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!
ages:
August 3

Advanced Improv for Adults

Improv acting is one of the most fun types of acting! Take your skills to the next level with this workshop.
ages: Adults
July 20th

Advanced Improv for Teens

Improv acting is one of the most fun types of acting! Take your skills to the next level with this workshop.
ages: 14-19
April 9th or August 6th

Artful Meditation Retreat

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

Artistree Daily Artists

Running from February 1st, 2016-February 1st, 2017.
ages: All ages welcome
August 22-26

Become an Artist for World Story Exchange!

Create art that reflects who you are and then share your art with young people around the world!
ages: 9-12
August 15-18

Bitty Ballet Boot Camp

Immerse your young child in the beauty and fun of ballet.
ages: 4-6
August 15-19

Broadway Bound

Join our week-long theatrical journey that ends with a play production!
ages: 9-14
Tuesdays, July 7-August 4

Build a Clay Garden Planter

While plants are beautiful on their own, the right container can create a look that’s downright stunning!
ages: 12-16
August 8-12

Building with Clay

What amazing clay projects can you dream up? Let’s create together!
ages: 10+
June 27-July 1

Camp Drum!

Let’s drum up some fun! Explore and develop new percussion skills in this lively camp.
ages: 9-13
August 9 & 10

Capturing Light and Weather in our Local Landscape

Join us and explore changing light conditions outdoors through the medium of watercolor paint.              
ages: Adults
Mondays

Caribbean Steel Drumming for Adults

Come have a blast in this summer steel drumming class!
ages: Adults, 15+
Mondays

Caribbean Steel Drumming for Youth

Experience a fun summer of music making with Scott Paulson’s steel drum class.
ages: 10-14
August 27

Children Paint the Park on MBRNHP Community Day!

Bring your child to paint in the park for Community Day Open House and Picnic!        
ages: 3+
Tuesday afternoons

Clay Studio

Come and enjoy an afternoon of experimentation and fun in the clay studio.
ages: 5-12
July 18-22

CLAY: Hand Building Camp

Have a blast expressing yourself through clay.
ages: 12-15
Multiple days/times

Clay: Open Studio

Open Studio is a self-directed time to work in our well-equipped ceramics studio. If you have previous ceramics experience and are looking for studio time, this is an opportunity for you to delve into your own work.
ages: Adults, 16+
July 11-15

CLAY: Wheel Throwing Camp

Discover endless possibilities with wheel-thrown ceramics.
ages: 12-15
August 15-19

Comics for Teens

Work with a professional cartoonist to develop your skills in the basics of comics art.
ages: 13+
July 18-22

Continuing Sewing Machine Camp

Expand your sewing machine skills through interesting and fun projects.
ages: 8+
June 27-July 1

Creative Arts & Science: Oh, the Thinks You Can Think!

S is for Seuss, science and spectacular artwork!
ages: 4-6
Monday afternoons

Creative Arts Nature Studio

What better way to enjoy the summer than to make different types of art inspired by nature?
ages: 5-12
Saturdays

Darkroom Photography

Develop your own 35mm film and learn how to print from a negative in a traditional darkroom setting.
ages: Adults, 10+
July 25-29

Digital Photography Camp

Step behind the lens and learn techniques for shooting your own digital photos!
ages: 9-12
August 1-5

Draw Like a Jedi

Head to our galaxy far, far away and create drawings inspired by the fantastical world of Star Wars.
ages: 9-14
One-week intensive, July 11-July 15

Drawing from the Landscape

Learn to “see” and draw our beautiful landscapes.
ages: Adults, 13+
August 2 & 9

DSLR Camera Basics: How to Take Better Photographs

Explore the art of photography! Let our experienced instructor, Becky, show you how to get the most out of your digital camera.
ages: Adults, 16+
Multiple Dates

Expressive Arts Workshop

Express yourself through the exploration of artistic mediums and guided class discussions.
ages: Adults and 16+
July 18-22

Fairy Tales Camp

Visit the world of fantasy, magic and enchantment through art, theatre, and games!
ages: 3-6
August 22-26

Farm Frenzy

Old MacDonald had a lot of fun! Creative activities, paired with hands-on encounters, equals this fun filled farm camp!
ages: 3-6
Tuesdays

Figure Drawing

Enjoy a quiet studio and practice your life drawing skills in this monitored group drawing session.
ages: Adults
August 1-5

Fun in the Sun

Join us for a week of awesome summertime games, projects, and fresh air.
ages: 3-6
Tuesdays

Gentle Yoga Flow

Connect your breath with movement and meditation in this holistically nourishing class.
ages: Adults
Mondays

Group Expressive Arts

Let go, release, and express yourself through the arts in this weekly workshop.
ages: Adults
August 8-12

Gymnastics Camp

Learn gymnastics skills in this fun camp for all levels.
ages: 5-8
Saturdays

Gymnastics: Rising Stars

Calling all beginner gymnasts! Learn the basics of floor gymnastics in this lively class.
ages: 6-9
Saturdays

Gymnastics: Shining Stars

Already have some gymnastics under your belt? Continue developing your floor technique in this fun class.
ages: 7-12
Tuesdays

Gymnastics: Tween Tumblers

Ready for a higher level of skill and a faster pace? Take your floor gymnastics techniques to the next level.
ages: 9-13
June 27-July 1

Horse Connections

Join us for a week of creative “horseplay” in this full-day camp!
ages: 9-12
August 1-5

Houses, Huts and Homes!

Design and create a clay home for your favorite little buddy or pal.
ages: 5-8
August 18 & 19           

Indoor Garden Party: Watercolor Workshop

Explore a range of watercolor techniques as you capture the beauty of flowers.              
ages: Adults
July 6

Intro to Improv for Teens

Learn to think on your feet! Step out of your shell and add some spontaneity to your life as you discover the world of improvisation.
ages: 14-19
June 20-August 15

Introduction to Drawing I: The Artist’s Way of Seeing

If you want to learn to draw and never thought you could, this class is for you!
ages: Adults, 13+
Wednesdays

Introduction to Yoga

Try basic yoga poses to relax, get stronger and become more flexible.
ages: Adults
August 8-12

Kids Create Comics

Do you like comics? Join us for a week of cartooning and fun!
ages: 9-12
August 25

Lecture: American Landscape Painting, National Parks and Public Lands

Learn about the relationship between the history of American landscape painting and our national parks in this lively lecture.            
ages: Adults
June 27 – July 1 or July 18 – 23

Lego Mania

Unleash the master builder in your child through this fun LEGO camp!
ages: 5-8
Various Dates

Lessons: Trumpet, Bass, Sax and more!

New instrument lesson offerings including brass, bass and reed instruments.
ages: All ages
July 6-8

Let’s Make Puppets!

Use your creativity and a variety of art mediums to build your own puppet and puppet case.
ages: 5-8
July 25-29

Little House Camp

Time-travel with us back to pioneer life in the 1800s!
ages: 6-12
August 27

MBRNHP Community Day en Plein Air Painting Demonstrations

Experience your national historic park and watch Artist in Residence Joan Hoffmann develop her beautiful paintings.      
ages: All ages
August 1-5

Model Aviation

Ready for takeoff? Join this exciting week of model building!
ages: 9-14
Tuesdays

Music Together®

Winter/Spring featuring DRUM & TAMBOURINE! A fun, interactive music and movement class with an early childhood development focus.
ages: infant to 5 years
FREE! Alternating Thursdays

Open Mic Nights

Have fun and debut your musical talents on our warm and friendly “stage!”
ages: Adults and 16+
June 29, July 9, July 16, July 23, August 20

Paint the Park en Plein Air

Join Artist in Residence Joan Hoffmann for en plein air (outdoor) painting workshops in the park in celebration of the National Park Service Centennial.             
ages: Adults
One Week Intensive, August 1-5

Painting en Plein Air

Venture outdoors to paint the natural beauty surrounding you.
ages: Adults, 13+
Thursdays

Picasso vs. Duchamp: Influence on 20th Century American Art

Picasso and Duchamp were great artistic rivals, but did one of them more greatly influence the destiny of modern art than the other?
ages: Adults, 12+
July 26th

Picture Framing for Artists

Learn all the tips for how to frame your artwork in this do-it-yourself framing workshop.
ages: Adults, 16+
August 15-19

Pixies and Gnomes Camp

Who lives in the enchanted forest? Come join us for creative adventures with the wee folk!
ages: 6+
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
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+
July 11-15

Steampunk Camp

Be retro and futuristic at the same time by creating an imaginary world in this fantastical style.
ages: 6-12
Wednesday afternoons

Summer Studio

Bring your imagination and discover creative possibilities in this engaging class!
ages: 5-12
Thursdays

Tai Chi: Multiple Levels

Come and enjoy Tai Chi in these comfortable, informal and informative classes with Anne Bower!
ages: Adults
July 12

The Art, Joys & Challenges of Photographing Children

Learn how to capture children and childhood in portrait and candid photography.
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays

The Artist's Way

This 13-week class series is based on the book The Artist’s Way: Creativity as a Path to Higher Spirituality by Julia Cameron.
ages: Adults
August 11th

The Holga Camera Experience

Explore your personal vision through a unique variety of black & white photography.
ages: Adults, 10+
August 15-19

Theater Bugs

Do you have the performance bug? This full-week camp gives you the chance to shine!
ages: 5-8
July 25-29

VINS Peeps: Anybody Home?

Join us as we partner with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science for an investigation of creatures’ homes and hiding places through art and science.
ages: 4-6
August 8-12

VINS Peeps: Circles of Life

Join us as we partner with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science for this exploration of nature’s cycles through art and observation.
ages: 4-6
July 11-15

VINS Peeps: Curious Critters

Join us as we partner with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science for this arts-and-science investigation of different vertebrate groups.
ages: 4-6
August 8-12

VINS Peeps: Micro World

Join us as we partner with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science for an up-close look at nature through art and science.
ages: 4-6
July 25-29

VINS Peeps: Pomfret Pioneers

Join us as we partner with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science for this arts-and-science exploration of our local paths and trails.
ages: 4-6
July 11-15

VINS Peeps: Up in the Air!

Join us as we partner with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science to delve into the art and science of flight.
ages: 4-6
June 4

Visual Journaling

Gain insight into the emotional and intuitive part of yourself through this visual journaling six-week course based on the book Visual Journaling: Going Deeper Than Words.
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays

Weld Your Own Metal Pipe Lamp

Build an awesome industrial pipe lamp for your own house or office or wherever your life begs illumination.
ages: Adults, 15+
August 13th & 20th

Wheel Throwing Intensive

Take the opportunity to hone your ceramics craft through this two-day wheel throwing workshop.
ages: Adults, 13+
July 18-22

Wizard Camp

Witches, wizards and Muggles alike are invited to conjure up some creative fun at Hogwarts!
ages: 7-12
Thursday afternoons

Wonder Workshop

Discover and develop the artist within you!
ages: 5-12
July 19th

Woodblock Printing

Woodblock prints are timeless and fun to make once you learn the basics. Joan will demonstrate and guide you step-by-step.
ages: Adults, 13+
Thursdays

Woodworking

You can build it! Explore the fun, educational, and useful hobby of woodworking in this class for all levels.
ages: 9-12
August 22-26

Young Drums

Join us for summer fun in an activity kids love - drumming!
ages: 5-8