wayne art center

Summer Art Camp 2020

Week 12: MY VERY OWN "ism" · August 17-21

Put it all together this week and create your very own “ism.” Express yourself in your own personal way, using the creative ideas that you have learned from famous artists of the past, such as color, line, perspective, brushstrokes, found art, and Pop Art,. Use your imagination and your creativity and have fun while you continue your journey of being an artist in the making!
Class Listings

Ages 3-5

SAC 12 Drama: Creative Movement AM · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Campers will move and groove in this class based around a theme. Fairytales, Zoo Pals, Story Books...you name it! Explore fun themes through movement, singing, dance and MORE!

Ages 3-12

SAC 12 EARLY CARE · $35
9am–9:30am · Aug 17–21, 2020
Early Drop-Off for Camp: Arrival 9:00 am. Quiet group activities for ages 3-11.LIMIT 20 STUDENTS.

Ages 3-15

SAC 12 LUNCH BUNCH · Instructor TBA · $35
12pm–12:30pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 Pre-School Art Adventures AM · Peter Ranieri · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Specifically designed for campers preparing for Kindergarten, Preschool Art Adventurers utilize familiar mediums like 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 12 Rainbow Express AM · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 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.
SAC 12 Rainbow Express PM · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Exploring white top mountains, deep green and golden grasslands, blue seas and more, Kindergarten-aged campers find color in every corner of the world. 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 12 Mudworks AM · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 Mudworks PM · $255
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 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 7-10

SAC 12 Art Explorers:Puppetry AM · Kate Hochner · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Puppet shows delight children all over the world. We'll have fun making up our own puppet from all sorts of materials and even make our own theaters to put on a show!Art Explorers are ready for more artistic freedom and exploration. With a new theme each week, campers may find themselves making paper or printmaking like the Japanese masters, drawing or painting mountainous landscapes, or building three-dimensional projects using clay and tile. Art Explorers combines traditional art materials with a more advanced study of the natural world, resulting in an entirely fresh approach to artistic creation.

Ages 7+

SAC 12 Animal Drawing and Painting AM · Mark Gruener · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
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.
SAC 12 Fantasy Drawing AM · Tony Squadroni · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 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.
SAC 12 Drawing Fundamentals PM · Mark Gruener · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 Cartooning PM · Tony Squadroni · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 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!

Ages 8+

SAC 12 Minecraft Mania! AM · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 Young Chefs AM · Kevin Welch · $265
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 Lego Robotics PM · $255
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Interested in playing around with robots all week? In this week long summer camp, campers will get to build and program their own robots! Each individual will learn strategies for designing, building and programming their respective robots to move and interact. At the end of the week campers will demonstrate what they've learned in a competitive exhibit for everyone to see!

Ages 9+

SAC 12 Pottery: Hand and Wheel AM · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 Pottery: Hand and Wheel PM · Eliot Forester · $255
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 In THE KITCHEN PM · Kevin Welch · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 Plein Air and Garden Landscape Paint · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Take your canvas and your paints outside and enjoy the fresh air! This class is all about learning new skills in composition, mixing paints and using tools to achieve gorgeous effects. You will learn about Plein Air painters and how to work in the outdoor elements while taking a fresh look at the landscape and recording what you see! and a small edition. This week campers will be inspired by all things nature as we print leaves, landscapes and more!

Ages 12+

SAC 12 TEEN: Drawing and Painting AM · $245
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 TEEN: Jewelry; Monogramed BFF CharmsAM · Hali MacLaren · $255
9:30am–12pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
In this class, students will make a set of 2 charms each. They may interlock like a puzzle piece, math or mismatch to be unique and personalized. Students will learn to cut, stamp and apply textures and other finishes.
SAC 12 TEEN: Jewelry Workshop PM · $255
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Using soldering and non-soldering techniques of jewelry fabrication, as well as basic sawing and filing, campers create unique and personalized jewelry. Projects change each week, and emphasis is placed on new skills and techniques, so campers continually throughout the summer. No previous jewelry experience necessary.
SAC 12 TEEN: Drawing and Painting PM · $245
12:30pm–3pm · Aug 17–21, 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 12 TEEN Pottery: Wheel Throwing LPM · Eliot Forester · $210
3:15pm–5:15pm · Aug 17–21, 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.
SAC 12 TEEN: Master Chefs LPM · Kevin Welch · $220
3:15pm–5:15pm · Aug 17–21, 2020
Even those who are new to the kitchen 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.