Youth Art Camps


Summer Art Camp brochure PDF

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Summer Art Camp REGISTRATION

Volunteer Application 

June 6 - August 12, 2016

Our camp leaders are skilled in working with youth in the arts.They take a special joy in supporting the  imagination of our youth and know how to work with a variety of skill and dexterity levels. All camp staff members have passed a background check.

Below are the Schedules for Grades 1-12

 

Elementary Grades

Jumpstart: 1-2 grade
Adventures in Art: 3-5 grade


WEEKLY THEME

WEEK 1: June 6th-10th

Aloha Summer:  A tribute to summertime with a Hawaiian theme: luaus, surf safaris, and sand art.

WEEK 2: June 13th-17th

Sun Solstice: Explore traditional and modern rituals; celebrations and monuments to the sun.  

WEEK 3: June 20th-24th

Greeks and Geeks: Inventions and art of the Golden Age: togas, telescopes, and mythology

 

WEEK 4: June 27th-July 1st

Freedom: Free to Be Me! and what it means through art and self-expression. *field trip

 

WEEK 5: July 5th-8th

Magical Mystery Tour: Discover the mysteries of magic: wizards, wands, and trickery. *4 day week (July 4th holiday)

WEEK 6: July 11th-15th

Family Tree Fun: Follow your heritage—your family's memoirs, legends, and the folklore of your ancestors.

WEEK 7: July 18th-22nd

Houston We Have a Problem: An exploration of our solar system, cosmos, space shuttles, and extraterrestrial life. *field trip

WEEK 8: July 25th-29th

Medieval Mischief: Princesses, knights, and dragons vs pirates, rogues, and scallywags.

WEEK 9: August 1st-5th

Body Beautiful: Embrace who you are through studies of the human figure and self portraits- realism and fantasy; fashion and identity.

WEEK 10: August 8th-12th

Art Rocks: Making art with rhythm, verse and performance, creating musical instruments.

 

Middle School and High School Grades 6th-11th
Rockin Art Workshops

Age groups are divided depending on weekly enrollment
to optimize the best outcome of each workshop.


WEEKLY THEMES

Each week we offer 3-Dimensional and 2-Dimensional projects

Please pick one for each week

WEEK 1: June 6th – 10th

Ceramics: Wheel Throwing OR Jewelry: Wearable Art (limited to 10)


WEEK 2: June13th -17th

Photography and Digital Art
(limited to 10) OR

Soft Sculpture


WEEK 3: June 20th-24th

Ceramics: Hand Building OR
Graffiti and Street Art


WEEK 4: June 27th-July 1st

Drawing: Figure and Still Life OR Intro to Glass Beading


WEEK 5: July 5th-8th 
*4 day week (July 4th holiday)

Fashion and Fabric Art OR Printmaking: Monoprints (limited to 12)

 

 

 

 

 

WEEK 6: July 11th-15th

Sculpture:
Found Objects and Mixed Media OR

Drawing and Painting:
Exploration of Abstract Art


 

WEEK 7: July 18th-22nd

Ceramics: Painting Bisqueware,
Intro to Color and Glazes OR

Drawing and Painting:
Exploration of Color


WEEK 8: July 25th-29th

Metalsmithing in Jewelry OR Printmaking: Screen Printing
(limited to 12)


WEEK 9: August 1st-5th

Photography and Alternative Printing (limited to 10) OR Fashion Upcycled


WEEK 10: August 8th-12th

Ceramics: Raku OR
Mixed Media and Music

 

 


Good Bye to Summer Exhibition  

Friday, August 12th, 4:30-6:30 pm


Mid-Summer Exhibition and Reception

Friday, July 8th 4:30-6:30 pm