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Art Camps

Spring Break Art Camp 2018

March 26 - 30, 9 am - 4 pm
Ages 7-11
Cost: $290 ($250 for Members)

Journey into the art studio at this year's Spring Break Camp! Contemporary artist Erin Curry will lead our young "art-venturers" through the museum and guide them in art-making activities. Join us as we draw inspiration from the galleries and explore drawing, collage, cloth, and paper to make individual and collaborative works. For more information contact register@harn.ufl.edu, or download a registration form.

 

Summer Art Camp 2018

June 4 - August 3
Ages 7 - 11
Cost per week: $290 ($250 for members)

The Harn Museum of Art offers 8 weeks of full-day-only (9 am - 4 pm) summer art camps for children ages 7-11. A variety of themes and art techniques are offered; details below. Check back April 2 to download a registration form. For more information, email register@harn.ufl.edu or call 352.294.7062.

 

June 4 – 8
You’ve Got to Move It, Move It!

Instructor: Erin Curry
Mobiles, pop-ups, and wheels, oh my! We’ll be making art that moves using a variety of materials and methods. 

 

June 11 - 15
"Sew" Artsy

Instructor: Nicole Reno
Explore the possibilities of fiber arts by making weavings, stuffed animals and embroideries. Fabric will also be dyed and stamped to make exciting decorative and functional works of art. 

 

June 18 - 22
Action-Packed! Stories in Art

Instructor: Nicole Reno
Bring your stories to life by creating stop-motion animation movies, flipbook animations, shadow puppet theaters and larger-than-life puppets. 

 

June 25 - 29
Hot Off the Press

Instructor: Katie McDonald
Experiment with various printmaking methods including linocut, collagraph, silkscreen and more! Find inspiration in the galleries and work together to create collaborative prints. 

 

July 9 - 13
The Magic Art Palette

Instructor: Susan Johnson
Discover your own artistic powers while learning new tricks with color, paper, paint and a variety of art processes. Make books, create collages, transform photographs and more. 

 

July 16 - 20
Drawing is a Verb

Instructor: Erin Curry
Explore new and weird ways to make unusual drawings. Create images using non-traditional materials and push the limits of your creativity. We’ll be curious and ask many questions, such as "What’s a drawing?", "Can a stick make a drawing? Be a drawing?" and "Can our toes make interesting marks?"

 

July 23 - 27
Artist Super Heroes 

Instructor: Linda Zidonik
Spring into action to create and discover superheroes in art. Draw comics, model sculptures and paint portraits while discovering your own superpowers in art. 

 

July 30 – August 3
Experiment, Create, Repeat

Instructor: Linda Zidonik
Discover endless possibilities through repeated forms, processes and materials. Projects will include self-portrait photo transfers, mosaics, toothpaste batik and more. 

 

Questions?

Contact Paige Willis at 352.294.7062 or via email: register@harn.ufl.edu.

Note: The Harn Museum of Art offers Art Camps for kids during school breaks. Each camp offers gallery explorations, art instruction and fun art-making projects.

 

Student Projects

Examples from Spring Break Camp 2015

View projects by our Spring Break Campers on the Harn Paper Play Blog.

Harn Voices

It was the combination of instructor and techniques that made camp such a good experience.  

Anonymous

Summer Camp Parent