Arts Camps

Arts Exploration Camp is going to be fabulous! We hope you’ll join us for one (or more!) weeks of fun-filled, art-focused camps for children in grades K-8. We also have two one-day “mini camps” for children ages 3-5. Register for three or more week-long camps and receive a 10% discount with the code MORECAMP. 

Need-based scholarships are available. Click here for the application form. We can also set up payment plans via credit card auto-debit to spread out the cost of camp if that helps your budget! 

 

Jun
4
Mon
Mini Masters Art Camp
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mini Masters Art Camp

Mini Masters Art Camp
June 4 to 8 | 9am to 12pm
$100 per student*
Open to rising kindergarten to 3rd graders

Enjoy a hands-on introduction to art history in this camp for young artists. We’ll study famous artists throughout history and create our own original artwork inspired by the Masters. Students will explore a wide variety of techniques and media during the week. Registration fee includes all materials and a daily snack.
*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.
Project Runway Camp
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Project Runway Camp

Project Runway Art Camp
June 4 to 8 | 9am to 2pm
$150 per camper*
Open to rising 4th to 8th graders

Join Soreyda Begley, Lexington fashion artist, for a week of creative discovery. During this hands-on fashion camp, students will learn basic sewing techniques and will create wearable pieces using recycled and re-purposed materials. 

Portions of camp will be collaborative, with students working in teams to exchange ideas and create beautiful wearable art. Special guest Laura Sioux Kirkpatrick, former participant on America’s Top Model, will help students present their work in an end-of-camp fashion show for friends and family!

Campers need to pack a lunch. Registration fee includes all materials and a daily snack.

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Jun
9
Sat
Ice Cream Adventure Day
Jun 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ice Cream Adventure Day

Ice Cream Adventure Day
Saturday, June 9 | 1pm to 4pm
Kindergarten – 6th grade
$30 per student

Celebrate the start of summer! Join us for ice cream art projects, games, and a trip to Orange Leaf to build your own edible masterpiece!  Registration fee includes all materials and small sundae at Orange Leaf.

In order to support students who are deaf or hard-of-hearing, sign language interpretation will be provided at this event.

Register here.

Jun
11
Mon
Painting the Forest
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Painting the Forest

Painting the Forest Camp
June 11 to 15 | 9am to 2pm
$150 per camper*
Open to rising kindergarten to 5th graders

Capture the magic of the forest in this art camp for nature-lovers. We’ll study nature scenes depicted by famous artists, take our materials outside to draw en plein air, and pick up some tips from CAC Artist-in-Residence, David Farmer.

Registration fee includes all materials and a daily snack. Campers will need to pack a lunch!

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Preschool Mini Camp
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Preschool Mini Camp

Preschool Mini Camp
Monday, June 11 | 9am to 12pm
$30 per camper
Open to children ages 3-5

This camp is sold out! To put your child’s name on the waiting list, please email Kate Snyder at kate@communityartscenter.net.

Tiny artists! This camp is for you. Our youngest campers will spend the day exploring a variety of artistic styles and techniques.  Registration fee includes all materials and a snack.

 

Super Hero Camp
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Super Hero Camp

Super Hero Camp
June 11 to 15 | 1pm to 4pm
$100 per camper*
Open to rising kindergarten to 3rd graders

Calling all super heroes! Art camp needs YOU! This action-packed art adventure will introduce your camper to a variety of artistic styles and techniques including pop art, cartooning, painting, and more. On the last day of camp we’ll have a super hero costume party! Registration fee includes all materials and a snack.

Big thanks to our camp sponsor – Boyd Family Dentistry!

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Jun
18
Mon
Fairy Art Camp
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fairy Art Camp

Fairy Camp
June 18-22 | 9am to 12pm
$100 per camper*
Open to rising kindergarten through 3rd graders

This is a camp for artists who believe in wonder and discovery. Let your imagination soar as you explore the fantastic world of fairies. We’ll celebrate their playful spirit through projects in a variety of mediums including painting, mosaics, weaving, and music. Don’t miss a moment of the magic. Registration fee includes all materials and a daily snack.

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Jun
25
Mon
Dollhouse Camp
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dollhouse Camp

Dollhouse Camp
June 25 to 29 | 1pm to 5pm
$125 per camper*
Open to rising 1st to 5th graders

This camp is SOLD OUT. But fear not! We have opened registration for a second session – August 6 to 10. Click here for details.

Campers will personalize their very own dollhouses – painting the home, adding wallpaper, works of art, furniture, figures, miniature food, and so much more. At the end of camp, you’ll have a wonderfully unique dollhouse to keep and treasure! (Click here for a picture of the dollhouses we’ll be using!) We will also enjoy a field trip to the Great American Dollhouse Museum. This camp is great for girls and boys. 

* Please note that, in addition to the camp registration fee, there is a non-refundable $30 materials fee that covers the cost of your 24″ wooden dollhouse. The materials fee will be paid separately, following registration.

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. The discount applies only to the registration fee – not the materials fee. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application. 

Jul
9
Mon
Island Adventure Camp
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Island Adventure Camp

Island Adventure Camp
July 9 to 13 | 9am to 2pm
$150 per camper*
Open to rising kindergarten to 5th graders

Set sail on a week-long tropical arts adventure. We will look to the sand and sea as we explore painting, drawing, music, and more! We are particularly excited to welcome Steel Appeal Drum Ensemble for a one-day workshop with our campers. Campers will need to pack a lunch.

In order to support students who are deaf or hard of hearing, sign language interpretation will be offered during this camp.

Big thanks to our camp sponsor, Stuart Powell Ford Lincoln Mazda!

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Jul
16
Mon
Cross-Training for Artists
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cross-Training for Artists

Cross-Training for Artists
July 16 to 20 | 9am to 12pm
$100 per camper*
Open to rising 3rd to 6th graders

Attention artists! Hone your skills by learning foundational techniques in a variety of artistic genres. Each day of camp will focus on a different medium, including printmaking, ceramics, painting (oil, acrylic, and watercolor), and photography. Registration fee includes all materials and a daily snack.

Big thanks to our camp sponsor – Atmos Energy!

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Jul
23
Mon
The Mona Lisa Is Missing!
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Mona Lisa Is Missing!

The Mona Lisa Is Missing!
July 23 to 27 | 9am to 2pm
$150 per camper*
Open to rising 2nd to 5th graders

Oh no! The world’s most famous painting has been STOLEN. It’s up to you to help solve the mystery behind the theft and bring her back. Campers will undertake a series of art challenges – solving puzzles, creating original artwork, and learning about famous artists along the way – in their quest to bring the thief to justice. Campers will need to pack a lunch!

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Jul
30
Mon
Christmas in July
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Christmas in July

Christmas in July
July 30 to August 3 | 9am to 12pm
$100 per camper*
Open to rising kindergarten to 5th graders

Don’t let the thermometer fool you – it’s time for a wintery arts extravaganza! In this whimsical arts adventure, campers will explore a range of techniques and media as we make artwork that celebrates the Christmas season (a few months early!). Registration fee includes all materials and a daily snack.

Register here

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. Need-based scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, please click here to download an application.

Preschool Mini Camp
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Preschool Mini Camp

Preschool Mini Camp
Monday, July 30 | 9am to 12pm
$30 per camper
Open to children ages 3-5

Tiny artists! This camp is for you. Our youngest campers will spend the day exploring a variety of artistic styles and techniques.  Registration fee includes all materials and a daily snack. All campers must be potty-trained.

Register here

Aug
6
Mon
Dollhouse Camp
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dollhouse Camp

Dollhouse Camp
August 6-10 | 1pm to 5pm
$125 per camper*
Open to rising 1st to 5th graders

Campers will personalize their very own dollhouses – painting the home, adding wallpaper, works of art, furniture, figures, miniature food, and so much more. At the end of camp, you’ll have a wonderfully unique dollhouse to keep and treasure! (Click here for a picture of the dollhouses we’ll be using!) We will also enjoy a field trip to the Great American Dollhouse Museum. This camp is great for girls and boys. 

Register Here

* Please note that, in addition to the camp registration fee, there is a non-refundable $30 materials fee that covers the cost of your 24″ wooden dollhouse. The materials fee will be paid separately, following registration.

*Register for 3 or more week-long camps and save 10% with the code MORECAMP. The discount applies only to the registration fee – not the materials fee.