Teen Classes

WINTER Registration is OPEN!

All ceramic classes will be held at 40 Stow Street. Ceramic classes start November 2-9.

All other programs (drawing, painting,creative mindfulness) will be held at The Umbrella Annex at 57 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner (ORNAC).


 Classes and workshops are taking place at The Umbrella Annex (our temporary location) at 57 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742.

Questions about classes or workshops? Contact the Education department by clicking here.

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Scholarships Available: Through a generous donation, The Umbrella has set up The Babette B. Newburger Art Education Fund for children in Concord and the surrounding communities who want access to Arts Education through Summer Arts Under the Umbrella and children’s classes.

If you, or someone you know, is in need of tuition assistance, please contact Jason Springer, jason@theumbrellaarts.org, to find out more about this scholarship program.



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Alexa Mattes
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Adaptive Art

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Drawing and Painting

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Joanne Stowell
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Lois Andersen
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