Summer Camps 2014

Firehouse Pottery & Arts – Summer Camps 2014

This year, we will have a Weekly Art Show on the Wednesday evening following weeklong camps. During this “Art Show” each artist’s work will be displayed for the admiration of parents, grandparents, etc. Artists will also be able to trade artist cards they’ll make during camp. It’s one of the highlights of the weeklong camp experience.

 

Camp Create! – On the Wild Side (Animal inspired art) At Camp Create! Kids will create a variety of projects using many different art and craft mediums.  Each week includes a clay day where campers make their own creations out of clay and paint them at the end of the week.  Other activities may include ceramic painting, acrylic painting on wood or textiles, glass fusing, paper crafts, and more!

June 23-27 –  9 am – 12pm

Ages 8-12 – Cost $80 plus $100 materials fee

 

 

Mini Camp – Calling all Spies!  Get your spy gear on!  Learn about fingerprinting, test your spy skills in our “laser” obstacle course, make your own spy-bot and much more!  Each mini-camp includes a clay day where campers make their own creations out of clay. Projects will be ready in approx. 2 weeks. Campers are invited to come back at their leisure to paint their creations with no additional charge.  Other activities may include ceramic painting, acrylic painting on wood or textiles, and paper crafts.

June 30 – July 2nd (3 days) – 10 am – 12 pm

Ages 5-8 – Cost $50 plus $45 materials fee

 

Mini Camp – Calling all Princesses!  Get your tiara on and join us for three fun filled days of princess camp.  Practice your princess wave, learn a princess dance, and join the royal parade!  Each mini-camp includes a clay day where campers make their own creations out of clay. Projects will be ready in approx. 2 weeks. Campers are invited to come back at their leisure to paint their creations with no additional charge.  Other activities may include ceramic painting, acrylic painting on wood or textiles, and paper crafts.

June 30 – July 2nd (3 days) – 1 pm – 3 pm

Ages 5-8 – Cost $50 plus $45 materials fee

 

Camp Create! – Down by the Bay (Ocean and beach inspired art) At Camp Create! Kids will create a variety of projects using many different art and craft mediums.  Each week includes a clay day where campers make their own creations out of clay and paint them at the end of the week.  Other activities may include ceramic painting, acrylic painting on wood or textiles, glass fusing, paper crafts, and more!

July 7 – 11th – 9 am – 12pm

Ages 8-12 – Cost $80 plus $100 materials fee

Camp Create! – Teen Spa Adventure  (Make creative items to pamper yourself.) At Camp Create! Kids will create a variety of projects using many different art and craft mediums.  Each week includes a clay day where campers make their own creations out of clay and paint them at the end of the week.  Other activities may include ceramic painting, acrylic painting on wood or textiles, glass fusing, paper crafts, and more!

July 14 – 18th  – 9 am – 12pm

Ages 10-16 (Teens and Preteens) – Cost $80 plus $100 materials fee

 

Messy Hands Art Adventures! – Monsters Incorporated (Art inspired by funny monsters) At Camp Messy Hands! Kids will create a variety of projects using many different art and craft mediums.  Each week includes a clay day where campers make their own creations out of clay and paint them at the end of the week.  Other activities may include ceramic painting, acrylic painting on wood or textiles, glass fusing, paper crafts, and more!

July 21st – July 25th  – 9 am – 12pm

Ages 5-10 – Cost $80 plus $100 materials fee

 

 

Camp Create! – 5 Days Around the World –Join us at Firehouse Pottery & Arts as we “travel” to five countries and learn about the style of art from each country.  We will create more than five different pieces of art.  Students will bring home a Greek vase, an Egyptian mask, an Asian sauce dish or sushi plate, and much more!

July 28st – August 1st   – 9 am – 12pm

Ages 8-12 – Cost $80 plus $100 materials fee

 

 

A Turn at the Wheel – Campers will explore the world of clay.  They will learn hand building techniques such as pinching, coils, and slabs.  Using scoring and slip, campers will add decorations to their hand build projects.  Campers will also learn how to glaze and fire a clay piece to create a once in a lifetime art project.  Each week also includes a wheel day where campers make a bowl or plate on the pottery wheel.

July 14th – July 18th 1 pm – 4 pm

July 28th – August 1 st 1 pm – 4 pm

Ages 10-16 – Cost $80 plus $100 materials fee

 

 

Adventures in Color – Come explore the amazing world of color!  Campers will start with the color wheel and have fun exploring mixing paint colors to create fantastic art.  Campers will explore how color can be used with bubbles, shaving cream, and rubbing alcohol.  From wood to canvas we will paint our world colorful!

July 7th – 11th – 1 pm – 4 pm

July 21 – July 25th 1 pm – 4 pm

Ages 9-16 – Cost $60 plus $100 materials fee

 

Please print out the camp form and bring with you on your first day of camp.

Camp-Registration