SUMMER ARTS - CAMP 2014

SUMMER ARTS - CAMP 2014

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SUMMER CAMP 2014 | FAMILIES ART CAMP | AGE 3-5 AGE 5-8 | AGE 9-12 | TEEN | ADULT | COMMUNITY/TOURS

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TO REGISTER:

SUMMER 2014 PRINTER FRIENDLY VERSION AND REGISTRATION FORM (click here)

 

Phone: 905 688 5550 x 5803

Email: mnicholls@brocku.ca

Fax or Mail: download and complete a registration form & return with payment. (forms available in printer friendly versions above)

In Person (Debit or Cash):  During regular office hours 10 am - 5 pm, Monday to Friday.
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NEW|SUMMER DEAL     

Experience the entire summer for only $1350 (per child, includes HST, savings of $340)
Perks: get discount member rate, one week for free, free one-year family membership & register early (March 17).

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SUMMER ARTS SCHEDULE - ART CAMPS 2014

AGES 6 TO 8
DATE
PROGRAM
TIME
DAYS
FEE
MEMBER FEE
#1: July 2-4
MESSY HANDS * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
3
$120
$110
#2: July 7-11
OUT OF THIS WORLD * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175
#3: July 14-18
WATER WORKS * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175
#4: July 21-25
ART OF A STORY * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175
#5: July 28-August 1 AM
SCULPT IT! * Registration Closed
9AM–12PM
5
$105
$95
#5: July 28-August 1 PM
ARTFUL EXPLORERS * Registration Closed
1PM–4PM
5
$95
$85
#6: August 5-8
MONSTER FACTORY * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
4
$155
$140
#7: August 11-15
ART MADE MODERN * SPACES LIMITED
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175
#8: August 18-22
LIKE A MASTER * SPACES LIMITED
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175

AGES 9 TO 12
#1: July 2-4
CREATIVE CREATURES & ALIENS * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
3
$120
$110
#2: July 7-11
COLOURFUL CREATIONS * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175
#3: July 14-18 AM
SCULPTURE STUDIO * Registration Closed
9AM–12PM
5
$105
$95
#3: July 14-18 PM
CREATIVE PAINTING STUDIO * Registration Closed
1PM–4PM
5
$95
$85
#4: July 21-25
ARTFUL INSPIRATIONS: WATER * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175
#5: July 28-August 1
EXPERIENCE EVERYTHING * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175
#6: August 5-8
GLOBAL ART INSPIRATIONS * Registration Closed
9AM–4PM
4
$155
$140
#7: August 11-15 AM
PRINT, DYE, CUT & STITCH * FULL (wait list available)
9AM–12PM
5
$105
$95
#7: August 11-15 PM
MINI MASTERPIECES * SPACES LIMITED
1PM–4PM
5
$95
$85
#8: August 18-22
ART OF ILLUSTRATION & STORIES* FULL/ no wait list
9AM–4PM
5
$195
$175

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SUMMER ART CAMPS AT RODMAN HALL

Art Camps introduce young artists to new materials, artists and themes. Campers experiment with painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, mixed-media, crafts and thematic activities.

Other camp activities include co-operative games, sharing stories, outdoor art activities and walks in the Walker Botanical Gardens.

Every Friday Afternoon at 3:30 pm, we invite the friends and families of our campers to attend an art show that features the amazing work created each week!

For all camps participants supply their own lunch, snacks and beverages. Some camps feature a decorated T-shirt activity and these are also to be supplied by the participant (as indicated in the class description).

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AGES 6 TO 8

JULY 2-4 * Registration Closed

In this fun, hands-on camp, students will experiment with all of the messiest ways to make art. Create prints, paintings, mixed media works and sculpture. Make a beautiful mess as you design and print your own Jackson Pollock style t-shirt.

NOTE | 3 day week (WED, THURS, FRI); White t-shirt required for project.

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JULY 7-11 * Registration Closed

Explore your creativity as you create art that imagines everything out of this world. Projects explore spaceships, planets, rockets, aliens and the night sky. Campers will also make a cool space print galaxy shirt. 

NOTE | BLACK t-shirt required for project.

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JULY 14-18 * Registration Closed

Paint, sculpt and collage your way through this week that imagines everything to do with water like fish, mermaids, seascapes, pirates & boats. Campers will also explore and be inspired by the exhibition in the gallery in which artists look at water in different ways!

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JULY 21-25 * Registration Closed

Make fantastic creations this week based on your favourite book and movie characters. Be inspired by stories, poems fairy tales and cartoons. Make a silly puppet, a magical mask and create a colourful Dr. Seuss style t-shirt.  

NOTE | White t-shirt required for project.

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JULY 28-AUGUST 1, MORNING * Registration Closed

Explore everything related to sculpture this week. Make a clay sculpture or two and play with plaster bandages. Sculpt interesting 3D creations and learn to combine cardboard, tape and everyday household materials into something inspired!

NOTE | supervised lunch break for full-day registrants.

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JULY 28-AUGUST 1, AFTERNOON * Registration Closed

Take a vacation without packing your bags! Explore the world as you create art and crafts inspired by places like Egypt, Africa, Asia and Australia. Paint, draw, print, create a puppet and an African mask. You’ll even decorate your own travel t-shirt.

NOTE | supervised lunch break for full-day registrants; White t-shirt required for project.

 

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AUGUST 5-8 * Registration Closed

For kids with BIG imaginations…Campers create fantastic monsters, creatures and robots and experiment with many materials including clay, mixed media, painting and printmaking. Our Monster Factory will also churn out silly puppets and magical masks. 

NOTE | 4 day week (TUES-FRI)

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AUGUST 11-15

This is your chance to experiment with a variety of materials and create fantastic modern art! We will explore the crazy and colourful world of Pop Art and artists like Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. The bold paintings of Pablo Picasso and Friederich Hundertwasser will also be a focus. We will re-imagine famous artworks and give them a modern makeover, then create a colourful tie-dye shirt. 

NOTE | White t-shirt required for project.

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AUGUST 18-22 * Spaces Limited

Experiment with the art-making styles of the masters this week as you explore your creativity. Be inspired by van Gogh, Monet, Chagall and Dali and the masterful art they create. We will explore many materials including paint, clay, printmaking, collage and drawing and you’ll build your artistic skills!

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AGES 9 TO 12

JULY 2-4 * Registration Closed

Expand your imagination and artistic skills as we explore monsters, creatures and aliens through painting, sculpture, mixed media and printmaking. Create cool designs as we make our own scratch art paper. Make a plaster creature puppet and a galaxy shirt. 

NOTE | 3 day week (WED, THURS, FRI); BLACK t-shirt required for project.

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JULY 7-11 * Registration Closed

Mix modern art techniques and colourful materials this week to create a style you can call your own. Explore the bold and beautiful artworks of Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Pablo Picasso and Friederich Hundertwasser. Create optical illusions, vibrant paintings and an awesome Pop Art self-portrait. We will also make our own art journal/smash book.

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JULY 14-18, * Registration Closed

*PROGRAM FULL/ NO WAIT LIST

Get your hands dirty as we explore the many possibilities of sculpture! Learn how to work with traditional materials like clay and plaster and find creativity in everyday household materials. Also learn to create interesting low relief-sculptures using texture compounds. 

NOTE | supervised lunch break for full-day registrants.

 

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JULY 14-18, AFTERNOON * Registration Closed

*PROGRAM FULL/NO WAIT LIST

Explore painting with acrylics and watercolours in traditional and modern ways. Learn to paint in bold graphic colours like Pablo Picasso and experiment with brushstrokes just like Van Gogh. Learn to add other elements, textures and materials to enhance your paintings.

NOTE | supervised lunch break for full-day registrants.

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JULY 21-25 * Registration Closed

Thinking about water can lead to so many creative artful ideas. As we take our inspiration from water this week, we will investigate seascapes, boats, fish, mermaids and even pirates. Learn reduction foam printmaking and make a water inspired t-shirt. Campers will also explore and be inspired by the exhibition in the gallery in which artists look at water in different ways! 

NOTE | White t-shirt required for project.

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JULY 28-AUGUST 1 * Registration Closed

This week lets you try a bit of everything. Learn to paint, draw, sculpt and print like a pro! This week will give you a great foundation and encourage your artistic passion as we focus on skill-building and developing artistic techniques. Also learn traditional printmaking as you create your own t-shirt design.

NOTE | White t-shirt required for project.

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AUGUST 5-8 * Registration Closed

Examine the art of countries and cultures around the world, and use this inspiration to create your own mask, puppet and tribal t-shirt. Create paintings, drawings, sculptures, prints and crafts influenced by places like India, Asia, Egypt and Africa. 

NOTE | 4 day week (TUES-FRI); White t-shirt required for project.

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AUGUST 11-15, MORNING *PROGRAM FULL/WAIT LIST AVAILABLE

Learn hand stitching and how to cut a pattern while creating an ugly doll or sock monkey. Bleach-print a t shirt and then add dye to create interest. Carve a printmaking block and use it to decorate a pencil case or tote bag (provided), You can also provide your own tote bag, apron or pillow case to print on (once heat-set, these designs are washable). 

NOTE | supervised lunch break for full-day registrants; BLACK t-shirt required for project.

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AUGUST 11-15, AFTERNOON * Spaces Limited

Create your own mini masterpieces as we take inspirations from your favourite artists like van Gogh, Monet, Chagall, and Dali. Start with paint, collage and printmaking then learn to add things like texture, pastels and everyday materials. Once you have mastered these skills, use your artistic license to be creative. Create your own hand printed art apron (provided) to take home! 

NOTE | supervised lunch break for full-day registrants.

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AUGUST 18-22 *PROGRAM FULL/ NO WAIT LIST

For kids who like to doodle and draw… this week we think about books, poems and comics in a very artful way. Learn professional tips and tricks to transform your simple sketches and create an amazing altered art journal. Illustrate poems from authors like Shel Silverstein and be inspired by colourful book illustrations from Dr. Seuss. Learn to use a variety of drawing and painting materials in new ways to make your animations shine.