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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Exploring Comics and Graphic Novels (Ages 11–13)

    This camp is about the art and craft of visual storytelling. We will focus on bringing clarity to good ideas by developing your illustrative style, directing a visual story and using drawing as a form of c...

    June 26, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Ira Marcks

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Game Design Interactive Showcase (Ages 11–13)

    Ever wonder what it takes to become a computer game designer? Join us in our digital lab and build your own interactive world, create puzzles, or tell a story using our computer gaming software. You will l...

    June 26, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Cat Benincasa

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Photographic Exploration (Ages 11–13)

    In this 3-day camp, you will be equipped with a DSLR camera to explore the great city of Troy. In the beginning of the week, your instructor will lead you on walkable excursions to capture images around th...

    July 5, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Stephanie Palazeke

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: The Art of 3D Modeling: Physical to Digital Prototypes (AGES 11-13)

    In this exciting partnership with Tech Valley Center of Gravity in Downtown Troy, campers will create unique structural prototypes in the physical world and transform them into the digital realm. This thre...

    July 5, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Kurt Pryzbilla & Jesse Roberts

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Mini Movies & Short Films (Ages 11–13)

    In this week-long camp, you will create your own movie making studio right inside The Arts Center. Through team-based projects, you will learn the basic skills and techniques of movie making. In the mornin...

    July 10, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Rebecca Angel Maxwell

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  • PRE-TEEN CAMP: All Things Sculpture (Ages 11–13) – LIMITED AVAILABILITY – PLEASE CALL 518.273.0552 TO REGISTER

    This camp’s creations are anything but flat! Transform your drawn ideas into 3D interactive objects. In this sculpture camp, you will work with paper, clay, cardboard, and more! You will learn a variety ...

    July 17, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Kimberly Jones

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Stained Glass Studio

    Learn the basics of this art form in our stained glass camp. You’ll learn to work safely with the tools required, such as soldering irons and glass cutters, while creating your own stained glass designs ...

    July 24, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Ceramics Studio (Ages 11–13)

    In this camp, you will explore the exciting possibilities of ceramic art, including using a potter’s wheel and handbuilding. Upon completion of your work, you will personalize your pieces and learn glazi...

    July 31, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Botanical Watercolor & Illustration (Ages 11–13)

    In this camp, you will carefully explore and draw the full system of plants, from the stems to the leaves. You will then explore watercolor and colored pencil application to add the colors found in nature ...

    August 7, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Monica Bill Hughes

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  • Stained Glass Mosaics

    In this camp, you will design and create a colorful, light-catching mosaic with stained glass. Discover the many decorative and functional possibilities this style of mosaic offers. You’ll learn to work ...

    August 14, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Stained Glass Mosaics (Ages 11–13)

    In this camp, you will design and create a colorful, light-catching mosaic with stained glass. Discover the many decorative and functional possibilities this style of mosaic offers. You’ll learn to work ...

    August 14, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Cupcake Wars (Ages 11–13)

    Do you love cupcakes? In this camp, you will learn basics skills and techniques in creating a variety of delicious fluffy treats! Throughout the week you will work together in teams to perfect your cupcake...

    August 21, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Tracy Henry

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  • PRE-TEEN CAMP: Circus & Performance Intensive (Ages 11–13)

    Join international performer extraordinaire Aaron Marquise in an intensive camp focused on strengthening the skills of young performing artists. This camp is open to all performing arts, including acting, ...

    August 21, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Adam Marquise

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Master Chef (Ages 11–13)

    Have you ever wanted to make a full-course meal on your own? In this camp, you will learn how to properly prep your ingredients, learn timing skills in the kitchen, and how to properly plate your food for ...

    August 28, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Tracy Henry

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  • SOLD OUT! PRE-TEEN CAMP: Fashion: Designing and Drawing (Ages 11–13)

    Let's draw and design a fashion line! This camp will guide you through the steps of designing and drawing your very own fashion portfolio, complete with with clothing, shoes and accessories! Learn about th...

    August 28, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Madison LaVallee

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