Artistree

South Pomfret, Vermont
802 457-3500
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Give the gift of ART!

2016 Gift Certificates

Looking for a special gift? An ArtisTree Gift Certificate is your answer! Give the gift of ART!
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Thursdays

A Little Lunch Music

Gather with us at ArtisTree for an hour of informal music-making!
ages: Adults, 16+
Mondays

Acrobatic Arts: Tiny Tumblers

Invite your preschooler to explore this playful fusion of gymnastics and dance.
ages: 3-5
Saturdays

Acrobatic Arts: Rising Stars

Beginner gymnastics, acrobatics and dance: same great class, new and improved title!
ages: 6-9
Saturdays

Acrobatic Arts: Shining Stars

Intermediate gymnastics, acrobatics and dance: same great class, new and improved title!
ages: 7-12
Tuesdays

Acrobatic Arts: Tween Tumblers

Intermediate to advanced gymnastics, acrobatics and dance: same great class, new and improved title!
ages: 10-14
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+
Mondays

Advanced Songwriting/Basic Recording Performance

Songwriters: develop your skills and leave with your own recording.
ages: Adults
Tuesdays

Art Monkeys

Spark your child’s creativity in this fun class for little ones.
ages: 18 months - 5 years (children under 3 must be accompanied by a caregiver)
Fridays

Art Runners: Let's Get Creative!

Inspire your imagination and self-expression with a world of hands-on art and music activities.
ages: 6-12 (1st-6th grade)
Tuesdays & Thursdays

Art Studio

Children are invited to learn art skills through our carefully designed program that fosters young artists’ growth.
ages: 5-8 & 9-12
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+
Sunday

Artful Meditation Retreat

This full-day Artful Meditation retreat will explore traditional mindfulness practices with the creative arts.
ages: Adults, 16+
365 days of art

Artistree Daily Artists

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

BarnArts Teen Touring Company

Develop a wide variety of creative theatrical skills in this performance-based teen theater group.
ages: 12-19
Sunday, April 2

Bead Embroidered Jellyfish!

Stitch a whimsical and colorful jellyfish with talented bead artist Eleanor.
ages: Adults, 12+
Saturdays, April 1

Bead Embroidery

Come and explore the beauty of bead embroidery with a very accomplished artist as your guide.
ages: Adults, 12+
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

Beginning Recorder for Adults

Have you always wanted to play a musical instrument but thought it might be too late? Well, it’s never too late! The recorder is the perfect instrument for you.
ages: Adults
Saturdays

Bitty Ballet

Explore movement & rhythm and develop motor coordination in this fun class for the littlest dancers!
ages: 3-6
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+
Tuesdays, Dec. 13 & 20

Candles and Luminaries

Create gifts that bring light and warmth…handmade by you!
ages: 9-14
Saturdays

Choreography Workshop: The Art of Creating Dances

Explore the art of making dance for performance—beginners through experienced dancers welcome!
ages: Adults, 13+
Mon/Wed

Clay for Kids

This is a wonderful opportunity for children to experience the pleasure of working with clay through a defined project. They will glaze and decorate their pieces.
ages: 5-8/9-12
Thursdays

Clay for Tots

Our youngest potters are invited to delve into the exciting medium of clay in this exploratory and playful class.
ages: 3-6
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+
Saturday, January 28

Contemporary Dance Workshop

Join master choreographer Joan Wiegers and acrobatic arts teacher Kaitlyn Knapp for this engaging and exciting dance class.
ages: 13-18
Tuesdays & Thursdays

Creating in Wood

Come learn about art, design, and invention in our woodworking class.
ages: 5-8 & 9-12
Tuesdays

Creating with Nature

Young children will enjoy venturing into the great outdoors and creating their own natural works of art.
ages: 18 months - 5 years (children under 3 must be accompanied by a caregiver)
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+
Saturday, Once Monthly

Family Clay!

Enjoy time as a family in this fun clay class for all!
ages: All ages welcome
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+
Mon. Dec. 19

Felted Elves and Gnomes

Create a charming gift that’s sure to be treasured for years to come.
ages: 9-12
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)
Mondays

Freedom to Move

Find your inner fluidity while we dance with the freedom of creative movement.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays

Group Piano for Adults

Always wanted to learn the piano? Enjoy the camaraderie of a beginner-level group class.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays

Group Ukulele

You don’t need a beach getaway to enjoy the sounds of the ukulele. Join this group and gain the skills and confidence to become a competent ukulele player.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays

Guided Imagery for Deep Relaxation

Explore guided imagery to bring about powerful positive changes in health, motivation, and creativity.
ages: Adults, 12+
Tues. Dec. 13/Thurs. Dec. 22

Hand-Painted Wooden Ornaments

Create beautiful hand-painted ornaments for family, friends or home!
ages: 5-8/9-12
Thurs. Dec. 15

High-Tech Holiday Sculpture

Let your holiday season sparkle with this EL-wire kit sculpture class.
ages: 9-12
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
Wed. Dec. 14th

Holiday Crochet: Bracelets!

Make an awesome bracelet in this beginner-level class!
ages: 5-8
Mon. Dec. 12th

Holiday Crochet: Scarves and More

Learn to crochet cool gifts for friends and family in this fun and creative class!
ages: 9-12
Saturday, December 17

Holiday Family Sing-Along

Share our rich musical heritage with your family at this lively and entertaining event.
ages: Families of all ages welcome
Mondays

Homeschool Clay

Discover the pleasure of working with clay and develop hand building and wheel throwing skills in our ceramics studio!
ages: 6+
Fridays

Homeschooler Orchestra

All orchestra instruments welcome!
ages: 7+
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+
Wednesdays

Introduction to Yoga

Try basic yoga poses to relax, get stronger and become more flexible.
ages: Adults
Tuesdays

Kids' Group Piano

Learn the piano! Join this beginner group lesson to gain the skills and confidence to become a strong piano player.
ages: 6-12
Mondays

Kids' Group Ukulele

Join this engaging group class and learn to play the uke!
ages: 8+
Various Dates

Lessons: Trumpet, Bass, Sax and more!

New instrument lesson offerings including brass, bass and reed instruments.
ages: All ages
Mon. Dec. 19

Let’s Make a Wreath!

Join Fiona for this fun workshop and leave with your very own fantastic wreath.
ages: 5-8
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Little Ukers

Come learn about Hawaii and the increasingly popular world of the ukulele!
ages: 5-8
Tues. Dec. 20

Miniature Holiday Houses

Kids join in the fun of making and decorating their very own miniature house!
ages: 5-8
Thursdays

Morning Jam

Join us on the first and third Thursday of every month for an acoustic music session. Bring your instrument, songs to play and a friend or two!
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays

Music Theory 101

Do you play an instrument but always wanted to learn some basic theory to understand what the chords you're playing are, what they mean, and how they work?
ages: Adults, 16+
Fridays

Music Together®

Winter featuring STICKS and Spring featuring MARACAS! A fun, interactive music and movement class with an early childhood development focus.
ages: infant to 5 years
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Mythical Creatures in Mixed Media

Get inspired by mythical worlds, creatures and characters.
ages: 5-8
Tuesdays

Oil Painting (All Levels)

Beginners and experienced painters alike are welcome to join this painting course.
ages: Adults, 16+
FREE! Alternating Thursdays

Open Mic Nights

Have fun and debut your musical talents on our warm and friendly “stage!”
ages: Adults and 16+
Mon. Dec. 12 & 19

Ornaments! Keepsakes! Ceramics for Adults

Create ceramic keepsakes and ornaments for the holidays.
ages: Adults, 16+
Mon. Dec. 12th/Wed. Dec. 14th

Paint Your Own Mug and Sweets Gift Set

Glaze a mug and fill it with sweets for a wonderful handmade gift in this holiday season.
ages: 5-8/9-12
Friday, February 3

Paint Your Pet

Capture your faithful companion in paint and turn him or her into a vibrant and unique work of art.
ages: Adults, 18+
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
Wednesdays

Playgroup

Come play together and make new friends—adults AND children!
ages: Birth-5 years (children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver)
Thursdays

Pop Vocal Series

Learn the basics of vocal technique and leave with a recording of your very own.
ages: 10+
Tuesdays

Power in Paint: Understanding Darks and Lights

Bring drama and presence into your art with tints and shades.
ages: Adults, 14+
various days/time

Private Music Lessons - Various Instruments

Learn how to play an instrument of your choosing, and we will match you with a professional teacher in order to reach your desired musical goals.
ages: All ages
class

Rainbows and Color and Spectrum! Oh My!

Each week we’ll look to a different color palette for artistic inspiration!
ages: 5-8
Wednesdays

Recorder Ensemble

Playing in an ensemble is a great way to make music together. Come join us!
ages: Adults
Wednesdays

Recorder for Homeschoolers

Homeschooled children learn basic music skills in this entertaining recorder class.
ages: 7-9
Wednesdays

Recording Technology 1: Getting Started with the Gear You Own

Bring your audio gear and learn how to get started recording.
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays

Recording Technology 2: Realizing Your Recording Project

Get the most out of your equipment and make that audio project happen!
ages: Adults, 16+
Sundays, March 26, April 23 and/or May 14

Restorative and Yin Yoga

This yoga series seeks to promote deep relaxation and meditative awareness.
ages: Adults, 14+
Saturday, March 25

Seeing Like an Artist

You can draw, too! Learn new ways of seeing that get you started on the path to creating your own artistic drawings.
ages: Adults, 13+
Wednesdays

Sensory Lab for Tots

Children and caregivers are invited to explore our self-guided and engaging sensory art stations.
ages: Birth-5 years (children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver)
Sat. Dec. 17 & Wed. Dec. 21

Sip and Paint

Uncork your creativity and join in the fun!
ages: Adults
Thurs. Dec. 15

Snow Globes!

Create your own magical wintery wonderland!
ages: 5-8
Third Sundays

Soul Drumming

The rhythm of the djembe calls! Join this informal percussion session to fill your spirit and connect with others.
ages: Adults, 12+
Thursdays

Speaking the Word

Join this supportive writing community and share your work with others.
ages: Adults
Wed. Dec. 21

Sugar Cookie Decorating

Learn great tips and tricks for decorating holiday sweets.
ages: 5-12
Thursdays

Tai Chi Sun 73 & Yang 24 forms: Multiple Levels

Come enjoy tai chi in these comfortable, informal and informative classes with Anne Bower.
ages: Adults
Saturdays, April 22 & April 29 or May 6 & May 13

Taster Class: Getting Started in Mosaics and More

Learn the basics of mosaic-making and take home your very own completed piece!
ages: Adults
Wednesdays

Ten-Minute Play Workshop

Rehearse and perform a short play in this exciting theater class!
ages: Adults, 15+
Saturdays

The Graceful Calligraphy Pen

Come learn the lovely pointed pen copperplate hand that was developed in 16th century England.
ages: Adults, 12+
Wednesdays, January 25 and February 1

The Winter Landscape in Watercolor

Join us to paint watercolor landscapes during our long and cold New England season.
ages: Adults, 16+
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The World and the Drum

Let’s drum up some fun! Join us to explore drums and cultures around the world.
ages: 5-8
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
Fri. Dec. 16

Upcycle for the Holiday Cycle!

Repurpose ordinary items into extraordinary gifts!
ages: 5-12
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+
Thurs. Dec. 22

Winter Display Centerpieces

There’s something magical about miniature scenes! Join us for this fun class.
ages: 5-8
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+
Wednesdays

World Wonders in Mixed Media

Set sail to a different country each week in this exploratory art class.
ages: 5-8
Wednesdays

Yoga with Phoebe

Let yoga guide you toward physical, mental, and spiritual health.
ages: Adults, 16+