Welcome to Community Arts Association - Celebrating 50 Years of Service to the Art Community



Watercolorist Elizabeth Allison gave a demonstration of her Expressive Watercolor technique at the April 11 meeting. Her work incorporates broad washes, controlled drips, splashes and many layers and miraculously, recognizable landscapes and images emerge. To see her work, go to www.elizabethallison.com


CAA is a non-profit organization open to all artists and art enthusiasts. We have 100 plus members from northern New Jersey and lower New York State. The Association was incorporated in 1965 to answer to the needs of artists in Allendale and the surrounding communities. Monthly meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month from September through May at Trinity Church, 55 George St., Allendale, NJ. Meetings feature painting demonstrations by well known local artists. The Association also sponsors workshops, which are open to members and non-members. To learn more, go the the "JOIN" page.

Upcoming events are as follows:


May 9 General Meeting. Arlene Steinberg will give a demo of Colored Pencil painting.
May 9 and 10 Workshop. Arlene will conduct a 2 day colored pencil workshop.
Please see the Calendar page for details on all these programs.

Monthly Artist: Elly Wane

Swallowtail in the Daisies

Elly's watercolor of an Eastern Swallowtail butterfly and Gaillardia daisies is a reflection of the beauty of nature, as is all of her work.

View Elly Wane's page