2014 Summer Art Camp For Kids

2014 Summer Art Camp for Kids

AGES 6-12 YEARS
ALL CLASSES ARE AT WEST SIDE SCHOOL ON FELTA ROAD IN HEALDSBURG.


2014 Registration Form (PDF)

Questions ? Please email artclass@healdsburgcenterforthearts.com 

WEEK 1
JUNE 16-20

9:30am-3:30pm DRAWING AND PAINTING, CUPCAKES, GOATS AND VINEYARD / PLEIN-AIRE
Instructor: Kathryn Henderson
The fundamentals of drawing kick off the class. The concepts of proportion, contour, line, modeling effect, and perspective are introduced as a solid foundation for both the drawing and painting of the various subject matter. Our drawing tools will be pencil and charcoal. We then move on to color: color theory ,wheels and mixing. By combining the drawing and painting skills, we will be able to work on a variety of subject matter. A stroll to a nearby vineyard for plein air, a visit from a goat to understand how to draw and paint fur and the structure of an animal. We finish with the bright fun colors of food which helps to engage any young artist. Watercolor, acrylics, and soft pastels will be our painting mediums.
Cost: $320   Before June 1 $288

9am-4pm  MUSIC THEATER WORKSHOP
Instructors: Kate Foley-Beining, music & Sandra Novia, art
In this week we will create an entire musical production!  The mornings have us making masks, sets and costumes. In the afternoons we will write our own storyline and create a theater piece with acting, singing, instrumentation and dancing! Our piece will be performed for family and friends from 3-4 pm on
Friday, June 20.
Cost: $320  before June 1  $288

 

WEEK 2
JUNE 23-27

 9am-12 noon  FABRIC ART
Instructor: Deborah Padrick
Learn the art of silk painting with fabric dyes, textile acrylics on cotton soft sculptures and canvas board.
To bring: items of 100% cotton like T shirts, socks, pillow cases, fabric or light dish towels and learn how much fun tie-dyeing fabric can be!
Cost: $200   before June 1 $180

 1pm-4pm    TIME MACHINES, SUPERHEROES, MONSTERS AND ROBOTS
Instructor: Gabrielle Gamboa
Build a time machine and see where your imagination takes you!  Sculpt and embellish wearable masks and headpieces into your favorite superheroes and monsters and create robots of the future.  A variety of drawing and painting and collage techniques make your creations come alive.
Cost: $200    before June 1  $180

 

WEEK 3
JUNE 30-JULY 3

 9am-12 noon  ART IN THE KITCHEN AND MORE
Instructor: Lisa Phipps
Students will learn how to prepare, cook, present and serve a creative and healthy gourmet meal as well as other fun foods kids enjoy eating.  We’ll learn about food safety, healthy eating, serving methods, nutrition  and artful final presentation. We will learn about the concept of “farm to table” and prepare our own lunch.  This class is suitable for vegetarians.
Cost: $200    before June 1  $180

 1pm-4pm    ARTFUL WEAVINGS
Instructor: Sandra Novia
We’ll learn the art of weaving and assemblage with found objects, cloth, wire and any small objects you want to bring to the class. We’ll create beautiful sculptures and tapestries by knowing how to weave!
Cost: $180    before June 1  $162

 

WEEK 4
JULY 7-11

9am-12 noon  PRINTMAKING: 5 WAYS IN 5 DAYS
Instructor: C.K. Itamura

Each day a different method of printmaking will be used to create fun projects to take home.  We’ll make: wrapping paper by printing with vegetables; greeting cards using a real letterpress; a t-shirt using a silkscreen; a notebook using soft blocks; and a colorful print called a collagraph that you’ll want to frame.
Cost: $200   before June 1  $180

1pm-4pm   PUPPETS, PILLOWS AND FLAGS
Instructor: Samantha Miller
We will construct and paint paper-mache and cotton hand puppets, sew and decorate pillows and paint on silk to create gorgeous flags.
Cost: $200  before June 1  $180

 

WEEK 5
JULY 14-18

9am-12 noon  ORIGAMI GONE WILD
Instructor: C.K. Itamura

Origami is the traditional Japanese art form of folding paper. In this fun workshop we’ll take origami to the extreme and turn paper folding into unique one-of-a-kind projects that the world has never seen before: wild origami hats, fun origami decorations and wacky painted origami 3-D sculptures and more!
Cost:  $200    before June 1  $180

1pm-4pm  FLIGHT CAMP
Instructor: Lynn Roth
Combine art and science to spend the week celebrating “things that fly”, from bugs to kites.  With a variety of art materials we’ll discover and celebrate the wonder of flying.
Cost: $200    before June 1  $180

 

WEEK 6
JULY 21-25

9am-12 noon   LET’S MAKE A BOOK
Instructor: C.K. Itamura
Write, collage and print a book in this workshop. Together we’ll collaborate on creating a fun story, then each participant will make a cover, print a title page and create collage illustration pages for their own copy to take home. We’ll also print a set of letterpress bookmarks to give away to friends using an antique tabletop printing press!
Cost: $200   before June 1   $180

1pm-4pm   BIGGER-THAN-LIFE-MASKS
Instructor: Sandra Novia
Make a giant three foot paper mask and in doing so learn the anatomy of a face, how an eye works and why you can breathe through your nose.  Create a fun and funky face using oil pastels, watercolors, pens, yarn and your imagination.
Cost:  $200  before June 1   $180

 

2014 Registration Form (PDF)