2017 SUMMER YOUTH ART CAMPS with Educator Holly Pittman


  • Beckley Art Center 600 Johnstown Road Beckley, WV 25801

NEW this year: Three Camp Offerings Based On Child's Grade Levels.

EXTENDED DEADLINE! Signing up is simple! Fill out the attached Registration Form and make payment before JUNE 30th to save your spot! We accept cash, credit card and checks.

GROOVY GRADE SCHOOL (3 Days): Monday, July 10, Wednesday, July 12, and Friday July 14

9 AM - NOON (9 hours of instruction) Fee: $90 per child

Mixed media art activities designed for children entering grades 1-5. Students will meet for three 3-hour blocks of time to explore the artwork of Japan, Navaho Country, Mexico, and American Pop Art. * Japanese fans, watercolor birds, painted rocks, sugar skulls, paper weaving, paper art, painting project, and a lot more! All supplies included!

Maximum number of campers: 20

MARVELOUS MIDDLE SCHOOL (2 Days): Tuesday, July 11 & Thursday, July 13

9AM - 2PM (10 hours of instruction) Fee: $100

Hands-on art activities that are paired with educational mini-lessons on artists and art genres from Japan, Navaho Country, Mexico, and American Pop Art. Students entering grades 6-8 will meet for two 5-hour blocks of time. *Origami, Masks, Picasso & Cubism, Weaving, Yarn and String Art, Painting Project, and a lot more! All supplies included! BONUS: Boxed lunches will be provided for middle school students, or they can bring a packed lunch with them.

Maximum number of campers: 20

TERRIFIC TEENS (5 Days): Monday, July 10 - Friday, July 14

2:30 PM - 5 PM (12.5 hours of instruction) Fee: $125

Advanced-level instruction in Japanese Art, Navaho Art, Mexican Art, and American Pop Art. Students entering grades 9-12 will meet for five 2.5-hour sessions. *Advanced Origami and Paper Art, Plaster of Paris Mask Making and Decorating, Tapestry Weavings and Yarn Art, Painting Project and a lot more! All supplies included! BONUS: Teens will have the opportunity to paint a MURAL as part of a Community Art Project in downtown Beckley. On Saturday, July 15, teens and their families are invited to an afternoon Cook Out at an area park. Details will be given to participants on Monday, July 10!

Maximum number of campers: 25

To register, call the Beckley Art Center at 304-253-9226 Wednesday - Saturday 11 am - 5 pm, or via email at beckleyartgroup@gmail.com.