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The Ridgewood Art Institute’s 65th Annual Young People’s Scholarship Exhibition

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Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Art Institute’s 65th Annual Young People’s Scholarship Exhibition. This wonderful exhibition focuses on Young Aspiring Artist between the ages of 7 and 17 from the surrounding area. Their work will be hung in our beautiful galleries and family members and friends can view the work thru June 17th as well as at our Opening Reception, where awards will be also be announced. This is a lovely opportunity for those families with children interested in Art, to visit and see all that The Ridgewood Art Institute has to offer.

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Classes at the Ridgewood Art Institute

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Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Art Institutes Bill Angresano critiquing a sketch for a student in his Monday Morning Life Drawing Class. Drawing from Life is the bone structure of all good Art. Training your eye and hand to capture gestures quickly and accurately can only help strengthen your creative process. Creating Art produces endorphins which help galvanize us against these challenging times.

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Ridgewood Art Institute Artist: Creating Art produces endorphins which help galvanize us against these challenging times

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Art Institute Artist Members painting from the live model in Rebecca Leer’s Wednesday and/or Thursday Morning Oil Painting Class. Creating Art produces endorphins which help to galvanize us in these challenging times.

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Ridgewood Residents are required to clear snow and ice on abutting sidewalks within 24 hours after the storm has passed

Snow Blizzard of 2016 Ridgewood CBD

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Ridgewood NJ, The Village has an extensive snow emergency program which helps residents travel safer and easier in snowy weather.

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Merry Christmas from the Ridgewood blog

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PJ Blogger and the entire staff of the Ridgewood blog would like to Wish you a very Merry Christmas!

We also would like thank, you our readers , advertisers , patrons and supporters for all your contributions this year !

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PJ Blogger and the staff of the Ridgewood blog Wish You a Very Happy ,Healthy and Safe Thanksgiving

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The Artistic Trio Exhibits Their Artwork at The Gallery at West Side Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood

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Ridgewood NJ, three friends who share a love of art – Lisa Hahn, Pat Smythe and Shantala Kaikini – have joined together to showcase their work at The Gallery at West Side Presbyterian Church for the month of November.

The women inspire each other when they get together to paint and share their projects when working solo. They are active members of the Arts Council of Glen Rock and Creative Bergen, a countywide arts nonprofit. Each was selected to participate in the Ridgewood Arts Foundation’s ARTober exhibition at The Stable in Ridgewood.

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Ridgewood Art Institute Artist: Experience the Joy of Creating Art

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Art Institute’s Artist Members are actively engaged in painting from live models in Joel Mitnick’s Monday Nite Portrait Oil Painting Class. The Institute warmly welcomes potential students to visit during class times to witness the magic that unfolds within these creative walls. The act of creating art is known to stimulate endorphins, offering a valuable source of inspiration during these challenging times. Ridgewood Art Institute Artists express their gratitude for being able to return to their beautiful North Light Studios. For further details on available classes, interested individuals are encouraged to explore ridgewoodartinstitute.org. To ensure the best learning experience for all members, the Institute kindly requests that you contact the specific instructor you wish to study with before attending their class.

 

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Ridgewood Art Institute 70th Annual Sponsor Show Ends May 5th

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Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Art Institute  GALLERIES ARE OPEN FOR VIEWING TODAY, THURSDAY UNTIL 5PM.Sponsorships are limited, don’t miss this opportunity to participate in this exciting event…
It is that time of year again! Help support this wonderful non profit organization by becoming a Sponsor!

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Ridgewood Art Institute Sponsor Show

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Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Art Institute Sponsor Show is their biggest annual fundraiser. It is what keeps the lights on and maintains our beautiful building and grounds. Ridgewood Art Institute are respectfully requesting that ALL members donate at least one, if not two framed paintings towards this common goal. Another option is to become a Sponsor, yourself. For $275, you are guaranteed to go home the night of our Gala Drawing, with a gorgeous, framed painting.

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Ridgewood Art Institute: LAST CALL! CLOSING RECEPTION AND AWARD CEREMONY THIS SUNDAY 2-4PM

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Ridgewood NJ, last call the closing reception and award ceremony will be held on Sundale March 5th for the Ridgewood Art Institute’s 43rd Annual Open Juried Show. The show featured gorgeous pieces chosen from nationwide applications. On view in our beautiful galleries until March 5th from 10am-3pm daily

Also available for viewing online at ridgewoodartinstitute.org

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Lincoln’s Birthday

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Ridgewood NJ, Abraham Lincoln was born in Hardin County, Kentucky, on February 12 in 1809. He lived for a time in Indiana before moving to Illinois. He worked on a farm, split rails for fences, worked in a store, was a captain in the Black Hawk War, and worked as a lawyer. He married Mary Todd and together they had four boys, only one of whom lived to maturity.

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Ridgewood Art Institute: Make 2023 the year you bring your Artistic Skills to the next level!

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Ridgewood NJ, New Year’s Resolutions don’t have to feel like punishment. Make 2023 the year you bring your Artistic Skills to the next level. Whether you are an experienced Artist or a Novice, Ridgewood Art Institute can help you achieve the level of excellence you’ve always dreamed of. Our talented Instructors teach classes EVERYDAY! ALL students are taught in direct relation to their own personal skill level. RAI accepts students as young as 8 years old, and we also have active members who are in their 90’s.

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The Ridgewood Art Institute Instructors’ Exhibition October 9th – November 3rd, 2022 daily 10am-3pm

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Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Art Institute is a prominent player in the perpetuation of Classical Realism today and is considered one the nation’s best community art associations. It’s origins are based in the 19th Century French Barbizon School and it is closely tied to The Art Students League’s history, as there are many esteemed artists who have taught and studied at both RAI and ASL.

The Ridgewood Art Institute Instructors’ Exhibition features beautiful still lifes, florals and landscapes and will give art enthusiasts a wonderful sampling of the quality of work available for sale at our events. For art students this is a wonderful opportunity to explore the possibilities of starting either a new class or a new medium in one of our beautiful studios.

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