school of cultural arts

The Islip Arts Council, through its School of Cultural Arts, offers fine art, music, yoga and meditation classes for adults and children. All classes are taught by professionals in their fields. Members of the Islip Arts Council and Islip Art Museum are entitled to a 10% discount on classes.

Classes take place in Brookwood Hall in the Museum School Classroom. Registration: In Person, Mail-in or Phone-In. You do not have to be a Town of Islip resident. Call 224-5420 or 224-5402 for information.

The Art of Writing Series 2017
Saturdays, 10 am to 12 noon
November 4 / Russ Moran: The Nuts and Bolts of Writing
November 11 / Sandy Lanton: Major Dramatic Question - The Secret to Good Plot Development
November 18 / Tom Young: Personification (NOTE - Tom asks for attendees to his presentation to bring their own exercises in personification based on three items he used for his book. Attendees will be supplied with a list.)
November 25 / John Cardone: Photo Books - The Art of Writing with Pictures
December 2 & 9 / Roland Allnach: Publish Your Book (a two-part presentation)

You Can Create Art! (ages 8-12 )
Saturdays: 12:30pm - 2:00 pm
Oct 7, 14, 21, 28

Through the Lens: Introduction to Waterscape & Wildlife Photography
Thursdays: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sept 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19

The Art of Cartooning and Illustration (ages 6-12)
Saturdays: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Sept 16, Oct 21, 28, Nov 4