SUMMER ARTS STUDIOS 2019

The Arts Council of Princeton offers full-day, week-long camps for ages 10-16 who are interested in more intensive pursuits of studio and performing arts. We have something for everyone this summer with a wide variety of media, techniques, and subject matter. Our camps offer a variety of art mediums, including those that feature full-day concentrated programs. All sessions are led by professional art instructors who will guide participants along the way to achieve individual creative goals while fostering group collaborations in a supportive environment.

Week 1: June 24 – June 28
Ages 10-12: !Viva la Revolución! Mexican Revolutionary Art & Piñata Making
Ages 10-12: Sew What?! Fashion Week
Ages 13-16: Pottery: Beginning Skills & Techniques
Ages 13-16: Digital Filmmakers
Ages 13-16: Drawing & Painting: Oil & Acrylic
 
Week 2: July 1 – July 5 [no camp July 4th]
Ages 10-12: Pets of Princeton: Digital Photography
Ages 10-12: Meet the Masters: Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture
Ages 13-16: Art in Motion: Exploring Animation and Creating Characters
Ages 13-16: Figure Studies: Drawing & Sculpture
 
Week 3: July 8 – July 12
Ages 10-12: Morning Camp Session: Storytelling Workshop – Bring Characters to Life
Ages 10-12: Afternoon Camp Session: Comic Books & Graphic Novels
Ages 10-12: Full Day Camp: Creating the Story
Ages 10-12: The Art of Claymation Animation
Ages 13-16: EcoPrint & Sew!
Ages 13-16: Watercolor Exploration & Plein Air Painting
 
Week 4: July 15 – July 19
Ages 10-12: Pets of Princeton: Photography
Ages 10-12: Books, Zines & Posters
Ages 13-16: The Art of Illustration & Book-Making
Ages 13-16: Morning Camp Session: Painting Techniques
Ages 13-16: Afternoon Camp Session: Digital Photography & Editing
 
Week 5: July 22 – July 26
Ages 10-12: Claymation Animation
Ages 10-12: Maker Artists: STEAM
Ages 13-16: Figure Studies: Drawing & Sculpture
Ages 13-16: Illustration Basics
 
Week 6: July 29 – August 3
Ages 10-12: Day Dreaming with Chagall: Drawing, Painting, & Ceramics
Ages 10-12: Let Them Eat Cake! Exploring the Art of Food
Ages 13-16: Graphic Design: Old School to Digital
 
Week 7: August 5 – August 9
Ages 10-12: Make your Mark – Marker Art & Hand building with Clay
Ages 10-12: Morning Camp: Learn to Play the Ukulele!
Ages 13-16: Botanical Art & Architecture at Morven Museum & Garden
 
Week 8: August 12 – August 16
Ages 10-12: Morning Session: Under the Big Top! Circus Arts
Ages 10-12: Afternoon Session: Calling on Calder
Ages 10-12: Full Day: Circus Arts & Calling on Calder
Ages 10-12: Morning Camp: Learn to Play the Guitar!
Ages 13-16: Lights! Camera! Action! Video Production
Ages 13-16: Paper & Print: Illustration & Book Design
 
Week 9: August 19 – August 23
Ages 10-12: Creative Environmental Construction: Drawing, Painting, and Multimedia
Ages 10-12: Illustration Nation: Old School to Digital
Ages 13-16: Pottery Techniques
Ages 13-16: Mixed Media Drawing & Painting: Pen, Gouache, Ink & Watercolor
 
Week 10: August 26 – August 30
Ages 10-12: From Trash to Treasure: Outsider Artists and Up-Cycled Art
Ages 10-12: Get Creative! Paper Mache Masters and Fiber Arts
Ages 13-16: Afternoon Session: Photoshop Exploration
Ages 13-16: Portfolio Prep: Teen Art Studio