2019 SUMMER FUN! ART CAMPS

Summer Fun! Art Camps and projects are designed as a means of enhancing and engaging your child’s creativity and imagination during the months they are not in school. Students enrolled in Summer Fun! Art Camps continue learning and exploring in a positive and encouraging environment.

 

Camps are designed for all school aged children.

Choose a camp, fill out the registration form (located at bottom of this page), enclose payment, and mail it to the studio:

Off The Wall Studio

2000 Industrial Blvd, #3

Stillwater, MN 55082

Class Size is limited…Register EARLY!

Sorry, refunds cannot be made after a class fills.

Parents may register their child(ren) for HALF or FULL day programs at Off The Wall Studio.

Enroll in BOTH morning and afternoon camps offered that week and be a part of LUNCH BUNCH. 

Students staying at the studio for lunch should bring a bag lunch, a snack and a beverage.

SUMMER FUN! Art Camp

 

CLASS Offerings for 2019

NEW projects every year!

LANDSCAPE DRAWING AND PAINTING: FULL!

"En plein aire" is a French expression which means "in the open air" and is used to describe painting outdoors in natural light.Students will spend the week sketching, exploring a variety of painting and drawing mediums and techniques in their study and appreciation of nature. Final work from sketches (in child's medium of choice) on canvas.

Students should dress for the weather, wear a hat and sunscreen, bring water and a snack.

JUNE 10 - 14

9am - 12 Noon

All ages welcome.

Tuition: $99

BUZZ OFF! Pollinator Garden Camp    FULL!

Students will help design and plant a garden that will attract different types of pollinators: bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies. We will make BUG HOTELS, BIRD FEEDERS, BUTTERFLY BATH, ORGANIC SEED BOMBS and GARDEN ART. Students will get to taste local honey and we will get a visit from local bee keepers.

JUNE 10 - 14

1:00pm - 4:00pm

All ages welcome...

Tuition $99

UNICORN MAGIC       SORRY< FULL!

Children delight in the magical and fantastic world of beautiful, sparkly unicorns. Students will create a mixed media UNICORN PAINTING, DANCING UNICORN PUPPET, UNICORN CROWN, RAINBOW DREAMCATCHER and GLITTER SLIME.

JUNE 17 - 21

9:00am - 12 noon

All ages welcome...

Tuition: $99

PET PORTRAITS        SORRY<FULL!

Students will draw and then paint on an oversized canvas a portrait of their pet or favorite animal. Please bring a few detailed close up photocopies to work from.

JUNE 17 - 21

1:00pm - 4:00pm

All ages welcome.

Tuition: $99

DRAWING DISCOVERIES

Start or continue your drawing journey. Explore a variety of drawing mediums (graphite, charcoal, pastel, colored pencil, etc.) utilizing drawing techniques such as line, value, blending, shading and composition. Students will work creating various themes: STILL LIFE, LANDSCAPE, ANIMALS, CARTOONS, and PEOPLE.

JUNE 24 - 28

9:00am- 12 noon

Ages 8 and up.

Tuition: $99

ADVANCED DRAWING

Expand and energize your already great art by introducing a variety of NEW drawing mediums and techniques to your work. Students will concentrate on personal themes: STILL LIFE, LANDSCAPE, ANIMALS, CARTOONS, and PEOPLE.

Bring your sketchbook if you have one.

JUNE 24 - 28

1:00pm - 4:00pm

GRADES 6 and up.

Tuition: $99

JEWELRY MAKING       SORRY<FULL!

Design and create jewelry you will LOVE to wear! KNOTTED SHELL ANKLET, BUTTON BANGLE, LEATHER WRIST WRAP, TOY PENDANT, FIBER COLLAR.

JULY 1 - 3

9:00am - 12 noon

Ages 8 and up.

Tuition: $75

EXPLORERS ART: AUSTRALIA

G’DAY MATE! Australia is the land of the outback and rainforests, of exotic animals and birds that don’t live any where else on Earth, and of ethnically diverse peoples. Students will be introduced to the Aboriginal art and music in their creation of DREAMTIME DOT PAINTING, RAIN STICKS, DIDGERIDOO musical instrument, WALK ABOUT STICK and an ANIMAL SCULPTURE.

JULY 8 - 12

9am - 12 Noon

All ages welcome.

Tuition: $99

SKETCHBOOK PROJECT PAGES

Artists use sketchbooks to record ideas, images, words, events, places and emotions. Sketchbooks contain drawings, collage, mixed media compositions, interesting bits of found objects, etc.. Often they include studies for more finished works. This class will encourage and inspire the student to develop a sketchbook that works for them personally on their artistic journey through the creative process.

Bring your sketchbook everyday. 

JULY 8 - 12

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

GRADES 6 and up.

Tuition: $99

INTERIOR DESIGN     SORRY<FULL!

Design and construct your dream room! Students will be introduced to architectural design concepts and techniques as they plan and construct a model of their dream room to scale using a variety of materials.

JULY 15 - 19

9:00am - 12 Noon

Ages 8 and up.

Tuition: $99

SEW WHAT???        SORRY<FULL!

Learn basic sewing skills. Make projects you can USE and WEAR! PROJECTS: DRAWSTRING BACKPACK, REUSABLE SNACK BAGS, SUMMER SWEET HALTER DRESS / BLOUSE. We provide machines for your use but you are welcome to provide your own.

JULY 15 - 19

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Ages 8 and up.

Tuition: $99

FIBER ARTS - BOHO CHIC!

Students will learn techniques and complete projects to include:MACRAME WALL HANGING, JELLYFISH WIND CHIME, WOVEN BEAD PEOPLE, YARN PAINTING on CANVAS.

JULY 22 - 26

9:00am - 12 noon

Ages 8 and up.

Tuition: $99

ROBOTS        SORRY<FULL!

Students will create ROBOTS from repurposed everyday objects, trinkets and other fabulous stuff. Learn to safely use handy dandy tools like screwdrivers and hammers.

JULY 22 - 26

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Ages 8 and up.

Tuition: $99

EXPLORERS ART: DINOSAURS ROCK!

Students will explore all things prehistoric. DIG for FOSSILS,MAKE A 3D DINOSAUR SCULPTURE, CAVE PAINTING, PAINTED ROCKS, DINOSAUR BONES, VOLCANO, DINOSAUR EGGS.

JULY 29 - AUGUST 2

9:00am - 12 noon

All ages welcome.

Tuition: $99

MIXED MEDIA - CONTENT & IMAGERY

Advanced Class

Students will choose from a variety of materials to develop imagery that conveys a meaning or message or feeling.

JULY 29 - AUGUST 2

1:00pm - 4:00pm

GRADE 6 and up.

Tuition: $99

DON’T BUG ME!       SORRY<FULL!

Embrace the beauty of summer and all that goes with it. Make a BUG BANNER, BUG PRINTS, STITCHED / FELTED MOTH SCULPTURE, BEADED GARDEN BUTTERFLY / DRAGONFLY, PAINTED ROCKS, 

AUGUST 5 - 9

9:00am - 12 noon

All ages welcome.

Tuition: $99

MASTERPIECES:

Explore a variety of art materials, techniques, and styles of art....and be introduced to the work of some of the master artists of the world. Students will take their inspiration from the artists VAN GOGH (landscape), Da Vinci (Last Supper), ROY LICHTENSTEIN (cartoon), FRIDA KAHLO (self portrait), Klimt (collage).

AUGUST 5 - 9

1:00pm - 4:00pm

All ages welcome.

Tuition: $99

PAINTED FURNITURE:

Let your imagination run WILD! using a piece of old furniture as your canvas. A Vincent Van Gogh Starry Night night stand? A Georgia O'Keefe flower pot shelf? Students are required to provide a SMALL piece of furniture (a stool, chair, end table, side table, night stand, etc.) for their project. Furniture may be new or used. Please bring it to the first day of class.

AUGUST 12 - 16  NO CLASS THURSDAY! Aug15

9:00am - 12 Noon

All ages welcome.

Tuition: $99

STENCIL GRAFFITI:       SORRY<FULL!

Utilizing a variety of drawing, painting, spray painting, stencil cutting and stamping, design techniques, students will create a self portrait that is as unique as they are. Students will develop letter fonts, name art and a color story, incorporating these into their final oversized work.

AUGUST 12 - 16     NO CLASS Thursday Aug 15

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Ages 9 and up.

Tuition: $99

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