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Junior Artisans & Builders

Junior Artisans & Builders

  • Weeks:Jun. 21, 2021
  • Time:9:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Note:All campers must be 4 1/2 years old by the first day of camp.
  • Cost:$350 per week
  • Ages:4-8
  • Staff:Peter Vitz

The perfect camp for a budding artist or aspiring builder!

Each morning will help campers develop an eye for the work of the masters by learning and employing the same techniques. By the end of the week, your child will have learned about five master artists and five essential techniques to employ in his artistic career!

Learn about the following artists: Prehistoric cave artists, Bernini, Cassatt, Matisse, Mondrian
Learn about the following techniques: stencils/masks & contour drawing, sculpting faces, monotype printing, collage, geometric & abstract art

Each afternoon we will explore elements of building, focusing on the essential needs of any structure. Each lesson will be accompanied with hands-on activities with materials such as blocks and Lego.

Elements we will explore: columns, arches, roofs, and many more!

 

Teacher: Mr. Peter Vitz has been at The Heights School for 14 years teaching homeroom, art, and natural history. Before teaching, Mr. Vitz worked in the architecture field.

Campers should bring a lunch, snack, and water bottle. Attire should be suitable for crafts, games, and outdoor exercise. The cost of this camp includes material supplies.