Youth classes

Adult Classes (16+)

Winter 2018



  • Weekday Evening Courses

TUESDAY - Paper Quilling: A Hobby Waiting to Happen

  • Dates: Jan. 16 - Feb. 20
  • Times: 6:00 - 7:30 PM
  • Length: 6 weeks
  • Cost: $100

Learn the historic art form of Renaissance-era monks: decorative paper curling. Today, paperquilling is a popular craft with dynamic results! We will learn how to make 2-D and 3-D projects using only colorful paper strips and glue. Quilling embellishments may be used for decorating greeting cards, wedding invitations, scrapbooking pages, and more. Beyond learning the basics, projects may include earrings, decorative sculptures, or a picture for framing.

Love the sound of this class, but can't make it on Tuesdays? Check out our Saturday morning option!

THURSDAY - Zentangle Illustration for Hangable Art

  • Dates: Jan. 18 - Feb. 22
  • Times: 6:00 - 7:30 PM
  • Length: 6 weeks
  • Cost: $100

Doodling is more than something you do during meetings and while you’re on hold during a phone call. Your doodles are a door into your inner subconscious. What can you learn about yourself through your doodles? This class will discover your ID, or your Inner Doodler, and turn your creativity into framable art, using simple Zentangle and illustration techniques and micropens.

Love the sound of this class, but can't make it on Thursdays? Check out our Sunday evening option!



  • Weekday Morning Courses

WEDNESDAY - Light Calligraphy & Hand Lettering

  • Dates: Jan. 17 - Feb. 21
  • Times: 10:30 AM- 12:00 PM
  • Length: 6 weeks
  • Cost: $100

Store bought greeting cards can really be expensive, so why not make your own? Family and friends will appreciate your thoughtfulness that much more! This course will introduce you to contemporary font design, lettering, and tone. Or if you already enjoy making cards, this is your basic introduction to calligraphy and collaged/illustrated card design to bring your creations to the next level. Feel free to bring in any cards you have made in the past you want help enhancing!

FRIDAY - String Art for Card Decoration

  • Dates: Jan. 19 - Feb. 9
  • Times: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Length: 4 weeks
  • Cost: $65

String art is a wonderful decorative art form that is easy to learn and is admired by others. Make stunning designs for card decorations or to be framed for wall art. We will learn everything from simple shapes to more challenging geometrical patterns.

Love the sound of this class, but can't make it on Fridays? Check out our Sunday afternoon option!


  • Weekend Courses

SATURDAY - Paper Quilling: A Hobby Waiting to Happen

  • Dates: Jan. 20 - Feb. 10
  • Times: 10:30 AM- 12:00 PM
  • Length: 4 weeks
  • Cost: $65

Learn the historic art form of Renaissance-era monks: decorative paper curling. Today, paperquilling is a popular craft with dynamic results! We will learn how to make 2-D and 3-D projects using only colorful paper strips and glue. Quilling embellishments may be used for decorating greeting cards, wedding invitations, scrapbooking pages, and more. Beyond learning the basics, projects may include earrings, decorative sculptures, or a picture for framing.

Love the sound of this class, but can't make it on Saturdays? Check out our Tuesday evening option!

SUNDAY - String Art for Card Decoration

  • Dates: Jan. 21 - Feb. 11
  • Times: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Length: 4 weeks
  • Cost: $65

String art is a wonderful decorative art form that is easy to learn and is admired by others. Make stunning designs for card decorations or to be framed for wall art. We will learn everything from simple shapes to more challenging geometrical patterns.

Love the sound of this class, but can't make it on Sundays? Check out our Friday morning option!

SUNDAY - Zentangle Illustration for Hangable Art

  • Dates: Jan. 21 - Feb. 11
  • Times: 4:00 PM- 5:30 PM
  • Length: 4 weeks
  • Cost: $65

Doodling is more than something you do during meetings and while you’re on hold during a phone call. Your doodles are a door into your inner subconscious. What can you learn about yourself through your doodles? This class will discover your ID, or your Inner Doodler, and turn your creativity into framable art, using simple Zentangle and illustration techniques and micropens.

Love the sound of this class, but can't make it on Sundays? Check out our Thursday evening option!



  • Workshop & Special Events

Pink Friday Paint Night

  • Date: Friday, January 19
  • Times: 7:00 PM- 8:30 PM
  • Cost: $35

Enjoy a night out with the girls celebrating the new year! Come and paint either a portrait of wine glasses or a landscape of the aurora borealis. We will have both paintings on display with instruction.

Family Night Owls: Group Painting (Ages 8 - Adult)

  • Date: Friday, January 26
  • Times: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Costs -
  • Family of 2: $45
  • Family of 3: $65
  • Each additional family member after 3: $10

Did you know a "diptych" is a two-part work of art, a "triptych" is a three-part work, a "tetraptych" or "quadriptych” has four parts, and “pentaptych” has five? However many members are in your family, we have a canvas waiting for them! This painting series project will be a family of owls all nesting together in one tree. Come paint your owl to represent yourself in your family’s tree!

Melted Wax: One Night Only Workshop

  • Date: Wednesday, February 7
  • Times: 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM
  • Cost: $30

Come and get wild and colorful with melted wax and canvas! We will be designing and cutting a stencil that will adhere to a canvas and then melt crayons over it. When the stencil is lifted, you will have a clean image surrounded by lovely color.



  • Registration Form

To register, all participants must submit an:

All courses are subject to cancellation, should a minimum enrollment not be met. In the event of a cancellation, participants will be informed and payment will be refunded.

Registration forms and payment (cash or check only) may be mailed or hand-delivered to The Enrichment Center (10 Groton Road, Nashua, NH 03062).

  • Winter 2018 Discounts & Credits

Refer-a-New-Friend Discount: For each new friend who registers for the same course that you are registered for, you are eligible to receive 10% off of the cost of that course for up to a total of 10 friend referrals. This discount only applies to referrals who have not previously participated in any of The Enrichment Center/The Painted Turtle's programs. This discount may not be combined with any other discounts.