River Tree Arts

Craft Nights!


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

July 13 (registration closed)

Paint Your Own Wine Glasses

Thursday July 13, 6-8pm
Instructor: Megan Bliss
Back by popular demand! Join us for a fun and creative night out with friends and family as you paint your own set of wine glasses. Students will be provided with examples and step by step instruction to inspire the creative process.

Fee $30 (members $25)

July 20

Making Your Own Oils

Thursday, July 20, 6-8pm
Instructor: Barbara Fraser
Tonight Barbara will be covering the basic uses of oils including aromatherapy and students will learn to make their own healing, meditation and/or perfume oil blends. Students will awaken their senses and leave this workshop with their own unique oil blends. Hand-outs included.

Fee $30 (members $25)

July 27

Mason Jar Solar Lights

Thursday July 27, 6-8pm
Instructor: Brigid Rankowski
For those warm summer nights, add a little illumination to your rooms or outdoors. Learn how to make decorative solar lights out of mason jars. Take home your final craft to decorate your special space.

Fee $30 (members $25)

August 3

Clay Night!

Thursday August 3, 6-8pm
Instructor: Megan Bliss
Dare to get a little messy in this 2 hour clay workshop! Demonstrations and step by step instruction will be provided to guide you through this creative and exciting workshop in River Tree Arts Ceramic Studio. Tonight we will be making serving platters. Pre-registration required. 8 student maximum.

Fee $30 (members $25)

August 10

Mason Jar Candles

Thursday, Aug. 10, 6-8pm
Instructor: Brigid Rankowski
This activity will teach you how to create simple mason jar candles out of just a few ingredients. Add some natural fragrances to your candle or add a little color. These easy to make candles will make the perfect gift for yourself or for others.

Fee $30 (members $25)

August 17

Custom Sign Making

Thursday August 17, 6-8pm
Instructor: Megan Bliss
Don’t miss one of our most popular Craft Night workshops tonight as we make our own custom signs! Students will be shown a variety of paint application techniques to create personalized charming signs. Ideas, weathered boards and hanging hardware will all be provided to inspire the creative process so each student will leave with a finished product (or two).

Fee $30 (members $25)

August 24

Seashell Crafts

Thursday, Aug. 24, 6-8pm
Instructor: Brigid Rankowski
Hold onto those warm summer days by using seashells to make different crafts. From home decorations to jewelry, this class will show many different ways we can use seashells to add accents or a little flair to your life. Take the beaches of Maine wherever you decide to go.

Fee $30 (members $25)

August  31


Thursday Aug. 31, 6-8pm
Instructor: Rebekah Lowell-Evans
Learn the art of scratchboard, and bring home a 6″ x 6″ finished work of art! We will carve light away from a dark surface, challenging us to think about negative space.  This fun and approachable medium is great for all levels of experience as there are so many surface textures to explore.

Fee $30 (members $25)





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


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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