Calendar

  • June 17, 2018

    Children’s Art

    June 17, 1-3p.m. Each month, the children learn drawing, painting, or other media techniques. Class sizes are limited. Children must be registered no later than the Thursday prior to class. To register, or for questions, email

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      June 17, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      June 17, 2018 3:00 pm
    • Address:
      402 Main Street
      Yorktown, VA,
  • July 16, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Picasso Pop Can Portraits

    Week 1 - Monday, July 16 - Ages 9-13 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Tenley Raithel The class objective is to create a recycled art piece inspired by abstract portraits by Picasso. We will also explore Cubist works of Picasso and Braque, describe how the artists show multiple views of ...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 16, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 16, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 16, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Paper Mache Hot Air Balloon & Basket Pt. 1

    Week 1 - Monday, July 16 - Ages 9-13 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Oksana Davis Young artists will use glue, paper, wire, creative energy, and paint during this 3-part series to construct a hot air balloon basket. The sky is the limit! Classes are scheduled for July 16, 17, and 20,...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 16, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 16, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 17, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Abstract Color Wheel

    Week 1 - Tuesday, July 17 - Ages 9-13 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Tenley Raithel The class is an introduction to the color wheel, tints, shades, and mixing colors. The completed art piece will be an abstract painting with divisions of the background paper where students will use pr...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 17, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 17, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 17, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Paper Mache – Hot Air Balloon & Basket Pt. 2

    Week 1 - Tuesday, July 17 - Ages 9-13 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Oksana Davis Young artists will use glue, paper, wire, creative energy, and paint during this 3-part series to construct a hot air balloon basket. The sky is the limit! Classes are scheduled for July 16, 17, and 20...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 17, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 17, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 18, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Hand Woven Water Bottle Cover

    Week 1 - Wednesday, July 18 - Ages 9-13 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Sue Legault Students will weave a basket which will hold a water bottle. A cord will be attached so the basket can hold a bottle of water to be carried over the shoulder.

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 18, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 18, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 18, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Water Bottle Weaving

    Week 1 - July 18, Ages 9-13 Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Sue Legault Students will weave a basket which will hold a water bottle. A cord will be attached so the basket can hold a bottle of water to be carried over the shoulder.

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 18, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 18, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 19, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Crayola Craze – Building with Crayola Crayons

    Week 1 - July 19, Ages 9-13 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Angie Mack Using a low temperature glue gun and sturdy cardboard base, young artists will create a mini Crayola tower structure of their own design. The activity will challenge young artists in planning, problem solving, and ...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 19, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 19, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 19, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Chuck Close Grid Drawing

    Week 1 - July 19, Ages 9-13 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Tenley Raithel Students will draw a portrait in the style of Chuck Close using a grid. Students will learn why a grid drawing can help an artist and will have an opportunity to play with pattern and color. Students should bri...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 19, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 19, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 20, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Adinkra Cloth Stamping

    Week 1 - July 20, Ages 9-13 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Angie Mack Young artists will learn the history and meaning behind the Adinkra symbols found on various fabrics in Africa. A variety of stamps will be provided, and children will be instructed in creating their own personal st...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 20, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 20, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 20, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Paper Mache Hot Air Balloon & Basket Pt. 3

    Week 1 - July 20, Ages 9-13 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Oksana Davis Young artists will use glue, paper, wire, creative energy, and paint during this 3-part series to construct a hot air balloon basket. The sky is the limit! Classes are scheduled for July 16, 17, and 20, 1 - 4 pm...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 20, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 20, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 23, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Day of the Dead Clay Ornament

    Week 2 - July 23, Ages 14 and up AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Lisa Beavers Using air dry clay, tablespoons as molds, and a microwave for drying clay students will create ornaments embellished with fine tip markers, paint brushes, acrylic paint, and assorted decorative finishes. If t...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 23, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 23, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 23, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Mosaic Garden Rocks

    Week 2 - July 23, Ages 14 and up PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Tina Crawford A fun-filled time making beautiful mosaic garden rocks to decorate a garden. This class will instruct children in the basic skills to complete a mosaic piece. How to design, cut, nip, glue, and grout a rock wil...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 23, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 23, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 24, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Clay Cell Phone Holders

    Week 2 - July 24, Ages 14 and up AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Lisa Beavers Children will use air-dry clay )which will be dried in the microwave). Students will focus on forming simple animal shapes (amplifier capability), and decorating with fine tip markers, and acrylic paints for...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 24, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 24, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 24, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Mosaic Garden Rocks

    Week 2 - July 24, Ages 14 and up PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Tina Crawford Registration begins May 22, 2018 register by phone only (757) 369-1108. After May 23, you can also register in person at On the Hill Gallery, 402 Main Street, Yorktown. CHILDREN MAY SELECT (2) 3-hour classes...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 24, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 24, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 25, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Market Basket Weaving

    Week 2 - July 25, Ages 14 and up This is a full-day class. Class 9am - 4pm (1-hour for lunch) Class Instructor: Sue Legault Students will learn the basics of weaving, and leave with a basket of appropriate size for farmer's market shopping. Please remember to pack a lunch and ...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 25, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 25, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 26, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Acrylic Paint Pouring

    Week 2 - July 26, Ages 14 and up AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Kathy Wahl The paint pouring technique is all the rave right now. Students will learn how to do basic pouring techniques which include the acrylic paint, pouring medium, and water. Every piece is UNIQUE! Items need to dr...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 26, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 26, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 26, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Mosaic Garden Rocks

    Week 2 - July 26, Ages 14 and up PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Tina Crawford A fun-filled time making beautiful mosaic garden rocks to decorate a garden. This class will instruct children in the basic skills to complete a mosaic piece. How to design, cut, nip, glue, and grout a rock wil...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 26, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 26, 2018 4:00 pm
  • July 27, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Plein Air Painting (Painting Outside)

    Week 2 - July 27, Ages 14 & up AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Oksana Davis Join Oksana outside in the Historic Yorktown Village to seek and find inspiration for your painting or sketch. Many inspirational areas are found along the Main Street area.

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 27, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 27, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 27, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Kinetic Ninjas

    Week 2 - Friday, July 27, Ages 9-13 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Tenley Raithel Class Instructor: This class will introduce students to kinetic art in the style of Calder using bright colors and patterns. Students will hear the Book, Wink: The Ninja Who wanted t...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 27, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 27, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Address:
      402 Main Street
      Yorktown, VA, 23690
      United States
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 30, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Time for Slime!

    Week 3 - Monday, July 30 - Ages 6-8 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Lisa Beavers Join Lisa as she dives into the world of slime and all the things you can find in it!

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 30, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 30, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 30, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Time for Slime!

    Week 3 - Monday, July 30 - Ages 6-8 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Lisa Beavers Join Lisa as she dives into the world of slime and all the things you can find in it!

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 30, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 30, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 31, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Furry Friends Paper Collage

    Week 3 - Tuesday, July 31 - Ages 6-8 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Angie Mack Make a portrait of your favorite furry friend out of recycled papers. This is sure to be a keeper on the family portrait wall.

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 31, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 31, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • July 31, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Elmer the Elephant Creation

    Week 3 - Tuesday, July 31 - Ages 6-8 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Angie Mack Students will listen to the book Elmer the Elephant, and create their own version of this beloved patterned elephant who stands out wherever he goes.

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      July 31, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 31, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • August 1, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Shrinky Dink Creations

    Week 3 - Wednesday, August 1 - Ages 6-8 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Kathy Wahl Children who are and are not familiar with the world of Shrinky Dinks will have fun creating and watching their creations change. Shrinky Dinks are sheets of polystyrene which are cut, designed, and ...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      August 1, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      August 1, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • August 1, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Shrinky Dink Creations

    Week 3 - Wednesday, August 1 - Ages 6-8 PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Kathy Wahl Children who are and are not familiar with the world of Shrinky Dinks will have fun creating and watching their creations change. Shrinky Dinks are sheets of polystyrene which are cut, designed, and the...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      August 1, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      August 1, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • August 2, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Yarn (Warped) Wrapped Bowl

    Week 3 - Thursday, August 2 - Ages 6-8 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Maureen Cassada Students will use yarn to wrap around various widths of cording and stitch it together to make a bowl.

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      August 2, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      August 2, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • August 2, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Yarn (Warped) Wrapped Bowls

    Week 3 - Thursday, August 2 - Ages 9 & up PM Class 1-4pm Class Instructor: Maureen Cassada Students will use yarn to wrap around various widths of cording and stitch it together to make a bowl. Teenagers will complete a bowl with a pattern using the same technique.

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      August 2, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      August 2, 2018 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • August 3, 2018

    Summer Art Camp – Mosaic Garden Rocks

    Week 3 - Friday, August 3 - Ages 6-8 AM Class 9am-12pm Class Instructor: Tina Crawford A fun-filled time making beautiful mosaic garden rocks to decorate a garden. This class will instruct children in the basic skills to complete a mosaic piece. How to design, cut, nip, glue, and grout a r...

    • Venue:
      On the Hill Gallery
    • Start:
      August 3, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      August 3, 2018 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      FREE