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Abington Art Center is a community center focused on music, drawing, painting, oil, ceramics, metals, sewing, embroidery, pottery, and jewelry classes. It is an outdoor free concert venue, with theater, dance, jazz, and live music on stage. You can buy gifts, crafts, bracelets, necklaces, and rings at the unique holiday fair.

Summer Camps – 2021

Please navigate to the bottom of the page for the registration portal.

Summer Camps 2021

Camp runs Monday – Friday
Campers must register for each week they wish to attend.

Weeks Available for Camp Registration:
June 21, June 28, July 12, July 19, July 26, August 2,
August 9, August 16, August 23, August 30

There will be no camp the week of July 5th

All Camps will follow CDC guidelines and PA state regulations.

Questions?

Call us: 215-887-4882 ext 100

Email us:  studioschool@abingtonartcenter.org

Camp Withdrawal
&
Transfer Policy

Withdrawals made more than 2 weeks prior to your registered week will result in a full refund less a $25 fee. Refunds will not be given for withdrawals made less than 2 weeks prior to your registered week.

Transfers, based on availability, may be possible for a fee of $15. Deadline for transfer requests is 1 week prior to your registered week.

Art Camps

Creative Arts Camp – Ages 4-6
Instructor | TBA
Mornings 9:00am – 12:00pm

These camps are specially designed for your child’s creative hands and mind. We know how young children love to be introduced to new materials and ideas that fully engage them in the artistic process. Each week kids will create a variety of paintings, drawings, sculpture and more. Halfway through class, students will eat their own snack and take a walk outside on the grounds. Each week lessons are new, so depending on your schedule, feel free to enroll your child in camp throughout the summer.

Weeks available: June 21, June 28, July 12, July 19, July 26, August 2, August 9, August 16, August 23, August 30

There will be no camp the week of July 5th

$175 per week

Additional material fee due first day of camp

Summer Art Camp for Kids – Ages 7-12

Instructor | TBA
Mornings 9:00am – 12:00pm
Afternoons 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Work side-by-side with a professional artist to create your own masterpiece. Kids make new friends and together explore both traditional and non-traditional forms of drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking and more. This is a supportive and nurturing environment where kids receive individualized instruction in our small classes. Projects are both educational and fun; they lead you to discover your own creativity and individuality. Everyone can be an artist with the right encouragement and inspiration.

Halfway through class, students will eat their own snack and take a walk outside on the grounds. Sign your child up for a full day of camp and enjoy a free supervised lunch hour in between sessions. Each week is a new set of lessons, so depending on your schedule, feel free to enroll your child throughout the summer.

Weeks available: June 21, June 28, July 12, July 19, July 26, August 2, August 9, August 16, August 23, August 30

There will be no camp the week of July 5th

$175 per week per session (Morning or Afternoon)

$350 per week for full day (Includes one hour lunch)

Additional material fee due first day of camp

Clay Camps

Creative Clay Time and Mixed Media – Ages 7-9
Instructor | TBA

Mornings
 9:00am – 12:00pm

The ceramic studio is a fun place to get messy and play with clay. In this safe and nurturing environment learn how to create pinch pots, animals and other inventive characters. We will teach you to get artistic and creative with clay. The second week you will be involved in building sculpture using a mix of materials so that your ceramic pieces can be glazed and fired in the kiln, ready to take home.

Weeks available: August 2, August 16 (two week program)

$400 for the two week program

Sculpture and Wheel Throwing – Ages 9-12
Instructor | TBA

Afternoons
 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Wheel throwing is a fun and challenging art form that requires focus and discipline. Learn centering and pulling and as your skills develop, create a variety of cups, bowls and vases. This is an opportunity to build work that at the same time is both beautiful and functional. The second week of the workshop is dedicated to creating mixed media sculpture so that your ceramic pieces can be glazed and fired in the kiln.

Weeks available: August 2, August 16 (two week program)

$400 for the two week program

Acting Camps

Acting Camp – Ages 9-16
Instructor | Diane and Brianna Marsh

Mornings
 9:00am – 12:00pm

Explore exciting scenes and portray vibrant characters in this interactive acting camp! We engage in fun games and exercises that develop the fundamentals of acting. Students gain self-assurance in their acting as well as a self-confidence that they can keep for a lifetime. Our scene and character studies will lead us to a performance at the end of the camp.

In partnership with  Scattered Seeds

Registration Available Soon
Weeks Available – TBA

Musical Theater Camp – Ages 9-16
Instructor | Diane and Brianna Marsh

Afternoons 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Sing and dance to your favorite Broadway show tunes! Each student has the opportunity to learn music, staging, and choreography both in solo-work and as an ensemble. Students gain self-assurance in their performing as well as a self-confidence that they can keep for a lifetime. Our work during the week will be highlighted in an exciting showcase at the end of camp.

In partnership with  Scattered Seeds

Registration Available Soon
Weeks Available – TBA

Registration Portal

Returning Students

Log in with your email, choose a session, Add to Order, and select the person you wish to register before checking out or adding additional classes.

New Students

Click Login and create an account for yourself. If you are registering a child or someone else, click Add to Order, fill out the form with your registrants’s information under “Add New Registrant,” and click “Create Registrant.” Select the person you wish to register before checking out or adding additional classes.