2019 “Fun”tastic Summer Art Camp
$85week

Started on June 3, 2019 Monday through Friday

2019 “Fun”tastic Summer Art Camp

2019 Summer Art CampClass
“Fun”tastic Art Camp
Ages
6 – 13 years old
Duration
June 3 – August 2
Days of the Week
Monday through Friday
Times
9:00am – 1:00pm

Kids ages 6 to 13 can enjoy eight different art-themed weeks at the “Fun”tastic Summer Art Camp at North Port Art Center. Come one week or every week! Each week offers 10 different art projects (see schedule below). Campers will enjoy two (1-1⁄2 hour) projects a day with a lunch break. Free lunch (provided by Sarasota County) or child may bring a sack-lunch. Projects include tie-dye, mosaics, clay, paper-mâché, beading and more crafts and fine art such as drawing, pastels, canvas painting, art history and cultures around the world. There will be an NPAC Youth Art Reception on July 12 at 6:30 pm and an NPAC Youth Art Reception and Puppet Show on August 2 at 6:00 pm!

*Teen Club for ages 13 – 16 years is available during the weeks of 6/3, 6/24 and 7/22.

Class Fee:
$85 per week

Download and complete the camp registration form (includes flyer and weekly schedule) and enroll your child today by clicking the “Register Now” button below or calling us at (941) 423-6460!
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Weekly Camp Schedule

(Note: Lessons may be subject to change due to supplies and enrollment.)

Week #1 – June 3-7 (Bring a T-shirt on Monday 6/3)

  • Monday 6/3 – Ms Clare: Pottery • Ms Lorraine: Jazzy Socks
  • Tuesday 6/4 – Mrs Lord: Create Your Brand Identity: Advertising • Ms Clare: Silk Screen Printing
  • Wednesday 6/5 – Mrs Lord: Aboriginal Dot Painting: Mapmaking • Ms Clare: Pencil Shading – Chris Van Allsburg
  • Thursday 6/6 – Mrs Lord: Alexander Calder “Fish” • Ms Clare: Florida Highwaymen (plein air painting)
  • Friday 6/7 – Mrs Cramer: Outstanding Owl (weaving) • Ms Clare: Cave Paintings – Time Travel

Week #2 June 10-14

  • Monday 6/10 – Ms Lorraine: Pig in a Tub (3-D image) • Ms Stramera: Sea Horse Collage
  • Tuesday 6/11 – Mr Barry: Pour Art (paint) • Ms Clare: Apples/Oranges – Paint Like Cezanne
  • Wednesday 6/12 – Ms Lisa: Color Wheel (paint) • Ms Clare: Anime Cartooning
  • Thursday 6/13 – Ms Lisa: Tints & Silhouettes (mixed media) • Ms Clare: Candle Making
  • Friday 6/14 – Mrs Cramer: Incredible Ice Cream Cone • Ms Clare: Camera Obscuras – Johannesburg Vermeer

Week #3 June 17-21 (Bring a cereal box Monday 6/17)

  • Monday 6/17 – Ms Lorraine: Silhouette (sunset watercolor) • Mrs Stramera: Turtle Cards (colored pencils)
  • Tuesday 6/18 – Mr Barry: Rockets! (patch designs-drawings) • Ms Clare: Paper Collage – Hundertwasser
  • Wednesday 6/19 – Ms Lisa: Monochromatic Colors – tempera • Ms Clare: Mosaics (tile trivets)
  • Thursday 6/20 – Ms Lisa: Complementary Colors – oil pastels • Ms Clare: Low-Tech TVs (cereal) boxes
  • Friday 6/21 – Mrs Cramer: Nifty Name Sculpture • Ms Clare: Friendship Necklace (beading)

Week #4 June 24-28

  • Monday 6/24 – Ms Lorraine: Sun Catchers • Ms Stramera: Moonlite Giraffes (acrylics)
  • Tuesday 6/25 – Mr Barry: Ancient Art (3-D) • Ms Clare: Graffiti (chalk pastels)
  • Wednesday 6/26 – Ms Lisa: Warm & Cool Colors (crayons) • Ms Clare: Treasure Maps (drawing)
  • Thursday 6/27 – Ms Lisa: Clay Textures (flower wall pocket) • Ms Clare: Paint Like Kandinsky (abstract art)
  • Friday 6/28 – Mrs Cramer: My Beautiful Beach Van • Ms Clare: Pirate ship races (milk cartons)

**The North Port Art Center is CLOSED the week of 7/1-5** 

Week #5 July 8-12

  • Monday 7/8 – Ms Lorraine: Lizzard • Ms Stramera: Cow Collage (mixed papers)
  • Tuesday 7/9 – Mr Barry: Dragon Eye Necklaces (3-D) • Ms Clare: Wooden Baskets (popsicle sticks)
  • Wednesday – 7/10 Ms Lisa: Cubism (chalk pastels) • Ms Clare: Squirt-gun Painting
  • Thursday – 7/11 Ms Lisa: Under the Sea (crayon resist) • Ms Clare: Tin-Tooling (bas relief)
  • Friday – 7/12 Mrs Lord: Trajan’s Column ( ancient architecture) • Ms Clare: Self-Portraits – Frida Khalo

**NPAC Youth Art Reception and Puppet Show on July 12th 6:30 pm**

Week #6 July15-19 (Take a photo of each child)

  • Monday 7/15 Ms Lorraine: Red Bird Blue Bird (collage) Ms Stramera: All About Alligators (pastels)
  • Tuesday 7/16 Mr Barry: The Art of Money (drawing) • Ms Clare: Paper Mache (ice cream cones)
  • Wednesday 7/17 Ms Lisa: Stained Glass (tissue paper) • Ms Clare: Canvas Painting
  • Thursday 7/18 Ms Lisa: Foil Masks • Ms Clare: Kinetic Art – Yaccov Agam
  • Friday 7/19 Mrs Lord: Greek Red Figure Vases (tempera) • Ms Clare: Hot Air Balloon Ride! (drawing)

Week #7 July 22-26

  • Monday 7/22 Ms Lorraine: Large Frog • Ms Stramera: Bunnies (w/c & sharpies)
  • Tuesday 7/23 Mr Turhune: Rose Windows of Notre Dame • Ms Clare: Stepping Stones
  • Wednesday 7/24 Ms Lisa: Clay (pinch pot) • Ms Clare: Tie-dye
  • Thursday 7/25 Ms Lisa: Collage (various papers) • Ms Clare: Cardboard Picasso Sculptures
  • Friday 7/26 Mr Turhune: Pointalism (tempera paint) • Ms Clare: How to Draw Dinosaurs (pencil)

Week #8 July 29-August 2

  • Monday 7/29 Ms Lorraine: Giraffe (palm frond, acrylic paint) • Ms Stramera: String Painting (watercolor)
  • Tuesday 7/30 Mr Turhune: Puppets • Ms Clare: Jungle Paintings – Henri Rousseau
  • Wednesday 7/31 Ms Lisa: 3-D Line Sculptures – paper • Ms Clare: Tie-dye
  • Thursday 8/1 Ms Lisa: Printmaking – Styrofoam • Ms Clare: Aromatic Sachets – Sewing
  • Friday 8/2 Mr Turhune • Ms Clare: Blending Oil Pastels

**NPAC Youth Art Reception on August 2nd at 6:00 pm**