Payment is due upon registration.
In order to give our teachers time to prepare all registrations must be in one week prior to the start of class.
Full refunds will be made if class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment.
Student cancellations must be received at least one week prior to class date in order to receive a refund (minus a $20 processing fee).
We are not able to give refunds once the class has begun, or within one week before the class start date.
If a class is cancelled due to low enrollment, registrants will be notified 1 week before the start date.
Please call Five Crows for cancellation information. (508) 653-2526.
We will make every effort to make the best decisions we can about whether to run classes when weather may be an issue. We will also do our best to call registrants if class is cancelled due to inclement weather.
PARKING / ACCESSIBILITY
Parking in Natick Center is free after 6:00pm. For daytime classes there are 5 hour metered spaces in several lots near the shop; a small lot on Summer Street and in the large lot facing Main Street.
Saturday parking is free all day in the large lot behind the shop.
Please note that we have moved to 41 Main Street, still in Natick Center!
For classes that are held when the shop is not open, please enter through back door.
Classes are held in the basement. Ability to descend and climb stairs is required.
FOOD & DRINK
We encourage students to bring snacks and drinks so that you can be comfortable throughout the entire class. Bathroom facilities are available upstairs from the classroom.
Beginning Watercolor Class
Instructor: Laurie Leavitt
Class Description: In this beginning class you will be able to experience watercolor’s quick, clean and unpredictable characteristics and acquire basic skills by practicing different techniques. Through exercises, instruction and demonstrations you will be able to handle watercolor’s transparent washes of color and begin to use it for your own expression. We will also work from still lives, photographs and imagination
Date: Tuesday, September 26 (8 weeks)
Time: 6:30 - 8:30
Materials List : available upon registration
Intermediate Watercolor Class
Instructor: Laurie Leavitt
Class Description: This intermediate watercolor class is for students who have taken a basic watercolor class, or have some experience with the watercolor medium. Through the still life, landscapes and subjects of your choice we will further explore new techniques and approaches to different subject matter. Continuing students are welcome!
Date: Wednesdays, September 27th (8 weeks)
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 starting May 3
Materials List: available upon registration
Leaves by Amanda Barry
Instructor: Amy Marks
Class Description: In this hands-on workshop you will create a mixed media art panel (8 x 10) or mirror (10 x 10) using a variety of media including glass tiles, polymer clay, jewelry, fabric, and beads. You will learn how to create your own tiles with polymer clay using a variety of techniques including stamping, painting, and gold leafing. You’ll also learn how to embellish glass tiles, transfer images onto clay and mosaic with beads. You’ll combine all three mixed media materials—glass, clay and beads—into an abstract mosaic that is not grouted. This class is open to students at all levels.
Dates: Saturdays, October 14, 21, 28 (Nov.4 optional if pieces are not finished by 10/28)
Time: 1:00 - 5:00
Materials fee: $30.00