The Great Gingerbread House Challenge

A Community Arts Project of the Library Arts Center

Check out all of the great entries submitted for this year's challenge!


Introducing our new CSA (Community Supported Art!)

Buy an Art Share + Support Local Artists!

Help support local artists, and enjoy having a 4×4 piece of original art mailed to you once a month for five months from January through May 2021.  This is a great gift to yourself, but also a wonderful holiday gift for those on your shopping list!  We are offering a limited number of 50 CSA shares, at a price of $75 per share.


Art Classes, Exhibits, Concerts + More!

The Library Arts Center is currently closed to the public--meaning all in-person classes, exhibits and events are canceled.  We've been working hard, and are proud to present a number of virtual classes, performances and exhibits virtually!

Arts ONLINE! Digital Art Projects for Kids & Families

The Library Arts Center has created all sorts of video tutorials for fun art projects that you can do from home.  Find some new ways to get creative!


CSA (Community Supported Arts!) Shares are now on Sale for Round Two

After the tremendous popularity of our new CSA Art Share program, we are thrilled to launch Round Two with art from five more exceptional artists. Support Local Artists, and receive five original art pieces delivered to your mailbox in early 2021.  Limited shares remaining!

Gingerbread House Challenge

The Great Gingerbread House Challenge!

A Community Arts Project of the Library Arts Center

We are all spending a lot of time at home this winter, and what a perfect time to get creative!  Show us your gingerbread house creation by entering online through January 19, 2021.

GoG Private Shopping Sessions

Why Wait 'Til Spring? Paint Watercolor Flowers Now! - via Zoom

Class with instructor Patti Warren
Tuition: $35
Thursdays, January 7, 14, 21, 28,  2:00-3:30pm

In four sessions, instructor Patti Warren will explain, demonstrate and guide you in two approaches to painting flowers with watercolor including a loose, flowing interpretive approach and a more realistic “petal-to-petal” method.

 Find out more  and Register Here.

Liz & Dan Faiella

How to Catch a Walrus in the Woods with Deborah Stone

See the latest “Arts Online” offering!

The outdoors can be like a gym where you can run, jump and climb. It can be like a theater where you can see amazing and beautiful scenery. But did you ever think of using the outdoors as a playground for your imagination? In this film, professor and “Walrus Catcher” Deborah Stone will show you how to create fantasy creatures in the woods and how to make up fun stories about them.

Watch HERE.

Eric McDonald

In-person Yoga at Dance Arts Academy in Sunapee

Gentle Yoga – Tuesday Mornings | 8:30-9:30am
FULL – Chair – Tuesday Mornings | 10:00-10:45am
All Levels – Friday Mornings | 8:30-9:30am

Yoga classes with Brianna Renner are currently taking place in-person, indoors at a new temporary location at Dance Arts Academy in Sunapee.  **Space is limited and reservations are required.  We’ve added the option to attend any class online via Zoom, as well!

 Find out more HERE.

Library Arts Center

Community Arts Center | Newport, New Hampshire