Classes, Camps and Workshops

We offer year-round studio art courses and programs for students of all ages and abilities.

Registration NOW OPEN for Spring and Summer Classes and Camps. 


4 Easy Ways To Register

Online: Click the drop-down boxes below to choose by program, title, age or date.
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

 

 

Early Bird Savings

Early bird discount codes are SPRING (save 10%) and SPRINGMEM (members save 15%). Register for spring camps and classes by April 10, and summer camps, intensives and classes by May 31. Excludes workshops.


Upcoming One-Day Workshops

Create, learn and have fun in our popular Saturday workshops. Pre-registraion is required.

Saturday, April 1

Saturday, April 8


 

Spring 2017

 

April Vacation Camps April 24 to 28

Vacation Art Camps are for children ages 5-14. Choose from morning, afternoon or full-day sessions. 

Multimedia art activities including painting, drawing, sculpture, pottery and art appreciation.

There are breaks for snacks, lunch, recess and a special tour of the museum.

Register by April 10 and save with discount codes: SPRING (save 10%) or SPRINGMEM (members save 15%).

 

Click on titles below to learn more and register!

 

  • 9 am-noon, Half-Day Mornings Sparkle, Shimmer and Shine (ages 5 to 14) $170/wk
  • 1 pm-4 pm, Half-Day Afternoons Lights, Shadows, Action! (ages 5 to 14) $170/wk
  • 9 am-4 pm, Full Day Both Sessions (ages 5 to 14) $285/wk
  • Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk

 

Spring Classes May 1 to June 5

Classes meet weekly for five weeks.  There are a variety of classes for all ages and skill levels.

Choose from morning, after-school, evening and Saturday classes.

Register by April 10 and save with discount codes: SPRING (save 10%) or SPRINGMEM (members save 15%). Discount code excludes workshops.

 

Click by age groups below to view class offerings and register.

 

 

Children's Classes (ages 3-12)

Save with early registration discount code: SPRING (10% discount). Members use code: SPRINGMEM (15% discount).

 

Children’s Classes (ages 3-12)

Classes meet weekly for five weeks. Click on any title below to learn more and register!

 Weekday Morning Classes

Ages 3-4

Ages 6-12

After-School and Saturday Classes      

Ages 4-6

Ages 6-8

Ages 7-10

Ages 8-10

Ages 9-12

Ages 11+

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Middle School Classes (ages 11-14)

Save with early registration discount code: SPRING (10% discount). Members use code: SPRINGMEM (15% discount).

Middle School Classes (ages 11-14)

Classes meet weekly for five weeks. Click on any title below to learn more and register!

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

Teen/Adult Classes (ages 15+)

Save with early registration discount code: SPRING (10% discount). Members use code: SPRINGMEM (15% discount).

Teen/Adult Classes (ages 15+)

Classes meet weekly for five weeks. Click on any title below to learn more and register!

MONDAYS

TUESDAYS

WEDNESDAYS

THURSDAYS

SATURDAYS

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

 

Spring Workshops

Create, learn and have fun in hands-on Saturday workshops. Pre-registraion is required.

May Workshops

Saturday, May 6

Saturday, May 13

Saturday, May 20

For assistance, call (603) 669-6144 x122

 


 

Summer 2017

 

Week-Long Summer Camps

Week-long camps for ages 5 to 12. Half-day for ages 5 to 6 and full-day for ages 6 to 12.

Multimedia art activities including painting, drawing, sculpture, pottery and art appreciation.

There are breaks for snacks, lunch, recess and a special tour of the museum.

Register before May 31 with discount codes: SUMMER (save 10%) or SUMMERMEM (members save 15%). 

Click on theme/week to find out more and register.

 

Road Trip: June 19 - 23

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more and register!

9am – 4pm Road Trip: June 19 – 23 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon Road Trip: June 19 – 23 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

The Wild, Wild West: June 26 - 30

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more!

9am – 4pm The Wild, Wild West: June 26 – 30 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon The Wild, Wild West: June 26 – 30 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

Treasure Island: July 10 - 14

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more!

9am – 4pm Treasure Island: July 10 – 14 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon Treasure Island: July 10 – 14 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

Mythical Creatures: July 17 - 21

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more!

9am – 4pm Mythical Creatures: July 17 – 21 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon Mythical Creatures: July 17 – 21 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

Transformers: July 24 - 28

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more!

9am – 4pm Transformers: July 24 – 28 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon Transformers: July 24 – 28 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

SteAm Punk Art: August 7 - 11

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more!

9am – 4pm SteAm Punk Art: August 7 – 11 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon StAam Punk Art: August 7 – 11 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

Space Invaders: August 14 - 18

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more!

9am – 4pm Space Invaders: August 14 – 18 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon Space Invaders: August 14 – 18 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

Penguins and Polar Bears: August 21 - 25

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on ages below to learn more!

9am – 4pm Penguins and Polar Bears: August 21 – 25 Ages 6 – 12

9am – noon Penguins and Polar Bears: August 21 – 25 Ages 5 – 6

Aftercare available to 5:30 pm for full day and afternoon sessions. $30/wk.

Week-Long Summer Intensives

Week-long morning and afternoon classes for teens and adults ages 11+ focusing on specialized areas.

Middle Schoolers (ages 11-15)

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on any title below to learn more!

July 10 – 14, 9am – noon Black & White Photography for Middle Schoolers

July 10 – 14, 1 – 4pm: Extreme Sculpture – Miniature to Maximum

July 17 – 21, 9am – noon: Drawing Fundamentals for Middle Schoolers

July 17 – 21, 1 – 4pm: Paint, Sculpt – Sculpt, Paint!

July 24 – 28, 9am – noon: Clay Around the World

July 24 – 28, 1 – 4pm: Extreme Painting: Acrylics

August 7 – 11, 9am – noon: Clay Sampler: Birds and Beasts

August 7 – 11, 1 – 4pm: Clay Sampler: Clay Pods, Plants

August 14 – 18, 9am – 3pm: Comics Camp

August 14 – 18, 9am – noon: Drawing in Color

August 14 – 18, 1 – 4pm: In My Room

August 21 – 25, 9am – noon: Pop Art! Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media

August 21 – 25, 1 – 4pm: Paper Theatre: Paper Animation and Performance in Miniature

Teens and Adults (ages 15+)

Save with early registration discount code: SUMMER (10% discount). Members use code: SUMMERMEM (15% discount).

Click on any title below to learn more!

July 10 – 14, 9am – noon Drawing: The Beginner and Beyond

July 10 – 14, 1pm – 4pm Wheel Throwing Intensive

July 17 – 21, 9am – noon Artist’s Journals – A Book of Your Own

July 17 – 21, 1pm – 4pm Pottery On and Off the Wheel

July 24 – 27, 9am – noon The Art of the Darkroom: Black & White and Alternative Process Photography

July 24 – 27, 1pm – 4pm Mixed Media & 3D Collage

August 7 – 11, 9am – noon Portfolio Boot Camp

August 7 – 11, 1pm – 4pm The Architect’s Garden

August 14 – 18, 9am – noon Creating Reed Baskets – The Functional Vessel

August 14 – 18, 1pm – 4pm Drawing, Drawing, Drawing

August 21 – 25, 9am – noon Jewelry Making: Rings and Charms

August 21 – 25, 1pm – 4pm Oil Painting: The Beginner and Beyond – Inside/Outside

Weekly Summer Classes

These six weekly classes meet Mondays from 7/10 to 8/21. No classes 7/31

Teen & Adult (ages 15+)

6:30-9:00 pm Wheel Throwing in the Evening (ages 15+)

6:30-8:30 pm Acrylic Painting: The Beginner and Beyond (ages 15+)

The Currier Museum Art Center is committed to quality educational opportunities, therefore professional artists and art educators provide instruction for all of these courses with an emphasis on small classroom situations and personalized instruction.


Paint BrushesSupply Lists

View oil painting supply list 
View acrylic painting supply list

Camp Forms

Please download and complete our Emergency Contact Form and Medication Release Form for week-long camps when child is under 14.

Scholarships

View financial assistance information and fill out and submit a scholarship form

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.