River Gallery School

Remembering Ric Campman~forever in our hearts!

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Adult classes

Children/Teen classes

Matching Grant Scholarship Campaign

Please consider supporting our programs, to help others discover the benefits of art making. Donate today, every dollar is doubled up to $15K - now who doesn't love that !?! Thank you to The Doune Trust Fund for this wonderful opportunity!      


Adult Studio Exhibit

On View for the
month of July

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Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm

Additional Studio Hours:
Tuesday - Thursday 'til 8 pm
when classes are in session.
Weekends when workshops are scheduled and enrolled.

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River Gallery School is a vibrant hub for Brattleboro’s artistic community, with bright, spacious studios on Main Street overlooking the Whetstone Brook. Founded in 1976, RGS offers classes, community workshops, and summer and school vacation programs for students of all ages.  Our core faculty members are all professional working artists, and teach a wide range of visual media including all types of painting, drawing, printmaking, and encaustics. RGS also partners with community organizations to offer classes to seniors and adults with physical and cognitive challenges.


Upcoming Workshops

Wetmounting + Sealstone Carving

with Bruce Iverson  $65 for each part or $110. if you register for both

Sunday, August 3

10 am - 1 pm  Part One

3 - 5 pm  Part Two

Watercolor in Bloom

with Lynn Hoeft   $85

Thurs. Aug. 14, 21   4 - 6:30 pm

Palette Knife Oil Painting

with Cameron Schmitz    $130

Aug. 5, 12, 26  (No class on 8/19)

9:30 am - Noon

ART night OUT

for children   $8/ per hour

Fridays in July ~ 6 pm til 9 pm

July 11, 18, 25

Making + Keeping a Watercolor Journal

with Carol Barber + Lynn Hoeft  $135.

Saturday  Sept. 6 + 13

9 am - Noon

Sorytelling and Cartooning

with Megan Baehr  $175. 

Tues. + Wed. July 8, 9, 15, 15, 22, 23, 29, 30

12:30 - 2:30 pm