Summer Youth Camp Descriptions



Summer programs at Stone Branch are an extension of our quality full year programs for kids. Fun and full of useful real artist skills. This summer you can choose in-person sessions or virtual. With over a year of online instruction we have elevated  our realtime instruction and kids love it. And with in-person programs we take all the necessary precautions to assure the safety of all our students and staff.Take a look at al the cool offerings and let us know if you have questions.

Week 1       Drawing   6/20/22 - 6/24/22  Drawing is a skill that all artists must understand, and the earlier a child starts learning it, the better! This week will help students become more comfortable with the drawing medium and will make them stronger artists.     

Week 2    Painting    6/27/22  -7/1/22   Painting with Color Harmonies Color harmony is a fundamental part of creating art. This week, students will learn how to mix paint and will experiment with different color combinations. Activity(s): Still life, Color experimentation, Acrylic painting  

Week 3   Comic Illustration       7/5/22  -  7/8/22        This week children have the opportunity to reimagine and recreate their own narrative for  characters from their favorite stories. Activity(s): Concept development, drawing and use of color    

Week 4   Comic Book Drawing        7/11/22  -  7/15/22        Children this week will use their imaginations to turn ideas into visual stories. Children will learn comic formatting by creating their own story and let their creativity roam free! Activity(s): Comic making, Narrative, Comic formatting    

Week 5    Mixed Media       7/18/22  -  7/22/22       This week, students will be able to use their imaginations to create fun and engaging fantasy art. Fantasy art is a way of allowing children to express wild ideas in a visual way.   

Week 6    Drawing       7/25/22  -  7/29/22       Drawing animals is an exciting tool that will help children strengthen observational skills. Children this week will learn drawing skills from the  study of animals from. Activity(s):  Drawing and texturing     

Week 7   Mixed Media    8/1/22  -  8/5/2022       This week students will be drawing a variety of animals and creating their own fantasy creatures with with a variety of media    

Week 8    Drawing     8/8/22  -  8/12/22        Drawing the Figure -Figure drawing is a key part in understanding form and flow. This week will give children the opportunity to study clothed figures in order to practice gesture drawing.   

Week 9   Painting       8/15/22  -  8/19/22       This week, students will learn how to mix paint and will experiment with different color combinations and painting styles.  

Week 10   Mixed Media      8/22/22   - 8/26/22       This week students will learn to use various media and materials along with the fundamentals of art and design