Hunterdon Art Museum

2D/3D Art Studio (ages 5-9, 10-15)

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2D/3D Art Studio
This mixed-media class is perfect for any young artist who likes to experiment with different materials. Use your imagination and have fun with drawing, painting, and sculpting.  Projects do not repeat in weeks 1 and 2, respectively.

WEEK 1 (June 18-22)


WEEK 2 (June 25-29)


Acrylic Painting (ages 10–15)

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Acrylic Painting
Students will learn tips and tricks for painting with acrylics, which are very versatile. Acrylics can be used right out of the tube or made thinner or thicker with mediums that yield fun and unique results. Blending, washes, texture and edges will be covered as well as color and composition.  
WEEK 1 (June 18-22)


After-Care (all ages)

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Summer Camp After-Care
After-care is available for any camper attending 2017 Summer Camp at the Hunterdon Art Museum. After-care is directed by camp staff and volunteers. Supervised activities during after-care vary but may include free art time in ArtZone, board games, pleasure reading, and outdoor activities on our terrace (weather permitting). A daily snack will be provided.
WEEKS 1–9 (June 18–August 17)
There will be no camp […]

Animal Art (ages 5-9)


Animal Art
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! In this camp all about animals, students will draw, paint, and sculpt their own creatures great and small. Color, composition, form, and perspective will be covered.

WEEK 2 (June 25-29)

Art from Around the World (ages 5–9, 10–15)

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Art from Around the World
Join us on a journey hopping from continent to continent learning about different cultures of the world through art. We will explore artistic traditions with projects including drawing, printmaking, painting, and sculpture.  Projects will not repeat in weeks 1, 3, and 9, respectively.
WEEK 3 (July 2 – 6, no camp on Wednesday, July 4)

WEEK 8 (August 6 – 10)

Build It! Toys, Tech, LEGO (ages 11–15)

480 Build It! Toys, Tech, LEGO®
This camp is all about hands-on projects that inspire ingenuity and creativity. Build with LEGO® bricks and learn the ABC’s of design to make your own toys! Robots, kites, whirlybirds, and balloon-powered cars are just the beginning.
WEEK 4 (July 13–17)

Cartooning Around (ages 8–15)


Cartooning Around
Love cartoons? Then this camp is for you. Learn about cartooning and comic book drawing and enjoy games, trivia, funny money and more. Develop your own characters and learn to draw popular favorites like Scooby Doo, Sponge Bob and Spider-Man. Please bring a nut-free lunch. Registration for supervised lunch time included.

This is a full day camp.  Enrollment in supervised lunch-time is included, a […]

Claymation Animation (ages 8–10)


Claymation Animation
Learn the basics or build your skills in 2D and 3D animation. Students will make short- or long-form videos using stop-motion animation, storyboarding, model construction, drawing and painting. Bring a digital camera, data cable and memory card. 
WEEK 7 (July 30-August 3)

All About Color (ages 10-15)


All About Color
Explore the power of color! Painter Vasily Kandinsky said that “color is the keyboard … and the artist is the hand that plays.” Learn the basics about colors and then experiment with different types of media such as paint, pastels, watercolor, clay, and fabric arts.

WEEK 2 (June 25-29)

Comic Book Creation (ages 8–15)


Comic Book Creation
Learn cartooning techniques and develop your own characters, names and story lines. Draw comic book heroes and villains, and popular characters such as Superman and the X-Men. Games, funny money, trivia and more are included in this week of comic book fun!

This is a full day camp.  Enrollment in supervised lunch-time is included, a separate enrollment for lunch is not required. Please bring […]