Main Avenue Galleria
57 Main Avenue Ocean Grove, NJ 07756 732-9881002
FOR YOU: The Galleria is a favorite destination for art enthusiasts, gift-givers seeking unique items for friends and family (or themselves), and anyonoe wishing to add originality and distinction to their home or business décor. Visitors remark that our extensive collection of original and finely crafted art conveys the atmosphere of a museum — an oasis of beauty and reprieve. Many visitors are repeat out-of-town customers, making the point to take a weekend shore holiday to visit us. Not only is the art quality and diversity inspiring, 80% of each sale is returned to the artist, so your support of their fine talents and livelihood is guaranteed!
For artists: The Galleria was started in 2002 to provide a haven for local artists. If you are an artist working in the state of New Jersey and are interested in joining, please contact us to arrange an appointment. Although space is limited, we occasionally have openings for new artists and welcome your inquiries.
For businesses: We offer customized services to businesses interested in creating a unique decor and inviting atmosphere for their clients. More information is available on our service page.
MAG School of Art
The Main Avenue Galleria School of Art was started on January 16, 2012 with four or five class offerings. Today, we offer over fifteen classes with more being added every day.
This is the place to shop for the perfect course to learn a new skill, or to enhance your painting prowess. Courses range from Basic Drawing to Pastel Painting to Jewelry Making, Doll Making, Quilting and more.
Choose from a two hour workshop to a seven week long course. All classes are taught by professional artists and instructors. We have a large variety of children's art classes coming for the summer months. Keep watching this spot.
Also available are private art instruction for children and adults. Just let us know what you want to work on and we will match you with the perfect instructor.
Have a group coming into town and not sure how to entertain them all? How about a private art experience for your group followed by a reserved table at one of our many fine restaurants? Check out the Arts & Eats offerings for details. Or for some fun on a Saturday night try our Sips & Serendipity workshop.
Our newest offering is Sips & Serendipity.
Sips & Serendipity is a casual, social, instructor guided painting experience designed to be enjoyed with your favorite beverage of choice. Bring your bottle of wine, beer or herbal tea to one of our classes and sip as we create the perfect master piece for your bedroom wall.
An instructor will guide you step by step through the painting process. Your instructor will tell you which paint to use, which brush to use and so on. Absolutely no prior painting or drawing experience is required. Enjoy your wine and the company of others as you reconnect with your inner artist. Guests will leave with a completed 16” x 20” canvas painting.
Classes are two to two and a half hours long. Paints, canvases, aprons, brushes and easels are all included in the price of $40 per person. A different subject will be offered each session. Click Buy to register and reserve your space. Class size is limited to 15 students and will fill up quickly. You must be 21 or older to attend.
You can register for Sips & Serendipity by coming to the store at 57 Main Avenue in Ocean Grove, calling the store 732-988-1002, registering on our website under the tab "ART CLASSES" or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.