The Art School at Old Church is a vibrant community of artists and art enthusiasts who support and encourage each other in their creative endeavors. There are many ways to participate at the school: join us for a class or workshop, attend one of our gallery exhibitions, or volunteer! There are also lots of ways to keep connected and stay informed about Art School happenings: check our website calendar, follow us on Twitter, or like us on Facebook. You can also join our email list to receive reminders about registration, events and volunteer opportunities.
We're On Twitter!
FUN FRIDAY LINK ARCHIVE
Follow us on Twitter for fun and interesting art-related links on (occasional) Fridays!
Jul 01: VIDEO! How to Make a PB&J by Duane Keiser
Jul 08: Dear Photograph by Taylor Jones
Jul 15: The Scribble Project by Lisa Currie
Jul 22: The Parking Ticket Emotional Reclamation Project
Jul 29: Every Person in New York by Jason Polan
Nov 18: LEGO army street painting by Planet Streetpainting
Jan 06: VIDEO! Hero by Miguel Endara
Jan 13: GIGANTO knitted blanket by Laura Birek
Jan 20: They Draw & Cook: illustrated recipes
Jan 27: Sandwich art by Brittany Powell
Feb 03: Kristin & Kayla: A photo journal of 2 sisters by Jason Lee [Jason's Flickr photostream]
Feb 17: Feather art by Kate MccGwire
Mar 16: Doodlers Anonymous: a permanent home for spontaneous art
Oct 12: Fictitious Dishes by Dinah Fried
Oct 19: Return to the Sea: Saltworks by Motoi Yamamoto [Motoi's website & blog]
Oct 26: VIDEOS! Time lapse sketchbooks by Bryce Wymer
Feb 15: VIDEO! Fire Clay Flour: a short film by Michael Piazza for Edible Boston, with potter Judith Motzkin
Feb 22: Paper Cuts by Olly Moss [Olly's website]
Oct 11: How well do you see color? Try The X-Rite Pantone Color Challenge
GET DISCOUNTS WITH YOUR ART SCHOOL MEMBERSHIP CARD!
• Blick Art Materials
65 Route 4 West #4, Paramus NJ 07652; tel 201-843-7702
• Pearl Paint
180 Route 17 North, Paramus NJ 07652; tel 201-447-0300
• Jerry’s Artist Outlet
495 Prospect Avenue (Essex Green Mall), West Orange NJ 07052; tel 973-669-0995
• DaVinci Artist Supply
132 West 21st Street, New York NY 10011; tel 212-871-0220
• Ceramic Supply
7 Route 46 West, Lodi NJ 07644; tel 973-340-3005
Discount provider list is subject to change. Some museums may also give you a discount when you present your card at admission. Members can pick up a membership card at the school or call to have it mailed.
Ceramic Studio Time
Studio time is open to students enrolled for the semester in adult ceramics classes. Sign in at the desk before you go downstairs to work in the studio, and then sign out and pay at the desk before you leave ($2.50/hour). Bulk studio time cards are available - please ask at the desk for more information or to purchase a bulk studio time card ($60/30 hours - a savings of .50 per hour). Studio time cards have no expiration date and are transferable to other students.
FALL FINAL CONE 10 FIRING:
UNLOAD - Tuesday, Nov 26 at 12:00 PM
WINTER STUDIO TIMES:
Wednesdays - 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM, begins Jan 8
Fridays - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM, begins Jan 10
Saturdays - 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM, begins Jan 11