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Summer Camps

June 4 - August 17

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Mini Masters’ Camps (Ages 3 - 5)

The Mini Masters’ Program here at Emerge Gallery & Art Center caters to children ages 3 to 5. This is a drop off camp program. Camp activities introduce young children to all areas of art including pottery, painting, drawing, and more! We ask that all children enrolling in the camps be potty trained. Please note: Children are separated into classes by age, when possible.

Emerging Artist Camps (Grade K - 5)

The Emerging Artist Program at Emerge Gallery & Art Center offers children grades K - 5 the opportunity to experience the world of art through fun, interactive programs including activities such as movie making, claymation, music videos, painting, potter’s wheel, printmaking, photography, and much more! Please note: Children are separated into classes by age, when possible.


Advanced youth Camps (Grade 6 and up)
The Advanced Youth Program at Emerge is a great opportunity for “tweens” and teenagers to expand their knowledge and expertise in various areas of fine art. We pride ourselves on high-quality, hands-on activities not capable in most schools such as metal design, potter’s wheel techniques, alternative photography, painting with advanced methods & materials, film editing, and more. Participants will be separated by age when necessary. Youth Camps are opportunities for youth to immerse themselves in the art area of their choice. Participants will work on in-depth art projects in the set area.

July 9 - 13

MINI MASTERS' CAMPS Ages 3 to 5 

Morning Camp    

Out of this World

9am until 12noon         

This camp is great for a child who loves art and science. They will explore the galaxy and all of its wonders, all while creating masterpieces of the things they discover. Participants will explore a variety of mediums such as
painting, mixed media, and sculpture.

Ages: 3 to 5 (must be potty trained)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  MM-05 

Afternoon camps available for grades K and up.

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Emerging Artist CAMPS grade k - 5

Morning Camp    

Pop, Paper, Scissors!

9am until 12noon         

Sculpture, metal design, printmaking, and more! POP IT GOES! This camp is all about making it POP! Pop-up books, awesome art and science experiments, the creation of one-of-a-kind toys, and more! Participants will create a working erupting volcano or creature, a pop-up book, and more!

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-13

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Afternoon Camp   

Mud Camp

1pm until 4pm

Does your child love pottery? Let your kids get their hands dirty this week as we dive into the clay medium! Don’t worry, it washes out. Learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel and construct clay sculptures while learning techniques such as coiling, slabs, glazing, and molding. We will no doubt have a messy good time!

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-14 

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All Day Camp - July 9 - 13
Emerging Artists

9am until 4pm

Sign up your child for both the morning camp, “Pop, Paper, Scissors!” and the afternoon camp “Mud Camp,” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch for your child.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number of children accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  EA-15 

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Advanced Youth CAMPS grade 6 & up

Morning Camp

Good Dirt for the Garden: Handbuilding with Clay

9am until 12noon         

Campers will utilize clay as they create one-of-a-kind, complex sculptures utilizing a variety of handbuilding
techniques and glazing applications. Participants will create unique birdbaths, garden ornaments, and more.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-13 

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Afternoon Camp    

A Little Bit of Everything: 5 Days, 5 Projects

1pm until 4pm

Campers will get a chance to whet their appetite with all aspects of art! 5 days and 5 projects! Each day will feature a new artwork and medium including clay, painting, metals & more!

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-14 

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All Day Camp - July 9 - 13

Advanced Youth 

9am until 4pm

Sign up for both the morning camp, “Good Dirt for the Garden: Handbuilding with Clay” and the afternoon camp “A Little Bit of Everything: 5 Days, 5 Projects,” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch. *We ask that all advanced art camp all day participants remain at our facility during the lunch hour. We do not allow participants to leave our facility without written permission.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  AY-15 

REGISTER HERE

July 16 - 20

MINI MASTERS' CAMPS Ages 3 to 5 

Morning Camp   

The Wheel Makes the World Go Round 

9am until 12noon         

Youngsters get lost in the creative process when the pottery wheel begins to spin! Each day will be spent discovering the connection between hands and clay, learning about centering, and making vessels and bowls. They will also have be able to paint underglaze on their creations. Time allowing, participants will dive into other mediums as well.

Ages: 3 to 5 (must be potty trained)
Spaces Available: 20
Cost: $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE: MM-06

Afternoon camps available for grades K and up.

REGISTER HERE


Emerging Artist CAMPS grade k - 5 

Morning Camp  

Imagine. Create. Animate. - A Claymation Camp

9am until 12noon         

This camp is perfect for the budding filmmaker! Participants will explore the world of stop motion animation and work as part of a team as they explore other animation techniques like claymation and “humanimation”. At the end of the week, the kids will have created a film to share with family and friends. Films will be mailed out within two weeks of the conclusion of camp.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20
Cost: $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE: EA-16 

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Afternoon Camp    

Eco Art

1pm until 4pm

Sometimes you don’t have to look far to find inspiration! Learn about artists like Robert Rauschenberg, Marcel Duchamp and Julian Shnabel who became famous for using broken, found, and everyday objects in their artwork. In this camp, participants will up-cycle common items into spectacular art of your own through assemblage, painting and sculpture.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-17 

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All Day Camp - July 16 - 20

Emerging Artist  

9am until 4pm

Sign up your child for both the morning camp, “Imagine. Create. Animate. - A Claymation Camp” and the afternoon camp “Eco Art,” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch for your child.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number of children accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  EA-18 

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Advanced Youth CAMPS grade 6 & up

Morning Camp

Picture Perfect: An Introduction to Photography 

9am until 12noon

This intro level camp teaches the basics of black and white photography and digital photography. Techniques
including composition, exposure, film processing and darkroom techniques. Digital photography techniques
including Adobe Photoshop will be covered as well. No special equipment is required. If students wish to bring their own camera (any point and shoot is fine), this is fine. Emerge also has point and shoot cameras available for use.

Grades 6 & up 
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $85 for members of Emerge, $125 for non-members
REG CODE:  AY-16

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Afternoon Camp

Art Sampler

1pm - 4pm

Campers will get a chance to whet their appetite with all aspects of art! 5 days and 5 projects! Each day will feature a new artwork and medium including clay, painting, metals & more!

Grades 6 & up  
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $85 for members of Emerge, $125 for non-members
REG CODE:  AY-17

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All Day Camp - July 16 - 20

Advanced Youth

9am - 4pm

Sign up for both the morning camp, “Picture Perfect: An Introduction to Photography” and the afternoon camp “Art Sampler” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch. *We ask that all advanced art camp all day participants remain at our facility during the lunch hour. We do not allow participants to leave our facility without written permission.

Grades 6 & up 
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members
REG CODE:  AY-18

REGISTER HERE

July 23 - 27

MINI MASTERS' CAMPS Ages 3 to 5 

Morning Camp   

Pirate and Princess Art Adventures

9am until 12noon         

Ahoy Maties! Sea what your little one can be as we explore the big blue. Sea princesses, fish, treasure, sand and more will be common themes in camp this week as we delve into working with clay, photography, sculpture, drawing, painting and more! Pirates make arrrt too, you know!

Time: 9am until 12pm
Ages: 3 to 5 (must be potty trained)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  MM-06 

Afternoon camps available for grades K and up.

4 Spots Available

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Emerging Artist CAMPS grade k - 5

Morning Camp    

Print and Press On

9am until 12noon         

Campers will make a lasting impression on the world through art! This camp is a mixture of drawing and printmaking. Alternative printmaking and stamp making will be explored. Techniques will be combined to create a masterpiece!

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-19 

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Afternoon Camp 

Van Gogh in Dough

1pm until 4pm

Let your children make their own impression in this world! Sign up for this great clay camp, as participants will and build work using coil, slab, and molding ceramic techniques to explore the art of Van Gogh through the media of clay and ceramics.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-20

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All Day Camp - July 23 - 27

Emerging Artists 

9am until 4pm

Sign up your child for both the morning camp, “Print and Press” and the afternoon camp “Van Gogh in Dough,” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch for your child.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number of children accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  EA-21 

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Advanced Youth Camp grade 6 & up

Morning Camp    

Small Sculptures: Metal Design

9am until 12noon         

This camp is Metal Design 101 for those students interested in making small-scale metal sculptures. Participants will design and create one-of-a- kind sculptures using metal design techniques including soldering and cold connections.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-19

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Afternoon Camp 

Turn and Burn: A Potter's Wheel Camp

1pm until 4pm

It is true that the potter’s wheel is mesmerizing and magical. We offer this camp to those who want intensive time on the potter’s wheel. Instruction on centering, pulling, trimming, finishing, and glazing. All pots are high-fired in our kilns and are food safe.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-20

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All Day Camp - July 23 - 27 
Advanced Youth

9am until 4pm

Sign up for both the morning camp, “Small Sculptures: Metal Design” and the afternoon camp “Turn and Burn: A Potter's Wheel Camp” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch. *We ask that all advanced art camp all day participants remain at our facility during the lunch hour. We do not allow participants to leave our facility without written permission.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  AY-21 

REGISTER HERE

July 30 - August 3

MINI MASTERS' CAMPS Ages 3 to 5 

Morning Camp    

Wild Things

9am until 12noon         

Let creativity run wild as campers create all kinds of animals both real and mythical – from your favorite fourlegged creatures to fantastical beasts. They will use slab, pinch, and coil techniques to make animal masks, pots, and sculptures as well as houses and habitats for their furry, feathered or magical friends.

Ages: 3 to 5 (must be potty trained)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  MM-08 

Afternoon camps available for grades K and up.

REGISTER HERE


Emerging Artist CAMPS grade k - 5

Morning Camp    

Rock Out - Create, Film & Star in a Group Music Video 

9am until 12noon         

Back by popular demand! It’s time to ROCK OUT here at Emerge! Participants will create every aspect of their very own music video. Children will create their costumes, construct backdrops, sets, and more! Participants will also act as directors as they arrange and film these musical masterpieces. A mix of filmmaking, music, and theatrer! Monday - Wednesday will be used tow work on choreography and props. Thursday and Friday will be used to film their videos. Time willing, participants will create artwork to accompany their videos including
rock star posters, video covers,and more! All participants will receive a copy of their film within two weeks of camp.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-22 

FULL


Afternoon Camp 

Hand and Wheel

1pm until 4pm

Wheel Throwing, Handbuilding and Sculpture - Let your kids get their hands dirty this summer and have a great time doing it! Participants in this awesome camp will work on coil, slab, and molding ceramic techniques, as well as spend time working on the wheel.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-23

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All Day Camp - July 30 - August 3 

Emerging Artist 

9am until 4pm

Sign up your child for both the morning camp, “Rock Out - Create, Film & Star in a Group Music Video” and the afternoon camp “Hand and Wheel,” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch for your child.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number of children accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  EA-24

Closed


Advanced Youth grade 6 & up

Morning Camp   

Reinventing the Wheel 

9am until 12noon         

Review basic wheel throwing techniques, and explore how to make shapes other than the typical round forms made on the potter’s wheel. Create ovals, squares, and fun funky shapes! Experiment with stacking, stretching, and cutting wheel thrown forms to create your own crazy and interesting objects.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-22 

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Afternoon Camp    

Painting: Acrylic and Watercolor

1pm until 4pm

Acrylic and watercolor are both painting mediums, but are very different from each other! Participants will work with instructor to relay their creative ideas into works of art on canvas and watercolor paper! Students with previous experience will work with instructors to problem solve and refine their skills.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-23

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All Day Camp - July 30 - August 3

Advanced Youth 

9am until 4pm

Sign up for both the morning camp, “Reinventing ” and the afternoon camp “Painting: Acrylic and Watercolor” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch. *We ask that all advanced art camp all day participants remain at our facility during the lunch hour. We do not allow participants to leave our facility without written permission.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  AY-24

REGISTER HERE

August 6 - 10

MINI MASTERS' CAMPS Ages 3 to 5 

Morning Camp  

Jump stART

9am until 12noon         

Do you want to have a well-rounded child? Art has been proven to help children exceed in all other areas of academics. Get a jump-stART in this unique cross curriculum camp in which academic skills are reinforced
through fine art. Children will explore the worlds of pottery, painting, drawing, printmaking, and much more.

Ages: 3 to 5 (must be potty trained)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  MM-09

Afternoon camps available for grades K and up.

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Emerging Artist camps Ages 6 to 10

Morning Camp    

All Fired Up! A Potter's Wheel & Handbuilding Camp

9am until 12noon         

During this camp, your child will start their wheels and there begins a fueling passion for pottery. They will explore wheel work and handbuilding as they concentrate on the basic skills and fundamentals of clay.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-25

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Afternoon Camp 

Primed to Paint

9am until 12noon         

This is the perfect camp for the child that expresses interest in learning more about the arts. Participants will receive indepth instruction in the basics of fine art. A good deal of the camp will enforce the fundamentals of painting and drawing as well as the 7 elements of design.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-26

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All Day Camp - August 6 - 10

Emerging Artist Camp 

9am until 12noon         

Sign up your child for both the morning camp, “All Fired Up! A Potter's Wheel & Handbuilding Camp” and the afternoon camp “Primed to Paint,” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch for your child.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number of children accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  EA-27

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Advanced Youth grade 6 & Up

All Day Camp - August 6 - 10

Stop Motion Filmmaking - All Day Camp

9am until 4pm         

Filmmaking for Teens! Claymation & Toymation- This class is perfect for the budding filmmaker! Participants
develop and create every aspect of their very own film. Participants will explore the world of stop animation. We will be using polymer clay to create their own characters as well as utilizing movable toys. The class covers character creation and development, story development and storyboards, movement, and photography. (Children will be grouped by age and taught at a skill and pace level sufficient for their needs.) Please note: This class stresses teamwork and participants are expected to work in groups on their films. Monday – Thursday will be used to create films. Friday will be used to create artwork to accompany their films including movie posters, movie covers, and more. All participants will receive a copy of their film within two weeks of camp. Due to the time required for films, this camp is an all day, all week camp.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $195 for emerge members, $235 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-25

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August 13 - 17

MINI MASTERS' CAMPS Ages 3 to 5 

Morning Camp 

 Functional Pots for Tots 

9am until 12noon         

This is the week of budding potters to get their hands in the clay. This week will include a variety of functional pottery projects. Campers will create one of- a-kind clay pieces and decorate them with underglazes and textures. We’ll even see how clay spins on the wheel for some hands-on gooey fun.

Ages: 3 to 5 (must be potty trained)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  MM-10

Afternoon camps available for grades K and up.

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Emerging Artist Camps grade k - 5

Morning Camp    

Metallic Madness

9am until 12noon         

Sculpture, Metal Design, and more! Metallic Madness is perfect for any child that loves the shiny world of art! Participants will work on a variety of projects including wearables, key chains, money clips, and much more. Older participants will even get to experience the metal design studio as they learn how real metalsmiths work, and even trying it for themselves.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-28

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Afternoon Camp

Paint Lab

1pm until 4pm

Immerse your young artists in the world of the masters! Participants will be introduced to well known artists and create projects inspired by their works. Activities will include: painting, drawing, sketching, mixed media, and more!

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  EA-29 

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All Day Camp - August 13 - 17

Emerging Artists 

9am until 4pm

Sign up your child for both the morning camp, “Metallic Madness” and the afternoon camp “Paint Lab,” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is included in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch for your child.

Grades K - 5 (Children will be divided into age appropriate classes)
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number of children accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  EA-30

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Advanced Youth Camps grade 6 & up

Morning Camp   

Design and Mediums

9am until 12noon

Participants will focus on the 7 elements of design – space, shape, form, texture, line, color, and value while delving into various mediums such as clay handbuilding, acrylics, watercolor and a dabble of oils.

Grades 6 & up

Spaces Available: 20 

Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-26

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Afternoon Camp 

Art on Canvas: Painting, Drawing, and Mixed Media

1pm until 4pm

Learn and explore in a fun, comfortable and educational setting. Campers will work with a local artist, exercising their painting and drawing skills. Students will also learn about combining different media to create a work of art that is wall-worthy.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost:  $85 for emerge members, $125 for emerge non-members
REG CODE:  AY-27 

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Al Day Camp - August 13 - 17

Advanced Youth 

9am until 4pm

Sign up for both the morning camp, “Design and Mediums” and the afternoon camp “Art on Canvas: Painting, Drawing, and Mixed Media” with this all day option. Lunch bunch is include in all day camp packages. Please be sure to pack a bagged lunch. *We ask that all advanced art camp all day participants remain at our facility during the lunch hour. We do not allow participants to leave our facility without written permission.

Grades 6 & up
Spaces Available: 20 
Cost: $195 for members of Emerge, $235 for non-members (Number accepted depends upon morning & afternoon enrollment. Register early to ensure your spot)
REG CODE:  AY-28 

REGISTER HERE