News and announcements from Cheltenham Center for the Arts.

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 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.
Cheltenham Center for the Arts Shop is open! We are now located in the heart of Elkins Park at 7900 High School Park Road. The CCA Shop has a variety of gift items including cards, jewelry, candles, ceramic items and original art from near and far. Store hours are:Tuesday - Friday 12-5pm and Saturday 10am -4pm.
Due to the weather, morning classes will begin at 10am today, Tuesday, February 18, 2014. Thank you.
Summer Art Camp Registration is now available. Summer Art Camp dates are as follows: Crafty Kids Week I June 16 - June 20 Camp Session 1 June 23 - July 3 Camp Session 2 July 7 - July 18 Camp Session 3 July 21- August 1 Camp Session 4 August 4 - August 15 Crafty Kids Week II August 18 - August 22 Read More to download the complete brochure and registration information.
We are open for classes and the gallery is open to view STOKED: A Lifetime of the Cheltenham Wood Kiln.
NO Classes - Building Closed- Thursday, February 13th! There will be NO CLASSES and the Building is CLOSED due to Cheltenham Township declaration of a snow emergency on Thursday, February 13th. Please stay tuned for weekend gallery hours and enjoy a safe snow day! Thank you for your patience.
It's going to be warm...soon! Register for Spring I Classes. They begin February 3, 2014. Register online or call us at 215.379.4660.