Session 4, Island Art Camp Adventure (ages 8-16)


Session 4, Island Art Camp Adventure (ages 8-16)


An art experience you won't want to miss! Spend five fun-filled days making art in an artist's studio on Guemes Island. Take a 7 minute adult chaperoned ferry ride on the Guemes ferry and a short walk to an artist’s studio. Explore a variety of mediums in an inspiring, creative atmosphere. Class time is spent not only in the studio, but outdoors on the nearby beach. Classes are small and geared towards each individuals skill level. Each one week session is M-F, from 9:15 am to 2:30 pm.  Cost: $295 each week long session, which includes all art materials and round trip chaperoned ferry transportation.

Session 4: July 23-27 ( young adults ages 8-16 )

This session for young adults will focus on fewer, but more in depth art projects. Instruction will be geared to each individuals level of experience, and students will have more time to develop their ideas and work at a relaxing pace throughout the week on their paintings and sculpture.

Painting With Watercolors and Acrylics

Students will learn how to work on a canvas with paints, washes and collage while simultaneously being encouraged to develop their imagination and story-telling abilities.

Functional Clay Projects

Learn to build a functional mug or vase using basic hand-building techniques such as slab construction and plaster forms. Students will learn different finishing techniques using clay slips and bright colored glazes.

Clay Fantasy Animal Head  Wall Sculpture

Students will sculpt a 3/4 life-size fantasy animal head using newspaper armatures, clay slabs, wire and their imaginations!  The clay heads will be finished with ceramic stains and glazes.

Wood and Found Object Sculptures

Inspired by the work of artists Louise Nevelson and Keith Haring, students will create unique 3D sculptures made out of cut wood shapes and found objects. The pieces will be glued on to a board and finished with a bright colors and patterns.

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