Featherstone Center for the Arts

Featherstone is a year-round community arts center. It was founded in 1980 and is the only year round non-profit arts center on the Island. 

The grounds at Featherstone offer a photography lab, monoprinting, weaving, and pottery studios, classrooms, a library, computer lab, a Teen Art Café. The newly Art Barn features the Island's first purpose-built gallery space.

30 Featherstone Lane, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557






Oak Bluffs

Upcoming Events

Stained Glass Suncatchers

Create your own stained glass sun catchers with Jamie Hathaway. Learn to cut, grind, foil, solder and finish your own design or choose a design from your...

1/18 9am
Open Writing Hours

Looking for a quiet place to write? Come to Featherstone on Sunday afternoons to work quietly among other writers and poets in the Art Barn's library.

1/19 1pm
Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. For adults only. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the...

1/19 4pm
Painting Still Life

Each week there will be 2-3 set ups to choose from. The emphasis will be on observation and seeing simply. We will have time to sketch and then complete an...

1/20 10:30am
Toddler Art Program

Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are required to stay and encouraged to be present in the art...

1/21 9:30am

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plarosa99@yahoo.com left a positive review 8/20/2019

I absolutely loved this class! Lynn was a very kind, helpful and informative teacher. I enjoyed myself immensely and learned a great deal — I will definitely be back!

Karen LaTerra

Karen LaTerra left a positive review 7/29/2019

We really enjoy it every year.

Ashley Fontanilla

Ashley Fontanilla left a positive review 8/21/2018

Amazing! Found very lovely items all $5 and under. Everyone was very cool

Steven Clark

Steven Clark left a positive review 10/13/2017

Breathtaking photos, and the discussion was equal to the photos. It was as entertaining as it was insightful.

Featherstone Center for the Arts

Featherstone Center for the Arts posted a photo 9/26/2017

Featherstone Center for the Arts

Featherstone Center for the Arts posted a photo 9/26/2017

Cynthia Patterson

Cynthia Patterson left a positive review 8/13/2016


Penelope Dixon

Penelope Dixon left a positive review 5/9/2016

Lynn is a wonderful teacher. I look forward to taking more classes with her.

mushroom marlene

mushroom marlene left a positive review 3/13/2016

Perfection! Great art, hanging with friends on the deck under a balmy spring dusk eve.