10-D Drawing from Nature

Students will draw inspiration by exploring the beauty of nature around The Center. They will create landscapes, draw local flora and fauna, and make 3-D sculptures using objects found right outside our door.


Health & Safety Policy:  The Center has updated its Health and Safety Policies and Procedures related to COVID-19. As of  August 22, 2022, vaccinations are suggested but not required. Mask wearing is suggested but not required. 

In the event of a closure due to the COVID-19 virus, this camp will move online using ZOOM. There will be no refunds or credits for classes that were scheduled to take place on-site but were moved to an online format for health and safety purposes.

Full-day campers (those registered for a morning and afternoon camp) will have a supervised lunch period from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM at no extra charge.

Special Notes

**Sibling Discount** If you are registering more than one child for the same week of camp, please call the office at 908-234-2345 to learn how to receive $20 off each additional child.

Late Pick-up: No childcare will be provided after 4:30 p.m. A late charge of $10 per minute will be assessed for each child left after 4:35 p.m.

Cancellation Policy: A full refund will be given to students who cancel at least 3 weeks prior to the start of the Summer Camp Session, less a $50 cancellation fee, per registration. No refunds will be given for cancellations received with less than 3 weeks notice before the start of the Summer Camp Session.

Behavior Policy: The Center reserves the right to dismiss any student for inappropriate behavior or failure to comply with The Center’s Health and Safety Policies and Procedures during COVID19. In the case of dismissal, refunds will not be given. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Rachel Aponte, Education Programs Manager, at [email protected].

Materials

Sketch pad - 9” X 12” (or next size up)
Graphite pencils - 2B, 3B, 5B
Charcoal - compressed stick, charcoal pencils Charcoal/pastel - white
Fine tip black drawing pen
Erasers - good quality pink or white, kneaded
Soft cotton rag - old t-shirt, old sock, etc.
colored pencils
magic markers
pens - ball point,
gel pastels/chalk
Small Paint brush
printer paper or other blank papers

About the Instructor

Wendy Hallstrom

Wendy is an instructor at Hunterdon Art Museum and the Center for Contemporary Art in western New Jersey, where she teaches both adults and children in various media. Wendy's primary mediums are watercolor and acrylics. She writes icons in egg tempera in the Russian tradition and contemporary icons in acrylic. Her work has been displayed in juried shows and is in several private collections. In addition to painting, Wendy has mastered the craft of Pysanky, Ukrainian egg decorating, and teaches this ancient technique throughout the Western NJ and Philadelphia region.

REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS

Class Details

August 21 - August 25, 01:30 pm - 04:30 pm

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Tuition: $285

Member Tuition: $260

Location: The Center for Contemporary Art

Semester: Summer Art Camps 2023

Level: Children (Ages 5-8)

Instructor: Wendy Hallstrom