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Click HERE to view the Summer 2015 Course Catalog

REQUEST MORE INFORMATION HERE
(603) 836-2517.

TO REGISTER, CONTACT RHIANNON MIMMS
(603) 836-2564.

 

The Sharon Arts Campus offers summer programs for youth and teenage artists, to encourage and celebrate creativity and artistic expression. Students can explore a range of media, while developing a sense of community with their class.


TEEN SUMMER ART RETREAT WEEKS
AGES 13+

TUITION per week: $345, Bring a lunch!
SHARON ARTS CENTER CAMPUS
457 NH Rt 123, Sharon, NH.

2D Media with Eleanor Clough
Monday – Friday, August 3 – 7, 10 am – 3 pm
Students who want to work in 2D media will love this opportunity to build technical skills while creating portfolio pieces exemplifying foundational work. Students will take inspiration from images, still life, imagination and the human figure to complete a range of drawing and painting exercises. With instructor guidance students will combine materials and subject matter to produce works that communicate their own vision.
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DIY Sewing and Clothing Design with Alexia Rosoff
Monday – Friday, August 10 – 14, 10 am – 3 pm
Have you always wanted to make your own clothes? Empower yourself with sewing; channel your own style and sew from patterns, modify vintage clothes, or adapt designs to make clothes that no one else has. Skip making aprons and jump into making items you can wear that are uniquely you. BYO sewing machine.
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Creative Writing with Pam Bernard
Monday – Friday, August 17 – 21, 10 am – 3 pm
Is there a writer inside of you waiting to be discovered or nurtured? Work closely with a professional writer to develop your own written voice and receive tools to articulate your story. Learn about key elements of different genres, receive and offer feedback, and leave class with a polished piece of writing.
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Glass Lampworking with Janet Duchesneau
Monday – Friday, August 24 – 28, 10 am – 3 pm
Beginners welcome! From beads and buttons to small vases and sculptures, explore “melting madness” on the torch, using both soft (Italian) and hard (Borosilicate) glass. Teen torchworkers will learn about studio safety as they skillfully manipulate glass to create amazing works of wearable, decorative, and functional glass art. Learn to shape, blow, and balance glass on and off the mandrel.
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Ceramics – DATES TBD – CALL FOR MORE INFO
This all-inclusive exploration of clay covers everything–  from multiple hand building techniques, throwing on  the wheel, surface decoration and more.  Creative expression abounds in this class through playing with sculpture and built vessels in all  shapes and forms.
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YOUTH SUMMER ART RETREAT WEEKS
AGES 7 – 12

TUITION per week: $175, Bring a snack!
SHARON ARTS CENTER CAMPUS
457 NH Rt 123, Sharon, NH.

Mixed Media Mash-Up
Monday – Friday, August 10 – 14, 9am – 12:30pm
Students will get their hands on every material possible this week. Each day will explore something new, whether painting, drawing, or sculpture – from felted fiber to polymer clay, papier-mâché to recyclables. Students will work on projects using each different material, learning about collaboration and experimentation, and preparing for a mini group show on Friday afternoon at 12pm. Kids will play with self-portraits, collaborate on group murals, develop a giant sculpture, and much more. This fun and engaging week will be a great time to relax and get creative with the materials at hand.
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Ceramics – DATES TBD – CALL FOR MORE INFO
This all-inclusive exploration of clay covers all the basics – multiple hand building techniques, throwing on the wheel, surface decoration and more. Creative expression abounds in this class through playing with sculpture and built vessels in all shapes and forms. A love for clay will grow in our studios and inspire the young clay artist.
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