2019 Summer Art Camp Summer Art Camps for Kids -July 11th through August 8th 2019 (air-conditioned art studio & private backyard) Bring a friend or come & meet new friends for one or more half-day sessions. Or, enjoy a full-day of art camp! Bring a snack & lunch for a backyard picnic & some free time to relax. ENROLL TODAY!!
Ages 6 – 11
IMAGINE YOUR DREAM VACATION, JULY 8 – JULY 11, 9:30 AM TO 12:30 PM OR JULY 15 – JULY 18, 1:00 PM TO 4:00 PM, Is it a tropical vacation with palm trees and beautiful blue water? or riding horses in the Rocky Mountains? Maybe your dream vacation would be exploring an African savanna with a group that helps protect endangered species! You will sketch, paint and create your own dream vacation with foam board, paint and model magic. You will also paint your dream vacation onto a T-shirt that you can wear this summer! Instructor:Ramona Agro
LOVE MY PET, July 8 – July 11, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm or July 22 – July 25, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Design and Create a pet-friendly back yard landscape with foam board, paint and Model Magic. Sketch a drawing first, then paint it onto a canvas panel. What will be in this pet- friendly back yard? A tree fort with a pet-friendly place to run and catch frisbees? A water bowl and shaded area under a tree? A strong fence to keep your pet safely away from the road? You will also paint your pet-friendly landscape onto a T-shirt that you can wear this summer! Instructor Ramona Agro
UNDER THE SEA, THE BEAUTIFUL SEA! July 22- 25, 1:00 – 4:00 pm or August 5- 8, 9:30 – 12:30 pm. Discover more magical, amazing creatures than you ever imagined! Star fish, sponges, mussels, barnacles, anemones, sea potatoes and plant like animals, oh my! Create a drawing, transfer it, then paint it on canvas. You will then create your own underwater world with foam board, paint and Model Magic. We will also paint this scene onto a T-shirt you can wear to the beach this summer! Instructor :Ramona Agro
CONNECTICUT’S ANIMALS- July 29- August 1, 9:30-12:20 pm. Would you like to draw, paint and create a clay sculpture of some of Connecticut’s Endangered Species? Some of these are the beautiful Connecticut cottontail bunnies, frogs, bees, fish and more! Draw and then paint them on a canvas panel. Also, create and paint a clay sculpture of them. You will also paint your group of endangered animals onto a T-shirt that you can wear this summer! Instructor:Ramona Agro
NEW ENGLAND’S WONDERFUL LIGHTHOUSES – August 5- 8, 1:00 -4:00 pm. Choose your favorite lighthouse or design your own! You will draw it, then paint it onto a canvas panel. You will see how the plaster is mixed and poured into the mold for the light house. After your plaster cast light house is dry you will paint it and then we will mount it onto a wooden board. When it is dry, you will paint it and add a walkway, a rock wall and painted waves. You will also paint your light house onto a T- shirt to wear to the beach this summer! Instructor: Ramona Agro.
VIKINGS AND THEIR AWESOME SHIPS- July 15 -18, 9:30 – 12:30 pm or July 29 – August 1, 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Sketch and then paint onto a canvas panel a magnificent Viking ship and a strong Viking with his helmet and protective armour. Create and paint a 3-D Viking ship with foam board and Model Magic. Using a Viking reference book, add many other protective items such as helmets, shoulder, arm plates, chest and leg armour to help complete your drawing. Viking items that are brought onto the ship can be added. You will also paint your Viking onto a T-shirt! Instructor:Ramona Agro
Monday through Thursday Art Camp for children ages 8-12 years:
COLOR EXPLORATION WITH SLIME, July 22 to 25, 1:00 Pm to 4:00 pm or July 29 – August 1 , 1:00 to 4:00 pm. We will explore the basics of color and color mixing starting with painting your own color wheel. Learn about primary, secondary, and tertiary colors while working with watercolors, making a bubble painting, and mixing basic, fluffy, rainbow, unicorn and glitter slime! Get inspired, a little messy, and have fun. Dress for the mess. Instructor: Wendy Ment.
MERMAIDS AND MYTHICAL CREATURES, July 8 – 11, 1:00 to 4:00 pm or July 15 – 18, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm or August 5 – 8, 9:30 – 12:30 pm. We will create the mythical creature(s) of your choice (mermaid, unicorn, dragon, etc.) while exploring a variety of art mediums including watercolor, acrylic & metallic paint, glitter, faux gemstones and more. Each day brings a new project, even dragon eggs and magic wands! Instructor: Wendy Ment.