MAC Art Parties at the Café Continue this Summer

CAPE MAY – You don’t have to be Martha Stewart to create home-crafted décor and art instructor Juliana Jost is ready to show you how to do it in only two hours.

Bring your creative enthusiasm to the Carriage House Café & Tearoom, at the 1879 Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., for a series of creative events this summer: Art Parties at the Café. Create your unique Rustic Wooden Décor piece during a fun-filled two-hour lesson under the instruction of professional art teacher Juliana Jost. No experience is required, and all materials will be provided.

Art Parties at the Café are offered from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the following dates. Each evening has a different theme:

Aug. 9: Create a rustic finish on wood and use a stencil to paint a lighthouse

Aug. 23: Create a “paradise” painting on wood

Admission is $40 and each artist will take home their finished product. Admission also includes fruit, veggie and cheese tray and all art materials. There is a maximum of 30 people per event. Register at or email For more information, call (609) 884-5404.

The Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC) is a multifaceted not-for-profit organization committed to promoting the preservation, interpretation and cultural enrichment of the Cape May region for its residents and visitors. MAC membership is open to all. For information about MAC’s year-round schedule of tours, festivals and special events, call (609) 884-5404 or (800) 275-4278, or visit MAC’s website at