The Sugar Maples Center for Creative Arts is located in the heart of the Northern Catskill Region of New York State in the scenic hamlet of Maplecrest in the Town of Windham. Its mission is to create a center for the study of studio arts and natural agriculture and to offer a beautiful mountain setting for artist retreats.
Thanks to all of you who made summer 2014 such a fun and successful workshop time. Here is our schedule for Summer 2015 so make your decisions early as out classes now fill very quickly. Enrollment will open by January 15. Looking forward to seeing YOU!
Our Exciting Schedule for Summer 2015
June 25 - 30 Suze Lindsay, Making & Firing for the Salt Kiln
July 3 - 5 Susan Beecher, Salt Firing
July 9 - 14 Randy Brodnax & Don Ellis, Making for Raku & Salt Firing
July 16 - 20 Matthew Metz, Making & Carving Porcelain
July 23 - 28 Jeffrey Kleckner, Making & Decorating for Mid Range & High Fire
August 6 - 10 Martha Grover, Elegantly Altered
August 13 - 17 Jeff Shapiro, Making with the Asian Aesthetic in Mind
August 20 - 25 Richard Aerni, Increasing Drama & Scale in Your Work
August 27 - 31 Susan Beecher, Altering Forms & Decorating for all Temps
June 26 - 28 Cynthia Fisher, Magnificent Mosaics
July 18 & 19 Judith Reeve, Plein Air Painting with Oil & Acrylic
August 1 & 2 Linda Schultz, Chinese Brush Painting
August 15 & 16 Judith Reeve, Plein Air Painting with Oil & Acrylic