2017 SPARK! Summer Camp – June 5 – August 4
Ignite your creativity this summer at SPARK! Our fully-immersive creative environment will jumpstart your ideas. SPARK! offers visual arts, music, video production, sculpture, silk screening and many other disciplines to spark your imagination. For ages 7–10 and 11–14. 9am–4pm each day. Before and after care available for an additional fee.
Summer Camp will include unlimited play on our Climb, Crawl, Slide Sculpture. The sculpture spans over 6,000 feet and climbs 26 feet toward the ceiling. Scale up a capsized ship, walk over wavy bridges of car hoods, crawl through rebar tubing, glide down spiral slides, and climb across a 200 square foot spider web suspended 18 feet off the ground.
- $210 for the week or $45 per day to drop in
- Before Camp Care, 8-9am: $30 for the week or $8 per day
- After Camp Care, 4-5pm: $30 for the week or $8 per day
- Before AND After Camp Care: $50 for the week or $15 per day
June 5 – 9 Fabric and Yarn Art
Create your own tie dye t-shirt and then using the screen printing machine, add the SPARK! Lion Head design. Learn how to make art from yarn, and create your own fabric emoji. (Participants must bring their own shirts for tie dying)
June 12 – 16 Art Around the World
Take an art adventure around the globe. Explore styles and techniques from diverse culture and time periods. Travel from country to country and build a global visual vocabulary.
June 19 – 23 Drawing and Painting
Step into the creative process by learning the elements and principles of art and apply them to hands on drawings and paintings. Paint a cityscape, draw a still life, learn how to mix colors and shade, and use markers to design abstract art filled with patterns.
June 26 – 30 Cartooning and Animation
Collaborate with others to plan a story, build sets, make characters and create a stop motion movie. Let your imagination run wild by creating your very own digital comic strip using an iPad.
July 3 – 7 Build it
This week is all about 3-D art. Campers will be collaborating with Bishop Arts Theatre Center to build scenery and props for their performance of Womp World. Additionally, you will design a model dream house, and create abstract paper sculptures.
July 10 – 14 Explore the Ocean and Jungle through Art
Create drawings, paintings and sculptures inspired by the ocean and jungle. Make a jungle or ocean diorama, paint an underwater scene with water colors, make a 3-D sculpture of a jungle animal out of paper, learn printmaking to design a patterned fish, build a model ship out of cardboard.
July 17 – 21 Go Green
Make art out of things that would normally be thrown away. Learn about the many ways to recycle and turn unwanted items into art! Bottle cap magnets, water bottle sculptures, aluminum can butterflies, cardboard animals, and CD mandalas.
July 24 – 28 Science Meets Art
Learn about the creative process while getting creative with science. We will make slime, design a car out of paper, paint the planets, make lava bottle art, and create cardboard insects.
July 31 – Aug 4 Art Exploration
Get a mix of all things art. Ceramics, drawing, painting and mixed media will all be included in this fun filled week of art exploration.
2018 Winter Creativity Camp
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2018 Spring Creativity Camp
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