*ZOOM* Veterans’ Day Art Program GR 2-5

Zoom Newton

Spend a morning packed with possibilities, imagination and fun, doing exciting activities with 2 experienced New Art teachers. Create a beautiful piece of 2D art, and also play cool theater games! This online program will take place using Zoom, with students divided by age into two groups. All you need is your computer, paper, watercolors, […]

$45

*IN-PERSON* Textured Glass Workshop

New Art Center 61 Washington Park, Newton

Create a low relief tile out of ceramic fiber (a soft material easily cut or torn) on top of which 3 layers of glass (8” x 11”) will be kiln fired at 1500 degrees. The glass sheets will become one solid piece with the imprint of your relief. You will have the option to add […]

*IN-PERSON* Block Printing Holiday Cards

Newton

Learn the basics of relief printing by designing and carving linoleum blocks for printing holiday cards and small gift items. All cards will be printed and carved by hand using linoleum carving tools, brayers, hand barens, and oil-based inks. Two 2” x 3” mounted linoleum blocks, ten blank cards, and an assortment of inks will […]

New Art Center presents: Artist Talk with Freedom Baird

Online

Join us on Zoom for our winter Artist Talk Series featuring contemporary artists whose work examines climate and the environment. There were blackberries on a hilltop, a skinny doe and her two fawns, a glossy ibis, and an octopus. There were also teens with a shotgun, bootleg baseball, missiles on a launch pad, and a […]

New Art Center presents: Artist Talk with Isabel Beavers

Online

Join us on Zoom for our winter Artist Talk Series featuring contemporary artists whose work examines climate and the environment. Isabel Beavers will lead an interactive artist presentation, as she presents recent works that explore climate change as a moment of origin, and invites participants to co-create an artistic experiment over virtual space. Please bring […]

Artist Talk with Georgie Friedman

virtual Newton

Join us on Zoom for our winter Artist Talk Series featuring contemporary artists whose work examines climate and the environment. Georgie Friedman is an interdisciplinary artist whose projects include large-scale video installations, single and multi-channel videos and several photographic series. She is interested in our psychological and societal relationships to mild and severe natural phenomena. […]

Phone Photography

Virtual Newton

Learn how to take great photos on your smartphone! This class covers how to use essential controls on your phone along with the best free and low-cost tools for editing and image management,including sharing and printing. Whether you have an iphone or an android, learn to take pictures like a photographer! A private Zoom link […]

PJ Library Woodland Art Hike

Rock Meadow Conservation Area, Mill Street Belmont, MA, 02478 Rock Meadow Conservation Area Mill Street, Belmont

Grab a page from nature's coloring book as you celebrate spring with a hike in the woods. Make a simple drawing to fill in and embellish with objects you collect from nature. Does your creation have mossy or pine needle hair? Flower petal or leaf striped clothes? Let your creativity decide! All health guidelines will […]

Discover Zentangle®

Virtual Newton

Zentangle has been described as a spiritual art practice which enhances mindfulness and self-awareness, decreases stress and calms the mind. In this relaxing, creative, meditative and quite fun workshop, where no talent or experience is needed, you will learn 4-6 basic Zentangle patterns. Each structured pattern will be broken down into small steps and what […]