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Newark Parks and Rec Dept.'s "Discover w/ Drawing" Art Camp Starts July 18th and 25th. Register Now!

at the George Wilson Center

Discover drawing as a way to find your style and the depths of your creativity!

The Newark Parks and Recreation Department is offering an exciting art camp for kids 8-15 years old. Local artist Oscar Eduardo de Paz will lead campers in fun, creative, and innovative art practices and projects. To learn more about Oscar and see some of his work, check out

Discover with Drawing

Choose between a 1-week camp or a 2-week camp. Over the course of two weeks, artists will use the 7 elements of art and 8 principles of design to draw their own original artwork from observation, visual research, and imagination. Each artist is provided an art starter kit including sketchbook, pencils, colored pencils, pens, and erasers (all materials necessary to fully participate in the class).

Camp will be held daily, Monday-Friday, from July 18-22nd and July 25th-29th. Choose between two sessions: 9:30-11:30 am or 1:00-3:00 pm.

Cost for 1-week Camp: Newark Residents $130, Nonresidents $150

Cost for 2-week Camp: Newark Residents $257, Nonresidents $285

To register, go to the Newark's Department of Parks and Recreation online activities and summer camps catalog @

In the catalog, click on the summer camp tab and look for "Discover with Drawing".

Date & Time

Every Day!

Jun 15, 2022 through Jul 25, 2022

8:00AM - 11:55PM


George Wilson Community Center - 303 New London Rd, Newark, DE, 19711 303 New London Rd Newark 19711 DE US

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