Drawing Fundamentals Workshop
Build a great foundation for all further art endeavors in Drawing Fundamentals! We will learn the key principles of art as we break down drawing into its most key components; line, shape, and value. Students will go home with their own notebook of references, and ideas for continued practice. Students will come home with a new notebook filled with work and ideas to continue practicing.
Functional Pottery Workshop
Join the studio owner to learn the art of building functional pottery using the pottery wheel and hand building techniques. We’ll work with various altering techniques and additions of slabs, handles, and spouts to create an assortment of pottery forms you can actually use at home. This workshop is a fantastic way to dip your toe into the world of ceramics and have the confidence to use the studio independently during open studio hours!
Fluid Art Workshop
This is not your average painting class, we're talking resin and acrylic dripping, brushwork, pallet knife techniques, and pouring on canvas, metal, and wood. Sure to be a workshop you will not forget. Supply cost: $30
Ceramics Figure Sculpting Workshop
Students have a chance to make their own clay action figures, animals, or characters of their choosing. Specialized instructors will guide artists through designing pieces on paper, building scale replicas, and glazing each piece with exciting tips and techniques.
Printmaking & Lettering Design Workshop
Printmaking is an amazing way to create personal and repeatable works of art, and hand lettering gives each piece its own individual flair. Learn how to join these two art forms to make memorable journal entrees, fabric prints, and signs. Explore relief prints (hand carved stamps), transfers, calligraphy, and hand lettering on many mediums that can be decorated and altered to suit any students style! Students will bring home a new journal and custom made stamps. Supply cost: $20
2D Wool Art Workshop
Discover the magical process of felting! One part joy – one part imagination. This workshop will introduce you to the ancient art of felting. We will begin by learning how to work with wool fibers to make a framed painting, using only wool and your imagination, no glue, no needles. Then create a needled design of your choosing on pressed felt. Each student will take home a felting starter kit to continue creating after camp. Supply cost: $20
3D Wool Figures Workshop
Imagine making your own personalized animals and figures out of felt! Students will learn a variety of techniques to design each 3D character and bring it to life by felting with wool and needle. Each student will take home a felting starter kit to continue creating after camp. Supply cost: $20
Comic Creations Workshop
Learn how to bring your story to life!
This introduction to narrative art will cover all the steps needed to create your own comic book including, design and layout, penciling roughs to final, inking and coloring by reimagining one of the most famous comic scripts from DC comics. Taught by a former comic artist.
Figure Drawing Workshop
Humans are one of the most complex forms to draw, so join us to learn the proportions and anatomy of the human figure through expressive gestures and detailed portraits. We will use images, poseable figures, and ourselves to further our abilities and knowledge of the figure. Students will come home with a new notebook filled with work and ideas to continue practicing.
Art Toy Design Workshop
Create your own custom art figure. We will create a concept on paper and learn the best way to sculpt your clay design, make molds of your figure, cast and paint for a one of kind plastic toy that only you can recreate! Taught by a former industry professional. Supply cost: $30
Thrift Shop Workshop
Where to start? At the Thrift Shop of course! We have tons or clothing, textiles, and patterns to choose from to recycle into bags, scarves, shirts, rugs, and custom shoes. Learn embellishment techniques by adding needle and thread, patches, and dying to make one of a kind wearable art! Supply cost: $30
2D Video Game Design Workshop
A fan of video games? Curious about how video games began?
Jump into classic 2D platform game design on paper. We’ll learn about concept art and character design, what it takes to make a fun level for users and a unique Level Boss and how to make the most of limited action animation. Added bonus: students will be visited by Microsoft guest artists to provide insight into the industry and give feedback on students designs.
Clay & Resin Jewelry Workshop
Make pendants, rings, and bracelets by using clay molding, resin, and plaster pouring. Learn how to add details and inlays into your work with molds, stamps, and pattern plates to create tons of one of a kind jewelry for yourself and friends. Supply cost: $30
The Art of Pampering Workshop
DIY at it’s finest, take the ingredient search out of making your own candles, geode bath bombs, face masks, scrubs, and soaps in this camp of summer indulgence! We have an assortment of colorants, fragrances, and recipes prepared so you can let your creativity run wild. Supply cost: $30