Summer Art Camps: Grades 3-5

JUNE 3-7 or JUNE 17-21 
Loch Haven Partners Summer Camp: STEAM Camp!         
  
9am-4pm

Discover the unique relationship between science, theater arts and visual arts! This collaborative camp starts and ends each day at Orlando Science Center and includes daily sessions at Orlando Shakespeare Theater and Orlando Museum of Art:  REGISTER HERE »

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JUNE 3-7

pARTy Animals
9am-Noon

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! What other animals are in the galleries? Let your imagination “run wild” as you use watercolor, clay, textile fibers, and mixed-media to create a wonderful menagerie of creatures, both two- and three-dimensional.

Passion for Paint
1-4pm

Learn to paint with acrylics as you explore color theory and a variety of painting styles. After exploring the color wheel and color mixing, paint in the styles of Fauvist Henri Matisse, Picasso’s Cubist period, and the Abstract Expressionism of Jackson Pollock and Wassily Kandinsky!  

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JUNE 10-14

Mixed Media Mash-up
9am-Noon

Combining a variety of media in a single work seems contemporary, but has been used for centuries. Explore how watercolor, collage, chalk, fabric, and other media, can be mixed to give works more impact. Paint, print, draw, collage, and sculpt!

Watercolor Wonders
1-4pm

Learn watercolor and gouache (opaque watercolor) techniques such as washes, dry brush and wet-in-wet to capture depictions of objects, water, light and atmosphere.

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JUNE 17-21

Patterns, Patterns Everywhere
9am-Noon

Patterns are all around us in nature and in manmade things. Some we see right away, some require a closer look. Learn how to look for patterns of color, shape, line, and texture in the world around you and how to use lively pattern in works of art that show emotion and movement.

Formulas for Fun
1-4pm

Be inspired by the work of artists such as M.C. Escher as you create tessellations, explore artwork using grids, experiment with perspective and proportion, and learn how art and mathematics intersect.

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JUNE 24-28

Drawing FUN-damentals
9am-Noon

Learn basic drawing skills as you work in graphite, charcoal, colored pencil, ink, and marker. Explore contour drawing, shading, the use of perspective, and how to draw a self-portrait.

Art Around the World
1-4pm

Explore the world in a week through its diverse art forms! Travel across continents and be inspired by different cultures to create unique art as you virtually visit places such as France, Italy, and Mexico. Learn about new places, spaces, and faces!

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JULY 1-3  (no class on JULY 4 and 5)

Only in America
9am-Noon 

From colonial portraits to traditional landscapes learn all about the artwork that put America on the map! Become inspired by the Hudson River School painters and learn how to create the perfect western landscape. Explore 20th-century American artists such as Georgia O’Keeffe and Jasper Johns to make unique masterpieces to take home!

Natural Wonders
1-4pm

Explore how art connects to the natural world! Discovering the wonders of our planet and how materials from nature can be used to create art. Be inspired by patterns in nature, create a musical instrument, and learn how other cultures use materials from the earth to create artwork and everyday objects

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JULY 8-12

It’s All About Me!
9am-Noon

Explore a variety of art forms and mediums as you create art with YOU as the subject! Celebrate your interests, your favorite things, your family and more, in two- and three-dimensional masterpieces that are as unique as you are.

Crazy About Color
1-4pm

Discover the power of hue as you draw, paint, and print using basic color theory. Learn to mix tints and shades, as well as how to combine complementary colors to create works of art that pack a punch!

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JULY 15-19                        

Fabulous Fibers
9am-Noon

Experiment with thread, fabric, foam stuffing, and other fiber materials to learn sewing, weaving, and three-dimensional textile construction. Design and create a variety of creatures, weavings, and soft sculptural forms.

Pop Goes Pop Art!
1-4pm

From the prints of Campbell’s soup cans by artist Andy Warhol to Op-Art designs in collage, explore art forms that exemplify the excitement of the 1960s, one of the most exciting times in American art.

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JULY 22-26             

The Power of Pastel
9am-Noon

Discover the power of pastel as you work in chalk pastel, oil pastel, and charcoal to learn techniques for drawing, blending and crosshatching. Explore how pastels can be used with colored pencil and watercolor!

Linoleum Block Printing
1-4pm

Explore the possibilities of basic linoleum block printing as you carve and print to create images in black and white, color, and various shapes and sizes.

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JULY 29 - AUGUST 2

Art: 5 Ways in 5 Days
9am-Noon 

Discover new and different ways to create artwork each day of camp! Explore making felted art pieces and painted paper collages. Learn the art of metal embossing by making embossed sugar skulls, book covers, and assorted jewelry.

Recycling and Upcycling
1-4pm

Recycle unexpected materials into something new, different, and more dynamic than the original (upcycling), as you explore and learn about artists who create with recyclables, including Alexander Calder, Nick Cave, and John Chamberlain.  

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AUGUST 5-9

Cartoon Creations

9am-Noon 

Inspired by the Museum’s collection of original comics, learn how to draw cartoon characters, give them personality, develop the elements of setting, and build a storyline through sequence. You might create a new cartoon sensation!

An Artist A Day
1-4pm

Learn the techniques and create in the style of a different famous artist each day!  Explore printmaking à la Andy Warhol, paper cutouts in the style of Henri Matisse, landscape painting inspired by Vincent van Gogh, and more.

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Fee Schedule

Time:
Full Day, 9am-4pm or Half Day, 9am-noon or 1-4pm.
For full-day participation, students should bring a lunch and a drink.
Lunchtime supervision is provided for full-day attendance. Dress for mess!

Cost:
Members:
Full Day: 9am-4pm: $220/week
Half Day: 9am-noon or 1-4pm: $120/per week
Short Week, Full Day (July 1-3; no class on July 4 and 5): 9am-4pm: $130/week
Short Week, Half Day (July 1-3; no class on July 4 and 5): 9am-noon or 1-4pm: $70/per week

Non-Members:
Full Day: 9am-4pm: $240/week
Half Day: 9am-noon or 1-4pm: $130/per week
Short Week, Full Day: 9am-4pm: $145/week
Short Week, Half Day: 9am-noon or 1-4pm: $80/per week

Discounts*

Sibling/Group Discount
Enroll more than one child the same week of sessions and receive a $10/week discount for each additional child enrolled. Discount only applies for children registered at the same time.

Multi-week Discounts
Receive a $10/week discount for multiple week enrollment after the first week.

* Only one discount eligible per registration (not including membership discount).

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