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For those of you that do not know, the Croton Cortlandt Center for the Arts suffered a catastrophic fire on January 3, 2014. Despite all efforts, the building burned to the ground. But while the building is gone, cccArts lives on!
With the generous support of local community organizations, cccArts has been able to continue offering some programming at the Hendrick Hudson Free Library 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY 10548. Directions
Our efforts to locate a permanent new home are also ongoing, and we will pass along updates as we have more news. If you have questions or concerns, donations or support, please contact cccArts director Gayle Lamb at email@example.com .
Fall Time is Here!
There’s something for everyone- young and adults, beginners and experienced artists! Click FALL.2014 to view our full range of offerings for this Fall.
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Oct 25 -Nov 224 Saturdays10:30 - 12:30 pm
Third – Seventh Grade
Create and explore a character or two of your own! Emphasis on character creation, humor, idea generation and beginning storyboarding. Exposure to many cartooning techniques assist students in developing and maintaining their own original comic style. Expand your imagination through an exploration of modern and pop art masters.
Nov 1 -Dec 64 Saturdays9:15 – 10:15 am
Child, ages 3 – 8 with Adult
with Cathy Faiella
Parent/grandparent/caregiver and child share in art explorations. Projects include a collaborative clay keepsake, canvas painting, printmaking and collage. Inspiration taken from their lives, literature, observation and their imaginations. Help your child explore ways to think about and create art with many different materials while encouraging creative risk taking.
Nov 5 -Dec 17Wednesdays5:45 – 7:45 pm
Adult and Teen
This class will cover the fundamentals of watercolor painting and further intermediate painters. Learn composition, paint preparation, mixing colors, blending, and more.
Nov 6 -Dec 44 Thursdays5:45 - 7:45 pm
Fourth Grade – Beginner Adults
with Cathy Faiella
Learn fundamental drawing and painting skills including making a composition and exploring color through liberating non conventional techniques! Wonderful experience with your child or grandchild.
Nov 7 - 21Fridays1:00 - 3:00 pm
Ninth Grade – Adult
with Sandra Golbert
We will learn how to prepare and use wax & dyes on silk to create gorgeous wearable art!
Dec 6 Saturday3:00 - 5:00 pm
Adult and Child
Join us in this family art-making tradition of creating festive handcrafted ornaments filled with special meaning. Materials include glass, wood, fiber. These make great gifts for friends and loved ones.
Jan 15 -Mar 19Thursdays4:00 - 5:30 pm
Kindergarten – Third Grade
with Cathy Faiella
Explore characteristics of line, shape and color with projects designed to engage the young artist! Drawing, painting, collage, 3D projects and more.
Jan 23 -Mar 20Fridays4:00 - 5:30pm
Third – Fifth Grades
The how and why are explored in observation, perspective, and inventions! What can you do with a few simple ideas and tools? Parachute into fun with gadget tinkering and figuring things out!
Feb 16 -Feb 209:00 - 12:00 pm
WINTER BREAK CAMP
First – Sixth Grade
Fine art exploration in a fun, vibrant environment: Darwing, Painting, Paper Mache, Clay, Construction, Collage and Art Games. Young people grow and bloom from strengthening their skills in materials, techniques and developing their own visual identity. A cccArts camp experience will tap into the heart of your child’s innate creativity.