Carving Class with Jode Hillman – Barrow’s Goldeneye Decoy

Join Master Carver Jode Hillman for an intensive TWO DAY class in which students will learn the methods and techniques needed to carve and paint Barrow’s Goldeneye decoy. Students may choose a hen or drake to carve and paint; painting will be done in oils.  Prior carving experience is required.

Please call the Tuckerton Seaport at 609-296-8868 to register.

 


Class: Fall Sunflower Decor

Instructor: Mallorie Evans
Date/Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019 12 noon – 2pm

Join paper artist Mallorie Evans as she teaches the basics of simple yet elegant DIY home décor! Create your very own Sunflower décor for the Fall season.

All materials included:  cardstock paper, flower templates, glue, floral wire

Please call 609-296-8868 to register.


Class: Fall Sunflower Decor

Instructor: Mallorie Evans
Date/Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019 12 noon – 2pm

Join paper artist Mallorie Evans as she teaches the basics of simple yet elegant DIY home décor! Create your very own Sunflower décor for the Fall season.

All materials included:  cardstock paper, flower templates, glue, floral wire

Please call 609-296-8868 to register.


Hand-Woven Backpack Class

Instructor: Mary May
Date/Time: Friday, August 2, 2019 10am – 4pm

New! Craft your own unique woven backpack! This “trap basket” was traditionally used to collect pine cones in New Jersey. Weave your own and it can be used as a backpack, decoration, or a functional laundry basket. The basket includes a handle and for a small upcharge, you may decide to add straps or a runner. Experience is welcome but not necessary.

 

Please call 609-296-8868 to register.


Oil Painting for Beginners with Cheryl Harrigan

Begin your journey into oil painting with professor of art, Cheryl Knowles-Harrigan.  Included will be an overview of supports, techniques, and oil paints and their mediums. Though the alla prima method will be taught, other methods will be discussed. Students will have the opportunity to experience oils without the investment as a basic palette of oils, turpentine and mediums will be supplied.

Topics will include color, value, color mixing and paint application, oil painting surfaces, brushes and paints as well as basic techniques. Participants need only bring an assortment of colorful fruits and vegetables, any brushes they may have, two small jars and a snack.

Ages 16 & up.


Quilt & Fiber Arts Show

The Quilt & Fiber Arts Show will feature demonstrations and vendors of quilting, textiles, knitting, crocheting, basket weaving, broom making, wool dyeing, spinning and more!
On Saturday, visitors may vote for their favorite quilts in the Welcome Center at the Viewer’s Choice Quilt Show, and on Sunday continue to enjoy the display and see the winners.  A rare wedding quilt, c. 1714, handmade by Cape May Countian Sarah Spicer, will be on display in the Welcome Center for its annual appearance.
The quilt was restored in 2012 through a grant from the Cape May County Culture and Heritage Commission.
Regional vendors are attending with quilting and sewing fabrics, yarn, baskets, supplies, and equipment to help inspire the creation of an heirloom project.
To sponsor this event click here
VENDOR LETTER 2018
VENDOR REGISTRATION FORM 2018
2018 HCSV Quilted Banner Challenge
Quilter REGISTRATION and INFORMATION

Class – Beeswax Candle Making

Instructor: Anna & Angelo Trapani
Date/Time: Saturday, April 6, 2019 11am – 2pm

Join Anna & Angelo Trapani as they teach you how to create your very own beeswax candle! Discover how to prepare and pour your own molds with all natural honey! Through this experience, you will also learn about the history and properties of beeswax from experts. Anna and Angelo are award-winning bee keepers from the third generation family owned and operated farm, Trapper’s Honey.


Breaking the Glass Ceiling: A Celebration of Women in Choreography

Marie Rader Presenting Series
Featuring original choreography by:

Helen Simoneau Danse

Dawn Marie BazemoreI#dbdanceproject

Leslie Elkins

Post-Performance Artist Chat Moderated by Dr. Brenda Dixon Gottschild

This program is co-sponsored by the Department of Theatre & Dance, the Women's and Gender Studies Program and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.


Painted Tuesdays – Do Your Own Thing with Linda Ramsay

Enjoy open studio time in our Painter’s Loft overlooking the beautiful Barnegat Bay marsh area. Talented artist, Linda Ramsay, is available to offer tips and pointers to improve work. Easels and rolling tables provided by LBIF. Bring your own supplies- oils, acrylic, watercolors, brushes, canvas, etc. All are welcome!

*Adults Only


FREE FAMILY ART WORKSHOP

Join the FUN and CREATE with us! During the winter season, WheatonArts offers FREE Family Art Workshops every other Saturday.

March 2 – Tree Ring Prints
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Suggested Ages: 4 & above
Capture the history of a tree using a printmaking technique! Cross sections of trees make beautiful prints. In this workshop, learn how to use ink to draw out the growth rings of a tree, and use pre-cut, sanded, and burned logs as printing plates. Everyone will have a chance to ink a log and pull a print!

All materials are provided. Reservations are encouraged.  Walk-ins welcome if seats are available.