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Programs & Classes

Fall 2016

Year-round studio art courses and programs for students of all ages and abilities.

 Fall 2016 Term Starts  September 19
 One-day workshops are offered  throughout the term. Sign  up now to reserve your spot.

 PRINTABLE DIGITAL COURSE CATALOG
 Browse and download the Fall 2016 Catalog (click on picture for PDF) now  online only!

 4 EASY WAYS TO REGISTER:
 Online: Use the Class Grid below to  choose by  program, student age, or day of the week
 Phone: 603-669-6144 x122
 Email: artcenter@currier.org 
 Mail: Fill out a registration form and mail it with payment to:
 Currier Art Center
 180 Pearl Street
 Manchester NH 03104

Holidays (no class) Oct 10, Nov. 8, 23-26

Art Classes for Kids (ages 3-12)

 Ages Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Saturday
3-4 yrs.    

New Masters

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

   
4-6 yrs.

Wild Art!

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

     

ABCs of Art (Session 1)

9:15 - 10:15 a.m. 

ABCs of Art (Session 2)

9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

6-8 yrs.

Clay for Kids

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Monet’s Studio

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

     
6-12 yrs.  

Home-School
Fundamentals of Art

10:30 - noon

     
7-10 yrs.  

Drawing for Kids

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Art Explorers

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

 

Sculpture for Kids

9:15 - 10:45 a.m.

Drawing & Painting for Kids

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

9-12 yrs.

Advanced Drawing for Kids!

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Draw It - Make It!

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Comic Book Art

6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Leonardo’s World 

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Wheel Throwing and More!

10:30 a.m. - noon 

Art Classes for Middle Schoolers (Ages 11-15)

 Time Monday Wednesday Thursday Saturday
3:45 - 5:45 p.m.     Wheel Throwing for Middle Schoolers  
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Drawing
Fundamentals

     
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.   Session 2:
Cartooning for Middle Schoolers
   

Art Classes for Adults (ages 15+)

 Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Saturday
9 a.m. - noon     Adult Wheel Throwing Basics    
9:30 a.m. - noon   Beyond the Basics: Acrylics for Adventurous Oil Painting:
Beyond Basics
Open Studio: Ceramics Open Studio: Ceramics
9:30 a.m. - noon   Weaving Baskets     Drawing: Fundamentals for Beginners & Beyond (6 wks)
10:00 - 12:30 p.m.     Open Studio: Acrylics    
1:00 - 3:30 p.m.         Open Studio: Ceramics
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Drawing: The Beginner and Beyond        
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.     Acrylic Painting: The Beginner & Beyond    
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.     Session 2: Watercolor, Alcohol Inks, Collage    

Workshops

Workshops for Children

October 1 1 - 3 p.m. Imagine & Explore: Animal Portraits in Pastel Child (7+) with Adult
October 8 1 - 4 p.m. Pin-Hole Cameras 10+ yrs.
October 15 1 - 3 p.m. Day to Play in Clay: Pumpkins Child (5+) with Adult
October 15 1 - 3 p.m. Monster Cartooning w/ Jerry Holbert Child (6+) with Adult
October 22 1 - 3 p.m. Imagine & Explore: Birches & Beasts Child (7+) with Adult
October 29 1 - 3 p.m. Day to Play in Clay: Dragons Child (5+) with Adult
November 5 1 - 3 p.m. Imagine & Explore: Clouds & Mountain Tops Child (5+) with Adult
November 12 1 - 3 p.m. Day to Play in Clay: Holiday Ornaments Child (5+) with Adult

Workshops for Teens and Adults

October 1 1 - 4 p.m. Clay Serving Platters
October 15 9 a.m. - noon Clay Luminaries
October 17 6 - 9 p.m. Fused Glass: Basics
October 29 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Fused Glass: Basics & Beyond
November 7 6 - 9 p.m. Fused Glass: Basics
November 12 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Fused Glass: Basics & Beyond
November 19 1 - 4 p.m. Wheel Thrown Cups
November 28 6 - 9 p.m. Fused Glass: Basics

Series Workshops for Teens & Adults

September 24 1 - 4 p.m. Drawing, Drawing, Drawing: Reflections
October 15 1 - 4 p.m. Drawing, Drawing, Drawings: Mt. Washington Landscapes
October 29 1 - 4 p.m. Drawing, Drawing, Drawing: Portraits of Animals
October 22 1 - 4 p.m. Inspired by Landscape: Watercolor Painting - Cloud Focus
November 5 1 - 4 p.m. Inspired by Landscape: Oil Painting - Cloud Focus
November 19 1 - 4 p.m. Inspired by Landscape: Acrylic Painting - Cloud Focus

Master Classes for Adults

November 12 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Majesty of Mountains in Pastel with Robert Carsten Currier Museum of Art
December 3 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Meditations in Ink: Asian Brush Painting with Bruce Iverson: Traditional Landscape Painting Art Center 

The Currier Museum Art Center is committed to quality educational opportunities, therefore professional artists and art educators provide instruction for all of these courses with an emphasis on small classroom situations and personalized instruction.

For financial assistance, click here.

Please download and complete our Emergency Contact Form and Medical Release Form for week-long camps for children under 14.

Supply Lists

View supply list for oil painting here. 

View supply list for acrylic painting here.

 

The Currier Museum Art Center is located at 180 Pearl Street in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Please email artcenter@currier.org or call (603)669-6144 x122 for more information.