News and announcements from Cheltenham Center for the Arts.

Looking for that fun, individual gift? Look no further than the Cheltenham Center for the Arts Shop located at 7900 High School Rd., Elkins Park. Normal business hours are Tuesday - Friday, 12N to 5pm and Saturday 10am -4pm. Special Extended Holiday Hours are as follows: Tuesday, December 23: 12noon-5pm and Wednesday, December 24: 12noon-3pm, 12/25 CLOSED 12/26- CLOSED 12/30-Regular hours 12/31-Regular hours
Join the CCA Shop on Friday, November 7th & Saturday, November 8th, 2014 as Ceramic Artist, Rachel Sturino and painter/mixed media artist, Colleen Hammond will be on hand with their original work at the Shop. The CCA Shop will extend hours on Friday from 5-7pm with light refreshments. The Trunk Show will continue on Saturday during normal business hours: 12N-4PM.
On Friday, October 10th & Saturday, October 11th, the CCA shop will feature Ceramic artist, Kimberley Shelton and printmaker, Reena Brooks in the first Trunk Show at the Shop. Both artists will have their original work available for sale. Meet the artists on Friday with extended hours from 5-7pm featuring light refreshments. The Trunk Show will continue on Saturday during normal business hours: 12N-4PM.
There will be no Ceramic Open Studio Sunday, August 31st due to the holiday weekend. Ceramic Open Studio will resume next weekend. Enjoy your holiday.
There will be no ceramic open studio on Sunday, August 10, 2014. Enjoy your day and open studio will resume next week.
Crafty Kids Week II is August 18 - August 22nd. Register now to secure a place in our popular last week summer art program! Summer Art Camp is specially designed for children ages 5-12 who enjoy activities in the visual and performing arts. Read more to register.
Join teens ages 13-17 as they learn and prepare collage and mosaic pieces July 28 - August 1, 2014. The morning program is collage, the afternoon continues with mosaics. Full day program is from 9:30-3:30. Half day is 9:30-12:30 or 12:30-3:30. Read more to register.
Through the Camera: Claymation Stop Motion Video/Photography July 21–25 (1 week). Students will spend part of each day learning the process of creating their own stop motion video. Beginning with a storyboard, they will use clay or other movable pieces to film one short individual and one short group project. In the afternoons the action switches to the basics of photography, camera techniques and framing composition. Join us for a half day of stop motion video, afternoon of photography or a whole day of both! Read more to register!
Cheltenham Center for the Arts will be closed for the 4th of July. We will begin Session II of Summer Art Camp and Summer Art for Teens on Monday, July 7th! Enjoy your holiday.
Cheltenham Center for the Arts is pleased to announce two new resident artists for the 2014- 15 season: Joan Brown, ceramics and Annie Sarachan, painting and mixed media. Brown and Sarachan emerged from entrants as gifted artists who hold a deep passion and commitment to the art center community. The Cheltenham Center for the Arts Resident Artist Program seeks to enhance the creative experience at the Center by providing an exciting, nurturing and supportive environment for artists starting their careers or making a change. Our residents are self-supporting artists who wish to work and teach at the Center for one year beginning June 2014.