Summer Camps

 

 

Mud Masterpieces Pottery Camp! with Rebekah Wostrel

$185.00      
AGE OF STUDENTS: 4 – 7                                                                          

For kids who love to get dirty and use their hands! Campers will have fun drawing and painting on clay and creating colorful pottery and sculpture while learning a variety of building techniques (including wheel-throwing). We’ll look at lots of art, meet other working McGuffey artists and have some creative, inspirational outdoor play/work each day! Other media may include mosaics, papier-mache and plaster. All materials are non-toxic and food-safe. Meets daily for one week.

Session 1: June 5 - 9, M-F 10:30-12:30    
Session 2: June 12 - 16, M-F 10:30-12:30  

LOCATION: Studio Six  

CONTACT INFO: Rebekah - 434.333.0420, rawostrel@gmail.com, www.rebekahwostrel.com

 
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Mud Masterpieces Pottery Camp 2! with Rebekah Wostrel
$185.0
AGE OF STUDENTS: 7 – 12  

For kids who love to get dirty and use their hands! Campers will have fun drawing and painting on clay and creating colorful pottery and sculpture while learning a variety of building techniques (including wheel-throwing). We’ll look at lots of art, meet other working McGuffey artists and have some creative, inspirational outdoor play/work each day! Other media may include mosaics, papier-mache and plaster. All materials are non-toxic and food-safe. Meets daily for one week.  

Session 1: June 19 - 23, M-F 10:30-12:30
Session 2: June 26 - 30, M-F 10:30-12:30     

LOCATION: Studio Six

CONTACT INFO:  434.333.0420, rawostrel@gmail.com, www.rebekahwostrel.com

 

Party Time Pottery! Clay Camp with Rebekah Wostrel
$185.00
AGE OF STUDENTS: 7-11  

It’s time for a POTTERY PARTY! Kids will make a variety of fun, colorful, party-themed projects such as ice cream goblets, cake plates, cupcake jars, luminarias, noise-makers, masks, party hats and more! Students will create with clay as well as explore other media such as mosaics, papier-mache and plaster. Camp culminates in a party for campers to celebrate their art making and put their pots to good use! All materials are non-toxic and food-safe. Meets daily for one week.            

Session 1: July 3 - 7, M-F 10:30-12:30    
Session 2:  July 10 - 14, M-F 10:30-12:30
Session 3: July 17 - 21, M-F 10:30-12:30                                        

LOCATION: Studio Six                                                          

CONTACT INFO: 434.333.0420, rawostrel@gmail.com, www.rebekahwostrel.com

 

Girls Just Want to Have Fun - and Create! Art Camp with Susan Northington

$315.00
Age of students K-6th grade    

Girls Just Want to Have Fun...and Create! A week long art camp filled with creativity, explorations, and fun! Campers will work with mixed media, water colors, acrylics, and so much more. Pieces will include paintings, prints, collages, and jewelry. There is always lots of singing, smiles, and laughter. Each day promises imaginative and creative projects. We will do a little yoga as well and spend much time outside, enjoying the convenience of McGuffey Park and embracing our urban surroundings. Go to susannorthingtonart.com to see all the fun we have had!                                        

Location of class Studio 5 McGuffey Art Center

Monday-Friday 9:00-3:30, weeks of June 12—16, June 19-23, June 26-30        

Cost: $315, Checks Payable to Susan Northington Art

Contact information: Susannorthingtonart@gmail.com or 434-242-5568

 

ART EXTRAVAGANZA
$350.00

Come and work with five different artists and experience some of the best McGuffey has to offer.  This class will give students the opportunity to explore 5 different artistic mediums while working with 5 different McGuffey artists. Each day students will work in a different studio and complete a project. All materials included.

Stained Glass                       Vee Osvald
Metalsmithing & Jewelry     Charlene Cross
Oil Painting                          Renee Balfour
Felting                                 Jane Skafte
Collage and Cast Resin       Polly Breckenridge

DATES:  July 31st to August 4th, 9:00 - 1:00
CONTACT:  Reneebalfour@ymail.com   www.reneebalfour.com

Oil Painting Summer Camp with Renee Balfour
340.00

DESCRIPTION: In this class students will explore the versatility of oil paint while learning concepts that they will be encouraged to incorporate into their own work. Students will be guided to take greater risks with artistic expression while building a better understanding of materials and techniques.

AGES: Age 7 and above

COST:  $340 All Materials Included                                                                  

DATES:  

June 26 to June 30th    9:00-1:00
July 10th to 14th    9:00-1:00
July 24th to July 28th  9:00-1:00
August 7th to August 11th   9:00-1:00

Location: Studio 24

Contact: Renee Balfour at reneebalfour@ymail.com

 
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Three Dimensional Painting with Renee Balfour
340.00 All materials included

Class description: Students will work on a series of sculpture projects using wood, cardboard, metal and papier mache. Emphasis will be on painting and the discovery of sculptural concepts through the construction of works in various materials. Students will develop a better understanding of tools and materials while exploring their creativity. 

Ages: 7 and above

July 3rd to July 7th, 9:00 - 1:00
July 17 to 21st, 9:00 - 1:00
August 14th to August 18th, 9:00 - 1:00

Location:  Starnes Classroom

Contact: Renee Balfour at reneebalfour@ymail.com

 
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Summer Art Camp for Children 3-12 with Lee Alter
250.00

LOCATION:  Studio 6, McGuffey Art Center
DATES/TIMES:  10 am - 12:30 pm, Monday thru Friday

SESSIONS:  June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28, July 31-August 4, August 7-11.

Using watercolor, clay, and drawing, bringing nature into focus in painting as well as going outside for a bit each time, working on murals, and having a special process to focus on each day.

CONTACT:  Lee Alter at 434-760-9658 or www.leealterartist.com