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.

Silk Scarf Painting (Dyeing)
Thursdays / November 30, December 7, 14, 2017
With Donna Carey-Zucker
Hand dye your own beautiful silk scarf in the design and colors of your choice. You will learn how to dye silk using French non toxic, silk dyes. Using resist technique, alcohol and salt. Silk scarf will be provided as well as a practice swatch and all supplies.
Member Fee: $75 per session / Non-Member Fee: $100 per session plus $20 material fee to be paid to Instructor

Mosaic & Tile Workshop
Saturdays / December 2, 9, 2017
With Stella Castro
Using left over stained glass pieces (glass shards) and ceramic tiles (broken pieces) and broken plates, the class will cover a wooden box, serving tray, small table top, terra cotta flower pot. Students can choose a wooden framed mirror, or simply create an artistically designed wall piece on a flat piece of wood. Seats are limited.
Member Fee: $60 per session / Non-Member Fee: $85 per session