The Art Center – Holiday Break Day Camp


Holiday Break Day Camp                             Western Colorado Center for the Arts

1803 N. 7th Street

Grand Junction, CO 81501



Ages 5-13

9am-4pm Dec. 26-29, Jan. 2-5

Tuition per day: $20 member / $25 non-member


Experience an entire day of in-depth art exploration! Subjects range from drawing to painting, sculpture, process art, and more, and all involve hands-on learning. Each day includes some sort of physical activity and balances open-ended creative exploration with art instruction. Students are asked to bring a lunch, snack, and water bottle. All materials provided.


Tuesday, Dec. 26: Star Wars to STEAM. Death Star art, morph your drawing, Java rocks, light saber sensory bottles, and draw your favorite character

Wednesday, Dec. 27: Soft sculptures, color theory, how to build a painting

Thursday, Dec. 28: Watercolor, abstraction, one point perspective, hand printed patterns, oil pastels

Friday, Dec. 29: Lego™ sculpture, how to use markers, artist trading cards

Tuesday, Jan. 2: Art from Different Cultures. Worry dolls, Gyotaku, sumi-e painting, mud painting

Wednesday, Jan. 3: Printmaking with winter themes, make your own calendar, how to use colored pencils

Thursday, Jan. 4: Open Studio. Students will explore different media of their choosing, with guidance from the instructor.

Friday, Jan. 5:  Draw your own selfie, zentangles, how to create a cartoon character

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