Classes & Workshops for Adults

Woodblock Printing Workshop with Stephen McKenzie

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Woodblock Printing Workshop with Stephen McKenzie

Woodblock is a relief printmaking technique, whereby an image is carved into the surface of a block of wood and can be printed multiple times onto paper or textiles. We begin with brief history of the process and continue with a discussion on tools and materials. Demonstrations include transferring the image to the block, how to cut and translate […]

Introduction to Handbuilding: 2 Day Ceramic Workshop with Bill Macholdt & Ann Tsubota

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Introduction to Handbuilding: 2-Day Ceramic Workshop
This workshop is offered in partnership with Raritan Valley Community College.

Day one, students will be introduced to the basic technical skills and conceptual approaches of hand-built ceramics. Students will make their own objects through exploration of form and surface treatments, and their work will be fired by the instructors before the second meeting. Day two will be spent learning […]

Intro to Watercolor: Methods and Materials with Wendy Hallstrom

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Intro to Watercolor: Methods and Materials with Wendy Hallstrom
This class is an introduction to watercolor painting for true beginners.  We will cover methods and materials – what to use and how to use it.  Warm up painting exercises and weekly lessons will cover essential watercolor skills such as washes, edges, dry brush, and wet-into-wet.   Build your confidence and your individual style.  Materials are provided.

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Pysanky Holiday Ornaments with Wendy Hallstrom

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Pysanky Holiday Ornaments with Wendy Hallstrom
Pysanky are the beautiful, elaborately decorated eggs found in Polish, Ukrainian and Russian traditions. While they may look difficult to make, learning the design technique is quite easy. You will learn the step by step process used to create these jewels and a little bit of the history behind these small works of art. It’s a lot of fun […]

Drawing: Pastels, Charcoal, Pencil with Lena Shiffman (NEW)

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Drawing: Pastels, Charcoal, Pencil with Lena Shiffman
This one-day workshop introduces and builds upon fundamental drawing concepts that translate across mediums. Practice and experiment with your materials (pastel, charcoal and pencil) to learn what you like best and to develop your skills in drawing from observation.  Materials list provided.

Please Note: Early Registration Rewards do not apply for this workshop. 
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Artistic Expressions with Jim Pruznick

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Artistic Expression with Jim Pruznick
This is an open studio art class designed for adults and teens with developmental disabilities.   Art making topics are tailored to new and returning students, and include drawing, painting, sculpting, mixed media, and fiber arts.  Students are encouraged to express their own vision in this fun, supportive class.  An exhibition of work and a celebration highlight the final class.  Click […]

The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with April Anderson — 3 spots left!

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The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with April Anderson
Learn the fun and fascinating art of glass fusing. Participants  design and create several pieces of art and/or jewelry from a variety of colors, shapes and sizes of fusible glass.  The instructor will show you how to cut and break glass safely and provide insight into glass types, compatibility, technique, firing temperatures and the different styles […]

Beginner/Intermediate Watercolor with Lena Shiffman

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Beginner/Intermediate Watercolor with Lena Shiffman
This is a fun and relaxed class designed for students of all levels.  There’s no need to be afraid if you are a beginner. All students can work at their own pace and receive individual instruction.  Learn basic through advanced techniques using washes, controlled edges, glazing, expressive brush strokes and corrections  to take your talents to a whole new level. […]

Beginner Level Drawing with Whitney Wetherill

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Beginner Level Drawing with Whitney Wetherill
Think you can’t draw but want to learn? This class is for you!  Warm up drawing exercises and weekly lessons will cover basic drawing skills and the elements of art (form, line, color, space and texture). You’ll work at own pace to build your confidence and your individual style. Materials are provided.

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