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Summer Art Camp

Summer Art Camp 2020!


Play, imagine, discover, create, and participate in a weeklong arts adventure!

The CMA Art Camp is back with new sessions. Come explore your creative side! Campers will have the opportunity to participate in educational and exciting hands-on art activities in the museum’s classrooms and galleries. Tuition includes all materials in order to create their own masterpieces. All themed sessions are taught by professional artists or licensed art educators! 


CMA Summer Camp is for students ages 6-18. The Camp will be divided by the amount of students registered and age groups (usually ranging from ages 6-10, 11-14, 14-18).


Each camp runs for 5 days. Students registering for a “Full Day” are required to pack a lunch every day to eat during the supervised break. 

 

Please see our camp and childcare information for more details

Click here to see our summer camp flyer


Families should not be discouraged from applying due to tuition costs including before and after child care.  Scholarships are made available through support from The Hoover Foundation for CMA Summer Art Camps. Applications are due: May 21st, applicants will be notified by May 26th.
 

summer camp scholarship information .

 

2020 Schedule & Cost

  • Session 1A (Morning): June 15 – June 19, 9:30 – 12:30
  • Session 1B (Afternoon): June 15 – June 19, 1:30 – 4:30
  • Session 1A & 1B (All Day): June 15 – June 19, 9:30 – 4:30
     
  • Session 2A (Morning): June 22 – June 26, 9:30 – 12:30
  • Session 2B (Afternoon): June 22 – June 26, 1:30 – 4:30
  • Session 2A & 2B (All Day): June 22 – June 26, 9:30 – 4:30
     
  • Session 3A (Morning): July 6 – July 10, 9:30 – 12:30
  • Session 3B (Afternoon): July 6 – July 10, 1:30 – 4:30
  • Session 3A & 3B (All Day): July 6 – July 10, 9:30 – 4:30
  • Session 3C (All Day): July 6 – July 10, 9:30 – 4:30

* Before and after extended child care is available all three weeks 8:00am-9:30am and 4:30-6:00pm

 

Registration

Cost per Session = $141 (Cost for Members: $113) (Morning OR Afternoon)

Sign up for a Full Day and save:

Cost for a Morning AND Afternoon session = $263 (Cost for Members: $210)

Before and After Child Care, one week session  = $60 (Cost for Members $48).

 

Camp Sessions

Session 1 - Before and after extended child care

Designed for ages 6 -14

Begins 06/15/2020, Ends 06/19/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 07/03/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Families may opt to add additional child care drop-off and pick-up time available from 8:00am-9:30am and 4:30-6:00pm for an additional fee. This flat fee applies to one week of camp and may be utilized for either one early morning drop-off or ALL ten mornings and afternoons. Whatever works with your schedule! Students are permitted to bring breakfast in the morning or snack in the afternoon if you choose. A variety of hands on activities and G-rated movies will be provided during this time.

Cost: $60.00 per person (Cost for Members: $48.00)

 

Session 1A & 1B (All Day) - Studio Arts Academy, 2-D & 3-D Media

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 06/15/2020, Ends 06/19/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 06/12/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Session 1A & 1B (All Day) - Studio Arts Academy, 2-D & 3-D Media

Cost: $263.00 per person (Cost for Members: $210.00)

 

Session 1A (Morning) - Studio Arts Academy, 2-D Media (Drawing, Painting, Printmaking)

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 06/15/2020, Ends 06/19/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 06/12/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-12:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Take your creativity to the next level and explore 2-D materials like never before. Learn creative techniques for drawing, painting, and printmaking. Masterpieces from the Museum collection and Art History will motivate students to experiment with pencil, charcoal, colored pencils, inks, watercolor paint, tempera paint, acrylic paint, printmaking and more. Taken 2D Media before? No problem, all projects and activities are brand new for 2020!

Cost: $141.00 per person (Cost for Members: $113.00)

 

Session 1B (Afternoon) - Studio Arts Academy, 3-D Media (Mixed Media, Modeling Clay, Sculpture)

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 06/15/2020, Ends 06/19/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 06/12/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 01:30 PM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Build exciting 3-D sculptures using mixed media, clay, found objects, plaster, paper mache, wood, wire, and more. View masterpieces from the Museum collection first hand and learn about Art History to spark creativity to create one-of-a-kind works that will impress and inspire. Taken 3D Media before? No problem, all projects and activities are brand new for 2020!

Cost: $141.00 per person (Cost for Members: $113.00)

 

Session 2 - Before and after extended child care

Designed for ages 6 -14

Begins 06/22/2020, Ends 06/26/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 07/03/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Families may opt to add additional child care drop-off and pick-up time available from 8:00am-9:30am and 4:30-6:00pm for an additional fee. This flat fee applies to one week of camp and may be utilized for either one early morning drop-off or ALL ten mornings and afternoons. Whatever works with your schedule! Students are permitted to bring breakfast in the morning or snack in the afternoon if you choose. A variety of hands on activities and G-rated movies will be provided during this time.

Cost: $60.00 per person (Cost for Members: $48.00)

 

Session 2A & 2B (All Day) - Drawing 101 & Anime and Manga Character Illustration

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 06/22/2020, Ends 06/26/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 06/19/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Session 2A & 2B (All Day) - Drawing 101 & Anime and Manga Character Illustration

Cost: $263.00 per person (Cost for Members: $210.00)

 

Session 2A (Morning) - Drawing 101

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 06/22/2020, Ends 06/26/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 06/19/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-12:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Do you love to draw and want to improve your skills? This camp is for you! Students enrolled in this course will learn fundamental drawing techniques from observation and other sources, using a variety of materials such as charcoal, pencil, graphite, and pastels. Learn how to use value, perspective, shading, line, texture and more!

Cost: $141.00 per person (Cost for Members: $113.00)

 

Session 2B (Afternoon) - Anime & Manga Character Illustration

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 06/22/2020, Ends 06/26/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 06/19/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 01:30 PM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Learn the basics of drawing characters in Manga and Anime styles! Let our instructors help you find your own unique voice while learning techniques to make your characters come to life. Study the basics of human anatomy and how to adjust the proportions to create illustrations with this unique art form. Students will focus on designing different characters and create a comic by the end of the camp session.

Cost: $141.00 per person (Cost for Members: $113.00)

 

Session 3 - Before and after extended child care

Designed for ages 6 -14

Begins 07/06/2020, Ends 07/10/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 07/03/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Families may opt to add additional child care drop-off and pick-up time available from 8:00am-9:30am and 4:30-6:00pm for an additional fee. This flat fee applies to one week of camp and may be utilized for either one early morning drop-off or ALL ten mornings and afternoons. Whatever works with your schedule! Students are permitted to bring breakfast in the morning or snack in the afternoon if you choose. A variety of hands on activities and G-rated movies will be provided during this time.

Cost: $60.00 per person (Cost for Members: $48.00)

 

Session 3A & 3B (All Day) - TranspARTation: STEAM & Creative Clay

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 07/06/2020, Ends 07/10/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 07/03/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Session 3A & 3B (All Day) - TranspARTation: STEAM & Creative Clay

Cost: $263.00 per person (Cost for Members: $210.00)

 

Session 3A (Morning) - TranspARTation: STEAM

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 07/06/2020, Ends 07/10/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 07/03/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-12:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Full STEAM ahead! This camp will feature exciting Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math activities to spark the imaginations of campers. Be introduced to the engineering design process! Problem solve, brainstorm, and find creative solutions to make your own transportation devices. If it rolls, flies, or floats we will investigate what makes it work and make your own artistic device! Each day will be packed with awesome mixed media visual arts activities along with engaging STEAM experiments. Inspired by the exhibit: Reflections: The Artistic Spirit of Merv Corning, see firsthand the variety of transportation device artworks on display to get your imagination moving.

Cost: $141.00 per person (Cost for Members: $113.00)

 

Session 3C (All Day) - Scholastic Portfolio Building Studio

Designed for ages 14-18

Begins 07/06/2020, Ends 07/10/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 07/03/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 09:30 AM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Scholastic art camp is designed for high school students looking to grow as an artist. Students will add to their exisiting portfolio. Experiment and learn new skills through a variety of media. This studio is heavily geared toward the student's specific interests. Sessions include extensive one-on-one instruction. Have you taken Scholastic Portfolio Building Studio before? No problem, all projects and activities are brand new for 2020!
*Most supplies are included in camp tuition however some advanced art materials and larger projects chosen by student may need additional items and will be the responsibility of the student to purchase.

Cost: $263.00 per person (Cost for Members: $210.00)

 

Session 3B (Afternoon) - Creative Clay

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Begins 07/06/2020, Ends 07/10/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 07/03/2020

4 Monday-Friday, 01:30 PM-04:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: CMA Staff

Who doesn't love to play in the mud? Come explore the endless creativity of clay in this fun yet challenging class. Campers will visit the CMA galleries and see famous ceramic pieces first hand. Tours of the ceramics lab will be given, while learning the process that the clay goes through from beginning to end. Create fun, decorative and sculptural pieces to cherish always. Taken Creative Clay before? No problem, all projects and activities are brand new for 2020!
*Ages 11-14 will also get the opportinity to experiment and work on the pottery wheel!
(Families will need to make arrangements to pick up fired pieces two weeks after camp.)

Cost: $141.00 per person (Cost for Members: $113.00)