Atlantic Highlands Arts Council
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  • Youth Classes

    Making Comics (ages 6-10)

    Wednesdays, April 11 - May 30

    4PM - 5PM 


    Learn the process and dynamics of creating comics.

    Taught by Kristin Middleton


    $150


    Please bring the following supplies to class:

    9x12 Strathmore 20 Sheet Bristol Board

    Sketchbook (optional)

    Any basic HB pencil

    2H lead pencil (optional)

    Any kneaded eraser

    Any white soft rubber eraser

    12 inch ruler

    Liner pens sizes 01, 03, 05

    Any set of markers or watercolors

    Making Comics (ages 11-18)

    Wednesdays, April 11 - May 30

    6PM - 8PM 


    Learn the process and dynamics of creating comics.

    Taught by Kristin Middleton


    $150


    Please bring the following supplies to class:

    9x12 Strathmore 20 Sheet Bristol Board

    Sketchbook (optional)

    Any basic HB pencil

    2H lead pencil (optional)

    Any kneaded eraser

    Any white soft rubber eraser

    12 inch ruler

    Liner pens sizes 01, 03, 05

    Any set of markers or watercolors

    Youth Interest Groups

    Teen Open Studio

    Every Wednesday

    4PM - 5PM

    Bring your latest project or passion and work along side other teens.  Be inspired by each other, learn from each other, or just come hang out with other teen artists while you do what you love!

    Please bring your own supplies.

    Adult Interest Groups

    Open Studio

    Every Saturday

    10 AM - 1PM

    Bring your latest project and work alongside others in the studio.  Feel free to work in any medium except oil paints!

    Cafe Italiano

    Every Thursday*

    1PM - 3PM

    Join us for cappuccino and conversation ... entirely in Italian!  All experience levels welcome to come practice their skills.

    * No cafe on Thanksgiving or Christmas week  

    Chamber Music

    Every Saturday

    3PM - 5PM

    Chamber music ... to play or to listen... with Joel DeWitt on violin.

    Multi Age Classes

    Special Events

    FilmOneFest

    FilmOneFest (the Atlantic Highlands One-Minute International Film Festival) is a celebration of the super short film and a snap-shot of the creative image making happening online and across the world. Founded in 2008, the festival takes place on third Saturday of July at the Atlantic Highlands Marina and is screened at other venues throughout the year. Films (under 2 minutes in length) from local and international film and video makers are projected on a giant screen under the stars on the historic shores of Sandy Hook Bay. 


    Visit FilmOneFest

    Mercuryan Fest

    The Mercuryan Fest is a monthly series featuring music, short films, and performance art.  Founded by a local high school student, this event brings in indie, punk, and experimental bands from all over the state and beyond. 

    Exhibits

    What's the Matter?

    Sunday, April 1 - Tuesday, April 24

    Opening Reception Saturday APril 7, 6PM to 8PM


    A mixed-media exhibition featuring the work of 4 artists.