VIRTUAL ART CAMPS will be offered weekly throughout the months of July and August for ages 4-6 and 7-12.
- Our Home Is Where the Art Is Virtual Summer Camp is back with a unique blend of lively interactive online sessions along with fun and engaging art activity tutorials to do offline, complete with a take-home Art Kit available for curbside pick-up!
IN-PERSON ART CAMPS will be offered weekly starting July 26 during the month of August for ages 7-12.
- Should Public Health protocols allow, we are planning for a safe and fun return to the classroom studio. Every day will be jam-packed with art projects, plenty of fresh air outdoor time in Aurora Town Park, as well as fun games and activities to break up the day!
So, whether you’re joining us in the virtual space or the classroom studio space, you can guarantee a fun and creative summer.
Both our on-screen and in-person campers will use a variety of mediums from acrylic paint, to watercolours and clay, while exploring a range of art techniques and meeting new friends in a fun and encouraging environment!
WEEK 1 | July 5-9
This week is all about fantasy, myths and legends. Campers will discover how to create cool art pieces based on unicorns, dragons, mermaids, monsters, and so much more! This whimsical week will be sure to ignite your child’s imagination!
WEEK 2 | July 12-16
Faces & Places
Using a variety of materials, drawing styles, and artistic expressions, students will look at famous portraits and landscapes done by artists from around the world. Campers will discover how they can relate to art through their own unique lens and learn how to express their personalities through line, shape, and colour!
WEEK 3 | July 19-23
Art & Media
This week is all about learning how art and media intersect in a variety of creative ways. Campers will explore different types of animation and will learn how to draw some of their favourite cartoon characters!
WEEK 4 | July 26-30
Colour Around Us
Dress for mess! This week is all about using big and bold splashes and pops of colour to create bright and imaginative pieces. Campers will learn how to mix colours, create light and dark hues, and discover which colours help each other pop out and step back.
WEEK 5 | August 3-6*
*Short week, Tuesday-Friday
Celebrate the Olympics by taking a voyage of discovery around the globe to learn about how different artforms have been created around the world. Campers will gain insight into a variety of cultures this week and participate in their own Olympic games!
WEEK 6 | August 9-13
Famous Artists & Their Styles
Delve into the styles and techniques used by some of the most famous artists in history. From van Gogh to Dali, campers will learn about various mediums and experiment with recreating iconic artworks, each with their own unique flair.
WEEK 7 | August 16-20
Art Through the Ages
Travel to the past to discover how art has changed throughout history and be inspired to create pieces based on key art movements, from Renaissance to Realism and everything in between and beyond!
WEEK 8 | August 23-27
The Wonderful World of Nature & Animals
This week campers will take their artistic inspiration from nature. From art projects about the deep blue sea, to plein air painting sessions, campers will learn how to see art in their everyday lives.
*Please note activities outlined in the weekly theme descriptions may vary*