Arts Camps

Calling all artists! Join us for an exciting summer of creative discovery at Arts Exploration Camp 2017. This summer, we’re pleased to present six different week-long arts camps for rising kindergarten through 9th graders. All camps this year will be half-day programs, either morning (9am to 12pm) or afternoon (1pm to 4pm).

Need-based scholarships are available! Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Big thanks to our presenting sponsor, Webster Orthodontics!!

For rising 2nd through 6th graders…

Bookworms Art Camp – June 5 to 9

Bring your imagination to life with this special camp designed just for book-loving artists. Campers will create artwork inspired by famous stories and characters, make art using real live books, delve into the art of book-making and even develop their own original literary creations. This camp is suitable for all levels of readers!

This half-day camp is open to rising 2nd through 6th graders. $100 per camper ($125 after May 14). Need-based scholarships are available. Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Register for Morning Session (9am to 12pm)
Register for Afternoon Session (1pm to 4pm)


Rainforest Adventure Camp – June 12 to 16

Calling all explorers! Set forth on an artistic adventure to the deepest corners of your imagination. From leopards to lemurs, sloths to slugs, no animal is too wild for our imaginations to capture with paint, clay and more.  We’ll swing from the treetops – or at least sketch them! – and dig into uncharted artistic territory in this exotic and exciting week of creative exploration.

This half-day camp is open to rising 2nd through 6th graders. $100 per camper ($125 after May 14). Need-based scholarships are available. Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Register for Morning Session (9am to 12pm)
Register for Afternoon Session (1pm to 4pm)


Fabulous Food Art – July 17 to 21

Art-making has never been this delicious!  Campers will explore the relationship between food and art, creating artwork inspired by – and even created from! – food. Delightful donuts, mouthwatering miniature hamburgers, and vegetables you never thought your kid would eat will be among our subjects as we paint, sketch, sculpt and more.  Please note: because campers will be exposed to a variety of food products, this camp is *not* recommended for children with serious food allergies.

This half-day camp is open to rising 2nd through 6th graders. $100 per camper ($125 after May 14). Need-based scholarships are available. Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Register for Morning Session (9am to 12pm)
Register for Afternoon Session (1pm to 4pm)


Take Flight Art Camp – July 24 to 28 

Take your creativity to new heights in this fast-paced art camp. Imaginations will soar as we explore the artistic possibilities of flight, designing the perfect paper airplane, creating found-object bug sculptures and building big beautiful wings of our own.  Sky’s the limit!

This half-day camp is open to rising 2nd through 6th graders. $100 per camper ($125 after May 14). Need-based scholarships are available. Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Register for Morning Session (9am to 12pm)
Register for Afternoon Session (1pm to 4pm)


For rising kindergarten and 1st graders…

Mini Art Camp – July 31 to August 4 

Do you have an aspiring artist in the house? They’ll love this special camp designed just for our youngest artists. Rising kindergarten and first graders will explore a wide range of artistic techniques and media including painting, drawing,and ceramics. Registration is limited to 12 campers, allowing for lots of one-on-one attention from our professional instructors.

This half-day camp is open to rising kindergarten and 1st graders. $100 per camper ($125 after May 14). Need-based scholarships are available. Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Register for Morning Session (9am to 12pm)


For rising 7th through 9th graders…

Middle School Nerd Camp – July 31 to August 9 

Nerds of the world – unite and make some art! Found-object ray guns, cosplay helmets and maybe even a little guerrilla public art making are all on the agenda for rising 7th-9th graders.  Inspired by science fiction, comics and video games, we’re assembling an all-star cast of professional artists to help you take your nerd game to the next level.

This half-day camp is open to rising 7th through 9th graders. $125 per camper ($150 after May 14). Need-based scholarships are available. Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Register for Afternoon Session (1pm to 4pm)