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Welcome to The Old Schoolhouse!

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Lincoln in the Adirondacks

The Cheshire Union is a gift shop, antique center, art gallery, studio space and classroom for 120+ local artists and vendors of the finger lakes!
 

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We are located above
The Company Store at: 
4244 State Rt 21 South Canandaigua, NY 14424

WINTER HOURS:
Monday, Friday & Saturday 10-5
Sunday 12-5

Come see what the Cheshire Cat is grinning about!

Upcoming Classes:

  • Alcohol Ink Workshop
    Alcohol Ink Workshop
    Feb 25, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn some new painting techniques with alcohol inks! In this workshop we will paint on ceramic tile and yupo paper.
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  • Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Feb 26, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Our watercolor class with Nancy Lane has filled up! Join our waitlist by calling 585-394-5530.
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  • Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Feb 27, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Improve your watercolor skills and color mixing while we create the above painting together!
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  • Snowy Landscape in Pastel
    Snowy Landscape in Pastel
    Mar 02, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Join us for a pastel workshop with Neal Allen
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  • Acrylic Workshop: Quirky Owls
    Acrylic Workshop: Quirky Owls
    Mar 03, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Paint a fun, quirky owl in this acrylic painting workshop!
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  • Beginning Watercolor Bunny
    Beginning Watercolor Bunny
    Mar 08, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Join us as we paint this adorable bunny step-by-step!
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  • Watercolor and Ink: Funky Portraits
    Watercolor and Ink: Funky Portraits
    Mar 09, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Experiment with watercolors in this fun abstract portrait painting class!
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  • Alcohol Ink Bubbles
    Alcohol Ink Bubbles
    Mar 10, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn some new painting techniques with alcohol inks! You will leave this workshop with an abstract bubble painting on yupo paper.
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  • Encaustic Printmaking
    Encaustic Printmaking
    Mar 15, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Discover monotype printmaking using Encaustic paint!
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  • Encaustic Printmaking
    Encaustic Printmaking
    Mar 15, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Discover monotype printmaking using Encaustic paint!
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  • Encaustic Collage
    Encaustic Collage
    Mar 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Explore the exciting medium of encaustics!
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  • Calligraphy
    Calligraphy
    Mar 22, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn the art of hand lettering with Melissa Gillette!
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  • Paint and Sip
    Paint and Sip
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Create a painting together while enjoying mimosas!
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  • Painting Clouds in Pastel
    Painting Clouds in Pastel
    Mar 23, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Join instructor Neal Allen for a beginning level class in creating clouds with soft pastel.
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  • Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Mar 24, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Improve your watercolor skills and color mixing while we create the above painting together!
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  • Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Intermediate Watercolor with Nancy Lane
    Mar 25, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Improve your watercolor skills and color mixing while we create the above painting together!
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