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Summer Program

summer 2018 – register today!


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Ages 4 – 6

DRAWING & PAINTING

June 25th –29th $300
Monday – Friday, 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

We will explore drawing and painting while creating original pieces of ART! We’ll have fun experimenting to draw in unusual ways and will paint using tempera paints we’ve made ourselves! This week promises lots of hands on FUN! All supplies included.

BEACH WEEK

July 2nd – 6th (no class July 4th) $245
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
It is summer in theArtRoom and we are bringing the beach indoors! We will explore with sand, water and sun. Our drawing, painting and sculpture projects will all be “BEACH” inspired. All supplies included.

SCULPTURE I

July 23rd – 27th $300
Monday – Thursday, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children will explore sculpture with clay, wood, wire. fabrics and more! If your artist loves to build things while exploring with shape and form in 3D this is the perfect week! All supplies included.


Ages 6 – 10

BEACH WEEK – 4 spots open

July 2nd – 6th (no class July 4th) $245
Monday – Friday, 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
It is summer in theArtRoom and we are bringing the beach indoors! We will explore with sand, water and sun. Our drawing, painting and sculpture projects will all be “BEACH” inspired. All supplies included.

Drawing and Painting Animals – FULL

July 3oth – August 3rd $325
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Children will learn to draw and paint their favorite animals. We will explore drawing a variety of poses to illustrate movement. Our young artists will have the opportunity to draw from life with live animals in the studio each day! Children will work in charcoal, pencil, paint and pastels. $25 animal model fee included.

Pop-Up book design 

August 6th – 10th $300
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Do you love to draw and illustrate? This week is all about bringing your drawings to life. Each artist will illustrate a picture book of their own (no writing necessary). We will learn how to create and build pop-ups and put our creative drawing and paintings into a real book! All supplies included.

RECYCLE ART* 

August 20th – 24th $300
Monday – Friday, 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This week is all about creating with recycled materials. We will turn “trash into treasure” by working in 2D and 3D. We will experiment with drawing, painting and sculpture using plastic packaging, recycled board, food wrappers and more! *Please note: we will use packaging from food products. All supplies included.


Ages 9 – 13

TIE DYE WEEK

July 9th – 13th $325
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

This will be the most colorful week of the summer!  While we create tie dye paintings, t-shirts, textiles and more we will explore color and many different techniques. $25 materials fee included. 

Fashion Design I – FULL

July 16th – 20th $325
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Discover what it takes to be a successful fashion designer. Students will learn how professional designers use color, fabric, texture and pattern. We will discuss design elements, styles and trends. Each student will create a personal project, beginning with a mood board and fashion sketch and ending with a complete garment made of non-traditional materials. We’ll complete the week with an informal fashion show for parents and friends. Note: No sewing required. $25 materials fee included. 

Sculpture II 

July 23rd – 27th $300
Monday – Friday, 1:00 am –  3:30 pm

Children will explore sculpture with clay, wood, wire, fabrics and more! If you love to build things or would like to learn more about how to turn an idea into a sculpture, this class is for you! We will look at the work of several artists for inspiration! All supplies included.

Ship in a bottle – sculpture

August 6th – 10th $300
Monday – Friday, 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Building a ship in a bottle was an old form of maritime art. We will look at vintage vessels for inspiration and create a “faux” ship in a bottle from wood and recycled plastic water bottles. Final ship model will be completed with paint and fabric sails. All supplies included.

WATERCOLOR Painting

August 20th – 24th $325
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am –  12:00 pm

We will introduce the class to watercolor by experimenting with paints and a variety of brushes. We will learn basic watercolor techniques and will complete the week with an original still life painting. $25 materials fee included. 


Ages 13 & up 

Open Studio I

July 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th $265
Mondays, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Open Studio II

August 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th $265
Mondays, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Open Studio will allow artists to explore and create individually while working one-on-one with the instructor. Students will have the opportunity to build their portfolio, work on current or develop new projects of their choice. An introduction to a variety of techniques and materials will be covered. $25 materials fee included. 

DRAWING 101

July 31st –  August 3rd $265
Tuesday – Friday, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Sharpen your ability to draw what you see! Whether you’re a beginner or just want to brush up on your drawing skills, this class will inspire and challenge you with simple exercises and demonstrations covering spatial relationships, light and shadow, perspective and texture.  Sketchbooks will be provided. $25 materials fee included.