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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Spring 2017
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 also work from still life, photographs and imagination.

Date: Thursday, May 11 (8 weeks)
Time: ​​​6:30 - 8:30
Cost: $165.00​
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 and subjects of your choice we will further explore new techniques and approaches to different subject matter.

Date: Wednesdays, May 3 (8 weeks)
Time: ​6:30 - 8:30 starting May 3​
Cost: $165.00
Materials List: available upon registration​​
Pastel Painting
​Instructor Cathy Howe

Class Description: Learn techniques for pastel painting including...underpainting with soft pastels and alcohol, layering and blending, drawing with end of pastel and using the edges. Subject matter is up to the student...landscapes, seascapes, still life.

Date: Tuesday, May 16th (​6 weeks)
Time: 10:30 - 12:00​
Cost: $110
Materials List: available upon registration​