wayne art center

Summer Art Camp 2020

Week 10: Futurism ยท August 3-7

1909-1916, Italy

Are you ready to ZOOM into the future? This week, artists will explore Futurism and its fascination with speed, technology, modern machines like cars and airplanes, and the fast pace of city life. The modern world is all around us and campers will be creating art to represent its energy. Artists: Giacomo Balla, Umberto Boccioni, Gino Severini.

Class Listings

Ages 3-12

SAC 10 EARLY CARE · Instructor TBA · $35
9am–9:30am · Aug 3–7, 2020
Early Drop-Off for Camp: Arrival 9:00 am. Quiet group activities for ages 3-11.LIMIT 20 STUDENTS.

Ages 3-15

SAC 10 LUNCH BUNCH · Instructor TBA · $35
12pm–12:30pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Supervised lunchtime for HALF-DAY students. Campers must bring a bag lunch. Meets from 12:00-12:30pm each day of camp.Please Note: FULL DAY campers DO NOT need to register for Lunch Bunch. It is included with combined morning and afternoon registration.

Ages 4-6

SAC 10 Pre-School Art Adventures AM · Peter Ranieri · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Specifically designed for campers preparing for Kindergarten, Preschool Art Adventurers utilize familiar mediums including paint, markers, pastels, and clay. Campers begin to recognize lines, shapes, textures, and colors throughout the world, and incorporate them into their art, while developing hand-eye coordination, as well as fine motor and social skills.

Ages 5-7

SAC 10 Rainbow Express AM · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Utilizing new mediums acrylic paint, pastels, and clay, mini-makers attempt more advanced two- and three-dimensional art forms, including drawing and painting, printmaking, paper mosaic, sculpture and paper mache.

Ages 6+

SAC 10 Creative Drama AM · Patricia Jordan · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Studios become stages as campers learn all aspects of play production, from reading scripts and remembering lines, to expressing emotion through acting, and creating sets and props, all in a safe and accepting environment where kids of all skill levels can build confidence and creativity. The week concludes with a short performance for parents and other campers.
SAC 10 Mudworks AM · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Campers dig deep into the history of clay and even deeper into their imaginations as they sculpt decorative and functional ceramics. From rolling slabs, creating coils, and utilizing glazes, this camp involves participants in each step of the ceramics process, as they develop ideas from their imaginations and eventually place their work into the kiln to be fired.Note: Bring a box on the last day to take home finished projects and be prepared to return in approximately 1 week to pick up the rest.
SAC 10 Mudworks PM · Margaret Hanner · $255
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Campers dig deep into the history of clay and even deeper into their imaginations as they sculpt decorative and functional ceramics. From rolling slabs, creating coils, and utilizing glazes, this camp involves participants in each step of the ceramics process, as they develop ideas from their imaginations and eventually place their work into the kiln to be fired.Note: Bring a box on the last day to take home finished projects and be prepared to return in approximately 1 week to pick up the rest.

Ages 7+

SAC 10 Cartooning AM · Tony Squadroni · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Learn to draw funny faces and silly scenes incorporating the tips and tricks of cartooning, including the use of exaggeration to make characters come to life and tell a story. Campers work from well-known cartoons, reference pictures, and their own imaginations!
SAC 10 Drawing Fundamentals AM · Mark Gruener · $245
9:30am–11:30am · Aug 3–7, 2020
Have fun while learning the basics (and beyond) of drawing! Use pencils, pen and ink, markers, cray-pas and other drawing tools to turn simple lines and shapes into amazing drawings. Campers study work from well-known artists for inspiration and build skills in drawing forms, animals and people.
SAC 10 Fantasy Drawing PM · Tony Squadroni · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
After a survey of fantasy fiction literature, campers draw on their own limitless imaginations to create magical characters and settings based on myths, fairy tales and science fiction. Aspiring fantasy illustrators can combine an afternoon of fantasy drawing with a morning of cartooning, or multiple weeks of fantasy drawing, to create their own graphic fantasy novel.

Ages 8-11

SAC 10 Basic Beading · Kate Hochner · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Open a new world of expression by learning beading techniques.Students will be taught the proper use of jewelry tools to fashion necklaces, bracelets, and more with beautiful glass beads and other materials.

Ages 8+

SAC 10 Minecraft Mania! AM · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Minecraft software is designed to teach 3D creativity and basic engineering skills. Campers collaborate with other Minecraft enthusiasts to build cities, stadiums and buildings from scratch. Based on experience and ability, campers learn different aspects of the game to expand their designs. Campers work on building modern marvels and basic circuitry within the game. Upon camp conclusion, campers take work home.
SAC 10 Young Chefs AM · Kevin Welch · $265
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
In this hands-on culinary class, aspiring chefs prepare new recipes every day, while learning about kitchen safety, proper food handling and nutrition. Working at their own pace in small groups, campers learn essential cooking techniques that will serve as the foundation for a lifetime of culinary excitement! There will be a tasting for families on the last day. At the end of this session, each student leaves with a cookbook full of recipes she will enjoy sharing at home.
SAC 10: Video Game Design! PM · $255
12:30pm–2:30pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Discover the simplicity of designing games and apps with just a mouse. From character and level design to programming, everything is done visually. Designers use Click team Fusion software to create games with super-realistic physics, from gravity to complex object interactions, ropes and particles. Campers make their first game in less than one hour!
SAC 10 Animal Drawing and Painting PM · Mark Gruener · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
With 12 weeks of camp dedicated to 12 different habitats and environments around the world, artists have an opportunity to study, draw and paint more animals than ever before! Students bring photos of their favorite animals, or find one in class, and learn the basics of drawing using simple shapes and lines to capture structure and movement. Multiple media will be incorporated to add fur, scales and other characteristics to make student work come alive on paper.

Ages 9+

SAC 10 Pottery: Hand and Wheel AM · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Learn hand building, wheel throwing, and glazing skills in this popular ceramics class while creating functional and sculptural forms. The first few days are spent building pieces, then campers experiment with design and colorful glazes for the remainder of the week. Note: Bring a box on Friday to bring home finished pieces, and be prepared to return in a week to pick up final projects.
SAC 10 Pottery: Hand and Wheel PM · Eliot Forester · $255
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Learn hand building, wheel throwing, and glazing skills in this popular ceramics class while creating functional and sculptural forms. The first few days are spent building pieces, then campers experiment with design and colorful glazes for the remainder of the week. Note: Bring a box on Friday to bring home finished pieces, and be prepared to return in a week to pick up final projects.

Ages 10+

SAC 10 Photo: Create Your Best Shot · Laura Ducceschi · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Get the most from your camera and improve your photography. Learn the basic camera functioning and how it can help you create more interesting photographs. Improve your composition by discussing techniques used by artists for 100's of years. There will be inspirational slide shows, demonstrations, practice photographing the gardens of the art center and critiques to help you get your best photographs. Bring your own digital camera for this class, either an SLR (single lens-reflex) or a basic point and shoot. Phone cameras do not have the necessary functionality. Be sure to have a camera card and charged battery.
SAC 10 In THE KITCHEN PM · Kevin Welch · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
In this hands-on culinary class, aspiring chefs prepare new recipes every day, while learning about kitchen safety, proper food handling and nutrition. Working at their own pace in small groups, campers learn essential cooking techniques that will serve as the foundation for a lifetime of culinary exploration! Chefs invite guests to tasting on the final day. At the end of this session, each student leaves with a ?cookbook? full of recipes they will enjoy sharing at home.
SAC 10 Knitting and Weaving PM · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Explore the oldest form for creating fabric, rugs and clothing with this hands-on class dedicated to knitting and weaving...with and without man made tools. Fiber arts campers explore the gardens and trail surrounding Wayne Art Center and collect natural materials they will incorporate into woven works.

Ages 12+

SAC 10 TEEN: Drawing and Painting PM · Louise Dusinberre · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Master drawing in perspective and create light and volume with paint! This class is all about fostering individual perspective to create drawings and paintings based on daily still life setups. Campers use the same materials as professional artists, including charcoal, ink, oil and chalk pastels and various paints.
SAC 10 TEEN: Master Chefs LPM · Kevin Welch · $220
3:15pm–5:15pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Even campers who are new to the kitchen can become masters of the kitchen. In this hands-on culinary camp, aspiring chefs learn to design menus, develop recipes, and prepare new dishes each day, while learning about kitchen safety, proper food handling, and nutrition. At the end of this session, campers work as a team to create a restaurant concept and serve a feast to their guests, and each student leaves with a cookbook full of recipes they can prepare at home.
SAC 10 TEEN Pottery: Wheel Throwing LPM · Eliot Forester · $210
3:15pm–5:15pm · Aug 3–7, 2020
Take wheel throwing skills to the next level in this week-long intensive ceramics course! Whether just starting or well acquainted to the wheel, this class teaches you tricks and techniques to make functional pots, bowls, cups, and plates. Young ceramicists discover rules of centering and pulling clay to make functional items, as well as learning about glazes and the firing processes.