Studio School

Sketch Book Club (ages 10–15) (NEW)

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Sketchbook Club (NEW)
A sketchbook is an artist’s notebook, journal, place to practice, experiment, and explore.  Launch your creativity and refine your art skills with sketching from observation, memory, and imagination using a variety of media. The goal is to practice, improve, and have fun!

WEEK 7 (July 31–August 4)

Pop Art (ages 7–10) (NEW)

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Pop Art (NEW)
Pop Art is young, fun, and bold – just like you! Learn about influential Pop artists, their work and unique styles through hands-on projects in painting, printmaking, and mixed media.

WEEK 5 (July 17–21)

Painting with Paper (ages 5–9) (NEW)

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Painting with Paper (NEW)
From Eric Carle to 21st century eco design, the possibilities of paper are endless.  Students learn 2- and 3-D art making techniques to create “paintings” and sculptures with paper.

WEEK 4 (July 10 – 14)


Passport to Art (ages 8–10) (NEW)

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Passport to Art
Travel the globe through art.  This camp explores artistic traditions from around the world with projects in printmaking, painting, papier-mâché and fiber. 
WEEK 3 (July 3–7, no camp on Tuesday, July 4)

Painting: Acrylic & Watercolor (ages 10–15) (NEW)

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Painting: Acrylic & Watercolor
An in depth exploration of acrylic and watercolor painting.  Color and composition will be covered as well as tips for blending, washes, texture and edges.   Students will build their skills, confidence, and individual style. 
WEEK 2 (June 26–30)

Art and Music (ages 5–9) (NEW)

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Art and Music (NEW)
Art and music come together!  Students study the art of Kandinsky and learn how color, shape and line can correlate with sound and mood. They will make a series of watercolor paintings while listening music and make their own instrument(s) out of recycled materials as their final project.

WEEK 1 (June 19 – 23)


Fun Forms (ages 5–9, 11–15) (NEW)

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Fun Forms (NEW)
Campers make fun forms with clay and fabric as they learn the building blocks of 3-D art.  Projects in sculpture and weaving cover essential lessons in form, texture, positive & negative space, proportion, and balance.

WEEK 1 (June 19 – 23)


WEEK 8 (August 7–11)



3-Day Handbuilding Ceramics Workshop at the Takaezu Studio with Don Fletcher (NEW)

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3-Day Handbuilding Ceramics Workshop at the Toshiko Takaezu Studio with Don Fletcher and Studio Artists
Be  inspired working in the studio of one of the 20th century’s great ceramic artists.  This workshop is an intensive exploration of clay as a medium for sculpture. Slab and coil techniques will be demonstrated, with their pros and cons examined.  As participants build large-scale pieces, teachers will help with […]

Plein Air Watercolor Painting Workshop with Lena Shiffman

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Plein Air Watercolor Painting Workshops with Lena Shiffman
Students at all levels learn simple steps for capturing color and light.  Picking a place to paint, getting started, and knowing when to stop will be discussed, as well as washes, edges, and expressive brush strokes.  Participants will have lots of subject matter from which to choose on the picturesque, forty six acre property in Califon.

NOTE: This workshop […]