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ART CLASSES FOR KIDS, TEENS, YOUNG ADULTS @ THE ZIMMERLI
SPRING 2012 DRAWING CLASSES Registration is now open!
ZAM SESSION: FOR TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS WHEN: Saturdays beginning February 25, 3 to 4:30 PM WHERE: Zimmerli Art Museum, Hamilton & George Streets, New Brunswick
ZAM Session, a dynamic art program for teens and young adults, offers aspiring and accomplished artists the opportunity to develop their skills in a museum setting under the encouraging eye of a professional art educator. During these sessions, students draw from works in the Zimmerli's collection or, weather permitting, work outside on the grounds of the Rutgers campus. This is an inspiring environment for college-bound students. For schedule, fee, and a registration form, visit their website.
DRAWING CLUB FOR YOUNG PEOPLE WHEN: Wednesdays beginning January 25 / 4:15 to 5:45 PM (ages 6-8); Wednesdays beginning March 7 / 4:15 to 5:45 PM (ages 9-14)
Children discover the secrets of drawing when they participate in the Zimmerli's Drawing Club. Aspiring artists learn drawing techniques, including pencil and charcoal, and such genres as still life and portraiture. Freda Rhodes, head art teacher in the New Brunswick school district, and other professional educators address the needs of both beginners and advanced students.
Children's education programs at the Zimmerli are funded in part by the Walter and Adi Blum Foundation, Inc., and Art Within Reach.
The Zimmerli's operations, exhibitions, and programs are funded in part by Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; the Estate of Victoria J. Mastrobuono; the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State,a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts; Johnson & Johnson; and the donors, members, and friends of the Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum.