Summer Art Camps
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Summer Art Camps 2013
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Our summer camps, running through August, offer a variety of
artistic experiences in drawing, painting, paper mache, printmaking,
collage, puppets, cartooning, mural, fused glass, and clay. Camps are
grouped by age, with offerings for ages 5-8, 7-12, and 11+.
Camps are taught by professional artists/art teachers in a cool
indoor studio with a lawn area for outdoor activities.
Each one week camp has its own theme and offers a unique experience.
Fees include art materials and peanut-free snacks.
Enrollment in each camp is limited to 12 students, so early registration
This year, online registration and payment are available through PayPal.
Each camp has its own PayPal entry, below. If you prefer you may
Registration Form and send in with payment.
Ages 5 - 8
| COLORS GALORE
June 17–21 9 am - noon $130
Don’t miss your chance to learn color theory while creating art with interesting textures and hues. You will use new art materials like paint mixed with toothpaste or detergent and colored glue. Hands-on and fun!
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| SO FANTASTIC!
June 24-28 9 am - noon $130
You and your fantasy character will be immersed in a shared world of creativity during this imaginative week. Artistic projects grow out of the individual musings of the group and merge into a fantastic make -believe world.
| RED, WHITE & BLUE
July 1-3 9 am - noon $80
Spend 3 days focusing on the official national colors of the USA! This camp will get you ready to celebrate July 4th with fun decorations, a festive t-shirt, and many more patriotic-looking projects.
| DIMENSIONAL ART Contact us to be put on wait list
July 15-19 9 am - noon $130
Come and spend the week making some art that really stands out! Using a wide variety of materials you will explore and create sculptures, frescos and mobiles.
|DON’T EAT THAT!
July 22-26 9 am – noon $130
It may look like food or be made from usually edible things but these creations are a feast meant only for your eyes. A whole week of artistic endeavors based in, around, and for the kitchen.
|AROUND THE WORLD Contact us to be put on wait list
July 29 - Aug 2 9 am - noon $130
Join in and virtually visit Europe, Asia and South America this week. Make a passport and a suitcase for the souvenirs you’ll create on your journey. Music, dance and food samples will add to the art experience
| IT’S A ZOO! Contact us to be put on wait list
August 19-23 9 am - noon $130
If you love animals this is the week for you. A whole week’s worth of zoo animal art projects using many different materials. You will be wild with excitement when you see what a varied lot of new friends you’ll have by Friday!
Ages 7 - 12
| DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE - FULL
June 17–21 1 - 4:30pm $150
A week of artistic adventures based on Alice in Wonderland with mad hatters, tea parties, growing and shrinking art and creating interesting creatures. You may even play a game of croquet with the Queen of Hearts,
| 2D/3D ART one open
June 24–28 1 - 4:30pm $150
Prepare to GET MESSY! Lots of painting, creating collages, 3D sculptures from recycled materials and more. It will all get packed into an enthusiastic, energetic week of creativity you will not want to miss.
| CHRISTMAS IN JULY
July 1,2,3 & 5 1 - 4:30pm $120
It will be a jolly 4-day week full of festivities! Join us to celebrate all that makes
the holidays so special and create ornaments, gift -wrap, fancy cards, and many
small treasures for gifting.
| AMAZING AUSTRALIA
July 15-19 1 - 4:30 pm $150
Get to know the aboriginal art, music, food, unique animals, traditions and
attractions of this magnificent continent. An amazing virtual tour as you create
paper animals, crafts, musical instruments and boomerangs!
| ALEBRIJES (PAPER MACHE
July 22-26 1 - 4:30 pm $150
Join in this year or come back again for more! The Sweet and Sour Animal Book
is the inspiration and your imagination is the only limitation as you create magical
Mexican folk art paper mache animals.
| SO FANTASTIC!
July 29 - Aug 2 1 - 4:30 pm $150
You and your fantasy character will be immersed in a shared world of creativity
during this imaginative week. Artistic projects grow out of the individual musings
of the group and merge into a fantastic make -believe world.
August 5-9 9am - 3:00 pm $190
Learn about influential author/illustrators as you develop ideas and write, illustrate,
and create your own books. An intensely fun, full-day week. Creativity will be
nurtured and your amazing talents will shine through!
| COMICS & CARTOONS
August 12-16 9-noon or 1-4 pm $130
Returning campers and those brand new to this form of art will enjoy this popular
week. Create or further develop your very own cartoon characters and see them
unfold in a new way! Choose mornings or afternoons.
Contact us to be put on wait list
August 19-23 1 - 4:30 pm $170
Once again the last week of camp is reserved for teaching and exploring
various techniques in clay. Always a messy, busy, productive and very popular week! Fee includes clay, firing, and glazing.
| PAINTING FUN-DAMENTALS
August 19-23 1 - 4:30 pm $150
Painting and drawing techniques using water-based media and renderings from
people, places, and things. Learn about the work of masters Picasso, Van Gogh
A PDF of the schedule is available here if you wish to download it. If you are unable to
open the pdf and would like a copy of a paper schedule, please let us know at 234-2740
or email@example.com, and we'll mail or email the schedule to you.
Camps meet in the Open Studio behind the Gallery Shop at 824 Pike Street in Lemont.