Our Mission: At T.W. Wood, we celebrate all students as artists and innovators. Students are empowered to be curious, observe their world, articulate their inner self and engage their imagination. We work with a variety of mediums, subject matter and approaches, so that students develop skills to live a thoughtful and creative life.
TW Wood Summer Art Camp registration is open!
Welcome to T.W. Wood Summer Art Camp 2022! The camps are for Ages 4-6, 6-10, and 10-14. Scroll down to see Camp Descriptions. Each camp is a 5 day camp with the exception of the 4th of July Week. Camps run Monday-Friday, 9:00-3:00 Tuition for a single child is $340. Siblings are $300. A third sibling is $275 The week of July 4th is only a 3 day camp, Wed-Fri. Tuition for that week is $250 PAYMENT: You will be sent an invoice prompting you to pay online or by mailing in a check.
SUMMER ART CAMP! June 20-24 Joyful JewelryAges 6-10 UPDATE: Joyful Jewelry IS FULL! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on the wait list Join us as we create necklaces, bracelets and pendants! We will bead, braid, and jewel it up! Wild Kratts CampAges 4-6 UPDATE: Wildkratts IS FULL! Email email@example.com to get on the wait list Join us as we look at animals and nature, Wild Kratt style. Inspired by the PBS show, we will make art through the lens of animals, nature. Curiosity and fun!
June 27-July 1 Powerful Printmaking Ages 6-10 We will explore printmaking in it’s most accessible forms: Stamping, cardboard relief, fingerprint monsters, monotypes and more! Watercolor Experiments Ages 10-14 We will explore various approaches and subjects as we explore the power of watercolor. Still lifes, abstract, and plein air painting is in your future!
July 6-8: off 4th& 5th Monster Mashup Ages 6-10 We will look at the classic monsters of the past and present to create monsterific drawings, masks, comics and more! Creature DesignAges 10-14 We will study the basic elements of animals and then combine elements to create creatures from strange new imaginary worlds!
July 11-15 Minecraft Week Ages 6-10 UPDATE: Minecraft Week is full! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on the wait list Inspired by the wildly popular Minecraft, we will create drawings, worlds sculptures and more. Let’s build worlds together!
Comics Week Ages 8-14 UPDATE: Comics Week IS FULL! Email email@example.com to get on the wait list We will create our own comic books! Artists will learn character development, the storytelling process and parts, plan the panels per page, add color, texture and details, but most importantly ... Action!
July 18-22 All things Clay and SculpeyAges 6-10 UPDATE: CLAY AND SCULPEY IS FULL! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on the wait list We will get 3 dimensional using clay and sculpey to make beads, bowls, sculptures and more! Witches and Wizards!Ages 4-6 UPDATE: Witches and Wizards is full! Email email@example.com to get on the wait list We will make magic by getting inspired by wizards and witches. We will get up to our elbows in wand making, magical maps, potions and magical hats.
July 25-29 Junk Journals Ages 6-10 We will make our own books and fill them with collage, paintings,, pockets, drawings, rubbings and more! Drawing and Design Ages 10-14 We will explore a variety of drawing techniques such as perspective, shading, drop shadows, patterns, abstract drawing, word art, and more!
August 1-5 Nature Art Week Ages 6-10 We will celebrate the natural world by getting outside to create art work inspired by, and with.. Nature! We will create Landscapes, leaf relief rubbings, fairy houses, dwarves, weavings and more! Pro Printmaking Ages 10-14 We will explore Pro Printmaking techniques such as monotypes, relief printing, string printing, stamping and more!
August 8-12 Space Week! Ages 6-10 We will go where no one has gone before by creating stellar art featuring planets, stars, spaceships and more! Junior Space Week!Ages 4-6 We will look to the stars as we create space ships, space helmets, planets, stars and more in this stellar week of Junior Space Week.
August 15-19 Zip! Zam! Zow! Comics ClassAges 6-10 Inspired by comics such as Calvin and Hobbes, Charlie Brown, and Garfield, we will create short comics which explore adventure, excitement, and comedy. Students will cover a variety of topics to explore the process of visual storytelling. Chess WeekAges 7-14 We will design and build our own original chess board sets from conception through the final set. We will also play chess and have an end of the week tournament using our new boards and pieces.
Location CENTER FOR ARTS AND LEARNING 46 Barre Street, Montpelier, VT 05602
The T.W. Wood Gallery mission is to preserve our artistic heritage and to bring the best of today's art to Central Vermont.
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Elliott Bent, Glen Coburn-Hutcheson, John Landy, Therese Mageau, Linda Paradee, Phillip Robertson, Sarah Rosenthal, Suzi Swanson, and Littleton Tyler