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)
Time/Date: 9 a.m–12 p.m. June 18-22
Extra-Large Expressionism (Grades 3–6)
Time/Date: 12:30–3:30 p.m. June 18-22
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.
June 25–29, Monday-Friday
Mixed Media Masters! (Grades K–6)
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!
July 9–13, Monday-Friday
Super Hero Showdown! (Grades K-6)
About the Camp: Let your little Super-Kid spend the week warding off the evils of boredom with their fellow crime fighters! Together, they’ll embark on a super journey through painting, drawing, and even making their own super hero costumes and accessories! Ka-Pow!
July 16-20, Monday-Friday
Look at That Face! (Grades 4–7)
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!
Toes in the Sand (and Paint!) (K–Grade 2)
Time/Date: 12:30–3:30 p.m. July 16–20
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!
August 6-10, Monday-Friday
Art Around the World (K–Grade 2)
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!
Acrylic Textures and Mixed Media Design with Sewing Machines (Grades 3–6)
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!
August 13-17, Monday-Friday
Magical Safari Adventure! (Grades K-6)
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.