The Youth Summer Art Program is open to children, grades 5 to 8, ages 10 to 14 years. Each week-long session focuses on a different art form and combines exciting hands-on art creation with museum tours, art history discussions and connecting real works of art with the day's activity. Professional artists and educators will direct creative and age-appropriate activities using a variety of media in the musem's historic house, Parker Gallery and in the adjacent Whistler Park. Local visiting artists will come to speak about their works in the week's featured medium.
Week 1: July 6 to 10 DRAWING
Week 2: July 13 to 17 PAINTING
Week 3: July 20 to 24 SCULPTURE
Week 4: July 27 to 31 PRINTMAKING & COLLAGE
Classes will take place Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 12 Noon
The class fee for any of the sessions (including materials) is $165 for one week per student. Students can participate in one, two, three or all four weeks. The program fee includes all meterials, as well as a Whistler painting smock.
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Register by June 1, 2015 for a 10% discount. Scholarships are available for talented students in the community, please inquire by phone: 978-452-7641.
Please have your child bring a non-refrigerated snack and drink each day. No food will be provided. Scholarships are available for talented students in the community. All teachers are CORI certified.
For more information, call 978-452-7641.
Please fill out one registration form per child. Download the registration form here.