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Ocean City Arts Center

   Call Us At: 609.399.7628

Children & Teens Classes:

Winter Classes begin January 6  (unless noted otherwise)
Performing Arts
Visual Arts (paint/drawing)
Visual Arts &
Art Workshops (in orange)

CREATIVE MOVEMENT

Ages 3 - 5

Brooke Artz

$90—8 Wednesdays  5pm - 5:45pm

Students will focus on the elements of dance learning technique through ballet, creative movement, and rhythmic routines.  Students will use props in dance movement.  Instructor uses song, dance, singing, movement and FUN!

BALLET / JAZZ COMBO

Ages 6 - 9

Brooke Artz

$90—8 Wednesdays 6pm - 7pm

Dancers will study the classic techniques and placement of ballet along with ballet combinations, poise and grace. The second half of the class will be focused on jazz dance technique. Students will explore the movements of jazz along with funky combinations, pop movements and classic jazz technique. Please be prepared with ballet slippers and jazz shoes. Students must wear a ballet leotard, tights and jazz clothing such as jazz pants or shorts.

MODERN

Ages 8 - 11

Brooke Artz

$90—8 Tuesdays 5pm - 6pm

Exploration of the natural and creative movements of the body are studied in modern dance. This class has an     infusion of classical movements along with unique, creative dance styles that fit the composition of which is focused on. Modern dance expresses the inner soul of the dancer. No shoes for this class and fitted dance clothing.

MODERN II

Ages 11 - 14

Brooke Artz

$90—8 Tuesdays 6pm - 7pm

Modern II focuses on the development and creativity of movement through contemporary movement and ballet principals.   Students will participate in a strong modern dance warm up, across the floor combinations and collaborations of a vast range of modern dance routines. This style goes from lyrical movement to unique/abstract. Dancers must have experience with ballet and/or Modern Dance I. Dancers must be bare foot with form fitted clothing (preferably leotard).

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 Gold, Dance Fitness

Ages 12 - adult

Charlotte Mitchell

Tuesdays 9am - 10am

Thursdays 9am - 10am

$5 per class

Have fun, make new friends, dance and get physically fit all at the same time.  We use light weights, hula hoops, and dance props.  Come join the fun for just $5 a class and no sign ups or membership.  Bring Water and a towel.  You will love the music!

ONGOING CLASS

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 APPRECIATION

Ages 9-14

Chris O’Brien

$120—8 Wednesdays 3:45pm-4:45pm

This class is designed to give the artist a well rounded experience of all that art has to offer!  Students will have fun using their imagination to create with many different mediums while appreciating things around them...beautiful objects, landscapes, animals, famous artists, etc.

EXPERIMENTING WITH ART

Ages 7-10

Chris O’Brien

$120—8 Wednesdays 5pm - 6pm

Students will be experimenting and exploring many different art forms using traditional and nontraditional techniques.  Experimenting will give the artist freedom to express themselves without worrying about the results.  The process of art is sometimes an experiment! We will use many different materials such as pencil, markers, recycled objects, paint and clay.

WAVES AND SEASCAPES

Ages 16- Adults

Renee Leopardi

$140—6 Wednesdays 6pm - 8pm

Supply list available: Click here

Learn how to paint waves and seascapes in pastel.  Capture the motion of the wave to the texture of  sand and dunes.  All levels welcome.  Please see supply list for information on required materials.

BEGINNER’S MOSAICS

Ages 12 - adult

Michele Pasciullo

$125—5 Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm

$25 Supply fee

Jan. 8 - Feb. 5

       -OR-

March 4 - April 1

Introduction to mosaics for those with little or no experience. Break tile, cut glass, smash dishes, transform trash into treasure!  Learn the versatile art of mosaic in this weekly course.

MOSAIC MANIA: INTERMEDIATE

Ages 12 - adult

Michele Pasciullo

Mondays 6pm - 8pm

$140—6 weeks (plus $25 Supply fee)

$220—12 weeks (plus $35 Supply fee)

(No class 2/17)

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

Clay snowman children's workshop, Ocean City Arts Center, NJ

CLAY SNOWMEN

Ages 6-10

Leigh Ann Mooney

Saturday Dec. 7, 9:30am-11:30am

$25 tuition plus $5 materials fee

Do you want to build a snowman?! Design your own snowman out of clay. Students will use their imaginations to make their snowman different than all the rest!  All materials provided.

Mosaic pendant workshop, Ocean City Arts Center, NJ

MOSAIC PENDANTS

Ages 12 - Adults

Michele Pasciullo

Saturday, December 7, 10am - 12pm

$30 plus $10 Supply fee

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!

CLAY PENGUINS

Ages 6-13

Leigh Ann Mooney

Saturday January 11, 9:30am-11:30am

$25 tuition plus $5 materials fee

Students will explore the clay medium by creating penguins.  They will paint and use mixed media to create a home for their penguin.

SEA LIFE RESIN ART: 1-day workshop

Ages 12-Adults

Michele Pasciullo

Saturday, January 18, 10am-12pm

OR

Saturday, March 7, 10am-12pm

$30 tuition plus $15 materials fee

Create a 5x7” piece of resin art with sea glass, shells, and other fun materials.  A variety will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own special pieces to add if you wish.

SEA LIFE RESIN ART: 2 day workshop

Ages 12 - Adults

Michele Pasciullo

Saturday, January 18 & 25, 10am - 12pm

OR

Saturday, March 7 & 14, 10am – 12pm

$60 plus $25 Supply fee

Create your own resin art piece with an upcycled window or frame.  The first session, you will create a 5x7” resin piece to learn the process (provided). Bring your own wood-framed window or frame so we can prep it for the next session when you will finish your upcycled piece.  Lots of materials to choose from but you are welcome to add your own pieces. Instructions will be discussed on the first day of class.  Most materials provided.

VALENTINE’S DAY HEART COLLAGE

Ages 6-13

Leigh Ann Mooney

Saturday February 8, 9:30am-11:30am

$25 tuition plus $5 materials fee

Students will use mixed media such as model magic, craft sticks and paint to create a festive Valentine’s Day art creation.

PAINTED FLOWERS ON CANVAS

Ages 6-13

Leigh Ann Mooney

Saturday March 14, 9:30am-11:30am

$25 tuition plus $5 materials fee

Students will explore mixed media by using model magic, paint, and canvas to create a beautiful flower art work.

CLAY SPRING FLOWERS

Ages 6-13

Leigh Ann Mooney

Saturday April 4, 9:30am-11:30am

$25 tuition plus $5 materials fee

Students will explore 3D art by creating a flower bowl out of clay.