wayne art center

Summer Art Camp 2022: Week 3

Paul Cezanne; La Mont Sainte Victoire, 1904-1906

Oui, Paris!

June 27 – July 1

Our foray into the European mainland begins in Paris, France, where we will visit museum collections at the Louvre and the Musee d’Orsay. Take a tour with us through the beautiful French countryside to learn about the artists who were drawn to the South of France, awed by its luminous colors and crystalline light. Explore the flower-filled gardens and water lilies of Giverny and wander the fields of wheat and sunflowers that inspired so many impressionist artists during this magical week in France. Artists: Paul Cezanne, Edgar Degas, Eugene Delacroix, Paul Gauguin, Edouard Manet, Henri Matisse, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
Class Listings

Ages 0-16

LUNCH BUNCH for FULL-DAY STUDENTS · $25
12pm–12:30pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Supervised lunchtime for FULL-DAY students only. Campers must bring a "nut-free" bag lunch and water bottle. Meets from 12:00-12:30 pm each day starting directly after each morning session and fills the gap for any FULL-DAY students who are taking morning and afternoon art class sessions.

Ages 5-6

Rainbow Express AM · $265
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Utilizing new mediums including acrylic paint, pastels, and clay, mini-makers attempt more advanced two-and three-dimensional art forms, such as drawing and painting, printmaking, paper mosaic, sculpture and paper mache. Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.

Ages 6+

Mudworks AM · $275
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination
Mudworks PM · $275
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination

Ages 7-9

Art Explorers AM · $265
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Guided by each week's global theme, young art explorers will enjoy experimenting with drawing & painting, printmaking, mosaics, paper crafts and more. This class emphasizes creativity and the exploration of artist's materials. Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the Passport to Art designated weekly theme.
Art Explorers PM · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Guided by each week's global theme, young art explorers will enjoy experimenting with drawing & painting, printmaking, mosaics, paper crafts and more. This class emphasizes creativity and the exploration of artist's materials. Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the Passport to Art designated weekly theme.

Ages 7+

Cartooning AM · $265
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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!Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the Passport to Art destinations.
Drawing FUNdamentals AM · $265
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.
Drawing FUNdamentals PM · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.

Ages 8+

Young Chefs AM · $285
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Young chefs will be introduced to the fine art of cooking kid-friendly and healthy recipes in this popular class. Working at their own pace in small groups, students will learn essential cooking techniques that will serve as the foundation for a lifetime of culinary excitement!
Video Game Characters PM · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Get your game on! Learn how to draw some of your favorite video game characters; some well-known and some not-so-well-known. Featuring many of the newest and some of the most interesting characters that inhabit the world of video games. Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the Passport to Art destination.

Ages 9+

Drawing & Painting AM · $265
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Campers gain exposure to a number of media as they study composition, perspective and shading using pencil and charcoal; paint in the garden 'plein air' style or try their hand at portrait painting inspired by the great masters.
Hand & Wheel AM · $275
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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. Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.Note: Bring a box on Friday to bring home finished pieces, and be prepared to return in a week to pick up final projects.
Drawing & Painting PM · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Campers gain exposure to a number of media as they study composition, perspective and shading using pencil and charcoal; paint in the garden 'plein air' style or try their hand at portrait painting inspired by the great masters.
Hand & Wheel PM · $275
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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. Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.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+

In The Kitchen PM · $285
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Things are heating up in the kitchen! Chefs ages 10 and up will work together in small groups to create multi-course meals each day. Discussions about nutrition, healthy eating and culinary techniques will add to hands-on cooking.
Photography PM · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
Photograph The World Around YouCreate photographs of landscapes, closeups, people and animals. Learn how to use the settings on your camera to get your subject in focus, acquire the exposure you want, and make interesting compositions.A new topic is introduced in the studio each day followed by practice in the Wayne Art Center gardens. Image review and critique provide regular feedback.Bring your own DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) or compact camera. Phone cameras do not have the functionality for this class. You need a fully charged battery and a camera card with space to shoot freely every day.

Ages 12+

TEEN: Drawing & Painting AM · $265
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.
TEEN: Jewelry AM · $275
9:30am–12pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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 grow throughout the summer.No previous jewelry experience necessary.
TEEN: Jewelry PM · $275
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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 grow throughout the summer. No previous jewelry experience necessary.
TEEN: Drawing & Painting PM · $265
12:30pm–3pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.
TEEN: Drawing & Painting LPM · $175
3:30pm–5pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.Class projects will change weekly to correspond with the designated Passport to Art destination.
TEEN: Wheel Throwing LPM · $185
3:30pm–5pm · Jun 27–Jul 1, 2022
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.
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