Kids' Art Camps and Programs in Summit  NJ

The Art Center’s award-winning Summer Programs boost knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts through hands-on activities including: drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, printmaking, and three-dimensional work. Summer programs run July 5 - August 26, 2016. Exact dates vary for certain programs:

  • Kids’ Art Camp (ages 5-12)
  • Summer Saturday Art Camp (ages 6-9)
  • Teen Art Camp (ages 13-15)
  • Portfolio Development Intensive (ages 16-18) 

Art Camp is staffed by professional art educators and student counselors who love the experience of sharing arts education with children. Your child will benefit from a structured program founded on powerful educational principles, designed to help children in many other ways beyond their camp experience.  

The Art Center is committed to finding new and innovative ways to enhance the quality of education in our schools through high value arts enrichment. Some enrichment activities are provided as after school programs, while others are out in the community through several innovative partnerships with local nonprofits.

At the core of the Art Center’s programs lies its identity as a cultural center for art, showcasing world-class contemporary art exhibitions. The Art Center is recognized as a Major Impact Organization by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and is ADA Accessible.

The Art Center has been a part of the Summit community for 83 years and is dedicated to bringing art and people together.

For more information about The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey call 908-273-9121 or visit