Art Explosion Summer Classes 2021 - Bethel Park

Nature’s Journaling & Field Sketching

Four Day Camp  (Ages 5 - 12)

Ages (6-12)  In this fun 4 day camp  children will enjoy learning about artists, exploring outside with nature, journaling and field sketching.  We’ll learn about artists Jo Whaley and Tom Vezo, looking at how nature inspired their artwork.  We’ll learn some art techniques like looking at positive/negative space, capturing items to scale and quick sketching, working with shapes to help show movement.  Materials children will work with are, field sketchbooks, watercolors, water brushes and pencils, to name a few.  Come join us as we have fun playing games, learning, being creative and exploring the natural world around us.  

  • Camp dates: Monday June 14 - Thursday June 17
  • Time: 1:30 - 3:30pm
  • Ages 6-12
  • Cost - $85 + $10 materials fee
  • Instructor - Sue Ralston

Call Sue at 412-217-4745 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

 

Exploring & Creating Wild Things with Art

 Four Day Camp  (Ages 4 - 8)

In this fun four-day camp children will explore a variety of animals, then we’ll use our imagination, creativity to paint, draw and sculpt our own creatures .  We’ll learn about artist/illustrator Maurice Sendak letting him inspire our “wild thing” and create a collage of where our creature would live.  Children will have fun playing games, field sketching and exploring.  We’ll use a variety of materials like paint, markers, colored pencils, chalk pastels and model magic to name a few. Children will take home a finished piece of artwork everyday of camp.  Come join us as we have fun getting creative and learning about the wonderful world of art.

 

  • Camp dates: Tuesday July 6 - Friday July 9

  • Time: 1:30 - 3:30pm

  • Ages 4 - 8

  • Cost - $85 + $10 materials fee

  • Instructor - Sue Ralston

Call Sue at 412-217-4745 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

 

 Creating Wild Places & Wild Things with Art

Four Day Camp  (Ages 5 - 12)

 In this fun four-day camp children will get creative using their imagination to paint, draw and sculpt their vision of habitats and the creatures that would live there.  We’ll learn about artists like Maurice Sendak letting him inspire our “wild thing” and Faith Ringgold creating our own collage story board.  Children will have fun getting creative, field sketching, exploring and playing games.  We’ll use a variety of materials like paint, markers, colored pencils, chalk pastels, model magic to name a few and children will take home a finished piece of artwork everyday of camp.  Come join us as we have fun getting creative and learning about the wonderful world of art.

 

  • Camp dates: Monday July 19 - Thursday July 22
  • Time: 1:30 - 3:30pm
  • Ages 6-12
  • Cost - $85 + $10 materials fee
  • Instructor - Sue Ralston

Call Sue at 412-217-4745 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.