Education

No Image Available

SummerStudio 2018

SummerStudio is an immersive and hands-on program in the visual arts involving cultural/historical information, technical instruction and artistic production. Based upon the exhibitions on display, the curriculum draws from basic drawing techniques to multimedia projects over the course of an exciting five-day program. Throughout the week, students will work with artists and professional educators in the art studio, the galleries and our 7-acre Sculpture Garden to create new projects. Small class sizes ensure individual attention and artistic development. This half day camp program is offered for grades kindergarten to eighth grade.

   

Register Online

Class Schedule


Ages 6-9

Session 1: Explorations in Drawing & Painting | (CLASS FULL)

Jun. 18-22
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
$170 TMA members, $190 nonmember

Experiment with strong lines, vibrant color, and composition to learn new techniques that will bring your artwork to life! The emphasis will be on developing layout and composition, rendering volume, and color relationship. Students will build skills in using graphite, charcoal, watercolors, colored pencils, chalk, and oil pastels. Students will look at modern and contemporary artists to draw inspiration and hone their visual skills and vocabulary.

Session 3: Masks, Monsters, and Robots

Jun. 25-29
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
$170 TMA members, $190 nonmember

Students will explore and manipulate varied materials to create 3 dimensional masks, monsters and robots. Learn how to transfer your 2D designs into 3D.

Session 4: Creative Clay & Ceramics

Jul. 16-20
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
$170 TMA members, $190 nonmember

Get hose hands muddy and dig deep with clay! Construct sculptures with a variety of ceramic techniques, and learn the basics of ceramics. For hands-on learning, this class is for you! Projects will be fired throughout the course.


Ages 8-14

Session 5: Jewelry Making

Jul 9-13
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
$170 TMA members, $190 nonmember

Create a piece of jewelry that merges jewelry design and ­art! Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of jewelry making, beading and more. Learn concepts to create unique and wearable art -- perfect for yourself or to give as a gift. All students will be able to produce a specially designed piece of art to take home!


Ages 10-13

Session 6: Explorations in Drawing & Painting

Jun. 18-22
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
$170 TMA members, $190 nonmember

Experiment with strong lines, vibrant color, and composition to learn new techniques that will bring your artwork to life! The emphasis will be on developing layout and composition, rendering volume, and color relationship. Students will build skills in using graphite, charcoal, watercolors, colored pencils, chalk, and oil pastels. Students will look at modern and contemporary artists to draw inspiration and hone their visual skills and vocabulary.

Session 7: Printmaking

Jul 9-13
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
$170 TMA members, $190 nonmember

Printmaking is all about layering through demonstration. Students will learn different monoprinting and relief block techniques. This flexible way of working that allows you to be expressive and experimental. Each print you do will give you lots of new ideas for the next one… once you start, it becomes addictive!

Session 8: Creative Clay & Ceramics

Jul. 16-20
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
$170 TMA members, $190 nonmember

Get hose hands muddy and dig deep with clay! Construct sculptures with a variety of ceramic techniques, and learn the basics of ceramics. For hands-on learning, this class is for you! Projects will be fired throughout the course.

  • Copyright © Triton Museum of Art

  • Search for past and current exhibitions, and other information on the site.

    site search by freefind advanced