RiverWinds Community Center, NJ


Art & Crafts Classes

The RiverWinds Community Center's Arts & Crafts programs provide an outlet for the artist in all of us, hosting a variety of mediums with which to work during a varied programming schedule. Among its many amenities, the Arts & Crafts room boasts an electric kiln for ceramic work, and ample work space for painting, sculpture, crafts, and more.

Check out current programming schedule below to find what classes are available for you to explore your creative side!

Spring 2023

Ceramics with Michele
  • A 4-week ceramic class where participants will create functional, or decorative beautifully designed objects using a combination of basic clay hand building techniques of coils, slabs, rolling pins and pinch pots.  Each student will design a unique project which can range from trays, cake plates, bowls, baskets, pitchers and much more.  Students will also learn how to paint and glaze their pieces which are fired in the kiln.  No prior experience necessary.  Students who have taken previous classes can use the skills and techniques that they have learned to create more complex projects.
    Please note: You must sign up for all 4 weeks. 
  • Tuesdays from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Three 4-week sessions... choose one or the other ... or choose BOTH!
      • March 14th - April 4th 
      • April 18th - May 9th
    • Price per session: $40 Member, $80 Non-Member, Max. 10
Watercolors with Denise

  • Watercolor PLUS Class
    • A 4-week Watercolors class: Have you completed the Beginner Watercolor Class but feel like you need a bit more guidance to bring your paintings to the next step? This class may be just what your looking for! All materials included. Must sign up for the 4 weeks.
      • Mondays
        • Morning Session  from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm OR Afternoon Session 12:30pm to 3:30pm
          • March 27th, April 3rd,  April 17th &  April 24th
          • May 1st - May 22nd
      • Tuesdays
        • Mornings  from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
          • March 28th, April 4th,  April 18th &  April 25th
          • May 2nd - May 23rd
      • Must choose either the Morning or Afternoon Session for the full 4 weeks, you cannot combine times during a session.
      • Price: $40 Member, $80 Non-Member, Max. 10
  • Beginner Watercolor Class
    • A 4-week Watercolors class: This sessions is for individuals new to watercolor and want to learn more about its properties and how to create interesting effects and paintings. No prior experience necessary! All materials included. Must sign up for the 4 weeks.
      • Tuesday Afternoons from 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
        • March 28th, April 4th,  April 18th &  April 25th
        • May 2nd - May 23rd
      • Price: $40 Member, $80 Non-Member, Max. 10

Adult art classes are for those ages 16+.
Please call 856-251-0990 x205 with questions or to enroll.
Thank you for your cooperation!

Have a group of eight or more and interested in booking a private painting party? Contact Mandee Casey at 856-251-0990 x205 or email KernM@RiverWinds.org.