Since 1898, NHIA has proudly provided community education to the community of Manchester. Today, with campuses in Manchester and Sharon, NH, we offer weekly classes, workshops, intensive residencies, and summer programs for teens and adults designed to fit your level of curiosity, experience, and available time. Our Community Education staff invites the novice and experienced artist alike to explore their unique voice and creative potential. On each of our campuses, our faculty of accomplished practicing artists and passionate educators help students bring their inner artist to life. You’ll take advantage of our top-notch facilities and a constantly evolving curriculum working together to help you accomplish your own, personal creative goals.
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To learn more about the programs we're offering this term, select your area of interest.
Book and Paper Arts
Jewelry and Metalsmithing
We offer programs in two locations:
Manchester Campus: 148 Concord Ave, Manchester, NH 03104 | (603) 623-0313
Sharon Arts Center Campus: 457 NH-123, Sharon, NH 03458 | (603) 924-7256
Please contact the Community Education team at:
- 7 days prior to the start of the 1st class: 100% refund of tuition and fees
- Within 7 days prior to the first class: 75% refund of tuition and fees
- After the 1st class but before the 2nd class: 50% refund of tuition and fees
- After the 2nd class: no refunds