2018 Summer Art Camp Summer Art Camps for Kids -July 9th through August 9th 2018 (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
YOUR DREAM VACATION, JULY 9 – JULY 12, 9:30 AM TO 12:30 PM OR JULY 16 – JULY 19, 1:00 PM TO 4:00 PM, Is it sailing down the CT. River, a camping trip to a State Forest, a visit to a Caribbean Island, a trip to Cape Cod, or a trip to the Grand Canyon? Students will draw and then paint their dream vacation on canvas. Students will also create and paint a clay sculpture of their own dream vacation based on their sketch and painting.Instructor: Ramona Agro
LOVE MY PET, July 9 – July 12, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm or July 16 – July 19, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.. Bring several photos of your pet (or one you wish you had) to kids’ camp. Learn to use shape, line, texture to draw a pet portrait with photos for inspiration. Then expand your skills with a painting on canvas and a clay sculpture that honors your special pet. Instructor: Ramona Agro.
THE SEA, THE BEAUTIFUL SEA! July 23 – July 26, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm or July 30 – Aug 2, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Students will plan and sketch their favorite sea shore scene, leaping dolphins, beautiful sailboats, sandy beaches, colorful umbrellas and children building sand castles. Then students will expand their skill creating a clay sculpture and painting of their summer sea shore scene. Instructor: Ramona Agro.
DESIGN YOUR OWN DREAM HOUSE, July 23- July 26, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm or August 6 – Aug, 9, 9:30 to 12:30 pm. Sketch, paint and then create your own foam board 3D dream house! For each room students then sketch, design and create tables, chairs, appliances, TV’s, shelves, furniture, vases, art work and more. Instructor: Ramona Agro.
TURTLES,LIZARDS, SALAMANDERS AND SNAKES,OH MY!, July 30 – Aug. 2, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm or Aug. 6 to Aug. 9, 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Toads, frogs, beetles,crickets, praying mantis, and more. Summer has some incredible, special and guests. Students will choose their favorites to sketch and paint on canvas. Clay sculptures of each students favorite crawly, hopping or slithering critters will then be created. When dry, the clay sculptures will be painted. Instructor: Ramona Agro.
Monday through Thursday Art Camp for children ages 8-12 years:
COLOR EXPLORATION WITH SLIME, July 23 to 26, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm or August 6 – 9, 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 9 – 12, 1:00 to 4:00 pm or July 16- 19, 9:30 am to 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.