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Ocean City Arts Center

   Call Us At: 609.399.7628

Spring Classes begin April 15  (unless noted otherwise)

Children & Teens Classes:
Performing Arts
Visual Arts (paint/drawing)
Visual Arts &
Art Workshops (in orange)

TAI CHI

Relaxation!

Ages 10 - adult

Frank Callio

Tuesdays   6:30pm - 8pm

$5 per class

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese art studied to promote relaxation and to encourage meditation.  The slow, flowing exercise of the Tai Chi “form” is taught along with several breathing exercises.  Tai Chi is often called “meditation in motion” as it encompasses both physical and mental exercise.  ONGOING

ZUMBA/ZUMBA TONING &

ZUMBA GOLD

Ages 12 - adult

Charlotte Mitchell

Tuesdays 9am - 10am

Thursdays 9am - 10am

$5 per class

This is a class suited for all levels and all ages.  You exercise & dance at your own pace. Light weights are used for some dances and are optional.  Fun required!

ZUMBA TONING:  adding the use of light weights  creates some resistance when incorporated with the Zumba Dance work-out.  The benefits are: improved overall muscle tone, definition, strength, bone density and cardio endurance.  This is an intro class and is combined with the Zumba class.  Weights are optional.  ONGOING

DANCE WITH ME BALLROOM

Ages 10 - adult

Edward Fischer

Mon. - Sat.   by appointment

Affordable dance programs

www.dancewithmeballroom.com

All programs include private lessons, group classes and dance parties.

Our private lessons will get you moving and appreciating all types of music. Learn the Fox Trot, Waltz, Tango, Cha-Cha, Rumba, Swing and MORE! With our easy to follow dance system, you will never have to say “no” to another dance invitation! Day and evening lessons taught by certified instructors.

FIRST LESSON FREE!

ART EXPLORATION

Ages 9-15

Chris O’Brien

$90—6 Wednesdays 3:30pm-4:30pm

Begins 4/17 (no class 4/24)

Students will have fun while experimenting with various art materials that will enhance their artistic expressions. Create with pencil, charcoal, pastels, watercolors, acrylic, clay, paper mache, etc.  Famous artists and cultures will also be discussed.

ART APPRECIATION

Ages 7-12

Chris O’Brien

$90—6 Wednesdays 5pm - 6pm

Begins 4/17 (no class 4/24)

This class is designed to focus on the elements of drawing, painting, sculpture and printmaking. Students will be able to discover what their favorite medium is while learning different techniques using mediums such as pencil, pen and ink, paint, clay, and pastels.

MOSAIC MANIA

Ages 12 - adult

Michele Pasciullo

Mondays 6pm - 8pm (4/15-6/10)

$180—8 weeks (plus $30 Supply fee)

This class is for students who have had an introduction to the mosaic process and are comfortable working independently with guidance from instructor.

LEARN TO DRAW WITH CHARCOAL

Ages 16 - Adults

Renee Leopardi

$140—6 Tuesdays 10am - 12pm

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$30 per class

Begins 4/30

Whether you are new to drawing or just brushing up on your drawing skills, this class is perfect for students of all levels.  Charcoal is inexpensive & a fun medium to work with. The lessons are designed to help you learn how to work with charcoal using light and shadow to create a three dimensional appearance as well as techniques for capturing the texture and proper perspective of the subject. 

Recommended to bring:

Vine Charcoal, Artist Chamois, Kneaded Eraser and Charcoal paper sketch pad.  Paper designated as “Charcoal Paper” works best.  An easel is recommended but not necessary.

PAINTING STILL LIFE IN PASTEL

Ages 16 - Adults

Renee Leopardi

$140—6 Thursdays 6pm - 8pm

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$30 per class

Begins 5/2 (no class on 6/6)

Supply list available: Click here

Work on your drawing and composition skills by painting still life.  Still lifes can be both exciting and challenging.  Learn how to simplify the objects and make painterly marks full of expression. Students will work from their own favorite photographs. All levels welcome.

KIDS CREATE WITH CLAY    New time!

 Ages 9 - 15

Mary A. Daly

$85—5 Saturdays 12:30pm - 2pm

(Begins 4/27)

$5 supply fee

Explore the fascinating world of clay!  Students will learn how to prepare and work with clay to create original pieces.  Various techniques will be used, including pinch pots, slabs, and coils.  We will start our first piece on day one, so bring your creativity and be ready to have some fun!

Sea Life Resin Window Workshop, Ocean City Arts Center, NJ

SEA LIFE RESIN WINDOW

(2 day) WORKSHOP

AGES 14 - ADULTS

Michele Pasciullo

2 Sat’s…May 4 & 11…10am - 12pm

$50 tuition plus $25 supply fee

Finish just in time for Mother’s Day! Using your own upcycled window, learn to work with resin to create a work of art with sea treasures in all their natural beauty.  Bring your own window the first day of class and learn how to prepare it for a resin pour.  Create a 5x7" piece (provided by instructor) to learn the process.  On the 2nd day of class finish your resin window with newly acquired skills!  Lots of fun materials will be provided to create your artwork but feel free to bring your own found treasures.  All materials except window will be provided.

Mosaic pendant workshop, Ocean City Arts Center, NJ

MOSAIC PENDANTS WORKSHOP

Ages 12 - Adults

Michele Pasciullo

Saturday, June 8, 10am - 12pm

$30 plus $10 Supply fee

Gift this workshop to mom for Mother’s Day...better yet, take it with her! Create unique, wearable mosaic art with bits of stained glass, beads, tiles, and other interesting materials.  These hand-made  pendants make wonderful gifts or great conversational pieces.  No experience necessary.  All materials provided-make 2 pendants!