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SUMMER COURSES AND WORKSHOPS 2018

 

SUMMER YOUTH CLASSES/WORKSHOPS

 

WEEK I (June 25 -28)

ART EXPLORATIONS
Nina Nemeth
Ages 8 & Up

Explore and experiment with a variety of mediums and techniques through engaging projects and hands-on activities.Wether you are a past participant or a new student, you are invited to learn different approaches to pastel, watercolor, drawing, and collage, while creating new masterpieces. ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Portfolio advice available.

Materials fee $5.00 payable to the teacher.

Class # MY1A1
SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
June 25 – 28 (4 days)

9:30am -11:30am $120/110 members

 

3D ORIGAMI
Itoko Kobayashi
Ages 9 & Up

Explore 3-D origami – a new and exciting way to create with paper. Learn to combine colors and shapes to create beautiful objects. Materials fee $5.00 payable to the teacher

Class # MY1B1
SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
June 25 – 28 (4 days)

12:00 - 2:00 pm $120/110 members

 

WEEK II (July 2 - 6)

no classes holiday week

 

WEEK III (July 9 - 12)

ART EXPLORATIONS
Nina Nemeth
Ages 8 and up

Explore and experiment with a variety of mediums and techniques through engaging projects and hands-on activities.Wether you are a past participant or a new student, you are invited to learn different approaches to pastel, watercolor, drawing, and collage, while creating new masterpieces. ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Portfolio advice available.

Materials fee $5.00 payable to the teacher.

Class # MY3A1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
July 9 – 12 (4 days)

9:30am-11:30am $120/ $100 members

 

DRAWING
Nina Nemeth
Age 8 and up

We will learn about the basic elements of drawing including line, form, color, space, texture and value. Looking at great works of art will give us a better understanding of how these elements We will learn about the basic elements of drawing including line, form, color, space, texture and are used as tools in creating wonderful works of art. Bring a sketchbook, 2B or 4B pencil and kneaded eraser Materials fee $5.00 payable to the teacher.

Class # MY3B9

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday – Thursday
July 9 - 12 (4 days)

11:30am -1:00pm $110/ $100 members

 

WEEK IV (July 16 - 19)

Origami for Beginners
Itoko Kobayashi
Ages 5 to 9

Explore 3-D origami – a new and exciting way to create with paper. Learn to combine colors, shapes and form. Materials fee $5.00 payable to the teacher

Class # MY4A0

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday -Thursday
July 16-19 (4 days)

9:30am -10:30am $105/ $95 members

 

3D ORIGAMI
Itoko Kobayashi
Ages 9 & Up

Explore 3-D origami – a new and exciting way to create with paper. Learn to combine colors and shapes. Materials fee $5.00 payable to the teacher Explore another level and style of origami. You will learn how to create flowers, animals, etc

Class # MY4B1
SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
July 16-19 (4 days)

11:00am- 1:00pm $120/110 members

 

Botanical and Mixed Media Collage
Beth Murphy
Ages 9 and up

Come explore the century old art of pressing and working with pressed botanicals. Learn how to properly press flowers, leaves, grasses and more. Using pre-pressed materials supplied by the instructor and employing basic elements and principles of design, you will create your own unique, aesthetically successful collage. Material fee $10 payable to instructor.

Class # MY4C1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday -Thursday
July 16-19 (4 days)

2:00pm- 4:00 pm $120 /110 members

 

WEEK V (July 23 - 26)

Collage Workshop
Nina Nemeth
Ages 7 - 14

Come and explore techniques used to create your own decorative papers. This class will walk you through a variety of tools; acrylic mediums, paints, stamp pads, and a variety of other items that can used as inspiration to create collage papers. Material fee $10 payable to instructor.

Class # MY5A1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
July 23--26 (4 days)

9:00am – 11:00am $120 / 110 members

 

Explore Color
Nina Nemeth
Ages 8 and up

A fun class aimed at exploring the basics of color theory. Mix beautiful colors and create an innovative color wheel of your own. Using the color wheel, students will explore compositions using primary, secondary, and tertiary colors while learning about basic color mixing in different mediums.

Material fee $5.00

Class # MY5B1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
July 23-26 (4 days)

11:30am-1:30pm $120 / $110 members

 

Fun with Pastel
Francesca Pelaggi
Ages 8 and up

Kids will explore the exciting versatile world of pastels. They will first experiment with pastels in the studio becoming familiar with the medium by sketching and layering colors creating shapes and learning about light and shadow. Following they will work from life on a fun still life made up of kid friendly subject matter. On the following days, they will continue to explore the medium using various photos of landscapes, animals or anything that sparks their imagination.

Class # MY5C1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
July 23-26 (4 days)

1:45pm – 3:45pm $120 / $110 members

WEEK VI (July 30 – Aug 2)

Masterpieces in Acrylic Paint
Francesca Pelaggi
Ages 8 and up

Each day kids will follow along as they learn step by step techniques for creating their own masterpiece of the featured artist of the day. Covered artists include Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, and Winslow Homer. Movements include modernism and Pop Art. Kids will be painting on stretched canvas with vivid colors they will be proud to display. Materials fee $15 To the teacher

Class # MY6A1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
July 30-August 2 (4 days)

1:00 pm - 2:30bpm $110 /100 members

 

OODLES OF CRAFTS
Francesca Pelaggi
Ages 6 to 10

Kids will get a chance to create a variety of artful crafts to keep or give as gifts. They will build skills using their hands and various tools along with their imaginations in making unique items. . Materials fee $20 to the teacher

Class # MY6B9

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
July 30-August 2 (4 days)

3:00pm -4:30pm $110 /100 members

 

WEEK VII (Aug 6 - 9)

My Summer Sketchbook
Vicki Starger
Ages 6 – 10

Draw, Draw, draw,!! Pencils! Markers! Colored Pencils! Craypas! Draw seashells, boats, lighthouses, birds and more! Different projects each week. Bring a sketchbook any size.

Class # MY7A0

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
August 6 – 9 (4 days)

10:30 am-11:30 am $105/ $95 members

 

PASTEL PAINTING
Vicki Starger
Ages 10 - 17

Learn how to paint with vibrant colors of soft pastel. Draw, hatch, blend, layer, feather & scumble for start to finish rendering of still life objects, land and seascape, portrait and wild life paintings. Summer’s images are our inspiration as we explore and experiment with the various techniques of soft pastels.

Class # MY7B1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
August 6 – 9 (4 days)

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm $120 / 110 members

 

WEEK VIII (August 13 - 16)

Clay Creations
Francesca Pelaggi
Ages 8 and Up

Children will work with both polymer clay, which comes in an array of colors and air dried clay which will be painted with acrylic paints. Students will learn hand molding techniques and to work with various tools to sculpt animals, fantasy figures, space ships, flowers, beads for jewelry or just about anything that their imaginations can create. Materials fee $20 to the instructor.

Class # MY8A9

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
August 13-16 (4 days)

9:00am- 10:30am $ 110/ 100 members

 

FUN WITH PASTELS
Francesca Pelaggi
Ages 8 and up

Kids will explore the exciting versatile world of pastels. They will first experiment with pastels in the studio becoming familiar with the medium by sketching and layering colors creating shapes and learning about light and shadow. Following they will work from life from on a fun still life made up of kid friendly subject matter. On the following days, they will continue to explore the medium using various photos of landscapes, animals or anything that speaks to their imagination. Materials fee $10 to the instructor

Class # MY8B9

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
August 21 - 24 (4 days)

11:00am – 12:30pm $110/ 100 members

 

WEEK IX (August 20 -23)

Ooddles of Crafts
Francesca Pelaggi
Ages 6 to 10

Kids will get a chance to create a variety of artful crafts to keep or give as gifts. They will build skills using their hands and various tools along with their imaginations in making unique items. . Materials fee $20 to the teacher

Class # MY6A9

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
August 20 -23 (4 days)

10:00 am - 11:30 am $110 /100 members

 

Masterpieces in Acrylic Paint
Francesca Pelaggi
Ages 8 and up

Each day kids will follow along as they learn step by step techniques for creating their own masterpiece of the featured artist of the day. Covered artists include Vincent Vazn Gogh, Claude Monet, and Winslow Homer. Movements include modernism and Pop Art. Kids will be painting on stretched canvas with vivid colors they will be proud to display. Supply fee #15

Class # MY9A0

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Monday - Thursday
August 20 - 23 (4 days)

12:00 - 1:30 pm $105/95 members

 

 

SUMMER ADULT
WEEKLY CLASSES/WORKSHOP 2018

 

PAINTING: WATERCOLORS, OILS, ACRYLICS & PASTEL
Anju Saran
Adults & Teens

Learn the Basics of painting with Watercolors, Oil, Acrylics or Pastels. Beginner as well as experienced painters are welcome. We will work from still life, or painting from a photo reference. You are open to choose to do landscape, seascape, floral, still life, figurative and/or portraits. Many techniques are explored. Composition is discussed as well as lighting and values. Learn how to mix colors and how to apply them using several techniques including working with a palette knife.

To request the supply please call (973) 723-1130 or email at anjusaranarts@gmail.com. Website: www.AnjuSaranArts.com

Class # M131

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer Mondays, July 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27 (8 classes) Monday 7:00 - 10:00 pm $245 / 225 members

 

3-D ORIGAMI
Itoko Kobayashi

Explore another level or style of Origami (3D). you will learn how the simple paper can create flowers, animals and other things. You will learn how you can combine the colors to create your own and also mathematical rules. Materials fee $10 payable to the instructor.

Class # M247

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Tuesdays, July 10, 17, 24, 31 (4 days)

Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:30 pm $110/100 members

 

NTRODUCTION TO PRESSED BOTANICALS
Beth Murphy

Come explore the century old art of pressing and working with pressed botanicals. Learn how to properly press flowers, leaves, grasses and more. Using pre-pressed materials supplied by the instructor and employing basic elements and principles of design, you will create your own unique, aesthetically successful collage. Material fee $10 payable to instructor.

Class # M242

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Wednesday
July 11

1:30 - 4:30 pm $65 / $60 members

 

Mixed Media Meet-Up

Come and spend time creating along side other artists; use this time to explore, share ideas and be inspired. This class will expose you to a variety of tools; acrylic mediums, paints, decorative papers, alternative drawing tools, , and a variety of other items that can used as inspiration to create art. Feel free to bring works in progress.

Class # M234

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Tuesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24 (4 days)

5:00 - 8:00 pm $125 / $115 members

 

SCULPTURE
Michael Shacham
Adults & Teens

Study advanced human anatomy and the language of fine sculpture, working from the model and combining both the technical and spiritual to create sculpture. Call 201-506-0363 for tools and materials or go online To michael80@optonline.net and click on “Tools & Materials”

Class # M353

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer Wednesdays, Year Round 6:00pm – 9:00pm $155/140 members for 4 weeks

 

LIFE DRAWING
Michael Shacham
Adults & Teens

Work from nude model in any medium. Open monitored studio, no instruction $12 model fee. Members only. Must be 18 or older. Offered year round. Contact John Power for specific dates powerart11@gmail.com.

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer Thursdays, Year Round 7:30 to 10:00 pm $12 model fee

 

INTRODUCTION TO STONE CARVING
Michael Shacham
Adults & Teens

This course is intended as an introduction to time-honored hand-carving techniques for sculpting stone. We will be working outside weather permitting. It is intended as an ongoing class. We will work through summer and fall until it is too cold to work outside. We will skip bad weather days and add the missed days at the end of classes. You may bring your own material. If you do not have stone, contact the instructor. Contact instructor for more information. E-mail michael80@optonline.net 201-506-0363

Class # M6ST

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Saturdays, Ongoing

10:00 am - 1:00 pm $155/140 members for 4 weeks

 

MEMBERS’ Open Studio

An opportunity for members to work on personal art projects while enjoying the company of other artists. Bring your project, your supplies, your lunch and your creativity. No charge

Class # M3C7

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer

Fidays through the summer

10:00 am - 1:00 pm NO CHARGE

 

SATURDAY WORKSHOPS 2018

Pastel Workshop
Francesca Pelaggi

Student will be able to choose from a set up still life arrangement in the studio or choose their own photograph of a landscape or animal. Please bring several photos if working from a photo. (No portraits please) Fundamental elements of composition, abstract form, light and shadow, value accuracy, etc. will be covered. Students will learn how to approach pastel painting from beginning to end, from sketch blocking in o color to a layering process for color mixing and blending.l. Materials List on request

Class # MPW1

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer Saturday, July 14 10:00 am - 3:00 pm $130 /$120 members **minimum 4 students

Acrylic Painting Workshop
Francesca Pelaggi

Student will be able to choose from a set up still lifr arrangement in the studio or choose their own photograph of a landscape or animal. Please bring several photos if working from a photo. (No portraits please) Fundamental elements of composition, abstract form, light and shadow blocking in color, value accuracy, etc. will be covered. Learn to work wet in wet as well as glazing techniques l. Materials List on request.

Class # MPW2

SEASON DATES MEETS FEE
Summer Saturday, August 14 10:00 am – 3:00 pm $130/$120 members **minimum 4 students

Discounted Price for both Pelaggi workshops $225 / $215 members