Painting and Drawing Workshop

In this class, you will have the opportunity to explore a variety of media, including pen and ink, acrylic paints, and pastels. Put your creative problem solving skills and inventive use of tools and materials to work! Our thought-provoking projects can help you find inspiration for your artwork. Gain important insights for a portfolio presentation and interview process. This is a great course for any students interested in pursuing careers in the arts.

This camp focuses on:

  • Fostering and managing artistic skills needed to create a portfolio
  • Experimenting with a variety of art materials and techniques
  • Learning more about art as a college major or profession
  • Participating in activities like self-portraits, landscapes, still-life, etc.

Painting and Drawing Workshop Schedule

Grades 3-5  Grades 6-8 Grades 9-12
N/A N/A July 31- Aug 3, 2023
N/A N/A 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
N/A N/A Register here

Camp Fee and Registration

Regular Registration Fee: $369* Registration fee includes lunch each day for the participant from our cafeteria. 

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Meet the Instructor 

Cristin Harrington

I have taught for 21 years in the School District of Philadelphia and this is my 14th year here at Penn State Kids College. I have become resourceful, imaginative and highly trained in a wide variety of artistic mediums over the years. I have a passion for instilling art appreciation in others, promoting creativity and open-mindedness.