Arts Organizations

Arts Guild of New Jersey offers winter, summer and fall multi-week art classes for adults, teens and children, one-day art workshops, a children’s summer art camp and a variety of art talks, lectures and seminars on art and cultural topics. 1670 Irving Street, Rahway, NJ 07065
732-381-7511 •
Cret School of Art provides workshops for children and adults during the week and on Saturdays. 1030 Central Avenue, Plainfield, NJ 07060
908-757-7171 •
Jersey Central Art Studios offers eight-week day and evening courses and summer painting classes for adults and teens. All Classes meet at the Cranford Community Center located at
220Walnut Avenue, Cranford, NJ 07016
 908-709-7283 •
Visual Arts Center of New Jersey was founded as the Summit Art Association in 1933 by seven local artists who hoped to foster the appreciation, enjoyment, and practice of art. Today, after a $6 million renovation and expansion completed in the summer of 2005, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is recognized statewide for its high quality arts education and exhibition programs.
908-273-9121 •
Westfield Art Association was founded in 1922. Members are artists and patrons of the arts. They meet on scheduled Sundays in October, November, January, February, April and May at the Community room of the Westfield Municipal Building.