🌞 Summer Arts Adventures

During the summer, the Farmington Valley Arts Center’s picturesque and inspiring Avon campus becomes a place where young artists unleash their creativity and develop confidence in their abilities to express their ideas. Each week campers will be led by professional teaching artists in projects related to the theme of the week using various mediums including painting, drawing, sculpture, collage and kiln-fired clay! Sessions run daily from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and are ideal for kids entering 2nd grade through 8th. $225 for members, $250 for non-members.
Please fill out the online form (scroll down) to register.
Send a check to our FVAC office at 25 Arts Center Lane, 06001 Avon CT or click on the Buy Now button and pay via PayPal/Credit Card

Session 1: June 19 - June 23 (pick any day or the whole week)

Art in Action
Draw, paint and sculpt your favorite characters from the action and cartoon world. Imagine yourself as a superhero and star in your own artwork!

Session 2: June 26 - June 30

Mix and Match
Not sure what your favorite art material is? Experiment with everything from paint to clay and fiber to wood!

Non-Members Session 2

Members Session 2

Session 3: July 5 - 7 (*3 plus 1 day)

Clay all the Way  
Fire up your creativity and learn the art and craft of pottery making while exploring the magic of clay, paints and glazes. *3 days plus one extra Friday morning of your choice (beginning 7/14) for glazing. Non-Members $200, Members $180.

Non-Members Session 3

Members Session 3

Session 4: July 10 - 14

Drawn to Nature
Artists will explore the beauty of the natural world as they depict the nearby flora and fauna using a variety of materials and techniques.

Non-Members Session 4

Members Session 4

Session 5: July 17 - 21

Magical Fantasy
Once upon a time … create fantasy creatures and settings inspired by your favorite stories, movies, and imagination.

Non-Members Session 5

Members Session 5

Session 6: July 24 - 28

Passport to Art
This is your ticket for exciting global art making adventures! Begin each day in a new country & design your own artwork based on your visit!

Non-Members Session 6

Members Session 6

Session 7: July 31 - August 4

Thumbs up for 3D
Art adventurers will add some depth to their works of art created in metal, paper, wood, stone, fiber, plaster, ceramics, or any other material we can find to create 3-dimensional art.

Non-Members Session 7

Members Session 7

Session 8: August 7 - 11

The Deep Blue
An ocean of projects will inspire artists as they explore fish, fin and all things aquatic.

Non-Members Session 8

Members Session 8

Session 9: August 14 - 18

Magical Fantasy
Once upon a time … create fantasy creatures and settings inspired by your favorite stories, movies, and imagination.

Non-Members Session 9

Members Session 9