EARLY CHILDHOOD (ages 5-6) and YOUNG ARTISTS (ages 7-12) WEEKLY THEMES
Session 1: CREATIVE ODYSSEY- Art Inspired by Imagination Mon. July 7- Fri. July 11 Draw Circus Scenes, Acrobats and Create Characters from Comics & Imagination. Build Clay Sculptures from Storybooks, Invent a Puppet.
Session 2: ANIMALS GALORE - Art Inspired by Animals Mon. July 14 - Fri. July 18 Draw and Observe Live Animals, Create Animal Portraits, Sculpt Animals Under the Sea, Create Endangered Animal prints and Animal Masks.
Session 3: ARTARAMA-Boost Artistic Skills, Draw, Paint & Sculpt Mon. July 21- Fri. July 25 Learn New Techniques and Explore New Art Materials. Learn from the Masters and grow as an artist
Session 4: GREEN GARDEN-Art inspired by Visions of Nature Mon. July 28 - Fri. Aug 1 Draw and Paint from Natural objects and Landscapes Create Mixed Media Sculptures using Recyclables & Botanical Designs
Early Childhood Program for ages 5-6 Morning session 9am -11:30am or Afternoon session 12 noon – 2:30 pm
Your child will love this hands-on experience making art by trying new processes and materials! Every week explore a different theme, join one to four weeks, choose AM or PM session. The art class is led by a dedicated early childhood specialist. Focus on age appropriate projects in a small group with an art assistant. As concepts are introduced, students are encouraged to express themselves and develop artistic skills. Each half day session includes two studio art activities and snack time. Bring a snack and a smock.
Young Artists Program for ages 7-12 9am -2:00 pm
Explore a different theme in depth- join one or all weeks. Every week your child will draw, paint, sculpt and learn new techniques. Grouped by age, students will create two art projects daily. Each class is taught by experienced faculty and guest artists. In addition, each group is supervised by an art assistant who is with your child for the whole session. Draw, Paint and Sculpt new projects each week! This camp experience is creative, fun and memorable. Bring a bag lunch and all that you can imagine. Dress to get messy and Register Early.
All Projects are subject to age-appropriateness and instructor availability.
Teen Program for ages 12-14 9:30am – 2:30 pm ART FOUNDATIONS: AMP UP YOUR ART SKILLS:
Session 1: DRAWING, PAINTING AND CERAMICS - July 7-18 Back by popular demand, this creative exploration designed for teens is fun and inspiring. 2 Studios per day taught by professional and experienced art faculty. Each group is also supervised by an art assistant. During lunch (student provided), enjoy supervised recreation time. Register Early. Limited Enrollment.
Session 2: DRAWING, PAINTING AND SCULPTURE - July 21-Aug 1 Develop fundamental skills drawing from observation. Learn the basics of color theory in paint. Sculpt using kiln-fired clay and glaze. Create Illustrations using ink, watercolors, and colored pencils. Sculpt in mixed media. (Program includes a field trip to Northport, parents provide transportation).
Teen Portfolio Program for ages 14-17 9:30am – 2:30 pm Session 1 July 7-25 Session 2: July 28-Aug. 15 Register Early. Limited Enrollment.
Artist/Teacher Richard Ganes will lead serious and dedicated art students in a comprehensive exploration to develop artistic skills and creativity. Two sessions of portfolio preparation are full of projects that inspire. Students use a variety of 2D and 3D processes and media to create portfolio quality work. This offering is geared toward the art student who has a deep interest in art or intends to pursue art in college. Still Life, Portrait, Live Model Drawing, Sculpture with kiln-fired clay, Raku Firing, Paint on stretched Canvas, Create Art inspired by Live Music and more… College portfolio prep & Advanced Placement criteria will be presented. For project samples see http://artleagueli.net/node/824. All art materials provided. We recommend each student brings a portfolio case size 24” x 30”.
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Explore creativity, new techniques, and expand skills in drawing, painting, sculpture, and mixed media. Early Childhood programs (ages 5-6) or Young Artists (ages 7-12) in 1 to 4 weekly themed sessions (July 7 – August 1); Teens (ages 12-14) in 2- to 4-week sessions (July 7 – August 1); Teen Portfolio (ages 14-17) in 3- to 6-week sessions (July 7 – August 15). Contact Janet Ganes.