Art and Nature Camp
Appreciate the wonders of nature through the eyes of an artist. Seeing, sensing and creating with natural materials, artists will learn how nature inspires us to make art. Join me for an awesome week of exploring different materials both inside and outside. Camp will emphasize exploring the outdoors, learning new techniques, and capturing nature by encouraging personal expression and creativity. From printmaking and nature collages/sculptures to creating fairy houses and painting landscapes your young artist will delight in their unique creations.
Carpentry for Kids
$185, and $55 materials to the instructor
Carpentry for Kids is an education enrichment program for K-6 designed to teach boys and girls practical woodworking skills with an emphasis on the safe use of hand tools. These skills include measuring, fractions, sawing, drilling, rasping, fastening, sanding, shaping, and assembly. In the process of learning these skills, students will have an opportunity to create fun, functional and beautiful projects, and will be exposed to a variety of valuable concepts such as abstract reasoning, applied mathematics, problem solving, craftsmanship, fine motor skills, respect for tools, and patience. We will be offering different projects based on age and experience level.
Clay, Ceramics + Pottery with Studio4Art
Each day will be filled with creative excitement dabbling in lots and lots of clay. Students will learn the history and investigate contemporary strategies in today’s art world, engaging in surface design, function versus non-function, craft versus art, and the relation of ceramics to science and the environment. With a rich curriculum, this class allows for challenging and exciting exploration. Give your child the power of creativity, leadership, critical thinking skills, and eye-hand coordination while they get messy with clay!
Creative Sewing for all Levels
In this week campers can choose different projects to create cool and fun items! Campers will learn hand stitching as well as an introduction to the sewing machine and how to add special designs to their projects. Some of the projects campers take home include a towel, snack bag, water bottle holder, placemat, cell phone holder, pillow and quilted blanket. All the materials are provided. Snacks will be available, however campers should bring a lunch daily.
Creative Sewing: Sleepwear Edition!
In this session of camp we are placing an emphasis on sleepwear! Campers will learn to create their own patterns to design and sew easy pairs of PJ pants and tops. They can choose a cozy flannel or fleece to sew cute PJs, matching pillows, a snuggie and bags. All the materials and fabrics are included. Snacks will be available, however campers should bring a lunch daily.
Fashion Design Camp
This camp shows what being a fashion designer is all about! Campers will sew and design fashionable outfits and accessories and even have the chance to model them for each other. They will learn how to use kid friendly patters to trace and cut, sew and design. They can choose from variety of fabrics to sew a skirt, dress, tops, scarf, studded bag, and fashion accessories. Campers will gain experience with the Brother Project Runway 294 sewing machine. Snacks will be available, however campers should bring a lunch daily. This new camp is sure to be a highlight of your camper’s summer!
New Session Added! June 26-30 Register Here
Pop Art Explosion
Children will discover that art can really POP! This class will introduce young children to the artists of the pop culture movement with easy to prep and do art lessons. Each lesson is designed with brilliant, eye-catching colors and fun pop-culture imagery. Artists may include; Andy Warhol, Romero Britto, Roy Lichtenstein, amongst others. We will dabble in cubism, print making and many other artistic styles and mediums.
M,W-F, 7/3-7 (no camp Tues. 7/4)