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
October's selection is Lisette's List, by Susan Vreeland
Click here to hear Kim talk about Novel Art.
Monday, Oct 5, 11am–12pm
$15

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

Drumming Practice, with Sam Holmstock ON CAMPUS
every Tuesday
Beginners 5-5:45pm
Intermediate & Advanced 6-6:45pm
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
2 sessions on Thursday: 10am–1pm & 6-9pm
1 session on Saturday: 10am–2pm

What's Your Story Morning Glory: A Writing Gym for Women, with Christine Ernst ONLINE
Saturdays, 9–11am
$30 drop-in

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, in the Schoolhouse
$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

Learn To Sculpt Portraits At Home, with Neil Grant ONLINE
SOLD OUT
contact neil@cotuitcenterforthearts.org to be added to the waitlist
6 Thursdays, Oct 1–Nov 5
11am–12:30pm
$175/$149 members

A Creative Sampler: Drawing, Watercolor, Colored Pencils and More, with Mary Richmond ON CAMPUS
Sat, Oct 3, 10am–3pm
Art Studio
$75

Creativity Workshop for the Creatively-Impaired (or So They Say), with Mary Richmond ON CAMPUS
Sun, Oct 4, 10am–1pm or Sat, Oct 17, 1:30–4:30pm
Art Studio
$50

ArtsAfterSchool: It's Never Drab Working with Slab! Ages 11-17, with Morgan DiNello ON CAMPUS
7 Mondays, Oct 5-Nov 16, 4-5:30pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$142/$121 members

Studio Art 101 Fall 2020 with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
6 Mondays, Oct 5–Nov 9, 6–9pm
Art Studio
$270/$230 members

Polymer Clay Miniatures with Coco Raymond ONLINE
6 Mondays, Oct 5–Nov 9, 6:30–8pm
$135/$115 members

Watercolor for Scaredy Cats Workshop: Mixing Neutrals, Browns & Blacks, with Mary Richmond ON CAMPUS
Tues, Oct 6, 10am–1pm
Art Studio
$50

ArtsAfterSchool: Clay Creations with Melanie! for ages 11–17 ON CAMPUS
7 Tuesdays, Oct 6–Nov 17, 4–5:30pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$142/$121 members

Clay Studio for Handbuilding with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
6 Tuesdays, Oct 6–Nov 17 (no class Nov 3), 6–9pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$297/$252 members

Throwing for Beginners with Ron Dean, Fall 2020 ON CAMPUS
SOLD OUT
8 Wednesdays, Oct 7–Nov 25, 9:30am–12pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$330/$281 members

Fantastic Furniture Painting, with Nancy Frary ON CAMPUS
4 Wednesdays, 10am–12:30pm, 2 upcoming sessions:
Oct 7–26 SOLD OUT
Nov 4-Dec 2 (no class Nov 25)
Art Studio
$150/$127.50 members

Mixed Media Life Class with Jackie Reeves ON CAMPUS
6 Wednesdays, Oct 7-Nov 11, 1:30-4pm
Art Studio
$285/$242 members

Hand-Built Tableware with Holly Heaslip ON CAMPUS
6 Thursdays, Oct 8-Nov 12, 2-4pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$198/$168 members

Create Your Fiction Roadmap, with Ray Bartlett ONLINE
Thur, Oct 8, 7–9pm
$30

Nature-Inspired Clay with Melanie, with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
4 Sundays, Oct 11–Nov 1, 1–4pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$198/$168 members

Raku with Lois, October 2020, with Lois Hirshberg ON CAMPUS
Tuesday, Oct 13 (rain date Oct 14), 9am–4pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$150/$128 members

The Functional Wheel, with Coco Raymond ON CAMPUS
6 Tuesdays, Oct 13–Nov 24, 1–3:30pm (no class Nov 3)
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$248/$210 members

Watercolor Studio Fall 2020, with Mary Richmond ON CAMPUS
8 Thursdays, Oct 15–Dec 10, 10am–12pm
Art Studio
$224/$190 members

Watercolor for Scaredy Cats II, Fall 2020, with Mary Richmond ON CAMPUS
8 Thursdays, Oct 15–Dec 10, 1–3pm
Art Studio
$240/$204 members

ArtsAfterSchool: Anime with Zhen! for ages 11-17, with Zhen Klinck ON CAMPUS
7 Thursdays, Oct 15-Dec 3, 4-5:30pm
Art Studio
$142/$121 members

Metalsmithing for Beginners, Fall 2020, with Laura Bouton & Elisa Sullivan ON CAMPUS
6 Thursdays, Oct 15-Nov 19, 5:30-8:30pm
Schoolhouse
$375/$319 members

Sculpting the Head in Clay with Neil Grant ON CAMPUS
6 Fridays, Oct 16-Nov 20, 9:30am-12pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$248/$210 members

Big Brush Painting with Joe Gallant 2020 ON CAMPUS
SOLD OUT
Sat, Oct 17, 9am–12:30pm
Art Studio
$75

Metalsmithing 101: Chains Chains Chains! with Laura Bouton & Elisa Sullivan ON CAMPUS
Sat & Sun, Oct 17-18, 12-6pm
Schoolhouse
$320/$272 members

Introduction to Adobe Lightroom Classic, with Bob Singer ONLINE
5 Mondays, Oct 19–Nov 16, 7–9pm
$150/$127.50 members

Beginner Ukulele with Steve Gregory, Late Fall 2020 ONLINE
6 Thursdays, Oct 22–Dec 3 (no class on Nov 26), 7–8:15pm
$120/$102 members

Intro to Palette Knife Painting, with Melanie Gillis ON CAMPUS
Saturday, Oct 24, 10am-5pm
Art Studio
$120/$102 members

Recycle & Repurpose Your Old Art, with Mary Richmond ON CAMPUS
Sun, Oct 25, 1-4pm OR Tues, Oct 27, 10am-1pm
Art Studio
$50

Throwing and Surface Decoration with Kim Sheerin, Late Fall 2020
7 Wednesdays, Oct 28-Dec 16, 1-3:30pm
McGraw Ceramic Studio
$289/$245 members