Announcing Summer Arts Camp at the Coral Springs Museum of Art
Published on March 29, 2022
Coral Springs, FL — Area youth and teens will be able to take part in the Coral Springs Museum of Art’s annual summer art camps, featuring on-site art projects and instruction this June - August.
Students ages 5 to 17 wanting to be a part of this summer’s Art camps should come with minds that are ready to “be creative and have fun” said Museum Director Jill Brown. She stated that “This is the second year for all day cultural camps and teen camps, and it will be a great time,” she said. “We are so glad to be able to offer an in-person experience and still be safe in our museum setting.”
Summer camp kicks off on June 13th and runs for two weeks. The museum is offering ART stART ½ day morning camps for ages 5/6-year-old. Campers will get the opportunity to discover a variety of techniques and materials while having fun!
Teens ages 13-17 will have ½ day intensive studios where they will focus on a particular media, for example pottery, painting/drawing etc. Teens they will work with teaching artist to refine their interest and skills and learn new tips and techniques. This is open to students of all skill levels and interests
Cultural Camps for ages 7-12 are all day camps based on the following themes:
Session A: June 13- June 24, no camp June 20 Jaw-Dropping Japan: Due to Japan’s long stretch in isolation from the outside world, it formed a distinct culture inspired by its beautiful island. Discover Japan’s rich visual history from Cherry Blossom Trees and woodblock prints to Anime and the bright lights Modern Tokyo in this exciting camp!
Session B: June 27- July 8, no camp July 4 Awesome Australia: Are you ready to go down-under? Take a journey into the outback with the kangaroos and koalas and learn about Aboriginal art and the Great Barrier Reef. Join us on this exploration into the continent of Australia!
Session C: July 11-July 22 Super Scandinavia: Whether you like castles and dragons or princesses and Vikings, this camp is for you! From their woodcarving, to intricate knotwork, to depictions of fantastic animals, enjoy exploring the unique and iconic culture of the Scandinavians!
Session D: July 25 – August 5 Magnificent Mexico: Take a trip through time, from the ancient art of the Maya and Aztec to modern day murals and mosaics! Explore Mexico’s vibrant parades, piñatas, and even talk tacos! Learn all about this rich culture and discover the marvels of Mexico!
Students in cultural camps will rotate to three different studios a day, pottery, painting/drawing and mixed media. This allows the camps to have a variety of experience and try different things. At the end of the session there will be a family art show for the kids.
For more questions regarding summer camp and to register please visit the museum during business hours, call 954-340-5000 or go online. We look forward to seeing you and having a creative summer!
Coral Springs Museum of Art - Inside the Center for the Arts
2855A Coral Springs Drive
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Registration for the event is not required and Masks are encouraged but optional.
ABOUT THE MUSEUM
What began late in 1996 as a City project to build a comprehensive recreation and community center, soon turned into The Coral Springs Center for the Arts – a performance theater and art museum. Housed in the impressive 30,000 square foot center for the arts building is the equally impressive Coral Springs Museum of Art which was incorporated in January of 1997.
To engage and connect our diverse communities with dynamic exhibits, exceptional art education, stimulating specialty programs and inspired events to ignite cultural enrichment.
Learn more, coralspringsmuseum.org