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Gertrude Herbert Art Camps – Afternoon Session 1 (Ages 5-14)

The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art runs multiple camps over the summer!
In the list below you will find 3 AFTERNOON camps that run from June 10th to June 14th, 2019 from 1 PM to 3 PM each day.
All classes take place at The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, on 506 Telfair Street.

PM Session 1: Clay Play (Ages 5-7)
Clay Play and Ceramics: Students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 5-7 years old 8 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday, June 10th – Friday, June 14th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

PM Session 1: Paint Explosion (Ages 8-9)
Students will look at many examples of artists and their work for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways…all while focusing on the June Theme: History of Art. This could get messy!

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 8-9 years old 8 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday, June 10th – Friday, June 14th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

PM Session 1: 3-D Exploration (Ages 10-14)
3-D Exploration through a variety of mediums.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 10-14 years old 8 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday, June 10th – Friday, June 14th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

3 Available Add-On’s per Session:

Let’s Move (early drop off): $20 (all ages 5 -14) 9:10 AM – 10 AM
50 Minutes of morning stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day before our official classes get started. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Lunch Break: $20 /or FREE when signed up for Full Day Morning and Afternoon Classes (all ages 5 -14) 12 PM – 1 PM
Sack lunch and relaxation time in our historic formal dining room. Students must bring their own sack lunch, food is not provided. Free movie time included during lunch break. **This add on is FREE for all students signed up for morning and afternoon class sessions /Full Day Classes. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Free Form (late pick up): $15 (all ages 5 -14) 3 PM- 3:30 PM
Afternoon Stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day after our official classes end. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Find More Gertrude Herbert Camps Online HERE!

Springtime Clay Workshop (All Ages)

Saturday, May 4th, 2019 | 12 PM – 1:30 PM | The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

Spring is in the air! Students will make spring themed clay fun from our instructor recommendations or small creations of their own choosing with instructional guidance – whatever your imagination comes up with! After a day of creating, students will come back in the next week and hand paint these items with glazes of their choice to make one of a kind artwork.

Youth ages 5+ and adults are all welcomed to register. Ask about family group discounts!

There is room for all and fun for all!

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members Supply Fee
Erica Pastecki All Levels 5-100 years old 10 $100.00 $130.00 $10.00

Location: Walker Mackenzie Building, 509 5th St. Augusta, GA 30901

Register Online HERE!

Clay Fairy House Workshop (All Ages)

Saturday, April 27th, 2019 | 12 PM to 1:30 PM | The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

Students will explore a variety of techniques to make fun springtime houses for their favorite fairy, gnome, or other small mythical creature. Students must bring a clean towel each week. All other supplies will be provided. *Youth and adult welcomed to sign up/ ask us about family group discounts. After a day of creating, students will come back in the next week and hand paint these items with glazes of their choice to make one of a kind artwork.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members Supply Fee
Erica Pastecki All Levels 5-100 years old 8 $100.00 $130.00 $10.00

Location: Walker Mackenzie Building, 509 5th St. Augusta, GA 30901

Register Online HERE!

Saturday Youth Ceramics: Ages 5-14 (GHIA Class)

Saturdays | April 20th – May 18th, 2019 | 10:30 AM – 12 PM | The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

Did someone say clay? This class will go over all the basic techniques needed for building in clay. What’s a slab? How do you make and connect coils? What is glaze? All your questions will be answered in this youth ceramics class. Students will create many pieces throughout the weeks and later glaze and fire them to perfection. Bring your creativity and get ready for some fun! *Students must bring a clean towel to each week’s session. All other supplies will be provided.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members Supply Fee
Michael  Bryan All Levels 5 – 14 years old 8 $100.00 $130.00 $10.00

Location: Walker Mackenzie Building, 509 5th St. Augusta, GA 30901

Register Online HERE!

Youth Ceramics Class: Ages 5 – 14

Mondays | April 22nd – May 20th, 2019 | 4 PM – 5:30 PM | The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

This class will go over all the basic techniques needed for building in clay. What’s a slab? How do you make and connect coils? What is glaze? All your questions will be answered in this youth ceramics class. Students will create many pieces throughout the weeks and later glaze and fire them to perfection. Bring your creativity and get ready for some fun! *Students must bring a clean towel to each week’s session. All other supplies will be provided.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members Supply Fee
Michael  Bryan All Levels 5-14 years old 8 $100.00 $130.00 $10.00

Location: Walker Mackenzie Building, 509 5th St. Augusta, GA 30901

Register Online HERE!