Summer Art Camps: Grades 1-2

ENTERING GRADES 1-2

These programs are designed to expose students to a broad range of ideas and art-making experiences through theme-based classes. The emphasis is on fun!

STUDENTS MAY ATTEND FULL-DAY OR HALF-DAY PROGRAM AS PROJECTS WILL BE DIFFERENT

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MAY 28-31* (no class MAY 27) - SOLD OUT

Art All Around
9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
From everyday materials such as yarn and bottle caps to watercolor and acrylic paint, art can be created in so many ways. Explore art around us as we reuse, repurpose, and recycle ordinary things into extraordinary works of art!

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JUNE 3-7 - SOLD OUT
Mini Masters 
9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Release your inner artist as you create works of art in the style of the great masters, exploring different art movements and artists each day! Try your hand at Cubism in the style of Pablo Picasso, while also making expressionistic creations inspired by Wassily Kandinsky.


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JUNE 10-14 - SOLD OUT
Beach Bash!

9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Feel the ocean breeze and the warmth of the sun as you imagine yourself at the beach. Paint, print, and collage beachy images, such as an enchanting sunset or a peaceful ocean shore. Create a tie-dyed beach t-shirt, under the sea prints, as well as a summer scrapbook to share your beach bash vacation with family and friends! Each student should bring a washed white cotton t-shirt clearly marked with his or her name.

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JUNE 17-21 - SOLD OUT!          
The Wonder of Color

9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Do you ever “see red” or “feel blue?” Discover the power of color this week as you explore the color wheel and color relationships. Learn how to create pigments, while also experimenting with warm and cool colors to find out how color can reflect mood. Experience the importance of color when creating art!


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JUNE 24-28 - SOLD OUT

Space Cadets!
9:00am - Noon
Calling all space cadets! Get ready to explore the OMA galaxy as you go on an intergalactic ARTventure! Learn about the solar system while turning it into a work of art. Paint, print, and collage everything from spaceships, planets, aliens, and more!

The Art of Peace       
1:00pm - 4:00pm                
Experience a week of peace and harmony! Make new friends as you explore printmaking, painting, and other techniques to create t-shirts, jewelry, prints, and paintings that convey messages of camaraderie and collaboration. Each student should bring a washed white cotton t-shirt clearly marked with his or her name.


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JULY 1-3* (no class JULY 4-5) 
Chihuligans! 

9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Become a “Chihuligan,” as you spend the week learning about the glass sculpture of Dale Chihuly and other artists who work in glass while painting, printing, and sculpting! Light and color are the focus of this week as you create your own Chihuly-inspired masterpieces.


REGISTER FOR AFTERNOON SESSION


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JULY 8-12 - SOLD OUT
Art in Nature 

9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
From natural pigments to objects that make sound, create as you explore how art connects to the natural world. Be inspired by patterns in nature and learn how other cultures use materials from the Earth to create artwork and everyday objects.


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JULY 15-19 - SOLD OUT
Time Travelers  

9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Go back in time to explore art of the past, from prehistoric cave paintings to the landscapes of the French Impressionists. Stop in ancient Egypt, Renaissance Italy, and other hotspots of artistic achievement along the way!

 

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JULY 22-26 - SOLD OUT

Up, Up, and Away!  
9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Soar up, up, and away as you create artwork meant for the sky! Birds, planes, and hot air balloons are just some of the subjects you’ll explore making using a variety of materials. Design two-and three-dimensional works of art that will take you to new heights!

 

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JULY 29-AUGUST 2 - SOLD OUT

Animals in Art
9:00am - Noon
Let your imagination “run wild” as you create a variety of animals, both two-and three-dimensional! Search through the galleries and discover the many ways in which animals have been represented in art. Bring your favorite animals to life using air dry clay, fun fibers, folded paper, paint, and more.

Florida Fun!
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Explore the Sunshine State and all that it has to offer! Create artwork using a variety of mediums to showcase iconic features of Florida. Paint the swampy Everglades or the vibrant beaches and use recycled materials to create your favorite Florida creature!

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AUGUST 5-9 - SOLD OUT
Art of the Story 

9:00am - Noon or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Be inspired by the brilliant authors and illustrators of some of your favorite picture books! Expand your imagination, art skills, creativity, and self-expression. Write your own stories, create illustrations using a variety of media, and learn simple bookbinding techniques to create unique storybooks!

 

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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 a mess!

COST:
Members:

Full-Day, 9am - 4pm: $255/week
Half-Day, 9am - noon or 1pm - 4pm: $155/per week
May 28 - 31 (Four-day week), Full Day, 9am - 4 pm: $205/week
May 28 - 31 (Four-day week), Half Day, 9am - noon or 1pm - 4pm: $125/week
July 1 - 3 (Three-day week), Full Day, 9am - 4 pm: $155/week
July 1 - 3 (Three-day week), Half Day, 9am - noon or 1pm - 4pm: $95/week

Non-Members:
Full-Day, 9am - 4pm: $280/week
Half-Day, 9am - noon or 1pm - 4pm: $170/per week
May 28 - 31 (Four-day week), Full Day, 9am - 4 pm: $225/week
May 28 - 31 (Four-day week), Half Day, 9am - noon or 1pm - 4pm: $140/week
July 1 - 3 (Three-day week), Full Day, 9am - 4 pm: $170/week
July 1 - 3 (Three-day week), Half Day, 9am - noon or 1pm - 4pm: $105/week

Registration Information

Registrations are accepted on a space-available basis prior to the first day of class. We reserve the right to cancel any session that does not meet the minimum enrollment. Full payment is required before your child’s registration will be processed (we cannot hold a space for your child until we receive full payment). We process registrations as they are received. You will be notified if the sessions you requested are full. Once you submit a registration, an email confirmation will be sent to verify your child’s enrollment. If you do not receive a confirmation within two weeks of your submission, please contact us at (407) 896-4231, ext.262, or email education@omart.org.

Discounts*

Sibling/Group DiscountEnroll 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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