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Summer Camp Information

Check out this fun and creative summer line-up of ART based camps happening at Common Street Arts…

Common Street Arts & Alfond Youth Center offer up a whole day of art & activities!
Open to kids aged 6-12 years old.

9am -12 noon

Art Only at Common Street Arts $125


9am drop off at Common Street Arts pick up any time after 12:30 pm or before 5:30pm at Alfond Youth Center

Art and activities at Alfond Youth Center $175


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Week One: June 20- 24 “Clay Play” Students explore form and function to make beautiful vases, jewelry and more out of clay.

Week Two: June 27- July 1 “Paper Art” Paper is one of the most versatile art mediums and kids love it. Students will explore all things paper including sculpture, making masks, jewelry and more! Plus a special visit from local artist Marie Palluotto to make crazy hats!


Week Three: July 11 – 15 “Coil, Slab and Pinch” Students learn how to use coil, slab and pinch techniques to create fun and functional objects! Led by local artists, the clay camp covers surface decoration, glazing and more.

Week Four: July 18- 22 “Nature Journaling” Come play and learn in the heart of nature—Maine in the summer!—and discover the fun of seeing the world around you, and transforming nature into beautiful art. Outdoor journeys, nature journals, animal portraits, sun-prints, faery houses, and much more!

Week Five: July 25- 29 “Dragons, Unicorns, & Wizards, Oh My!” Castles and swords, faeries and mermaids, magical creatures of unseen worlds—what is your favorite? How much do you know about them and the world they live in? Dive in to the world of fantasy and magic, as we work in a variety of media creating art projects from those worlds, as well as discuss beloved stories and characters

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Week Six: August 1 – 5 “Urban Sketching” Join us in an incredible ride in drawing and painting the city landscape! You’ll learn about street art, graffiti artists, urban sketchers, and really cool artists like Keith Haring! We will explore a variety of paint materials such as spray and drippy paints! The week will wind down with a mural and installation!!!!

Week Seven: August 8- 12 “Cool Crafts” Enjoy a whole week making cool crafts using paint, paper, clay, ink and more!


To register please email: info@commonstreetarts.com or call:  207-872-ARTS



CSA Children’s Waiver Form for Participation