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Summer Art Camp 2018

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

Our popular Art Camp is back with new classes to explore your creative side! Campers will have the opportunity to participate in a wide array of educational and fun hands-on art activities in the museum's classrooms and galleries.  Fee includes all of the materials needed to explore drawing, painting, sculpture and more while creating their own masterpieces in each themed session!   
 

Camp is appropriate for children ages 6-18.  Camps will be divided by amount of students registered and age groups usually ranging from ages 6-10 & 11-14. Session 4 is for ages 14-18 only.  Each camp is 5 days long.  Students who register for a "Full Day" must pack a lunch every day to eat during the supervised break.

 

Click Here  to see our current camp flyer.

 

Check back regularly for new camp offerings, or sign up for our e-newsletter to stay informed when new camp sessions are announced!  


No family should be discouraged from applying to Summer Art Camp because of lack of funds!  Canton Museum of Art now offers scholarships for the 2018 Summer Art Camp. The scholarships are made possible in part through support from The Hoover Foundation​. Information and online applications will be available Spring of 2018.
 

summer camp scholarship information  .

 

Schedule & Cost

  • Session 1a (Morning): June 18 – June 22, 9:30 – 12:30
  • Session 1b (Afternoon): June 18 – June 22, 1:30 – 4:30
  • Session 2a (Morning): June 25 – June 29, 9:30 – 12:30
  • Session 2b (Afternoon): June 25 – June 29, 1:30 – 4:30
  • Session 3a (Morning): July 9 – July 13, 9:30 – 12:30
  • Session 3b (Afternoon): July 9 – July 13, 1:30 – 4:30
  • Session 4 (Morning & Afternoon): July 9 – July 13, 9:30-4:30 

 

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)

 

CLASS & WORKSHOP POLICIES

WITHDRAWAL/REFUND POLICY:  To withdraw from a class and receive a full refund, please contact the Museum Art Education Department (5) days before the scheduled class start date ( Erica@cantonart.org; (330) 453-7666 x108). Consideration will be taken in cases involving emergency situations. Withdrawals not meeting the refund deadline can be transferred to a future class.

This (5) day policy allows the Museum time to purchase class materials, contact teaching staff with enrollment information, and permits the Museum time to contact wait-listed students.

ENROLLMENT: Each class must meet a minimum enrollment requirement. If the minimum enrollment requirement is not met, the class is subject to cancellation. Registrants will be notified of cancellations by email no less than 24 hours before the scheduled class start date and will receive a full refund. 

CANCELLATIONS: The Museum may cancel classes due to severe weather conditions. If the museum closes, our website will be updated and students will be notified via email or by phone. Upon cancellation, a make-up class will be scheduled at the discretion of the instructor.

FEES are due at the time of registration. To enroll, visit www.cantonart.org or call (330) 453-7666 x111.

MATERIALS are included in class fees unless specified otherwise.

 

Camp Sessions

Summer Camp Session 2a Morning – Cartooning and Illustration

06/25/2018 to 06/29/2018
- Register

Room 101A

Instructor: CMA Staff

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Monday - Friday, 9:30 – 12:30


Find the confidence and inspiration to bring your own unique characters and stories to life! Learn basic cartooning and illustration techniques through comic strips, character design, storyboards, graphic illustrations and more. Push your imagination and drawing skills to whole new level. 

 

*Cost includes all supplies
*Deadline to register: 06/22/2018

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

 

Summer Camp Session 2b Afternoon – DIY Decorative Arts & Crafts

06/25/2018 to 06/29/2018
- Register

Room 101A, Room 101B

Instructor: CMA Staff

Designed for ages 10-14 only

Monday - Friday, 1:30 – 4:30

 

Express your personal style while creating do it yourself decorative contemporary arts and crafts. Create fun and functional modern projects including upcycled room décor, abstract art drip canvases, DIY rock cactuses, decoupage vases, modern dream catchers, lettering signs for your room and more! 

 

*Cost includes all supplies
*Deadline to register: 06/22/2018

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

 

Summer Camp Session 2a & 2b – Cartooning and Illustration – DIY Decorative Arts & Crafts

06/25/2018 to 06/29/2018
- Register

Room 101A, Room 101B

Instructor: CMA Staff

Designed for ages 10-14 only

Monday - Friday, 9:30 – 4:30


Full day of Summer Camp Sessions 2a & 2b!

Please pack a lunch every day to eat during the supervised break.

 

*Cost includes all supplies
*Deadline to register: 06/22/2018

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

 

Summer Camp Session 3a Morning – Animal Art Safari Adventure!

07/09/2018 to 07/13/2018
- Register

Room 101A, Room 101B

Instructor: CMA Staff

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Monday - Friday, 9:30 – 12:30


Go on a wild animal art safari through visits to the Museum exhibit African Menagerie: The Inquisition. Students will learn about African animal species and animal conservation while creating art projects that focus on learning a variety of art techniques including drawing, printmaking and sculpture.

 

*Cost includes all supplies
*Deadline to register: 07/06/2018

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

 

Summer Camp Session 3b Afternoon – Creative Clay

07/09/2018 to 07/13/2018
- Register

Room 101A, Room 101B

Instructor: CMA Staff

Designed for ages 6-10 & 11-14

Monday - Friday, 1:30 – 4:30


Build exciting 3-D sculptures using mixed media, modeling clay and more!  Students view masterpieces from the Museum collection and then 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 2018!
 

*Cost includes all supplies
*Deadline to register: 07/06/2018

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

 

Summer Camp Session 4 Morning & Afternoon – Scholastic Portfolio Building Studio

07/09/2018 to 07/13/2018
- Register

Room 102

Instructor: CMA Staff

Designed for ages 14-18 only

Monday - Friday, 9:30 – 4:30


This studio art camp is for high school students wanting to continue to grow as an artist and add to an exisiting portfolio of work. Experiment and learn to see in new and different ways through a variety of media. Camp is heavily geared toward specific student interests and includes extensive one-on-one instruction.

 

*Most supplies included in the cost of camp, advanced art materials and larger projects chosen by the student may be the responsibility of the student to purchase.
*Deadline to register: 07/06/2018

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

 
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