AH7 CAMPS: Look Out for Summer 2018!

Art House 7 summer camps have small classes taught by experienced art teachers and local artists, with many mediums to choose from. We have morning and afternoon classes,  a bring-your-own-lunch hour with games/crafts, and extended care later in the afternoon. All materials are included; bring your own lunch. If you take both the morning and afternoon 8-12 year classes, the lunch hour/games/crafts is free.  Click here for more info on the lunch hour option.

You can see a calendar view of all summer camps here, which has links to register. If you need more information or have any trouble registering, please call Anne Browne at 703-402-5017 or email us at art@arthouseseven.com We’re excited to see you this summer!

Week 1:   June 25-29

 Morning: 3-D Arts 8-12 years

Campers will have fun working on several projects during the week, utilizing a variety of materials: clay, paper-mache, wood and wire. All materials included. Please have students bring a snack/drink.

Teachers: Elizabeth Ashley and Lauren Lachewitz.

  • Monday-Friday,   June 25-29, 9am-noon, 8-12 years, $310; early-bird price: $295 (expires April 1); max 8 students; lunch hour/games/crafts option. Register here. 

 Afternoon:   Painting and Drawing 8-12 years

Campers will look at famous artists for inspiration for their own projects this week. They will work in a variety or wet and dry media – including watercolor, acrylics, colored pencils and charcoal. All materials included. Campers should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Anne Browne.

  • Monday-Friday,   June 25-29, 1-3:30pm, 8-12 years, $265; early-bird price: $250 (expires April 1); max 10 students; lunch hour/games/crafts option. Register here.

Register for both 8-12 year classes here.

Week 2:   July 2-6

  Morning: Arts/Crafts from Around the World 8-12 years

Each day, students will explore a new culture and do an art or craft relating to that part of the world. This is a wonderful way to learn about history, culture and different art-making techniques. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Anne Browne.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 2 – July 6 (no class on July 4), 9am-noon, 8-12 years, $248; early-bird price: $236 (expires April 1); max 8 students; lunch hour/games/crafts option. Register here.

  Afternoon: Painting and Drawing  8-12 years

Students will explore works by a variety of famous painters looking at the artist’s style and technique for inspiration. Students will work in watercolor, acrylic, ink and other drawing and painting mediums on several projects throughout the week. All materials included. Please have students bring a snack/drink.

Teacher: Ashley Hendrix.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 2 – July 6   (no class on July 4), 1pm-3:30pm, 8-12 years, $212; early-bird price: $200 (expires April 1); maximum 10 students; lunch hour/games/crafts option. Register here.

Register for both 8-12 year classes here.


  Morning: Art Camp 5-7 years

Have fun each day – painting, building sculpture or printmaking. Camps are limited to 5 kids so students have the opportunity to develop their ideas with as much instruction as they need. The art lessons will not be repeated, so you can register for multiple weeks. All materials included.

Teacher: Ashley Hendrix.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 2 – July 6 (no class on July 4), 9:30am-11:30am, 5-7 years, $172; early-bird price: $160 (expires April 1); max 5 students. Register here.

Week 3:  July 9-13

 Morning: 2-D Arts,   8-12 years

Students will explore works by a variety of famous painters for inspiration. Students will then work in watercolor, acrylic, tempera and other drawing/painting mediums to create projects throughout the week. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teachers: Elizabeth Ashley and Lauren Lachewitz

  • Monday-Friday, July 9 – July 13, 9am-noon, 8-12 years,   $350; early-bird price: $325 (expires April 1); max 7 students. Register here.

 Afternoon: Jewelry   8-12 years

Have fun learning a variety of jewelry making techniques including using polymer clay, making paper beads, hammering wire and knotting. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Anne Browne

  • Monday-Friday,   July 9 – July 13, 1pm-3:30pm, 8-12 years,   $325; early-bird price: $300 (expires April 1); max 7 students. Register here.

Register for both 8-12 year classes here.


  Morning: Art Camp 5-7 years

Have fun each day—painting, building sculpture or printmaking. Camps are limited to 5 kids so students have the opportunity to develop their ideas with as much instruction as they need. The art lessons will not be repeated, so you can register for multiple weeks. All materials included.

Teacher: Brittany Lawrence Root.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 9 – July 13, 9:30am-11:30am, 5-7 years, $285; early-bird price: $265 (expires April 1); max 5 students. Register here.

Week 4:   July 16-20

 Morning: Fiber Arts   8-12 years

We will explore works by contemporary fiber artists as well as fiber artists from many cultures. Students will make weavings and use needle work/stitchery and fused fabric techniques to express their own ideas! All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teachers: Elizabeth Ashley and Lauren Lachewitz

  • Monday-Friday,   July 16 – July 20, 9am-noon, 8-12 years,   $310; early-bird price: $295 (expires April 1). Register here.

Afternoon: Painting and Drawing   8-12 years

Students will explore works by a variety of famous painters looking at the artist’s style and technique for inspiration. Students will work in watercolor, acrylic, ink and other drawing and painting mediums on several projects throughout the week. All materials included. Please have students bring a snack/drink.

Teacher: Anne Browne

  • Monday-Friday,   July 16 – July 20, 1pm-3:30pm, 8-12 years,   $325; early-bird price: $300 (expires April 1); max 10 students. Register here.

Register for both 8-12 year classes here.


  Morning: Art Camp 5-7 years

Have fun each day—painting, building sculpture or printmaking. Camps are limited to 5 kids so students have the opportunity to develop their ideas with as much instruction as they need. The art lessons will not be repeated, so you can register for multiple weeks. All materials included.

Teacher: Brittany Lawrence Root.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 16 – July 20, 9:30am-11:30am, 5-7 years, $215; early-bird price: $200 (expires April 1); max 5 students. Register here.

Week 5:   July 23-27

 Morning: 2-D Arts   8-12 years

Students will explore works by a variety of famous painters for inspiration. Students will then work in watercolor, acrylic, tempera and other drawing/painting mediums to create projects throughout the week. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Anne Browne

  • Monday-Friday, July 23-27, 9am-noon, 8-12 years,   $310; early-bird price: $295 (expires April 1); max 7 students. Register here.

 Afternoon: Arts/Crafts from Around the World 8-12 years

Each day, students will explore a new culture and do an art or craft relating to that part of the world. This is a wonderful way to learn about history, culture and different art-making techniques. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 23 – July 27, 1pm-3:30pm, 8-12 years,   $325; early-bird price: $300 (expires April 1); max 7 students. Register here.

Register for both 8-12 year classes here.


  Morning: Art Camp 5-7 years

Have fun each day—painting, building sculpture or printmaking. Camps are limited to 5 kids so students have the opportunity to develop their ideas with as much instruction as they need. The art lessons will not be repeated, so you can register for multiple weeks. All materials included.

Teacher: Brittany Lawrence Root.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 23 – July 27, 9:30am-11:30am, 5-7 years, $215; early-bird price: $200 (expires April 1); max 5 students. Register here.

Week 6:   July 30 – Aug. 3

 Morning: 3-D Arts 8-12 years

Students will look at at the styles and techniques of famous sculptors for inspiration for their own projects.. Students will use clay, paper-mache, wood and/or wire to make several sculptures throughout the week. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Anne Browne

  • Monday-Friday,   July 30 – Aug. 3, 9am-noon, 8-12 years,   $350; early-bird price: $325 (expires April 1); max 7 students. Register here.

 Afternoon: Painting and Drawing 8-12 years

Campers will look at famous artists for inspiration for their own projects this week. They will work in a variety or wet and dry media – including watercolor, acrylics, colored pencils and charcoal. All materials included. Campers should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Anne Browne

  • Monday-Friday,   July 30 – Aug. 3, 1pm-3:30pm, 8-12 years,   $325; early-bird price: $300 (expires April 1); max 10 students. Register here.

Register for both 8-12 year classes here.


  Morning: Art Camp 5-7 years

Have fun each day—painting, building sculpture or printmaking. Camps are limited to 5 kids so students have the opportunity to develop their ideas with as much instruction as they need. The art lessons will not be repeated, so you can register for multiple weeks. All materials included.

  • Monday-Friday,   July 30 – Aug. 3, 9:30am-11:30am, 5-7 years, $215; early-bird price: $200215 (expires April 1); max 5 students. Register here.

Week 7:   Aug. 6-10

 Morning: 3-D Arts   8-12 years

Students will look at at the styles and techniques of famous sculptors for inspiration for their own projects.. Students will use clay, paper-mache, wood and/or wire to make several sculptures throughout the week. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Ashley Hendrix

  • Monday-Friday,   Aug. 6 – Aug. 10, 9am-noon, 8-12 years,   $350; early-bird price: $325 (expires April 1); max 7 students. Register here.

 Afternoon: 2-D Arts,   8-12 years

Students will explore works by a variety of famous painters for inspiration. Students will then work in watercolor, acrylic, tempera and other drawing/painting mediums to create projects throughout the week. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Ashley Hendrix

  • Monday-Friday, Aug. 6 – Aug. 10, 1pm-3:30pm,   8-12 years,   $325; early-bird price: $300 (expires April 1); max 10 students. Register here.

Register for both 8-12 year classes here.


  Morning: Art Camp 5-7 years

Have fun each day—painting, building sculpture or printmaking. Camps are limited to 5 kids so students have the opportunity to develop their ideas with as much instruction as they need. The art lessons will not be repeated, so you can register for multiple weeks. All materials included.

Teacher: Brittany Lawrence Root.

  • Monday-Friday,   Aug. 6 – Aug. 10, 9:30am-11:30am, 5-7 years, $215; early-bird price: $200 (expires April 1); max 5 students. Register here.

Weeks 8 and 9:   Aug. 13-17 and Aug. 20-24

Please check back later for information on camps for these two weeks. We are still working on our schedule.

Week 10:   Aug. 28-30

 Morning: Art Exploration,   8-12 years

Students will explore works by a variety of famous artists and then choose a favored artist’s style or technique for inspiration. Students will work in 2-D and 3-D mediums this week. All materials included. Students should bring a snack and drink.

Teacher: Elizabeth Ashley

  • Tuesday-Thursday,   Aug. 28 – Aug. 30, 10am-1pm, 8-12 years,   $275; early-bird price: $255 (expires April 1); max 8 students. Register here.