2019 SUMMER ART CAMPS

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

​WEEK 1: JUNE 10 - 14, 2019  |  WEEK 2: JUNE 17 - 21, 2019  |  WEEK 3: JUNE 24 - 28, 2019

WEEK 4: JULY 8 - 12, 2019  |  WEEK 5: July 15 - 19, 2019

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

CAMP FEES

$85 ACYC FAMILY MEMBER  |  $95 GENERAL PUBLIC

These fees are 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.

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DOWNLOAD  |  2019 Summer Art Camp Registration Form (PDF)

Please sign and return the registration and release page to complete your child's enrollment.

Registration Deadlines

WEEK 1 | June 10 - 14, 2019 | Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 5

WEEK 2 | June 17 - 21, 2019 | Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 12

WEEK 3 | June 24 - 28, 2019 | Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 19

WEEK 4 | July 8 - 12, 2019 | Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 3

WEEK 5 | July 15 - 19, 2019 | Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 10

Summer Art Camp Schedule

WEEK 1 | JUNE 10 - 14, 2019

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Art in Nature with Kim Cash

Week 1 | June 10 – 14, 2019 | 9 AM – 12 PM

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Center for the Arts | 121 E. Main St. | Rock Hill, SC

Ages | 6+

Explore art through the beauty and diversity in nature. Create a nature journal, explore the weather, go bird watching and illustrate your favorite feathered friend, make prints of symmetrical insects, construct mini-houses for animals using natural materials, create sun prints, and make crafts from items gathered in nature. Students will explore watercolors, ink drawings, printing, and 3D construction to create artwork based on observations on nature.              

WEEK 2 | JUNE 17 - 21, 2019

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

A Passion for Still Life with Vivian McMoore

Week 2 | June 17 – 21, 2019 | 9 AM – 12 PM

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Center for the Arts | 121 E. Main St. | Rock Hill, SC

Ages | 10 - 14

Think that still life is boring? Have you ever looked at Andy Warhol’s soup cans? There’s magic in still life painting! In this class, students will improve their drawing skills, and learn to look at objects in a new way. They will create stories through the arrangement of their subjects, and draw only what is important to them. There’s so much more than meets the eye in this summer art camp.

Capturing Motion in Art with Kim Cash

Week 2 | June 17 – 21, 2019 | 1 - 4 PM

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Center for the Arts | 121 E. Main St. | Rock Hill, SC

Ages | 6+

This art really moves! Students will illustrate motion by creating kinetic paintings with rotating gears and found objects, and sculptures, including mobiles, while exploring a variety of materials, such as wire, found objects, paint, etc. in this summer art camp. 

WEEK 3 | JUNE 24 - 28, 2019

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 19, 2019

STEAM into Space with 4-H Science on the Move

Week 3 | June 24 – 28, 2019 | 9 AM – 12 PM

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Center for the Arts | 121 E. Main St. | Rock Hill, SC

Ages | 9 – 12 

What is space? Can life exist on other planets? How do we get to space, and what do we do when we get there? Explore these questions and more through art and science in this space-themed camp.                 

Computer Science & STEAM with 4-H Science on the Move

Week 3 | June 24 – 28, 2019 | 1 – 4 PM

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Center for the Arts | 121 E. Main St. | Rock Hill, SC

Ages | 9 – 12 

Discover how computer science connects to language arts, visual art, music, and dance. Computer science activities will take place both onscreen and “unplugged!”

WEEK 4 | JULY 8 – 12, 2019

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Transformation in Art with Kim Cash

Week 4 | July 8 – 12, 2019 | 9 AM – 12 PM

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Center for the Arts | 121 E. Main St. | Rock Hill, SC

Ages | 10+

Everything old is new again! Using objects that are normally thrown away, students will transform ordinary objects and materials into works of art. Create paper sculptures through origami-folding techniques, use an old shoe to create a new sculpture, learn to weave using strips cut from an old t-shirt, and recreate a scene from your favorite movie or show. Let upcycled objects spark your imagination!

WEEK 5 | JULY 15 – 19, 2019

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Exploring Sculpture with Kim Cash

Week 5 | July 15 – 19, 2019 | 9 AM – 12 PM

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Center for the Arts, 121 E. Main St | Rock Hill, SC

Ages | 6+

Discover the joy of 3D art in this fun, hands-on camp. Using clay, paper, cardboard, found objects, and yarn, students in this class will explore and create sculptural artwork inspired by mandalas, Jasper Johns, Louise Nevelson, and more!

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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

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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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