JC Visual Arts School


Intro to Asian brush painting (Grade 1th-12th, material included):

In class, students will learn to handle Asian brushes with ink and color, execute brush strokes correctly and artistically, and control the ink flow and load the brush correctly with five shades of inks. Also, students will learn the method of painting landscape, flower and bird with Asian brush.

Illustration(Grade 1st-12th, material included):

Illustration is a unique art form that is defined not by its context. Illustration brings life to concepts through image making. This class will introduce the storytelling through art. Students will create a storybook.

Drawing & painting (Grade 1st-12th, material included):

Students will learn basic foundational skills.  The class will focus on nurturing creativity while developing motor coordination and visual perception. They will enhance and refine basic drawing and painting techniques involving color, perspective, and shading. Materials may include: pencil, charcoal, colored pencil, pastel, watercolor pencil, acrylic, mixed medium, etc.

Intro to architectural design (Grade 1th-12th, material included):

Take some time this summer to develop your architectural design drawing skills! With a focus on perspective and free-hand drawing techniques,participants will look different spaces throughout buildings and the city to practice observational drawing. Students will learn about methods for shading and rendering building materials.

Clay Modeling (Grade 1st-6th, material included):
Students will make three dimensional clay models of their favorite movie characters, flowers, animals, small decorative objects using air dry clay.

Students will also use a digital modeling iPad application to create their own digital figure.

Summer Camp  June 19th - August 11th , 2017

(There will be a one time $25 registration fee for the camp. The registration fee will be waived if paid in full by May 5th)

      * Session 1: June 19 - June 23  (drawing/painting, clay modeling)

      * Session 2: July 10 - July 14  (full)

      * Session 3: July 24 - July 28 (drawing/painting, illustration)

      * Session 4: August 7 - August 11 (drawing/painting, intro to Asian brush painting)

The camp you can choose: one week, two weeks, three weeks, four weeks, half-day, or full-day.


Half-day camp  (Cost $150, material included)

(Morning: 9am-12pm or Afternoon: 1pm - 4pm). Students can choose morning/afternoon camp OR to combine them into a full-day camp. There is no before and after care for half-day camp.


Full-day camp (Cost $275, material included)

Drop off: 8:30am, pick up: 5:30pm
Lunch: 12:00noon - 1:00pm. Bring your own lunch daily (Snack will be provided)
Free before care:  8:30am - 9:00am.
Free after care:    4:00pm - 5:30pm.