Registration Now Open!

Go on an art adventure! Get creative and make new friends at The James Museum this summer. Week-long summer camps offer a variety of fun, hands-on activities that encourage creative thinking, original art-making, and playful collaboration.

Rising 1st–3rd Graders

for the 2022-23 school year

Art Explorers - SOLD OUT!

Expand your creative horizons through painting, sculpture, mixed media, printmaking and more. Experiment with messy and unique art techniques while making connections with art in the museum’s galleries. Create mini weavings, clay coil pots, cardboard animal portraits, and more.

Dates

June 13-17

Hours

9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Entering Grades

1-3

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Contact stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org to be put on our waiting list.

Media Mix-Up - Sold out!

Explore the fun and experimental world of mixed media. Learn how to combine art materials to design your own one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Create colorful gelli prints, painted fabric collages, recycled sculpture, and more.

Dates

July 11-15

Hours

9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Entering Grades

1-3

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Contact stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org to be put on our waiting list.

Rising 4-6th Graders

for the 2022-23 school year

S.T.E.A.M. Spectacular

Think BIG, bold, and out-of-the-box as you design, experiment, and construct. Combine science, technology, engineering, art, and math to create dynamic 2D and 3D works. Design your own art bot, build with unique materials, sculpt with clay, and try large scale action painting. 

Dates

June 27- July 1

Hours

9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Entering Grades

4-6

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Contact stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org to be put on our waiting list.

Funky Forms

Make funky and colorful creations inspired by the museum’s collection of sculptures and paintings. Experiment with interesting techniques like mold-making, wire sculpture, foil embossing, and fiber weaving.

Dates

July 25-29

Hours

9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Entering Grades

4-6

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Please complete the registration form and submit payment to register for camp.

Daily Camp Schedule

8:45 - 9:00 a.m.

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

1:00 - 3:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

Drop off

Art making fun!

Lunch & outdoor play

Art making fun!

Pick-up

Things to Know

Questions?

Please see FAQs below or contact us.
Stacy Stockdale, Education Manager, Youth & Family Programs 727-892-4200 ext. 1010 or stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org

FAQs

Camps have one instructor and two teen assistants. The maximum capacity for art camp is 15 campers.

Yes, you may choose to register your child for multiple camps within their age group.

Daily Drop-off & Pick-up
We kindly ask that parents/guardians enter through The James Museum front entrance on the first day of camp to check-in their child. Check in stations will be located on the 1st floor in the main lobby. Please bring a photo ID. After the first day parents may use the bus lane for curbside drop-off & pick-up located in front of the museum on Central Avenue.

Out of respect for our camp staff and volunteers we kindly ask that you pick up your child in a timely manner. A $25 late fee will be charged each day your child is picked up after their specified time.

Dress comfortably in clothing that can get dirty. We recommend that children bring a sweater as the museum is chilly. As a reminder, “Roller or Heely” shoes are not allowed at the museum.

We do not offer before or after care.

Yes, there will be a lunch time from 12-1. Please pack a lunch, 2 daily snacks, and a water bottle for your child. Lunches will not be refrigerated or heated. Please let the instructor know if your child has any food allergies. Weather permitting, lunch will be at Pioneer Park. Alternatively, lunch will be held in the children’s studio. Snacks will not be provided, but scheduled breaks will be in the morning & afternoon.

Registrations: Payment is due at the time of registration. Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited for each camp.

Cancellations: The James Museum reserves the right to cancel any session that does not meet the minimum enrollment, in which a full refund will be given.

Refunds: Refunds will be made in full up to seven days prior to the class starting date. No refund will be given after the seven-day period.

Who can we contact in case of an emergency or for any reason?

Stacy Stockdale

Education Manager,
Youth & Family Programs
727-892-4200 x1010

Julie Matus

Director of Education
727-892-4200 x1006

The James Museum

Guest Services
727-892-4200