News/Events

Summer at FYA!

Our Spring Session is winding down, but our Summer Registration is going full swing. Read on to find out about options for everyone, no matter how busy …

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Spring and Summer Registration going on NOW

Go to our Offerings to see about options for spring for toddlers through teens, and also for adults. Summer info is here, as is registration …

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Adult Open Studio MOVED to March 29th

Join us Wednesday March 29th from 7:30-9:30 pm for Open Studio. Come play with paint, clay or collage in the company of other artists.…

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CLOSED MARCH 14

Toddler through teen groups will make up on April 11th. Watercolor for adults will make up on April 4th.…

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March at FYA

It really feels to early to say Happy Spring, because it really is. So I’ll just say, “Nice weather we’re having…”

Winter session is halfway done, which

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Class WILL RUN Friday morning

Feel free to bring along older siblings home from school. We’ll be making valentines with stamps and collage.…

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Woven Heart Workshop

Feb. 11th 3-4:30 pm: This is a workshop for adults, though dexterous young ones 10+ can join in as well. $30 per person to learn how to …

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Thank You

to all who have chosen us for their private events the last few months. If you don’t have an occasion coming up, we suggest you create one, …

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What did YOU do this weekend?

Did you play 18 holes in the Melrose Public Library, paying especially close attention to amazing art at hole 15? Did you make incredible collages with Deb …

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Happy New Year from FYA

Welcome to 2017! We hope your new year will be full of creativity in all it’s forms. Here’s how we can help:

Our 12 week winter session

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December is here…almost!

Three important things to know: Family Art Night is December 2nd, info is here. Then there is Home for the Holidays on December 3rd, …

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Happy Thanksgiving!

We’ll be taking most of the week off, but not before Drop In Saturday Nov 19th from 10-noon. Or join us for some Home for the Holidays …

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This week at FYA

It’s Try a Class week- October 24-28! from 10-1 for 18 months – 4 yrs ($5 per visit), and Tuesday (paint), Wednesday (draw) and Thursday (sculpture) from …

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October at FYA

I will admit it, I didn’t see October coming. Lots to say, let’s get to it:

Fall II begins November 1st. The first fall session is a

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Getting Ready for Fall

We have one more week of our most successful Summer Studio program, then we’ll be getting ready for our fall season. Registration will be open beginning August …

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May at FYA!

Yikes! May snuck up on me (I looked it up; Google says “snuck” is acceptable). Our spring session is off to a great start. There is still …

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April at FYA

forsythiaI spent the morning making forsythia-inspired art with pre-school artists…after being snowed out a week ago. Sounds like spring in New England! Did you know members of …

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Spring has Sprung…

At least as far as our calendar is concerned! Our spring registration for kids and adults is going on now, just look at our Offerings pages for …

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Open Studio for Adults!

Join us Wednesday evening March 30th from 7:30-9:30 pm for another open studio night. Not a class, just a chance to hang out, paint, doodle, cut and …

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Studio CLOSED 2/15-2/20

Enjoy some time outside! See you on the 22nd!…

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Monday evening CANCELLED

A decision will be made about Monday’s evening class by 5 pm today.

Decisions to close do NOT necessarily follow Melrose Public Schools. The studio DEFINITELY closes …

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Family/Friend Workshop Friday night

Family and Friends Night is BACK with a special workshop! Wheat Paste Paper Making and Cards: Okay, it sounds a little weird, but it’s so fun! Chiara …

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Weather Policy

Decisions to close do NOT necessarily follow Melrose Public Schools. The studio DEFINITELY closes if there is a parking ban in downtown Melrose. Closings are always posted …

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OPEN WEDNESDAY 11/11

Studio open 2:30-7:15 pm. All regular groups are still running!…

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November News

Fall II Session begins the week of November 2: New session includes Printmaking on Mondays and Plaster Sculpture on Tuesdays, as well as lots of other fun …

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October News

Dear Grown Ups: It’s YOUR turn to get your CREATIVITY on! Four classes for adults this fall: Fiber Arts, Clay as Canvas, Art 1:1 and Oil Painting, …

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DROP OFF/DROP IN Saturday 10-noon

Stained glass inspired watercolor projects adaptable for all ages. $20/hour, $15 sibling. stained glass watercolorwatercolor fish

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Victorian Fair 9/13

Where we ask…awesome T

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September at FYA

includes an opportunity for you to help our studio help others by maybe winning a prize…we are coming back from summer with a bang.

Our fall schedule …

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FALL REGISTRATION is here!

Our Offerings page has a list of all our weekly fall groups for toddlers through teens, and our Calendar page provides a more visual layout; simply click …

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