River Tree Arts

Craft Nights!

Craft Night is an ongoing program that will offer a rotation of many different fun crafts and activities for you to try every Thursday night from 6 to 8pm.  Expand on the creativity you already posses and join us for a creative and social evening every week.


Classes are subject to cancellation due to weather or low enrollment.

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Leave this party with your own authentic full size lobster buoy. RTA faculty Megan Holtham will use nautical themes and colors as your inspiration to design your very own buoy. Sketch, design and personalize your buoy however you’d like with sharpie markers and good company! All supplies provided.

Fee $30 (members $25)

DIY Buoys

September 22 – Crafts with Driftwood

Explore the many ways in which driftwood can be turned into something extraordinary! From unique candle holders to hanging sculptures, students will use mixed materials and basic hand tools to manipulate pieces of wood into a beautiful and functional piece.

Fee $30 (members $25)

Driftwood DIY

September 29 – Custom Sign Making

Tonight we will explore ways of altering old weathered boards to create beautiful personalized signs. Enjoy this tactile experience by displaying your favorite quote or song lyrics in a visual way. Students will use paint and basic hand tools to customize their own sign. Hanging hardware will be provided. Bring your BFF and a bottle of wine and make it a creative night out!

Fee $30 (members $25)

custom sign

October 13 – Clay Night!

Dare to get a little messy in this tactile and exhilarating clay workshop! Demonstrations and step by step instruction will be provided to guide you through this creative workshop in River Tree Art’s ceramics studio. Pinch, coil, bend, and stamp your very own piece of pottery to make it personal and beautiful. Students will have their choice of several in-house glazes and all pieces will be fired in our kiln. Bring a friend and make it a fun and creative night out! BYOB.

Fee $30 per person

Clay Night

October 27 – Halloween Craft Night!

Halloween is great for crafters and do-it-yourselfers! Tonight we will be making spooky, silly and creative lanterns with mason jars and tin cans. Light up your front porch or decorate your window sills with personalized, hand-made lanterns. Bring a friend or bring your kids for a fun, crafty evening out!

Fee: $30 per person
Fee for children 10 or under: $15


** This is a workshop for adults/young adults. Children, 10 or younger, are welcome to attend with a participating parent. **

November 10 – Oil Painting with Rebekah Lowell

Grab a friend and create your own masterpiece as you follow step-by-step instruction by local artist, Rebekah Lowell. Tonight you will be shown basic oil painting application and techniques to develop a beginner level skill set.  Loosen up and have fun as you paint with the freedom to explore a new medium on your own canvas! BYOB.

Fee $30 per person

Rebekah Oil Painting



Classes are subject to cancellation due to weather or low enrollment.

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Private Art Parties:

Are you looking to host a fun and creative party? Do you have a special occasion on the horizon?
If you have 6+ participants we can schedule a private art party just for you!


Choose from the following options:

  • DIY Maine Lobster Buoys
  • Aromatherapy with Barbara Fraser
  • Paint Your Own Wine Glasses
  • Paint Your Own Pottery
  • Clay Night (Maximum of 8)
  • Customize Your Own Sign (Maximum of 10)

Seasonal Offerings:

  • Make Your Own Winter Wreaths
  • Ornament Making
  • Christmas Card Parties

Private Art Parties by River Tree Arts are great for:

Birthday parties, date nights, team building workshops, bachelorette parties, girl’s night out,
reunions, bridal showers, baby showers, fundraisers and more!

Private Art Party Facts:
– A minimum of 6 participants is required for private parties
– All parties are 2 hours in length
– All materials and instruction will be provided in each workshop
– Offsite parties are available for *some* of our workshops; additional fees may apply; please contact us FMI


$30 per person:
– Aromatherapy with Barbara Fraser
– Customize Your Own Sign
– DIY Lobster Buoys
– Make Your Own Winter Wreaths
– Christmas Card & Ornament MakingParties
– Paint Your Own Pottery
– Paint Your Own Wine Glass (set of 2 glasses)
– Clay Night
(All clay pieces made in class will be fired and glazed by the instructor the week following and are generally ready for pick up within 10 business days of the workshop.)

Contact us today to schedule your Private Art Party!

** All art parties are subject to instructor availability **

** Prices subject to change notice **

(207) 967-9120

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