PLEASE be sure to give your current phone number and email address when you join PSAA or renew your membership. This will make it easy to notify you of class changes and other important updates.
Also, remember to renew your membership by the end of this year. The dues for 2017 have been increased by $5. This means $30 for single or $45 for couples. This is the first increase in over 20 years!
PLEASE NOTE: Monday night Portraits will resume after the holidays. The next session is on January 16th, 7pm-9pm.
ART CHAT news - The Tuckerton Seaport has extended an invitation for Art Chat to continue. The next Art Chat will be held Thursday, January 19th, at 10am at Seaport Shanty. Members can bring snacks, drinks, and something you are working on to share for fun or advice. Do not bring supplies--this is not an active painting workshop. This is just an artists and art lovers gathering.
Art Chats will be held on the first and third Thursdays of every month, but check the "Pine Shores Art" page on Facebook for any last minute changes or cancellations.
Classes in January and February
Call 609-971-8962 Pat Pelletier, Pine Shores Art Association registrar, to register for classes
Linda Coulter has an ongoing Pastel Class on Saturday from 10am-1pm. Her next class will be held on January 21st. Fee for each session is $20/members; $22/nonmembers. Contact number is (609) 618-2244. Get on Linda’s email list to be notified of class changes: firstname.lastname@example.org
Danny Ng is having a workshop January 23rd and 24th, 9:30am to 3:30pm, in Acrylic. This class cost $50 member, $75 non-member.
These very experienced instructors can help you in obtaining or improving the skills you need to get started.
Artists Helping Artists meet on Tuesdays, 6:30pm-8:30pm. No fee.
Click here for the list of Winter classes and workshops. Need a class registration form? Go here to print one out.
Check out the many entries from our shows this year...
The Painted Poetry Show... Follow the link here to see entries The Art Patron Show is over until next year. To see this year's entries - click here. For a sampling of this year's entries in the Black & White Show, click this link. For the Photography Show entries, click here The Portrait Show has ended. Click here to see the entries.
The Stafford Library Show is over. Scroll down for details.
The Fall Art Harvest Show is over until next year. To see this year's entries - click here . Deck The Walls exhibit is over until next year.
...and a few demos from our professional instructors...
"From-baby-to-senior" transformation by Danny Ng in Acrylic on January 9th. Click here. A Watercolor demo on Yupo paper by Lisa Budd was on November 7th, 7:30pm. Click here. For highlights of the Oct. 3rd Charcoal demo by Gallery Director, Tom Rutledge. Click here. The Sumi-E (Japanese) demo was on Aug. 1st - click here for highlights. Click here to see photos from Janet Rogers' Sept. 12th Watercolor demo.
The next demo is planned for February 6th. For the 2017 Demos schedule, go to the Events page.
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Little Egg Harbor Library is hosting an art show at
290 Mathistown Rd, Little Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08087
January - February
Artists Karen Kolb and Tom Troyano displayed their watercolor paintings, and Tim Castagna his art sculptures, at their reception on January 11th.
Ocean County Library, Long Beach Island branch in Surf City
217 S Central Ave, Surf City, NJ 08008
January 3rd through January 31st
Jill DeFelice has a show coming up with her Asian paintings, with a discussion on China by Bernadette Callanan, Linda Saladino, and Jill DeFelice at 10am on Jan 25th
Help Wanted for some important Pine Shores positions. Scroll down to Bulletin Board for job descriptions.