SUMMER CAMPS

2020

Please Note: 2021 Registration Begins March 1st

ART
CAMPS

(AGES 8-12)

MUSIC
CAMPS

(AGES 9-14)

LITTLE ART CAMPS

(AGES 5-7)

DIGITAL MEDIA CAMPS

(AGES 8-14)

CERAMICS CAMPS

(AGES 9-14)

DISCOUNTS
& DEALS

$$$

THEATER CAMPS

(AGES 5-7 & 8-13)

EXTENDED CARE

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Little Art Camps

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AGES 5 - 7  |  9am - 3pm

Artists’ Exchange little art camps are designed to capture the imagination of younger campers. Each week’s theme will match our older art camps and projects will be adjusted to match cognitive ability and dexterity of the 5 - 7 year old age group. Campers will explore a wide variety of materials. The size of the scissors may shrink, but not the creative fun in these camps!

ART HEROES 

June 28 - July 2

$285 | $228 after discount

What is your super power? Can you fly? Are you invisible? Sculpt your arch nemesis, build a disguise and create a story all your own with your new superhero identity. Campers will be able to imagine themselves as superheroes in this week devoted to all things Marvel, DC, and beyond.

MIXED MEDIA MANIA

July 5 - 9

$285 | $228 after discount

Explore the world of sculpture! Campers will begin to gain an understanding of basic building techniques while learning how to be expressive using clay, cardboard, paper, plaster, wire and much more. Mix up you materials and use a little bit of everything to create a wide range of 2-D and 3-D artworks.

ANIMAL KINGDOM

July 12 - 16

$285 | $228 after discount

Art, Animals, and maybe even a few Wild Things will collide in this week of adventures. From the ocean floor to the sky, from the deserts to the mountains, campers will explore, recreate and invent creatures and habitats of the wild world.

URBAN ART

July 19 - 23

$285 | $228 after discount

Can you artsify a city? Of course! Urban installation artists create just about anything from huge steel sculptures in parks, 40 foot long mosaics in subways and giant murals on sky high buildings. Using inspiration from city life, campers will paint, sculpt and erect an urban oasis from the pavement to the sky!

DINOS & DRAGONS

July 26 - 30

$285 | $228 after discount

Think BIG in this week designed to let your imagination run wild in the land of dinosaurs and dragons! We will pretend we’re archeologists and dig for fossils, sculpt mini dino models, make our own dragon wings and explore our way through the geological time periods of the giants that once roamed the earth.

COSMIC ARTS

Aug 2 - 6

$285 | $228 after discount

Lets make paintings among the moon and stars, the sky is the limit in this week devoted to art in outer space! Planets, space ships, constellations, astronauts, aliens and martians will be the inspiration for art projects of galactic proportions.

SHARK WEEK

August 9 - 13

$285 | $228 after discount

 Ahoy mates! It’s shark week and so much more! Whales, jelly fish, mermaids and sunken ships galore.  Create a sea of creatures armed with paint, clay, and recycled materials and before you know it, you won’t be in art camp anymore. You’ll be under the sea!

MAGICAL ARTISTS

August 16 - 20

$285 | $228 after discount

Armed with the power of magic, the possibilities are endless! Take a ride on a dragon and imagine you have magical powers.  Build your own magic wand, compile a book of spells and mix potions, all within the walls of our magical school of art.

CARTOONTOWN

August 23 - 27

$285 | $228 after discount

What would happen if everything in the real world suddenly became a cartoon? Use your imagination to draw, paint, sculpt, and design a whole cartoon community full of interesting characters, environments, and scenarios. Create storyboards for comic books and immerse yourself in the fun world of cartoons!

 

Ceramics Camps

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AGES 9 - 13  |  *UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED  |  9am - 3pm

A variety of camps for children to immerse themselves in clay studio studies ranging from basic hand building, wheel throwing, and sculpting. Campers will learn a variety of skills designed to fit the camp they are in.  Ceramic focus campers will learn the technical aspects of recycling, slab work, build a simple kiln from a metal trash can and firing pottery in it. All under the guidance of a professional potter and the fire department. Clay adventures offers a beginners taste of experimenting with clay. Sculpting camps have a slight focus on bringing 2D drawings and images of characters into 3D form. 

CLAY IMAGINEERS

AGES 5 - 7

June 28 - July 2

$285 | $228 after discount

Imagine clay all day in this camp just for the little clay artists! Campers will explore the tactile medium of clay to sculpt their very own masterpieces. Campers will learn basic clay hand building skills to create art straight out of their imaginations. *It is recommend that younger campers have previously attended full day preschool or camps

LEARN TO THROW

July 5 - 9

$285 | $228 after discount

Build your skills with a week of camp devoted to the pottery wheel. Start by throwing the basic cylinder form and turning it into a functional bowl or vase. Add some character to the plates and cups you will create and can use every day with interesting surface techniques and glazes

SCULPTURE FOR THE GARDEN

July 12 - 16

$285 | $228 after discount

Whimsical bird baths, mosaic stepping stones, clay flowers that bloom all summer, or maybe a door to the fairy world? This week of camp focuses on building all things that beautify the great outdoors. Campers will learn basic hand building techniques to coil, pinch and sculpt, making this camp perfect for both the beginner looking to learn about clay, as well as the more advanced and imaginative ceramicist!

WHEEL BASICS

July 19 - 23

$285 | $228 after discount

Have fun and build your skills with a week of camp devoted to the pottery wheel.  Each piece starts by throwing the basic cylinder form then turn it into a bowl, vase, cup, or plate. You name it; you can make it! Add some character to your work with interesting surface techniques and glazes.

MUD MONSTERS

July 26 - 30

$285 | $228 after discount

Explore various basic hand building and texturing techniques while creating different creatures from your imagination. Each project will be glazed or painted to make your creature really come to life. This class will cover pinch, coil and slab construction to create a variety of projects from functional work to small sculpture.

COIL THROWN VESSELS

Aug 2 - 6

$285 | $228 after discount

Dreams of making bigger bowls and vases? This is your chance! This camp builds on previous throwing and hand building skills by starting on the wheel and using coiled clay to make your pots taller and more magnificent than with traditional wheel throwing techniques. *This is an intermediate level ceramics camp. Prior experience on the pottery wheel is required

CLAY AROUND THE WORLD

August 9 - 13

$285 | $228 after discount

Take a seat and let's start an adventure through the world of clay!  Learn about Chinese terra cotta warriors, build and decorate Roman style pots and create tiles that belong in a Moroccan city,. Join us as we squeeze a world of information into one week, each day will bringing a new adventure.

SCULPTORAMA

August 16 - 20

$285 | $228 after discount

The sky is the limit in this clay based sculpture camp! How tall can you really build a coil pot? Can you make a dragon? Does a sculpture have to stand on the ground? What if it hangs from the wall or ceiling? Campers will learn about modern and traditional sculptures and design their very own three dimensional masterpieces.

POTTERY FOR BEGINNERS

August 23 - 27

$285 | $228 after discount

Start at the beginning in this week of camp devoted to learning the art of the pottery wheel.  Learn to create a basic cylinder form and turn it into a functional cup, bowl or plate. Finish your pieces with interesting surface designs and fun glazes or make them into one of a kind original pieces that you can now use every day!

 

Theater Camps

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AGES 8 - 13  |  *UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED  |  9am - 3pm

From story and character to staging and set design, participants will explore all aspects of developing a full–scale theatrical production by immersing themselves in each role through fun yet intensive workshops, culminating in a performance for friends and family.

TINY TOT THEATER 1

AGES 5 - 7


June 28 - July 2

$285 | $228 after discount

Have a little one at home who loves to put on their own shows? Introduce them to performance theatre in Tiny Tots Theater camp! Learn the basics of theater, play and dance along with the music and we will take what we learn, using our beginner reading skills, to bring our favorite storybook characters to life!

JUST IMPROVISE

July 5 - 9 

$285 | $228 after discount

 Learn the ancient art of clowning around. In this silly week of camp, we pull out all the stops to put on a comedy show- with all the cues provided by the audience. We still use props and costumes, but we make the show up on the spot.

FROM PAGE TO STAGE

July 12 - 16

$285 | $228 after discount

Attention all aspiring writers and storytellers! Let’s work on the process of creating a story, writing a script, and putting it on stage. During this camp, students will learn about the different genres of theatre and how to find out-of-the-box inspiration for their writing pieces. Our final performance will be a collection of some of our finished pieces!

FRACTURED FAIRY TALES

 August 2 - 6

$285 | $228 after discount

Travel into the woods and through the magical, mysterious lands of your wildest imagination!  Campers will create, write, and perform their own interactive fairy tale, using inspiration from childhood favorites like the Grimm Brothers and Hans Christian Andersen.  Wizards, heroes, villains, adventurous princesses, mystical beasts… Dive into the magic to invent your cast of characters and the paths they take on their unique and epic journeys. Camp culminates in a performance for family and friends.

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION

 August 9 - 13

$285 | $228 after discount

Put those acting skills to good use and learn how to film on stage. Working in teams, campers will learn the ins and outs of filming while acting out mini scenes and monologues in this multi-media week of camp!

MUSICAL THEATER

Aug 16 - 20

$285 | $228 after discount

Love musicals? This one's for you! Sing, dance and act out some of your favorite musical numbers. Campers will use both acting and vocal skills to perform a short musical script.

TINY TOT THEATER 2

AGES 5 - 7

 

Aug 23 - 27

$285 | $228 after discount

Loved the first week? Come back from more!  Learn the basics of theater, play and dance along with the music and we will take what we learn, using our beginner reading skills, to bring our favorite storybook characters to life!