Art & Music! Weaving! Comics! Painting & Drawing Class for Adults!

Lots happening in the studio!

Monday morning art and music class with Iris and Seth! 
Excited to have well loved local hero Iris Alpert in the studio teaching this round of fun art along with local musician Seth Hanson joining us in the studio for the first time! This is a parent/child class with lots of painting, drawing and building AND making music <3 
Expect to create your own instruments, make paintings, build, keep sketchbooks, sing, dance and more!
Monday September 16th - December 1st 
10-12
Tuition: $380

Saturday morning art for 4's, 5's and 6's
Expect all sorts of fun projects including canvas painting, tie dye, building, sketchbooking and more! With Jenny and Amy
October 5th- November 23rd
10-11:30 
Tuition: $250

Woven Within: a meditation/weaving class
October 6th 10-12:30 
This class is for teens and adults taught by local fiber artist Stacey Piwinski. Each participant will learn to weave their own circular weaving, starting from the center and radiating out to one another. A short guided meditation will allow us to go within. A relaxing work-time will allow us to slow down, work with our hands, and connect to each other. 
Tuition: $70 plus $10 materials fee

In the works - let us know if you'd like more info:
During our Friday after school class Danielle will return to teach comics and animation. We are planning a field trip to 
our local comics expo too. If you'd like to join us and learn more please email.

Local painter Anne Pfaff is organizing a painting/drawing class for adults. Would you like to learn or continue your practice? 

Thursday night Open Workshop returns soon: This is basically an Art with Amy evening for adults and teens. Full access to our mixed media bin, glue gun and all the fun stuff the kids love. This one is for all of you who keep saying they wish they could explore and make stuff like the kids :).

Some spaces are open in some after school classes. These spaces are for children in grades 4-9. 

Hope to see you soon!
:) Amy

We are a true art studio for children where young artists see the power of experimentation and process. We do all sorts of creative art forms including painting, drawing and building as well as sewing and crafts. Children are always encouraged to follow projects they feel passionate about. Field trips to local galleries and museums are included each semester...Studio visits by local artists and much more :). We mix ages here so we've got first graders and 9th graders together and we love it!


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Last Weeks Of Summer PLUS Art/music For Younger Set And adult/teen Weekend workshop

Hey all! 


We have spaces this week in our M-F 2-6 classes:

Monday August 26th
Mixed media canvas /learn image transfer

Tues August 27th
Comics class

Wed August 28th
Slime Lab

Thurs August 29th
Learn about zines and make tiny books 


Seems like everyone has decided to leave town early for Labor day and we've decided we will too :)..so closed Friday afternoon. Have a great weekend! Back open next week:

Sept 3rd and 4th
8:30-2 last days of summer!
tie dye, mural painting, field trip and summer fun


Afternoon classes 2-6 slime making, building, sketchbooking an open studio of art fun

After school art begins as soon as school begins. We follow the Brookline school calendar. We mix ages and have some spaces open. Email for info. 

We are a true art studio for children where young artists see the power of experimentation and process. We do all sorts of creative art forms including painting, drawing and building as well as sewing and crafts. Children are always encouraged to follow projects they feel passionate about. Field trips to local galleries and museums are included each semester...Studio visits by local artists and much more :). We mix ages here so we've got first graders and 8th graders together and we love it <3.

Coming in September:

Excited to present Parent and child music and art
Monday mornings with Iris and Seth. Sign on for just the art/just the music or all! iris has been teaching art in the studio and is well loved by all. Seth is a wonderful local musician making original kids music. You may have seen him at Brookline Porchfest this year! 

"Woven Within" A fiber arts workshop for teens and adults Sunday Sept 22nd taught by Stacey Piwinski. Stacey is a local artist  showing and teaching art in and around Boston.

More cool classes and workshops in the works.
If you have an idea you'd like to share/organize please reach out.

** Also, First Fridays returns soon with a monthly showing of eclectic art made by artists near and far.

Hope to see you soon!
Amy
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Art with Amy is located at
45 Harvard Street in Brookline Village
Check out our classes and workshops at www.artwithamy.com
Check out Amy's art at www.facebook.com/amysolomonsopenstudio
www.instagram.com/amysolomon_studio


Summer! Fall!

Summer weeks! Fall!
Week of August 19-23

8:30-2 is full except for 2 spaces on Friday
2-6 Hands-on ART HISTORY Class!

Each afternoon students will learn about a different art movement in history and make art inspired by these movements. We’ll be working with plaster, canvas painting, clay and more. We'll also be taking a field trip to the MFA for sketching and inspiration. Just a couple of spaces left.

August 26th-30th 
**Just a few spaces remain**
8:30-2
Miniatures! This is a week of all things tiny!
Make dioramas, terrariums, tiny paintings and sculptures. We’ll take a look at the tiny house movement as well as other artists in history who have worked tiny.

Afternoon classes 2-6

All Things Sculpture Building with cardboard boxes, working with clay, plaster and recylables.

Monday August 26th Mixed Media /canvas /learn image transfer

Tues August 27th Comics class

Wed August 28th Slime Lab

Thurs August 29th Learn about zines and make tiny books

Friday August 30th Sculpey creations
 

September 2, 3 and 4
We are open and ready for making all sorts of art on those September days before school starts. 8:30-2 and 2-6 options

 

AND THEN- drum roll- SCHOOL BEGINS! and AWA is back in FULL FORCE. 

We are a true art studio for children where young artists see the power of experimentation and process. We do all sorts of creative art forms including painting, drawing and building as well as sewing and crafts. Children are always encouraged to follow projects they feel passionate about. Field trips to local galleries and museums are included each semester...Studio visits by local artists and much more :). We mix ages here so we've got first graders and 7th graders together and we love it <3.

There are just a few spaces available on certain days. Pick up available all days at Pierce and some days at Coolidge Corner School and Lawrence. (Because we try to create a balance with ages we need to look at this too while enrolling.)

Hope to see you soon!

All my best,
Amy


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Art with Amy is located at
45 Harvard Street in Brookline Village
Check out our classes and workshops at www.artwithamy.com
Check out Amy's art at www.facebook.com/amysolomonsopenstudio
www.instagram.com/amysolomon_studio

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Cities and Maps coming up the week of July 29th

Make art!

July 29th Cities and Maps
M-F 8:30-2
Be a City Planner!
Design and Create a City!


Liana returns from the Big Apple to teach this class!

Create maps and miniature cities. Using materials such as cardboard, string, boxes, and wood, we will design dioramas and miniature buildings-- and of course different maps to go with our creations! We'll take a look at architects, sculptors and city planners who have made the cities we live in. Includes a field trip to Boston's Mapparium as well as a trip to Fenway’s Victory Garden to draw and enjoy the beauty!

+ Afternoon classes @ 2-6 
Monday  Sew a stuffed animal
Tuesday  Sculpture
Wednesday  Slime Lab
Thursday Be a Horticulturist! Draw! Plant! Print!
Make a terrarium
Friday- Mixed Media printmaking

Sign ons by the day or week welcome

Coming soon!

Sewing and fiber arts the week of August 9th!
Excited to have Mary join us for this fun sewing and fiber arts week! All sorts of sewing, knitting and embroidery!

Mihoko from Saori Worcester is back in the studio and bringing her magic and her floor sized looms the week of August 12th!

Bookmaking returns for the afternoon of August 12 with Greta. Greta is fresh from The North Bennet Street School bookbinding program- this one is a real treat!

Please feel free to email with any questions and to sign on.

Also, if you are in the Provincetown area check out Amy's art at AMP gallery on Commercial Street through July 31st!
http://www.artmarketprovincetown.com/

Cheers,
Amy
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Art with Amy is located at
45 Harvard Street in Brookline Village
Check out our classes and workshops at www.artwithamy.com
Check out Amy's art at www.facebook.com/amysolomonsopenstudio
www.instagram.com/amysolomon_studio

Creative weeks ahead!

(: Stay Cool with our brand new Air Conditioner! :)

This week
 Mihoko from Saori Worcester is back with weaving on floor looms, felting, spinning, sewing and more. A few spaces are still open 9-2.


Book Arts Greta Lanes is in the studio afternoons 2-6 teaching Book Arts. Greta just graduated North Bennett Street school in bookbinding and is bringing this traditional art form back to life at AWA.Learn book decoration and bookbinding!

Next weekit's a classic Art with Amy week with lots of painting, sculpture and sketchbooking. Meeting 8:30-2 daily. Sign ons by the day welcome.

We've also got funafternoonofferings includingSlime, painting, mixed media printmaking (make your own sun print t-shirt) AND Create and draw your very own fantastical creatures!

Introducing Art and Music with Seth and Rachel for the younger set.This one is a parent/child class meeting Thursdays 9-10:30 July 25th
August 1st, 8th and 15th.

Lots more great summer programming coming includingCities and Maps, Sewing week, Saori Worcester returns in August and Miniature week.Please check out www.artwithamy.com for full listing.

If you're in the Provincetown area please stop in to see my art on display at AMP Gallery at 432 Commercial Street in Provincetown until the end of the July. http://www.artmarketprovincetown.com/

Email with questions and to sign on,

Cheers,
Amy

Art with Amy is located at
45 Harvard Street in Brookline Village
Check out our classes and workshops at www.artwithamy.com
Check out Amy's art at
www.instagram.com/amysolomon_studio

Amy's Daily Drawing Project at AMP in Provincetown in July

I have work from my Daily Drawing Project 2018 along with larger works from 2019 at AMP (Art Market Provincetown) this July!

If you are in P-town you can view my work from now until July 31st. The opening is Friday, July 12th 6 - 9.

AMP is located in the beautiful East End of Provincetown at 432 Commercial Street. Gallerist Deb Nadolney always creates exceptional art shows. Happy to be part of this one!
http://www.artmarketprovincetown.com/

Hope to see you soon!
Amy

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This week! Classic Summer Fun!

Summer Fun this week at Art with Amy in Brookline Village!

8:30-2 Classic Summer Fun with tie dye, sketchbooks, clay, building and painting. Expect the unexpected! Sign on by the day welcome.
Afternoon 2-6 classes 
Monday Altered books
Tuesday alternative jewelry making
Wednesday Slime Lab
Thursday no class July 4th
Friday Mixed Media Printmaking including cyanotypes ( sun prints).


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We are ready for SUMMER!

This summer we have lots of fantastic Summer Fun planned!
 
Classes run 8:30- 2 and 2-6 daily. We start the week of June 24th and run right through until September 4th. 

Sign on by the week. Daily sign ons available some weeks.
Reserve your space today! 

Mixed media
Weaving on looms and fiber arts
Doll house week
Cities and Maps
Egyptian studies with a trip to the MFA
Slime Lab
Bookmaking
Printmaking
Sewing
Miniatures
Hands on art history
and lots more!

Summer Slime Labs are back!

Last summer our Slime Lab was super popular so we are back with more! Wednesday/Slime day! Here are our dates. All workshops run 2-6. Cost $80. Scenty slime, sparkly slime, colorful slime! 
Wednesday June 26th, Wednesday July 3rd, Wednesday July 10th, Wednesday July 24th, Wednesday July 31st, Wednesday August 7th, Wednesday August 28th

AWA/ Amy Solomon Art Opening At Chandler Gallery

I'd like to invite you to the opening of "Writing in the Margins" at the Chandler Gallery in Cambridge. The opening is this Thursday May 9th 6-8.  Pieces from my series "Once There Was a Girl" are showing alongside beautiful work by Lola Baltzell, Carol Blackwell and Valerie Spain. 

The exhibit will be up through May 17th 
Gallery hours M-F 10-5:30

Chandler Gallery 
20 Sacramento Street
Cambridge, MA 
(617) 349-6287


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April vacation fiber arts workshops!

We may have more April break options coming soon. Let me know if you'd to join the fun <3

Monday 9-2 
A knitting day with learning to use knitting needles and working on a knitting machine 
Taught by Talia
Cost: $90

2-3 Learn to make paper beads 
Taught by Alex
Cost $35

Tuesday 9-2
Learn to needle felt and wet felting. Kids will be making these awesome felted bowls {pictured).

Cost $90

+++ Plans are in the works for a Monday night workshop to learn how to wet felt these bowls. Please do let us know if you are interested