SUMMER ART CAMP 2015
Explore, discover, create and have fun in Memphis College of Art’s Summer Art Camp. We offer accomplished teaching artists, small class sizes, flexible schedules, a variety of media and excellent facilities. Classes range from exploratory creative expression to rigorous investigation of design principles. We are committed to nurturing children’s love for creating art, whatever their age, interest or skill level may be.
- Learn visual art skills
- Explore your creativity
- Discover new media
- Create your own works of art
- Join a community of artists
- Gain the confidence to express yourself
- Show your work in the Summer Showcase
- Make new friends
- Have fun!
Summer Art Camp provides…
- Experienced degree-holding art educators
- 1:8 adult/student ratio
- Flexible class schedules with lots of class choices
- A supportive creative community
- A variety of inspiring media
- Excellent college studios
- Supplies and equipment
- An artists’ showcase and reception in our Main Gallery
We offer flexible scheduling, with week-long sessions and morning and afternoon classes. Campers can attend half day (morning or afternoon) or full day. Extended care is also available before and after camp hours for an additional fee.
Morning: 9 a.m.–noon
Afternoon: 1–4 p.m.
Full day: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Extended care mornings: 8–9 a.m.
Extended care afternoons: 4–5 p.m.
Our instructors are trained artists who love teaching and sharing the joy of art-making with others. Summer Art Camp instructors have earned at least a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and some hold higher degrees and/or teaching certificates. Most classes also have a dedicated teaching assistant, making the adult/child ratio no greater than 1 to 8. All Summer Art Camp administrators, instructors and staff are carefully screened and subjected to a nationwide background check.
Full-day tuition: $340/week
Half-day tuition: $170/week
Tuition includes supplies and equipment, except where noted in the class description.
Mornings: 8–9 a.m.: $25/week
Afternoons: 4–5 p.m.: $25/week
Morning and Afternoon: $50/week
Don’t miss our fabulous Summer Art Camp Showcase! We’ll select one piece of artwork from each camper to display in our Main Gallery. Families are invited to view the show at any time, but a reception in honor of our young artists will be held at the close of the exhibition. We hope you can attend.
Rust Hall, Main Gallery
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. and Sunday, noon – 4 p.m.
Closing Reception: Sunday, July 26, 2–4 p.m.
We are happy to provide additional information or answer any questions you may have about Summer Art Camp. Please call (901) 272-5142 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need our assistance.
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday, May 25: Memorial Day
Wednesday, June 3: Staff Training
Friday, July 3: Independence Day