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Master Artisans & Architects

Master Artisans & Architects

  • Weeks:Jul. 12, 2021
  • Time:9:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Note:Attire should be suitable for crafts, games, and outdoor exercise. The cost of this camp includes material supplies.
  • Cost:$400 per week
  • Ages:8-12
  • Staff:Peter Vitz

Take your art to the next level this summer!

This camp is tailored to architecture enthusiasts and intermediate artists, exploring the wonders of artistic building and strengthening the foundation of drawing and painting. Delve into the work of the great masters and some of their advanced techniques. See how your architecture skills stack up through team building competitions among the boys. By the end of the week, campers will have learned about five popular architecture styles, five master artists, and five challenging techniques to employ in his own artistic career!

Learn about the following artists: Fra Angelico, Peter Paul Rubens, Edgar Degas, Winslow Homer, Vincent Van Gogh

Learn about the following techniques: gilding/silver leaf, pastel portrait, chalk on cloth, watercolor landscape, impasto painting

Learn about the following architecture styles: Classical, Colonial, Victorian, Eclectic, Contemporary/Modernist

 

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.