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Monday

Watercolor
9:30 AM - noon
Starts Apr. 3
6 weeks
Studio
PAULINE MICKLE (732-892-5606) Traditional watercolor. Create beautiful paintings using a limited palette to paint flowers, landscapes, ocean, trees, vegetables and still life.
Oil/Acrylic
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Starts Apr. 3
6 weeks
Studio
MARY JO AUSTIN (732-830-3301) Working from your photos, learn to paint the sea, bay, water, reflections, sand, sky and the elements that speak of the Jersey Shore. Beginners to advanced are welcomed. Details coming soon.
Basic Oil Painting
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Starts Apr. 3
8 weeks
Studio
JOSEPH ROGINE (732-349-6859) Learn proper use of tools, materials, drawing transfer, imprimatura, value analysis and modeling form. Studies are created from a simple still life and casts using a monochromatic palette. EXPERIENCE REQUIRED. Call for materials list. (On-going)DRAWING
Painting
(all media)
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Starts Apr. 3
6 weeks
Upstairs
VICTOR LIDO (732-691-0700) Group lessons for beginners and those who wish to refresh paintings skills in acrylic, w/c and oils. Six lessons with demo and exercises in a friendly atmosphere.

Tuesday

Explore Collage/Mixed Media
10:00 AM - Noon
Starts Apr. 4
6 weeks
Studio
TAMARA WORONCZUK (732-998-8286) This class will encourage exploration and help you build a visual vocabulary. Students will experiment with a variety of media, techniques and materials to create one of a kind pieces. We will look at historical pieces and relate them to our own creations. Beginners to advanced are welcome. Contact Tamara for a materials list at: tworonczuk@yahoo.com

Wednesday

Watercolor Plus
9:30 - Noon
Starts Apr. 5
6 weeks STUDIO
LEONA LAVONE (732-914-9941) A fun way to paint watercolors. Brilliant colors and very forgiving. Paint a color….change your mind….remove the color and repaint! Easy-peasy! Don’t forget about fabulous texture. Bring regular watercolor supplies and good watercolor paper, gesso and reference photos.
Zentangle™
1 - 3 PM
Starts Apr. 5
4 weeks
STUDIO
Kath Gregitis CZT (732-244-6296) Create miniature works of abstract artwork using the Zentangle™ Method. No prior art training required. Materials available from instructor $10.00 per kit. More details coming soon.

Do Your Own Thing With Instruction

3:30 – 5:30PM
Starts
  Apr. 5
8 weeks
Studio
CAROL COLVIN (732-270-9482) This class is for any level artist who wants to benefit
from an instructor’s feedback with discussions about composition, values, medium,
perspective and color. Bring your own art supplies and an idea, but you may want to explore different media. Some photo references will be available, but a still life can create specific challenges. Exploration and growth are key.

Thursday

Drawing
7 - 9 PM
Starts Apr. 6
8 weeks
STUDIO
JOSEPH ROGINE (732-349-6859) Learn to draw with an artist’s eye. Emphasis will be on composition, lights and darks, elementary perspective, assessing proportion, modeling form, and proper use of materials. (On-going)
SPECIAL NOTE: “POSTCARDS AT THE BEACH” – The Guild is in the process of contacting the Recreation Departments of several beach communities along the Barrier Island. We are proposing a series of classes to be conducted on the beach from 10:00 to Noon. Each participating beach will host classes, weekly, on the same day. Participants will bring beach chairs, umbrellas, water and sunscreen and will be provided with postcard materials needed. Details will follow. Vic Lido

Friday

Pastel
1 - 4 PM
$90/$110
Starts Apr. 7
4 weeks
STUDIO
Linda Coulter (609-618-2244) Made from pure pigment, pastels can create stunning landscapes, still-life and portraits with colors so rich they literally pop off the page. NOTE SPECIAL PRICING FOR 3-HOUR CLASS

Teens and Children

Tuesday

Children's Art
Ages 5 - 12
Start Apr. 4


4 - 5:30 PM
$144/$160

8 weeks
Ongoing
UPSTAIRS

Alison Amelchenko (732-892-3797) Children will learn basic drawing techniques, color mixing, composition and perspective with acrylics to create fun paintings and drawings.
Wednesday

Children's Art
Ages 5-12
Start Apr. 5

4 - 5:30 PM
$144/$160

8 weeks
Ongoing
UPSTAIRS

Alison Amelchenko (732-892-3797) Children will learn basic drawing techniques, color mixing, composition and perspective with acrylics to create fun paintings and drawings.

Teens
Age 13+
Start Apr. 5

6:30 - 8:00 PM
$120/$144

8 weeks
Ongoing
UPSTAIRS
Carol Colvin (732-270-9482)
Instruction is geared to enhancing a student’s use of preferred materials with an emphasis on composition, values, and color harmony.

Members Only Studio Groups

TUESDAY
PRINT GROUP
TUESDAY
FIGURE DRAWING
THURSDAY
DO YOUR OWN THING
SATURDAY
FIGURE DRAWING
SUNDAY
PORTRAIT GROUP

12:30 - 4:00 pm

ONGOING
STUDIO

$7 SESSION FEE

 Materials provided at cost + guild fee $7

Reduction printing in all forms, using water-based inks and hand printing.

7 - 9 pm

ONGOING
UPSTAIRS

$10 SESSION FEE

Undraped figure
drawing with live
model in short
poses

10am - 4pm

ONGOING
STUDIO

$3 SESSION FEE

A fun time to work with others in a creative atmosphere.
Bring your own equipment. Join us for lunch!

10 am - Noon

ONGOING
STUDIO

$10 SESSION FEE

Undraped figure drawing with live model and short poses (1 to 15 minutes)

2:00 - 4:00 pm

ONGOING
STUDIO

$7 SESSION FEE

Portraits from live
models in long
poses in all mediums
*after day light
savings starts the
time changes to:
2:00 – 4:00 PM

 
     

Richard Kushinsky

Gerald Batkay

Elsa Hermann

Gerald Batkay

Marie DeVenezia

 
     

 

All Classes Have Limited Enrollment
You may register by mail or in person at the office.
Mail to: OCAG, PO Box 1156, Island Heights, NJ 08732
Please include your phone number and instructor’s name on check memo line.

Make SEPARATE CHECKS IF TAKING MORE THAN ONE CLASS OR
INCLUDING $45 MEMBERSHIP DUES

Make Checks Payable to: OCAG
No refunds after class starts.

Class Registration Form

 

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