Many exciting classes are offered at the LCA, some year round and others as special events:

PieWicked Art Classes
Creative and fun after school classes for kids with vibrant art teacher Kaitlin Scutari. Classes available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.




JoyLaceBowlsPottery Classes with Joy Friedman
The LCA’ s talented resident potter offers a night class and an afternoon class for beginners as well as advanced students, resuming in mid September.

CONTACT: 413-548-9673 or



DaleHomeWomen Creating, Day into Night
A day-long retreat led by Dale Schwarz for women who want to express their creativity through writing. This workshop allows participants to explore and reconnect with their creative passion in a community of like-minded women. Previous art experience is not needed, just a willingness to discover and explore. Materials, guidance, support and coaching will be provided. Autumn date TBA.



LMptgLouise Minks Painting Classes
Immerse yourself in the world of color with inspired local artist. Annual Jan/Feb classes on Fri/Sat afternoons. Summer classes by request.

CONTACT: 413-367-2800 or



LeonoreClassLeonore Alaniz 
Botanical Printing: on paper and-or cloth. Intimate, half-day workshops held in the Spring and Fall for individuals age 16 and older who enjoy attention to detail:  we document plants using inks on paper, and (organic) dyes and foliage on fabric. Tools and materials are provided. Previous art experience is helpful but not required.

Loom Weaving and Fiber Arts: One-on-one instruction by the hour on your loom or LCA’s. Spinning, sewing, altering, mending, fabric painting and more, enabling you to create new textiles and re-purpose existing ones for personal use and as a way to help others.

Leonore Alaniz teaches with enthusiasm a wealth of artisanal skills on a paid or skill-share basis that fosters the emerging movement and Maker Economy in Massachusetts and beyond.

CONTACT: or dial 860 605 6705.



Bill2Sketch-A-Thon with Bill Rathbun
Come draw at Leverett’s own atelier with talented local artist and all around creative force Monsieur Bill.