Fine Arts

Pottery Class (2-Week Class) | Suzanna Van Schoonhoven Hunter, instructor
Tuesdays: June 20 & 27
10:00–11:30AM
Cost*: $55
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In this class, we will use leaves to create bowls you can take home and use for serving food or holding treasures. You could give it as a gift, but you won’t want to part with it! We will be using low fire earthenware clay and shiny glazes. The instructor will bring leaves for everyone, but if you have a few leaves you would like to use, you may bring them to class. Leaves must have veins that are raised so that they press into the clay. You must attend both classes to have a finished product. This beginner-level class is open to all. Special accommodations are available.


Liquid Flow Painting | Brenda Dwyer, instructor
Thursday, June 22

12:00-1:30PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $25 pre-registration only
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Students will bring science and art together in liquid flow painting. Instructor Brenda Dwyer with give them step-by-step directions. Students will get to bring their unique art home! This class is open to all, beginner level. Special accommodations available.


*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Barn Quilt Board Class (2-Part Series) | Brenda Dwyer, instructor
Saturdays: June 24 and July 1
Teaching Kitchen
9:00AM-12:00PM
Cost*: $65 pre-registration required
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You asked, so Brenda is back with a two-part series on how to make a wonderful mini barn quilt board! Painting symbols on barns originated from traditional folk art as a celebration of heritage and to bring good fortune. Learn how to create your very own mini barn quilt pattern on a piece of medium density overlay panel (MDO) board. You’ll be able to take home your unique and lovely creation! This series is open to teens and adults. Materials provided.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Painting with Ellen | Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Monday, June 26
10:30AM-12:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $25 pre-registration | $35 at door
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Unleash your inner artist and take a guided art class at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts! Come enjoy a morning of acrylic painting and fun! You will receive step by step instructions and can customize the painting to make it your own!  This class is open to all and beginner level. Special accommodations are available.


Twilight Pond | Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, June 28
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door
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This is a wonderful opportunity to create a relaxing and beautiful piece of art. Students will use acrylic paint on canvas as Ellen guides them through each brush stroke.

 *Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Mommy & Me Painting Class: Fishy Kisses | Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Friday, June 30
10:00AM-12:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $35 pre-registration (for both Mommy and child) | $45 at door (for both Mommy and child)
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Team up with your little one to paint Fishy Kisses! This class is an opportunity to interact with your child while making a beautiful creation together. Two canvases will be combined to form one lifelong keepsake to hang in your home. For ages 4+.

 *Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Serene Stream Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, July 5
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door

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The sweet serenity of a stream stretches into the trees in this wonderful painting. Students will learn how to recreate this scene on their own using acrylics on canvas in this beginner's class.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Birch Tree Bliss | Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, July 19
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door
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What a lovely painting to hang in your home! In this beginner’s class, Ellen will show you how to paint majestic birch trees in a forest. Students will use acrylic paint on canvas.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Mommy & Me Painting Class: Baby Butterfly | Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Friday, July 21
10:00 AM-12:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $35 pre-registration (for both Mommy and child) | $45 at door (for both Mommy and child)
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In this class, you and your little artist will work together to paint a baby butterfly. What a sweet way to spend Friday morning! Two canvases will be combined to form one lifelong keepsake to hang in your home. For ages 4+.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Luscious Lemons Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, August 2
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door

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When life hands you lemons ... you paint them! In this beginner's class, Ellen will show you how to use acrylic paint on canvas to create a charming still life featuring luscious lemons.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Adirondack Splendor Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, September 27
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door

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The splendor of the Adirondacks comes to life in this beginner’s class. Ellen will show you how to capture the essence of this mountain scene using acrylic paint on canvas.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


A Walk Among Trees Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, October 25
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door

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Imagine you are taking a walk in the great outdoors, surrounded by the spectacular colors of nature. Ellen will walk you through every brush stroke as you paint the scene with acrylic paint on canvas. This is a beginner's class.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Paradise Dream Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, November 22
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door

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You can make the dream of paradise come true (at least on canvas)! Join Ellen as she shows you how to use acrylics to create your own beach painting in this beginner's class.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!


Snowy Farm Scene Ellen Lauziere, instructor
Wednesday, December 20
6:00-8:00PM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $40 at door

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Capture the quiet serenity of winter is this beginner's class, where you will use acrylics on canvas to paint a lovely farm blanketed by snow.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don't forget to enter the code at checkout!