TEEN CAMP (POTTERY & FINE ARTS) 12 & OLDER

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Programs: Camps
Target Age Range: 12+ year-olds
Class Duration: Half & Full Day

Course Summary:

Whether you are at an advanced level or just want to learn more skills, this camp is for you. Topics include drawing/painting, pottery/ceramincs, and variety of multi media. Curriculum is designed to help cultivate a sense of beauty, establish patience and confidence in working independently. Students who enjoy the camps may consider enrolling in our school year classes or our Practicum Portflio building program.

Please note: This is not an open studio and students are expected to work within the currciulum designed. While students can use earphones for music, we ask that devices not be used for social media uses during camp time.

Course Details:

The week outline will vary depending on the number of campers. Campers will explore fundementals & advanced techniques (depending on the student's level) of pottery & fine arts.

  • Pottery & Ceramics. Students will focus on handbuilding sculpture and wheel throwing techniques. Learn to properly apply glaze to your finished pieces.
  • Fine Arts includes drawing/painting, mixed media lessons and other 2D/3D curiculum.
  • Other projects include self portraits, sculpture using natural materials and printmaking. Mediums include acrylic paint, pen & ink, marker, charcoal, oil & chalk pastel, Makins Clay® & more. Learn correct vocabulary, art styles & periods and how to critique art.
  • Students are encouraged to be inter-active in the art process. If you are currently working on a portfolio, you are welcome to share with the class. 
  • Please limit cell phone use to music only. Students will be asked to put phones aways if they become a distration. (Texting, calling, etc.)

Please note: This is not an open studio and students are expected to work within the currciulum designed. While students can use earphones for music, we ask that devices not be used for social media uses during camp time.

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