Kids’ And Adult Classes 2019

Upcoming Classes at The Painted Dog:

An Art & Stitch Studio located in Brunswick, Maine!!!!

 

The Painted Dog Studio is located at 13 Pleasant Street in Brunswick, Maine, on the second floor of a building called Merrymeeting Title Company.  For more info on classes, or to register, email Mandy at thepainteddogstudio@gmail.com.

 

KIDS CLASSES!

REMEMBER you must register ahead of time to ensure a place at the table!  Simply email Mandy at thepainteddogstudio@gmail.com.

 

All Ages Building and Assemblage

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

July 8, 10, and 12th from 9-12pm

Perfect for ages 5 to 11, in this camp we will be using lots of recycled and unusual objects to build our own creations.  We will focus on one particular “main” project throughout each day and will have several smaller projects to complete as well.   Children should wear clothes that can get messy and bring a water bottle to camp.  $115 and all supplies included.

 

 

Mixed Media Jewelry Design for Kids

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

July 22, 24, and and 26th, from 9 to 12pm

Great for ages 5 to 11, lots of fun jewelry will be made during this week!  We will make wire beads, design shrink plastic charms, pour resin, and much more.  Kids should wear clothes that can get messy and bring a water bottle to camp.  $120 and all supplies included.

 

 

Books are Beautiful!  A Book Making Art Camp

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

August 12, 14, and 16th from 9 to 12pm

The craft of making books is my passion!  Perfect for ages 7 and up, in this camp we will make several books, including decorated zines, hard cover accordion books, hand stitched books, and a couple more.  Glitter will be involved and we will carve stamps too!  Everyone will be able to take home a published copy of each student’s zine.   Students should wear clothes that can get messy and bring a water bottle to class.  $120 and all supplies included.

 

 

 

Design and Stitch a Stuffie or Two!

Tuesday and Thursday

August 13 and 15th from 1 to 3pm

Perfect for ages 5 and up, for this camp, we will design, stitch, and stuff a simple stuffed animal, or two.  We will use fabric, wool sweaters, felt, trim, buttons and more.  There will be some hand sewing practice.  No worries if your child has never machine sewn before, the teacher (me) will operate the sewing machine!  $85 and all supplies included.

 

ADULT CLASSES! (in no particular order!)

REMEMBER you must register ahead of time to ensure a place at the table!  Simply email Mandy at thepainteddogstudio@gmail.com.

 

Tending Your Soul Garden

Mandala Workshops on Mother’s Day Weekend

Kathryn Costa is back offering 3 different workshops, this time in The Underground at Curtis Memorial Library.  To register for any of the three workshops below, click here for Tending Your Soul Garden on Kathryn’s website, True North Arts.

 

Get Grounded & Centered

Workshop #1 – Squaring the Circle Mandala

In this workshop, you’ll discover how easy it is to draw a progression of circles and squares. The Squaring the Circle Mandala has a grounding and centering quality perfect for those times when you’re looking for clarity, confidence, and inner peace. 

May 11, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Curtis Underground in the Public Library, Brunswick, Maine
$35
All supplies included. You’re welcome to bring your favorite coloring supplies.

 

 

Dreaming, Planning, & Manifesting

Workshop #2: Tending Your Soul Garden Mandala

In this workshop, the gentle gardener invites us to look at how we’re tending our soul gardens. As you fill in the rings of your garden mandala with simple patterns and your favorite colors, you’ll plant the seeds of intention, weed out limiting beliefs, and water with affirmations to help your dreams to flourish.

May 11, 2019
2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Curtis Underground in the Public Library, Brunswick, Maine
$35
All supplies included. You’re welcome to bring your favorite coloring supplies.

 

 

Love Who You Are

Workshop #3: Blossoming You Mandala

This workshop is an invitation to love who you are, to love your mistakes, to love yourself when it feels hard, to love yourself enough to give yourself the things you need, and to keep loving yourself until it becomes a habit. Inspiring words grace the petals of this flower mandala and serve as a gentle reminder of what nourishes your body, mind, and spirit.

May 12, 2019
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Curtis Underground in the Public Library, Brunswick, Maine
$35
All supplies included. You’re welcome to bring your favorite coloring supplies.

 

 

Mixed-Media Art Journaling Fridays

A different art journaling lesson every 2nd and 4th Friday per month from 4:00 – 6:00pm:

MARCH 8 & 22

APRIL 12 & 26

In these sessions, we will explore different techniques using a wide range of art supplies. We will write just a little bit but we will mainly explore page composition and general artsy mess making.  This is a no-mistakes approach!!  Each student should bring to class cold press watercolor paper or a mixed media art journal. $20 per session.

 

Stay Tuned for a Special Event Mother’s Day Weekend in May… HINT: Mandalas…

 

PARTIES!

Want to book an art or craft party?  We’d LOVE to help you out.  We hold parties for kids and adults at The Painted Dog and have even been known to travel for home parties as well. Most two hour long parties start at $125 and include all supplies.  Email Mandy at thepainteddogstudio@gmail.com with your idea and we can discuss.

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