Summer Morning Camps K-5
Art & Company is passionate about creating summer art camps that provide children a positive, encouraging and engaging environment to explore art. Unique camp themes and art projects are designed to inspire children to imagine and create. Pick one camp or pick them all! Campers will explore different mediums, artists and art techniques as they make amazing masterpieces. Young artists will take home 4-5 awesome projects from each camp. On the final day of each camp parents are invited to come in early for the end of camp SHOW. You won’t believe what your child can create!
Projects are subject to change.
CATCH THE WAVE
Grades: K– 5th
06-05-17 to 06-08-17
Grab your surfboard and join us as we take art to the beach! Campers will paint a life size cardboard boogie board, learn about Brophy’s surfboard art, create a stone spiral masterpiece inspired by Dishtwiner, sculpt a starfish, and paint the wave! To top off our sand bucket list, kids will paint a footprints in the sand canvas.
Grades: K– 5th
06-12-17 to 06-15-17
Dot art at its dottiest! Campers will be inspired by the polka-dot art of Kusama and create a wire & hose dot painted sculpture, paint dots intuitively on canvas and construct a 3D exploding paper dot. Additionally, kids will look at Kandinsky’s Circles and combine colors to paint their own circle work of wonder! Dots are a lot in art!
PRINCESS AND THE PEA
Grades: K– 3rd
06-19-17 to 06-22-17
All princesses are invited to join us at Art & Company for this perfectly precious camp. Young princesses will paint a pink princess initial canvas, create a mixed media princess & the pea bed, sculpt three green peas in a pod with clay, paint a crown mug and a royal self-portrait. This camp is simply enchanting!
Grades: K– 5th
06-26-17 to 06-29-17
Campers will explore monstrous colors and creepy creations. We’ll design and draw a green line monster portrait inspired by Matisse, sculpt a clay big mouth monster, make a monster box, paint a pottery monster bank and paint a crazy creature canvas. This camp is only for the brave at heART!
ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS
07-10-17 to 07-13-17
Have you ever played rock, paper, scissors? In this camp you’ll learn to create art with rocks, paper, and scissors. We’ll form a 3D magazine paper person, fold a long Chinese New Year paper snake, and make trendy origami paper book marks. Kids will also learn to draw with scissors like Matisse, and create a stone storyboard like Furlani. Just for fun we'll spin some painted rock paper weights.
07-17-17 to 07-20-17
Put your aprons on and be inspired by pastry chef artist, Zubova as we create edible art! Campers will also paint a popsicle painting inspired by Penkman and make a Thiebald delicious donut mixed media masterpiece. What about a triple, all beef patty, mega hamburger paper collage? Join us for this fun
food art camp!
VINCENT VAN GROW
07-24-17 to 07-27-17
Young impressionists will learn about the art of Vincent Van Gogh. Campers will create a sunflower mixed media, draw a chair pop-up artwork, sculpt a clay sunflower, and paint a glue and watercolor Starry Night masterpiece. Join us as we grow in art like Van Gogh!
07-31-17 to 08-3-17
Are you ready to take off in ART! Let's design and build a rocket out of recyclables. We'll also paint a starry space canvas inspired by Van Gogh's, Starry Night, create a galaxy of splatter paint, draw and construct an out-of-this-world space shuttle, and paint an R2D2 canvas. Let's take a "giant leap" into art!
GOLD, PEARLS, & SWIRLS
08-07-17 to 08-10-17
Let's bring some sparkle and shine to our artwork as we learn about the art of Gustav Klimt. Girls will design their own graceful Klimt woman and paint a swirly Tree of Life. Campers will make a mixed media garden of gold and jewels and have fun creating a paper bag painted Klimt cat! CAMP FULL
SALON ART STUDIO
08-14-17 to 08-17-17
It’s time for a girl’s spa week! We’ll learn the art of weaving, curling paper for filigree art, how to shellac a collage, and we’ll pamper our own face or hand with a plaster mask! In addition, stylists will learn to use tints and shades of color as we paint an ombre canvas. Let’s have a salon day with art! CAMP FULL
SUMMER AFTERNOON MINI CAMPS 1st-3rd & 4th-7th
All the fun of camp in ONE DAY! Mini Camps are a great way for young artists to experience and explore a variety of art forms. We offer two different age groups, 1st-3rd and 4th-7th. Each day of the week, from 1:30-3:30, we offer a new and different make-and-take art adventure. We'll explore art journaling, drawing, painting, fiber and clay. Start by purchasing a camp pass. The more visits you buy the more you save. Your child can come 1, 2, or up to 4 times per week. You can pick painting one week and clay the next. It's all up to you. When you want your child to attend a mini camp call the studio at least 24 hours before the camp to reserve a spot. Then come in and we'll create a masterpiece! Passes are good all summer. Camp passes can be purchased below the camp descriptions. A full list of dates and camp projects is available on our Facebook page artandcompanykids. Just click on the bottom right corner, Facebook box, of this page and we'll take you there!
Afternoon Mini Camp Classes end August 11, 2017. Be sure to register for fall CLASSES.
No camps 4th of July week.
Journal & Draw
4-7th will explore & experiment with Art Journaling. Artists will learn to express themselves with collage, mixed media, words, images, sketches, doodles and colors. Bring your own mixed media book.
Doodle & Draw
1-3rd will explore & experiment doodling & drawing. We'll use a variety of drawing tools and learn some basic drawing techniques. Bring your own drawing book.
4-7th artists will try a variety of painting styles and techniques. We'll paint with acrylics, watercolors and more as we create pop art, landscapes & still lifes. Each week will be a whole new painting adventure!
1-3rd artists use a variety of painting tools in addition to trying a variety of painting styles. We'll drip, splatter, and swirl our paint into amazing masterpieces.
4-7th artist will incorporate fiber into their masterpieces. Yarn, felt, fabric, weaving, and hand stitching are all part of Fiber Art. We'll stitch a stuffed hedgehog, create a circle weaving, design a fabric wire letter, craft a yarn sunburst and more.
1-3rd artists will use a variety of materials and their imagination to make a different craft each week. Kids will discover how fun it is to create crafts!
Every week 4-7th artists will alternate between painting pottery and hand building with clay. We'll sculpt unique projects using the pinch, coil and slab techniques and learn the basics in pottery painting.
1-3rd will explore hand building with clay. We'll knead, thump, & sculpt amazing sculptures. One week we'll build with clay and the next we'll paint a pottery piece.
4-7th artists who have attended a Thursday clay camp can stop in for 30 minutes, no charge, to paint or glaze their artwork. Allow one week for clay to dry/fire before painting.
1-3rd artists who have attended a Thursday clay camp can stop in for up to 30 minutes, no charge, to paint or glaze their artwork. Allow one week for clay to dry/fire before painting.
Afternoon Mini Camps classes end August 11, 2017.
No Wednesday 08-09-17 class due to event. Each Mini Camp requires 1 pass
SUMMER PRE-SCHOOL MINI MONET
Mini Monet offers some fantastic, hands-on, art fun for the little ones! We'll participate in fuzzy felt story times, learn about colors, explore a variety of amazing art techniques, and even doodle in the drawing room. Creativity is messy, so dress your child for paint and play! Start by purchasing a class pass. The more visits you buy the more you save. Call to reserve your child’s spot in a class before you attend. Then bring your child in for a wonderful adventure in art! Moms are welcome to stay and participate. Passes are good all summer. Last summer Mini Monet class day is Friday, August 11, 2017
SUMMER EVENING CAMP
Can’t bring your child to a morning camp because of work? Join the evening Camp Sampler class! This class meets once a week for two hours and is a drop-in class. Call at least 24 hours before class to reserve your child's space and make your payment. Come once, twice or to all the evening camps. It's up to you. Campers create the best camp project from the morning camp and have just as much fun all in one evening! Each week is a different fabulous camp project! Start your child creating this Thursday! Last summer Evening Camp Sampler class is on Thursday, August 10, 2017.