The goal of these classes is to develop the children's artistic life and enhance their innate and learned talents.  Drawing, painting and art history are always included in each session. The fundamentals and importance of drawing, in charcoal and pencil, are greatly emphasized. Paintings includes all types of mediums, such as acrylics, watercolors, and pastels.  

Art history is taught through discussion or copying one of the masters. Collage and other fun projects are also part of the curriculum. Scroll down for information on how to register.
Classes are held at the PSAA Gallery.  There are four sessions per year.

Children's Art Classes
After School, on TUESDAYS
                                            (no classes in November through January)                                                                                                                                                                                    
Winter After School Art Session: Feb. 6-27, 2018 (4 days) 4-6pm

Spring After School Art Session: April 3-24, 2018 (4 days), 4-6pm

Summer Art Session: July 10-31, 2018 (4 days) 10am- Noon

Fall After School Session: Oct. 2-23, 2018 (4 days) 4-6pm

Mary Walker Baptiste is certified to teach K-8.

Fee for each of the above sessions is $60 includes supplies.

For ​Children's Art Classes
make out check to PSAA
and mail to:
Mary Walker-Baptiste
56 Brigantine Blvd.
Waretown, NJ 08758

Teens (ages 13-18), Saturdays from 4-6pm
 April 21, April 28, May 5 & May 12.
Fee: $60.00 (Supplies are student’s responsibility). 

The Teen’s Registration form below can be printed out here or 
obtained from the PSAA Gallery.

To register for the above classes, please send a check made out to PSAA 

For Teen Art Classes
mail to:
Lou Baptiste
56 Brigantine Blvd.
Waretown, NJ 08758

For information, call Mary Walker-Baptiste at 609-242-0799

Children from this class learned about NJ-born artist Jacob Lawrence
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Classes for 
Kids and Teens
Children's Classes 2018
Schedule and Registration
Mary Walker-Baptiste explains the gallery show, winter white Tempera Resist, and Mona Lisa in monochromatic hues in her recent class.
Children's Class Last Fall
The students learned about American western artist, Frederic Remington, and did watercolor landscapes using the complimentary colors, orange and blue.

The Children’s Classes at Pine Shores Art are designed to develop each child’s artistic life as well as to enhance each child’s innate and learned talents. Students from age 6 to 12 are invited to join the classes, 
  held four seasons of the year. While each class introduces the students to art history, through discussion and exposure to the Masters, instruction of art fundamentals will include use of professional artist’s tools. 

  The students will experience drawing, using charcoal or pencil, and painting, using acrylics, watercolors, 
  oils or collage during the four-week sessions.
(Scroll down for information on Teen's Art Classes)

Teen's Art Spring Classes