Events at village art room

Open Studio, drop-in time

Come to the Art Room and make stuff in this beautiful, sunny, (airy or air-conditioned depending on the weather), studio. We have projects you can jump in on, both collaborative community art projects, and personal ones like artist trading cards. Or bring a project that you want to finish. Basic studio supplies like paper, pencils, charcoal, colored pencils, pan water colors are included with studio fee, and other supplies and art project kits can be purchased.

This is not a class or tutorial, but there will be an artist to assist. Adults and teens are welcome. Check out as well Kid’s Drop-in Time. Pay at the Art Room with cash, credit card or check. 15$ for the first hour, then $5 per half hour. No charge to come by and check things out!

Most weekdays during the summer, 10:00am to 1:00pm. But see the calendar for changes to that schedule.

Kids’ Open Studio, drop-in

Kids 6 to 12, come make stuff in this beautiful, sunny, (airy or air-conditioned depending on the weather), studio! We will have lots of art supplies, projects you can jump in on, and at least one art coach to assist.

This is not a drop-off art class. Younger kids, and any needing more than a little help must be accompanied by an adult or helpful teen. Assistants come for free! $15 for the firshour, $5 for each subsequent half hour. Pay with cash, credit or check at the Art Room. No charge to come by and check things out!

Monday through Thursday, 2:00 to 4:00 during most of the summer. But see the calendar for changes to the schedule.

Wearable Art Workshops

Join us one morning or every morning during the last week of June, 9:00 to 12:30, to make wearable art! Girls and boys, 11 years and up. Paint your sneakers, silk-screen a shirt, learn how to sew and alter your clothes. There are so many fun projects with the creative staff and the sea of art supplies at the Village Art Room! Just $40 a day when you sign up by June 21st. $50 a day for drop-ins

Sign up on this website under the “book here” tab, or at the Art Room during our Open Studio times, or by phone, 978-540-0221, or send a check to Village Art Room, 152 Comm. Ave., Concord, MA 01742. Please include your contact information, the days you are signing up for, and your child’s name and age.


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Celebrate your next party at the Village Art Room! It could be a birthday party, a family reunion or a Mom’s night out. Our creative staff will lead an art activity, such as painting, collage or jewelry making.

$180.00 for up to 10 guests

$15 for each additional guest, up to 20

Includes an art activity and a lead artist. Some activities may include an extra material fee.

Light refreshments available upon request.

Matting and Framing Workshop

Learn how to make and assemble custom mats, cut glasss and frame your artwork. You will get hands-on experience using a Fletcher-Terry 2100 mat cutter and the Fletcher-Terry 3100 glass and plexi cutter. If there is time, for a $10 materials fee you will be able to mat a piece of your own work. Bring a piece of art no larger than 16” x 16”. Attendees may inquire about renting the framing space on an hourly basis.

Artists Create Change Together - ACCT

On the 3rd Sunday of each month, artists gather at the Umbrella to paint banners for social action organizations. This program is a part of the Musketaquid Arts and Environment program and we paint in their studio. We will be taking the summer off. But let us know if you are interested in painting with us, or in having a banner painted for your group. Write to


Series discounts - inquire for more information.