Studio School

Woodblock Printing Workshop with Stephen McKenzie

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Woodblock Printing Workshop with Stephen McKenzie

Woodblock is a relief printmaking technique, whereby an image is carved into the surface of a block of wood and can be printed multiple times onto paper or textiles. We begin with brief history of the process and continue with a discussion on tools and materials. Demonstrations include transferring the image to the block, how to cut and translate […]

Clay Camp (ages 8 & up) (NEW)

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Clay Camp!
Play with Clay! Students expand their skills in hand-building and glazing throughout the week.  Students will also learn how the ancient art of pit-firing works.  The teacher will fire the work off-site and return it to the students by the end of the week. All materials and tools are provided.  Pre-registration required. Please bring a nut-free snack.  Please note: this camp will be […]

Sketch Book Club (ages 10–15) (NEW) — 1 spot left!

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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)

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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) — FULL!

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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) — FULL!

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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)