Chester Springs Studio Kids Summer Camps 2019


2019 KIDS SUMMER CAMP: 
One Week of Art & Clay Classes for Kids

Half-Day Kids Camp Week 1: July 8–12
Half-Day Kids Camp Week 2: July 15–19
Half-Day Kids Camp Week 3: July 22–26
Half-Day Kids Archaeology Camp Week 4: August 19-23
Tween 4-Day Art Camp: July 29 – August 1

Kids Half-Day Camps are posted here and registration is live. Email cpizzi@yellowsprings.org with any questions.



All About Nature: July 8 – 12

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Inspired by nature, kids explore and create art and pottery in Kids Summer Camp at Chester Springs Studio.

The Chester Springs Studio Art and Clay Half-Day Kids Camp offers children the opportunity to explore and play in both media. One group, 6 to 8 year olds, begin with 2D art where they create with paint, pencils, paper and mixed media supplies. The older children, 9 to 12 year olds, start with pottery where they explore the weekly theme with clay.

SUMMER CAMP WEEK 1: July 8 – 12
Theme: All About Nature
Ages:
 6 to 8
Clay Instructor: Jessica Greet
Art Instructor: Cher Pizzi
Length: 1 Week
Date: Monday-Friday, July 8 – 12
Time: 9am–12:30pm
Meet: HYS Lincoln Building,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs,PA
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After May 1: $175 Member, $195 Non-member

CLAY & ART (6-8 yrs): The lush natural surrounds of Historic Yellow Springs inspire art in a variety of media, techniques and natural textures. Explore the native plants, learn about the wildlife, and create art that may be used outdoors at your own home or displayed to bring the beauty of nature inside.

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SUMMER CAMP WEEK 1: July 8 – 12
Theme: All About Nature
Ages: 9 to 12
Clay Instructor: Jessica Greet
Art Instructor: Cher Pizzi
Length:
1 Week
Date:
Monday-Friday, July 8 – 12
Kids Kids Summer Art & Clay Camp, Chester County Best Kids CampsMeet: Chester Springs Studio,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA
Tuition: Before May 1: $165 Member, $185 Non-member
After May 1:
$175 Member, $195 Non-member

CLAY & ART (9-12 yrs): The lush natural surrounds of Historic Yellow Springs inspire art in a variety of media, techniques and natural textures. Explore the native plants, learn about the wildlife, and create art that may be used outdoors at your own home or displayed to bring the beauty of nature inside.

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Animal Planet: July 15 – 19

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Kids, explore the theme of Animal Planet in art and clay!

The Chester Springs Studio Art and Clay Half-Day Kids Camp offers children the opportunity to explore and play in both media. One group, 6 to 8 year olds, begin with 2D art where they create with paint, pencils, paper and mixed media supplies. The older children, 9 to 12 year olds, start with pottery where they explore the weekly theme with clay.

 

SUMMER CAMP WEEK 2: July 15 – 19
Theme: Animal Planet
Ages:
 6 to 8
Clay Instructor: Jessica Greet
Art Instructor: Cher Pizzi
Length: 1 Week
Date: Monday-Friday, July 15 – 19
Time: 9am–12:30pm
Meet: HYS Lincoln Building,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA

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Campers create clay bird baths in Kids Summer Camp at Chester Springs Studio.


Tuition: Before May 1: $165 Member, $185 Non-member
After May 1: $175 Member, $195 Non-member

CLAY & ART (6-8 yrs): Learn about Animal Planet as you draw and paint mammals, birds and reptiles from countries around the globe. Investigate the local wildlife and learn how to identify animal tracks. Design and create your very own clay animals.

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Kids Art and Clay Camp at Chester Springs Studio.

SUMMER CAMP WEEK 2: July 15 – 19
Theme: Animal Planet
Ages: 9 to 12
Clay Instructor: 
Jessica Greet
Art Instructor: Cher Pizzi
Length:
1 Week
Date: Monday-Friday, July 15 – 19
Time: 
9am–12:30pm
Meet: Chester Springs Studio,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA 
Tuition: Before May 1: $165 Member, $185 Non-member
After May 1:
$175 Member, $195 Non-member

CLAY & ART (9-12 yrs): Learn about Animals as you draw and paint mammals, birds and reptiles from countries around the globe. Investigate the local wildlife and learn how to identify animal tracks. Design and create your very own clay animals.

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Ocean Wonders: July 22 – 26

The Chester Springs Studio Art and Clay Half-Day Kids Camp offers children the opportunity to explore and play in both media. One group, 6 to 8 year olds, begin with 2D art where they create with paint, pencils, paper and mixed media supplies. The older children, 9 to 12 year olds, start with pottery where they explore the weekly theme with clay.

 

SUMMER CAMP WEEK 3: July 22 – 26 Kids Summer Art & Clay Camp, Chester County Best Kids Camps
Theme: Ocean Wonders
Ages:
 6 to 8 years
Clay Instructor: Jessica Greet
Art Instructor:
Cher Pizzi
Date: Monday-Friday, July 22 – 26
Time: 9am–12:30pm
Meet: HYS Lincoln Building,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA
Tuition: Before  May 1: $165 Member, $185 Non-member
After May 1: $175 Member, $195 Non-member

Kids Summer Art & Clay Camp, Chester County Best Kids CampsCLAY & ART (6-8 yrs): Explore the wonders under the sea as we use clay, paint and paper to create creatures, ocean life, and underwater scenes.

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Kids Kids Summer Art & Clay Camp, Chester County Best Kids CampsSUMMER CAMP WEEK 3: July 22 – 26
Theme: Ocean Wonders
Ages: 
9 to 12
Clay Instructor: Jessica Greet
Art Instructor:
Cher Pizzi
Date:
Monday-Friday, July 22 – 26
Time: 
9am–12:30pm
Meet: Chester Springs Studio,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA
Tuition: Before  May 1:
$165 Member, $185 Non-member
After May 1:
$175 Member, $195 Non-member

Kids Kids Summer Art & Clay Camp, Chester County Best Kids Camps

CLAY & ART (9-12 yrs): Explore the wonders under the sea as we use clay, paint and paper to create creatures, ocean life, and underwater scenes.

 

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Archaeology Dig: August 19 – 23

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Kids work with an archaeologist in a professional dig. Kids Summer Camp at Chester Springs Studio.

Popular archaeology dig at Historic Yellow Springs is for kids ages 8 to 16 years. The older kids, 11 to 16 year olds, initiate the digging, completing the more physical work and learn to survey, excavate, sift, map and record their findings. The younger children, 8 to 10 year olds, continue with sifting, sorting and recording finds from the morning. Each age group learn the same set of skills but the younger children have less physical demands placed upon them.

SUMMER CAMP WEEK 4: August 19-23
Theme: Archaeology

Ages:
11 to 16
Archaeology Instructor: Alexandria Proko
Length: 1 Week

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Archaeology Dig for Kids at Kids Summer Camp at Chester Springs Studio, Chester County.

Date: Monday-Friday, August 19-23
Time: 9am–12:30pm
Meet: HYS Lincoln Building,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA
Tuition: Before May 1: $165 Member, $185 Non-member
After May 1: $175 Member, $195 Non-member

Materials List: Archaeology

ARCHAEOLOGY (11-16 yrs): Be ready to get dirty as you learn to survey the site, excavate and sift soil to uncover artifacts, track daily progress, map and record findings.

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SUMMER CAMP WEEK 4: August 19-23

Sorting and documenting finds at Archaeology Dig at Kids Summer Camp.

Theme: Archaeology
Ages: 8 to 10
Archaeology Instructor: Alexandria Proko
Length: 1 Week
Date: Monday-Friday, August 19-23
Time: 9am–12:30pm
Meet: HYS Lincoln Building,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA
Tuition: Before May 1: $165 Member, $185 Non-member
After May 1: $175 Member, $195 Non-member

Materials List: Archeology

Archaeology Dig for Kids at Kids Summer Camp, Chester Springs Studio, chester county, 19425

Campers discuss history exhibit at Archaeology Kids Camp at Chester Springs Studio.


ARCHAEOLOGY (8-10 yrs): 
Be ready to get dirty as you learn to survey the site, excavate and sift soil to uncover artifacts, track daily progress, map and record findings.

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Tween 4-Day Art Camp: July 29 – August 1

 

Tween 4-Day Art Camp at Chester Springs Studio in Historic Yellow Springs, PA.

Tween 4-Day Art Camp will focus on drawing and painting skills.

TWEEN 4-DAY ART CAMP: July 29 – August 1
Theme: Drawing and Painting
Ages: 
11 to 16 
Art Instructor: Rhona Candeloro
Date:
Monday-Thursday, July 29 – August 1
Time: 
9am–12:30pm
Meet: Chester Springs Studio,
Historic Yellow Springs in Chester Springs, PA
Tuition: Before  May 1:
$145 Member, $165 Non-member
After May 1:
$155 Member, $175 Non-member

Tweens who think creatively and would like to further develop their artistic skills—this camp is for you! Join our HYS Tween Art Camp for four days of drawing, painting and quality training from HYS faculty and professional artist. Each day includes a session in drawing, and a session in painting with a break in between to enjoy the inspiring scenery of the historic village. Learn skills that last a lifetime. The instructor works with each student at their own level.

A Materials List is provided below. Tweens are encouraged to draw in their sketchbooks prior to and during the camp. Bring the sketchbook to the camp each day to share with the instructor. This assists with developing student’s natural style and interests. Additional materials will be provided in the camp.

Materials List:
Sketchpad
2B Drawing Pencil
Kneaded Eraser

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Weekly

Summer Kids Camp Internships

Internships at Kids Summer Camps at Historic Yellow Springs

Intern assisting children at the Kids Art and Clay Camps.

Ages: 13 to 18
Length: 1 Week
Camp 1: All About Nature, Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, Art & Clay Camp
Camp 2: Animal Planet, Mon.-Fri., July 15-19, Art & Clay Camp
Camp 3: Ocean Wonders, Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, Art & Clay Camp
Camp 4: Archaeology Dig, Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, Archaeology Camp
Time: 8:45 am – 1 pm
Location: Lincoln Building
Volunteer Position

Kids Summer Camps: Art and Clay
Teens, do you like art? Do you enjoy working with children? Chester Springs Studio offers Art and Clay camps each summer for kids ages 6 to 8 and 9 to 12 years. Interns assist the instructors with setting up the classroom each day, stocking supplies and assisting the children during the camp. Each week we have a different theme that is explored through clay and art, with a refreshment break in between. Take a look at the Kids Camp descriptions to select the week that interests you. Then, email Cher Pizzi, Arts Program Director, to let us know of your interest. Email as soon as possible as spots fill up fast.

Kids Summer Camps: Archaeology
Do you enjoy time outdoors? Do you have an interest in history? Then, you may enjoy interning with our Archaeology Dig for Kids. A professional archaeologist leads kids through an actual archaeology dig at Historic Yellow Springs. Interns assist the instructor with setting up for camp each day, organizing equipment and assisting with the children. You learn about the entire process of doing a professional dig while assisting as an intern. Take a look at the Kids Camp descriptions to learn more about this camp. Then, email Cher Pizzi, Arts Program Director, to let us know of your interest. Email as soon as possible as spots fill up fast.

 

 

 


 

 

Kids Half-Day Summer Camps Meeting Locations:

Chester Springs Studio at Historic Yellow Springs

1668 Art School Rd
Chester Springs, PA 19425

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Lincoln Building at Historic Yellow Springs

1685 Art School Rd
Chester Springs, PA 19425

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Questions? Contact Cher Pizzi, Studio Program Manager. Email cpizzi@yellowsprings.org.

 


Historic Yellow Springs is a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Organization.