photo by John Cromie

Lise Winne and Jim Lestrange
Artists and Educators

Selected Program Offerings by Lise and Jim:

School Assembly Concerts of Renaissance music with Members of the Spirites Consort
Learn English Country Dancing (1600s)
with members of  the Spirites Consort or Saratoga Faire
Creative Songwriting Workshops
The Art, Music and Culture of the Renaissance
In Appreciation of the Renaissance: Stories, Anecdotes and Lifestyles

Selected Program Offerings by Lise:

Lessons on the Potter's Wheel
Integrating Pottery with Relief Sculpture
Drawing and Painting Workshops

Lise Winne is an educator with a master's degree in Art Education and experience teaching preschool through college, a musician with several CDs to her name including the Renaissance CD, 'Wing'd With Hopes', an artist selling works in pottery, relief sculpture, drawing and painting and has won awards in the fields of academics, art, music and writing. 

Jim Lestrange is a hammered dulcimer player, guitarist and bassist and has played in numerous acoustic bands. He was a home schooler who also performed concerts on the music and stories of the Adirondacks for LEAH (Loving Education At Home, a support group for homeschoolers) to packed houses and a founder of Saratoga Living Magazine.


If you are interested in our programs,
please e-mail us or send for our promo-package.