Art camps

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As long as I can remember, I have had art supplies at my fingertips. Watercolors, acrylics, paper, scissors, glue, etc.
I remember a summer day when my brother and I went to a nearby dry creek bed and hauled dried mud home and
carved sculptures from it.

My camps are for K-5th elementary school students, with the exception of the Dr. Seuss camp which includes 4 year olds. I love introducing kids to art and artists and especially love pairing art with a book. Every camp will have books paired with it for read alouds.
I am an elementary reading teacher so anytime I can get kids reading, I think it is a good thing!

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Campers will be introduced to different media. Paints, pastels, collage and sculpture, and printmaking.
The focus changes every week but rest assured, your little artist will likely come home a little messy.

  • We will be outside-under cover or in the open. Bring a snack, a water bottle and a smile.

  • We have cats, dogs, chickens and a tortoise. Please let me know if there are any allergies. I have First Aid and CPR certification.

  • Camps are $75. Cash, check or Square. I am 3 miles west of McMinnville. Directions will be e-mailed when you register.

  • Camps are for K-5th grade, with the exception of the Dr. Seuss camp which includes 4 year-olds.

  • Camps run from 9 a.m.-noon, usually Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Check the schedule as one camp is M,T,W.

  • Camps will be held with 5 campers and capped at 10.

  • Register Here!

Some of the projects campers can experience.

Art techniques are modified to accommodate the littlest artist to an older artist. 

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June 19, 20, 21: The Grand Old Flag and More

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June 26, 27, 28: Dr. Seuss and Color. perfect for 4, 5, and 6 yrs.

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July 10, 11, 12: Eric Carle, Matisse and Collage 

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July 17, 18, 19: kandinsky, creations and prints

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July 24, 25, 26: Robots and shadow puppets

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July 30, 31, Aug 1: Picasso & Portraits (Note day change)