Children’s Classes & Camps

Colored Pencil Art

Instructor: Brenda Murphy

Class will be held at 2377 Rte 7 South in Middlebury

Using colored pencils learn to draw animals, nature or creatures from your imagination. You will learn easy techniques of layering, blending, and burnishing to make the colors pop off the paper. Colored pencils allow you to easily control colors and shapes. This class is for all abilities. Be prepared to come and have fun. You can sign up for one or more classes. Please pre-register. For ages 6 and up, from 5-6PM. Tuition $14 per class

Sess 5-Aug 16

Sess. 6-Aug 30


All camps will be from 9-11:30AM & are held at the Patricia Hannaford Career Center, 51 Charles Ave., Middlebury, VT

Aug. 13-17 (no camp on Aug 16), Art of Thailand

Instructor: Saisorn Peemanao

Have fun learning to make and decorate a floating lantern. These little boats are decorated to look like a lotus blossom. Bad luck is thought to float away with these colorful boats…mistakes are gone and everything starts fresh. Make a colorful Thai elephant. Build and decorate a traditional Thai house. Draw and decorate a “Tuk Tuk”…a 3 wheeled motorcycle taxi. Bring a snack & drink. Ages 6 and up. 4 days. Tuition $120 – materials included

 Multi-age Summer Clay Classes

Classes will be held at 2377 Rte. 7 South in Middlebury, VT

Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting red clay on. You will probably get get clay on yourself.

Multi-age Hand Building

Instructor: Kathy Clarke

Ages 4 1/2 to adult,

Class will run on Mon, Tues, Weds

Sess. 9H-Aug 13, 14, 15

Sess. 10H-Aug 20, 21, 22

Wheel Classes

Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting red clay on. You will probably get get clay on yourself.

If you have long hair bring a hair tie.

AM Multi-age Wheel

Instructor: Saisorn Peemanao

Ages 8 to adult,

Class will run on Tues, Weds, Thurs

10AM-11:30, Tuition: $60

Sess. 9AMW-Aug 21, 22, 23

PM Multi-age Wheel

Instructors: Su Shannon &

Tahira Whitcomb-Paulson

Ages 8 to adult,

Class will run on Mon, Weds, Thurs

3:30-5PM, Tuition: $60

Sess. 8PMW- Aug 13, 15, 16 2 SPACES LEFT

Sess. 9PMW- Aug 20, 22, 23


Children’s After School Pottery & Art Classes

Instructors: Kathy Clarke, Su Shannon, Tahira, & Eileen Gombosi

Classes will be held at 2377 Rte. 7 south

Monday Multi-age Wheel

Instructors: Su Shannon

3:30-5PM   ages 8 and up

Sess. 1 Sept 10-24, Tuition $60

Sess. 2 Oct 1-29, Tuition $100

Sess. 3 Nov 5-26, Tuition $80

Sess. 4 Dec. 3-17, Tuition $60

Tuesday after School Hand Building

Instructor: Kathy Clarke

3:30-4:30 ages 41/2 to adult

Sess. 1 Sept 11-25, Tuition $42

Sess. 2 Oct 2-30, Tuition $56

Sess. 3 Nov 6-27, Tuition $56

Sess. 4 Dec 4-18, Tuition $42

Wednesday Multi-age Wheel

Instructor: Tahira Whitcomb-Paulson

3:30-5PM   ages 8 and up

Sess. 1 Sept 12-26, Tuition $60

Sess. 2 Oct 3-24, Tuition $80

Sess. 3 Dec 5-19, Tuition $60

Home School Clay Hand Building

Instructor: Eileen Gombosi

for ages 4 1/2 to adult    Tuition $20

Friday Mornings, 9-10:30AM

Sess. 1 Oct 5

Sess. 2 Oct. 19

Sess. 3 Nov. 2

Sess. 4 Nov 16

Sess. 5 Dec 7

Sess. 6 Dec 21

Children’s Art

Do-It-Yourself Room Decor

Instructor: Kathy Hall

Back by popular demand with new and exciting projects! Here’s a class where you can use your arts and crafts skills to make some wonderful items to decorate your room and home. We will be making big, beautiful artwork for walls using paint and mixed media, creating a unique bulletin board with art to decorate it, a mobile/wind-catcher, a personalized LED light project, and more! Be prepared to get messy and have fun!

For ages 6-12.

Weds, Sept 19-Oct 17, 3:30-5PM, Tuition $100

Make Your Own Holiday Gifts

Instructor: Kathy Hall

Get ready to make some fabulous gifts for family and friends this holiday season!  This year’s projects will include making calendars, framed original artwork, ornaments, pot holders and more. By the last class we will have made many gifts and wrapped them all up in holiday gift wrap. We’ll have lots of fun while we focus on creativity and giving! For ages 6-12. (No class on Nov 21st)

Weds, Nov 7-Dec 12, 3:30-5, Tuition $100

To register call Barb Nelson at 802-247-3702 or email

Mail check to office: Middlebury Studio School, 989 Indian Trail, Leicester, VT 05733

Studio phone # is 802-458-8979 if no one answers it’s best to call Barb at 802-247-3702

Finished pottery can be picked up anytime in the outside alcove of our garage.

No refunds given for student cancellations less than 7 days from start of class.