Mother's Day Gifts!

Last Minute Gift Ideas for Mother's Day

Get your mother a gift of the Arts in one our upcoming Zoom Workshops!


The Power of Writing - May 16, 23 & 30Power of Writing

In this time of social isolation, how do we celebrate our feelings of oness with people and nature? Are we really so alone?

In this three-session (May 16, 23, 30) workshop with instructor Susannah Risley, we will use the writings of poets, nature and fiction writers throughout time who have explored these themes.

This workshop is interactive and open to a variety of writing forms. Participants will share their writing in a safe and comfortable environment.

Registration Deadline: May 10, 2020   |   $30 / $20 Members (This includes all three of the two-hour sessions)

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Painting What's Around Us: Watercolor in Quarantine
May 24, 31, June 7 & 14

painting whats around us

This four-session class will help you create a watercolor still life based on items around you, translating simple things – e.g., fruits or vegetables, a favorite vase, an old shoe, gardening tools or blooms from your garden – into an effective composition. We’ll learn how to arrange and paint objects into an effective watercolor composition.

Critical painting topics, such as value, color, and composition, will be built into class demonstrations to help you create a vibrant watercolor.

The class will be organized into:

  • Four sessions of 1.5 hours each that include Mary’s teaching and demonstrations, with time allowed for student questions
  • Homework assignments: exercises and paintings-in-progress that you can post on a private Facebook page for Mary’s feedback
  • Access to the instructor during the four weeks -- via the Facebook page or email -- for questions and help

Recommended for beginners or early intermediate watercolorists.

Registration Deadline: May 18, 2020   |   $120 / $110 Members (This includes all four of the one-hour sessions)

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Essential Oils - May 27, June 3, 10, 17
essential oils


During this time while we're all keeping healthy at home, here's an exciting way to boost that home life!

Join Becky Jones, founder of North Country Health & Wellness, for a four-week workshop learning the many uses of these special oils. 

You can choose one session that interests you or join for all four!

Class includes all sample oils (shipped to you after registering for the class) to make Sugar Scrub, Facials, Cleaning Solution, and oils for stress. Everything else you will have in your home.

The oils for each session will be mailed weekly. 

Registration Deadline: May 20   |   $15 per session or $40 for all 4 sessions

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Necklace Making - May 28 

In this one-day class with Tina Siebel, you'll learn to string and finish an 18” long 6mm gemstone and antique “pewter” (zinc-based alloy) bead necklace!

You choose the style, and you'll be shipped all the necessary materials, which are included in the price of the class..

Choose between Sodalite (blue, goes great with denim) or Black Onyx. These two options are pictured in the class image.

Helpful basic tools you likely have at home: needle nose or some type of pliers (small household pliers are fine), scissors, good lighting, and eye glasses (if needed for fine work).

You'll be able to complete necklace in the time of the workshop.

Registration Deadline: May 20, 2020  
$32 single Sodalite/blue necklace materials   |   $32 single Black Onyx necklace materials   |   $55 materials for both

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