Current Classes

Online and On Campus!

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Try one of our Online or On-Campus classes taught by the teachers you love. We are excited to welcome students back to the Center! The health of our students, teachers, and staff is our highest priority, and we are following state guidelines to keep everyone safe. We are observing social distance and masks must be worn.

Questions? Contact Christine in the Education Office.

Don't see a class you'd like to take? Or are you interested in teaching a class? Click here to submit a proposal!

Not sure if a class is a good fit? Try the first class for free! If it's not for you, we'll happily give you a full refund.
(valid for any class that meets for 4 sessions or more)

ONGOING Online & On-Campus CLASSES

Novel Art: A Book Discussion Group, with Kim Baker ONLINE, monthly
December's pick is I, Juan de Pareja, by Elizabeth Borton de Treviño
Click here to hear Kim talk about Novel Art.
Monday, Dec 7, 11am–12pm
$15

Coffee & Painting, with Mellissa Morris ONLINE
Wednesdays, 10am–12pm
FREE

Drumming Through Trauma, with Sam Holmstock ON CAMPUS
every Tuesday
6-7pm
Art Studio
$15, FREE to vets & 1st responders

Open Studio Check-In at the McGraw Ceramic Studio ON CAMPUS
for current students and pass-holders
weekly Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat

What's Your Story Morning Glory: A Writing Gym for Women, with Christine Ernst ONLINE
Saturdays, 9–11am
$25 drop-in
$120 6-pack

The Playwrights Lab, with James & Jean Anton ONLINE
a workshop where playwrights meet to discuss each other's work and actors read
Monthly, 1st Sundays, 7–10pm
FREE, contact Jamesanton@me.com for the Zoom link

Private Metalsmithing Instruction with Laura Bouton ON CAMPUS
for individual students or pods, by appointment
$50 per hr per person, with discounts for groups and multi-hour sessions.
Contact Christine@cotuitcenterforthearts.org to schedule

Private Art Instruction, with Center faculty On CAMPUS or ONLINE
for individual students or pods, by appointment.
Rates from $50 per hour per person, with discounts for groups and multi-hour sessions.
Contact Christine@cotuitcenterforthearts.org to inquire

UPCOMING Online & On-Campus CLASSES

Nature-Inspired Clay with Melanie: Holiday Edition, with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
6 Sundays, Nov 8–Dec 13, 2–5pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$50 drop-in (registration required)

Studio Art 101 Late Fall 2020, with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
6 Mondays, Nov 16-Dec 21, 6-9pm
Art Studio$220/$187 members, $40 registered drop-in

Create Your Own Etsy Online Shop, with Laura Bouton ON CAMPUS
4 Mondays, Nov 30-Dec 21, 5:30-8:30pm
Schoolhouse
$180/$153 members

Metalsmithing 101: Creating Textures with a Rolling Mill, with Laura Bouton & Elisa Sullivan ON CAMPUS
3 Thursdays, Dec 3–17, 5:30-8:30pm
Schoolhouse
$225/$191 members

Cookie-Cutter Clay Holiday Workshop, ages 8-14, with Chickie Celli ON CAMPUS
Sunday, Dec 6, 10am-12pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$35

Fantastic Furniture Painting with Nancy ON CAMPUS
4 Wednesdays, 10am-12:30pm, recurs monthly
Dec 9-30, Jan 13-Feb 3, Feb 10-Mar 3, Mar 10-31
$150/$128 members

Stained Glass Holiday Workshop, Dec 2020, with Neil Maciejewski ON CAMPUS
2 sessions to choose from:
Sat, Dec 12, 10am–4pm SOLD OUT
Sun, Dec 13, 10am–4pm SOLD OUT
Schoolhouse
$125/$106.25 members

Wheel Throwing with Ron, Winter 2021, with Ron Dean ON CAMPUS
8 Tuesdays, Jan 5-Feb 23, 9:30am-12pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$330/$281 members

Throwing for Beginners, Winter 2021 with Ron Dean ON CAMPUS
8 Wednesdays, Jan 6-Feb 24, 9:30am-12pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$330/$281 members

Whether You Like it or Not: A Poetry Appreciation Salon with Kim Baker ONLINE
4 Wednesdays, Jan 6-Jan 27, 11am-12pm
$60

ArtsAfterSchool: Mixed Media and More with Melanie, ages 11-16 ON CAMPUS
6 Mondays, Jan 11-Feb 15, 4:30-6pm
Art Studio
$122/$104 members

Studio Art 101, Winter 2021 with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
6 Mondays, Jan 11-Feb 15, 6-9pm
Art Studio
$220/$187 members, $40 registered drop-in

Metalsmithing for Beginners Winter 2021 with Laura Bouton & Elisa Sullivan ON CAMPUS
6 Thursdays, Jan 14-Feb 18, 5:30-8:30pm
Schoolhouse
$375/$319 members

Drawing 101: An Easy and Fun Approach with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
6 Thursdays, Jan 14-Feb 18, 6-8pm
Art Studio
$180/$153 members

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop, Jan 2021, with Bob Singer ONLINE
6 Mondays, Jan 11–Feb 15, 7–9pm
$180/$153 members

Do It@Home: Planning for Publication: A Roadmap for Success, with Ray Bartlett ONLINE
4 Tuesdays, Jan 19-Feb 9
4-6pm$120/$102 members

Big Brush Painting 2021, with Joe Gallant ON CAMPUS
Saturdays, 9am-12;30pm, monthly
choose from Mar 6, Apr 3, May 1
Art Studio
$75