Summer Art Camp for Kids

Summer Art Camp for Kids

Children’s Summer Art Classes

Susan Emerson – Art Teachers

Sponsored by the Shasta County Arts Council

Sessions 1 -4 and 6-11 will be held Monday – Thursday

Session 5, Wednesday – Friday

June 5 – August 10

ARTsMART Creative Studios

244 Hartnell Avenue

Close to the Antique Mall and ReRuns

Download registration form here

Please register prior to the first class to hold your space. A deposit of $20 (non‐refundable) or the full amount of each class is needed to hold your child’s space for the designated sessions. The remaining balance is due the first day of class. * * For kids who can come only once a week they can sign up for: four, one-day sessions and pay the weekly price, deposit required to hold your child’s space. Classes will be canceled due to insufficient enrollment.

 

Session 1: Explorations in Drawing & Painting  |  June 5 – 8, Monday – Thursday

AGES 5 – 9

Have fun and learn and explore different drawing and painting techniques.

Weekly rate $70 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 2: Ooey – Gooey Art  |  June 12 – 15, Monday – Thursday

ALL AGES

Action / Spatter painting with strings, glue and different mediums to create extra messy and wildly creative beautiful paintings.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 3: Explorations with Air-Dry Clay and Sculpture  |  June 19 – 22, Monday – Thursday

AGES 5 – 9

Inspired by nature, and using found objects create sound sculptures, masks, and creatures.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 4: Paint, Draw and Create  |  June 26 – 29, Monday – Thursday

All AGES

Using acrylics, wood, canvas and found objects. Each day will be a different activity and adventure in art.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 5: Collage, Paper Making and Paper Sculpture  |  July 5 – 7, Wednesday – Friday

All AGES

Make your own paper. We will create bowls, sculpture, and use the paper to create a collage. Learn different drawing and painting techniques to create original collages, on a variety of surfaces.

Weekly rate $70 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 6: Acrylic Painting & Watercolor Techniques  |  July 10 – 13, Monday – Thursday

AGES 7 – 14

Learn different painting techniques using acrylics and watercolors on canvas, canvas panels, and paper.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 7: Robots, Birds, and Insects  |  July 17 – 20, Monday – Thursday

AGES 7 – 14

Using your imagination and a variety of materials you will form “robots”, birds, and insects, in a sci-fi vintage style, shape and whimsicality.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 8: Advance Drawing & Painting MORNING: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  |  July 24 – 27, Monday – Thursday

AGES 9 – 14 or by instructor permission

Build upon your drawing and painting skills through exercises using pencil, charcoal, color pencils, pastels, pen & ink, acrylic and water colors.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 9: Ooey – Gooey Art AFTERNOON: 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  |  July 24 – 27, Monday – Thursday

ALL AGES

Action / Spatter painting with strings, glue, and different mediums will be used to create extra messy and wildly creative beautiful paintings.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fees

Session 10: The Kitchen Sink of Art: Variety of all Mediums  |  July 31 – August 3, Monday – Thursday

AGES 5-14

Having fun while using a variety of art supplies such as pen; ink; paint; sculpture materials and polymer clay.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fee

Session 11: Sculpture  |  August 7 – 10, Monday – Thursday

AGES 7 – 14

Using Wire, Plaster/Plaster Gauze and Air Dry Clay, create works inspired by different artists and the elements.

Weekly rate $80 or Daily rate $30 includes class and material fee

 

To register, please include form along with a check payable to: Susan Emerson. Mail to Susan Emerson, PO Box 990403, Redding, CA 96099. Questions: call 530.921.0680 or e-mail: riverart29@gmail.com

To pay by credit card or PayPal use email address: emersonsulu@yahoo.com. Please provide each child with a snack.

Morning class break 10:15 a.m.  | Afternoon class break 2:15 p.m.

Please NO flip flops.

DO NOT DROP YOUR CHILD OFF EARLY. CHILDERN MUST BE TAKEN TO THE CLASS BY AN ADULT.