Summer Clay Camp for Kids
Kids create a project at each class, and glaze and fire them into permanent works of art. Projects will vary each week and are tailored to suit any age and topics will be sure to engage both girls and boys interests. Great summer fun for your young artist!
Recommended for ages 5-12. *Students will be grouped by ages*
1 week sessions – choose your week
$130/one-week camp 9am-11am M-F
Week 1. June 19-23 Under the Sea
Love deep see creatures, ocean colors, finding shells on beaches, starfish, mermaids or scuba diving? Create a jellyfish wind chime, make a fish fish tank vase or paint a watery seen with electric eels and puffer-fish.
Week 2. June 26-30 Monster Attack!
If you are kind of silly and like strange wild blue hairy creatures with yellow teeth and lots of eyes or cute orange fuzzy mops with big clumsy green feet this might just be the class for you.
Week 3. July 10-14 Outdoor Adventure
Love the northern lights, starry nights, camping, marsh birds, looking at beautiful rocks and collecting leaves? We will be bringing the outdoors to our ceramic work while pressing found objects into the clay. Natural colors and woodland creatures will be our inspiration in the outdoor themed class.
Week 4. July 17 – 21 Garden Week
Create beautiful pottery to plant flowers in. Make a toad or fairy house, garden markers are so much fun when they are hand made. Birds in your garden? Create a unique house or make an owl or scarecrow to keep them away.
Week 5. July 24 – 28 Zoo-topia
Zoo animals are so much fun to sculpt and draw. Make a Zebra cup or a turtle plate and eat with your favorite zoo friends every meal. Panda wind chime? you bet!
Week 6. July 31- Aug 4 Creepy Crawlies
Toads, ladybugs, butterflies, beetles, lizards and pill bugs will be our inspiration this week while we create everything with and without legs on our pottery.
*Week 7. Aug 7 – 11 Super Heroes and Bobble Heads
Create usable and fun items with themes of capes, masks, super powers, muscular arms and movable heads. All things Marvelous! Spectacular! and Awesome!
Week 8. Aug 14-18 Mythical Creatures, Dragons and more
Do you believe in the Loch Ness Monster? the Kraken? Fairies? Then come on in and make a house for the fairy in your backyard, and come up with a brand new creature designed by you.
Morning sessions: 9 – 11 a.m.