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Welcome to The Old Schoolhouse!

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Komorebi: Prints By Laura Wilder

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

HOURS:
Monday thru Saturday 10-5
Sunday 12-5

Come see what the Cheshire Cat is grinning about!

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Upcoming Classes:

  • Encaustic Printmaking
    Encaustic Printmaking
    May 30, 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
    May 30, 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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  • Watercolor and Encaustics
    Watercolor and Encaustics
    May 31, 2024, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Explore the exciting world of encaustics in this mixed media workshop!
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  • Alcohol Ink Minis
    Alcohol Ink Minis
    Jun 02, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Create several miniature alcohol ink paintings on yupo paper. Includes a mini white frame!
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  • Beginning Watercolor
    Beginning Watercolor
    Jun 07, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn how to paint a lake scene step-by-step with watercolors!
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  • Cold Wax Abstract
    Cold Wax Abstract
    Jun 09, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Experiment with cold wax and oil paints to create a beautiful abstract piece of art!
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  • Ceramic Birdhouse
    Ceramic Birdhouse
    Jun 11, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Create a stunning birdhouse using ceramic handbuilding techniques! This is a TWO PART workshop!
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  • Watercolors and Doodles
    Watercolors and Doodles
    Jun 16, 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 class!
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  • Silk Painting
    Silk Painting
    Jun 21, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Explore this new medium of painting and photo transfer on silk!
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  • Intro to Pastel
    Intro to Pastel
    Jun 22, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Join instructor, Neal Allen, for an introduction to pastel painting.
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  • Gouache Animals
    Gouache Animals
    Jun 24, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rt 21 S Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn how to paint your favorite animal using gouache!
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  • Watercolor Monotype
    Watercolor Monotype
    Jun 25, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Loosen up and explore the potential of watercolors and printmaking!
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  • Encaustic and Clay
    Encaustic and Clay
    Jun 28, 2024, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn how to incorporate ceramics in this mixed media encaustic workshop!
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  • Foraged Pigment Painting
    Foraged Pigment Painting
    Jun 29, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Hayley Dayis and Alexander Fals are back for an introduction to painting with foraged soil pigments!
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  • Collage Workshop
    Collage Workshop
    Jun 30, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Create several miniature collages, then frame your favorite with a miniature white frame!
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  • Watercolor and Ink Portraits
    Watercolor and Ink Portraits
    Jul 05, 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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  • Landscapes in Pastel
    Landscapes in Pastel
    Jul 06, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 St Rt 21 S, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn about blending, layering and color mixing with soft pastels.
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  • Mark Making Workshop
    Mark Making Workshop
    Jul 07, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Cheshire Union, 4244 State Rte 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Learn about mark making with water soluble oil pastels, graphite, charcoal, watercolors and pens on watercolor paper.
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