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Going Up the Country

Going Up the Country

The Chaffee Art Center in collaboration with author Yvonne Daley invites the community to celebrate the art, craft, music, film, food and activism of the 1960s with a new exhibit, “Going Up the Country.” The opening reception will be held on the Chaffee’s main floor…

All About that Paint

Our young campers jumped into creating unique and beautiful artwork all with different types and techniques of painting. One of our favorite projects was when the campers made their own Puffy Paint.  Each child got to experiment with the ingredients to see how increasing one…

What did the Fox Say? Felting Camp

Artist and instructor Sue Carey lead summer campers through the art of felting!  Each camper made their own nature diorama complete with furry handmade woodland creatures.  Scroll down and see the amazing works of art these campers created.

Felting CLass

The Skunks.

felting 1  felting 3

The Owls

eagel and eggs felting camper

And of course the Foxes!

felt 2 fox 2 Fox

All Displayed on the campers’ very own woodland diorama.

diorama felting camper 2





Street Art Camp

Mural Camp started off with a walking tour of area murals and some spontaneous street art.   During Day Two of Chaffee’s Street Art Camp, our campers have begun the group mural project to be hung on the Vermont Farm and Food Center.  They started…