Kids Summer Art Programs 2019

PLEASE NOTE: Summer Camps take place in two locations:

  1.  Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward St. Montgomery, NY 12549
  2. Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

Scholarships available for children on the reduced lunch program, or “Back Pack Snack Attack program or artistically-interested children 2019 Scholarship Application

Mommy Time! Mom’s drop your child off for an art class and spend a little quiet time yourself! Enjoy coloring in our adult coloring book in a quiet place for two hours. Tea, coffee and cookies provided. $10 for the coloring book, use our colors or colored pencils, and enjoy a quiet space for the time your child is in class for the whole week!

July 8-12th AM Summer Drawing & Sketching with Shawn Dell Joyce

Ages:  8 – Adult

Time:  10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

Learn how to draw what you see, using simple shapes to start, the sketching with values to create realistic and dimensional sketches with correct perspective and proportion. Sketchbook and pencils supplied.  Ages 8 and up, adults welcome to register too!

Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 8-12th 10:00-12:00 ($125.00)

July 8-12th PM Summer Watercolor with Liam Vogel 12+

Ages: 12 – Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location:  Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Session Dates: July 8-12th WEEK 1-3:00pm ($125.00)

July 8-12th PM Summer 3D Drawing with Shawn Dell Joyce!

Ages:  11 – Adult

Time:  1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward St. Montgomery, NY 12549

Learn how to draw in three dimensions! Make illusions like a floating shark, or 3D building, write your name in 3d letters, and learn the basics of shading and sketching. All materials supplied. Ages 11 and up.

 

 

Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $125/week or $35 per day
Session Dates: July 8-12th 1-3:00 pm ($125.00)

July 8-12 PM Summer Classic Cartoons with Cathy DeMaio

Ages: 8-12

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Learn to draw a cartoon character and make your own comic strip!  Children learn elements of cartooning, story-telling and drawing.  Catherine DeMaio has a BS and MA in Art Education and has taught children’s classes for more than ten years.  All materials supplied.

Instructor: Cathy DeMaio
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 8-12th WEEK 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

July 8-12th AM Summer Painting for Kids with Liam Vogel

Ages:  10 – Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Have fun working with Acrylic paint in this week-long program!  Every day will be a new painting ready for framing.  Learn the basics of handling paint and mixing colors.

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week or $35 per day
Session Dates: July 8-12th 10-12:00 AM ($125.00)

July 15-19 PM Summer Collage with Cathy DeMaio

Ages: 6 – 11
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: Cathy DeMaio
Price: $125
Session Dates: July 15-19 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

July 15-19 PM Summer Drawing Portraits with Liam Vogel

Ages:  12 – Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location:  Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

 

 

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 15-19 WEEK 1-3:00 ($125.00)
July 15th Monday Only ($35.00)
July 16th Tuesday only ($35.00)
July 17 Wednesday only ($35.00)
July 18 Thursday only ($35.00)
July 19th Friday only ($35.00)

July 15-19th AM Summer Drawing Animals with Liam Vogel

Ages: 6 – 12

Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Spend a week learning how to draw animals!  This class will talk about basic anatomy and proportion as well as how to draw fun textures like fur and feathers!

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week or $35 per day
Session Dates: July 15-19th 10-12:00 ($125.00)

July 15-19th PM Summer Illustration & Anime with Ayanna Terry

Ages: 11+

Time:  1-3:00 PM

Location:  Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: Ayanna Terry
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 15-19th 1-3:00 ($125.00)

July 15-19th AM Summer Plein Air Painting with Shawn Dell Joyce

Ages:  10 – Adult

Time:  10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Location: Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

Plein air painting for beginners! Learn the basics of plein air from value sketch to finished piece! Work with a seasoned professional plein air artist and paint trees, sunflowers and gardens, barns in perspective, and lovely farm fields. All materials and equipment supplied.  Appropriate for adults and children ages 10 and up.

 

 

 

 

Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $125/week or $35 per day
Session Dates: July 15-19th 10-12:30 ($125.00)

July 22-26 PM Summer Kid's Cartoons with Ayanna Terry

Ages: 7 – 11
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: Ayanna Terry
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 22-26 1-3 PM ($125.00)

July 22-26th PM Summer Realistic Drawing Techniques with Liam Vogel

Ages:  12 – Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 22-26th WEEK 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

July 22-26th AM Summer Outdoor Sketching with Liam Vogel

Ages:  12 – Adult

Time:  10:00 – 12:00 PM

Location:  Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

Learn new drawing techniques and practice drawing from life.  Learn to draw proportionately, paying attention to negative space and how to render a landscape from highlights to shadows.  Drawing is the foundation for all art media and is a wonderful means to relax and explore nature.

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week or $35 per day
Session Dates: July 22-26th WEEK 10-12:00 ($125.00)
Repeating Dates: Sunday ($)

July 22-26 AM Summer Painting with the Stars with Shawn Dell Joyce

Ages:  6 – Adult

Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY

Learn about the Old Masters of Art and make a painting based on their masterpieces! Create a painting each day and take it home, all materials supplied! Children work on easels with acrylic paint on canvas. Learn from the works of Van Gogh, Leoma Lovegrove, DaVinci, Matisse, and Monet. Superfun art class for children and adults! Adults may join in for $20 per class.

 

 

Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $125/week or $35/day Kids, Adults $20/day
Session Dates: July 22-26 Kids! 10-12:00 ($125.00)
July 22-26 Adults! 10-12:00 ($100.00)
July 22nd Adult Monday ($20.00)
July 23rd Adult Tuesday ($20.00)
July 24th Adult Wednesday ($20.00)
July 25th Adult Thursday ($20.00)
July 26th Adult Friday ($20.00)

July 22-26th PM Summer Cartoon Characters with Ayanna Terry

Ages: 6 – 12

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location:  Wallkill River School, 232 Ward St, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: Ayanna Terry
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 22-26th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

July 22-26th PM Summer Beginning Painting with Shawn Dell Joyce

Ages:  10 – Adult
Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM
Location: Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549
Learn how to do a painting from start to finish. Work from photos (supplied or bring your own) and learn how to sketch it out on canvas, mix colors from the basics using the color wheel, and how to use different brushes to create different effects. Good class for teens, tweens and adults. All materials supplied, take home a new painting each day. Class open to ages 10 and up to adults.
Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $125/week or $35 per day
Session Dates: July 22-26th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

July 29-Aug 2 PM Summer Anime Story Board with Ayanna Terry

Ages: 11-18
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

This anime and cartooning class focus on developing a character and creating a short visual story about them.  Students will learn how to develop ideas, present information, and narratives graphically, drawing techniques and inking.  Go from concept to finished panel by the end of the week!

 

Instructor: Ayanna Terry
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 29-Aug 2 1-3 PM ($125.00)

July 29-Aug 2 PM Summer Beginners Acrylic with Liam Vogel

artist Shawn Dell Joyce

Ages: 12-18
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: July 29-Aug 2nd 1-3 PM ($125.00)

July 29-Aug 2 AM Summer Exploring Painting with Liam Vogel

Ages: 6 – 12

Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: Wallkill River School, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Explore a whole range of paint types and techniques!  Get ready to be creative and try new things.  A whole week of colorful fun is planned.

Instructor: William Vogel
Session Dates: July 29-Aug 2 10-12:00 ($125.00)

August 5-9th PM Summer Advanced Portraiture with Liam Vogel

Ages:  6 – Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: August 5-9th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

August 5-9th AM Summer Teen and Tween Pastels with Liam Vogel

Ages: 12 – Adult
Time: 9:45 AM – 11:45 PM
Location: Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: August 5-9th 9:45-11:45 AM ($125.00)

August 5-9th PM Summer Water Color Pencils with Cathy DeMaio

Ages:  6 – 12

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Session Dates: August 5-9th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

August 12-16th PM Summer Watercolor with Liam Vogel to Teens and Tweens

Ages:  12 – Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Session Dates: August 12-15th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

August 12-16th PM Summer Collage with Cathy DeMaio

Ages:  6 – 12

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Instructor: Cathy DeMaio
Session Dates: August 12-16th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

August 12-15th AM Summer Landscape Painting with Liam Vogel

artist Shawn Dell Joyce

Ages: 12 – Adult
Time: 9:45 AM – 11:45 PM
Location: Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Session Dates: August 12-15th 9:45-11:45 AM ($125.00)

August 19-23rd PM Summer Advanced Watercolor with Liam Vogel for Teens and Tweens

Ages:  12- Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: August 19-23rd 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

August 19-23rd AM Summer Drawing Animas with Liam Vogel

Ages: 12 – Adult
Time: 9:45 AM – 11:45 PM
Location: Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: August 19-23rd 9:45-11:45 ($125.00)

August 26-30th AM Summer Realistic Drawing with Liam Vogel

Ages: 12 – Adult
Time: 9:45 AM – 11:45 PM
Location: Benedict Town Park, 1768 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: August 26-30 9:45-11:45 AM ($125.00)

August 26-30th PM Summer Figure Drawing with Liam Vogel for Teens and Tweens

Ages:  12 – Adult

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125/week
Session Dates: August 26-30th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

August 12-16th PM Summer Fashion Illustration with Ayanna Terry

Ages: 12 – 18

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Fashion has existed for centuries as a form of expression. For those who want to express their sense of style through illustration, this is the class for you! Students will learn the techniques necessary to convey their ideas, such as using textures and color. By the end of the summer course, every student will have their own illustrative line of work to show off!

 

Instructor: Ayanna Terry
Price: $125.00 for one week
Session Dates: August 12-13th 1-3:00 PM ($125.00)

August 19-23rd PM Summer Advanced Illustration with Ayanna Terry

Ages:  12-18

Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Wallkill River School, Patchett House, 232 Ward Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Are you a young illustrator looking to grow your abilities and skill-set? Then look no further! This summer camp provides guidance to the future artists of the world through illustrative techniques and multiple mediums, such as ink, markers, color pencils, and watercolor, and. Students will not only walk away with a stronger skill set but also companions that share their love of the arts.

Instructor: Ayanna Terry
Price: $125.00 for one week
Session Dates: Aug 6-10th 1:00-3:00 PM ($125.00)
Aug 27-31st 1:00-3:00 PM ($125.00)

Beginning Illustration Summer Workshop with Ayanna Terry

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illustration exists everywhere in the world around us, from television to books. Young ones who are interested in how to create through this stylized form of art are welcome to this week-long summer camp. Children will learn the building blocks of illustration, from line and form to value and color. Students will have the ability to

illustrate whatever comes to their imagination by the end of the course.

Ideal for ages 5-10 but older students are welcome and will be given more advanced projects.

This is a week-long course with morning sessions from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Wallkill River School

 

 

 

Instructor: Ayanna Terry
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Session Dates: Aug 6-10th 10:00-12:00 PM ($125.00)
Aug 27-31st 10:00-12:00 PM ($125.00)

Summer Figure Drawing Workshop with Liam Vogel ( Ages 13-18)

Have you wanted to improve your ability to draw people? perhaps your characters just don’t look right, or you would like to be able to sketch people on the bus, train, or other public places? well, this is the class for you! This introductory figure drawing class is intended to teach students the foundational skills needed to draw the human figure. Students will work from a mix of images, and live models in class, to learn the essential elements and principles of figure drawing, such as shape, form, proportion, and overall anatomy. students will start each class with a warm-up period, followed by a lesson on the elements and principles. each class will end with a longer drawing, followed by a group critique.

Although this is an introductory class, it is suggested that students have some understanding of basic drawing.

Instructor: William Vogel
Session Dates: July 30-August 3rd 1:00-3:00pm ($125)
August 20-24 10:00-12:00 ($125)

Summer Acrylic Studio with Liam Vogel (recommended ages 8-17)

This beginner level painting class is for kids looking to get into the wonderful world of painting! Students will learn about the essential materials used in painting, the process of color mixing, how to compose an underpainting, and how to paint from observation. Students will work from a mix of photographs and still life setups, to complete simple yet stunning works of art. each class will end with a comprehensive analysis of each student work, as well as a list of tips and projects that may be completed at home if the student desires. Basic student level materials will be supplied, but students are encouraged to bring specific brushes/paints if they have them

week-long session: $125

$35 for an individual session

 

an advanced version of this class will be offered the week of August 27-31 from 10:00am-12: 00 pm for students who are looking to learn more complex pastel skills, or for students who have taken the acrylic studio class, and enjoyed it. ( basic drawing/painting skills are required for the advanced session)

Instructor: William Vogel
Session Dates: July 23-27 10:00am-12:00pm ($125.00)
August 13-17 1:00pm-3:00pm ($125.00)
August 27th-31st 10-12:00pm ADVANCED ($125.00)
Individual session ($35.00)

Summer Pastel Studio with Liam Vogel

This beginner level class is intended to give students a basic understanding of pastel painting techniques. Students will learn the importance of color, composition, and value while using a variety of pastel painting approaches. students will work from still life setups to produce completed drawings, which we will critique as a group, in an attempt to discover the strengths/weaknesses of each student individually!

basic student level materials will be supplied, but students are encouraged to bring specific pastels/papers if they have them.

an advanced version of this class will be offered the week of August 27-31 from 1:00-3: 00 pm for students who are looking to learn more complex pastel skills, or for students who have taken the pastel studio class, and enjoyed it. ( basic drawing skills required for the advanced session)

 

 

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125 for week
Session Dates: Aug 20-24 1:00pm-3:00pm ($125)
Advanced session Aug 27-31 1:00-3:00 ($125)
individual session ($35)