Category Archives: kids

First week of TANNERY CAMP

Everyone seemed really happy to be doing art every day this week. Here are some of the photos including photos of the supplies. Thanks to Wendy.                                                              Krista Sawyer helping the little kids.                                                                          Smorgasbord of supplies … Continue reading

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After School Art Classes Ending Until September

Next week is the end of the after school year for most of the classes. My granddaughter, Kate Carter, is going to hold one more set of classes (3:30 to 5pm) on 3 Mondays starting June 5th to June 19th. … Continue reading

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Openings in the Little kids class on Thursdays

I am happy to announce that  we have a couple of openings for little kids (5-7) in the Thursday 5:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. art class starting April 27th. Some of you know that it is not often that we … Continue reading

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Example of our Creative Approach to Teaching

Haylie wanted to make a gift for her little brother for his 5th birthday. He loves Ninja Turtles and particularly the one below. She did the drawing to show us what it looked like and Wendy found a photo on … Continue reading

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Extras for Creative Reuse

Look at all the art supplies Wendy picked up at Extra’s. They are an Arts & Crafts Store in Peabody, Massachusetts (see info at bottom of this blog) or check out their web site: https://www.facebook.com/ExtrasforCreativeReuse/  Extra organizes and offers to … Continue reading

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Kids creating at the Playground

Below is a good sampling of what the kids like to do at the studio. i.e. build, paint, draw, make jewelry and do collage. The hour and a half goes by way too quickly. This is not the right place … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Sunday

Hey, if you get a chance tomorrow, you may want to check out Old Fashioned Sunday at the Mall. Some of our students and Wendy True helped Donald Hooper create a scene for the Sock Hop venue. There was an … Continue reading

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Summer “Paint Along with Pat” for kids

We are having fun painting  on Wednesday afternoons. Look at how differently the kids interpreted the flower painting. They all did a great job! This week they needed more control but last week they got to be free with the … Continue reading

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One of the many ways to sneak up on a painting

The summer kids “Paint Along with Pat” class is going absolutely wonderfully. The kids are all eager to learn and I am thrilled to be able to spend time teaching them. I see my job as giving them tips on … Continue reading

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Kids Creating all Kinds of Delightful Treasures

The Wednesday kids are having fun creating all sorts of interesting items. Every child in this class is overflowing with creative ideas. We all work together helping each other helping them accomplish their vision. Some of the kids like Kristina … Continue reading

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