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. Before care and after care is available for each week by visiting this page and scrolling down to the week you need, or by emailing education@artscouncilofprinceton.org.

!Viva la Revolución! Mexican Revolutionary Art & Piñata Making

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

Sew What?! Fashion Week

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

The Art of Claymation Animation

Week 3: July 8 – July 12 
Ages 10-12: Storytelling Theater!: “Who is that Behind those Sunglasses?!” Storytelling, Comics, Graphic Novels
Ages 10-12: The Art of Claymation Animation
Ages 10-14: EcoPrint & Sew!
Ages 13-16: Watercolor Exploration & Plein Air Painting

Pets of Princeton: Photography

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

Creative Environmental Construction: Drawing, Painting, and Multimedia

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

Portfolio Prep: Teen Art Studio

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 13-16: Botanical Art & Architecture at Morven Museum & Garden

Week 8: August 12 – August 16
Ages 10-12: Join the Circus! Circus Arts & Calling on Calder
Ages 13-16: Lights! Camera! Action! Video Production
Ages 12-15: 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: Photoshop Exploration (Afternoon Session)
Ages 13-16: Portfolio Prep: Teen Art Studio