Summer ART Camps

All 2020 Summer camps have been canceled.

Please visit our "Art Camp in a Box" page for summer camp at home options!

Art Meets Science

Who: Ages 3-6 years old. (Campers must be potty trained).(Older siblings up to age 8 are welcome to sign up also). 

 

When: Monday, June 8 - Thursday, June 11, 2020 from10:00AM-1:00PM

 

The Details: This camp is designed specifically for little artists and their interest in learning how the world works! This camp will focus on the fun and process behind art!

We will learn how to:

  • Invent and mix new colors through hands on science experiments

  • Build and balance as we tinker with wood and other sculpting materials

  • Create art inspired by a variety of sciences the campers are interested in such as architecture, biology, engineering and more!

 

Cost: $130 per camper

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

Modern Makers & Creators Camp

Who: Ages 5-10 years old 

 

When: Monday, June 15-Thursday, June 18, 2020 from 10:00AM-2:00PM

 

The Details: A journey through contemporary art history! Each day we'll introduce a modern artist to spark creativity and gather inspiration. We won't simply learn about their style, but look at famous works of art as jumping off points to create our own imaginative, vibrant and unique masterpieces!

A few projects and activities will include:

  • Kehinde Wiley mixed media self portraits

  • Explore printmaking 

  • Design, build and paint polkadot sculptures inspired by Yayoi Kusama 

  • Explore the process of still-life and abstract painting techniques and more!​

Cost: $160 Per Camper

 

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

*This camp is intended for children ages 5-10 years old (Monday-Thursday 10AM-2PM).

Dirt & Dandelions

Who:  Ages 3-6 years old. (Campers must be potty trained). (Older siblings up to age 8 are welcome to sign up also). 

 

When: Monday, June 22-Thursday, June 25, 2020 from 10:00AM-1:00PM

 

The Details: 

Children will spend their days observing insects from our garden, taking nature walks and learning all about the critters living in Louisville!

Some projects will include:

  • Mud painting

  • Making seed bombs for the garden

  • Building bug habitats

  • Creating our own pair of insect wings

and more!
 

Cost: $130 per camper

 

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

Young Architects

Who: Ages 3-6 years old. (Campers must be potty trained). (Older siblings up to age 8 are welcome to sign up also). 

 

When: Monday, June 29-Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 10:00AM-1:00PM

 

The Details: Artists are more than painters. They are builders, inventors, and engineers! At camp we will:

  • Use reclaimed materials to design new objects

  • Create and build with real tools

  • Explore a variety of mediums including clay, wood, wire and more to dream up inventive creations

Cost: $130 per camper

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

Into the Wild

Who: Ages 3-6 years old. (Campers must be potty trained).

(Older siblings up to age 8 are welcome to sign up also). 

 

When: Monday, July 6-Thursday, July 9, 2020 from 10:00AM-1:00PM

 

The Details: Into the Wild camp is for the animal lover! From sleepy sloths, adorable owls, dazzling moon jellies and jungle snakes we’ll explore the animal kingdom and their habitats through a variety of art projects and mediums. 

We will:

  • Sculpt with clay and fibers to create our favorite scaly, feathery or fuzzy critters

  • Design and build coral reef sculptures with mixed media and recycled materials 

  • Eric Carle inspired tropical birds with recycled paper and liquid watercolor

  • Explore marbling with shaving cream, printmaking and collage and create jungle cats

And more!​

Cost: $130 per camper

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

Art Around the World

Who: Ages 3-6 years old. (Campers must be potty trained).

(Older siblings up to age 8 are welcome to sign up also). 

 

When: Monday, July 13-Thursday, July 16, 2020 from 10:00AM-1:00PM

 

The Details: 

Campers will explore vibrant art from cultures around the world. Learn about a variety of cultures through traditional craft and folk art.

A few projects and activities will include:

  • Practicing artistic techniques from other countries

  • Creating batik tapestries 

  • Building an animal totem sculpture

  • Making art inspired by Native American artists, African artists, and more!

Cost: $130 per camper

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

Mystical Creatures 

Who:  Ages 3-6 years old. (Campers must be potty trained). (Older siblings up to age 8 are welcome to sign up also).

 

When: Monday, July 20-Thursday, July 23, 2020 from 10:00AM-1:00PM

 

The Details: 

This camp is all about a world of magic and enchantment. Fairies, elves, unicorns and gnomes are all invited to join in our week of wonder. 

A few projects and activities will include:

  • Mixing magical fairy potions

  • Building gnome homes 

  • Dragon nature collages 

  • Exploring sparkly mermaid painting 

Cost: $130 per camper

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

Art, Nature, Music 

Who: Ages 3-6 years old. (Campers must be potty trained).

(Older siblings up to age 8 are welcome to sign up also). 

 

When: Monday, July 27-Thursday, July 30, 2020 from 10:00AM-1:00PM

 

The Details: 

This camp will be grounded in growing a love for nature through both music and art. 

Some projects and activities will include:

  • Making natural paints and dyes

  • Creating nature journals

  • Building and constructing in our natural outdoor play spaces complete with mud kitchen, wood and outdoor art garden.

**During music and movement, we will explore drumming, dancing, and nature songs. The music portion of camp is provided by the lovely Ms. Maria from Shine Studio!

Cost: $130 per camper

PLEASE NOTE: Campers will be eating lunch with us so please remember to pack a healthy sack lunch each day with a drink and/or water bottle.

Camp Scholarships

We are able to offer a limited amount of camp scholarships to qualifying families.

 

For details and to apply, please fill out the following form: https://goo.gl/forms/NAz0PCW3IBug4scA2

Scholarship Application Deadline is: Friday, April 10, 2020

Please note that we typically give out 8-10 spots for the summer.  


**If we receive more requests than we have scholarship spots, we will consider applications based on the order of submission. 

 

Scholarship requests are due by Friday, April 10th, 2020 and families will be notified by Friday, April 17th, 2020.  Once notified, you must confirm your child's spot by Friday, April 24th, 2020 or we will notify another family on our waiting list. 

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2528 Frankfort Ave., Louisville KY 40206

502.822.3693