AGES 5 - 12

JUNE 4 - August 10, 2018

Summer Camp at the Boca Raton Museum Art School is so much fun kids don't know they're learning!

Led by professional art educators, children explore art techniques and artistic concepts. Art projects are geared to age groups 5-7, 8-10, and 11-12. Themed weeks and a wide variety of creative projects stimulate children's imaginations. A balance is sought between preserving children's natural creativity and learning new skills to better express themselves.

At the end of the summer, all campers and their families are invited to a special reception for the Summer Art Camp Exhibit at the Boca Raton Museum of Art in Mizner park to celebrate each child's first museum showing! The memories children create at summer camp will be cherished forever, wh ile the artistic interpersonal skills they learn will be useful for a lifetime.

Schedule

Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Doors open: Monday, 8:30 am; Tuesday-Friday, 8:45 am

Early Care: 8:00 am - 9:00 am ($25 per week)

After Care: 4:00 - 5:15 pm ($25 per week)

Museum Exhibit: Aug. 11 & 12

Closed Wednesday, July 4 (during week 5)

Themed Weeks

Week 1 (June 4 - 8)

Making Friends with the Masters

Discover the techniques of master artists such as Dali, Matisse, Monet, and Picasso. This is a fun introduction to the wonderful world of art for the naturally curious and creative young artist. This will allow children to experience the styles and techniques used by "The Masters."

Register for Week 1


Week 2 (June 11-15)

Art Around the World

Join us on a journey hopping from continent to continent, learning about different cultures of the world through art. We will explore a variety of artistic traditions such as learning the Japanese art of paper folding or Brazilian rain sticks.

Register for Week 2


Week 3 (June 18-22)

Paintapalooza

Young artists will tap into their inner creativity. We will be experimenting with paint and a wide range of fun materials while exploring the basic elements of art: color, form, line, shape, space, texture, and value. For inspiration, we’ll view works by Rembrandt, Vincent van Gogh, Picasso, and much more!

Register for Week 3


Week 4 (June 25-29)

Manga Madness... All About Anime and Cartooning

Have fun creating original hero and villain characters and creative creatures all while learning the basics of cartooning and everything Manga and Anime. Create stories full of action and suspense by building a story arc with a beginning, middle, and end.

Register for Week 4


Week 5 (July 2, 3, 5, & 6)

Pop Art with a POW!

This week we will unleash the power of Pop Art by transforming the ordinary into the extraordinary. We will be inspired by artists such as Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, and Jim Dine.

Register for Week 5


Week 6 (July 9-13)

3D Art/ Sculpture

Students will explore techniques for constructing sculptures with a variety of fun materials while exploring the basic elements of art: color, form, line, shape, space, texture, and value. Proportion and balance will be addressed through the construction process for the purpose of creating unique finished pieces.

Register for Week 6


Week 7 (July 16-20)

Drawing and Painting People, Places and Things

Learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting while drawing objects from life. Experimentation and creativity are encouraged as campers develop confidence working with a variety of media which may include charcoal, watercolor, and acrylic.

Register for Week 7


Week 8 (July 23-27)

Manga Madness... All About Anime and Cartooning

Have fun creating original hero and villain characters and creative creatures all while learning the basics of cartooning and everything Manga and Anime. Create stories full of action and suspense by building a story arc with a beginning, middle, and end.

Register for Week 8


Week 9 (July 30-August 3)

Creatures in the Wild

This week is all about animals and their habitats. Create one-of-a-kind pieces of artwork limited only by your imagination. Be inspired by an existing critter and the place they call home or have fun creating your own.

Register for Week 9


Week 10 (August 6-10)

Rock Paper Scissors... Mastering Mixed Media

Make room for media that goes beyond paint on a canvas. We will bring found objects and recycled materials to life by transforming them into beautiful works of art and develop a creative, resourceful way of looking at and protecting our world.

Register for Week 10