Knock, knock…It’s National Joke Day.

My grandparents owned a bungalow colony in the Catskills where I spent every summer until I was 11. The mothers … Read More

Meet Our New Board Members

Three Westbury Women Join Westbury Arts Board Three local women—Jacki Beder, Dorcas Kiptoo and Angelica Medina—have been appointed to the … Read More

Four Months Later: Westbury Middle School Students Reflect on Art Contest

They Loved Manhattan. Now that four months have passed, we thought it would be interesting to get reactions from some … Read More

Meet Your Music Instructors: Sumari

Improvisation Workshop with Sumari This workshop takes musical improvisation to new heights. Westbury jazz drummer Tom Cabrera and his trio … Read More

Meet Your Illustration Instructor: Jay Stuart

Illustrating With A Narrative “I always enjoyed comic books,” says illustrator and painter Jay Stuart. He attended The School of … Read More

Meet Your 3D Picture Art Instructor: Christopher Hobbs

3D Picture Art It all started with doodling. Christopher Hobbs – who has worked as an arborist, soft ball umpire, … Read More

Meet Your Art Instructor: Patty Eljaiek

Work With What You Have – Resist Process Fabric Design Sometimes it takes the right teacher to awaken an interest … Read More

Meet Your Colored Pencil Instructor: Jill Velasco

In her Colored Pencil Flower Workshop artist Jill Velasco will teach techniques of working with colored pencils to achieve life-like results that make people wonder if your drawing is a painting or a photograph.… Read More

Meet Your Ceramics Instructor: George Black

Ceramics You don’t need a potter’s wheel to make clay art. Art teacher George Black teaches how to hand build … Read More

Meet Your Wireworking Instructor: Maureen Baranov

Wireworking 101 In this workshop you’ll learn how to fashion unique jewelry. The material and the tools are simple but … Read More