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 We are closed when Brookline schools are closed. 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 9-November 25(closed 9/30,10/14,11/11 )

Session 2 Holiday Season : December 2-February 24 (closed12/23,12/30,MLK1/20,2/17feb vacation )

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 $40 This class is now Full and closed for this session





Fashion Class: Tuesday Fashion is taught by Michelle and Hailey.  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.
Hailey is an accomplished Fiber Design artist, who has shown at many local art fairs and holds her BFA from Mass College of Art where Fiber Art was her major area of concentration.

Watch these videos from our Student Fashion Show

Tuesday 3-5pm

Beginning & Intermediate Fashion Design 10+

Our Advanced Designers will have the back Art Lounge available for them to work during these hours with teacher help.

Session 1 Fall: September 10-November 5

Session 2 Holiday Season: November 12-January 21 (Closed School Vacation 12/24,31)

In this class students learn to work with the sewing machine and use hand sewing skills. We start with simple projects such as small bags and pillows and move on to making clothing.

Students learn the art of croquis design which is drawing the fashion figure, and the industry standards for fashion illustration.

Cost $380    Materials Fee $40


Private Events Wednesdays

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


Thursday 3-5pm

Studio Art ages 9+

Session 1 Fall: September 12-November 7

Session 2 Holiday Season: November 14- January 21(closed 11/28 thanksgiving, school vacation, 12/26)

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 $40  





Friday 3:00- 5:00pm

Come in when you can get here. We have a flex time. 3:15 is fine. BHS has changed it’s schedule and I know freshmen may be walking from the old lincoln school

Laid Back Fridays for Teens (High School Students)

Session 1 Fall: September 13-November 8

Session 2 Holiday Season: November 15-January 24(closed 11/29,12/27)

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 $40





Friday 2:30-4:30pm

Laid Back Fridays for Middle Schoolers with Hailey, 7th-8th grade

Hailey Peirce holds a BFA from Mass College of Art

Session 1 Fall: September 13-November 8

Session 2 Holiday Season: November 15-January 24(closed 11/29,12/27)

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 $40





Saturday 10:00am-12:00pm

The Studio Arts ages 8 +

Session 1 Fall: September 14- November 9

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.

Cost $380    Materials Fee $40