Sunday, August 18, 2019

Art Exploration A New Art Workshop for Kids 6+ at Express Yourself Studios, Classes Begin October 16, Register Now!

Express Yourself Studios, located at 1877 Springfield Avenue in Maplewood is currently accepting enrollment for Art Explorations a new seasonal (Fall, Winter, Spring) children's art workshop.

Art Exploration is great for children ages 6+ who are interested in exploring different art genres, drawing and painting, mixed media and sculpture. The session meets Wednesdays for 6-weeks, 4:30 - 5:30 devoting 2-sessions to each art form. All materials are included, and sibling rates are available.

Fall Classes begin October 16, 2019. Registration deadline September 30.

Drawing & Painting (2 sessions)

Working from still life, photographs, images from art history and/or independent themes and ideas, students will be introduced to specific drawing and painting fundamentals and techniques. These include line drawing, value, shape, pattern, texture, shading and highlighting. While experimenting with a variety tools, media and techniques.

Mixed Media (2 sessions)

Students will create different, unique and individualized art pieces through a variety of themes and subject matter. Learn many art techniques, while creating diverse and imaginative projects. Projects will include drawing, painting, collage, sculpture, clay and numerous mixed media-based concepts, using an array of fun and tactile materials and inspiration from various artists from art history.

Sculpture (2 sessions)

Enjoy the highly tactile medium of clay! In this hands-on studio program, Students will learn some basic clay, pottery, and sculpture concepts using different tools and hand-building techniques: pinching, coiling, slab construction and modeling. Additionally, students will gain experience working with basic three-dimensional materials, such as clay and wood, paper, wire and fiber.

The workshop fee is $200 per child, the sibling rate is $175. Can't commit to a 6-week session, need more flexibility? Drop-In for a day or two. Secure your child's space now. The registration deadline is September 30!

To reserve a spot for your child please contact Express Yourself Studios 973-763-5256 or www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com.


Express Yourself Studios is an art studio and art gallery dedicated to being an outlet for children and adults to express themselves creatively via classes in the arts. As well as a space where artist are welcome to display their work and create utilizing the studio’s space. The Studio offers Cocktails & Canvas, Coffee & Canvas, Wine Glass Painting , Pinot & Pottery and a Summer Art Workshop, as well as hosts Private Art Workshops, Birthday Parties and other art events throughout the year. For more information about the studio visit www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com or read Express Yourself Studios’ Blog at http://expressyourselfstudios.blogspot.com to learn about the Studios’ events & happenings!

Friday, August 2, 2019

Yellow Cabinet Sale All Art 50% Off Use PromoCode ART4SALE19!

Express Yourself Studios located at 1877 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood, NJ has begun its "Yellow Cabinet Sale!" Twice a year we clear our cabinet of artwork. Original, abstract paintings created on cold pressed finished, acid free, 140 lb. watercolor paper using fluid and heavy body acrylic paints are available for purchase!

These are very textured and multi-layered "little paintings” each have a 3/4" white border and can be framed using a standard 12" x 12" frame (pieces comes un-framed). Created as a study for larger canvas pieces, each a small art gem on its own. For a limited time, use PromoCode ART4SALE19 (50% Off).

New paintings added daily, U.S. orders ships free. Visit the Yellow Cabinet Sale now!

Express Yourself Studios is an art studio and art gallery dedicated to being an outlet for children and adults to express themselves creatively via classes in the arts. As well as a space where artist are welcome to display their work and create utilizing the studio’s space. The Studio offers Cocktails & Canvas, Coffee & Canvas, Wine Glass Painting , Pinot & Pottery and a Summer Art Workshop, as well as hosts Private Art Workshops, Birthday Parties and other art events throughout the year. For more information about the studio visit www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com or read Express Yourself Studios’ Blog at http://expressyourselfstudios.blogspot.com to learn about the Studios’ events & happenings!

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Sip Your Wine in Style in a Glass Designed and Painted by You, Wine Glass Painting Sundays at Express Yourself Studios, Reserve Your Glass Now!


Join Express Yourself Studios, located at 1877 Springfield Avenue in Maplewood every Sunday 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM for Wine Glass Painting. Bring your favorite beverage and explore your creative side and enjoy an afternoon of creativity.

No experience necessary...be inspired, the main objective is to have fun! Leave with a custom painted wine glass designed by you (1 wine glass per person).

Wine Glass Painting is great for groups and organization, baby and bridal showers, or birthday day parties (ask about our private sessions), $30 per person (unless otherwise noted) supplies provided. Purchase additional glasses for $5 each.

Bringing in a group of 4 or more? Register at the Group Rate of $25 per person.

To enroll in this workshop please register 2- days prior. Contact Express Yourself Studios 973-763-5256, or www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com.

Express Yourself Studios is an art studio and art gallery dedicated to being an outlet for children and adults to express themselves creatively via classes in the arts. As well as a space where artist are welcome to display their work and create utilizing the studio’s space. The Studio offers Cocktails & Canvas, Coffee & Canvas, Wine Glass Painting , Pinot & Pottery and a Summer Art Workshop, as well as hosts Private Art Workshops, Birthday Parties and other art events throughout the year. For more information about the studio visit www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com or read Express Yourself Studios’ Blog at http://expressyourselfstudios.blogspot.com to learn about the Studios’ events & happenings!

Monday, June 10, 2019

Celebrate the Dad in Your Life, Special Father's Day Pinot & Pottery, Thurday, June 13, Register Now!

Express Yourself Studios located at 1877 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood, NJ will host a Special Father’s Day Pinot & Pottery, Thursday, June 13. Bring your bottle of wine* (or favorite beverage) and explore your creative side as we celebrate Dads and sculpt in clay using hand-building/slab techniques!

Create a vase, pot and many other functional pieces. No experience necessary...the main objective is to have fun! Leave with a finished masterpiece!!

Thursday, June 13, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM $35* per person or $30 per person for groups of 4 or more (adults only), materials, supplies and treats provided.

*Please note, no discounts, coupons or vouchers accepted for this session.

To enroll in this workshop please register 2-3 days prior.
**BYOB Wine or Beer Only. Must be 21+ to consume alcohol.

Express Yourself Studios is an art studio and art gallery dedicated to being an outlet for children and adults to express themselves creatively via classes in the arts. As well as a space where artist are welcome to display their work and create utilizing the studio’s space. The Studio offers Cocktails & Canvas, Coffee & Canvas, Wine Glass Painting , Pinot & Pottery and a Summer Art Workshop, as well as hosts Private Art Workshops, Birthday Parties and other art events throughout the year. For more information about the studio visit www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com or read Express Yourself Studios’ Blog at http://expressyourselfstudios.blogspot.com to learn about the Studios’ events & happenings!

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Wine Glass Painting at Express Yourself Studios, Sundays, 3 PM - 5 PM, Reserve Your Glass Now!

Join Express Yourself Studios, located at 1877 Springfield Avenue in Maplewood every Sunday 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM and every Thursday 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM for Wine Glass Painting. Bring your favorite beverage and explore your creative side and enjoy an afternoon of creativity.

No experience necessary...be inspired, the main objective is to have fun! Leave with a custom painted wine glass designed by you (1 wine glass per person).

Wine Glass Painting is great for groups and organization, baby and bridal showers, or birthday day parties (ask about our private sessions), $30 per person (unless otherwise noted) supplies provided. Purchase additional glasses for $5 each.

Bringing in a group of 4 or more? Register at the Group Rate of $25 per person.

To enroll in this workshop please register 2-3 days prior. Contact Express Yourself Studios 973-763-5256, or www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com.

Express Yourself Studios is an art studio and art gallery dedicated to being an outlet for children and adults to express themselves creatively via classes in the arts. As well as a space where artist are welcome to display their work and create utilizing the studio’s space. The Studio offers Cocktails & Canvas, Coffee & Canvas, Wine Glass Painting , Pinot & Pottery and a Summer Art Workshop, as well as hosts Private Art Workshops, Birthday Parties and other art events throughout the year. For more information about the studio visit www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com or read Express Yourself Studios’ Blog at http://expressyourselfstudios.blogspot.com to learn about the Studios’ events & happenings!

Monday, May 13, 2019

The School Year is Winding Down, Have You Made Plans for Summer? Register for Express Yourself Studios' Summer Art Workshop!

Express Yourself Studios located at 1877 Springfield Avenue in Maplewood, NJ has posted its Summer Art Workshop schedule. The Summer Art Workshop is offered June 24 - August 23, 9 AM - 12 PM for children ages 5 – 12 and provides children with the opportunity to experiment with a variety of media in a fun and supportive environment.

Children will be encouraged to use their imagination freely. Participants will create 10-15 art projects per week. The projects are often inspired by master artists, a particular process or technique. Children will learn about the artists or techniques through discussions, examples, and art-making.

Projects include painting, drawing, mixed media, collage, sculpture and print making (relative to the camp week). An exhibition and reception featuring students’ artwork will be held at the conclusion of each workshop week.

Register for a week or a day or two. Sibling rates available too! Early registration discounts available now - March 31.

Weekly Schedule - $250 Weekly***

Week 1 June 24 - June 28 Sculpture
Week 2 July 1 - July 3* Cartooning
Week 3 July 8 - July 12 Abstract Art
Week 4 July 15 - July 19 Latin Artists
Week 5 July 22 - July 26 African - American Artists
Week 6 July 29 - August 2 Mixed Media
Week 7 August 5 - August 9 Intuitive Art
Week 8 August 12 - August 16 Women in the Arts
Week 9 August 19 - August 23 Print Making

*$150 Reduced week due to the 4th of July Holiday. Camp meets July 1, 2, 3 only

**$200 per week if registering for 2 or more weeks or multiple children

Express Yourself Studios is an art studio and art gallery dedicated to being an outlet for children and adults to express themselves creatively via classes in the arts. As well as a space where artist are welcome to display their work and create utilizing the studio’s space. The Studio offers Cocktails & Canvas, Coffee & Canvas, Wine Glass Painting , Pinot & Pottery and a Summer Art Workshop, as well as hosts Private Art Workshops, Birthday Parties and other art events throughout the year. For more information about the studio visit www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com or read Express Yourself Studios’ Blog at http://expressyourselfstudios.blogspot.com to learn about the Studios’ events & happenings!

Monday, May 6, 2019

Planning a Birthday Party? Make it an Art Party at Express Yourself Studios!


Planning a birthday party? Make it an art party! Express Yourself Studios hosts art birthday parties for ages 2 and up. Unicorns, Superheroes, Ninja Turtles, or Fairies...all parties are unique and personalized.

Art Party Packages include:
• Two (2) hours of Studio time
• One (1) art project
• Face painting
• Party Facilitators
• All project supplies/materials and smocks for all participants
• Party Supplies (plates, napkins, tablecloths, utensils)
• Balloons

There are a variety of add-on options to choose from, such as pizza, cupcakes, favor bags, candy table and enhanced balloon decor!

Give us a call we're ready to celebrate with you!

Express Yourself Studios is an art studio and art gallery dedicated to being an outlet for children and adults to express themselves creatively via classes in the arts. As well as a space where artist are welcome to display their work and create utilizing the studio’s space. The Studio offers Cocktails & Canvas, Coffee & Canvas, Wine Glass Painting , Pinot & Pottery and a Summer Art Workshop, as well as hosts Private Art Workshops, Birthday Parties and other art events throughout the year. For more information about the studio visit www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com or read Express Yourself Studios’ Blog at http://expressyourselfstudios.blogspot.com to learn about the Studios’ events & happenings!