2020 Park Avenue Art Studio Summer Camp 

 

Park Avenue Art Studio's staff are professional artists in their medium of art.

Our days will be filled with oil paintings, pencil work, ceramics, still life, pastels, watercolor, mixed media, etc. 

Every day is different. Growth and fun are our goals. Campers will be able to create both at the art studio but also at our local park and field trips. 

We make sure that the campers are both creative while having fun. 

 

Week 1. June 22-26

 

Historical Art:

 

We kick off the summer with a fun filled week filled with art, colonial sports and wacky relays. Campers will weave and build colonial toys. Campers learn about the Cos Cob art colony and create Impressionist art.      

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.                                                  Field Trip: Grover Cleveland Birthplace                                                                                                                                       

  

Week 2. June 29-July 2 

Nature Camp/Going Green:

This week of camp is designed to bring out the creativity in every child infused with nature. We will explore famous creative minds and learn new ways to create new and unusual art while going green. Explore the great outdoors and the community in which we live. We will learn about how we can protect our environment and get dirty discovering new ways of art.

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.   

Field Trip: Environmental Center

Week 3. July 6-10 

Disney & Marvel Animation:

Basic drawing fundamentals will be taught- volumes, proportions, perspective, construction lines, etc. Students will learn the process and evolution of animation and how to bring their drawings to life.

Field Trip: None. Special Guest; Spiderman

Week 4. July 13-17 

Animals:   

Giraffes, flamingos and penguins, OH MY! Get ready to learn about zoo animals and how special they really are. This week of camp we will get the opportunity to paint at the Turtle Back Zoo and get to visit our muses in real life. Our campers will learn what it takes to take care of the animals and how to paint them creatively.    

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.

Field Trip: Turtle Back Zoo

Week 5. July 20-24

Magical Creatures: Unicorns, Dragons, Knights and Wizards:

Let’s go back in time and discover what life was like through the years and in our imagination. We will take a look at how they dressed, the foods they ate, and how they lived. Our art work will reflect our creativity and our vision.    

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.

Field Trip: Medieval Times

Week 6. July 27-31 

American Artist: 

Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol, Seward Johnson & Grant wood. We will learn about some of our most famous American Artists and learn their inspirations as we paint our own inspirations. Join us as we take a trip to Grounds of Sculpture and discover new and exciting artists and their works of art.  

Field Trip: Grounds of Sculpture

Week 7. August 3-7

Space STEAM w/Art:

Art & Science   

Get ready to have some fun while learning about space through art during this week of camp. We will discover new and crazy ways to play with paint and learn about how space and art coexist.

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.

Field Trip: iFly 

Week 8. August 10-14

 

The Masters:

 

Starry Night, The Persistence of Memory & Autumn Rhythm #30. Vincent van Gogh, Salvador Dalí & Jackson Pollock. We will teach campers all about the greatest artist and their work of arts. Campers will get together, work and paint at the art studio and at the MOMA. We will get to see these great works of arts and paint our own versions.   

Field Trip: MOMA

Week 9. August 17-21

 

Ceramics, Sculpture & Clay:

 

Campers will have opportunities to use their imagination to create something new using various materials.  We will also learn about working as a team and with our hands.    

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.

Field Trip: Currently None Available.

Week 10. August 24-28

 

Oceanography:   

 

Our oceans are deep and filled with beauty. Campers will be working together on a mural and their own personal works of art inspired by our oceans and the mammals that live in it.   

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.

Field Trip: Asbury Park Mural Walk. 

Week 11. August 31-September 4

 

Mixed Media:  

 

Art comes in many forms, we will explore different canvases for our work of art . Campers will be working with String Art, Wood Art, Jewelry & Printmaking. This is a very creative and hands-on camp week. 

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activities are incorporated into this week.

Field Trip Currently None Available.

Week 12. September 8-11

 

Illustration & Comic Artist:  

 

Let’s end this summer with a bang by making our own comic strips or illustrating our very own book! The campers will learn new ways to show their art through storyboards and sketches before making their very own works of art!

Field Trip: Currently None Available.

 

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Tel: 973-816-7906

Park Avenue Art Studio

2 Park Avenue

Caldwell, NJ 07006

telephone: 973-816-7906

email: 

info@parkavenueartstudio.com