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Summer Art Camp 2018

$250.00

5 different weekly sessions
ages 6-17
Monday-Friday | 9 am-3 pm

Get ready for a full week of art, fun, and creativity by spending your summer making art at Chattanooga’s only art school, Townsend Atelier.

All materials and a daily snack are included in the camp fee. Sign up for one week or for more!
A 20% discount is available for siblings.  Please call us and register over the phone to receive this discount.
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Spend your summer at Townsend Atelier!  Our popular summer art camp is back with all new art experiences for your child.   Choose from five different one-week day camp sessions for ages 6-17.  Each session is thoughtfully designed and taught by our professional artists and art educators. Age appropriate, educational, and fun, each camp is chocked full of a variety of art techniques and materials ranging from painting to drawing, to sculpture, to printmaking and more.

Campers will need to bring their own lunch each day.  All materials are included in the camp fee.  Each session is from 9am-3pm, M-F and held at Townsend Atelier’s spacious facility in the Arts Building in downtown Chattanooga.  Sign up for one week or for more!

To ensure a quality experience for all campers, each session will be limited to 12 participants.

A 20% discount is available for siblings.  Please call us and register over the phone to receive this discount.

 


SESSION I  | COLOR CRAZY

This session is full. Please contact us to be placed on the waitlist.
June 4-8 | 9 am-3 pm
ages 9-12 years
Instructors: Kristin Kendall & Carrie Pendergrass
$250

 

There is more to color than meets the eye! Any artist can tell you that having a solid understanding of color is important in becoming a better artist, and after this week of hands-on fun, students will become color connoisseurs! Students will use a variety of 2D and 3D media including painting, printmaking, and mixed media sculpture to explore color relationships based on the color wheel. We will even explore the topic of color psychology and how color invokes emotions and affects our moods! Take it from us, you won’t look at color the same after this week of learning and fun!

 


SESSION II | STUDIO SAMPLER

June 11-15 | 9 am-3 pm
ages 13-17 years
instructors: Kristin Kendall & Carrie Pendergrass
$250

Our teen camp was so popular last year, we have are offering two sessions this summer. This one-size-fits-all art camp designed just for teens and soon-to-be college goers. Whether a beginner or advanced, campers will become well-rounded artists after a week of creative, studio-centered experiences. Participants will study the application of multiple mediums including pencil, charcoal, clay, printmaking, acrylic, and oil paint. Historic and present-day artists will be examined, and drawing from life and photos will be practiced. Campers will gain valuable information about making art –from conception to creation, and can expect to broaden their portfolios with multiple mediums and techniques and get valuable insight into the life of an artist!

 


SESSION III | JUST THE BASICS
This session is full. Please contact us to be placed on the waitlist.

June 25-29 | 9 am-3 pm
ages 6-8  years
instructors: Jas Milam and Kristin Kendall
$250

This week will be a fun, anything but boring, introduction to the basics of art. Young artists will develop how-to skills for drawing, painting, and mixed media, all while learning proper use of materials. Campers will experiment with a variety of materials including colored papers, paint, charcoal, oil pastels, and more.  Campers will have plenty of hands-on time and come home with a lot of beautiful artwork to show off what they learned!

 


SESSION IV | MINI MASTERPIECES

This session is full.   Please contact us to be placed on the waitlist.
July 9-13 | 9 am-3 pm
ages 6-8
instructors: Kristin Kendall & Jas Milam
$250

Masterpieces come in all shapes, sizes, and materials.  Young artists will learn about the life and works of famous artists and art movements throughout art history like Pointillism with Seurat, mobiles with Calder, geometric painting with Mondrian, and wood assemblage a la Joseph Cornell.    This hands-on exploration of diverse materials and methods will include painting, sculpture, drawing, and mixed media.  Campers will have a portfolio of their own masterpieces to take home at the end of the week.

 


SESSION V | STUDIO SAMPLER

July 23-27 | 9 am-3 pm
ages 13-17 years
instructors:  Kristin Kendall & Carrie Pendergrass
$250

Our teen camp was so popular last year, we are offering two sessions this summer.  This one-size-fits-all art camp designed just for teens and soon-to-be college goers. Whether a beginner or advanced, campers will become well-rounded artists after a week of creative, studio-centered experiences. Participants will study the application of multiple mediums including pencil, charcoal, clay, printmaking, acrylic, and oil paint. Historic and present-day artists will be examined, and drawing from life and photos will be practiced. Campers will gain valuable information about making art –from conception to creation, and can expect to broaden their portfolios with multiple mediums and techniques and get valuable insight into the life of an artist!