Chinese Painting: Intro

April 20

This introductory workshop is perfect for anyone wanting to explore the essential art form in the Chinese tradition. Students will learn about Chinese culture while being instructed in the basics of Chinese brush painting. Techniques explored will include proper handling of the brushes, creating expressive brush strokes, and applying ink. Each student will complete a simple project during the workshop. This workshop is a requirement for the Chinese Brush Painting – Intermediate Class (or approval of Instructor based on previous experience). A materials fee of

Chinese Painting: Spring (Wed)

April 10

This new Chinese Brush Painting workshop is open to all skill levels, including both new and returning students. The basic techniques will be covered in the session: proper brush handling, different brush strokes, ink and color mixing, and use of different rice papers. The Instructor will provide the initial demonstration and subject matter (seasonal flowers).Students will be encouraged to complete their own individual paintings under her guidance. A materials fee of $5 is payable directly to the instructor. View more information or register.

Chinese Painting: Spring (Sat)

April 20

This new Chinese Brush Painting workshop is open to all skill levels, including both new and returning students. The basic techniques will be covered in the session: proper brush handling, different brush strokes, ink and color mixing, and use of different rice papers. The Instructor will provide the initial demonstration and subject matter (seasonal flowers). Students will be encouraged to complete their own individual paintings under her guidance. A materials fee of $5 is payable directly to the instructor. View more information or register.

What Inspires You?! – Section II

May 18

What sparks an idea before you draw? From art history and great masters to nature and everyday life, inspiration is essential for the creative mind! Let’s explore the fundamentals of design in the fields of Illustration and Graphic Design! Be imaginative and develop exciting projects such as logo design, portraits, and caricatures! Through the use of mixed media, such as acrylics, graphite pencils, oil pastels, charcoal and pen and ink, learn easy drawing and painting techniques! Create your own masterpiece, meet new friends and celebrate

What Inspires You?! – Section I

May 4

What sparks an idea before you draw? From art history and great masters to nature and everyday life, inspiration is essential for the creative mind! Let’s explore the fundamentals of design in the fields of Illustration and Graphic Design! Be imaginative and develop exciting projects such as logo design, portraits, and caricatures! Through the use of mixed media, such as acrylics, graphite pencils, oil pastels, charcoal and pen and ink, learn easy drawing and painting techniques! Create your own masterpiece, meet new friends and celebrate

Plein Air Painting: Watershed

April 27

This exciting new ACP workshop at the Watershed explores the popular 19th century tradition of watercolor painting outdoors (en plein air). Participants will discover the quality of natural light and how it changes over time, explore how color defines forms, learn how to represent natural colors, experiment with brush strokes and create textures. The instructor will offer suggestions to each person individually during the session, then near the end of class time, the group will meet together to share their work and the day’s painting

2014 Young Professionals Summit

November 14

The ACP is proud to be a sponsor of the Princeton Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals Summit.

Cabernet Cabaret featuring Sarah Donner and Friends

February 27

Join us for the Cabernet Cabaret, a cabernet-infused cabaret show in the most romantic month of the year!

Chanukah Concert featuring the Klez Dispensers

December 21

A force of creativity, The Klez Dispensers are fresh and daring!

Eric Mintel Quartet: A Charlie Brown Christmas

December 14

What better way to get into the Christmas spirit?