Glastonbury Arts

The following classes are specifically designed for pre-teens and teens. For more advanced students, we have adult art classes that may appeal to teens inclined toward the arts. Please note that those who enroll in adult art classes must provide their own art supplies. For a complete listing of all adult art classes, click HERE.

 Altered Books –  Come learn how to turn a hardcover book into a dynamic piece of art! Students will learn how to prepare books for altering and will be presented with a variety of materials and techniques to implement within their book. Students will be using their book as a base for various artistic processes that may include found poetry, painting and drawing, art journaling, collage, pop-ups, and more.

Mon., 6:30–8:00 pm, Sept. 23–Nov. 11, no class Sept. 30 and Oct 14, 6 weeks.
Instructor: Carly Donath
Fee: $170 ($160 for GA members)





Draw It is all about learning to draw what you see, whether it’s a realistic rendering or cartooning where you exaggerate to create an effect. We will work on portraits, still lives, and design using proportion, perspective, and line quality to produce strong drawings. Starting with pencil and paper, students will have the option of experimenting with other media such as colored pencils and marker pens.

Tues., 4:30 pm–6:00 pm, Sept. 17–Oct. 29, 7 weeks.
Instructor: Ramona Agro
Fee: $210 ($200 for GA members)


Felt a Snowman Ornament for adults and children 12 years and up– Using  needle felting techniques, students will learn how to make a snowman ornament,  Each snowman will have its own personality as students add felted touches including a hat, a scarf, stick arms, Make one for yourself and then make one at home for a gift.

Sat., 9:00 am–Noon, Nov. 16.
Instructor: Kristen Walsh
Fee: $45 ($40 for GA members), $5 material fee