Summer Art Camps 2018

Let’s Get Messy!

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Summer Art Camps 2018

7 Fun Camps offered this summer!

  • All Camps will run Monday – Thursday from 9:30am-12:30pm
  • $80 for each camp ($70 early bird pricing before June 26).
  • Camp is open to all 6-18 year olds.
  • A snack will be provided each day.
  • Art can stain, so please wear appropriate clothing.
  • Exciting, challenging & rewarding! A different masterpiece each day!

Sign up for Summer Camp classes will be available starting April. We are moving to a new system for registration. If you would like to be notified via email when registration opens, please sign up for our summer camp email.

 Summer Class Overview

9-12 –American Indian Camp
16-19 – Dirty Hands & Messy Faces Camp
23-26 – Paint, Paint Paint Camp
30-Aug 2 – Recycle Camp

6-9 – Mystery Camp
6-9 – Fantasy, Abstract, Impressionism Camp (ages 12 & up)
13-16 – Creative Drawing Camp


July Classes

July 9-12American Indian Camp – Karen Cota from the Cowlitz Tribe will lead the camp
A variety of cultural, educational, recreational and art activities are taught under the guidance of local Indians and staff.  Special guests will come to camp and share their traditional songs, dances, stories and cultural traditions. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to immerse themselves in the American Indian culture.

July 16-19 –  Dirty Hands & Messy Faces Camp ~ Lead Teacher, Mary Wolfe
Students have the opportunity to paint, sculpt and draw using all types of mediums to create their art projects.  They will paint faces, canvasses, paper etc. They will get their hands dirty with clay and paint, all the while learning to enjoy letting their creativity flow!

July 23-26 – Paint, Paint, Paint Camp ~ Lead Teacher,  Aletha Deuel  
Our campers get the same thrill out of using all types of paint to create their paintings as do the professional artists. Our campers will learn composition and perspective all the while learning to handle oils, watercolors, ink etc.  This camp is always a hit with all the students.

July 30-Aug 2 – Recycle Camp ~ Lead Teacher, Julie Blakemore
Join us for a week of arts and crafts that are created from materials that we usually dispose of every day. Recycle, reuse, repurpose and let your imagination come to life!  You may find yourself making clothes, jewelry, hats, toys, fine art, décor, or musical instruments. Follow your creativity and join us in our journey of Recycle Art.

August Classes

Aug. 6-9Mystery Camp ~ Lead Teacher, JuJu Slater
Every day is a mystery as to how the art will turn out. The children will have a chance to truly dictate the outcome with the materials they have been given. Some possibilities include shaving cream, watercolor, bubbles, painting with your feet or drawing with your hands behind your back. Let your inner self come out in this camp of mystery and discovery.

Aug 6-9 – Fantasy, Abstract, Impressionism ~ 12 years & up ~ Lead Teacher, Mary Wolfe
We are offering this new camp/workshop for teenagers to have fun and explore self-expressionism. They will be using a variety of media to create their own individually unique art pieces. There will be drawing, painting, and sculptures will be created by using a variety of mediums. This is the place for teens to have fun while discovering and releasing their creativity.

Aug 13-16 – Creative Drawing Camp ~ Lead Teacher, JuJu Slater
A chance for students to learn drawing skills that will showcase composition, perspective & shading. The students will create with pencils, charcoal, ink, and pastels.  Drawing is essential for every student to broaden their artistic abilities. This camp enhances the student’s ability to handle many other mediums as they have fun and let their creativity flourish.