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A message from SummerART camp director, Leah Fox
SummerART at MAM

SummerART 2020 will be online with live instruction with your favorite MAM educators. 

Priority Registration for ALL members is open!

Public registration will begin Monday, June 1. 

Art supplies boxes are included for all camps, with the option for contactless curbside pickup or to have them shipped to your home. We're looking forward to a creative summer!

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Ages 6–7

Choose from Studio Art Camp themes in the morning or afternoon (or both!) from Fables, Folktales, and Legends to Under the Sea. There is a theme for everyone!

Morning Camp runs from 10–11:45 a.m. and Afternoon Camp runs from 1.–2:45 p.m.

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Ages 8–9 and 10–12

Campers can choose between Morning Camp and Afternoon Camp (or both!) with options to take Studio Art Classes like The Wild Life or Digital Media classes like Graphic Design

Morning Camp runs from 10–11:45 a.m. and Afternoon Camp runs from 1.–2:45 p.m.

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Ages 12–15

Spend your summer immersed in art in a supportive environment! Explore traditional fine arts media such as drawing or painting, fine tune your artistic skills, expand your portfolio by developing your unique style, and experiment with digital processes. Each class session runs every day for two weeks.

Morning classes are offered from 11 a.m.–1 p.m., and afternoon classes from 2–4 p.m.

Types of SummerART classes

STUDIO ART CAMP (AGES 6-7, 8-9, 10-12)

For Summer 2020, our Studio Art Camps will meet online with live instruction by your favorite MAM Art Educators. Students will need to have a computer, tablet, or phone with internet and access to Zoom.

MAM Studio Art Camp encourages experimentation, creative thinking and skill development as campers explore a variety of mediums and techniques—drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, printmaking and mixed media. Each session is inspired by a different theme or focus with exciting new projects that provide age-appropriate challenges. Classes are limited to 15 children, so campers receive personalized attention and assistance in finding their own voice for creative expression. Each camper will receive a kit of carefully curated art materials hand selected by their teacher in advance of their SummerART session, so they will have all the supplies they need to get creative and have fun with MAM!  

DIGITAL MEDIA CAMP (AGES 8-12)

For Summer 2020, our Digital Media Camps will meet online with live instruction by your favorite MAM Art Educators. Students will need to have a computer, tablet, or phone with internet and access to Zoom. They will also need to work on a desktop or laptop computer with ample storage space, and have digital camera, smartphone or tablet with camera at their disposal. Our Digital Media Camps guide students through the use of readily available digital production tools, such free apps, websites. and open-source computer programs, to bring to life a variety of original Digital Art projects. Classes are limited to 15 children, so campers receive personalized attention, skill-building support, and assistance in finding their own voice in becoming a cultural producer. 

Join the creative team

Teens 15+ can apply to be a SummerART Counselor or Counselor-in-Training and gain professional experience in a creative environment. 

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Scholarships

Scholarships are available based on merit and financial need. See the scholarship opportunities page for forms and more information.