Summer Art Adventure - Early Childhood

Summer Art Adventure - Early ChildhoodEARLY CHILDHOOD / Ages 5 - 6
AM Session only: 9:00am – 11:30am
Price per session: M: $245 / NM: $225

Summer Art Adventure takes place at a Half Hollow School District location

Early childhood art specialists will guide your child through an exciting hands-on art experience. Children will engage in age appropriate art activities and be inspired by an artist and theme of the week. Explore drawing, painting, sculpture, craft and more, while developing artistic skills. Bring a snack and smock for a summer of artful experiences. Weekly art show to celebrate your child’s artistic accomplishments. Register Early.

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Session 1: "Upside Down World" (5 days) July 6-10 (Mon.- Fri.)
What’s up is down and what’s down is up. Make sure to zip your pockets and see what happens when you create art that defies gravity. Study LA skateboarding artist Mike Dempsey, as he uses digital photography to send you airborne. Watch Alex Chinneck suspend, as he rips up the street, inverts cars and melts buildings.
SPECIAL EVENTS: RITA’S ITALIAN ICES AND PUNK ROCK HAIR PARTY.

Session 2: “Patchwork Extravaganza” (5 days) July 13-17 (Mon.-Fri.)
Inspired by American Textile designers and quilters Ursula Radford and Luke Haynes. Create your own unique patchwork patterns and use them as pieces of your paintings, drawings, and printed artworks. Bring your best recycled fabric on Monday for a battle of the classes patchwork sculpture.
GUEST ARTIST!

Session 3: “Candy Explosion” (5 days) July 20-24 (Mon.- Fri.)
Swim through a sea of skittles and walk through a forest of cotton candy trees. Illustrate, paint and sculpt a world made of candy. Watch out for the rainbow giraffe and critters who ate too much candy. Virtually visit Candytopia, a traveling candy art installation overflowing with sweets. Discover Laura Benjamin’s famous face candy wrapper collages.
SPECIAL EVENTS: FACE PAINTING AND COTTON CANDY PARTY.

Session 4: “Masters of Illusion” (5 days) July 27-31 (Mon.- Fri.)
What’s in your perspective! Study the art of Julian Beever and learn to use perspective to design a world of impossibilities. See how this amazing street artist creates the realistic illusion of sidewalks splitting open to reveal another dimension and sharks jumping out of a brick sidewalk. Paint, illustrate, and sculpt a world of unexpected encounters.
SPECIAL EVENT: SPRAY PAINTED T-SHIRT PARTY (NON-TOXIC FABRIC SPRAY PAINT), BRING A WHITE T-SHIRT

Session 5: “Steam Punked” (5 days) Aug 3-7 (Mon.- Fri.)
Fasten, tighten and couple nuts, bolts, metal, and shiny surfaces for a week of Steam Punked art. Build, paint, and illustrate animals and people with bionic powers. Study Steam Punk sculptor Susan Beatrice and Illustrator Jeff Haynie, as they create a magical world of industrial style art.
(BRING A BAG OF SMALL METAL OBJECTS LIKE SCREWS, NUTS AND BOLTS)
SPECIAL EVENT: MY REPTILE GUY PARTY

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Registration Information:

Please be aware children must be 5 at start of the program.

If you are registering more than one child, please create a separate order for each child.

Students in the Half Hollow Hills School District are eligible to receive member discount.

No refunds after 5/15. Before that date a $50 non-refundable deposit per child will be retained per session. Students will be notified in the event of a class cancellation. Children are expected to be able to work within the structure of the program and follow directions given. If a child must be removed due to behavior issues, a refund will not be granted. No make-ups or substitutions.

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TUITION DISCOUNTS

2 ways to save:
1. COMBO: $20 off each session for families registering for any combination of 2 or more sessions (i.e.: 1 child in 2 sessions, 2 children in 1 session). Note: Exception: Early Childhood counts as 1/2 session. To apply discount when registering for multiple sessions or children, please click on the applicable discount listed on the registration page.

2. REFER A FRIEND: $50 Gift Certificate (issued after friend completes class). Your friend must be a first-time registrant with ALLI. To request gift certificate, please be sure to include the phrase “Refer A Friend” and the name of your friend in the comments section upon checkout.

Discounts will be reviewed by the Art League of Long Island to ensure rates have been correctly applied. If it is determined that incorrect discounts have been applied, all charges will be adjusted to reflect the appropriate rate.

Namesort iconPriceAdd to cart
Session 5: Steam Punked$245.00
Session 4: Masters of Illusion$245.00
Session 3: Candy Explosion$245.00
Session 2: Patchwork Extravaganza$245.00
Session 1: Upside Down World$245.00