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Sugar Maples

Studio arts programs run during the summer months. They include weekend workshops and weekly classes in ceramics, mosaics, painting, weaving, and fiber arts, led by artists who are nationally known in their fields.


  • Basics & Beyond Weekly Class
  • Clay for Seniors Weekly Class - FULL
  • Fun With Vessels That Pour - FULL
  • Sensational Salt Firing - FULL
  • Finding Your Vision - FULL
  • Creating with Paperclay: From Concept to Execution
  • Making Pottery: Developing Your Sense of Touch - FULL
  • Expressive Sculpture with Slab & Coil
  • Flashing & Fuming: Special Effects with Raku & Salt Firing - FULL
  • Exploring Color For Decoration: Mid-Range to Low Fire
  • Altered Forms & Textured Surfaces - FULL
  • The Multi-Layered Surface for Mid-Range Firing
  • Creating with Colored Clay: Simple & Exciting Ways to Enhance Cone 6 Work - FULL


  • Chinese Brush Painting Session I
  • Abstract Expressionist Painting
  • Chinese Brush Painting Session II
  • Plein Air Painting in the Catskills


  • Basics & Beyond: Weekly Weaving Class Session I Weekly Class
  • Surprisingly Simple Summer & Winter Weaving
  • Basics & Beyond: Weekly Weaving Class Session II Weekly Class


  • Magical Mixed Media Mosaics


  • Gorgeous Hand-Made Bracelets Session I: Twisted, Beaded & Braided
  • Gorgeous Hand-Made Bracelets Sessions I-III: Take All Three Sessions and Save!
  • Gorgeous Hand-Made Bracelets Session II: The Wrap Bracelet
  • Gorgeous Hand-Made Bracelets Session III: Free-Form Beaded Bracelets

Fiber Arts

  • Gorgeous Scarves, Banners & Table Runners: Dye & Paint
  • Fabulous Felting for Family & Home