The History: Founded in 1926 in central NJ, duCret is the state’s oldest art school. A private, nonprofit corporation, the school is a well-established and highly esteemed entrepreneurial training center for emerging artists.
The Mission: duCret aims to provide a semester-long arts-education comparable with the top art schools and academies in the nation. To do so, the school's programs combine a foundation in the fundamentals of art with the latest technology, including computer-based art programs. The programs prepare students for careers in the art industry.
The Media: The school's curricula covers a wide range of media, including painting, sculpture, graphic design, digital illustration, and interior design, photography, film, and computer-based art. Programs are for adults starting as young as 16 years old.
Continuing Education: In addition to these standard semester course offerings, adult workshops and open-studio sessions are available year-round. Summer camps for kids and teens, ages 6-15 years old. The school also serves as a community art center and networking hub via other NJ arts organizations.
Lisa Brown is a self-taught artist who has been teaching classes for more than 30 years. At Art as Therapy, Lisa has dedicated herself to the belief of art as a therapeutic resource that can help others express themselves and find a source of artistic pride. Art as Therapy's schedule hosts a variety of workshops in topics such as watercolor, plaster sculpture, and tie-dye scarves, all aimed to encourage participants to enhance their lives and well-being through the process of creation.
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What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Le Pari Dance Center offers wide range of activities! Le Pari creates a fun atmosphere for all levels of dancers. The studio's highly trained instructors keep the atmosphere lively and supportive as they guide couples, singles, and children through dance routines.
What's one tip for first-time students that will make them feel like veterans?
Le Pari Staff is trained to work with complete beginners and make their experience unforgettable! It will be entertaining and relaxing!
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Inspiration is to bring the joy of dance to local community.
What do you love most about your job?
Le Pari staff can share dance knowledge and love for dancing on every day basis.