Sunday, June 4, 2017

SUMMER ACTIVITIES FOR ADULTS, KIDS @ HUNTERDON ART MUSEUM IN CLINTON

HAM Summer Workshops for Adults

WHERE: Hunterdon Art Museum, 7 Lower Center St., Clinton

Three-Day Sculpture Workshop at the Toshiko Takazu Studio with Don Fletcher and Studio Artists (Starts June 21, 10 a.m.) Be inspired working in the studio of one of the 20th century’s great ceramic artists.  This workshop is an intensive exploration of clay as a medium for sculpture. Students will produce at least one and perhaps several pieces during the first two days. Then, after the works have been bisque-fired by the instructors, students will return for the third day to glaze their sculptures. Sign up!

Wine & Design: Paint Party with Linda Schroeder (Friday, July 14, 6 p.m.) Drink creatively and discover your inner artist in a fun and creative atmosphere! Artist Linda Schroeder will take you through the steps of creating your own painting on canvas. The perfect date-night event or a great way for friends to spend an evening. Drink Up -- oops, Sign Up!

Silkscreen Printing: Simple and Fun with Stephen McKenzie (Sunday, July 16) You'll be amazed at how fun and easy it is to create gorgeous prints! You will learn two silkscreen methods: hand-cut paper stencils and printing with drawing fluid and screen filler. You'll leave with several completed work and all the skills you need to keep on printing. Register!

To find your next creative passion, visit our website for a complete list of classes and workshops for adults.



Summer's almost here—Sign Your Kids Up for a HAM Camp

WHERE: Hunterdon Art Museum, 7 Lower Center St., Clinton

Still looking for the perfect Summer Camp for your child? We have a diverse schedule designed to appeal to all tastes and skill levels. Our camps are taught by professional artists and teachers, ensuring your child will be part of a fun and nurturing environment.

Here are a few popular favorites, but to see all our Summer Camps for kids, visit our website!

Art from Around the World (starts June 19, 9 a.m.) Join us as we span the globe bringing you the constant variety of art. We'll explore different cultures from around the world and kids will create beautiful art working with drawing, printmaking, painting and sculpture. For ages 10 to 15. Register

Painting: Acrylic & Watercolor (starts June 26, 1 p.m.) An in-depth exploration of acrylic and watercolor painting. Color and composition will be covered as well as tips for blending, washes, texture and edges.  Students will build their skills, confidence, and individual style. Ages 10 to 15. Register

Pet Portraits (starts July 3, 1 p.m.) Find inspiration in your family pet (or a favorite animal).  Campers  will create a variety of animal portraits in pastel, watercolor and acrylic based on photos they bring to class.  By the end of the week, students will have improved their drawing and painting skills, and will come home with at least one matted and one framed pet portrait. For ages 8 to 10. Register

Draw, Paint & Sculpt (starts July 10, 9 a.m.) Join Miss Nan for fun-filled projects including drawing, painting, plaster and clay sculpting, printmaking and tie dying. Register