Professional Calendar

Reminders for ALL current and upcoming children's classes, workshops, outdoor shows/ fairs, and exhibitions

THIRD OPEN HOUSE FOR ART CAMP 2017 TOMORROW

| 23 June, 2017 15:05

ATTEND THE LAST OPEN HOUSE OF THE SEASON BEFORE ART CAMP BEGINS IN JULY

 

When?  SATURDAY, JUNE 14  2-4 PM

Where? THE WATCHUNG ARTS CENTER
              Rt.78 Exit 40 - Right on the Watchung Circle

 

New! Register online for this event and for ART CAMP

by visiting the center's website at www.watchungarts.org

 

Meet the director and instructor, learn about the program and see an array of projects on display, tour the building,

watch a brief presentation and get answers to all your questions.

 

Hope to see you there!

 

 

 

            

 

SUMMER ART CAMP 2017 - REGISTER NOW!

| 17 June, 2017 18:11

 

THE DEADLINE FOR THE EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT IS FAST APPROACHING.

SIGN UP BEFORE JUNE 20  AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIIS SPECIAL PRICE.

SPOTS ARE STILL AVAILABLE IN ALL CYCLES BUT THEY ARE FILLING UP QUICKLY!

 

 

 

 

NEW SOLO SHOW AT THE WATCHUNG ARTS CENTER

| 03 June, 2017 19:07

INK BLEEDS THEN AND NOW: A TEN-YEAR RETROSPECTIVE

 

The new and the old meet in a progression of lineshape and color.

 

OPENING RECEPTION: SUNDAY, JUNE 4  1 - 4 PM

 

Stop to say hello and see ink bleeds created through time.

 

On display until June 30.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUMMER ART CAMP 2017

| 19 May, 2017 18:09

YOU ARE INVITED TO A NEW

OPEN HOUSE

SUNDAY, MAY 21 1-3PM

MEET THE INSTRUCTOR

SEE THE PROJECTS ON DISPLAY

ENJOY A BRIEF PRESENTATION ON THE PROGRAM

WALK TO THE LAKE AND SEE WHERE THE CHILDREN

DRAW, PAINT AND HAVE A PICNIC LUNCH

GET ANSWERS TO ALL YOUR QUESTIONS

REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED 

REGISTER FOR ONE, TWO OR ALL THREE CYCLES

Hope to see you there!

 

SUMMER ART CAMP 2017

| 01 April, 2017 21:15

SUMMER ART CAMP

OPEN HOUSE
Sunday, April 2,  2 - 4 pm

Join us at the Watchung Arts Center for the first Open House

Get an early start plannig for the summer!

Meet the instructor

Tour the building

See projects created in the program

Walk to beautiful Best Lake

A presentation will be followed by a Q/A session

Refreshments will be served

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SPRING 2017 UPDATES

| 08 March, 2017 16:30

 

Many exciting things have happened since the last post including the addition of the NEW Teen Workshops at the Watchung Arts Center in Watchung, NJ.

Students have been creating exciting drawings and paintings during the Fall and Winter Sessions.

The Spring cycle will run from April until June.  The program is geared for children ages 13-17.

The workshops for younger students ages 6-12 have had two successful sessions as well as they drew outdoors, painted still lifes and abstracts on canvas boads and explored pastel techniques among other projects.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE SPRING SESSION

Please visit the page for the Children's Program on this site and/or www.watchungarts.org for more information.

ART CAMP 2017: July 10 - July 28

Look for Open Houses in April. May & June

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ART CAMP 2016-ONE WEEK LEFT

| 21 July, 2016 21:13

There is still time to see what Art Camp is all about!

Join us for one more week of creative fun. 

CYCLE  III runs JULY 25-29

NEW! ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW AVAILABLE

Participate and your work will be included in the 2016 Art Camp Exhibition.

For more information, please visit the Camp page on this site.

LOOKING TO LEARN SOMETHING NEW THIS SUMMER?

| 13 July, 2016 18:25

CYCLE I OF THE 2016 ART CAMP has begun with great creative enthusiasm!

REGISTRATION IS ONGOING

Spots are is still available in Cycles II and III

DON'T MISS OUT ON THE FUN!

SUMMER ART CAMP 2016-THERE IS STILL TIME TO SIGN UP

| 10 July, 2016 14:29

 

OPEN REGISTRATION 9:30 AM

Summer Art Camp 2016 CYCLE I is set to begin tomorrow Monday, July 11

 10 AM - 3PM

Under the theme MASTERS OF THE MODERN AGE,  Art Camp offers children ages 6-12  the opportunity to appreciate both ART and Nature in the beautiful Watchung Mountains

 GET INSPIRED 

CREATE

LEARN

MAKE NEW FRIENDS

HAVE FUN

Join us for one, two or all three weeks for

the complete experience!

ART CAMP 2016 OPEN HOUSE

| 06 July, 2016 15:12

Summer Art Camp

OPEN HOUSE

Wednesday, July 6  6-8 pm

JOIN US THIS EVENING AT THE WATCHUNG ARTS CENTER WHERE YOU WILL BE ABLE TO MEET THE INSTRUCTOR, TOUR THE BUILDING

AND WALK TO THE LAKE

CAMP PROJECTS WILL BE ON DISPLAY

THERE WILL BE A BRIEF PRESENTATION FOLLOWED BY Q/A SESSION 

REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED

PLEASE TELL YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY!

 

SUMMER ART CAMP 2016-JOIN THE FUN!

| 12 June, 2016 15:48

 Registration is ongoing for the new session the Summer Art Camp at the Watchung Arts Center in Somerset County, NJ. The program runs from July though July 29. Sign up for one cycle at atime or for all three for a complete experiencce!

This year's central theme is Masters of the Modern Age.

During the three weeks of creative activities, participants ages 6-12 will explore the life and works of many famous artists as they create one project a day based on the various techniques and subject matter.

Workshops in many artforms including drawing, painting, sculpture, pritmakning, ceramics using air-dry clay, collage and papier mache among others are scheduled throughout the day.

For more information, please visit the Art Camp page on this site.

 

 

ART CAMP 2015

| 29 August, 2015 12:42

Art Camp 2015 themed "Colors of the World" had over 30 sign-ups including many children who enjoyed all three weeks of the program.

The season culminated with a wonderful exhibition of the children's work which was on display in the Lower Gallery and the Studio for all to admire.

The Opening Reception held on Wednesday, July 22 was very well attended by family and friends who had many an accolade for the exhibiting young artists!

Exciting news!

A newspaper reporter came to visit during the last week, talked to the participants and took many photos. As a result, the program was featured in an article in the July 30, 2015 edition of the Watchung/Green Brook Echoes-Sentinel. Great job everyone!

SUMMER ART CAMP 2015

| 06 June, 2015 16:42

REGISTER NOW FOR THE 2015 SUMMER ART CAMP AT THE

 

WATCHUNG ARTS CENTER FOR CHILDREN AGES 6-12

 

JULY 6 THRU JULY 24  10 AM-3PM

 

NEW THEME: COLORS OF THE WORLD

                                             -A Multicultural Experience!

 

PLEASE VISIT THE ART CAMP PAGE ON THIS SITE FOR

 

MORE DETAILS OR www.watchungarts.org to dowload a flyer.

 

SPECIAL DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE FOR MORE THAN ONE WEEK SIGN-UPS.

 

SPRING CLASSES

| 18 April, 2014 08:40

The Spring Enrichment Workshops at the Watchung Arts Center is now is session!

Drawing class has returned to Tuesdays and Painting is once again on Thusdays both from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM.

Students are welcome to join at anytime during the eight-week program. One day trial classes are available (Fee Applies)

For more information and the schedule please visit the Children's Art Classes page on this site or www.watchungarts.org to download a flyer.

CHILDREN'S POGRAM

| 11 January, 2014 15:33

The Enrichment Workshops at the Watchung Arts Center ran the Fall 2013 Session successfully completing the 10 weeks of classes despite the harsh, snowy weather!

The NEW Winter Session is now in progress and there is still plenty of time to sign-up since you can join at anytime.

During this cycle, Painting is on Tuesdays and Drawing on Thursdays both 4:30-6:00 PM

Please visit the program's page on this site for the complete schedule or www.watchungarts.org for a flyer and registration form.