Summer Art Camp Registration

Summer Art Camp Registration

Scroll the 30 weekly sessions below to register for camp.

The Following camps are SOLD OUT, please click on the following camps to be added to the Waiting List.


Week 1: 6/25-6/29 Duck Duck Goose (Ages 5-7)

June 24 2018 - June 29 2018 | 9:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn about shape, line, and texture with projects and games all about birds. Construct nests, create mobiles - the sky is the limit. Register Now

Week 1: 6/25-6/29 Star Wars (Ages 8-9)

June 25 2018 - June 29 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Calling all Jedi knights to make space ships, androids, masks, and light sabers. Create your own new characters, and may the arts be with you. Register Now

Week 1: 6/25-6/29 Comic Book Drawing (Ages 10-11)

June 25 2018 - June 29 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

What inspires your character? Learn storytelling, build drawing skills, and host a Comic Con. Register Now

Week 1: 6/25-6/29 Build Your Portfolio (Ages 12-15) 6 SPOTS LEFT!

June 25 2018 - June 29 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Use charcoal, acrylics, and even smartphones to deepen your foundational art skills. Experiment with painting, portraiture, and drawing using the historic Cast Hall collection. Register Now

Week 2: 7/2-7/6 Move It (Ages 5-7)

July 02 2018 - July 06 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Campers will create art that moves, from pinwheels and wind socks to kites and dream-catchers. Some wiggling and dancing is also required. (No camp July 4th) Register Now

Week 2: 7/2-7/6 Coco (Ages 8-9)

July 02 2018 - July 06 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Inspired by Disney Pixar’s Coco, learn about Mexican folk art traditions, make masks, design tin milagros, and more.(No camp July 4th) Register Now

Week 2: 7/2-7/6 Intro to Drawing (Ages 10-11)

July 02 2018 - July 06 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn drafting techniques with graphite, charcoal, and pastels to hone your abilities in texture and shading. Build basic skills in still life and figure drawing. (No camp July 4th) Register Now

Week 2: 7/2-7/6 Painting (Ages 12-15)

July 02 2018 - July 06 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Try your hand with acrylics, watercolors, and tempera. Study color theory, brush tricks, and perspective to take your art to the next level. (No camp July 4th) Register Now

Week 3: 7/9-7/13 Caribbean Paradise (Ages 4-6) PILOT Bilingual*

July 09 2018 - July 13 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn about the tropical islands around Central America and make art about pirates, animals and the natural world. This camp is taught in both Spanish and English. Register Now

Week 3: 7/9-7/13 Heroes Big and Small (Ages 5-7)

July 09 2018 - July 13 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

There is a hero in all of us! Listen to myths and legends, protect yourself by making colorful masks and shields, and create your own hero buddy. Register Now

Week 3: 7/9-7/13 A Wrinkle in Time (Ages 8-9)

July 09 2018 - July 13 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Based on the book and film, see what fun things you discover while exploring space and constellations through glow-in-the-dark materials. Register Now

Week 3: 7/9-7/13 Superheroes (Ages 10-11)

July 09 2018 - July 13 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

What makes a superhero? How can you express those qualities visually? Explore your ideas using clay, pen and ink, and more. Register Now

Week 4: 7/16-7/20 Folk Art Traditions (Ages 4-6) PILOT Bilingual*

July 16 2018 - July 20 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn weaving, mask making, and more as we take an imaginary adventure to South America. This camp is taught in both Spanish and English. Register Now

Week 4: 7/16-7/20 Enchanted Forest (Ages 5-7)

July 16 2018 - July 20 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Here ye, Here ye, all the brave knights and fair maidens! Make mesmerizing and magical works of art that capture the spirit of far-off fairy tales. Register Now

Week 4: 7/16-7/20 Intro to Comic Books (Ages 8-9) 3 SPOTS LEFT !!!

July 16 2018 - July 20 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Want to shazam your comic book making skills? Design an eye-catching comic book cover and learn to create your own heroes and villains. Register Now

Week 4: 7/16-7/20 Printmaking (Ages 10-11)

July 16 2018 - July 20 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Experiment with screenprinting, block printing and monoprinting to create posters, t-shirts and more. Register Now

Week 4: 7/16-7/20 Graphic Novel (12-15) 5 SPOTS LEFT!

July 16 2018 - July 20 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn layout styles, differentiate your lines and discover techniques to convey more emotion in your graphic illustrations. Register Now

Week 5: 7/23-7/27 Stories of Latin America (Ages 4-6) PILOT Bilingual*

July 23 2018 - July 27 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Take inspiration from the best new children’s books and make art inspired by the characters, traditions and countries they come from. This camp is taught in both Spanish and English. Register Now

Week 5: 7/23-7/27 Opposites (Ages 5-7)

July 23 2018 - July 27 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Big vs small, wet vs. dry, smooth vs. rough - learn about art making through opposites. Embrace the fun of clean vs. messy too! Register Now

Week 5: 7/23-7/27 Treasure Hunters (Ages 8-9)

July 23 2018 - July 27 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Calling all geo cashers! Spot treasure in PAFA’s collection, create a scavenger hunt with illustrated clues, and make a treasure chest. Register Now

Week 5: 7/23-7/27 Intro to Painting (Ages 10-11)

July 23 2018 - July 27 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn the fundamental techniques for acrylic, tempera and watercolor painting. Create your own masterpieces, from traditional still-lifes to modern abstracts. Register Now

Week 5: 7/23-7/27 Drawing II (12-15) 8 SPOTS LEFT!

July 23 2018 - July 27 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn to build your observational skills and master techniques such as perspective, shading and value using charcoal, ink and graphite.Campers do not need to have attended Drawing I in order to enroll in Drawing II. Register Now

Week 6: 7/30-8/3 Color Chemistry (Ages 5-7)

July 30 2018 - August 03 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Become a mad scientist creating a rainbow of slimes, dyes, and experimental paintings. Invent and play with unique materials. Register Now

Week 6: 7/30-8/3 Monster Mash (Ages 8-9)

July 30 2018 - August 03 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

One eye, three noses and five ears! Create monsters using different materials such as paper, felt, and even rocks. Register Now

Week 6: 7/30-8/3 2D Animation (Ages 10-11)

July 30 2018 - August 03 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Use PAFA’s digital lab to discover how to add motion to your graphic art to create an animated short movie. Plan a story with other campers and screen your film for friends and family. Register Now

Week 6: 7/30-8/3 Build Your Digital Portfolio (Ages 12-15)

July 30 2018 - August 03 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn methods to digitize drawings, paintings and prints. Discover lighting and staging techniques and spend time experimenting with Photoshop to enhance your editing skills. Register Now

Week 7: 8/6-8/10 Magic Academy (Ages 5-7)

August 06 2018 - August 10 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cast a spell of wonder with the art of magic. Construct wands, mix magic potions, and learn how to make images appear and disappear. Register Now

Week 7: 8/6-8/10 Green Screen Movie Making (Ages 8-9)

August 06 2018 - August 10 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Create a movie inspired by a great story and the magical settings only a green screen technique can inspire. Register Now

Week 7: 8/6-8/10 Video Production (Ages 10-11)

August 06 2018 - August 10 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn how to make your own media production through storyboarding, filming and editing a digital short film. Register Now

Week 7: 8/6-8/10 Illustration (Ages 12-15)

August 06 2018 - August 10 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Show, don’t tell. Use images to express your idea with character design, setting and mood. From movie posters to graphic novels, invent a unique visual narrative. Register Now