Private Workshops with Mary Emery Lacoursiere

Private workshops are available for you or your small group.  This is a perfect time to  create together.  Choose from a menu of options or make a request for a workshop you would like to do.  Sessions are 2 hours and can be scheduled at a mutually agreed time.  Price includes up to 4 people plus materials which vary according to project.  Contact for more information for help in planning your session.

Workshop options but not limited to:

  • Letterpress Cards & Stationary
  • Historic Transferware
  • Book Boxes
  • Printed Textiles


Mary Emery Lacoursiere graduated from Pratt Institute with an M.F.A. in printmaking and painting. She had a studio in New York City for fifteen years, specializing in hand-painted sisal rugs, murals, and restoring historical painting. A member of the Historical Society of Early American Decoration since 1978, Mary has been a contributing artist for Lifetime Television and Hearst Entertainment and currently owns and operates Emery Design here on Nantucket. She is also the director of Education at the Nantucket Historical Association.

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation of it among all audiences.

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