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 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.

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.

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Winter 2018
Class Schedule​
Beginning Watercolor Class
Instructor: Laurie Leavitt

Class Description:  In this beginning watercolor class you will learn about the quick, clean and unpredictable watercolor medium 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 work from still lifes, photographs and your imagination.

Date: Mondays, January 29 - March 26 (8 weeks) No class 2/19
Time: ​​​6:30 - 8:30
Cost: $165.00​
Materials List : available upon registration​

Continuing Watercolor Class
Instructor: Laurie Leavitt

Class Description: This continuing watercolor class is for students who have some experience with the watercolor medium and want to continue to practice. I will demonstrate different techniques and approaches to still life and landscape subjects and give class assignments. Students are free to take their work in any direction. All abilities are welcome.

Date: Wednesdays, January 31 - March 28 (8weeks) No class 2/21
Time: ​6:30 - 8:30
Cost: $165.00
Materials List: available upon registration​​
Promoting and Selling Your Art or Craft
Instructor: Beth Hoffer

Workshop Description: Five Crows presents a one-night workshop for artists and crafters looking to increase sales of their work. The workshop will address topics of interest to artists and craftspeople of varying experience levels. Some of the topics that will be discussed include:

Jury Submissions
Wholesale vs. Consignment.
Approaching Retail Stores and Galleries
Networking in the art world
Running a Business

Photographer and Five Crows artist Beth Hoffer will be the workshop facilitator. Beth will share knowledge gained through her experience as a practicing artist who has been promoting and selling her work successfully for close to a decade. There will be ample opportunity for attendees to ask individual questions, so please bring them with you!

Date: Tuesday, February 13th
Time: 7:00pm​
Cost: $18.00​