Class Descriptions

Open Studio

A Drop in Art studio. Various arts will be offered and materials available. 

Open to all ages, 18months and beyond.

There is no instruction in this class but I will be available for guidance and questions.

You will find: Sensory table, exploratory table, a group project and a fine art table.  

Come create and connect with other artists of all ages and abilities.


Art Start 2s-5s

Art Start

Come and play in the studio. 

Explore a variety of creative arts with your child. Guided activities with a variety of choices, sensory experiences. We encourage you to play, create and get messy with your child. 

Facilitated by Lindsay Pinchbeck and supported by students from Sweetland School. 

Ideal for 2-5 year olds but children 18ms also welcome.  

Sewing - Dress a girl, Dress a boy - Malawi

Join us once a month to create beautiful hand made dresses and shorts for girls and boys at the Mpamila primary school in Malawi.

Please bring 1 yard of fabric and notions, your sewing machine if you have one.

Patterns and community provided.

Once a month drop in 6.30- 8.30pm, all ages and sewers welcome. 






Curiosity Camp 6 - 12s

Curiosity Camp

Curiosity camp offers children ages 6-12 years many creative opportunities.
Each day will be filled with a variety of skills to encourage creative thinking, exploration and innovation. Children will participate in drawing skills, science activities, outdoor exploration and personal projects. They will have opportunities to grow and explore how they actively think, learn and engage with the world. Mornings will be used to build skills in questioning and collaboration while the afternoons will bring projects and deep engagment. 


This year's theme - Home

Camp runs 9.00 -3.00pm Monday - Thursday

Please pack a nut free snack and lunch, water bottle and wear clothes that can get messy. 

Cost $250  per week
Sibling discounts and scholarships available.
 $40 off if you sign up for all three weeks. (Each week offers growth and new experiences).

Encountering the Arts for K-8 Classroom teachers

EDAR 531: Encountering the Arts: Choice, Voice and Creativity in the K-8 Classroom

An Introduction to Arts Integration through Thematic Learning                   4.5 CEUs


This course is made availalbe through The New England Institute to register visit : 

to register visit New England Institute

Handprinted Flour Sack Tea Towels

Be inspired by your favorite creature, an old recipe, or upcoming Valentine's Day! We will use various printing techniques to transfer your original design onto a foursack tea towel and prep it for use in your own kitchen. All materials provided. Bring ideas of something you'd like to print, and get ready to play with color and design!

First Aid
Andrew Eckman will provide training at Sweet Tree Arts. 
Tuesday January 14th - First Aid 
Tuesday January 21st 3:30-6:30 - CPR / AED
$40.00 per class / per person
Group rates available please inquire
Tuesday January 21st 3:30-6:30 - CPR / AED
$40.00 per class / per person 
Group rates available please inquire
Mandated Reporter Training

Offered to Educators by Andrew Eckman 

Tuesday Jan 21st 3.30 - 630pm 


Songwriting for Kids

11am Friday 2/21- Songwriting For Kids

In this 45 minute session, Jeff Weinberger will guide budding composers through the process of creativity and making a song. Lyrical ideas, imagery, storytelling, expressing emotions through sound, etc. will all be explored using clapping, tapping, percussion, ukuleles and voice. Instrument will be provided or bring your favorite. No instrument experience necessary, though. Ages 6-12. $12