Submission Request for Senior Art Show

It’s almost time for the 2020 Somerset County Senior Art Show! Any artist age 60 or over and currently residing in Somerset County may submit one entry completed within the past three years (between 2017 – 2020). Please note that in order to ensure the safety of all entrants and staff, this year’s show will be held virtually only. All accepted artwork will be viewable online from September 21, 2020 through October 30, 2020 on the County website.

Applications for this year’s show must be completed online and are due September 9, 2020. The application can be accessed at http://www.co.somerset.nj.us/2020SeniorArt

On this page you will also find a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section which outlines the changes for this year’s exhibit as well as a brief guide on how to submit artwork. Please reach out to the Cultural and Heritage office at (908) 231-7110 or CulturalHeritage@co.somerset.nj.us with any questions or concerns, and please share!

Source: Somerset County Cultural Heritage Commission

 

New Young Rembrandts Virtual Camp!

Virtual Young Rembrandts Drawing

CARTOONS – CHARACTER CREATION DRAWING WORKSHOP
Learn the basics of cartooning and create your own characters! Each day students will learn techniques used in cartooning. Subjects like characteristics, features, exaggeration, action and personification will contribute to your child’s artistic advancement! Participants will need a pencil, eraser, paper, markers, colored pencils and a sharpie for the classes.  
Dates: M – F, Jul 27 – 31
Time: 9:30 – 11:30am
Grades: 1 – 6
Min: 5; Max: 12 students
Cost: $120
Location: Virtual Zoom (Instructor will email link)
Instructor: Live with Jane Blakeney – Young Rembrandts of Central West Jersey
For more information: www.youngrembrandts.com/centralwestjersey

BONUS! Students who have participated in  past Young Rembrandts after-school and summer camp at OHES & VES and register for this virtual camp will receive a free art supply kit (mailed to homes)!

Registration is now open at: register.communitypass.net/montgomery