Cathy Klisiewicz is a multi talented artist creating home décor in mosaics and hand painted decorative items. View her collection on garden art, mirrors, drawer pulls, tables, wall hanging mosaics and more in our store and on our website.
THE MAIN AVENUE GALLERIA SCHOOL OF ART IS NOW LOCATED AT 19 MAIN AVENUE IN THE BEAUTIFUL MAJESTIC HOTEL.
CHECK OUT OUR GORGEOUS NEW MUCH LARGER SPACE WHEN YOU SIGN UP FOR AN ART CLASS. WE ARE OFFERING A LOT OF NEW WORKSHOPS AND COURSES. CLICK ON ART CLASSES ON THIS WEBSITE FOR A COMPLETE LISTING OF AVAILABLE CLASSES AND TO REGISTER.
Main Avenue Galleria Announces
Two Exclusive Art Immersion Workshops
Fun Art – Metal Magic Marathon Jewelry Making Weekend
March 22nd and 23rd
Fine Art – Art Immersion Weekend
February 22nd and 23rd
Shake the winter doldrums with a weekend of creativity and camaraderie. Join Jewelry Artist and Instructor Georgene Novak in a marathon session of jewelry and functional home décor workshops.
January 25th 1pm to 3pm – Create a Tree of Life
Sculptural, functional can hold your jewelry or ornaments. Create this expression of nature in metal. Walk in price $30.00
January 25th 5pm to 9pm – Bracelet Boot Camp
How many bracelets can you make in four hours? Bracelet Samples and inspirational pictures will be on display to help spark your creativity. You will work with copper, brass, aluminum, beads and crystals. Pizza provided. Walk in price $40.00
January 26th 11am to 12:30pm – Keepsake Picture Frame
End the weekend creating a one of a kind picture frame. Bring your orphaned earrings, broken necklaces, grandma’s jewelry, buttons and all the bobbles you’ve been saving. Walk in price $25
Package Price $80 you save $15
Fine Art – Art Immersion Weekend
February 22nd and 23rd
February 22nd 11am to 12:30pm – Paint and Pose
A professional yoga instructor will lead you through a 30 minute gentle yoga/chair yoga session including breathing exercises to relax your mind and prepare you to paint. Then Norma Tolliver professional artist and instructor will lead you through a free flowing abstract painting. Bring a small picture of your face to be included in the painting. Walk in price $35.00
No materials required.
LUNCH BREAK AND SHOPPING 12:30PM – 2PM
February 22nd 2pm to 4pm – Get Your Digital Camera Off Auto!
Join professional photographer Daniel P. Falvo for a brief lecture on the various settings on your digital camera. Then follow Dan and his wife Nicole for a Walking Photographic Workshop through Ocean Grove and Asbury Park. Dan and Nicole will help you set up your best shot with advice on lighting, composition, etc. Walk in price $60.00
Bring your camera with memory card. Your photos will be printed after the workshop to be used in the PAINT YOUR PHOTO session.
February 22nd 4:30pm to 5:30pm – Life Drawing
Join professional artist and instructor Nina Douglas for an hour long sketching session of a live model. The professional model will pose for 5 minutes, 10 minutes and longer poses. This is a unique opportunity to render the human form and perfect your skills. Walk in fee $35.00
February 22nd 6pm – 9pm – Paint Your Photo Pizza Party
During this three hour painting experience, you will turn one of the photos taken during the Walking Workshop into a painting. If you did not attend the workshop you should bring a subject with you to paint. Professional Artist and Instructor Norma Tolliver will help you with questions on composition, palette, brush choices and more to ensure you create a beautiful painting. Enjoy pizza, wine and the company of fellow artists as we create our works of art.
Bring a 16” x 20” canvas, your brushes and paints.
Materials can be provided for an additional $25
Walk In Fee is $60 (excluding materials)
February 23rd 10:30am – 12:30pm – Paint Your Photo
Work with artist instructor Norma Tolliver to complete your paintings. No additional fee.
Package Price $175 you save $15
Class size limited to 20 students. Workshop will fill up fast!
Registration Required – Workshops held at the Main Avenue Galleria School of Art at the base of the Majestic Hotel 19 Main Avenue, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756
732-988-1002 or www.mainavegalleria.com
For Hotel Reservations contact: Majestic Hotel 732-775-6100
I'm looking for two fine artists, two amazing and unique jewelry artists and one high quality crafter. Email me with a link to your work if you are interested in joining our family of more than 50 local artists. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Main Avenue Galleria is home to more than 50 local artists. Our mission is to be a haven for local artists, make art accessible to everyone by creating in a variety of price points, and to give back to our community. Join our website to stay abreast of the many gallery events. We thank you for your support of living artists.
The Main Avenue Galleria also offers on site custom framing, ready made mats and frames. Like everything else in our gallery our framing service is beautiful, and affordable with a variety of styles to suite every decor.
Did you know that you can purchase blank cards featuring the works of art created during previous paint around events? The cards sell for $5 each and include an envelope. We donate $4.50 of every card sold to the Bradley Food Pantry every month. Check out the available cards by clicking on Tax Deductible - Donations when you Browse by Artist from our home page. Thank you for your generous support.
BOOK YOUR NEXT EVENT WITH US! HAVING A REUNION, A SHOWER, BIRTHDAY, OR JUST WANT A DAY OF FUN? RESERVE A MORNING OF PAINTING WITH CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST, OR COLLAGE MAKING IN THE AFTERNOON WITH HIGH TEA, OR JEWELRY MAKING WITH ICE CREAM SUNDAES, OR DRAWING FLOWERS STEP BY STEP WITH A DELICIOUS LUNCH, OR PLEIN PAINTING AND A BOX LUNCH, OR DANCE INSTRUCTION AND DINNER. MINIMUM GROUP SIZE IS EIGHT. CONTACT NORMA FOR MORE DETAILS!