Pine Shores Art Association
94 Stafford Ave PO Box 886 Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone: 609-597-3557 ♦ email: ♦ 

In the event of inclement weather, class schedules may change. If you have any concerns, please call Pat Pelletier at 609-971-8962. Thank you.


Mail course registration forms (above) and checks made out to PSAA...
PLEASE include your name, phone and email and all the class information (teacher, medium, dates) when you send your check in. Thank you. 

Mail to: 
Pat Pelletier, PSAA Registrar, 5 One Eye Way, Waretown, NJ 08758

Pat's phone and email:

Registration and Payments for regular classes and workshops must be in for a minimum of 6 students at least five days prior to the start of class. Reimbursements will be made to those who have paid for a cancelled class. 

There will be no cancellations or refunds after class starts.

Before sending payment, call the registrar to be sure that the class is not full. 
Classes have limited space.
Click here to print this form
Note: Please bring paper towels and a table cover to classes. Students are responsible for cleaning up their work area and lunch area when finished.

Classes and 


Portrait Session - Sundays, 1 to 3pm except holiday weekends.  A model is provided for members to draw or paint in any medium they choose.  Assistance is available.  There is a $2.00 fee for the model. 

Portrait Session - Mondays, 7pm to 9pm except holidays.  Assistance is available.  There is a $2.00 fee for the model

Life Drawing Session - Thursdays, 7pm to  9pm except holidays.  An undraped model is provided for members to draw or paint using the media of their choice.  Advice and assistance is available if needed.  There is a $5.00 fee for models. 

Do Your Own Thing - Wednesdays, 10:30am to 2:30pm (except last Wednesday of the Month and Board meeting days)

Artists Helping Artists meet on Wednesdays, 2:30pm to 4:30pm (except the last Wednesday of the month). No fee.

Art Chat with Nancy Glines - the first and third Thursday mornings of every month at 10:00 at the Tuckerton Branch Library in Tuckerton, but check the "Pine Shores Art" page on Facebook for any last minute changes or cancellations. 

Plein Air Group on nice-weather days, the dates are typically alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays based on feedback from the last few years. We usually meet about 8:30am-9am and paint until noon, but you are welcome to paint all day if you want. Once the coordinator decides on a location, an email is sent out on the weekend prior to the outing. If interested, contact Paul Hartelius or Kathy Crocker ( at 609-597-3557 and leave a detailed message. And it's free!  Check out this page for a previous Plein Air session.  

Foundations In Art This group of new classes is primarily an art lecture series, punctuated with some exercises, designed to give students a more focused understanding of various principles in creating and appreciating art. Read more about Foundations in Art and Beginner Classes with Supplies here.
Click this link for Out-of-Town and New Instructors for 2018

New for 2018:   
On-Line Registration for 
Classes & Workshops 
Now Available

Click the button to access the on-line form
Click here to view or print out the above 2018 Adult schedule 
Click here to view or print out the above 2018 Weekend/Evening Adult schedule 
Note: for Special Sessions, please scroll down

Bob Heyer teaches his watercolor class on “Boats and Harbors” on April 30 and May 1, 2018

“The Water in Watercolor” class offered by Nancy Edwards helped students understand the various watercolor techniques utilized in completing a successful painting. Students were challenged with practicing various skills to accomplish various values and textures. The class also focused on learning to use various color combinations in their work, as well as color mixing.
Photos from Lisa Budd's recent workshop. Watercolor Florals on Yupo.