Paintings, Products, Classes and News from Johanne Cassia
June 2011
In this Dab of Paint...
New OI Website
Crystals and Stones
Directed Open Studio Hours

Olde Ipswich Shop & Gallery Website 

Olde Ipswich, located in a 19th century carriage barn on the property of the historic Rogers & Brown House Bed and Breakfast, offers treasure-seekers a bounty of beautiful gifts and country delights designed and handmade by American craftsmen. Enjoy striking seasonal displays and choose from a fine selection of quality home goods, hand-loomed textiles, eye-catching pottery, greeting cards, custom jewelry, unique garden accessories, delectable Amish jams and Victorian scone mixes, distinctive gifts and artwork by local folk artist, Johanne Cassia. Visitors can also browse a variety of country antiques like jelly cupboards, wooden measures and more. After you shop, explore Olde Ipswich's serene surroundings, including perennial gardens and a tranquil stream framed by a natural forest.

Olde Ipswich offers an ever-changing collection of country-inspired goods. We want to keep you up-to-date on news, products and special events happening in the shop, studio and the B&B.

We would appreciate your forwarding this newsletter to a friend.

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Crystals and Stones


We have new and exciting selection of crystal necklaces, earrings and bracelets designed by Mary Masse. They are the perfect accessory for a new summer outfit or as a wonderful gift for the graduate, bride or prom queen. Mary has extensive design and jewelry experience.
Come in and select from her collection of one of a kind pieces.


Directed Open Studio Hours 


Session 2

We are painting on Saturday, June 4 and Saturday, June 11 at 11 am.
You may drop in to visit if you are a "beginner" or an "adventurous artist" to see if you would like to sign up for a session with us.

Session 3
In July, we are painting on July 16, July 23 and July 30. Directed open studio hours are $25.per hour. We paint from 11 am - 2 pm on Saturdays.

Contact Johanne: 978-356-8838 to arrange other times.

We will be having a "special demonstration class" on the art of Sumi-e painting in July or August given by Kay Pearsall. TBA

Coffee and light refreshments are served during set up time.