Summer Camp


Summer Camp 2017

We have three different camps for our students this year as follows:

 A.  Fine Art Camp “Our Favorite Lessons of the Year”

  • Selections from our favorites, involving painting, drawing, clay, printmaking, etc., covering subjects like animals, landscapes, still life, design and many more!


B.  Manga / Comic Camp ( includes couple of fine art lessons)

  • Step-by-step lessons on creating characters, using different manga styles. Developing action pose drawings leading to three panel comic strips and webtoons.


C.  Fashion Design Camp (includes couple of fine art lessons)

  • Introduction to fashion illustration, creating patterned fabrics and learning how to sew and design clothing and fashion items such as handbags, scarves and shoes.


Session I

Session Il

Session Ill

Session IV

June 26 – 29, 30 
July 3 – 6, 7

July 10 – 13, 14
July 17 – 20, 21

July 24 – 27, 28
July 31 – Aug 3, 4

N /A

*Half day AM/PM programs run from Mon-Thurs for two weeks

*Full day programs run from Mon-Fri for two weeks

*Session IV has been temporarily omitted from our regular schedule to accommodate the upcoming school year.

*We designed our art projects to fit a two week program for the best summer camp experience. For schedule conflicts, Little Picasso can accommodate campers who can only attend the first week of one session and the second week of another session for a $20 fee.

Supplies &
T-shirts + $30 
 one session runs for two weeks
Full day session
Fine Arts

9:00am – 3:30pm (Mon. – Fri.)

9:00am – 3:30pm (Mon. – Fri.)

Morning session
Fine Arts

9:00am – 12:00pm (Mon. – Thur.)

9:00am – 12:00pm (Mon. – Thur.)

Afternoon session
Fine Arts

12:30pm – 3:30pm (Mon. –Thur.)

12:30pm – 3:30pm (Mon. –Thur.)

Extended daycare

(Daycare only, no art instruction)


3:30pm – 6:00pm (Mon. – Fri.)

3:30pm – 6:00pm (Mon. – Fri.)

  • A nonrefundable $100 deposit and $30 supply fee is required at the time of registration.
  • Full balance must be paid by June 1st.
  • 10% sibling discount is offered to prospective students.
  • Make-up sessions are not guaranteed for Summer Camp. Little Picasso is closed on the third of July and instruction will resume on July 7.
  • Campers will be given a thirty minute break at noon to eat lunches brought from home with their classmates.
  • Campers who sign up for multiple sessions will be able to complete different projects. For the best learning experience, we strongly recommend that campers complete one or two sessions of summer camp in addition to their weekly program.

( To register, please fill out the registration form and email us. Or call us at 703.256.2910 to register and for more information. )


Age Group

The summer camp at the Little Picasso & Portfolio Prep is designed to meet the needs and interests of a wide range of students.

Our programs are grouped by age:

Little Picasso 4-5 years old (Beginners)
6-8 years old (Intermediate)
Junior Prep 10-12 years old
Portfolio Prep 13-16 years old




Past summer camp… 





2016 summer camp announcemnt

Summer Camp 2016   ”Paint Across the USA”

Join us in exploring the rich American culture and scenic landmarks like the New York city skyline, Southern desert landscape, and the Baltimore blue crab through fun projects that educate children about the United States as well as build their fine art skill. Subject matter will include landscapes, still life, animals, and ocean.

In the Little Picasso class, we have designed creative projects involving painting, printmaking, design, mixed media, and clay. Junior Prep and Portfolio Prep classes are intermediate to advanced programs tailored to building studio art foundations and techniques through various media and styles including pencil, charcoal, watercolor, and acrylic on canvas.

We have a talented team who want to offer the best experience for each individual child. Miss Iris will continue teaching Little Picasso with Miss Sarah as an assistant.

Miss June will direct Junior Prep and Portfolio Prep classes with Miss Rebecca and Miss JaHyun assisting.

This is a FINE ARTS program where we teach fundamental art lessons. You will see what beautiful works campers will create by the end of the session.


( To register, please fill out the registration form and email us. Or call us at 703.256.2910 to register and for more information. )



Summer camp 2015

“Little Art Masters”

For Summer Camp 2015, we will focus on art history through the art masters’ significant work. We offer a unique fine arts programs tailored to different levels catered to your child’s individual needs.

At Little Picasso, we create fun projects but focus on fine arts aspects through sketches, painting, printmaking, designs, mixed media and clay. Junior Prep and Portfolio Prep are intermediate to advanced programs designed to focus on the foundations of art and artistic techniques in different mediums such as charcoal, watercolor, acrylic on canvas, etc.

Miss Elly has taught at Portfolio Prep since 2005 and will teach Junior Prep and Portfolio Prep. She is very strong at Fine art foundations. Miss Iris will teach Little Picasso. She is always full of experimental and creative ideas for her lesson plans. Miss Rebecca will assist Junior Prep classes. (For more information about our teachers, please visit “About Us” page.)