Events

Upcoming Guild events

2022 PUBLIC HOURS:
Monday & Wednesday 10:00 - 3:00 PM
Tuesday 12:00 - 5:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 - 4:00 PM
Friday 10:00 - 3:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday 1:00 - 4:00 PM (Office closed)

 

Art Chat-May 2022

Date: May 27th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS EVENT IS MONTHLY ON THE 4TH FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Open to Artists of all mediums. Let’s get together to share and talk about our art!  Get connected to your local art community!  Get feedback from your fellow artists and make new art friends!  Let’s talk about what inspires us, the trials and tribulations of being creatives, and other topics related to art making, art business, and art marketing too!
Bring your work - a completed piece or a work in progress. Live in person with option to join the group remotely)

Dates are: 1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/17, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25 (dates subject to change)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

 

Monthly Art Book/Media Club-June 2022

Date: June 10th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS FREE EVENT IS ON THE 2ND FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH; 5:00-6:15 PM

Let's get together and share our favorite art books, media, and other resources related to art making, art history, artists, art marketing, etc. This first meeting we will draft a list of books that we would like to discuss for the rest of the year. (Live in person with option to join the group)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

Mark your Calendars for these 2022 Monthly dates:

7/8, 8/12, 9/9, 10/14, 11/11 (dates subject to change)

 

Art Chat-June 2022

Date: June 17th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS EVENT IS MONTHLY 

Open to Artists of all mediums. Let’s get together to share and talk about our art!  Get connected to your local art community!  Get feedback from your fellow artists and make new art friends!  Let’s talk about what inspires us, the trials and tribulations of being creatives, and other topics related to art making, art business, and art marketing too!
Bring your work - a completed piece or a work in progress. Live in person with option to join the group remotely)

Dates are: 1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/17, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25 (dates subject to change)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

 

OCAG 2022 Concert Series Presents Bill Doerge & Family

Date: June 24th, 2022

Time: 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM

Galleries open for viewing at 6:30 PM.
Light refreshments around 8 PM. Enjoy a snack and a glass of wine or cup of coffee.

Entry tickets will be available through Eventbrite beginning 3 weeks before each concert.
Tickets will also be available at the door, BUT Eventbrite ticket holders take seating proority.
Seating limited to 30 people.

Bill Doerge is a song interpreter, plays Upright and Electric Bass, Guitar, Keyboards and Accordion. He performs with acclaimed songwriter, Bob Wright from Staten Island in his group “Bob Wright and Harbortown”. Bill and Bob released their CD, “Hamburger Sandwich” which placed in the National Top 100 Folk DJ list in August 2014. Bill also plays bass in the Bad Dogz bluegrass band and freelances. Bill and Bob Wright performed showcases at the Folk Alliance International Conference in Kansas City, Mo. in 2015 and 2017. They also appeared at New England Regional Folk Alliance Conference in 2014.”

He is a member of Folk Alliance International, International Society of Bassists, and Musicians on a Mission.

Monthly Art Book/Media Club-July 2022

Date: July 8th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS FREE EVENT IS ON THE 2ND FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH; 5:00-6:15 PM

Let's get together and share our favorite art books, media, and other resources related to art making, art history, artists, art marketing, etc. This first meeting we will draft a list of books that we would like to discuss for the rest of the year. (Live in person with option to join the group)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

Mark your Calendars for these 2022 Monthly dates:

8/12, 9/9, 10/14, 11/11 (dates subject to change)

 

Art Chat-July 2022

Date: July 22nd, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS EVENT IS MONTHLY ON THE 4TH FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Open to Artists of all mediums. Let’s get together to share and talk about our art!  Get connected to your local art community!  Get feedback from your fellow artists and make new art friends!  Let’s talk about what inspires us, the trials and tribulations of being creatives, and other topics related to art making, art business, and art marketing too!
Bring your work - a completed piece or a work in progress. Live in person with option to join the group remotely)

Dates are: 1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/17, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25 (dates subject to change)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

 

Monthly Art Book/Media Club-August 2022

Date: August 12th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS FREE EVENT IS ON THE 2ND FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH; 5:00-6:15 PM

Let's get together and share our favorite art books, media, and other resources related to art making, art history, artists, art marketing, etc. This first meeting we will draft a list of books that we would like to discuss for the rest of the year. (Live in person with option to join the group)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

Mark your Calendars for these 2022 Monthly dates:

9/9, 10/14, 11/11 (dates subject to change)

 

 

Art Chat-August 2022

Date: August 26th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS EVENT IS MONTHLY ON THE 4TH FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Open to Artists of all mediums. Let’s get together to share and talk about our art!  Get connected to your local art community!  Get feedback from your fellow artists and make new art friends!  Let’s talk about what inspires us, the trials and tribulations of being creatives, and other topics related to art making, art business, and art marketing too!
Bring your work - a completed piece or a work in progress. Live in person with option to join the group remotely)

Dates are: 1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/17, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25 (dates subject to change)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

 

Monthly Art Book/Media Club-September 2022

Date: September 9th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS FREE EVENT IS ON THE 2ND FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH; 5:00-6:15 PM

Let's get together and share our favorite art books, media, and other resources related to art making, art history, artists, art marketing, etc. This first meeting we will draft a list of books that we would like to discuss for the rest of the year. (Live in person with option to join the group)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

Mark your Calendars for these 2022 Monthly dates:

10/14, 11/11 (dates subject to change)

 

Sailfest 2022

Date: September 10th, 2022

Time: 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Sailfest 2021 winning Artwork by Carol Ann Oporto

Come to Island Heights on September 10, 2022 for Sailfest 2022

Visit us at the Guild and at our booths down by the river!! Check back for event schedule.

We are located at 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights; Stop at our booths at the end of Chestnut Avenue.

We need volunteers!! CLICK HERE

See you there!!

 

Art Chat-September 2022

Date: September 23rd, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS EVENT IS MONTHLY ON THE 4TH FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Open to Artists of all mediums. Let’s get together to share and talk about our art!  Get connected to your local art community!  Get feedback from your fellow artists and make new art friends!  Let’s talk about what inspires us, the trials and tribulations of being creatives, and other topics related to art making, art business, and art marketing too!
Bring your work - a completed piece or a work in progress. Live in person with option to join the group remotely)

Dates are: 1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/17, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25 (dates subject to change)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

 

Artisans' Market 2022

Date: September 24th, 2022

Time: 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Artisans' Market 2022 at Ocean County Artists Guild
22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights, NJ 08732
info@ocartistsguild.org

50/50 Raffle tickets ($10 each) are available now till 3 PM on Sept 24th, when we draw the winner!
Call (732-270-3111) or stop by the Guild to get your ticket(s). ONLY 500 tickets available... Get yours today!!

1st Place – 25% OF SALES ($1,500 if all tickets are sold)
2nd Place – 15% OF SALES ($750 if all tickets are sold)
3rd Place – 10% OF SALES ($500 if all tickets are sold) 

SAVE THE DATE: SATURDAY September 24, 2022
Event 10:00-4:00 PM; **Rain or Shine Event**

Music provided by Custom Blend Band

Fine art ~ sculpture ~ Crafts ~ ceramics
Jewelry ~ photography

A variety of Artisans will be at the Guild selling their creations on the grounds, inside the building and on Chestnut Avenue. 
Come inside to see our latest gallery exhibit.
Prospectus available here

Monthly Art Book/Media Club-October 2022

Date: October 14th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS FREE EVENT IS ON THE 2ND FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH; 5:00-6:15 PM

Let's get together and share our favorite art books, media, and other resources related to art making, art history, artists, art marketing, etc. This first meeting we will draft a list of books that we would like to discuss for the rest of the year. (Live in person with option to join the group)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

Mark your Calendars for these 2022 Monthly dates:

11/11 (dates subject to change)

 

Art Chat-October 2022

Date: October 28th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS EVENT IS MONTHLY ON THE 4TH FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Open to Artists of all mediums. Let’s get together to share and talk about our art!  Get connected to your local art community!  Get feedback from your fellow artists and make new art friends!  Let’s talk about what inspires us, the trials and tribulations of being creatives, and other topics related to art making, art business, and art marketing too!
Bring your work - a completed piece or a work in progress. Live in person with option to join the group remotely)

Dates are: 1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/17, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25 (dates subject to change)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

 

Monthly Art Book/Media Club-November 2022

Date: November 11th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS FREE EVENT IS ON THE 2ND FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH; 5:00-6:15 PM

Let's get together and share our favorite art books, media, and other resources related to art making, art history, artists, art marketing, etc. This first meeting we will draft a list of books that we would like to discuss for the rest of the year. (Live in person with option to join the group)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions

Mark your Calendars for these 2022 Monthly dates:

 

 

Art Chat-November 2022

Date: November 25th, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM

THIS EVENT IS MONTHLY ON THE 4TH FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Open to Artists of all mediums. Let’s get together to share and talk about our art!  Get connected to your local art community!  Get feedback from your fellow artists and make new art friends!  Let’s talk about what inspires us, the trials and tribulations of being creatives, and other topics related to art making, art business, and art marketing too!
Bring your work - a completed piece or a work in progress. Live in person with option to join the group remotely)

Dates are: 1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/17, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25 (dates subject to change)

Contact the moderator, Kim Cesaretti if you are interested in attending or have questions