Can't attend a full session of camp?  We have no-commitment Summer Art Classes 

Just pick your dates/projects from the list below and pay per class.​​​  It's $20 per child per class, or just $18 each for siblings or a group of friends.  Register below for the classes you would like to attend.  Mix and match to attend as many classes as you'd like.  Most projects will go home the same day.  Clay projects need to be fired and can be picked up about 2 weeks later.


Wednesdays from 5-6:30 (ages 5+) 

​June 27: Mixed Material Animal Face- Use paints, paper, and craft embellishments to create a fox, pig, cat,tiger, wolf, or unicorn face to hang up

July 11: Clay Toucan- Build and glaze a terrific toucan figurine out of clay​

July 18: Seahorse Drawing- Use patterns and lines to create a funky seahorse and finish with watercolor

July 25: Clay Waterlily- Build a waterlily out of clay and glaze it. It can be used as a small dish for cans, jewelry, etc.

August 1: Pirate Flag Painting and Collage- Kids will create their own pirate symbol and design a flag in a mixed material painting

August 8: Pineapple Drawing- Learn how to do pencil shadowing and create a summery pineapple picture

August 15: Clay Seahorse Plaque- Use coil building with clay to create a unique seahorse meant to be hung up​

August 22: Zebra Painting- Paint a realistic zebra or use your imagination and paint him in space, scuba diving, or anywhere at all.


Thursdays from 5-6:30 (ages 5+)

June 28: Clay Big-Mouth Fish- Use a clay pinch pot to create a funny fish with a wide mouth full of teeth

July 5: Robot Face Collage- A 3-D collage using old computer parts, hardware, and other craft embellishments

July 12: Clay Fairy or Gnome- Build a n adorable little fairy and gnome to decorate your house or garden

July 19: Clay Greek Pot- Use coil building in clay to create a small pot with a lid and glaze with Greek inspired patterns

July 26: Peace Sign Hand Painting- Learn how to draw a hand and use groovy patterns and colors to finish it up

August 2: Sunglasses Portrait Drawing- Create a self portrait wearing sunglasses and work on fun reflections in the lens

August 9: Fish Photo Holder- Use a large clothespin and foam with fun crafts embellishments to create a fish imprinted photo holder

August 16: Patterned Insect Painting and Collage- Pick an insect to draw and then fill them with fun pattern and add on 3-D collage elements

August 23: Animal Face Box- Paint a box and use paper, foam, and craft embellishments to turn it into an animal face of your choosing


​Saturdays from 10:30-12  (ages 5+)

June 30: Watercolor Flamingo Drawing- Create a bright and colorful flamingo while working shadowing and blending with watercolor

July 7: Clay Fish WindChime- Build a clay wind chime to hang outside

July 14: Sunset Beach Painting- Paint a colorful and lively sunset sky at the beach

July 21: Clay Toucan- Build and glaze a terrific toucan figurine out of clay​

July 28: Mixed Material Animal Face- Use paints, paper, and craft embellishments to create a fox, pig, cat,tiger, wolf, or unicorn face to hang up

August 4: Fish Photo Holder- Use a large clothespin and foam with fun crafts embellishments to create a fish imprinted photo holder

August 11: Clay Fairy or Gnome- Build an adorable little fairy and gnome to decorate your house or garden

August 18: Mixed Material Faux Aquarium- Pick a sea creature to paint and then create a fake aquarium for the fish to live in as a "pet" from a variety of materials

August 25: Tropical Birds Watercolor- learn how to draw a variety of birds and then use oil pastel and watercolor to finish up the bright drawing


Fridays from 2:30-3:30 -  Mom & Me Classes (ages 3-6)

July 13: ​Mixed Material Animal Face- Use paints, paper, and craft embellishments to create a fox, pig, cat,tiger, wolf, or unicorn face to hang up

July 20: Clay Toucan- Build and glaze a terrific toucan figurine out of clay​

July 27: Robot Face Collage- A 3-D collage using old computer parts, hardware, and other craft embellishments

August 3: Clay Big-Mouth Fish- Use a clay pinch pot to create a funny fish with a wide mouth full of teeth

August 10: Mixed Material Faux Aquarium- Pick a sea creature to paint and then create a fake aquarium for the fish to live in as a "pet" from a variety of materials

August 17: Inkblot Insects Painting and Collage- Use smushed paint to create inkblot wings for bugs and then use a 3-D collage elements to finish off the piece

August 24:Caterpillar Collage- Make a collage out of bright paper to create a cute caterpillar



Summer Art Camp 2018

for ages 5+

  


Create your own camp program with our flexible scheduling.   You can attend the full day or just part, take just a single two-week session or come the whole summer.  Whatever works for your schedule!

Camp is held Monday through Thursday, with the day divided into three classes along with a lunch break.  You can choose which class to attend or come the full day, and also use the early drop off and late pick-up options so it's convenient for you.   

Additional info and FAQs are at the bottom of the page. 

Full Day Pricing

(From 9:30-4 - includes Ceramics, Drawing & Painting, and Art Jumble classes. Early drop off and late pick up can be added on as well)

One 2-Week Session for One Child -  $760

Each Additional Child - $645

Two or More 2-Week Sessions for One Child - $690

Each Additional Child - $630


Partial Day Pricing

Pick individual classes and pay according to the price listed below with the class description.


Please register below for the classes you would like to attend.  

If you will be doing the full day, simply check off all three classes for the applicable session(s).  
 

If you can only attend one week of camp or need to split sessions, please contact us to make arrangements.  We will try, but may not be able to accommodate all requests.

Session Dates

Camp runs Monday through Thursday, except the week of the fourth of July


Session One – June 25, 26, 27, 28, and July 2, 3, 5, 6 ***note second week is Mon, Tue, Thu, and Fri, off for July 4th
Session Two – July 9, 10, 11, 12 and July 16, 17,18, 19

Session Three – July 23, 24, 25, 26 and July 30, 31, Aug 1, 2

Session Four - Aug 6, 7, 8, 9 and Aug 13, 14, 15, 16
  

Class Times, Descriptions and Cost 

Camp is for ages 5+.  The day is divided into 3 classes with a lunch break.  You can sign up for just one or two classes, or attend the full day, and add in early drop off or late pick up as needed.  Full day costs are above, or individual class costs are included below with the class descriptions.  Please register in the form below.  How to Pay and additional FAQs are further down the page.
 
Early Drop Off - Basic art supplies and fun craft projects will be provided for kids to free-create with while waiting for class to begin. 
Drop off between 8:30-9 for $100, or between 9-9:30 for $65 for one session for one child, take $10 off either cost for multiple children.

9:30 am to 11:30 am - Ceramics Sculpture Class - Kids will use clay and a few other mixed materials to create their own unique sculptures, both functional and decorative.  After building the first week, pieces will be fired, and they will spend the second week painting their creations and adding embellishments. 
One Session for $280 for one child, $270 for multiple children

Two or More Sessions for $265 each for one child, $255 for multiple children

11:30 am to 12 noon - Lunch - Kids can bring their own lunch at no cost, or get a slice of pizza (from Skippack Pizza), a water or juice along with a snack and dessert for $5 each per day.  You may come early for drawing & painting or stay late after ceramics to include lunch if you'd like.
 
12 pm to 2 pm - Drawing & Painting class - Using a variety of materials like paint, watercolor, pencil, marker, and pastels, kids will learn fundamental drawing skills like shading, drawing people, and perspective as well as working with the materials in a variety of ways.  
One Session for $270 for one child, $260 for multiple children
Two or More Sessions for $255 each for one child, $245 for multiple children

2 pm to 4 pm - Art Jumble Class - The perfect mixed materials class for kids who like to have fun and experiment.  We'll complete both 2D and 3D projects with things like ceramics, alternative painting techniques, mixed media sculpture, and paper crafting
One Session for $285 for one child, $275 for multiple children
Two or More Sessions for $270 each for one child, $260 for multiple children

Late Pick Up - Some free-create time to unwind and end the day.  Basic craft projects and supplies will be provided for them to have fun with. 
Pick up from 4-4:30 for $65 for one session for one child, take $10 off for multiple children



How/When to Pay - Registering below simply adds your name to our list, you'll need to pay either in person at camp, or you can call to pay ove the phone if you'd prefer to do it sooner.  Check or cash is preferred for payment, so we're happy to wait until camp.  Early registration discounts will automatically be applied to all campers registered by March 15th.  We will email you confirmation of your camp enrollment along with your total tuition cost.


Additional information is below the registration form.


Summer Art Classes Registration

Please sign up here, payment will be due at class.

Summer Camp Registration

Please sign up here, payment will be due at class. 

Additional Camp Information and FAQs


If you have any problems registering, you can email your details to register@engagearts.com or call 215.512.7205.  

You can call to pay over the phone, or wait until the first day of camp and pay when you drop off.  Check or cash is preferred, so we're happy to wait until camp  Early registration discounts will automatically be applied to all campers registered by March 15th, and you will receive a confirmation email upon registering with what your tuition total will be.


Campers must be at least 5 years old at the start of their camp session.  The two hour classes are a bit much for younger ones.  But please check out our other Summer Art Classes for Mom & Me options for little guys.


In past years, most of our campers have been between 5-10 years old, but we've generally also had at least two or three 11-13 year olds attend as well, particularly in Ceramics and Drawing & Painting.


Smocks are provided, but often materials are used which do not wash out, so please dress children accordingly.

Feel free to send along a water bottle and snack.  Water will be available to campers, but snacks are not included.


Phones are allowed, but should be kept on silent during class and only checked in between classes or at lunch.  Please do not send other electronics as there are always plenty of art supplies to keep them busy during down times.


Please let us know if your child has an allergy, even if you're not staying for lunch, so we can be sure to make other campers aware and limit exposure with snacks and such.


If you can only take one week of camp or would need to split sessions, please call to make arrangements.  We will try to accommodate requests, but cannot make any promises.


We occasionally need to wait-list camp registrations for popular weeks/classes.  We will let you know as soon as possible if a spot becomes available.  If you need to make other arrangements and can't wait, we of course understand, just please let us know so we can take you off the list.


We are right along Route 73 in Skippack Village.  Parking is available at the studio, directions and other info here.