Welcome to Gage Summer Programs for Teens & Kids!
Get hands-on art experience working with talented instructors in fully-equipped art studios — and have fun, too!
Whether your teen or child has artistic talent or they’re just curious about art, they’ll find a welcoming environment to explore and expand at Gage.
There’s a lot to choose from this summer!
- All classes are listed below and are organized by age and start date.
- Click the class title for more information about the course, instructor or tuition.
- Once you’re ready to register, you’ll also need to submit a required waiver.
Each class ends with an art show, performance, or both so parents or guardians can come and celebrate the joy of creativity!
Learn the foundation of drawing using various drawing media from working with still-life objects and live models.
Expand your creative pizzazz by drawing, painting, collaging, and animating all sorts of creatures.
Work from observation, learning from structured exercises that allow to explore color, value, and abstraction.
Learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting from observation and apply these skills outdoors with short field trips to both natural and urban environments.
Create active acrylic paintings that express movement, action, and gesture. Plus, a comics creation experience is waiting for you.
Working with different media, you will hone your observational skills both drawing from a figure model and by creating a self-portrait.
Calling all female, self-identifying female, and gender non-conforming youth! Together, we can shape the future!
Discover your own artistic expression while learning comprehensive skills in graphite, and charcoal by working from live nude models, master works and still life.
Create your own rhythms in an intuitive, spontaneous way and engage in all aspects of comic making.
Draw inspiration from current and past Broadway hits, perform for your family and friends, and explore what it means to create a picture.
Explore its more improvisational expressions through hip-hop, vogue, waaking, and house dance. Plus, draw and paint underwater ocean scenes and sea life.
Explore the magical world of shadow puppet theater and how to create fantasy illustrations and designs.
Create and relay stories using shapes, dance moves, percussive and melodic instruments, and text. Plus, explore art through the lens of the bold colors and their application in Pop and Modern Art.
Create and perform a short play! Plus, create a still life on paper with different media.
Discover the excitement of Bollywood dance and song as well as learn creative approaches to storytelling through animation.
Explore both graceful and groovy movements with your body. Plus, sculpture experience with traditional and unique materials.
Come to learn capoeira! And explore how to transform ordinary things into unique one-of-a-kind sculptures by working with found materials.
PLEASE NOTE: All students (BOTH returning and new) registering for a youth summer program at Gage MUST update their information in their student account before taking a class. To create your account or sign in to an existing account, click HERE!
Gage offers fun and educational Creative Care, our before- and after-school program for young artists. Kids ages 6-11 may be signed up for daily or weekly slots of supervised playtime and structured recreational activities. You can pre-enroll by the week or pay by the day at the door!
Morning Session: 8:00 A.M. – 9:30 A.M.
Afternoon Session: 3:30 P.M. – 5 P.M.
• No Creative Care on Friday Afternoons. Students must be picked up at 3:30pm.
• Creative Care is FREE to scholarship students, ages 6-11.
• Gage charges a non-negotiable $1 per minute fee for parents who drop off their children before 8:00am and/or pick them up after 5:00pm.
Creative Care Fees:
$25 per day, $100 per week — You can purchase below.