Visual Arts Workshops for Teens and Children

Teens and children grades 3-8 from New Brunswick are invited to attend the workshops listed below free of charge!

RSVP here to attend one or all of these workshops!
Location: All workshops held at the historic Henry Guest House at the New Brunswick Public Library, 58 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901.
Thank you to our partners: the New Brunswick Free Public Library and Community Perspectiveswho jointly support the presentation of these workshops. 


Dia de los Muertos Altars
October 26, 2013, 1-3pm

Sculpt and decorate offerings honoring Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead).  Participants are encouraged to explore the experience of personal loss when making their creations.  All images and objects made will be included in a single alter to conclude the workshop.

Native American Sand Painting
November 23, 2013 1-3pm

Help create a piece of the puzzle as we design a Native American-style mandala out of sand, leaves, and other materials.  Personal designs will be joined together to make a single image at the end of the workshop.

Holi Color Celebration
March 15, 2014, 1-3pm

Through paint and collage, artists will explore basic color relationships such as primaries, secondaries, complements, value, and saturation.  Multicultural patterns and color symbolism will become the subject for abstract compositions.

Dream Kite Making
May 3, 2014, 1-3pm

Students will create an inspiring vision and/or dream for the future on a personal kite they will build and fly at the end of the workshop.

Visual Art students