Sweet Tree Arts L3C

Roots in the Community,

Branches to the Wider World. 

Encouraging Creativity and Connecting Community through the Arts. 


Change is in the air...hang tight for up coming programming.

Classes and offerings will be posted early September for October and year round offerings. 


Sweetland School


Sweetland school Earth day parade 2015 - Pets, puppets and peddles. 

Sweet Tree Arts also welcomes Sweetland school a Reggio Emilia inspired, arts integrated, flexible program for students ages 5-10 years old. Full time and Home school options available.   





Make a mess on our floor not yours.

Fall and Winter hours vary check classes for details.

Many creative stations open, inside and outside, activities for all ages, adults always welcome.

$12 per family (or $8 for one child). Visit 5 times get a free visit.

Adult supervision requested but children familiar with the studio are welcome to stay and create.  

Summer drop offs available for registered campers.

Plus independent interests always supported.









Lesley University - Integrating the Arts M.Ed. 

Sweet Tree Arts hosts this hands on arts integrated M.Ed program at the Sweetland Center.

This low residency program meets one weekend a month for 22months.  

 For more info about the program: Lesley Integrated Arts

We are currently looking for interested folks to begin a cohort in 2015. 

Info session Aug 6th at 6pm and Weds. Sept 9th 6pm. 

Please register at

Currently accepting applications for cohort group starting in 2015 at Sweet Tree Arts in Hope. 

If you are interested in attending an information session please rsvp to

The $50 application fee will be waived if you attend the info session.




Private and family lessons and instruction available in many mediums.

Pleases inquire for more details.

Art, Science, or Music Birthday Parties available.

2 hour party with at least three art and or science activities available.

Rental Space available at Sweet Tree Arts

Space is also available for rent for special events and occasions. e mail for details and more info.




Printmaking Studio available for rent $15 an hour or $50 a day. 

Access to 18x36 Tekach press. Studio Inks and some paper included, various plates available for purchase. 


Sweet Tree Arts was thrilled to be honored at Down East's Best of the Best 2014 awards

for Best Community Enrichment. 


Inside Sweet Tree, documentary film by local film maker Alex Forcillo 




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Sweet Tree Arts L3C

4 Church St

Hope, ME 04847

Art center / School phone: 207 763 2770 

Director's cell phone: 207 542 8008