WELCOME TO THE HIVE
Art Haven expanded in 2012 with the addition of The Hive - Cape Ann Art Haven's art center for teens and adults. The Hive serves teenagers and adults by providing an inviting space for creative expression and collaboration. The Hive provides:
- Affordable and approachable art classes and programming for adults.
- Year-round mentoring, support, and employment opportunities for local teens.
- A dynamic gathering space for community members and organizations and a gallery space displaying the work of Cape Ann artists.
Upcoming Art Clases:
May 3rd - June 7th
About the Instructor
Hannah Connolly is recent graduate from Monserrat College of Art in Beverly with a degree in Illustration, focusing on painting in gouache. Central themes in her work are inspired by the ocean and jungles, reminiscent of where she grew up on Cape Cod. Her inspirations include background paintings from animated movies, such as work by Oga Kazuo, comics and manga, fashion, and anime.
May 19th / May 26th / June 2 / June 9
Drop in for a introductory sewing class with Svitlana, an expert seamstress and sewer. This class is perfect for people who want to learn the basics, brush up on their skills, or receive help starting a basic or advanced project. Svitlana also specializes in alterations, attires, bead applications and wedding decorations.
**This class also includes two free open studio evenings**
Instructor: Svitlana Rozgon
Wednesdays, 6pm - 8pm
May 4th - June 8th
Instructor: Traci Thayne Corbett
Painting at The Hive is open to all levels of painters, whether you are a complete beginner or perhaps a seasoned artist who would like to try a new medium. Students work at their own pace, learning to paint from life employing classic elements of composition, light & color.
Cape Ann Art Haven is a community space where artists of all ages and abilities are encouraged to develop creativity and confidence through hands-on learning and collaboration.
Cape Ann Art Haven operates in two spaces in downtown Gloucester. Art Haven is our flagship venue and houses our programs for youth and children. Our motto for Art Haven is “drawing out the best in community.” The Hive is a dynamic community center and houses our programs for teens and adults. It is located around the corner from Art Haven. Our motto for The Hive is “cultivating the cross-pollination of energy, creativity and support.”