Children’s Summer Art Program
Come to the New Art Center in Newton, MA, for a summer of art making! Our day program runs Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm for students entering grades 1 – 6 in September 2019.
Summer Art Program (Grades 1-6)
Explore 4 mediums each week. Students will be grouped according to grade to explore exciting art materials and techniques. All materials provided. Register for one or more weeks.
Drawing/Painting/2D– Explore pastels, watercolor, acrylic paint, printmaking, mixed media and other 2D mediums.
Ceramics– Learn handbuilding techniques to create sculpture and pottery, then glaze and fire to finish your pieces.
Sculpture/3D – Create unique and imaginative sculptures and 3-D works of art. Explore such topics as 3D design, fiber arts, bookmaking, paper mache, and assemblage.
Performing Arts – Play with pantomime, improvisation, character creation, and skits!
Summer Program Registration
New themes every week!
|Week 1||June 24 – 28||9AM – 4PM||Tremendous Trees||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 2||July 1 – 3 (3 Days)||9AM – 4PM||All About Farms||$265||Register Now!|
|Week 3||July 8 – 12||9AM – 4PM||Amusement Park Paradise||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 4||July 15 – 19||9AM – 4PM||Foodie Fun||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 5||July 22 – 26||9AM – 4PM||Far Away Places||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 6||July 29 – August 2||9AM – 4PM||Fantasy Worlds||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 7||August 5 – 9||9AM – 4PM||Birds & Other Flying Machines||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 8||August 12 – 16||9AM – 4PM||Underwater Worlds||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 9||August 19 – 23||9AM – 4PM||Beach Party||$440||Register Now!|
|Week 10||August 26 – 30||9AM – 4PM||Opposites||$440||Register Now!|
Things to Know
- Early & Extended Day Options
- Early Drop-Off: 8AM – 9AM | $30 per week
- Extended Day: 4PM – 5:30PM | $100 per week
- Emergency Form deadline is 2 weeks before start date. Emergency Form Link.
- Participants must bring lunch and two snacks. No nuts, please.
- All materials are provided; all levels are welcome.
- Weather permitting, there will be supervised outdoor time in Washington Park and on NAC grounds.
- Wear comfortable clothes that you do not mind getting dirty!
- Learn more about our policies.
Each day our students get to explore 4 mediums. Every Friday at 3:30pm families are invited to watch our young artists perform and see their artwork on display!
|8:00 AM – 9:00 AM||(Optional) Early Drop-Off|
|9:00 AM – 9:10 AM||Arrival|
|9:10 AM – 10:30 AM||Drawing/Painting/2D|
|10:30 AM – 10:45 AM||Snack Break|
|10:45 AM – 12:00 PM||Ceramics|
|12:00 PM – 1:00 PM||Lunch & Recess|
|1:00 PM – 2:15 PM||Performing Arts|
|2:15 PM – 2:30 PM||Snack Break|
|2:30 PM – 3:50 PM||Sculpture/3D|
|3:50 PM – 4:00 PM||Pick Up|
|4:00 PM – 5:30 PM||(Optional) Extended Day|
Questions? We Would Love to Hear From You!
Do you have questions or would like to sign up for one of our programs? Call us at 617-964-3424 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or click the link below to register online.