Arts Academy Summer Program: Ages 8-16


Arts Academy Week 1: June 14-18, 2021

All About Art: Drawing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking & Culinary Art

Monday- Friday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM 

with one extended field trip day: Date TBA- 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Ages 8– 16

Instructors: Holly Lees and Multiple Guest Artists 

Discover your talents and learn about career opportunities in the area of fine arts and overall creativity. Participants will explore art subjects including drawing, painting, photography, culinary art, folk art, and printmaking with art professionals from various  fields and backgrounds. A guest artist will join us each day to share their expertise and lead us in an art project. Students will also learn mindful practices which can be put into use in many aspects of life.

On field trip day, we are going to Pittsburgh for a unique art experience. This will be an extended day from  8AM – 5PM. Trip details to come! Field trip: A Pittsburgh Art Experience – details TBA
(Dependent on Covid-19 restrictions)


Arts Academy Week 2: June 21-25, 2021

Mini Masters Art

Monday- Friday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM 
with one extended field trip day: Date TBA- 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 Ages 8– 16

Instructor: Joanne Mekis

Become A Mini Master this summer!  Students will learn how  to create like a famous artist with instructor Joanne Mekis! Mini Masters will explore many art periods including Impressionism, Expressionism, Art Nouveau, Fauvism, Pop Art, and more!  Sketch outdoors, paint, draw with ink and watercolors, and more! Find out how fun it is to create a masterpiece! Mini Masters is a very popular art camp. We encourage former attenders to come back. Joanne will offer new projects and activities. 

For field trip day, we are going to Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History. This will be an extended day from  8 AM – 5 PM. Trip details to come!  

Field trip: The Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History – details TBA

(Dependent on Covid-19 restrictions)


Arts Academy Summer Program Pricing:

Payment is due upon registration. 

Cost per week of Arts Academy Summer Program:
$175 Non-members; $170 BW Members


Early bird discount when you sign up & pay before June 1: 
$165 Non-members; $160 BW Members

Instant savings when you register  for both weeks of Arts Academy! Enroll for both weeks of Arts Academy Summer Programs and save $25!

Two Weeks of Arts Academy Summer Program:
$325 Non-members; $320 BW Members 

Early bird discount when you sign up & pay before June 1:
$315 Non-members; $310 BW Members

Additional discounts and payment plans are available. For more details, contact Holly Lees at  hlees@bottleworks or 814.535.2020 

SCHOLARSHIPS

Bottle Works offers scholarships for art camps and workshops to partiipants ages 18 and youger. Full or partial scholarships are available and distributed on a first come, first served basis and precedence is given to participants who are enrolling in more than one camp or workshop. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, please click here to apply.  

BEFORE & AFTER CARE

Before & After care is available starting at 8:00 AM. All learners must be picked up by 5:00 PM  Cost: $5 per hour (Before & After Care discounts are available, contact Holly Lees for more details). 

*Schedules and payment must be submitted to Holly Lees one week prior to the program start date to ensure care.