Summer art camp is all about the experience the kiddos have while they’re creating. This allows them to be themselves, make their own decisions, and just create! 

Registration

First come, first serve basis. Your space will not be confirmed until you have completed our online registration. If you're registration is successful, you will receive a confirmation email. If you have any trouble, please call us at 319.754.8069. We'd love to have you all, but space is limited...so don't wait!

Choose the camp based on what grade your Art Camper will be entering for Fall 2019.

The Art Center supplies all art materials for each class unless the instructor asks for something special for a specific class.

If you need to cancel your child's registration, please give us 48 hours notice in case we have a waiting list! You will be able to receive a full refund if we're notified in advance. If you need to cancel within 48 hours of the class date, you’ll receive an internal credit to use towards another class. By canceling within 24 hours of a class or not showing up, you will not get a refund or credit. Thank you for understanding.

1 week of Art Camp
$40 for Art Center Members or $50 for Non-Members

Sign up up for an Art Center membership and save on classes all year long!

 


 

June 10-14

10am-12pm
The Magical World of Harry Potter with Meghan Riley
Gr. 4-6
Explore the magical world of Harry Potter! Create mystifying creatures, potions, and all "must have" wizard items. Along with our creations, students will be split up into one of the four houses and compete for the house cup through small games during the week.

Must be registered by Thurs, June 6th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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10am-12pm
Story Writing & Illustration with Barbara Carroll and Ann Wolf
Gr. 5-8
Children's author Barbara Carroll and Illustrator Ann Wolf to hold week long camp in story writing, illustrating, and story mapping. Learn writing and drawing techniques. Create your own masterpieces!

Must be registered by Thurs, June 6th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
Eco Art with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 1-3
There are many ways we can love and help protect our planet! Using both disposable and natural materials to create beautiful pieces of art! Flowers, bottles, old clothes, sticks, newspaper, and plastic bags will transform in creative ways right before our eyes!

Must be registered by Thurs, June 6th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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June 17-21

10am-12pm
Video Game Art with Meghan Riley
Gr. 3-5
Have you ever wanted to create your favorite video game characters in real life? Make characters and tools out of different mediums. Video games featured will include Fortnite, Minecraft, Roblox, Mario & friends, as well as other Nintendo games.

Must be registered by Thurs, June 13th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
Lego-mania! with Magon Van Zee
Gr. 1-4
Lego stamping, a Lego self-portrait, and Lego rescue soap are just a few super awesome projects we will be making. Students are encouraged to bring a sandwich baggie of legos to play with and one Lego figure to be used in our "rescue soap". Let's build some Lego art!

Must be registered by Thurs, June 13th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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June 24-28

10am-12pm
The Many Stories of Dr. Suess with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 1-3
Explore the colorful and silly world of Dr. Suess! Beloved characters are coming to life as we follow along with new books each day! Your favorites like The Lorax and Horton Hears a Who are just a few of the fun books we are looking at here!

Must be registered by Thurs, June 20th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
Explore Printmaking with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 4-6
With such a long history, printmaking has been done in so many ways! We will print with everything from plastic bags to simple block prints, and we can also print on clothes! Your artists will be welcomed to bring found objects to use for printing, as well as, any clothing they would like to customize!

Must be registered by Thurs, June 20th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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July 1-3

10am-12pm
Gotta Catch’em All – Pokemon with Heidi Merrick
Gr. 1-6
Become the very best Pokemon trainer by creating fun crafts in this class! Sign up for all three days or just one or two!

Must be registered by Thurs, June 27th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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10am-12pm
Preschool Art Camp: God Bless America with Tammy Bellrichard
Ages 2-5
Happy Birthday to the Red, White & Blue!  Each day our "littlest" Americans will focus on a song that says "I LOVE THE U.S.A." Our time goes fast as we use music, paint, movement, books and fun before the day is done. Our songs will include This Land is Your Land, America the Beautiful, and God Bless America.  Each family will be making a handmade American heirloom. Parent or guardian must accompany little ones!

Must be registered by Thurs, June 27th. Class is limited to 8 students each with a minimum of 6 students.

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July 8-12

10am-12pm
The Colorful World of Eric Carle with Magon Van Zee
Gr. 1-4
Explore with the "Mixed-Up Chameleon", "A House for Hermit Crab", and many other amazing books by author Eric Carle. Use a variety of mediums with a new book each day as our focus. Sign your "Hungry Little Catapillar" up now for a colorful week of learning!

Must be registered by Wednesday, July 3rd. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
We heart BIG ART! with Magon Van Zee
Gr. 5-8
Explore a variety of mediums on a LARGER scale from our BIG HUGE WORLD using recycled materials. Paper mache masks, galaxy prints, and a large canvas piece are just a few projects we will be doing. All you have to do is bring your imagination and creative mind! 

Must be registered by Wednesday, July 3rd. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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July 15-19

10am-12pm
Lion King with Heidi Merrick
Gr. 1-3
Inspire your kiddos’ inner Simba by getting all ready for the new LIVE ACTION movie. Make masks, play games, and create other Africa-themed activities! Hakuna Matata!

Must be registered by Thurs, July 11th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
Art with Fibers with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 4-6
Fiber art includes, but is not limited to bookmaking, wet felting, hand-sewing, weaving, and dyeing fabric! This class is prefect for all little artists would love working with their hands, and exploring new and wonderful processes!

Must be registered by Thurs, July 11th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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July 22-26

10am-12pm
Where in the World? with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 1-3
People all over the world make beautiful art! “Travel" to places like Japan, Africa, Mexico, and Europe and learn how other people express themselves in creative ways!

Must be registered by Thurs, July 18th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
Let's go on a Safari! with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 1-3
We've got our bags packed, our binoculars on, and we are ready to see all the beautiful animals living in the Safari! From the big, swimming hippopotamus to the small, camouflaged bugs, there are so many wonderful things waiting to be discovered! We will even take a look at the difference between Africa and South America's safaris!

Must be registered by Thurs, July 18th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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July 29-31

10am-12pm
Preschool Art Camp: Kindness Kamp with Tammy Bellrichard
Ages 2-5
Kindness and gratitude are learned skills that our littlest "Kampers" will hone in on during Kindness Kamp. Our days will be filled with singing songs, dramatic interpretations, and creating their art....all while being thankful for our families, friends, neighbors and community.

Must be registered by Thurs, July 25th. Classes are limited to 8 students each with a minimum of 6 students.


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July 29-Aug 2

10am-12pm
Curious about Clay with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 1-3
Let's get messy with dirt! Anything is possible with clay, and here there's no end to what we can make! We will look at sculptures, pots, and planters, and more!

Must be registered by Thurs, July 25th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
Curious about Clay with Brittany Rhodes
Gr. 4-6
Let's get messy with dirt! Anything is possible with clay, and here there's no end to what we can make! We will look at sculptures, pots, and planters, and more!

Must be registered by Thurs, July 25th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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1-3pm
Do Nice, Be Kind, Spread Happy with Tammy Bellrichard
Gr. 1-4
Explore cool and quirky ways to spread a bit of happy, and release your inner ninja of niceness with some gorilla acts of goodness. From sending hugs through the mail to “planting seeds" of friendship, there’s a hero in every of kindness in everyone.

Must be registered by Thurs, July 25th. Classes are limited to 15 students each with a minimum of 7 students.

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