Saturday, February 20, 2016

Cranbury School Honors National Youth Art Month

Cranbury School Honors National Youth Art Month

National Youth Art is celebrated during the month of March.  Cranbury School student artists will be featured at the Gourgaud Gallery at Town Hall in Cranbury.  The show will run from March 6th to March 25th.  

Stacey Crannage, Art Teacher at The Cranbury School, has selected art pieces from Kindergarten through Eighth Grade to be showcased.  Criterion used for selecting the Gallery artwork included technique, originality, and showcasing the student’s unique strengths and talents.  Student artwork will include paintings, drawings, and sculpture, amongst others.  

An artist reception will be held on Sunday, March 6th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Gallery.  Several of the exhibiting artists will be present. Light refreshments will be served.

The Gourgaud Gallery is located in Town Hall 23-A North Main Street, Cranbury, NJ and is free and open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., as well as the first and third Sunday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.


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Thursday, February 11, 2016

Winter workshops

Please email Amy Amico at to pre-register for the workshop as class size is very limited. Be ready to pay by cash or check at the start of the workshop. Walk-ins may be turned away if the class is full.

Saturday, February 27, 9-12:30
Watercolor Techniques: ways of manipulating paint, wet or dry
Instructor: Russ Johnson
Please bring your watercolor supplies with hot and/or cold press papers and be ready to paint!
Feel free to bring photo references of still life or landscape subjects.
CAC members - $35
Non-members - $45

Collage Workshop: Tissue & Black Gesso
Instructor: Tamara Woronczuk
We will create a multi-colored tissue background and then experiment with different surface techniques like painting, drawing or stenciling with black gesso. Please bring a collection of papers and sheets of watercolor paper- otherwise all else will be provided.
CAC members - $35
Non- members - $45