Classes & Workshops for Adults

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 […]

Animal Portraiture with Andrea Gianchiglia (NEW)

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Animal Portraiture with Andrea Gianchiglia

Capture the beauty of wildlife or the personality of your pet!  Students will learn how to draw and create life-like animal portraits focusing on proportions, color theory, and textures such as fur and feathers.  Demonstrations in different mediums will be given by the instructor.  Students work from photos, in the medium of their choice, as they receive individual guidance from […]

3-Day Handbuilding Ceramics Workshop at the Takaezu Studio

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3-Day Handbuilding Ceramics Workshop at the Takaezu Studio
Get inspired while working in the studio of one of the 20th century’s great ceramic artists!

This workshop, held at the former studio of celebrated artist Toshiko Takaezu, is an exploration of clay as a medium for sculpture.  The workshop is led by several artists who studied and worked with Toshiko, including Karin Abromatis, Don Fletcher, Curtis Fontaine […]

Intro to Watercolor: Methods and Materials with Wendy Hallstrom (NEW)

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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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Hunterdon Poets Workshop with Vasiliki Katsarou

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Hunterdon Poets Workshop with Vasiliki Katsarou

Join other poets to workshop your writing in a thoughtful and considerate environment.  Held on the second Sunday of each month, Dodge poet Vasiliki Katsarou offers insightful critique and prompts to help participants stay productive and maintain their practice.  All skill levels are welcome.

Please Note: Early Registration Rewards do not apply for this class.

 

 

 

 

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.

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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 special needs and 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 […]

The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with April Anderson

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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 […]