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NEW! Summer Art Camp for Tweens (ages 10-12): Jewelry Design & Explorations in Tapestry Weaving (August 19-23, 2019)

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CourseGraphic NEW! Summer Art Camp for Tweens (ages 10-12)
Monday-Friday, 10AM-3PM
Is your budding artist ready to graduate to the next level of art camp? This NEW offering is especially for tweens, allowing them to explore art media and techniques in greater depth, during two daily studio sessions. Our talented teaching artists will guide tweens in developing their own personal style, and making art to be proud of.  On Fridays, celebrate your tween’s creations during our culminating art exhibition from 2-3PM.

Jewlery Design & Explorations in Tapestry Weaving 
August 19-23, 2019, 10AM-3PM

Jewelry Design
Make your own jewelry! Tweens will experiment with jewelry-making techniques to create rings, pendants, and bracelets of their own original designs. After starting with a sketch, the instructor will help teens using a variety of materials to create their vision.Projects may include, but are not limited to, wrapped wire pendants and rings, polymer clay canes, and recycled paper beads.

Explorations in Tapestry Weaving
Using simple tools, tweens will learn the basic terminology and techniques of textile arts. Looking to examples for inspiration, tweens will explore how the use of color and texture can impact their design. By the end of the week, students will have unique pieces of fiber art that can be displayed on a table or wall!

Daily Summer Art Camp for Tweens Schedule
8-9:45am Extended Care (optional)
9:45-10am Check-In
10am-12:15pm Morning Studio Session
12:15-12:45pm Lunch (brought from home)
12:45-3pm Afternoon Studio Session
3-3:15pm Pick-Up
3:30-5:30pm Extended Care (optional)

Optional Extended Care
We offer early drop-off starting at 8AM, and late pick-up until 5:30PM. The following options are available as add-on items during checkout:
$25 for drop-off OR pick-up per day
$100 for a full week of drop-off OR pick-up
$175 for a full week of drop-off AND pick-up

Discounted early bird tuition rates are in effect through 2/18/19. Tuition increases on 2/19/19. 


Class Details

5 Sessions

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey




Registration Closes On
Monday, August 19, 2019 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/19/2019 - 8/23/2019 Daily - Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Summit, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey  Map TBD 

Store Information

* denotes items required with registration.
Item Name SKU Price **
Single Day - Camp Early Drop-Off SingleCampDropOff $25.00
Single Day - Camp Late Pick-Up SingleCampPickUp $25.00
Full Week - Camp Early Drop-Off Beginning 8am FullWeekCampDropOff $100.00
Full Week - Camp Late Pick-Up Until 5:30pm FullWeekCampPickUp $100.00
Full Week - Camp Early Drop-Off And Late Pick-Up FullWeekExtendedDayEarlyandLate $175.00
** Price can vary based on attributes.