Summer Camps 2018

Since going mobile, My Art Shed is proud to be offering camps at La Jolla Country Day School and EB Scripps Elementary. Please use the link below each camp to sign up.

June 18–22, Monday-Friday

Not from This Planet: Creativity Knows No Boundaries! (K–Grade 2)
Marble Painting with Shaving Cream!

Time/Date: 9 a.m–12 p.m. June 18-22

Price: $275
Location: La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee AvenueLa Jolla, CA 92037
About the camp: Night skies, extraterrestrial architecture and interplanetary mayhem are just the beginning of this far-flung camp! Put your out-of-this-world designs on paper and canvas and then bring them to life by building with re-purposed objects and found materials.
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Extra-Large Expressionism (Grades 3–6)
Kandinsky Expressionist Art

Time/Date: 12:30–3:30 p.m. June 18-22

Price: $275
Location: La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee AvenueLa Jolla, CA 92037

About the Camp: Learn about the Expressionist artists who broke away from the traditional and dove headfirst into the world of color and emotion. Express your inner being in technicolor and larger-than-life scale while learning about balance, texture, color-mixing and a variety of BIG painting techniques.

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June 25–29, Monday-Friday

Mixed Media Masters! (Grades K–6)
Time/Date: 9-3pm (Half days: 9-12pm or 12-3pm)
Price: Full Day Week: $330, Half Day Week: $165
Location: EB Scripps Elementary, 11778 Cypress Canyon Rd, San Diego, CA 92131

About the Camp:  Get inspired by Famous Artwork from the Impressionists through Contemporary Artists. Create a multitude of beautiful masterpieces of your own using everything from paint, pencils, clay, recycled materials, found objects and so much more. Splatter paint like Jackson Pollock, build inventions like Leonardo Da Vinci and make everyday objects into Pop-Art like Andy Warhol!

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July 9–13, Monday-Friday

Magical Safari Adventure! (Grades K-6)
Time/Date: 9-3pm (Half days: 9-12pm or 12-3pm)
Price: Full Day Week: $330, Half Day Week: $165
Location: EB Scripps Elementary, 11778 Cypress Canyon Rd, San Diego, CA 92131

About the Camp: See the world through the eyes of a phoenix, make a nest from nothing but feathers, twigs and fairy dust, and paint a sunset sky that is every color of the rainbow.  This exciting camp will guide your child through different projects that will incorporate painting, drawing, crafting and mixed-media while learning how to depict magical animals from the world around them.

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July 16-20, Monday-Friday

Look at That Face! (Grades 4–7)
Self Portraits
Time/Date: 9 a.m–12 p.m. July 16–20
Price: $275
Location: La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee AvenueLa Jolla, CA 92037

About the Camp: Learn how to observe and render faces, both human and animal! Use pencil, charcoal and watercolor paints, and learn the basic structure of faces, how to use shading and light to create realistic skin (and fur), and how to produce beautiful portraits of yourself and your loved ones!

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 Toes in the Sand (and Paint!) (K–Grade 2)
Beach Umbrella

Time/Date: 12:30–3:30 p.m. July 16–20

Price: $275
Location: La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee AvenueLa Jolla, CA 92037

About the Camp: Beat the heat, get messy and have fun while learning how to paint and create beach landscapes, underwater animals and summer sunsets. Draw with pastels and charcoal, paint with watercolor and acrylics, all while taking a dip into your unique imagination!

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August 6-10, Monday-Friday

Art Around the World (K–Grade 2)
Egypt – Art Around the World
Time/Date: 9 a.m–12 p.m. August 6–10
Price: $275
Location: La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee AvenueLa Jolla, CA 92037

About the Camp: Journey with us as we encounter different cultures and explore what art means to people across the world. Paint, draw and craft as we explore and are influenced by the art of Japan, France, Africa, Egypt and Australia—all without leaving the classroom!

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Acrylic Textures and Mixed Media Design with Sewing Machines (Grades 3–6)
Sewing Machines making beautiful Art!
Time/Date: 12:30–3:30 p.m. August 6–10
Price: $275
Location: La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee AvenueLa Jolla, CA 92037

About the Camp:  Discover ways to use paint, embroidery techniques and sewing machines to create mixed media art projects. Use photographs, paper, fabrics, acrylic mediums and paint to create beautiful greeting cards, handmade books and mixed media art pieces!

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