Online payment options are now available. Buy Now buttons are located under each class. They apply for any session.  You can still pay by check or cash. Send a check to The House of Colors at 667 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02446. Please call 617-365-5625 or email muhlbaum@mac.com for more information. During the school year, I am flexible with drop off times as I know many of you are coming from different school districts. You are welcome to drop your child off as early as 2:45 pm or as late as 3:30. Friday class hours run differently for elementary school students since Brookline schools let out early. Please check the schedule.

Monday 3-5 pm

Studio Arts for ages 7+ 

Session 1 Fall : September 14 – November16(closed for Yom Kippur 9/28)

Session 2 Holiday Season :November 23-January 25(Closed12/28)

Session 3 Winter :February 1-April 5(closed school vacation 2/15)

Session 4 Spring :April 12 -June 21(closed school vacation4/19,memorial day 5/31)

In this class we explore a variety of art forms such as drawing, painting and sculpture. We mix different mediums as students become more confident, plus we have added fiber fun projects to our curriculum such as weaving, felting and dying fabric. Students learn essential techniques while their own individual creativity is encouraged.

Cost $380    Materials Fee $50





Fashion Class: Tuesday Fashion is taught by Michelle and Summer.  In addition to Michelle’s fine art background, she has taught fashion illustration, fashion sketching and fashion industry classes at Newbury College, Framingham State College, Mount Ida College and created a Pre college fashion program for the Art Institute of Boston. She designs her own one of a kind hand bags and has created her own printed fabrics.

Summer is a graduate of The House of Colors and BHS. She is now a current student at SCAD but is taking her classes online due to Covid. We are lucky to have her with us for the time being. Some of you may know her from our Summer program.

Watch these videos from our Student Fashion Show

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Tuesday 3-5pm

Advanced Fashion Design 10+ or by experience

Session 1 Fall: September 15 -November 10

Session 2 Holiday Season:November 17-January 19(closed Dec 29)

Session 3 Winter : January 26-April 6(closed school vacation Feb 16,michelle day off 3/23)

Session 4 Spring :April 13 -June 15(closed school vacation 4/20)xtra day June 22 will be added if needed to finish projects

This class is for students with previous sewing experience. Here we work on improving skills needed to become a designer and  continue learning advanced garment construction. We help students form a unique style though examining designers of the past, as well as exploratory techinques found in all our classes.

Cost $380    Materials Fee $50





Cost $380    Materials Fee $50





Private Events Wednesdays

STUDIO IS AVAILABLE FOR SMALL CORPORATE EVENTS, PARTIES & WORKSHOPS- Call 617-365-5625 to book yours today or visit our events page (see above) to learn more!

 

Check out our Wednesday Adult Art Class from 7-9 PM.Contact Michelle for more information.


Thursday 3-5pm

Studio Art ages 9+

Session 1 Fall: September 17-November 12 (This Class is Closed)

Session 2 Holiday Season:November 19-February 11 (Closed Nov 26, Dec 24,31)+ one day added for snow day on dec 17

Session 3 Winter : Feb 25-April 29(closed 2/18, 4/22 school vacation)

Session 4 Spring : May 6-June 24

In this class we explore a variety of art forms such as drawing, painting and sculpture.  Students learn essential techniques while their own individual creativity is encouraged. Students learn to use many mediums and mix them. We have added fiber based projects as well such as weaving, indigo dying, macrame, for those students who would like to explore these areas of art as well.

Cost $380    Materials Fee $50





Friday 3:00/3:30- 5:00/5:530pm

Come in when you can get here. We have a flex time. 3:30 is fine. BHS has changed it’s schedule and I have heard many of you are just finishing online high school classes at 3:00pm.

Laid Back Fridays for Teens (High School Students)

Session 1 Fall: September 25-November 20 (We are closed September 18 Rosh Hashanah)

Session 2 Holiday Season:December 4-February 12 (closed Nov 27, Dec 25, Jan 1)

Session 3 Winter: February 26-May 7( closed 2/19,4/23 for school vacation,3/12 michelle sick)

Session 4 Spring : May 14-June 25

Wind down the busy week in the art studio.  This class is designed for the older student to work on independent projects  in art, design, fashion design and portfolio preparation.

Cost $380    Materials Fee $50





Friday 2:30-4:30pm

Laid Back Fridays for Middle Schoolers  7th-8th grade

Session 1 Fall:September 25-November 20 (We are closed September 18 Rosh Hashanah)

Session 2 Holiday Season:December 4-February 5 (closed Nov 27, Dec 25, Jan 1)

Session 3 Winter: February 26-May 7( closed 2/19,4/23 for school vacation,3/12 michelle sick)

Session 4 Spring : May 14- June 25

Wind down the busy week in our art lounge. Draw in your sketchbook on a couch or bean bag. Learn fun and relaxing techniques like needle felting, sculpey, knitting and macrame. Paint and refine your drawing skills.This class incorporates many of our Fiber Fun Projects but gives you the opportunity to work on your fine art skills too.

Cost $380    Materials Fee $50





Sunday 2:00-3:00pm

Zoom Fashion Design with Ali 11+

Session 2 Holiday Season :December 26 – February 20

Session 3 Spring Season :March 14 – May 23(closed school vacation 4/25)

Learn how to Illustrate and sketch the figure and design clothes in this fun class with Ali. Ali is a student at the Chicago Art Institute and a graduate of The House of Colors. Bring paper, colored pencils and markers to class

Cost 280.00