Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Merrymeeting Adult Education



Arts & Crafts

Holiday Paint Night: Snowman with Bird

$35

with Shirley Anderson

Calendar Dec 1, 2022 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

Get into the winter spirit and bring this wonderful snowman to life. This class is designed for beginners and will be a fun night out, so come with a friend. You will learn how to mix colors, create good composition and paint up a snow storm. All materials included.

Polymer Clay Creations

$35

with Melissa Smith

Calendar Dec 1, 2022 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

In this workshop you will learn to make one of a kind creations from polymer clay. No experience needed and all materials will be provided. Learn new techniques like silk screening, as well as finishing tips and tricks that will result in professional looking creations. Perfect for gift-giving, everyone will leave with 2 or 3 pieces.

Will run

Pressed Cotton Paper Ornaments

$45

with Penny Hartwell

Calendar Dec 6, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Pressed cotton paper ornaments originated in Germany, Russia and Austria. Cotton paper pulp is pressed on ceramic paper molds and removed when dry. Gold accents were used on the torn edges. Students may bring dried flower petals to add to their ornaments to create a unique touch. $5.00 Lab Fee due at beginning of class.

Full Course

Holiday Macrame

$35

with Sarah McDarby

Calendar Dec 7, 2022 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

Join Sarah to learn several basic knots and create a few ornaments for your holiday tree. You will learn beginner knots as well as some common terminology associated with the art of macrame. A materials fee of $5.00 must be paid to the instructor at the beginning of class.

Merrymeeting Gingerbread House Contest

$10

with Merrymeeting Staff

Calendar Dec 8, 2022 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

Reserve your spot for this holiday decorating contest! Gingerbread Houses will be pre-assembled; decorating materials will be provided. Join us for a night of merry-making at Merrymeeting Adult Education! Paper ballot will determine first place and runner-up statuses, rewards tbd. *No cash prizes.

Full Course

Open Studio with Ed Higgins

$95

with Ed Higgins

Calendar Dec 9, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 10 weeks

Open Studio starts Friday 12/9, stop by anytime between 8am-11am, for 10 weeks! Any medium, bring in your projects, get one-on-one tutelage from Master Artist Ed Higgins.

NO CLASS: 12/23, 12/30, 2/24.

Will run

Sculpture Workshop II
Registration Unavailable

Sculpture Workshop II

$145

with Ed Higgins

This course is a continuation of the Fall Term Sculpture Workshop. In this class, we’ll take it to the next level and explore different options and media for working in three dimensions. In addition to clay, wax, and plaster, depending on student interest, we will look at possibilities of working in stone, metal, plastic or resin, and using found objects. Materials list will be emailed to you. ***NO CLASSES: 12/23, 12/30, 2/24.

Mixed Media Sketchbook Workshop II

$145

with Ed Higgins

Calendar Dec 9, 2022 at 12 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This is a follow up to the Multimedia Journaling course offered in Bath over the summer. Now offered in Topsham. Keeping a journal of your thoughts and ideas is essential for any creative pursuit. We’ll explore a wide range of media and techniques to create eye-popping journal entries. Everything from sketching, to collage and hand lettering. Creative writers and visual artists will trade ideas, working together in a relaxed and supportive environment. Materials list will be emailed to you. ***NO CLASSES: 12/23, 12/30, 2/24.

Will run





Forgot password?
Staff Log In