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Camps

Beginning Drawing & Painting Camp

This class will build a solid foundation of drawing skills to strengthen your ability to express your creativity!  The instructor will demonstrate specific techniques to render realistically using line and contour, shape and form, light and shadow, space and depth, proportion and perspective. Principles of composition will also be covered. We will then go into translating some of these skill into painting.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 26-Jul 30, Monday-Friday 1-3 pm
Ages: 12-15
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

#2: Aug 9-Aug 13, Monday-Friday 1-3 pm
Ages: 12-15
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Ceramic Tidepool with Melted Glass

Make a beautiful treasure. Everyone loves to look at sea life in a tidepool and this is your time to create your own. Students will learn to create the bowl and sea animals using basic clay hand building techniques.

Dates & Times

June 6, Sunday 1-4 pm
Ages: 8 & up
Instructor: Tina Carpenter
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Summer Art Camp

Join the fun for five fantastic days of art making! In this art camp, your child will explore drawing and painting with fine art mediums including watercolor, acrylic, pastel, pencil and ink!

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 19-Jul 23, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#2: Jul 26-Jul 30, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#3: Aug 2-Aug 6, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#4: Aug 9-Aug 13, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#5: Aug 16-Aug 20, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Teen Glassblowing

This one week summer program introduces students to the science and art of glass blowing with the guidance of a highly knowledgeable teacher. This hands-on experience will introduce teens to the basic techniques involved in glassblowing such as gathering, blowing, and properly handling tools.  No prerequisite.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 13-Jul 16, Tuesday-Friday 1-5 pm
Ages: 14-18
Instructor: Schack Staff
Location: Schack Art Center, Hot Shop

#2: Aug 10-Aug 13, Tuesday-Friday 1-5 pm
Ages: 14-18
Instructor: Schack Staff
Location: Schack Art Center, Hot Shop

ZOOM Online class - Acrylic Painting Camp

Acrylic paints are one of the most versatile media ever invented! Bright, luminous colors, ease of use, and infinite techniques make acrylic painting a boundless, creative choice.

Dates & Times

Aug 2-Aug 6, Monday-Friday 2-4 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Cartooning Camp

Write! Draw! Ink! This workshop allows young artists to learn the process of cartooning. Students will follow along on a step by step basis to draw some favorite characters as well as create their own characters and write and draw their own stories.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 19-Jul 23, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 10-18
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

#2: Aug 9-Aug 13, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Drawing & Painting Animals Camp

Learn to depict the beauty, energy, and diversity of animal life utilizing a variety of drawing and painting techniques and media. Learn a range of expressive and playful approaches to zoological illustration with step-by-step instruction, demonstration, and hands-on experience, gaining the foundation you need to draw any zoological subject you like.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 26-Jul 30, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

#2: Aug 9-Aug 13, Monday-Friday 2-4 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Drawing & Painting Sea Creatures Camp

Painting and drawing sea creatures is easy and fun- you will be amazed as you bring these animals to life! In this class you will learn how to draw and paint a wide variety of sea life like sea horses, octopi, sea lions, shrimp, blowfish etc!

Dates & Times

Jul 19-Jul 23, Monday-Friday 2-4 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Drawing Camp

Drawing is extremely easy and fun! We will be drawing a variety of subjects such as landscapes, animals, flowers and still lives in this class.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 5-Jul 9, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

#2: Aug 2-Aug 6, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online Class - Kids Painting I

Acrylics are one of the most versatile media ever invented! Bright, luminous colors, ease of use, and infinite techniques make acrylic painting a boundless, creative choice. Whether you are intrigued by acrylic's potential, or have worked in acrylic for years, this class has something for everyone!

Dates & Times

Sundays, Aug 15-Sept 26 (skip Sept 5), 12:30-2:30pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Sci Fi & Fantasy Art Camp

If you travelled to another planet in the future, what creatures, architecture, vehicles, and inventions would you discover? Learn skills in drawing 2d and 3D, shading, and texturing, while creating unique worlds with traditional art supplies (pen, pencil, colored pencil, marker and paper). Since this is an online class, students can work on their art during class, view live demos, and show off their progress! Watch the commercial at www.cancancancan.com.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 12-Jul 16, Monday-Friday 2-4 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

#2: Aug 16-Aug 20, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Teen Drawing Camp

Drawing is extremely easy and fun! We will be drawing a variety of subjects such as landscapes, animals, flowers and still lives in this class.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 12-Jul 16, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 13-18
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

#2: Aug 23-Aug 27, Monday-Friday 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 13-18
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class -Teen Acrylic Painting Camp

Acrylic paints are one of the most versatile media ever invented! Bright, luminous colors, ease of use, and infinite techniques make acrylic painting a boundless, creative choice. Whether you are intrigued by acrylic's potential, or have worked in acrylic for years, this class has something for everyone!

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 8-Jul 12, Thursday-Monday 2-4 pm
Ages: 13-18
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

#2: Aug 16-Aug 20, Monday-Friday 2-4 pm
Ages: 13-18
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class