Private Holiday Workshops with Mary Emery Lacoursiere

Holiday time is the prefect time for handmade gifts.  Private workshops are available for you or your small group.   Workshops range from 4-8 people and price is per person based on the project.    Choose from a menu of options or make a request for a workshop you would like to do.  Sessions are 2-3 hours and can be scheduled at a mutually agreed time.   Contact mary@nha.org for more information for help in planning your session.

Workshop options but not limited to:

  • Historic Transferware: Mugs , platters and smalls
  • Sailor Valentine Ornaments
  • Collage Paperweights
  • Puzzle Blocks
  • Specials Requests

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.

> >