Summer Camp Pottery
Kreative Kids Summer Art Camp
Kids Pottery
 The Beach Art Center's 2015 Summer Kreative Kids Summer Art Camp!

 

 

 

 

 

Beach Art Center

Kreative Kids Summer Art Camps

(Ages 5 and up)

10 Weeks

June 8 through August 14

Week-Long, Half-Day Camp Sessions

Monday through Friday

9 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 1 -4 p.m

 

Fees per weekly half day sessions:

Non Beach Art Center Member - $85 + Materials Fee (all processing fees included) 

Beach Art Center Members - $75 + Materials Fee (all processing fees included)

 

Scholarship Available.  For more info click here  

 

Enjoy Member prices by becoming a Family Member. Click here for more information.

 

Discounts:

$5 for Siblings

 

 

 

 

 

 

Week 8:  July 27 – July 31

8A: Digital Photography – 9am-12pm (Ages 10-14) The basic rules of composition and lighting will be explored as all great photographers should know. You will learn to use your digital camera's or smartphone's different settings and applications to create lasting images. After image is saved we will use photo editing software or multi-media to enhance or distort the images to make a finished art show worthy piece of artwork. Please bring your own digital camera or smartphone fully charged with your devices USB cord with a 4 GB memory card. Instructor: Dana Lafita Smith Materials Fee: $8 Click Here to Register

 

 

8C:  Pottery Studio: Throwing on the Potter’s Wheel – 9am-12pm (Ages 7-and up) Kids will learn basic wheel throwing skills and create at least 4 useful pieces of clay art such as a cup or a bowl. All work will be fired with food safe glazes.  Instructor: Teresa Testa Materials Fee: $15 Click Here to Register 

 

8D: Pottery Studio: Outer Space Blast Off! – 1pm-4pm (Ages 9 -12 or permission of instructor) Let’s take a trip into galaxies far beyond! Kids will explore rockets and spaceships as they create their own outer space world.  We will look at popular ship designs from Star Wars, Star Trek and other popular shows/games.  Kids will create at least one super cool spaceship using self hardening clay.  Instructor: Teresa Testa Materials Fee: $15 Click Here to Register 

 

Week 9:  August 3 - 7

9A: Handmade Paper – 9am-12pm (Ages 7-14) You will learn how to mill, screen, press and emboss.  Complete a project using your handmade paper.  Take home finished sheets to make bookmarks or other fun pieces.  Instructor: Joyce Scalzo. Materials Fee: $5 Click Here to Register 

 

9B: Make Your Own Comic Books – 9am – 12pm (Ages 5 and up) Tell a joke or a story with your own cartoon characters. Use a variety of backgrounds, talk balloons, and viewpoints to make your comic come alive. Instructor: Deborah Vest Materials Fee: $5 Save 20% on this camp using the BAC78 Coupon Code when checking out!  Click Here to Register 

 

9C:  Pottery Studio: Throwing on the Potter’s Wheel – 9am-12pm (Ages 7-and up) Kids will learn basic wheel throwing skills and create at least 4 useful pieces of clay art such as a cup or a bowl. All work will be fired with food safe glazes. Instructor: Teresa Testa Materials Fee: $15 Click Here to Register 

 

9D:  Pottery Studio: Robot Designs of the Future – 1pm-4pm (Ages 9 -12 or permission of instructor) Kids will use their imaginations to create robots of the future using self hardening clay and repurposed objects. We will use old toys and machine parts to create our robots. Let’s think outside the box here, as we anticipate the next great technological invention of the future.  All robots will be finished with acrylic. Instructor: Teresa Testa Materials Fee: $15 Click Here to Register 

 

 

Week 10:  August 10 - 14

10A: 2D Puppet Animation – 9am-12pm (Ages 8 – 12) Create a paper puppet with movable joints to use as a character in a stop-action animation film. Instructor: Deborah Vest Materials Fee: $5 Save 20% on this camp using the BAC78 Coupon Code when checking out! Click Here to Register 

 

10B: BAC Comic-Con – 9am-12pm (Ages 11 and up) Learn from the Pros! Get the full experience from creating your very own character all the way through to having your very own table in Artist Alley at BAC Comic-Con.  Industry professionals: Saori Murphy (Illustrator/Fine Artist), Joanna Ledingham (Illustrator/Character Designer for Hasbro), and special guest John Allison (Comic book Artist), will walk you through the process of conceptualizing and designing to a final unique poster featuring your character in it's own imaginative world. Instructor: Saori Murphy Materials Fee: $5 Save 20% on this camp using the BAC78 Coupon Code when checking out! Click Here to Register

 

10C:  Pottery Studio: Throwing on the Potter’s Wheel - 9AM – 12PM (Ages 7and up) Kids will learn basic wheel throwing skills and create at least 4 useful pieces of clay art such as a cup or a bowl. All work will be fired with food safe glazes.  Materials Fee: $15     Instructor: Teresa Testa Materials Fee: $15 Click Here to Register 

More Information

 

Camps tailored various ages from 5-18

(5 year olds must be attending Kindergarten August)

 

Children should bring a snack and drink in a labeled cooler bag daily. (No refrigeration or heating services are available).

 

Classes are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis based upon payment received.

 

A full week payment is required, even if the camper is not able to participate during the full session.

 

Payment in full must be received in order for the camper to participate in the first day of camp.

 

Reimbursement for cancellations will be granted if the cancellation is received during business hours no later than 7 days from the start date of the camp.  If cancellation is within the 7 days, a refund will not be granted.

 

 

Due to space limitations, pottery must be picked up no later than 3 weeks from session.

 

Left Art Work Policy

 

All art work that is left at the Center for longer than 30 days will be donated, recycled and/or sold in the gift shop.  All proceeds to benefit the Beach Art Center. Please pick up your art work as soon as possible or call to make other arrangements if it will be longer than 30 days.