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Canvas Camps

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Canvas Camps provide a fun and enriching opportunity for young artists to build art and design skills while exploring a variety of media. Camps are led by top local working artists and art educators. Come create with us at Canvas!

Weekly June 26 – August 18, 2017
Monday through Thursday from 9am – noon or 1 – 4pm.
Ages 6 and up
Price $300.00

For questions, please contact us at 732.383.7927 or info@canvasstudioart.com

Week 1: June 26 – June 29, 2017

Say Yes to the Dress with Holly Suzanne Rader

Immerse yourself in dresses throughout fashion history. Then build a paper mâché sculptural dress using imagination & inspiration to complete your runway-ready look.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Coral Reefs in Clay with Amy Lepping (please note instructor change)

Learn all about the complex habitat of animals & plants lurking below the ocean’s surface. Build an elaborate, large scale coral reef in clay, abounding with sea creatures of all kinds.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

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Week 2: July 3, 5 – 7, 2017 (note this week is Monday, no class Tuesday (4th), Wednesday – Friday)

Portrait Mix ​with Holly Suzanne Rader

Turn a photographic image of yourself, a family member, friend or pet into a fun masterpiece on a large-scale canvas. Layer mixed media with meaningful objects.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Sweets & Treats ​with Colleen Ford

Draw, paint & sculpt your favorite cakes, cookies, pies, ice cream & candy in a wide variety of media. Fun 2-D & 3-D projects will stimulate both your palate & palette.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

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Week 3: July 10 – 13, 2017

Pili’s Piñatas! ​with Pilar Abella

Create your own themed piñata in the traditional Mexican paper mâché method. Use tissue & paint to design and build your construction… so cool you won’t want to break it open!

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Cupboards of Clay​ ​with Michelle Sciria

Fill your kitchen with unique & functional dinnerware… mugs, bowls, plates & more. Potter’s wheel & handbuilt methods are paired with stunning glazes to help set a creative table.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

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Week 4: July 17 – 20, 2017

Pili’s Piñatas ​with Colleen Ford

Create your own themed piñata in the traditional Mexican paper mâché method. Use tissue & paint to design and build your construction… so cool you won’t want to break it open!

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Portfolio Building “Skills” ​with Tara Barnett

Focus on observational skills & use of composition & color while developing artistic abilities with instruction. Still life, portrait & landscape practices are sure to strengthen any portfolio.

Ages: 12 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

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Week 5: July 24 – 27, 2017

Stitch Mix ​with Maricarmen Buckley

Get ready for summer by creating a matching beach bag & towel. Then re-design jean shorts with paint, fabric & bling… all while exploring fashion illustration and machine & hand sewing techniques.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Portfolio Building “Ideas” ​with Beau Bennardo

Combine skills with out of the box ideas using traditional & contemporary methods to create artwork worthy of a strong & imaginative portfolio. Focuson the importance of keeping a sketchbook full of ideas.

Ages: 12 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

CANCELLED

Week 6: July 31 – August 3, 2017

Architectural Clay ​with Michelle Sciria

Learn about many architectural wonders while replicating them in clay. Create your own iconic structures through hand-building and wheel-thrown processes.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Adventures in Drawing ​with Tara Barnett

Use instruments like graphite, charcoal, pastel & ink to explore observational and abstract applications of making marks. Deploy your new skills to create finished drawings in a variety of subject matter.

Ages: 9 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

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Week 7: August 7 – 10, 2017

Amazing Animals ​with Colleen Ford

Use animals, fish, birds (& even some that might live with you) as inspiration for a variety of creative projects. Build basic art and design skills while exploring all types of media.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Adventures in Painting ​with Tara Barnett

Discover painting techniques in watercolor, acrylic, oil & more while creating observational & abstract large & small scale works in paint. Use a variety of subject matter to compose your own masterpiece.

Ages: 9 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

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Week 8: August 14 – 17, 2017

Sweets & Treats with Tara Barnett

Draw, paint & sculpt your favorite cakes, cookies, pies, ice cream & candy in a wide variety of media. Fun 2-D & 3-D projects will stimulate both your palate & palette.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 9am – 12pm

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Comic Crusader ​with Beau Bennardo

Draw, create, animate! Imagine unique characters then use sequential art to help tell his/her personal story. Envision your characters in multiple ways including 3-D and a flip book.

Ages: 6 & Up
Time: 1pm – 4pm

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