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FALL DRAWING CLASSES Zimmerli Member Registration Now Open General Registration Opens August 15
DRAWING CLUB FOR YOUNG PEOPLE WHEN: Wednesdays / 4:15 to 5:45pm; Classes begin September 28 WHERE: Zimmerli Art Museum, 71 Hamilton St., New Brunswick
Children discover the secrets of drawing when they participate in the Zimmerli's Drawing Club. Aspiring artists explore a variety of drawing methods, including pencil and charcoal, while learning about different types of art such as still life and portraiture. Classes are inspired by works in the Zimmerli's exhibitions from a variety of styles and historical periods. The program is led by practicing artists who are also graduate students at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Classes are available for 7-10 and 11-14 year olds. Space is limited to 16 participants for each class.
Online registration is possible through our collaboration with the Mason Gross Extension Division. The link directs you to the Zimmerli class listing on the Mason Gross Extension Division site to create an account through ASAP and begin your registration.
ZIMMERLI DRAWING SOCIETY FOR ADULTS WHEN: Saturdays / 12:30 to 2:30pm; Classes begin September 24 WHERE: Zimmerli Art Museum, 71 Hamilton St., New Brunswick
Each Drawing Society session is overseen by master artists Wes Sherman and Tom Rutledge. The museum provides drawing boards, live models at select sessions, and professional instruction; participants are asked to bring their own drawing pads, portable easels, and other materials suggested by the instructors. These sessions are for artists aged 18 and older. Space is limited to 16 participants. Registered participants receive a class schedule and supply list early in September.
Online registration is possible through our collaboration with the Mason Gross Extension Division. The link directs you to the Zimmerli class listing on the Mason Gross Extension Division site where you can create an account through ASAP and begin your registration.
Collaboration with Mason Gross Extension Division ART-HAUS ACADEMY
The Zimmerli has partnered with Mason Gross Extension Division to provide an expanded selection of art-making classes. ART-haus Academy offers basic art courses that inspire creative evolutions. Each course focuses on specific skills and ideas that interweave in a mosaic of insights.
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 Art Museum's operations, exhibitions, and programs are funded in part by Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and income from the Avenir Foundation Endowment, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Endowment, and the Voorhees Family Endowment, among others. Additional support comes from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the donors, members, and friends of the museum.