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1978 Maplewood Arts Center
1978 Springfield Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040

Gallery Hours During Exhibitions:
Saturday & Sunday, 2-5pm
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1978 Maplewood Arts Center is a community space dedicated to the arts. The Center offers classes and workshops, art shows, film programs and live performances and provides a forum for artists to work, exhibit and interact.

SHIFT : beyond skill sharing

Wednesdays, September 5, 12, 19, 26 @6-9pm

Join artist and musician Nadine LaFond for a series of classes concentrating on total experimentation for the purpose of empowering expression.

Perfect for trying out a new medium or digging deeper into a current discipline, this series aims to sharpen the tools of current visual artists as well as introduce to non-visual artists some foundational techniques on image making.

By the end of the course, students will be able to create their own meaningful imagery with simple materials, have an understanding of visual language and a wide open imagination.

Registration Deadline : Monday August 27th
Please Register at www.artlives.net
or email artlives1@gmail.com for more info

Everything is Connected
August 4th - 31st, 2018
Opening Reception : Saturday August 11th 5 - 8pm

Christine Romanell draws on material science, astrophysics, mathematics, and medieval Islamic architecture to create descriptive and evocative pattern that transcends the merely decorative.
"SHIFT" : beyond skill sharing
Wednesdays, September 5, 12, 19 and 26 @ 6 - 9pm
Join artist & musician Nadïne LaFond for a series of classes concentrating on total experimentation for the purpose of empowering your expression. Come sharpen your skills, experiment with new media, open your imagination and have fun.
Non visual artists very welcome.
Stop by to see our New Mural
Stop by anytime to see our fabulous new mural by Elijah Minton.
Adult Watercolor
Monday or Friday, 10-11:30am
Everyone can paint. Enjoy a relax morning in a gallery setting learning watercolor with popular instructor Evelyn Graves. All levels are welcome to this ongoing class.
Adult Photography Classes
Ongoing Saturday Classes
This class is for people who enjoy photography and have a need to know their camera well to capture great images. This is an ongoing class… all levels are welcome.
Event Demo : The Transformations of Fire and Earth

Watch the new Pottery Demo from the exhibit The Transformations of Fire & Earth