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Aiken Center for the Arts Summer Art Studio (Ages 11-14)

Students will discover art through exploration of their favorite art mediums in a studio setting. Taught by artists working in their area of expertise, full or half-day programs allow participants to try different mediums in the mornings and afternoons.

Week Theme: Textiles and Painting

Textiles: Learn to use a loom to weave functional and decorative art. Work together on a large installation in the main gallery. Explore dying fabrics with natural resources.

Painting: Create colorful paintings of real objects using acrylic paint. Topics include color mixing, color theory, and mark making techniques.

Dates:
July 22nd – July 26th

Times:
Morning/AM Textiles: 9 AM – 12 PM
Afternoon/PM Painting: 1 PM – 4 PM
FULL DAY Textiles/Painting: 9 AM – 4 PM

COST:
Morning/AM Textiles: $175 (per week)
Afternoon/PM Painting: $175 (per week)
FULL DAY Textiles/Painting: $300 (per week)

LOCATION:
Aiken Center for The Arts, 122 Laurens St SW, Aiken, South Carolina

Register online at aikencenterforthearts.org/summercamp/

Aiken Center for the Arts Summer Art Camp (Ages 7-10)

Get your passport to creativity! Participants will explore destinations around the world through a variety of mediums, styles and artists. Individual and collaborative activities. Full or half-day programs are available, with different projects offered in the mornings and afternoons.

WEEK 5:
July 22nd – July 26th

TIMES:
Morning/AM: 9 AM – 12 PM
Afternoon/PM: 1 PM – 4 PM
FULL DAY: 9 AM – 4 PM

COST:
Morning/AM: $175 (per week)
Afternoon/PM: $175 (per week)
FULL DAY: $300 (per week)

LOCATION:
Aiken Center for The Arts, 122 Laurens St SW, Aiken, South Carolina

Register online at aikencenterforthearts.org/summercamp/

Tire City Summer Clay Camp (Ages 9 – 13

Tire City Potters is proud to announce we will be hosting a summer camp this upcoming 2019 season. We will offer half and full day camp cycles for a 5 day camp. Aspiring potters, kids who love to create, build and get messy from ages 9-13 are invited to come learn about the ceramic process and various techniques to manipulate clay. Children attending need to be able to respond to instruction and be mindful of safety precautions given (Liability form will be provided). Our camp will feature an appropriate number of activities for half day campers and full day campers. The campers will learn how to prep clay, coil build, slab build and sculpt. As well as how to use the potters wheel, glaze, and even be a part of the firing process! See itinerary below. We ask that parents bring their children in clothes/shoes that can get messy. Also, please pack your little camper snacks, lunch, and water to stay hydrated.

There will be a $45 deposit for every camper and the additional amount of campers fee will be expected the first day of camp.

Cost:
Half Day Week: $275
Full Day Week: $500

Time:
Half Day: 9 am-1 pm
Full Day: 9 am-5 pm

Weekly Schedule:
Monday- Clay Prep, Studio Safety, Building Exercises
Tuesday- Coil and Slab Building Workshop
Wednesday- Wheel Throwing, Continue Slab/Coil Building
Thursday- Finish Wheel Work, Continue Slab/Coil Building
Friday- Finishing All Projects, Scavenger Hunt

Dates:
Week 1 May 27th- May 31st
Week 2 June 3rd- June 7th
Week 3 June 17th- June 21st
Week 4 June 24th- June 28th
Week 5 July 8th – July 12th
Week 6 July 15th- July 19th

Glazing Days will be provided to finish campers work.
Clay pieces must be properly dried, fired and washed before glazing.
We will provide 4 total glazing days that any camper may attend.

Glazing Dates: June 22nd, July 27th and August 1st

Register Online HERE!

Creative Impressions Summer Music Camp

Monday – Friday | July 15 – 26, 2019 | 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM | St. Alban’s Episcopal Church

Summer program includes performance preparations, vocal technique and care, music theory, dance,
artistry development, life skill activities and more! Special Class by Celebrity Makeup Artist Jasmyn White.

Ages: 11-18 | Cost: $150
To register call 706-664-9022!
Learn more about Creative Impressions online HERE!

Aiken Center for the Arts Summer Art Studio (Ages 11-14)

Students will discover art through exploration of their favorite art mediums in a studio setting. Taught by artists working in their area of expertise, full or half-day programs allow participants to try different mediums in the mornings and afternoons.

Week Theme: Drawing From Life & Sculpture

Drawing from Life: Learn how to draw from objects using graphite and charcoal, learn advanced shading and drafting techniques to achieve a professional finish to drawings.

Sculpture: Learn 3D art making techniques to create sculptures from wire, paper mache, cardboard, or clay to create original artworks or functional objects.

Dates:
July 15th – July 19th

Times:
Morning/AM Drawing from Life: 9 AM – 12 PM
Afternoon/PM Sculpture: 1 PM – 4 PM
FULL DAY Drawing from Life/Sculpture : 9 AM – 4 PM

COST:
Morning/AM Drawing from Life: $175 (per week)
Afternoon/PM Sculpture: $175 (per week)
FULL DAY Drawing from Life/Sculpture: $300 (per week)

OPTIONAL: 
FULL DAY Drawing from Life AM/ Art Intensive Painting PM | 9 AM – 4 PM | $350 (per week)

Art intensive courses provide students with advanced level art skills. Receive one-on-one instruction from college professors to help further their art making abilities. (Ages 11 – 18)

Painting: Learn how to paint with oils including color theory, mixing, and blending. Subjects will include still lifes and self portraits.

LOCATION:
Aiken Center for The Arts, 122 Laurens St SW, Aiken, South Carolina

Register online at aikencenterforthearts.org/summercamp/