childrens afterschool Art Program

Kids Classes 2021

Fall First session

Tuesdays   4 – 5:30    

September 14, 21,28, October 5, 12, 19. Make up October 26 – 6 weeks

 Drawing- using sketching pencils we will explore the various spectrum of drawing pencils and why and how we use them. We will explore tools and materials used with drawing and sketching; the children will be encouraged to experiment using many techniques. We will also be exploring with Charcoal pencil- we will experiment with charcoal drawing and learn about the various tools and techniques. Working in white on black as well as the traditional black on white. 

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non- resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 for all 6 non- resident

Thursdays 4- 5:30pm 6 weeks

September 16, 23, 30, October 7, 14, 21, make up October 28

Watercolor for beginners- Exploring the world of everything watercolor. Creating a color chart and learning to blend color to create beautiful art.  We will learn the basics of watercolor, tools, and materials. This set of 6 to 8 classes would cover many techniques using watercolor with a project with each class supporting the technique learned in the session.

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non-resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 for all 6 non-resident

Fall Second session

Tuesdays   4- 5:30pm

November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7. Makeup December 14

Colored pencils and watercolor pencils– learn how to create and get the most out of the tools and materials for colored pencils. Blending and shading along with how to create a dynamic piece of art using colored pencils.

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non-resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 for all 6 non-resident

Thursday 4- 5:30pm

November 4,11, 18,

Journals – we will create our own journal from a full sheet of paper 19 x 22.  Creating and surfacing pages with various art materials.  learn to create fun impactful pages with water soluble crayons, gesso, colored pencils. Exploring watercolor and various techniques to create beautiful pages to create whatever our whimsy takes us.  This class will help us to create our holiday art/crafts in the second half of this session.

Holiday gift giving– December 2, 9, 16- no class, Thursday, November 25

 Jewelry, holiday star book, tile art, are among a few of the items for gift giving. In these next few classes, we will concentrate on gift giving for the holidays.

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non-resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 – for all 6 non-resident

fall 2021 art classes

Adult classes for Fall first Session   2021

for more information contact Maureen Peters 609-509-5423

Tuesdays 6-8 pm

September 7,14,21,28, October 5,12 (6 weeks)

Modern Calligraphy using a dip pen and ink. You will learn the upper- and lower-case letters, writing quotes and poems.  Learn to create flowers with your pen to accent your calligraphy. We will be using inks, watercolor and gouache and various papers to create beautiful works of art.

6 weeks- non- resident $70.00/ resident $60.00

Thursdays 6-8pm

September 9,16,23,30 October 7,14 (6 weeks)

Watercolor- this is a beginner’s introduction to watercolor to build up our knowledge of the art of watercolor. We will learn about the tools and materials used in watercolor. We will be able to make good decisions.  Each lesson will have a project using the specific technique learned. Wet on wet, wet on dry brushwork and putting it all together. If you have ever wanted to learn about watercolor or want to brush up on your watercolor skills this class is for you.

6 weeks- non- resident $70.00/ resident $60.00

Second session

Tuesday October 26, November 2,9,16,23,30    6-8pm

Bookmaking- a beginners book class, create a beautiful Coptic book, star ornament book- create a book structure ready to hang on your tree, or sit on a desk. Embellish your book with vintage holiday motifs, beads, or personal photos. If you love making books this class is for you. Learn to create these little gems to give as gifts or hang on the tree.

6 weeks- non- resident $70.00/ resident $60.00

Thursday October 28 November 4,11,18, (no class November 24), December 2,9  6-8pm

Jewelry making, we will learn about using paper to make beautiful beads. Alcohol ink on tiles to create stunning necklaces or pins. Water epoxy and tiles to create a one-of-a-kind embedded art tile. metal impression

6 weeks- non- resident $70.00/ resident $60.00

Thursday, December 16- 6-8pm

 Tangles – time to decompress just before the holidays. We will be creating beautiful tangles that we can use for making boxes and ornaments and gift tags for the holidays. one class $15.00

Encaustics with Sandra Koberlein for more information contact Maureen- 609-509-5423

September 23  6-9

 beginning Encaustics

October 21   6-9

 mono printing

November 18   6-9pm

Encaustics layering photo imagery

Fall Adult morning classes

Coffee and creative time-

Bring your favorite beverage and your creativity. This is a social time to bounce creative ideas tools and materials. Meet friends and make some new ones.  We may have a small project or craft during this time.

Afternoon session 12:30 – 2pm $7.00 residents/ non residents $10.00

Senior creativity –creativities geared toward helping seniors keep eye hand motor coordination while creating something fun to keep or share with others.

Thursday mornings 9-11:30 $7.00 residents/ non residents $10.00

Coffee and creative time-

Bring your favorite beverage and your creativity. This is a social time to bounce creative ideas tool and materials. We may have a small project or craft during this time. Adult Programs

Afternoon sessions  12:30 – 2pm $7.00 residents/ non residents $10.00

Coloring with Colored pencils ever wanted to learn how to create dramatic pages in those coloring books? We will have all the supplies and materials to create and learn and try different types of colored pencils to create beautiful pages and maybe find some friends along the way!

All classes held at Deptford Community and Cultural Art Center 1219 Delsea Drive Deptford

2020 Schedule for Calligraphy and lettering arts

Maureen Peters

609-509-5423

 

January 2020

Burlington County Art League

Burlington county library 5 Pioneer Blvd. Westampton, NJ 08060

Tuesday, January 21, 6:00-8:30

https://bcls-nj.libcal.com

 

Open Studio at Deptford Free Public Library

670 Ward Drive

856-848-9149

First and Third Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm

Calligraphy and more… Bring your tools some materials included-

Morning Art

Third Wednesday of each month 10-12:30

www.deptfordpubliclibrary.org

 

Free Public Library of Monroe Township
713 Marsha Avenue
Williamstown, NJ 08094
856-629-1212

www.monroetpl.org

Second and Fourth Thursdays 6:30- 8:45

Open studio lettering and craft bookmaking

 

Once a month drop in Studio

Glassboro branch of the Gloucester County Library

http://www.gcls.org

856-881-0001

www.gcls.org for schedule

Third Monday of the month  at 10am

Bring your tools some materials included

 

Haddonfield Adult School

http://www.haddonfieldadultschool.org/

Classes start Monday

7pm – 9pm

February 3 – March 16, no class 2/17

Modern Calligraphy

Fall and winter sessions

 

Haddon Township Adult School

www.Haddontwpschools.com 

Fall and winter sessions

Wednesday 7:00 to 9:00pm –

Room 106

February 5-March 11- Modern Calligraphy

Tuesday 7-9 room 106

February 11-March 17 – Beginning Watercolor

 

Medford Leas Pathways Program

Schedule thru Pathways check the schedule

www.medfordleas.org

Friday mornings May 6, 13, 20, 27,  10am-11:30

 

Artery Studio Medford

31 South Main Street

Medford NJ

www.arterymedford.com

copperplate /Modern

brush lettering

watercolor for beginners

For other classes check Artery schedule

 

East Coast Calligraphy and More

821 Haddon Avenue

Collingswood, NJ 08108

856-854-0731

http://bookwhen.com/eccsupplyclasses

 

MADE Artisan Marketplace

Woodbury, NJ 08096

http://www.madeartisanmarketplace.com

for class schedules.

 

 

 

 

Upcoming classes

2018 Schedule for Calligraphy and lettering arts

Maureen Peters

609-509-5423

 

 

Open Studio’s

Deptford Free Public Library

670 Ward Drive

856-848-9149

Every Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm

Calligraphy and more… Bring your tools some materials included-except Oct. and Nov. /Feb March alternate Haddon twp.

See Delaware Street on Facebook

www.deptfordpubliclibrary.org

 

Free Public Library of Monroe Township
713 Marsha Avenue
Williamstown, NJ 08094
856-629-1212

www.monroetpl.org

Second and Fourth Thursdays 6:30- 8:45

Open studio lettering and craft book making

 

Once a month drop in Studio

Glassboro branch of the Gloucester County Library

http://www.gcls.org

856-881-0001

www.gcls.org for schedule

Third Monday of the month  at 10am

Bring your tools some materials included

 

Moorestown Public Library

Church and 2nd Streets

http://www.moorestown.lib.nj.us

June 5, 12   2-4pm

Brush lettering and brush flowers

 

West Deptford Library

420 Crown Point Road

West Deptford, NJ

www.westdeptford.lib.nj.us

856-845-5593

Check library schedule

 

Pinelands library

39 Alans Avenue Medford, NJ

http://www.bcls.lib.nj.us/

intro  Copperplate

check schedule for updated programs

 

 

 

Haddonfield Adult School

http://www.haddonfieldadultschool.org/

Classes start Monday

7pm – 9pm

October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29,  Nov 5

Fall and winter sessions

 

Haddon Township Adult School

www.Haddontwpschools.com

Wednesday 7:00 to 9:00pm – Oct 3 to Nov 7 in Room 107  Fall and winter sessions

 

Logan Branch Gloucester County library

www.gcls.org for schedule

 

Medford Leas Pathways Program

Schedule thru Pathways check schedule

www.medfordleas.org

Friday mornings May 4, 11, 18, 25, 2018 10am-11:30

 

Artery Studio Medford

31 South Main Street

Medford NJ

www.arterymedford.com

watercolor for beginners Sept.11, 18, 25, Oct 6, 9

Gothic Calligraphy Oct 16, 23,30 Nov 6, 13

For other classes check schedule

 

East Coast Calligraphy and More

821 Haddon Avenue

Collingswood, NJ 08108

856-854-0731

http://bookwhen.com/eccsupplyclasses

 

Cherry Hill Library

Kings Highway Cherry Hill, NJ

May 5, 2018 1:30-4:30

Modern Script

 

Evesham Library

984 Tuckerton road, Marlton

http://www.bcls.lib.nj.us/

Copperplate Saturday Sept.8,15,22,29 1-4pm

Check schedule for new programs

 

 

 

Up Coming Classes

2018 Schedule for Calligraphy and lettering arts

Maureen Peters

609-509-5423

Open Studio’s

Woodbury Public Library

33 Delaware Street

856-845-2611

Every Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm

Calligraphy and more… Bring your tools some materials included-except Oct. and Nov. /Feb March alternate Haddon twp.

See Delaware Street on Facebook

http://www.woodburylibrary.org/events/lettering-art-studio-with-maureen-peters-2015-08-05/

 

Free Public Library of Monroe Township
713 Marsha Avenue
Williamstown, NJ 08094
856-629-1212

www.monroetpl.org

Second and Fourth Thursdays 6:30- 8:45

Open studio lettering and craft book making

 

Once a month drop in Studio

Glassboro branch of the Gloucester County Library

http://www.gcls.org

856-881-0001

www.gcls.org for schedule

Third Monday of the month  at 10am

Bring your tools some materials included

 

Moorestown Public Library

Church and 2nd Streets

Tuesday  June 5, 12

2-4pm

http://www.moorestown.lib.nj.us

 

West Deptford Library

420 Crown Point Road

West Deptford, NJ

www.westdeptford.lib.nj.us

856-845-5593

Check library schedule

 

Pinelands library

39 Alans Avenue Medford, NJ

http://www.bcls.lib.nj.us/

intro  Copperplate

check schedule for updated programs

 

Haddonfield Adult School

http://www.haddonfieldadultschool.org/

Classes start Monday

7pm – 9pm

Fall and winter sessions

 

Haddon Township Adult School

www.Haddontwpschools.com

Classes Wednesday 7-9

Fall and winter sessions

Logan Branch Gloucester County library

www.gcls.org for schedule

 

Medford Leas Pathways Program

Schedule thru Pathways check schedule

www.medfordleas.org

Friday mornings May 4, 11, 18, 25 2018 10:00am -11:30

 

Artery Studio Medford

31 South Main Street

Medford NJ

www.arterymedford.com

Modern Calligraphy

Tuesday April 17,24, May 2,9,16,23

7-9pm

For other classes check schedule

 

East Coast Calligraphy and More

821 Haddon Avenue

Collingswood, NJ 08108

856-854-0731

http://bookwhen.com/eccsupplyclasses

Evesham Library

984 Tuckerton road, Marlton

http://www.bcls.lib.nj.us/

Casual pointed pen

Check schedule for new programs

Cherry Hill Library

Modern Script  May 5, 2018   1:30-4:30