2018 SUMMER

ART CAMPS

& CLASSES

FOR KIDS

CENTER FOR THE ARTS
121 East Main Street  |  Rock Hill, SC 29730
 

SUMMER ART CAMPS

General Information

​WEEK 1: JUNE 11 - 15, 2018   |   WEEK 2: JUNE 18 - 22, 2018   |   WEEK 3: JUNE 25 - 29, 2018

WEEK 4: JULY 9 - 13, 2018  |  WEEK 5: JULY 16 - 20, 2018

Morning sessions: 9 AM - 12 PM   |   Afternoon sessions: 1 PM - 4 PM

CAMP FEES

$85 ACYC FAMILY MEMBER  |  $95 GENERAL PUBLIC

This fee is non-negotiable and non-refundable.

The health information form on the online registration page is optional.

If you have a current Family Membership with the Arts Council of York County, the discount will be applied immediately.

Donate to become a member, today!



Students will have a 10-15 minute break during each session. Juice or lemonade will be provided by the Arts Council. Snacks are not provided, but, students are welcome to bring them from home. Due to an increase in nut allergies, please send snacks that are peanut free. A good resource for nut-free snacks may be found at SnackSafely.com, though it is always best to read the labels of the snacks to ensure that each product's ingredients and processing have not changed.

SUMMER ART CAMP REGISTRATION DEADLINES

WEEK 1 | June 11 - 15, 2018 | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2018 | 12 NOON

WEEK 2 | June 18 - 22, 2018 | MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2018 | 12 MIDNIGHT

WEEK 3 | June 25 - 29, 2018 | MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2018 | 12 MIDNIGHT

WEEK 4 | July 9 - 13, 2018 | MONDAY, JULY 2, 2018 | 12 MIDNIGHT

WEEK 5 | July 16 - 20, 2018 | MONDAY, JULY 9, 2018 | 12 MIDNIGHT

SUMMER ART CAMP SCHEDULE
Mosaics with Katherine Petke

Mosaics with Katherine Petke

WEEK 1

Stepping stones, wall art, coasters and more. Let your imagination lead the way as you use papers, seeds, glass and tiles to make mosaics. Nonconventional use of common materials is encouraged! Experimentation with materials is a must. Several new techniques will be taught daily.

June 11 - 15, 2018

9 AM - 12 PM

Registration Deadline | Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Ages 10+

Tie-Dye Everything with Katherine Petke

Tie-Dye Everything with Katherine Petke

WEEK 2

Experiment with color by learning the art of tie-dyeing a masterpiece! In this class, students will learn about the color wheel and all its possible color combinations, and will learn how to create the different patterns and designs that can only be created through tie dyeing. Each child will need to bring two white t-shirts to the class.

June 18 - 22, 2018

9 AM - 12 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, June 11, 2018

Ages 10+

FUNctional Pottery with Katherine Petke

FUNctional Pottery with Katherine Petke

WEEK 3

Spend your morning getting dirty without getting into trouble while learning the “pinch” method to build cups and bowls, trivets, sea creatures, and more. Give your work some color – accentuate the positive with paint and glaze with food safe materials. Select pieces will be fired, and will be ready to pick up the following week at Downtown Artistry at the Gettys Center, 201 E. Main St., 1st Floor.

June 25 - 29, 2018

9 AM - 12 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, June 18, 2018

Ages 10+

Exploring Drawing with Kim Cash

Exploring Drawing with Kim Cash

WEEK 4

Learn how to see with an artist's eye and draw using traditional techniques involving perspective, proportion, and value while developing your own artistic style and voice. Create drawings based on first-hand observations, still life, portrait and figure drawing, and landscape/cityscape using traditional drawing materials such as graphite, oil pastels, and charcoal.

July 9 - 13, 2018

9 AM - 12 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, July 2, 2018

Ages 11 - 14

Art, Naturally with Angie Clinton

Art, Naturally with Angie Clinton

WEEK 5

Stamp your passport with a different activity daily as you explore a different project each day in this eclectic art camp. Learn new techniques as you paint a fluorescent zebra, fields of colorful poppies, and multi-media sandy, summer beach scenes. Create quirky animals, and explore patterns as they occur in nature.

July 16 - 20, 2018

9 AM - 12 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, July 9, 2018

Ages 6 - 8

Polymer Clay Food Jewelry with Ciera Hunt

Polymer Clay Food Jewelry with Ciera Hunt

WEEK 1

You can play with your food in this camp! Create adorable handmade polymer clay charms that look just like your favorite treats - burgers, donuts, pizza, ice cream cones, and chocolate chip cookies. Perfect for charm bracelets, earrings, and necklaces.

June 11 - 15, 2018

1 - 4 PM

Registration Deadline | Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Ages 8+

All About Color! with Mary Andrews

All About Color! with Mary Andrews

WEEK 2

Students explore the colors around them - in everyday life and in different works of art, including pieces by famous artists. Activities include color mixing, viewing art, and "color hikes" where students look for colors in outdoor surroundings and in various art exercises. Projects include drawing, collage, and painting a complete acrylic landscape on canvas.

June 18 - 22, 2018

1 - 4 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, June 11, 2018

Ages 6 - 9

Classical Drawing with Mary Andrews

Classical Drawing with Mary Andrews

WEEK 3

Drawing realistically can be a real challenge. In this camp, students learn how to draw using tried and true methods used by the masters while exploring the elements of shape, shading, composition, drawing texture.

June 25 - 29, 2018

1 - 4 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, June 18, 2018

Ages 6 - 9

Exploring Art Through Nature with Mary Andrews

Exploring Art Through Nature with Mary Andrews

WEEK 4

Explore art through the beauty and diversity in nature. View art made from natural sources, draw wildlife, paint the phases of the moon, and make crafts from items gathered in nature.

July 9 - 13, 2018

1 - 4 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, July 2, 2018

Ages 6 - 9

Polymer Clay Food Jewelry with Ciera Hunt

Polymer Clay Food Jewelry with Ciera Hunt

WEEK 5

You can play with your food in this camp! Create adorable handmade polymer clay charms that look just like your favorite treats - burgers, donuts, pizza, ice cream cones, and chocolate chip cookies. Perfect for charm bracelets, earrings, and necklaces.

July 16 - 20, 2018

1 - 4 PM

Registration Deadline | Monday, July 9, 2018

Ages 8+

ART CLASSES FOR KIDS

General Information

KIDS ART CLASSES | SUMMER SATURDAYS

2nd & 4th SATURDAYS

June 9, 2018  |  June 23, 2018  |  July 14, 2018  |  July 28, 2018

TIME  |  10 AM - 12 PM

SUMMER SATURDAYS ART CLASS FEE  |  $30, no member discounts

This fee is non-negotiable and non-refundable.

KIDS ART CLASSES | SUMMER WEEKDAYS

June 9, 2018  |  June 23, 2018  |  July 14, 2018  |  July 28, 2018

TIME

Ages 5 - 8  |  9 AM - 12 PM

Ages 9 - 19  |  1 - 4 PM

SUMMER WEEKDAYS ART CLASS FEE  |  $55, no member discounts

This fee is non-negotiable and non-refundable.

Interested in half-day, weeklong Summer Art Camps for Kids? Visit our 2018 Summer Art Camp page for the complete schedule.

KIDS' ART CLASS SCHEDULE
SUMMER ART CAMPS AND CLASSES ARE SPONSORED BY
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COMMUNITY PARTNERS

HOURS
 
Center for the Arts

Monday – Thursday | 9 AM - 6 PM*

*Open from 5 - 6 PM by appointment 
Friday | 9 AM - 5 PM
2nd & 4th weekends each month:
Saturday | 10 AM - 2 PM
Sunday | 2 - 4 PM

 

Gettys Art Center

Monday – Friday | 9 AM - 5 PM

CLOSED

 

New Year's Day | Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Easter Monday | Memorial Day

Independence Day | Labor Day

Thanksgiving Thursday & Friday

Christmas Eve | Christmas Day | Boxing Day

Affiliate & Artist Member Login

The Arts Council of York County is headquartered in Old Town Rock Hill. Downtown Rock Hill is a state-recognized Cultural District in South Carolina.

 

Support for this project is provided by the SC Arts Commission (which receives funding from the NEA), Rock Hill Accommodations Tax Grant Fund, York County Accommodations & Hospitality Tax,  the ACYC Annual Campaign, and Comporium Communications.  For visitors information including lodging, contact the York County Visitors Center at 888-702-1320.

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