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Young Artist Classes

Monday, June 1, 2020 - Friday, July 31

9 AM - 4 PM

Ages: 6-12 years of age

THE MUSEUM SCHOOL 2020 SUMMER CAMP

Young Artist Develop your artistic eye and discover what inspires you during this week of exploratory art making. In each full day camp, students will be given the freedom to create within thematic boundaries and receive guidance from experienced teaching artists.

Week 1: My World, My Voice
June 8-12, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
Do you care about something big or small? The world needs to know! Take action for your cause using art forms like book arts, printmaking, and fiber arts that will become zines, posters, pins, and patches

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Week 2: Inner Vision
June 8-12, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
Where does a possum family go on vacation? Are six heads better than one? Your imagination has the answer! Create comics, and characters inspired by work in the Museum collection in this visual narrative camp.
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Week 3: Design Escape
June 15-19, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
Imagine the landscapes of the future, and you're one step closer to making it a reality! How does your dream world look? Where would you play? Learn perspective, composition, foreshortening to design your fantasy world.
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WEEK 5: Museum School Summer Camp is closed June 29-July 3

Week 4: Permission to Stare
June 22-26, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
Close observation of animals, people, places, and things will be the focus to learn about traditional genres. Students will create drawings and paintings using the techniques of the Impressionist masters on view at the Museum.
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Week 5: Art + STEM = Amazing
July 6-10, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
Infuse art into science, technology, engineering, and math in this multi-media camp. Move full STEAM ahead and explore photographic techniques, geometric design, and color theory inspired by art in the Museum.
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Week 6: Sew Much Fun with Fibers
July 20-24, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
Explore what's possible with fabric, yarn, and string in this fiber-based camp. We'll embroider, weave, and sew art that can be worn…or not!
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Week 7: The Ordinary is Extraordinary
July 20-24, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
See how everyday objects can be used for creative expression in this week of multi-media making. Manipulate ordinary materials to print, collage, and construct original works of art. You’ll realize anything can be made amazing when paired with your imagination!
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Week 8: Pattern Happy
July 27-31, 2020
Ages: 6-12 years of age
Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members
Polka dots and stripes make the world go-round in this camp of endless combinations. We'll learn how to make patterns and tessellations using colors, shapes, and lines of all kinds with paper, felt, markers, and more.
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Questions? Contact Victoria Meek at vmeek@msmuseumart.org or 601.965.9912.