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Get creative at Acadiana Center for the Arts’ Summer Camps! Our week-long camps for ages 6–14 will spark imagination and encourage creativity in a safe environment. Led by our talented team of teaching artists, each week has a different, fun theme! June 15–July 31.

Session 1

Dive into Color: Multimedia Exploration

June 15 - 19

Ages 8–14 (Full-time camp)

Draw outside the lines and leave beige at the door as we blast off into technicolor imagination! In this multimedia art camp, we will explore the connection between emotion and color while learning new art techniques in our wild, wonderful and wacky creations!

Session 2

Futuristic Civilizations: Unearthing Imaginary Cities

June 22 – 26

Ages 6–12 (Full-time camp)

Imagine being on an archaeological expedition and unearthing a sculpture that doesn’t seem to fit with what you know about history. Was it a civilization we didn’t know about? You create the sculpture, you dig it up, you reveal its origins in a story you can tell!

Session 3

Moving Myths: Creative Movement

June 22 – 26

Ages 6–12 (Full-time camp)

In this camp, we’ll learn about world mythology with dance! We’ll explore elements of dance-making through games, discover production elements like costuming and music selection and work collaboratively to create a unique dance work about myths.

Session 4

Passport to the Arts

June 29 - July 3

Ages 6–12 (Full-time camp or single day option)

Artists are inspired by their surroundings and their cultures. In this camp, we’ll explore five different artists and the places they called home, giving us a rich understanding of how communities use art and creativity to express their thoughts and identity.

4a. Brazil & Romero Britto (June 29)
4b. Canada & Sandra Silberzweig (June 30)
4c. Italy & Michelangelo (July 1)
4d. Mexico & Frida Kahlo (July 2)
4e. Switzerland & Paul Klee (July 3) 

Session 5

Contemporary Art Adventure

July 6 -10

Ages 8–14 (Full-time camp or single day option)

Contemporary art is a dynamic combination of materials, methods, concepts and subjects and this week of camp will explore just that! Discover your new favorite art form. Try one or try them all!

5a. Op Art
5b. Pop Art
5c. Graffiti Art
5d. Abstract Art
5e. Comic Art

Session 6

Discovering the Wilderness: Beginner Drawing & Painting

July 13 -17

Ages 6–12 (Full-time camp or half day option)

Take a trek into the wilderness to discover plants, animals and the natural world. In this camp, we’ll turn to nature as our inspiration as we learn a variety of drawing and painting techniques. We’ll explore a range of materials, draw from observation and learn about color in painting. Beginner and intermediate classes are available.

6a. Drawing, Beginner (9:00-12:00)
6b. Painting, Beginner (1:00-4:00)

Session 7

Discovering the Wilderness: Intermediate Drawing & Painting

July 13 -17

Ages 8–14 (Full-time camp or half day option)

Take a trek into the wilderness to discover plants, animals and the natural world. In this camp, we’ll turn to nature as our inspiration as we learn a variety of drawing and painting techniques. We’ll explore a range of materials, draw from observation and learn about color in painting. Beginner and intermediate classes are available.

7a. Painting, Intermediate (9:00-12:00)
7b. Drawing, Intermediate (1:00-4:00)

Session 8

Fair Games: Simple Machine Design

July 20 - 24

Ages 8–14 (Full-time camp)

Who wants to go to the fair? In this camp, design and build your own fair game using simple machine design. Use a classic fair game like Plinko, the claw machine, skee-ball or basketball shoot, or invent one all your own.

Session 9

Word Art

July 27 - 31

Ages 6–12 (Full-time camp)

Language is a powerful tool. Can our words be art? Join us as we look to artists who thoughtfully utilize text to make a statement and draw out emotion. Words and letters will be our tools in this visual arts camp.

Details

TIMES

Full-time camps are 9:00–4:00/Monday–Friday 

Single day options are 9:00–4:00 and can be taken as individual days. These camps can also be taken as a full-time camp (discounted registration for the whole week).

Half-day options are either 9:00–12:00 or 1:00–4:00/Monday–Friday. These camps can also be taken as a full-time camp.

INFO

Morning and afternoon snacks are provided. For all day camps, you send a lunch. All supplies and materials are included in the registration fee.

FEES

• Full-time camps are 
$190 for AcA members
$210 for non-members

• Half-day camps are 
$105 for AcA members
$115 for non-members

• Single day camps are 
$42/day for AcA members
$47/day for non-members

Are you ready for summer?

Register today using the link below or by calling thew box office at 
337-233-7060. If you have any questions, please contact us!

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