ART CAMP
SUMMER 2024

Art Camp Summer 2024

CREATE. EXPLORE. DISCOVER
Get messy 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.

Registering for multiple camps? Click the button below! Add all the camps you are interested in to your cart before checking out.

Rising 1st–3rd Graders

for the 2024-25 school year

ART EXPEDITION

Go on a creative adventure as you learn about new art techniques and processes. Make connections with art at the museum and create your own masterpieces inspired by the world around you. Experiment with funky fiber weavings, colorful gelli prints, clay animal sculptures, and more. 

Dates

June 3-7

Hours

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

Entering Grades

1-3

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Please email stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org with any questions or to be put on our waiting list if the camp is sold out.

COLOR POP

Make bright and colorful creations inspired by the museum’s collection of sculpture and paintings.  Think about how artists use color to express feelings and ideas as you experiment with printmaking, mold-making, fiber weaving, painting and more. 

Dates

June 24-28

Hours

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

Entering Grades

1-3

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Please email stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org with any questions or to be put on our waiting list if the camp is sold out.

GOING GREEN

Transform trash into treasure! Experiment with a variety of art materials and mediums in this eco-focused camp. Learn about the environment and wildlife as you create one-of-a-kind works using metal, wood, plastics, and more.

Dates

July 22-26

Hours

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

Entering Grades

1-3

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Please email stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org with any questions or to be put on our waiting list if the camp is sold out.

Rising 4-6th Graders

for the 2024-25 school year

Full S.T.E.A.M. AHEAD

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, produce a short film and try large scale action painting.

Dates

June 10-14

Hours

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

Entering Grades

4-6

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Please email stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org with any questions or to be put on our waiting list if the camp is sold out.

Media Mash Up

Explore the fun of mixed media and get curious about combining your own art materials such as metals, ink, fabric, cardboard and clay. Learn about layered pieces in the collection and create your own unique artworks inspired by what you find.

Dates

July 8-12

Hours

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

Entering Grades

4-6

Cost

$250; $225 for members

Please email stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org with any questions or to be put on our waiting list if the camp is sold out.

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 12 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 p.m.. 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.

Some financial assistance may be available. Contact stacy.stockdale@thejamesmuseum.org to learn more.

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

Stacy Stockdale

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

The James Museum

Guest Services
727-892-4200