Week-long youth camps offered at View

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OLD FORGE — View center for the arts at 3273 Route 28 is offering a youth arts camp this summer for kids looking for a fun, creative experience.

The camps will run July 12-16, July 19-23, and Aug. 2-6, all from 9 a.m. to noon.

The All Things Paper Camp (July 12-16) is designed to allow kids ages 10-13 to learn different creative mediums using paper including collage art, paper mache, printmaking, and more.

Children will work on a paper themed project each day, with the help and guidance of art center workshop instructors. At the end of each class, each child will come home with a one-of-a-kind project, along with a new creative skill set they can carry on. The All Things Paper Camp is $130 for members and $150 for guests.

Glass Camp (July 19-23) is designed to allow young teens ages 13-16 to learn about the different techniques used when working with glass. Students will be able to work on projects such as stained glass, glass tile mosaics, arranging pieces of fusible glass to create one-of-a-kind glass plates, and more.

Each child will learn through demonstration and will receive step-by-step help from workshop instructors.

At the end of each class, youths will come home with a one-of-a-kind glass masterpiece, along with a new creative skill set they can build. The glass camp is $150 for members and $170 for guests.

Art From Nature Camp (Aug. 2-6) is designed to allow kids ages 10-13 to learn different creative mediums using materials found in or inspired by nature. Such projects include leaf and petal collage art, woodland wall hangings, nature made tie dye shirts and candle making.

Kids will work on nature inspired projects each day, with the help and guidance of workshop instructors. At the end of each class, each child will come home with a one-of-a-kind project, along with a rediscovered appreciation for art and nature. The Art From Nature Camp is $130 for members and $150 for guests.

Pre-registration is required for each youth camp program, as space is limited. Register online at ViewArts.org/workshops. All current COVID-19 guidelines will be followed.

For more information, visit ViewArts.org or call 315-369-6411.

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