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Michael
Wayne, NJ
Professional artist and instructor
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On April 3, 2001 the Creators Workshop Art School opened their doors at 1441 Ratzer Road, Wayne, the home of Preakness Baptist Church. That I named my school "Creators Workshop" and it has its roots in a church, well, the irony is not lost on me! I am forever grateful... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Creators Workshop
Thank you Kathy!
Toggle Commented Apr 1, 2021 on Talent & More! at Creators Workshop
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Talent and More! Proud to share the work of one of my all time favorite students! Hayden is as brilliant as she is talented. If she looks familiar it's because I've posted stories of Hayden winning art contests and just creating some incredible art. I'm really blessed to have Hayden... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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NFTs Boom as Collectors Shell Out to ‘Own’ Digital Art I've been seeing numerous articles regarding NFT's, Non-fungible tokens on the Internet over the last few months. I found this article on "WIRED" that does a good job informing the reader about NFT's. In case you were interested in investing... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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SUMMER FUN AT THE CREATORS WORKSHOP! TWO NEW WEEKS! DISCOUNT EXTENDED TIL MARCH 31! 14th Annual Summer Art Camp July 19 - 23 July 12-16 or August 2 -6, 16 - 20 For more info. visit our website at: http://www.Creatorsworkshop.com Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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20th Annual Student Art Exhibit, April 17th, 3-9 pm The Pandemic may have delayed our popular holiday exhibit but would never stop it!! We're happy to present our 20th annual student art exhibit on Saturday, April 17th, 3-9 pm. Due to social restrictions we have extended the exhibit time to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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Immersive Van Gogh exhibit comes to New York Art museums have drawn crowds everywhere from Tokyo to Paris to Bordeaux. (There was even a drive-in exhibit in Toronto last year.) Now, people in the United States finally get to enjoy this 360-degree experience set to music with not one, but... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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The First Blue Pigment Discovered in 200 Years Is Finally Commercially Available Made from rare earth elements, YInMn Blue is shockingly expensive. But that's not stopping everyone... CLICK HERE FOR ARTICLE Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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Free Dr. Seuss Cartoon Workshop, In Studio or Online! If you're a Dr. Seuss or Cat in the Hat fan, then the Creators Workshop Art School is the place to be on Saturday, February 27, 2- 3 pm. We're pleased to present this free, fun-filled cartooning workshop for children from... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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Onlinejuriedshows.com If you're looking to exhibit online, here are some great sources; https://www.onlinejuriedshows.com/ Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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This week's Tapinto.net You didn't need to watch the inauguration ceremony to know the future of art is in safe hands. While pomp and circumstance commenced once again with a new presidential term and the American government was turning a page, Amanda Gorman summed up in five minutes what we... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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The Rijksmuseum Has Made 709,000 Artworks Available for Free Online View of Houses in Delft, Known as ‘The Little Street’, Johannes Vermeer, c. 1658. (Photo: Rijksmuseum) CLICK HERE Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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It's never been easy but it's always been worth it! This week's Tapinto. net column https://www.tapinto.net/towns/wayne/columns/creators-workshop-art-instruction/articles/it-s-never-been-easy-but-it-s-always-been-worth-it Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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"Night Watch" By Rembrandt, Brought To Life The Rijksmuseum museum in Holland had an idea: Let's bring the art to the people and then, hopefully, they will come to see more - at the museum. They took one Rembrandt painting from 1642, "Night Watch" and brought to life the characters... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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Adult online art instruction Just a reminder our adult online classes begin this Wednesday, Jan. 6th. Our online art instruction is designed for adults at any level, beginner to advanced. I work with you every minute of the class providing hands on instruction sharing my 30 plus years experience as... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2021 at Creators Workshop
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Happy New Year! Wishing you great health, good cheer and a memorable 2021. We go forward into the new year with the fond memory of those we lost to the pandemic and remember them with love and gratitude for being in our lives. All of us at Creators Workshop want... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Leonardo da Vinci’s drawings have unique microbiomes, study finds Research could help slow down deterioration of aging artwork, unmask counterfeits. CLICK HERE for article Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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The Charmed Studio Blog and Podcast Meet Thea Fiore-Bloom, PhD, journalist and artist behind "The Charmed Studio Blog and Podcast". https://thecharmedstudio.com Thea brings together priceless interviews and resources for artists, writers, and artists//writer. Her blog is chock filled with great information, inspiration, and a great podcast to light a fire... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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WISHING EVERYONE A MERRY CHRISTMAS! THE REAL SHINING STARS AMONG US This past year I've been writing a little column on art in a digital publication called Tapinto.net. It's a great news source for Wayne residents. My column made the A&E page and deservedly so! Not because I wrote it... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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HELP ME 2 UNDERSTAND Podcast by Felicia Garland I miss Felicia Garland in my Thursday night paint class! Felicia came to class enthusiastic and always ready to tackle the next big thing whether it was a mountain, cloud or a simple still life. She was really hitting stride as an... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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The Fine Art of Carolyn Ferris Here is JESTER, he’ll brighten the darkest corners and light up the room. If you tune in to the astral music, you’ll hear his sound; a sweet tune to center and relax. He is the first of a limited edition series of 20 ea.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Those wonderful folks who gave you Santa Claus This week's Tapinto.net column... https://www.tapinto.net/towns/wayne/columns/creators-workshop-art-instruction/articles/those-wonderful-folks-who-gave-us-santa-claus Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Conserve Wildlife Foundation of NJ Art & Essay Contest Species on the Edge Art and Essay Contest for 5th graders is open! The contest empowers 5th grade students to advocate for an endangered or threatened species from New Jersey through a well-researched, creative essay and original art piece. One winner... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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The Creators Workshop is pleased to offer a variety of art services this holiday season. It's still not too late to order a portrait whether it's human or furry. (Just not a combination!) We also have the perfect present for those staying in, a gift card for online art classes.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2020 at Creators Workshop