Saturday

Chelsea Gallery Tours with Merrily Kerr

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Chelsea Gallery Tours with Merrily Kerr
Hundreds of contemporary art galleries in New York open exciting new shows every month.  With so much to see, how do you know where to go? Let Merrily Kerr, art critic, college instructor and professional art tour guide put together an itinerary that will take you to the most talked-about art exhibitions of the moment.

On a two-hour tour, you will […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with Rion Hoffmann

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The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with Rion Hoffmann
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 […]

Luminous Watercolor Pouring Techniques with Lena Shiffman

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Luminous Watercolor Pouring Techniques with Lena Shiffman
Learn the technique of pouring transparent watercolors directly onto paper to create luminous color, creating a glow that is hard to duplicate with a brush. The instructor will show you step-by-step how enjoyable it is to pour watercolor, by demonstration and with hands-on lessons. Students will pour the back-grounds, the light and medium values, and paint the darks. All […]