Welcome! We are a non-profit organization that provides educational opportunities for artistic, cultural and social development. Qualified artists provide instruction in various art media to beginners as well as professionals. Our members are informed of exhibits and places to show their work. An interest in art is all that is required to become a member. PSAA is operated and adminstered solely by member volunteers. The gallery is open to the public on Wednesday from 10 am to 3 pm and Sunday from 1 pm to 3 pm.  Admission is free.  See map and directions below.

See FORMS for membership, registration and gallery information. 
Pine Shores Art Association
Offering 30 years of service to fine arts and the community
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94 Stafford Avenue PO Box 886
Manahawkin, New Jersey 08050
email: psaa3@verizon.net

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Tuckerton Seaport is giving Pine Shores members a chance to exhibit their works every month.  The current "Bay Show" runs until Sept. 29, when artists can pick up their work (10am-Noon) and drop off works for the next show. Read the Newsletter or contact  President Paul Hartelius for deadlines and framing specifications.

The next Stafford Library lecture, "Italian Baroque--Carravaggio," will be presentedby Prof. Lisa Festa, Ph.D onMonday, Sept. 28 at 7 pm,following the artists' reception at 6 (see Who's Exhibiting Where, above, for details.

St. Mary’s is having their Annual Art Show and Sale on Saturday, August 29, 2015. It will be held at the Parish Center from 10:00A.M.to 4:00 P.M. They are looking for artists who are interested in participating. It will be a Fine Art Only 
show and any proceeds will be divided between Family Promise and St. Vincent de Paul.The entrance fee for a 10 foot x 10 foot space is only $25 and a 10% commission will be taken on all sales. If interested, please contact Linda Saladino at (609) 660-8062 for further details and registration forms.

 Yvonne Yaar, an arts advocate and volunteer with the Downtown Toms River Business Improvement District (and a fabulous glass artist) is compiling a database of Ocean County artists that do outdoor sculpture (metal, clay, etc., any medium appropriate for our weather), and a list of artists that do outdoor murals. If you are interested in being contacted regarding upcoming opportunities for commissioned works or competitions please email her at YaarArt@gmail.com and put “Outdoor Sculpture” or “Outdoor Mural” in the subject line. She’ll need your full name, preferred email address, mailing address and phone #. She’ll also take information about a website if you have one.  

Monday, September 14 at 7 pm
Wednesday, September 9 at  9 am

For more details on how to apply for the above events, go the Forms page or click here.
For lecture signup, click here.

​For more details on how to apply for the above events, go the Forms page or click here.
For lecture signup, click here.

TD Bank Affinity Program

Portrait Class Models

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If you are interested in getting more involved with your Pine Shores 
organization, now is your chance to work more closely with the 
volunteers who serve on the board and committees. 
We are looking for a members to act as Grant Writer Committee Chairperson, Gallery Maintenance Committee Storeroom Coordinator, and a Public Relations Press-Release Writer. Position details will be posted on the bulletin board.

 Contact us by phone, e-mail or snail mail, or in person during an open session or after a board meetng.

On the Calendar

Who's Exhibiting Where

​Dennis Millar had his painting "A View of Atlantic City" accepted into the Philadelphia Water Color Society's 115th International Exhibition of Works on Paper. The PWCS show will be on display at the GoogleWorks Center for the Arts in Reading, Pa., from Sept. 5 through Oct. 25, 2015.

Pine Shores member artists Charleen Leslie, Linda Saladino, Joyce Bersen and Kathleen Delany are exhibiting at the Stafford Library during September and October. Reception is on Sept. 28, 6-7 pm.

Pat Morgan and Janet Campbell are having their October Painting-by-the-Sea Workshop i Beach Haven. Contact: pmorganstudio@comcast.net.

Please notify Margaret Hartwell by the 14th of the month before issue at
mmmush2000@verizon.net or 609-597-1208 if you wish to be included in this section

Also Noteworthy...

Meet Our New Scholarship Winner--scroll down.
St. Mary's Art Show and Sale--scroll down.
Enter the Fabulous Fakes Show! Scroll down to Bulletin Board for details.
Summer's Last Plein Air Session--scroll down.
Painted Poetry Exhibit Hanging and a Sampler of Entries--click here.
Catch Up with Plein Air Group's LBI Excursions--click here.
There will be no Group Sessions Sept. 16-18 due to a special 3-day pastel workshop. See the Newsletter for  more details.
 Check Out the Updated Fall Course Catalog--Go to Workshops Page or Click Here!
  For the Most Up-to-Date Schedule of 2015 Art Shows, go to that page or click here.

New & Noteworthy
​Above: Some of the 34 entries in the 2015 Photography Show, which runs through the end of September. The reception is Monday, Sept. 14 at 6:30 pm. Refreshments will be available and members may vote for their three favorite works from 6:30 until 7:20, before the start of the general meeting. Ribbons will be awarded following the vote tally. Exhibiting artists and September birthday celebrants are asked to bring light refreshments.  For more photographs, scroll down this page. Below: the hanging committee got to work Sept. 26 setting up the exhibition. Those pictured include Liz Schlesinger, Kathy Crocker, Yvonne Reutlinger, Dee Turba, Tom Rutledge, Giorgio Donnarumma, Margaret Hartwell, Connie Purves and Raymond Valentin-Avila.
Meet Jake John Irons, Our 2015 Student Scholarship Winner!
A graduating senior from Southern Regional High School, Jake will be attending the Technical College of New Jersey this fall. Scholarship chair Ilomay Pedicini introduced Jake, the 33rd recipient of  this annual award, to Pine Shores members at the August 3 monthly meeting (with president Paul Hartelius, background). Jake brought along several of his oil paintings and drawings, whose excellence is evidenced below. At TCNJ, Jake will pursue his major in art and minor in business. This summer, he has been working as an apprentice electrician at his father's company, Irons Electrical, in Manahawkin. Congratulations, Jake, and we wish you success in college and your career!

The Children's Hour
Tuckerton Seaport Provides Backdrop for Last Plein Air Session of Summer Aug. 25
painting by Paul Hartelius.
Chris Ristow.
Arlene Marcoe.
Lisa Budd.
Mee Kyung Sohn.
Young and older alike joined class coordinators Lou and Mary Walker-Baptiste for the children's art reception at Waretown Library on Aug. 10.
Photography Show Themes Are Wide-Ranging
Left: "Sunset Weave," Chuck Person. Above: "Soaring," Marie Pellicio.
Left: "Difference of Opinion," Nancy Edwards."  Above: "Tightrope Walker, " Margaret Hartwell.
Left: "Autumn Rose," Elaine Marie Biddulph. Above: "Lovin' Lilies," Yvonne Reutlinger.
Left: "Lighthouse at Sunset," Marie Pellicio. Above: "The Big 'V' at Dawn," Chuck Person.
The Crowds Were Bustling All Day at the Annual St. Mary's Art Show & Sale Aug. 29

​31 Artists Represented, Most of Them from Pine Shores
Marie O'Hara.
Karen and Dan Kolb.
Margaret Hartwell and Carol Nace.
Joyce Ecochard and Diane Schultz.
Event coordinator Linda Saladino and husband Jim. Linda reports that the exhibit was "our most successful show to date."
Pam Pontrelli and Jane D'Orto.
Mike Amato.
George and June Merrifield.