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2015 Summer Art Camp June 15 - July 24


“The Healdsburg Center for the Arts Summer Art Classes have given my kids exposure to art they wouldn’t receive any other way. “


Register online or in person at the Art Center

There is a 10% discount for registration and payment before June 1

For more information please email: [email protected]


JUNE 15-19 | Week One 9:30am-3:30pm   PAINTING | Kathryn Henderson | Ages 6-12If “Imitation is the highest form of flattery,” then we are going to flatter famous painters like nobody’s business!  Each day we will explore the techniques of a different artist. Subject matter will vary as will the styles of painting; watercolors, acrylics and oil pastels will be the media.We will start off with Wayne Theibaud’s still lifes celebrating cupcakes and gumballs, proceed with Van Gogh’s flowers in a vase, Diebenkorn’s landscapes, and Cezanne’s fruit, to finish with the abstracts of Pollock and Klee.COST: $280      EARLY REGISTRATION: $25Register online here

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JUNE 22-26 | Week Two9am-12 noon     ART ON FABRICS | Deborah Padrick | Ages 6-12 See what a difference it makes painting on fabric instead of paper!  Luscious colors come alive on cotton,silk and soft animal sculptures using dyes and acrylics.  One day we will tie dye so please bring to class100% white cotton items to color: pillow cases, t-shirts, socks, dish towels, whatever you want to brighten upwith the very cool look of tie-dye. | COST: $170      EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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1-4pm   A RAINBOW OF MIXED MEDIA | Deborah Padrick | Ages 6-12Every day of camp we will make a new piece of art using many different media: watercolors, oil pastels, pensand colored pencils.  The art of Northwest Coast Native Americans and Japanese brush stroke (Sumi-e)will inspire two days of our art creations. | COST: $170       EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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JUNE 29-JULY 3 | Week Three9am-12 noon   ART IN THE KITCHEN AND MORE | Lisa Phipps | Ages 6-12Students will learn how to prepare, cook, present and serve healthy meals, as well as other fun foods kidsenjoy eating.  We’ll learn about food safety, healthy eating, serving methods, nutrition and artful finalpresentation.  We will learn the concept of “farm to table” and prepare our own lunch.This class is suitable for vegetarians. | COST: $200         EARLY REGISTRATION: $180Register online here

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1pm-4pm  ARTFUL WEAVINGS | Sandra Novia | Ages 8-12We’ll learn the art of weaving and assemblage with found objects, cloth, wire and any small objects youwant to bring to the class.  We’ll create beautiful sculptures and tapestries by knowing how to weave.COST: $170       EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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JULY 6-10 | Week Four 9am-12 noon  COUNTRY ROAD, CITY STREET: DRAWING AND WATERCOLORCandy Paulson Anderson | Ages 9-12 yearsCome draw the trees, fences, barns, and animals of the country and the buildings of towns and big cities asyou learn the basics of shading and perspective. Learn how to add color and special effects with watercolorand take home amazing new works of art. | COST: $170      EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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1-4pm  FRIDA AND DIEGO | Lynn Roth | Ages 6-12Learn about the lives and artistic styles of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.  We’ll make a super mural likeDiego’s and create paintings in the weird and wonderful style of Frida.COST: $170      EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here


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JULY 13-17 | Week Five9am-12 noon  DRAWING LESSONS WITH CATS, RHINOCEROSES AND ICE CREAM CONESMeg Regelous | Ages 6-12Learn about composition, contrast, negative space vs positive space, and line weight while drawing all yourfavorite animals and ice cream cones. | COST: $170       EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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1-4pm   PLAY WITH CLAY | MEG REGELOUS | Ages 6-12This is how to have fun: make animal sculptures in clay and vases for little flowers. Make boxes for youranimals to live in. Learn how to transfer drawings you’ve made onto clay tiles. A week of playing with clay.COST: $170       EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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JULY 20-24 |  Week Six  9am-12 noon  TREE OF LIFE | Sandra Novia | Ages 8-12 | class limit 8Students will journey through the four seasons with the art of collage.  On one canvas divided into fourseasons, we will draw, paint, cut and create the elements of the changing seasons in the life of a tree.COST: $170       EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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1-4pm  FLIGHT CAMP | Lynn Roth | Ages 6-12Combine art and science and spend the week celebrating “things that fly” from bugs to kites.  With a variety ofart materials we’ll discover and celebrate the wonder of flight!  | COST $170     EARLY REGISTRATION: $153Register online here

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9am-4pm  MUSIC THEATER WORKSHOP | Kate Foley-Beining & Sandra Novia | Felta School | Ages 9-12During the week we will create an entire musical production!  In the mornings we’ll make masks, costumes andsets and in the afternoons we will write our own story line and create a theater piece with acting, singinginstrumentation and dancing!  This is an experience not to be missed.  On Friday July 24 we will perform ourpiece for family and friends from 3 to 4pm at the Felta Schoolhouse.COST:  $300      EARLY REGISTRATION: $270Register online here

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