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Summer Program

summer 2019

We are now offering Summer Saturdays in addition to our weekly programs!


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2019
Ages 4 – 7

nature week – 4 spots open

July 1st – 5th (no class July 4th) $260
Monday – Friday, 9:30am – 12:00pm

Drawing - painting - printmaking - sculpture. We will create all nature inspired projects! $25 materials fee included.

Sculpture

August 19th – 23rd $325
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am –  12:00 pm

Children will explore sculpture with clay, wood, wire, fabrics and more! If you love to build things or create in 3D, this class is for you! We will look at the work of several artists for inspiration! $25 materials fee included.

Summer SaturdayS

SCULPTURE – CLAY and PLAY
June 22nd, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm, $90

All supplies included.


Ages 6 – 10

RECYCLE ART*

July 1st – 5th (no class July 4th) $260
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.  $25 materials fee included.

Drawing and Painting Animals – FULL

August 5th – August 9th $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 12th – 16th $325
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!  $25 materials fee included.

Summer SaturdayS

DRAWING – Pop Art Inspired Drawings
July 6th, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm, $90

All supplies included.

SCULPTURE – Wire and Wood
July 27th, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm, $90

All supplies included.


Ages 8 – 13

Painting – 5 spots open

July 8th – 12th $325
Monday – Friday, 9:30 am –  12:00 pm

We will introduce the class to watercolor, acrylics and water-based oils. We will learn basic painting techniques and will complete the week with a collection of paintings. $25 materials fee included.

Fashion Design I – 7 spots open

July 15th – 19th $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. 

Textiles – TIE DYE – Shibori WEEK – FULL

July 29th – August 2nd, $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. 

Sculpture – 6 spots open

August 19th – 23rd $325
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 create in 3D, this class is for you! We will look at the work of several artists for inspiration! $25 materials fee included.

Summer SaturdayS

ABSTRACT PAINTING – Acrylic on canvas
August 10th, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm, $90

All supplies included.


Ages 13 & up 

fashion design II – 5 spots open

July 22nd – 26th, $325
Monday – Friday, 9:30am – 12:00pm

We are so excited to have artist/designer Elizabeth Saitta lead this class. Our designers will discover what it takes to be a successful fashion designer. Students will work with mostly organic materials in monochromatic tones to create their original design. Each designer will work on a dress form to create, fit and alter their piece. We will complete the week with a gallery display of all the final designs. Family and friends are invited to join us for an artist reception at the end of the week. Details will be provided. Note: No sewing required. $25 materials fee included.

DRAWING 101

July 29th – August 2nd, $325
Monday – 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. This class is for age 13 - adult. Instructor: Tim Neill