you!
ages: Adults, 13+
Wednesdays

Introduction to Watercolor Painting

Learn foundational watercolor techniques and explore materials in this exciting class for beginners.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays

Oil Painting (All Levels)

Beginners and experienced painters alike are welcome to join this painting course.
ages: Adults, 16+
Mon. Dec. 12 & 19

Ornaments! Keepsakes! Ceramics for Adults

Create ceramic keepsakes and ornaments for the holidays.
ages: Adults, 16+
Thursdays

Painting for All Levels: Acrylic or Oil

Whether you are just beginning your journey in painting or continuing your studies, this class will give you techniques and skills to cultivate your growth.
ages: Adults, 14+
Fridays

Painting with the Thompson Senior Center

Explore the wonderful world of painting in this class for Thompson Senior Center participants.
ages: Adults
Tuesdays

Power in Paint: Understanding Darks and Lights

Bring drama and presence into your art with tints and shades.
ages: Adults, 14+
Sat. Dec. 17 & Wed. Dec. 21

Sip and Paint

Uncork your creativity and join in the fun!
ages: Adults
Saturdays

The Graceful Calligraphy Pen

Come learn the lovely pointed pen copperplate hand that was developed in 16th century England.
ages: Adults, 12+
Third Thursdays

Third Thursday Clay Crit

Join this ceramics critique group for active, creative thinking in a culture of collaboration.
ages: Adults, 14+
Wednesdays

Tomten Doll Making

Make an adorable Swedish Tomten doll for yourself or someone you love.
ages: Adults
Wednesdays

Triptych Painting

Create an amazing three-paneled "triptych" painting.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays, May 2 and 9

Underpainting in Watercolor

Explore the two-stage process that pushes you to leave more whites, achieve darker darks and layer vibrant colors to achieve maximum brilliance.
ages: Adults
Sat. Dec. 17

Upcycled Holiday Wreaths

Create beautiful upcycled paper wreaths for the holiday and winter season.
ages: Adults, 12+
Saturdays

Watercolor for Beginners: Try Before You Buy

Come explore watercolor painting in a unique, enjoyable and interactive setting.
ages: Adults, 14+
Wednesdays

Watercolor Wednesdays: New Techniques Each Week

Broaden your understanding of when to use individual watercolor techniques to achieve amazing results.
ages: Adults
Thurs. Dec. 22

Wine and Design: The Basics of Making Jewelry

Bring a favorite beverage and design exquisite gifts in the company of others.
ages: Adults
Saturdays, February 11, March 11, April 8 and/or May 13

Winter Clay Workshop Series

Explore a different ceramics technique in each of these four workshops.
ages: Adults, 16+
Thursdays

Women Who Run with the Wolves

Explore the myths and stories of the wild woman archetype through discussion and creative expression.
ages: Adults, 16+