Artistree

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

2017 Gift Certificates

Looking for a special gift? An ArtisTree Gift Certificate is your answer! Give the gift of ART!
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Thursdays 1-2pm

A Little Lunch Music

Gather with us at ArtisTree for an hour of informal music-making!
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays 6-9pm

Academic Drawing

Sharpen your skills in representational drawing in this first of four classes in the atelier method.
ages: Adults, 15+
Wed 6:30-8pm

Acrobatics for Teens

Students with prior gymnastics or acrobatics training take their skills to the next level!
ages: 13-16
Tues 10:30-11:15am

Acrobatics: Tiny Tumblers

Have fun with other young children in this playful movement class.
ages: 3-5
Mon 3:30-4:30pm

Acrobatics: Rising Stars

Explore beginner floor gymnastics and acro dance with Kaitlyn.
ages: 6-9
Wed 4:30-5:30pm

Acrobatics: Shining Stars

Intermediate-level students develop their gymnastic and acrobatic skills with Kaitlyn.
ages: 7-9
Mon 4:45-6:15pm

Acrobatics: Tween Tumblers

Join Kaitlyn for an exploration of the acrobatic arts designed for the intermediate-level student.
ages: 10-12
Thursdays 10am-12pm

Acrylic Painting (All Levels)

Join the camaraderie as Rae guides and engages new and experienced students alike.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays 6-7:30pm

Adult Ukulele

You don’t need a beach getaway to enjoy the sounds of the ukulele. Join this class and gain the skills and confidence to become a competent ukulele player.
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays 9-11am

Art History for Homeschoolers

Learn about artists throughout history and create your own masterpieces.
ages: 5-9
Tues 3:30-5:30pm

Art Studio

Children are invited to learn art skills through our carefully designed program that fosters young artists’ growth.
ages: 5-8
Sun Nov. 12 9am-4pm

Artful Meditation Retreat

Join this one-day retreat to explore traditional mindfulness practices integrated 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
Wedn/Thurs 9am-12pm

ArtisTree En Plein Air Painting Group

Join the ArtisTree Plein Air Painting Group to get outside weekly to paint the beautiful surrounding Vermont landscape with fellow painters.
ages: Adults
Thursdays, 1-3pm

Arts and Crafts Studio

Discover and develop the artist within you!
ages: 5-12
Saturday, September 23rd

Autumn 2017 Ceramic Workshop 1: Decorating with Brushwork and Underglaze

Learn to paint on bisqued pottery.
ages: Adults, 16+
October 14 & 28

Autumn 2017 Ceramic Workshop 2: Platters, Trays, and Cheeseboards

Create lovely serving ware for your holiday table.
ages: Adults
Saturday, November 11th

Autumn 2017 Ceramic Workshop 3: Decorating with Slip

Learn the ceramic decorating techniques marbling, sgraffito, inlay, and more.
ages: Adults, 16+
Sundays 10am-12pm

B&W Darkroom Photography: Level 1

Beginner students are introduced to the darkroom and black and white photography.
ages: Adults, 14+
Sundays 10am-12pm

B&W Darkroom Photography: Level 2

Explore the black & white photographic medium in our on-site darkroom.
ages: Adults, 14+
Thursdays 6-8pm

BarnArts Improv Nights for Adults and Teens

On-the-spot creative thinking…learn how to make it all up in this class that will keep you laughing AND keep you on your toes!
ages: Adults, 12+
Mon & Wed 6:30-8:30pm

Beginning Ballroom Dance

Get ready for holiday parties and step into the fabulous world of ballroom dance!
ages: Adults, 14+
Thursdays 6:30-9pm

Beginning Drawing

Develop your skills for drawing in an exciting and nurturing environment.
ages: Adults, 16+
Mon & Wed 6:30-8:30pm

Beginning Latin Dance

Turn up the heat this fall with a Latin dance class!
ages: Adults, 14+
Tuesdays 6:30-9pm

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 12-1pm

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
Mon & Wed 6:30-8:30pm

Beginning Tango Dance

Come join us for an energizing dance class and learn the art of tango.
ages: Adults, 14+
August 21-August 25

Building with Clay

What amazing clay projects can you dream up? Let’s create together!
ages: 9-12
Saturday, October 28

Can You Hear Me Now? Getting the Most Out of Your PA System

That PA system sounds okay, but try as you might your music never sounds its best…
ages: Adults, 14+
Mondays 6-8pm

Ceramics: Making Multiples

Join us to make a matching set of mugs!
ages: Adults, 14+
Mon/Weds

Clay for Kids

Come explore ceramics with Fiona!
ages: 5-8/9-12
Thurs 10:30-11:15am

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
Tuesdays, 1-3pm

Clay Studio

Come and enjoy an afternoon of experimentation and fun in the clay studio.
ages: 5-12
Wednesdays 6-8pm

Clay: Beginner Wheel Throwing

Learn the basics of wheel throwing!
ages: Adults, 16+
Tuesdays 6-8pm

Clay: Continuing Wheel Throwing

Find your voice in clay and bring your own ideas to fruition.
ages: Adults
Fridays 9:30am-12pm

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+
August 21-August 25

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

S is for Seuss and scientific exploration!
ages: 5-8
Mondays, 1-3pm

Creative Arts Nature Studio

What better way to enjoy the summer than to make different types of art inspired by nature?
ages: 5-12
Wed 3:30-5:30pm

Crochet for Kids!

Get your hooks ready! Crochet is fun and easy to learn.
ages: 5-8
Tuesdays 6-7:30pm

Dance Improvisation and Choreography

Join this multi-level class and create dances in new and unique ways.
ages: Adults, 12+
Thurs 3:30-5:30pm

Digital Photography

Step behind the lens and learn techniques for shooting your own digital photos.
ages: 9-12
Thursdays 6-8pm

Digital Photography and Processing: Level 1

Fire up your creativity and learn to take digital photos and process them to achieve amazing and beautiful images.
ages: Adults, 14+
Thursdays 6-8pm

Digital Photography and Processing: Level 2

Photography students take their digital photography skills to the next level in this class.
ages: Adults, 14+
Tuesdays 10am-1:30pm

Discoveries in Water Media

Join us for a month of experimentation with exciting new techniques and materials.
ages: Adults, 16+
One-week Intensive

Drawing the Face

Because faces can be tricky!
ages: Adults, 12+
Four-day Series

Expressive Arts Workshop Series

Express yourself through the exploration of artistic mediums and guided class discussions.
ages: Adults and 16+
Tuesdays 10am-12pm

Expressive Clay Sculpture

Create expressive sculpture through journaling, class discussion, and playful exploration with tools and hands.
ages: Adults, 12+
Saturday, Once Monthly

Family Clay!

Enjoy time as a family in this fun clay class for all!
ages: All ages welcome
Mon 3:30-5:30pm

Fiber Arts Felting Studio

Discover how fun felting can be as you create amazing projects.
ages: 8-12
Wednesdays, 1-3pm

Fiber Arts Studio

Discover the rich and varied world of fiber arts as you create amazing projects.
ages: 5-12
Tuesdays 6-8:30pm

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
Mondays

Freedom to Move

Find your inner fluidity while we dance with the freedom of creative movement.
ages: Adults, 16+
Fridays 3:30-5:30pm

Friday Art Escape

Let this creative class help you leave your busy week behind.
ages: 5-12
Tues 3:30-5:30pm

GAMES! Make your own Game Boards

Let’s make board games that we design and build in 2D and 3D!
ages: 8+
Tuesdays 6:30-7:15pm

Group Piano for Adults

Always wanted to learn the piano? Enjoy the camaraderie of a beginner-level group class.
ages: Adults, 16+
Tues 3:30-4:15pm

Group Piano for Kids

Learn the piano! Join this beginner group lesson to gain the skills and confidence to become a strong piano player.
ages: 5-12
Tuesdays 5-6pm

Guided Imagery for Deep Relaxation

This meditative group will use guided imagery to influence our physical and emotional states and bring about greater healing and inner peace.
ages: Adults
Thurs 3:30-5:30pm

Hands on Design!

Come work with your hands and explore the art and design all around you in everyday life.
ages: 9-12
Mon 12:30-3pm

Homeschool Adventures: Native Species and Art

Join us for cross-curricular explorations in natural science, art, literature, and the great outdoors!
ages: 5+
Mondays 9-11am

Homeschool Clay

Discover the pleasure of working with clay and develop hand building and wheel throwing skills in our ceramics studio!
ages: 6+
Wednesdays 6-8pm

Hybrid Musical Instruments

Take ordinary objects and create extraordinary musical wonders.
ages: Adults, 16+
Mondays 6-8pm

Introduction to Acting

Learn the fundamentals of acting technique in this fun and lively class taught in ArtisTree’s new Grange Theatre.
ages: Adults, 16+
Mon 3:30-5:30pm

Introduction to Acting for Kids

Step into the exciting world of theatre with this fun and lively class
ages: 9-12
Wed 9-10:15am

Introduction to Yoga

Try basic yoga poses to relax, get stronger and become more flexible.
ages: Adults
Saturday, December 2nd

Knitted Embellishments

Make knitted hats and gloves even more fabulous by adding beautiful and charming decorations.
ages: Adults, 12+
Various Dates

Lessons: Trumpet, Bass, Sax and more!

Instrument lesson offerings including brass, bass and reed instruments.
ages: All ages
Mon 11am-12:30pm

Lunch and Recess Club

Join this fun group for some playtime and lunch with fellow students.
ages: 5+
Tues 3:30-5:30pm

Make Hybrid Instruments!

Why settle for a typical instrument? Let’s make wacky instruments!
ages:
Thurs 9:30-11am

Morning Jam

Join us on select Thursdays for an acoustic music session. Bring your instrument, songs to play and a friend or two!
ages: Adults, 16+
Saturday, October 7th

Moving to Heal: Gentle Nia for Comfort and Ease

This class is designed for anyone seeking a more gentle, mindful approach to movement.
ages: Adults
Monday, November 27

Moving with Your Chakras

Let music, movement, and imagery guide you toward self-awareness and wellness.
ages: Adults, 14+
Wed 11-11:45am

Music for Homeschoolers

Music rocks! Not only does it boost cognitive, language, physical, creative, and social-emotional development…but it’s a lot of fun!
ages: 7-9
Mondays 6-7:30pm

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 and how they work?
ages: Adults, 16+
Fridays 9:15-10am

Music Together®

Fall features BONGOS! A fun, interactive music and movement class with an early childhood development focus.
ages: infant to 5 years
Aug 30 5:30-8:30pm

Musical Theatre Master Class: Audition 101

Ensure you are prepared for your musical theatre auditions with this professional workshop.
ages: Adults, 14+
Sept 20 5:30-8:30pm

Musical Theatre Master Class: Dance

Brush up on your dance and learn original Broadway choreography with our staff of theatre professionals.
ages: Adults, 14+
Oct 18 5:30-8:30pm

Musical Theatre Master Class: Singing for Actors

Develop your vocal technique and interpretive skills in this professionally-led workshop.
ages: Adults, 14+
Wednesdays

New Inspirations and Abstract Explorations in Paint

Have you always wanted to try abstract painting? If so, this class is perfect for you.
ages: Adults, 14+
Saturday, October 7th

Nia: Joyful Movement Your Body's Way!

Nourish your mind, body, and soul in this expressive movement class.
ages: Adults
FREE! Alternating Thursdays

Open Mic Nights

Have fun and debut your musical talents on our warm and friendly “stage!”
ages: Adults and 16+
Thurs 3:30-5:30pm

Paint Recipes: Teach Your Paints New Drips!

Let’s explore new techniques for mixing and moving paints around in order to create amazing artwork!
ages: 5-10
Mondays 6-9pm

Painting Rich Colors

Come explore how to keep transparent colors luminous and opaque colors compatible.
ages: Adults
Fridays 10–11:30am

Painting with the Thompson Senior Center

Explore the wonderful world of painting in this class for Thompson Senior Center participants.
ages: Adults
Wed 9:30-11:30am

Playgroup

Come play together and make new friends—adults AND children!
ages: Birth-5 years (children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver)
Tuesday, November 7

Pricing and Costing your Artwork

Whatever your market, learn how to calculate the best prices for your own work.
ages: Adults, 16+
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
Wednesdays 9-11am

Public Speaking and Art for Homeschoolers

Let’s develop our communication skills while exploring the hands-on world of art.
ages: 5-9
Wed 1:15-2:15pm

Recorder Ensemble

Playing in an ensemble is a great way to make music together. Come join us!
ages: Adults
Saturday, September 30th

Seeing with New Eyes: A Contemplative Approach to Photography

Discover the wealth of beautiful imagery that’s always right there in front of you.
ages: Adults
Wed 9:30-11:30am

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)
Mondays 9-11am

Seuss is Loose!

One fish, two fish…come join us as we dive into Dr. Seuss at ArtisTree!
ages: 3-5
October 7th & 14th

Silk Painting: Create a Sumptuous Scarf

Discover bright colors and endless design possibilities as you paint your own beautiful silk scarf.
ages: Adults, 16+
Mondays 9-11am

Star Wars Art Adventures

Awaken the Force within you and join this creative class!
ages: 3-5
October 21st & 22nd

Steps to Outdoor Painting

Quintessential Vermont farms, autumnal mountain vistas, and winding streams with bridges are waiting for your paintbrushes!
ages: Adults, 16+
Wednesdays 6-7:30pm

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
Saturday, September 30

The Full Landscape in Watercolor en Plein Air

Enjoy painting outside during the height of Vermont’s foliage season.
ages: Adults, 14+
Wed 11-11:45pm

The World of Drums and Percussion for Homeschoolers

Drum your way into the world of rhythm! Come and learn the basic techniques of both hand and stick drumming.
ages: 5-6
Sept 16 9am-5pm

To Speak or Not To Speak…

Play Shakespeare without fear in this intro/refresher workshop for actors and non-actors alike.
ages: Adults, 17+
August 21-August 25

Under the Sea

Let’s dive into summer and explore the wonders of the seas!
ages: 3-5
Saturday, November 11

Underpainting in Watercolor: Work in Layers to Achieve Brilliance

Learn to make your colors sing with this important watercolor technique.
ages: Adults, 14+
Sept 19 & 20

Watercolor Workshop for Beginners: The Basics and Then Some!

Enjoy step-by-step demonstrations and individual instruction in the beautiful medium of watercolor.
ages: Adults, 14+
October 3 & October 4

Watercolor: The Art of Negative Painting

Learn to take advantage of painting the negative space in your watercolor artwork.
ages: Adults, 16+
Sept 23 9am-12pm

Watercolor: Try Before You Buy

Try your hand at watercolor and learn what it’s all about!
ages: Adults, 14+
Wed 3:30-5:30pm

Whoosh! Whoa! Pow!: Theatre Games for Kids

All the world’s a (very silly) stage…
ages: 5-8
Sat 9:30am-12pm

Yoga & Yantra: Discovering Energy Using Art & Movement

Find energy and balance through the ancient practices of Kundalini yoga and yantra meditation.
ages: Adults, 17+
Wednesdays 4-6:30pm

Yoga with Phoebe

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