Sussex County Arts &   Heritage Council

Weekly Painting Group 

Come to our Wednesday Midday Painting group with Joanna West! (Please call ahead to confirm space at 973 - 383 - 0027) 

Every Wednesday

11AM - 1PM

$10.00 per. person 

Participants must bring their own supplies. 

Bring your own supplies and creativity, all media are welcome! The Wednesday Painting Group is a perfect chance to find camaraderie through making art and having great discussions. You are welcome to just stop in and say hello to check it out and see if it is something that you would like to take part in! 

Origami Class with Aldo - Family Friendly 

Come and experience an enchanting evening of shape transformation with Aldo Putignano, a renowned origami artist who volunteers with Origami USA. For children 5 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a parent.

Wednesday Dec. 6, 2023
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

SCAHC Gallery 133 Spring Street, Newton NJ

To register call Andrea at 973-383-0027 or pay below using PayPal. 

Origami with Aldo 2023

More about Aldo: 

Aldo was a grade school art teacher
for 29 years and came to Origami later
in life. He has developed a passion for
this Japanese art form and has helped
to develop several books on the

Aldo has also helped the American
Museum of Natural History
their Annual Origami Tree; a 13 ft.
Christmas tree decorated with over
1,000 themed origami ornaments
submitted by people around the
world. This event, run and
organized by Origami USA, features
in the Museum for two months
every year.  

These glass ornaments will catch the light, sparkling when they are hanging! Marcelle Rollinger will be running three classes this year, and all materials will be provided.

Pieces are taken to be fired and then brought back to the gallery for collection.

Class Dates:
Friday, November 17: 3-5PM
Friday, December 1: 3-5PM
Friday, December 8: 3-5PM

Snow date:
Friday, December 15: 3-5PM

Call (973) 383 - 0027 or pay online with PayPal to register.

Glass Ornaments 2023
Class Date

Learn how to etch wine glasses with several designs to choose from! You will be able to etch 2 wine glasses to take home at the end of the class. Additional wine glasses will be available for purchase on the day of the class.

SNOW DATE- Friday, January 12: 6:30 - 8:30PM

If you have any questions, please call (973) 383 – 0027.

Wine Glass Etching Class Price
Class Date

By Jonathan Hodgson

Each attendee will etch two slate coasters to take home. Choose between round and/or square coasters, then select from a variety of possible etching designs! This is a fun way to spend an afternoon or make Christmas Gifts!


Snow Date: Friday, January 26 - 6:30 to 8:30 PM

Wine Glass Etching Class Price
Class Date

More workshops and classes coming soon!

Do you have a talent, technique, media or project that you want to share? Have you thought about hosting a workshop to share your art with the world?

SCAHC is looking for artists to teach workshops and classes in our Spring Street Gallery.

For more information please contact Andrea at or call 973-383-0027.

Funding of the Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council has been made available in part by the NJ State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, through the State/County Partnership Block Grant Program, as administered by the Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council. Additional funding has been made available in part by the New Jersey Historical Commission through the County History Partnership Program, as administered by the Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council. Partial funding provided by the Sussex County Board of Commissioners.

Gallery / Office Hours

Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 PM Saturday: by appointment

133 Spring Street, Newton NJ 07860

Email:  |  Phone: 973 - 383 - 0027

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Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. 

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