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Open Studio Art Camps in Jerusalem
“Expose your children to limitless possibilities, inspiration, and motivation, allowing them to imagine and to create their own worlds. For six years, The Open Studio has offered arts camps where children are inspired to learn and create in Jerusalem. Come join us where art is for everyone!“
ANAFIM – ענפים (AGES 6-10)
The Anafim track will be a journey that explores the world around us. Children will encounter history, culture, nature, and craft utilizing professional materials and use them to express their creativity. Bilingual program with weekly trips.
Week 1: July 1-5 Underwater Worlds
Weeks 2-3: July 8-19 Archaeology
Week 4: July 23-26 Art with the Masters
Week 5: July 29-Aug 2 Glass & Mosaics
Week 6: Aug 5-9 Underwater Worlds
Week 7: Aug 12-16 Fiber Arts
Week 8: Aug 19-23 Art with the Masters
NITZANIM – ניצנים (AGES 11-14)
In the Nitzanim track, participants will work side by side with mentor artisans in a specific field of art. This track will challenge, inspire and build self-confidence in your teens and give them expertise in that specific area.
Week 2: July 8-12 Artists as Mentors: Photo or Paper Arts
Week 3: July 15-19 Artists as Mentors: Glass Mosaics or Jewelry/Metallurgy
Weeks 4-5: July 22-Aug 2 Carpentry
Week 5: July 29-Aug 2 Painting & Drawing
Week 6: Aug 5-9 Fiber Arts
SHTILIM – שתילים (AGES 4-6)
The Shtillim track will focus on exploring and discovering our neighborhoods. In small groups, using high-quality materials, children will discover their inner artists, develop their fine motor skills, English, and social skills.
Week 5: July 29-Aug 8 Underwater Worlds
Week 6: Aug 5-9 Tinker Lab
Week 7: Aug 12-16 Creating the ABC’s
Week 8: Aug 19-23 Monster Camp
At A Glance…
9:00am-2:00pm Sunday -Thursday
Next to Beit Elisheva, Old Katamon
Kosher breakfast and Lunch* provided daily.
*Specialty camps do not include lunch. Children bring from home.
Camp is in English & Hebrew, all staff is bilingual.
During our Pre-Pesach Kaytanna we will visit the beautiful neighborhood of Ein Kerem to paint and sketch its architecture and its natural beauty and meet with a few of its amazing artists in their studios. Children will have the opportunities to create pieces to add meaning and fun to their seders (such as plague puppets, games, pillows, seder plates, kiddush cups, wine glass charms, and more.)
In our afternoon program 2-4pm, children will join in a different art workshop each day such as glass painting, model making, mosaics and more. Daily or Weekly registration is available.
Space is limited.
Avigayle Adler (all camps, except: Film, Puppetry, Handy Teen & Wood shop) – MA, ED Founder and Director of the Open Studio has been teaching arts and creativity for over 15 years in Israel and abroad. An avid papercutting, mosaics and glass artist, she loves the challenge of bringing out the inner artist in every person she meets.“The Open Studio is made up of far more than crafts; with out realizing it, children leave with values, a love of art and creation and a commitment to the greater community with an understanding of the city they live in…” (Deena Glickman, Katamon)Request More Info
Daily Camp Hours
Sunday – Thursday 9:00am-2:00pm
Early Drop off
8:30am-9:00pm (additional 80 nis / week)
2:00pm-4:00pm (additional 150 nis /week)
SUMMER CAMP PRICES
Prices vary by session, please see our website for specific information.
Early Bird Discounts
Payment before June 8 – save 100 nis per child
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