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Art classes / Sessions 2015/16

Join our art classes in painting, drawing, mixed media, clay for adults, teens and children.

Classes for session 4 start Feb 8th.
No classes 2/15-2/28 (Feb vacation weeks).


See the schedule of classes here.

Classes are divided into six-week sessions to allow plenty of time for student exploration of the medium in use and completion of work. New lessons each week all year long - no repeats - join anytime!

Gift certificates available!

Stay in touch - sign up for our newsletter. If you have any questions about which is the right class for you or your children please give us a call at 603.516.8500.

Can't make it to the studio? - We got you covered with our online classes - check here.

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Starting This week we will get immersed in a spontaneous, colorful, meandering practice of Monoprinting. Perfect for absolute beginners and seasoned artists looking for new ways of working! Every aspect of 2D art seems to benefit from this fast paced process. I am so excited to get the ball rolling here on Monday! Hop on over to the classroom #linkinbio for more details... Right now I am offering a $99 sweet heart deal -just email me from my site #linkinbio for the special!! What we will cover: Painterly processes and personal mark making Developing YOUR own style Drawing into our work How to make a permanent gelli plate (cheaply!) faux intaglio color mixing ghost printing texture use bringing our prints to mixed media printing in layers adding other media to the prints inspiration from other artists using recycled materials in the process breaking the mold - shaped plate printing printing on fabric weekly videos printing with paints or inks - how to choose material links and choices daily instruction tips and tricks for the best results AND three extra months to review all the material! JOIN THE ADVENTURE.... #printmaking #monoprints #color #artclass #painteveryday #onlineclass #artstreamstudios

Sunday morning poppy play #watercolor #sketch #flowers #drawing #poppy #mymornings #spring #painteveryday

Starting Monday we will get immersed in a spontaneous, colorful, meandering practice of Monoprinting. Perfect for absolute beginners and seasoned artists looking for new ways of working! Every aspect of 2D art seems to benefit from this fast paced process. I am so excited to get the ball rolling here on Monday! Hop on over to the classroom #linkinbio for more details... Right now I am offering a $99 sweet heart deal -just email me from my site #linkinbio for the special!! What we will cover: Painterly processes and personal mark making Developing YOUR own style Drawing into our work How to make a permanent gelli plate (cheaply!) faux intaglio color mixing ghost printing texture use bringing our prints to mixed media printing in layers adding other media to the prints inspiration from other artists using recycled materials in the process breaking the mold - shaped plate printing printing on fabric weekly videos printing with paints or inks - how to choose material links and choices daily instruction tips and tricks for the best results AND three extra months to review all the material! JOIN THE ADVENTURE...

Poof! It's winter again! #winter #snowday #sunset #nh #dscolor

The book report #12monthsofpaint #sketchbook #sketch #watercolor #windsorandnewton #girl #blue #illustration #drawing #faces #whimsical

The imaginary proprietress of the blue bottle florist #painting #portrait #watercolor #windsorandnewton #winter #illustration #girl #sketch #sketchbook #12monthsofpaint #faces

#tbt @chloeagnes age two. I took the photo and she took @trumeryl photo transfer workshop a few years ago at #artstreamstudios and created this tin tile. ❤️#daughters #creative #olddays #sweetness

Blue Bottle florist. Imagining a tiny shop which sells flowers only arranged in blue bottles #blue #watercolor #winter #sketchbook #flowers #sketch #painting #bottles #painteveryday

Winter blues another tiny watercolor portrait#windsorandnewton #sketchbook #watercolor #painting #12monthsofpaint #blue #girl #winter

Scribble garden #watercolor #sketchbook #windsorandnewton #flowers #pink #painting #messy

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In the Studio at 20 Front Street, Rollinsford NH 03869
603.516.8500, MON-THU 3-8 and by appointment-call us

Workshops


Silkscreening on Clay - Feb 6th

Have you been wanting to work with clay? This is a great class for you! Create beautiful crisp images on a platter, vase, planter or set of tiles that you create through handbuilding. everything included in this creative class for beginners and beyond! Bring a bag lunch!

Sat 02/06/2016- 10-3 pm, $99 SIGN UP 

Online classes

Can't get to our studios?
We also offer art classes online at susanschwake.com/class:

Printmaking for Beginners and Beyond 

Class I: Monoprinting

Start with monoprinting: It's fun! It's easy - most materials you probably have on hand! Explore your creative side!
Read more - click here

Class II: Blockprinting 
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Class III Silkscreening
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Watercolor

Watercolor I: Florals and Abstract  
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Art Together: Parent+Child Class

Art Together  
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Susan's Books

ART CAMP

Susan's newest book - now available at artstream, at your favorite bookstore or online.

52 creative art projects for kids to do on their own - using paper, nature, recyclables, paint, found objects and everyday materials.

 

 

ART FOR ALL SEASONS

40 new creative mixed media adventures for children (and adults who dare) inspired by nature and by contemporary artists. [more info]
Published by Two Little Birds Books
Art for All Seasons is available at artstream or online.

Art Labs for Kids and everyone else!

Available at susanschwake.com, your favorite bookstores or at amazon.