MANCHESTER - Create with Bogate, a children's arts and craft studio, is offering fall after school classes over an eight week period for children ages four-years-old through those in eighth grade beginning on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

Sewing classes are offered for two age groups - second through fourth grade and fifth through eighth grade. Several sessions are offered on Thursdays and Fridays. Art Explorations, for ages 4-7, is offered on Tuesdays and will utilize a variety of art techniques to explore the basic elements of art in a creative and engaging way.

On Wednesdays, a Drawing and Painting class is offered for children eight- through 12-years-old. Classes are small; limited to four to eight children. For more information about these classes, fees and Create with Bogate, visit its website at bogate.wordpress.com or contact Stacy Gates at 362-5608 or stacy@bogate.com

Create with Bogate is operated by Gates, a longtime Northshire resident and artist. She has taught many art classes and camps at area organizations, including SVAC, Fletcher Farm, Hildene, MEMS, Green Mountain Academy, Maple Street School and Long Trail School.