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School Aged Camps

Don't forget we offer Pre-Art for before camp Post-Art for after camp and lunch bunch programs for between am and pm camps! See registration form for full details!



Krafty Kids

  • Grades K to 2: July 18th to 22nd, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades 3 to 5: August 1st to August 5th, 9:00am to Noon

Love to craft? This program will introduce you to new crafting mediums and help expand on ones you may already know. Decoupage, woodworking, fiber art and more to explore in this exciting program!
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $18.


Creative Closet

  • Grades K to 2: June 20th to June 24th, 9:00am to Noon
  • Grades 3 to 5: August 15th to August 19th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Learn the art of working with textiles. Kids will create tie-dye, faux screen-printing, batik and stamping. We will make our own tote bag from scratch and many accessories. A great camp to introduce anyone to the world of fashion and how to create your own look! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $24.


Paint Perfect

  • Grades K to 2: June 20th to June 24th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades K to 2: August 22nd to August 26th, 9:00am to Noon
  • Grades 3 to 5: July 11th to July 15th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Never thought that you could paint? This fun filled week of painting is a dream come true! Use brushes,sponges, sticks and more, from patterns to pictures - lines to landscapes! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $14.


Draw 5

  • Grades K to 2: July 25th to July 29th, 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Grades 3 to 5: June 20th to June 24th, 9:00am to 12:00pm/li>

See as an artist sees! This week of 2D adventures, learn the basic drawing skills needed to translate the world around us onto paper and how to express your thoughts thru images! A fun, challenging, and unique week!
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $10.


Summer Sampler (Grades K to 5)

Tuesday July 5th to Friday July 9th, 9:00am to 12:00pm & 1:00pm to 4:00pm

  • Tuesday, July 5th: AM - Drawing, PM - Sculpting
  • Wednesday, July 6th: AM - Cartooning, PM - Clay
  • Thursday, July 7th: AM - Multi-Cultural Crafts, PM - Painting
  • Friday, July 8th: AM - Fantasy, PM - Textiles

Join us for 1 to 4 days. A great plan for kids who want to try something new or families who need a flexible holiday week schedule. Each day there will be different projects based on a variety of different mediums. Get a taste of what else we will be offering this summer! When registering, please be sure to specify AM or PM class. A week consists of any combo of 4 AM and/or PM classes.

Daily Fee: $42 (materials included) or

Full Week Fee: $140. Materials Fee: $20 (you can mix and match 4 classes throughout the week).


Go Green (Grades 3 to 5)

August 22nd to August 26th, 9:00am to Noon

Recycle? Of Course! Creatively repurpose event better! Soda bottle bird feeders, bottle cap jewelry, glass mosaics, making paper to name a few– every project will come from recycled materials—doing good for your creativity and the Earth! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee $5.


Muddy Days

  • Grades K to 2 (no trip): June 27th to July 1st, 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Grades K to 2 (no trip): August 15th to August 19th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades 3 to 5: June 27th to July 1st, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades 3 to 5: August 15th to August 19th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

Get down and dirty in this full week of working with clay. We will work with several types of clay including clay native to our own Connecticut River! Prepare to be messy. There will be a field trip (grades 3 to 5 only) on one day to dig clay at a local bed (permission slips will be given out during the 1st class with the details). Other sections will use the same clay but without the trip. Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $24. Firing Fee: $14.


Silly Sculpture (Grades 3 to 5)

June 20th to June 24th, 1:00 to 4:00pm

This camp is designed for the child who is interested in making 3D objects. We will be working in Model Magic, Sculpey, balsa, foam, wood and much more. Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $20.


Art in Nature (Grades 1 to 5)

July 18th to July 22nd, 9:00am to Noon

Look at nature as a true artistic masterpiece; use a stick to paint, a nut to sculpt, a feather to create prints. See that a leaf is more than just a green shape. This awesome course will let you see the world through new eyes!
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $18.


Animal Adventures (Grades 3 to 5)

August 22nd to August 26th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Get wild and crazy while learning animal facts and working on projects to reinforce those facts. From sea life to endangered species, critters everyone will enjoy! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $14.


May the Force Be With You (Grades 2 to 5)

July 18th to 22nd, 9:00am to Noon

Are you a Star Wars Fan? This is the camp for you—everything from the original to the newest installations—From Wookies to Ewoks, Luke to Kylo Ren and Rey—Many materials and projects for everyone!
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $18.


Medieval Fantasy (Grades 3 to 5)

July 25th to July 29th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Castles and knights, wizards and dragons—this camp will give you all the parts to live in a fantastical week of fun! We will make shields, learn to 'safely' joust and create amazing creatures and characters rom long ago...
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $20.


Rainbow of Color (Grades K to 2)

June 27th to July 1st, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

From pastels to paints and everything in between, the world of color will be wide open as we explore color in multiple mediums to create amazing works of art. Masterpieces will abound in this 'colorful' camp.
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $14.


American Girl (Grades 2 to 5)

July 18th to July 22nd, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Whether your favorite girl is Saige or your Bitty Baby this class will cover everything American Girl! We will make clothing, learn about historical periods and create all kinds of fun—from projects to adventures! Dolls are 'welcome' to class but only one per day. Dress yourself and your doll for a mess! (dolls can wait in cubbies until camp is over if they don’t want to get full of art!) Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $24.


Superheroes, Monsters & Aliens (Grades 2 to 5)

July 11th to July 15th, 9:00am to Noon

From Spiderman to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Gargoyles to the creatures from Mars and beyond! We will delve into the world of fantasy and create characters in both 2-d cartooning styles and 3-d sculpture. Kids will create backstories for their characters and give them a personality. We will also make costumes that will be the envy of everyone at ComiCon or Halloween! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $22.


Disney Magic (Grades K to 3)

July 11th to July 15th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Whether it the princesses or a small world, we will explore the wonderful world of Disney magic with projects from classic movies to theme park rides. Even the Disney of the past with Steamboat Willie! We will create animation cells, characters sculptures and so much more. If you've been to a Disney park or are still dreaming of the day, this is the camp for you!
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $20.


Clay, Play & Sculpt Away (Grades K to 3)

August 8th to August 12th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

A 3-dimensional camp where we will experience clay of all sorts! From natural mud based to polymer and everything in between. Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $22. Firing Fee: $3.


Paper, Pencil, Cut & Color (K to 2)

August 15th to August 19th, 9:00am to Noon

This NEW camp will explore the wonders of drawing and color. Kids will learn how to draw outlines, create an ‘illustrated’ look to their designs, and then learn how to color their images to create a narrative. This simple but super fun way to learn the art of storytelling through pictures is perfect for our younger campers. By the end of the week a whole 'story' will be created in book form. Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $16.


Psychadelic 60's (Grades 4 to 6)

August 8th to August 12th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Lets get groovy with this colorful fun theme – we will make music festival posters, tye dye, decorate a 'bus' and so much more—everything in this camp will make you see beautiful colors and patterns just like the 60's embodied in its art!
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $20.


Comics, Cartoons & Characters (Grades 2 to 5)

June 27th to July 1st, 9:00am to Noon

Caricatures and creating comic strips is what we will dive into in this comical week. Peanuts, Looney Toons, and our own imaginary friends will come to life as we learn to draw, tell stories and express ourselves. No Magna or Anime will be covered only the classics. If you have taken this camp before please indicate as such on your registration form so we do not repeat the same images. Older kids will create more original characters and their own comic book.
New this year – create an animates "cell" like old time cartons were made of!
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $14.


Creative Time Travel

  • Grades K to 2: August 22nd to August 26th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades 3 to 5: July 25th to July 29th, 9:00pm to Noon

Take a trip through the history of art. Each day we will study a different time period and create masterpieces based on what we learn. From cave paintings to art of the future! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $18.


Super Shopkins (Grades K to 3)

August 1st to August 5th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Whether the day focuses on taking a walk thru the beauty section or buying veggies we will explore everything shopkins! From painting a cupcake to sculpting your favorite veggie this camp is for everyone who loves those whimsical animated fun characters! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee:$15.


Space Cadets (Grades K to 2)

August 1st to August 5th, 9:00am to Noon

This science based space themed camp will focus on subjects like constellations, black holes, planets and more. Each day we will work on projects to compliment the topic of the day. All projects will be multimedia.
Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $15.


Magic Garden (Grades K to 2)

August 8th to August 12th, 9:00am to Noon

A fell week of focusing on planting projects and the outdoors! We will create projects on Décor for your lawn, wind chimes and more. With everything being inspired by nature—bees to birdhouses—pots to plants. You'll get down and dirty in this fun camp! Class Fee: $180. Materials Fee: $18.


 

Schools Out Sampler (Grades K to 5)

Monday June 13th to Friday June 17th, 9:00am to 12:00pm & 1:00pm to 4:00pm

  • Monday, June 13th: AM - Drawing, PM - Sculpture
  • Tuesday, June 14th: AM - Woodworking, PM - Nature Crafts
  • Wednesday, June 15th: AM - Printmaking, PM - Textiles/Fibers
  • Thursday, June 16th: AM - Self Hardening Clay, PM - Animal Crafts
  • Friday, June 17th: AM - Beach Theme Projects , PM - Mask Making/Plaster

Something different every day to get your summer started. A variety of materials will be used. Mix and match 5 sessions to get the discounted week rate.

Daily Fee: $42 (materials included) or

Full Week Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $20