Classes, Camps and Workshops


We offer year-round studio art courses and programs for students of all ages and abilities. The Art Center digital brochure for fall 2017 is featured above. Click the class names to learn more.


Awards

We are honored to be named Best Museum and Best Place for Art Classes by New Hampshire Magazine’s Best of NH Reader’s Poll. Thank you for your support.    

 

 

 


4 Easy Ways To Register 

Online Explore the brochure above or the drop-down boxes below. Class titles link to registration pages.

Phone 603-518-4922

Email artcenter@currier.org

Mail Fill out a registration form and mail it with payment to 180 Pearl Street, Manchester, NH 03104

 

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Fall Term 2017

Studio Art Classes and Workshops

Currier Members save 10% on classes and workshops. Log in to your account before registering and discount will be reflected in your total.

Select age categories below to explore fall classes and register. Fall Classes begin September 18.

 

Art Foundations – Art Classes for Children (ages 3 to 12)

Children (ages 3-8) - Fall Classes

Art Foundations for Children

These classes introduce young students to a wide range of ideas and approaches to art-making. All materials are provided and meet weekly for nine weeks. Session 1 and Session 2 each meet for five weeks. Select any title below to learn more and register!   Ages 3-4

Ages 4-6

Ages 6-8

Ages 6-12 (Home-schoolers)

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Children (ages 7-12) - Fall Classes

Art Foundations – Art Classes for Children

These classes introduce young students to a wide range of ideas and approaches to art-making. All materials are provided and classes meet weekly for nine weeks. Select any title below to learn more and register!   Ages 7-10

Ages 8-10

Ages 9-12

Ages 6-12 (Home-schoolers)

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

ArtVentures – Art Classes for Middle Schoolers (ages 11-14)

Middle Schoolers (ages 11-14) - Fall Classes

ArtVentures for Middle Schoolers (ages 11-14)

These classes are designed to meet the needs of our middle school students who are looking for learning opportunities that are challenging and fun.  All materials provided. These classes meet weekly for nine weeks. Select titles below to learn more and register!

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Art School – Art Classes for Teens and Adults (ages 15+)

Classes are arranged by discipline.

Teens and Adults - Fall Classes in Painting and Mixed Media

Painting and Mixed Media -Teens and Adults (ages 15+)

These classes are open to students ages 15+ of all levels of ability, from beginners to those more experienced. View Acrylics Supply List. Other supply lists will be available to you upon registration.   These classes meet weekly. Select titles below to learn more and register!

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Teens and Adults - Fall Classes in Drawing

Drawing – Teens and Adults (ages 15+)

These classes meet weekly. Select titles below to learn more and register!

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Teens and Adults - Fall Classes Photography

Photography – Teens and Adults (ages 15+)

This class meets weekly for nine weeks. Select title below to learn more and register!

  • Wednesdays, 6;00 – 7:30 pm The Photo Lab (ages 13 to adult) $250

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Teens and Adults - Fall Classes in Hand Work: Ceramics and Basketry

Ceramics – Teens and Adults (ages 15+)

This class meets weekly for nine weeks. Select titles below to learn more and register!

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122


Upcoming Workshops

Select titles that are arranged by date to learn more and register.  Preregistration is required. Currier Members save 10% on workshops. Log in to your account before registering and discount will be reflected in your total.

 

September Workshops

October Workshops

October Workshops

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

November Workshops

November Workshops

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

December Workshops

December Workshops

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

 

Workshops

Select titles that are arranged by age and discipline to learn more and register.  Preregistration is required. Currier Members save 10% on workshops. Log in to your account before registering and discount will be reflected in your total.

 

Family Workshops

Have fun and create with your child as you both explore different media in these Saturday afternoon workshops. Roll up your sleeves and create lasting memories. All age children ages 5+ are welcome. Young children must be accompanied by an adult who is either supervising or participating in the art-making fun. Preregistration is required.

Parent and Child - Fall Workshops

Parent and Child (all ages 5+) Workshops

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

 

Teen and Adult (ages 15+) Workshops

Learn something new, or refresh your skills in a variety of mediums. Workshops are conveniently held on Saturdays. Preregistration is required. Certificates of completion are available upon request.

Teen and Adult - Drawing and Painting Workshops

Drawing Workshop Series (teens and adults)

Take a single session for $45, or get a 10% (15% members) discount when registering for two. Call to get discount when registering for more than one.

 

Painting Workshops (teens and adults)

Painting Workshop Series (teens and adults)

Take a single session for $45, or get a 10% (15% members) discount when registering for two, and a 15% (20% members) discount when taking all three. Call to get discount when registering for more than one.

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Teen and Adult - Clay and Glass Workshops

Clay Workshops (teens and adults)

Glass Workshops (teens and adults)

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

 

Master Class! Workshops – Teen and Adult (ages 15+)

Teen and Adult - Master Class! Workshops

Master Class! Workshops

Sign up for a single Master Class for $125, or get a 15% discount when registering for both. Call for discount prior to registering.

 

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

 

Educator Workshops

Educator Workshops

Currier Members save 10% on workshops. Log in to your account before registering and discount will be reflected in your total.

Educator Exhibition Walkthrough

Local educators are invited to come learn about the new exhibit, The Paris of Toulouse-Lautrec

Educator Workshop and Exhibition Visit

For K-12 art, history, science, French, English, and music teachers (all teachers welcome). Professional development hours provided


Important Fall Dates

  • September 18: Full Session and Session 1 begins
  • No classes October 9: Columbus Day
  • October 28: Session Two begins
  • No classes November 7: Election Day
  • November 18: Student Exhibition
  • No classes November 22-25: Thanksgiving

In The News

The Currier Museum and the Art Center’s summer programs were featured on WMUR’s NH Chronicle. View the segment and learn more about us at NH Chronicle, July 11, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Year-Round Studio Art Courses and Programs

The Currier Museum Art Center is committed to quality educational opportunities, therefore professional artists and art educators provide instruction for courses with an emphasis on small classroom situations and personalized instruction. The Art Center offers classes, vacation camps and workshops for all ages and abilities, including beginners, teen intensives and master classes.  The instructors use the Currier Museum’s collections to cultivate and broaden students’ artistic skills.


Museum Family Programs

Explore ongoing family programs at the museum including storytime and creative studio. Museum family programs are free with museum admission unless otherwise indicated. Children 12 and under always enjoy free admission. See full list of family activities.


Paint BrushesSupply Lists

oil painting supply list acrylic painting supply list Art supplies are available at the Currier Museum Shop. Students will receive a 20% discount with proof of class enrollment.

 

 


Camp Forms

If your child is under age 14 and attending a week-long camp, please download and complete the following forms. Bring these forms with you on the first day of camp. These forms will be given to the Camp EMT. Emergency Contact Form Medication Release Form


Tuition Assistance

To apply for full or partial tuition assistance, please view the scholarship page and fill out and submit a scholarship form.


Contact Us

The Currier Museum Art Center is located at 180 Pearl Street in Manchester, New Hampshire. Please email artcenter@currier.org or call (603)669-6144 x122 for more information.