Adult Classes

Sign up online now!

Download enrollment and financial forms here

Must pre-register and pre-pay before class date;
Safety Protocols, mask policy;
Limited number of students

Adult Handbuilding with Clay

Thursdays, March 30 and April 6, 6–8pm
Students will learn to create with clay. After the project is kiln fired, they will learn how to finish the piece. Both classes needed to have a finished piece.
$60 for the 2 classes
Instructor: Helvi Abatiell; Minimum 6

Zen Meditation

Thursday and Friday, 7–8am
Donations appreciated

Ukulele Group

FREE…Thursdays, 12–1pm
Attendees will be lead through specific sheet music by musician Steven Wilson. All levels welcome. 
Ages: Adults and 12+
Note: This is not a class, but a group enjoying playing the ukulele together.
Must pre-register:
There are a limited amount of in-house instruments that can be used … they need to be reserved 802-775-0356.

Figure Drawing with live model

3rd Wednesday of each month
Next session will be Mar. 15, 5–7pm
Bring own supplies.
Minimum students 4
Maximum students 8
Sign up for 4 weeks at $60 or $20 per class

Book Group

Mar. 15, 4:15–5:15pm
Book Group will discuss “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill
3rd Wednesday of each month, RSVP Required
We are excited to be partnering with Phoenix Books on Center St., Rutland! Book Group members get 20% off purchase of our monthly book.

Watercolor Class

Thursday, Mar. 16
Instructor: Dale Bills
$35 per person, all materials included
Min: 5
Image: Maple Sugaring

Sip N Dip

Thursday, Mar. 23
Instructor: Heather Wilson
Are YOU ready for some fun!
Perfect for a date night or just out with friends! Attendees follow along with an instructor and leave with a finished acrylic painting. Image: bench in field
$35 per person includes all supplies
Min: 5
Note: Sip n Dips are offered monthly. Private classes available. We can also host your friends and family for a special event (bridal shower, birthday, etc.)

Payments and Refunds

Checks payable to: Chaffee Art Center
16 South Main Street, Rutland VT 05701
[email protected]

Full payment is required to secure your space in classes. There are minimum and maximum enrollment limits, so be sure to register quickly to ensure your place. Students will be notified if a class is to be canceled due to low registration at least a week in advance and will be refunded in full.

Refund requests must be received at least two weeks prior to the beginning of the class. An administration fee of 15% of the class price is non-refundable. After the two-week window, a class credit will be processed at the discretion of the Director. Class credits are non-refundable/non-transferable. No shows or cancellations the day of the class are not eligible for refund or class credit.