Winter/Spring Adult Art Classes

Norwich Free Academy’s Visual and Performing Arts Department offers a wide range of classes for adults. Click on the boxes below for information about each course. To register, follow the link below. Print, fill out, and return the registration form with payment to:

NFA Arts Office
Attn: Alysha Carmody
305 Broadway
Norwich, CT 06360

For questions, contact Alysha Carmody, Department Head, Visual & Performing Arts at or 860-425-5740

Winter/Spring 2019 Adult Art Class Registration - DEADLINE 1/2/19



Instructor: Melody Leary
Bradlaw Building – Painting Studio – Room 8226
Thursday Evenings: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
10 classes – January 8, 15, 22, 29; February 5, 12, 26; March 5, 12, 19

Open Studio – This class is for all levels of students and is designed to introduce monotypes and mono-prints, relief prints, dry point intaglio, and the collagraph.  For those interested students, photopolymer plate making and printing will also be explored.  Experienced students can use this time as an open studio and all students will have help turning ideas and sketches into prints.

Fee: $250.00   Supplies are included.


Instructor: Dan Charron
Monday Evenings: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Bradlaw Building – Metal Studio – Room 8012
10 classes – January 7, 14, 28; February 4, 11, 25; March 4, 11, 18, 25

This course is for all ability levels. Beginning students will be introduced to basic metal working tools and techniques in silver, copper, brass and pewter. Experienced students will refine techniques. Assistance in designing will be provided. Fee: $200.00 (Supplies are extra).


Instructor: Alyssa Pendleton
Bradlaw Building – Pottery Studio – Room 8002
Thursday Evenings: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
10 classes – January 31; February 7, 14, 21, 28; March 7, 14, 21, 28; April 4 - Work pick up April 11

This course is for all ability levels. Beginning students will be taught how to wedge, throw pottery, trim, and glaze. Students will learn through visual demonstration, hands on assistance, and individual practice time. Experience students will refine techniques and may use the time as an open studio. Fee: $250.00 (Supplies are included).