Summer Art Camps, (Scroll down for Spring & Summer Classes)

​We are excited to offer our fun summer art camps again this year! Now 2-1/2 hours, our fabulous children’s art faculty is gearing up and planning creative projects exploring many varied mediums! Campers will experience the solid traditional mediums of drawing and painting, as well as learning new techniques and being exposed to new art skills. New projects each day – no repeats!

Sign up for one, two or more weeks.

We welcome our excellent summer art faculty!  Lillian Johnston and Sara Gmitro – professional art educators are with us this summer to give your child a great art camp experience!

 
MORNING ART DISCOVERY CAMP (AM) Ages 5-7 years old
Time: 9:00-11:30am

Campers will produce fun projects that will uncover their creativity and imagination. Using a wide variety of materials, projects will include painting, ink prints, fabric media, drawing, clay, watercolor, sculpture and much, much more.

AFTERNOON ART ADVENTURE CAMP (PM) Ages 8-11 years old
Time: 1:00-3:30pm

Campers will work with a variety of media and processes including painting, drawing, printing, clay and more. Create independent original artwork in a fun supportive group environment.
Cost includes all materials, a snack and unlimited fun!

Cost: $195/week, space is limited, so sign up soon.
8 Weeks, June 17th through August 16th  
 

SUMMER CLASS

Summer Discount 
$10 discount on any class when you register by May 15, 2019. If you know you're going to be taking class with us this summer, take advantage of this special discount- it helps us plan and it helps you save money! 
Use code spring adult class in the space provided on the left-hand side of the check out page.

WEDNESDAY

Creative Studio (10-14 yrs, 5th-8th grade)                                                        
Instructor: Sonia Penaranda-Taggart

This class is for students who love art and to work with their hands…topics will include drawing, painting, constructing, sculpting, modeling, and much more…wherever our imaginations take us! We will use a variety of media including watercolor and acrylic paint, clay, wood, metal, foam and recycled/upcycled objects. Students will be challenged each week with guided projects, but are encouraged to be curious and develop their own individual direction as well.  All supplies included.
When: 6/19-7/31 (7 classes)
Time: 4:30-6:00pm
Cost: $226
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​Spring Youth Classes


MONDAY
Paint, Pastels & More! (7-10 yrs, 2nd-4th grades)
Instructor: Lyndsay Murphree
In this class your child will discover new ways to create! Using various mediums, we will delve into famous artists, famous art movements and be inspired in our own explorations. Each week will be a new adventure!
When: 4/8 – 6/10 (9 classes)
No class 5/27
Time: 4:30-6:00pm

Cost: $274


TUESDAY

Draw, Paint, Print, Sculpt!   (3rd-6th grade)
Instructor: Lillian Johnston
Student artists will explore and express as they work with a variety of two and three dimensional art materials. As they create, students will learn about the elements and principles of design, composition, and some art history while doing lots of art making.
When: 4/2 - 6/4 (9 classes)

No class: 5/14
Time: 4:30-6:00pm
Cost: $274


WEDNESDAY

Painting & Drawing (5th-8th grade)                                                           
Instructor: Julie McDonough
Starting with drawing and advancing to painting, students will explore planning, developing, and executing a finished piece using acrylic paints on paper, wood and canvas.
When: 4/10 - 6/12 (10 classes)
Time: 4:30-6:00pm
Cost: $298

THURSDAY

Creative Studio (10-14 yrs, 5th-8th grade)                                                        
Instructor: Sarah Gmitro
This class is for students who love art and to work with their hands…topics will include drawing, painting, constructing, sculpting, modeling, and much more…wherever our imaginations take us! We will use a variety of media including watercolor and acrylic paint, clay, wood, metal, foam and recycled/upcycled objects. Students will be challenged each week with guided projects, but are encouraged to be curious and develop their own individual direction as well.  All supplies included.
When: 4/11- 6/13 (9 classes)

No class: 5/9
Time: 4:30-6:00pm
Cost: $274


FRIDAY 

Pop-Up Art Studio (K-3rd grades--ages 6-9 years)
Instructor: Susan Tecktiel
Using a variety of materials, young artists work on projects that encourage children to use their imagination as they draw, paint, sculpt, and make prints, collages and more. Each week students will create a project inspired by a different artist.
When: 4/5- 6/7 (9 classes)
No class: 4/19
Time: 4:30-5:45pm
Cost: $274

SATURDAY

Saturday Morning Artists (2nd-6th grade)                                                         
Instructor: Lynsday Murphree
Explore the fun of drawing and painting in a variety of media. Faces, places, animals and nature--let your imagination go! This class is for students who love to draw, paint and learn new techniques.
When: 4/6-6/1 (7 classes)
No class 4/20, 5/25
Time: 10:30am-12:00pm 
Cost: $226



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Youth Classes 


The NSAL provides a creative, nurturing environment-research shows that participation in the arts at a young age helps children in all areas of learning.

Youth Classes and Camp