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Academy of Art University

79 New Montgomery Street

San Francisco, CA 94105

(800) 544-2787

info@academyart.edu

academyart.edu

Established in 1929, Academy of Art University, the nation’s largest private accredited art university, offers AA, BA, BFA, B.ARCH*, MA, MFA, and M.ARCH degrees in: acting, advertising, animation and visual effects, architecture, art education, art history, fashion, fashion journalism, fashion styling, fine art, game design, graphic design, illustration, industrial design, interior architecture and design, jewelry and metal arts, landscape architecture, motion pictures and television, multimedia communications, music for visual media, photography, visual development, and web design and new media. *B.Arch is currently in candidacy status.

Academy of Realist Art, Boston

112 South Street, floors 2 & 3

Boston, MA 02111

(617) 426-3006

ara_boston@academyofrealistart.com

academyofrealistartboston.com or araboston.blogspot.com

Utilizing techniques modeled on the 19th century European academies, they offer an intensive curriculum dedicated to the training of today’s realist artist. The academy’s approach transitions students through a rigorous drawing course which sets the foundation to its methodical painting program. Full and part time study available, including weekends and evenings. Open to all ages and skill levels.

Currier Museum Art Center

180 Pearl Street

Manchester, NH 03104

(603) 669-6144 ext.122

artcenter@currier.org

currier.org/art-center/programs

The Art Center uses the Currier Museum’s collections to cultivate and broaden students’ artistic skills. The Center offers classes and workshops for all ages and abilities, teen intensives and more. Sign up for school vacation art camps for ages five to 14.
Currier

New Art Center in Newton

61 Washington Park

Newtonville, MA 02460

(617) 964-3424

info@newartcenter.org

newartcenter.org

Connect with Art. Classes for all ages in painting, drawing, ceramics, mixed media, fiber arts, monotype printing, and more offered in fall, winter, spring and summer terms. Vacation programs for children and teens.

North Bennet Street School

39 North Bennet Street

Boston, MA 02113

(617) 227-0155

(617) 227-9292

admissions@nbss.edu or workshops@nbss.edu

Do what you love every day. Full-time programs and workshops in bookbinding, cabinet and furniture making, carpentry, jewelry making, locksmithing, piano technology, preservation carpentry, and violin making. Financial aid available for eligible full-time students. Register now for Summer 2014 workshops.
nbss.edu

 North Bennet

Stonybrook Fine Arts

24 Porter Street

Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

(617) 522-3331

info@stonybrookfinearts.com

stonybrookfinearts.com

Teen and adult classes in foundry, welding, jewelry, lost wax casting, stone carving, mold making, and live figure modeling. One-day workshops every weekend and specialty workshops offered by appointment. Studio spaces and shop time available. Summer classes began June 16. Join them for Jamaica Plain Open Studios September 20–21 and at their open house during ArtWeek Boston on October 4. See website for additional information..

stonyfield

The Putney School Summer Programs Adult Studio Arts & Writing Week

418 Houghton Brook Road

Putney, VT 05346

(802) 387-6297

summeradult@putneyschool.org

summer.putneyschool.org/adultstudio

Featuring studio arts intensives August 10–16 in fiber arts, metal jewelry, blacksmithing, painting, and creative writing. Located on a 500-acre hilltop farm in southern Vermont. Also offering programs for high school students June 29–August 8.

Putney Summer School
 

Watermark Press Printmaking Studio

Contact: Martha Jeffrey Galuszka

30 Arbor Street #205

Hartford, CT 06106

(860) 233-2286 or (860) 930-5491

watermarkprs@aol.com

watermarkprs.com

Pursue contemporary printmaking arts in Connecticut’s only solvent-free studio, featuring non-toxic methods and materials. Classes for all ages and experience in monotype, intaglio, relief, silk aquatint, collagraph, watercolor and acrylic monoprints, book arts and more. Classes include free studio time, plus save on memberships and press rental time.
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Workshops and Residencies

African Arts In Education

, MA

(978) 265-4345

zach@crocodilerivermusic.com

africanartsineducation.com

Engage your students, invigorate your curriculum, and inspire creative thinking. With the African Arts in Education residency program students are able to experience the rich cultural history of Africa through the power of music and art. Residencies include a display of African art in your school, hands-on drum and dance workshops, and a world-class musical performance.
African

Artist in Residence at Vermont Grand View Farm

1638 Scales Hill Road

Washington, VT

(802) 685-4693

info@grandviewfarmvt.net

grandviewfarmvt.net

Retreat to a peaceful mountaintop sheep farm to spend focused time on your art. Grand View Farm rents a Farmhouse Suite and Barn Studio to artists of every discipline.

Center for Contemporary Printmaking

299 West Avenue (in Mathews Park)

Norwalk, CT 06850

(203) 899-7999

info@contemprints.org

contemprints.org

Art workshops all summer long. Screenprinting, monotype, color linocut, intaglio, Pronto Plate, Japanese woodblock, working with delicate papers and Chiné colle, 3-D fabric printing. Image Weaving with Sarah Amos, Solarplate Master Class with Dan Welden, and more.

Jeanne Carbonetti Crow Hill Gallery/Eden Center Summer Program

729 Flamstead Road

Chester, VT 05143

(802) 875-3763

crowhillgallery.com

Painting From the Heart Workshop. July 10–13, 2014. Students will learn the craft of picture making, techniques of watercolor, and insights into their personal creative processes. Based on Jeanne Carbonetti’s six previous books and forthcoming seventh.

 
Crowhill

Nantucket Oil Workshops

57 Polpis Road

Nantucket, MA 02554

(508) 325-5220

nantucketoilworkshops@gmail.com

nantucketoilworkshops.com

“We are professional Nantucket Artists providing expert oil painting instruction for all levels through demonstrations and themed workshops in a charming studio setting.” Oil painting kits for rent, professional easels, stainless cart with glass palette provided. Small class size.
Nantucket Oil

Sarah Amos Studio

East Fairfield, VT

8028273960

www.sarahamosstudio.com

Sara Amos GSW

Snow Farm: The New England Craft Program

5 Clary Road

Williamsburg, MA 01096

(413) 268-3101

info@snowfarm-art.org

snowfarm.org

Snow Farm is a haven of natural beauty and rejuvenation for novice and experienced artists. They offer studio craft workshops in glass, ceramics, wood, textiles, drawing and painting, welding, jewelry, digital arts, and mixed media. For adults and teens, including a residential summer program for high school students. Call or write for a free catalog.

Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill

10 Meetinghouse Road & 1 Depot Road P.O. Box 756

Truro, MA 02666

(508) 349-7511

(508) 349-7513

info@castlehill.org

castlehill.org

Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, located in the dunes of Truro, MA within walking distance to Cape Cod Bay, provides an inspirational and meditative backdrop that enhances the workshop experience. Faculty consists of prominent artists in the fields of painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, writing, poetry and much more. A community of artists. A world of inspiration.

Woodstock School of Art

, NY

8456792388

woodstockschoolofart.org

Woodstock


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