Summer Art Camps

 

Visual Art Camps

Kids Visual Art Camp will be taught by Amanda Adams Gordon at Mount Olive Elementary School, 2145 Chestnut Grove Road, King, North Carolina, July 16th through July 20th.  This camp is available for students ages 6-12, and will be held Monday through Friday of that week, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The cost is $85 per student.

  •  “What does it mean to be an artist?”  – This class will explore several different genres and styles of art while introducing students to the art elements and design principles.  Campers will paint, draw, create paper sculptures, create art using images from the world around them, as well as work some from their imagination.  They will start to understand artists as designers and understand how everyday objects have some artistic influence.  This class will also incorporate artistic games during the daily lunch break.

Kids New Perspective on Art Camp will be taught by Zach and Stacy McCraw at Mount Olive Elementary School, 2145 Chestnut Grove Road, King, North Carolina, July 23rd through July 27th. This camp is available for students ages 7-14, and will be held Monday through Friday of that week, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $85 per student.

  • Students will be guided through various creative processes from concept to completion. Activities will include clay sculpture, painting, digital photography/video*, performance/costume/character development, interactive art experiments, and more. *Students interested in digital photography must provide their own smartphone or tablet. 

Pottery Camp

Kids Pottery Camp will be taught by Meredith Van Meter at The Arts Place of Stokes, 502 Main Street, Danbury, North Carolina, July 16th through July 20th.  This camp is available for students ages 12-18, and will be held Monday through Friday of that week, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The cost is $85 per student.  

  • This class will focus mostly on beginner and intermediate instruction on the potter’s wheel, providing proper technique and allowing the student to complete projects such as cups, bowls, plates, etc.  Instruction will also include glazes and firing of pottery.

 

Storybook Theatre Camp

Kids Storybook Theatre Camp will be taught by Peter & Christina Holland at The Arts Place of Stokes, 502 Main Street, Danbury, NC July 16 through July 20th.  This camp is available for students ages 6-10, and will be held Monday through Friday of that week, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.  The cost is $50 per student.

  • Students will learn beginning acting techniques, improvisation, stage, and teamwork – all leading up to a week ending recital of “Animal Tales.”

Theatre Camp

Kids Theatre Camp will be taught by Brack Llewellyn at Mount Olive Elementary School, 2145 Chestnut Grove Road, King, North Carolina, July 9th through July 13th. This camp is available for students ages 10-18, and will be held Monday through Friday of that week, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $85 per student. 

  • Students will learn the facets of youth theatre, communication, improvisation, storytelling and connecting with a young audience.

Film Camp

New Perspectives on Film Camp will be taught by Zach McCraw at The Arts Place of Stokes, 500 Main Street, Danbury, North Carolina, June 25th through June 29th.   This camp is available for students ages 12-18, and will be held Monday through Friday of that week, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The cost is $85 per student.

  •  Campers will be using their own devices (smartphone/tablet) to collectively film and compile a video project.  Campers will be encouraged to explore the filming and editing process in novel and creative ways while learning shooting technique, writing/conceptualization, collaboration. set design, costume, acting, and editing.

 

 

REGISTRATION: We encourage pre-registration. You will receive $5 discount per camp.  Dress is casual and bring a bag lunch and beverage Monday through Thursday, as we will host a pizza party on Friday for all classes. We accept as payment—cash, check, credit or debit card (Visa or Master Card).

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