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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!



Schools Out Sampler (Grades K to 5)

June 15th to June 19th, 9:00am to 12:00pm & 1:00pm to 4:00pm

  • Monday, June 15th: AM - Painting, PM - Go Green!
  • Tuesday, June 16th: AM - Clay, PM - Drawing
  • Wednesday, June 17th: AM - Jewelry/Woodworking, PM - Crafts
  • Thursday, June 18th: AM - Printmaking, PM - Clay
  • Friday, June 19th: AM - Sculpture, PM - Cartooning

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


Summer Sampler (Grades K to 5)

June 29th to July 3rd, 9:00am to 12:00pm & 1:00pm to 4:00pm

  • Monday, June 29th: AM - Nature Crafts, PM - Crafts
  • Tuesday, June 30th: AM - Drawing, PM - Sculpting
  • Wednesday, July 1st: AM - Cartooning, PM - Clay
  • Thursday, July 2nd: AM - Multi-Cultural Crafts, PM - Painting
  • Friday, July 3rd: 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 5 AM and/or PM classes.

Daily Fee: $42 (materials included) or

Full Week Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $20 (you can mix and match 5 classes throughout the week)


Krafty Kids

  • Grades 3 to 5: June 22nd to June 26th, 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Grades K to 2: July 27th to July 31st, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades K to 2: August 3rd to August 7th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $18


Muddy Days

  • Grades K to 2 (no trip): June 22nd to June 26th, 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Grades K to 2 (no trip): July 6th to July 10th, 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Grades 3 to 5: August 17th to August 21st, 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: $175, Materials Fee: $24, Firing Fee: $14


Art in Nature

  • Grades 1 to 5: June 22nd to June 26th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades 1 to 5: July 20th to July 24th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $18


Comics, Cartoons & Characters (Grades 2 to 5)

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

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: $175, Materials Fee: $14


Paint Perfect

  • Grades 3 to 5: July 6th to July 10th, 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Grades K to 2: August 3rd to August 7th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $14


Creative Closet

  • Grades K to 2: July 6th to July 10th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades 3 to 5: August 3rd to August 7th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $24


Draw 5

  • Grades 3 to 5: July 7th to July 10th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Grades K to 2: July 20th to July 24th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $10


Disney Magic (Grades K to 3)

July 13th to July 17th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $20


Superheroes, Monsters & Aliens (Grades 2 to 5)

July 13th to July 17th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $22


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

July 13th to July 17th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $16


American Girl (Grades 2 to 5)

July 13th to July 17th, 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: $175, Materials Fee: $24


Jewelry Design (Grades 3 to 5)

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

From using beads we have at the studio to making your very own beads, we will do it all! Making necklaces, bracelets, earrings, keychains and more in a variety of ways. Come make your very own bling to show the world!
Class Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $24


Frozen Fantasy (Grades K to 2)

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

Take a trip to the kingdom of Arendelle! Where you will enjoy this week long adventure making Frozen themed projects, hearing the story, singing the songs and making costumes. Class Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $15


Rainbow of Color (Grades K to 2)

July 27th to July 31st, 9:00am to 12:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $14


Fantasyland (Grades 3 to 5)

July 27th to July 31st, 9:00am to 12:00pm

Everything fantasy from magical worlds to alien ones and everything in between— we will cover all kinds of fantasy genre like fairies and wizards, dwarves and dragons— and maybe even a unicorn or two. We will use different media in the projects the reinforce the concepts we discuss. Both 2D and 3D projects. Class Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $14


Pop Art, Printmaking & Posters (Grades 4 to 6)

July 27th to July 31st, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

We will work with inks, textile mediums and all kinds of hands on graphic design materials to create images the old fashioned way! Screen Printing, soft block and stamping are a few of the possibilities in this workshop style camp. Make posters for your favorite band or lemonade stand—its up to you! T-shirt deign will also be covered! Fun for everyone! Class Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $18


Silly Sculpture (Grades 3 to 5)

August 3rd to August 7th, 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: $175, Materials Fee: $20


Animal Adventures (Grades K to 2)

August 10th to August 14th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $14


Clay, Play & Sculpt Away (Grades K to 2)

August 10th to August 14th, 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: $175, Materials Fee: $22, Firing Fee: $3


Cultural Connections (Grades 3 to 6)

August 10th to August 14th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Take a virtual tour throughout the world and history. We will experience indigenous crafts and world arts, in a variety of mediums. Class Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $18


Anime & Manga (Grades 4 to 6)

August 17th to August 21st, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Learn the techniques, concepts and ideology that make Japanese animation unique. We will also cover basic terminology and a brief history of the culture that produces the characteristic style.
Class Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $12


Princess Party (Grades K to 2)

August 17th to August 21st, 9:00am to 12:00pm

A week in the world of fairytale and fantasy. Everyday a different story and theme. From Disney classics to princess folklore. Projects will be both 2-D and 3-D. Class Fee: $175, Materials Fee: $18


Creative Time Travel (Grades K to 2)

August 17th to August 21st, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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: $175, Materials Fee: $18