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Course Locations
All courses, unless otherwise noted, take place at Pershing Studios (45 Pershing Avenue) or PUF Studios (Poughkeepsie Underwear Factory 8 N. Cherry Street, 3rd floor). Please make note of the location indicated for each class or program.

By telephone: 845.471.7477 • Online:
By mail or in-person: The Art Effect, 45 Pershing Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Office Hours: M–F, 9am–5:30pm
Checks, cash and VISA/MC credit cards accepted. Registrations will not be considered valid without payment, and must be paid in full prior to the class start date.

All registrations require a non-refundable deposit of 25% of the cost of the class/program.
Dutchess Arts Camp/Junior Art Institute/Summer Art Intensive require a $100 per week/per child non-refundable deposit.
No refunds after one week prior to the start of class.

Changes & Cancellations
The Art Effect reserves the right to substitute teachers, adjust class schedules and/or cancel classes due to under-enrollment. All students registered in a cancelled class will be notified, and a full refund of tuition (and materials fee, if relevant) will be made.

Unless otherwise indicated, the tuition INCLUDES all necessary materials for the class.

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