Summer Art Camps

Summer Art Camps for Kids

Monday – Friday 8:30am – 11:30 am 5 – 13 year olds

Sponsored by Chabot Studio & Fine Art Gallery

Building Imagination, Creativity, Confidence and Self-expression through art!

Art camps for kids are designed for the young artist to explore the elements and principles of design in a traditional fine art instruction. Our goal is for your child to discover their creative abilities while learning and having fun in our art camps. Lee Chabot owner and artist of Chabot Studio & Fine Art Gallery winner of the Best of RI award and Donald Chabot an award-winning art teacher with 40 years of experience in teaching young children will teach the art camps. Other experience teachers may participate in some of the classes.

Down by the Ocean July 10th – 14th, 2017

Living in Rhode Island “The Ocean State” your child will love “Down by the Ocean”! Using various mediums such as paint, watercolor, collage and mixed media your child will have a truly fun-filled week of exploration, imagination, and creativity. One of the many projects will be designing they own boogie boards.

Magical Creatures July 17th – July 21st, 2017

What child doesn’t love Magical Creatures! Dragons, Fairies, Unicorns, Gnomes to name a few will be the inspiration for this fun filled summer camp. Mask-making, Cartoons, 3D Art, Painting and Drawing are some of the mediums the children will discover when creating their magical creature.

Summer Camp Product Design July 24th – 28th, 2017

This is a creative workshop where the children will create a product all their own or re-create an existing product using their choice of mixed media. They can choose to design in a cartoon style, printmaking, 3D Art or traditional design. After their product design is finished they will tell their story of what inspired them.

Painting & Drawing From Nature July 31st – August 4th, 2017

In drawing and painting from nature your child will learn observation, imagination and inspiration. Basic tools, materials and techniques will be demonstrated and students will be free to experiment with color media of their choice, including watercolor, color pencils, pastel, and acrylic. We will spend part of each class looking at examples of various artistsʼ methods of creating images based on the observation of the natural world. Weather permitting we will be outside for a brief lesson in observation of nature and there will be still life objects related to nature for a different perspective.

All Things Rhode Island August 7th – 11th, 2017

Your child will create works inspired by all the things they love about Rhode Island. With summer vacation coming to a close what better way to create lasting memories of exciting things your child has experience during their summer vacation in our wonderful state. Your child will design their own Rhode Island License Plate featuring their favorite Rhode Island thing and their special letters and numbers.

At the end of each session the parents will be invited to view the student works and every student will receive a Certificate of Completion 

All classes are $150.00

Special discount $25.00 for second child when registering

Classes are limited so register early!

To Register: Fill Out the Art Class Registration and the Emergency Medical Forms below

Pay by Check  to Chabot Fine Art Gallery or by PayPal

and email to or mail to PO Box 623 Greenville RI 02828.

Art Class Registration Form

Chabot Art Classes emergency-medical Info

Summer Art Camps