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Registration begins March 8, 2017 at 9:00am

A balance of art fundamentals and camp fun for children ages 5-12. Explore a different theme each week with different instructors. Each camp day begins at 8:30am and ends at 4:00pm. There are two snack breaks and an hour lunch. Campers ages 8-12 participate in all-day art making. Campers ages 5-7 participate in art making in the morning and camp activities in the afternoon. Artwork is taken home at the end of each week.

Materials are included.

 

Extended care is available from Monday to Friday: 4:00pm – 5:00pm. Campers are supervised by a counsellor.

 

Week 1 Jul. 4 – Jul. 7, 2017

 

Summer Wonderland with TBA

SU17CW1A

Ages 5-7

$200

Join us for a week of celebrating summer and create beautiful artworks inspired by the natural beauty of the season. Explore the magical flowers, birds, and insects of summer through different mediums including painting, drawing, printmaking, collage and more. Some sessions will include taking nature walks for inspiration and creating outside.

                                                                      

Storyboarding and Comic Creations with Enzo Avolio

SU17CW1B

Ages 8-12

$200

Study the basic principles of storytelling with Enzo. Explore place, space and time through a series of storyboard and comic creations. You can never be sure what stories will unfold. Be sure to bring your imagination!

 

Extended Care

SU17CEX1

$40

 

Week 2 Jul. 10 – Jul. 14, 2017

 

Recycle Cycle with TBA

SU17CW2A

Ages 5-7

$250

Join us for a week of transforming old objects into works of art. Explore how everyday household items can become fantastic new creations. An old egg crate can become a petting zoo, old toilet paper rolls can become the spirited cast in a puppet show and empty water bottles can become bird feeders

 

Colour it with Paint with Bruce Sherman

SU17CW2B

Ages 8-12

$250

Take drawing a step further by adding the punchy impact of colour. Learn painting techniques that will allow you to build backgrounds and create characters to occupy these colourful spaces. Escape the summer heat by immersing yourself in some cool 2-D and 3-D painting activities. 

 

Extended Care

SU17CEX2

$50

 

Week 3 Jul. 17 – Jul. 21, 2017

 

Botanical Printmaking with Veronica Loi

SU17CW3A

Ages 5-7

$250

A little collecting and a whole lot of fun! Your children will have a great time exploring the old world of papermaking. Using their collected materials, they will create pulp, which will be transformed into beautiful stationary cards.

 

Funtastic! with Brenda Sturino

SU17CW3B (please call office)

Ages 8-12

$250

"O Canada" is our theme that takes us from coast-to-coast as we explore and discover our wonderful and beautiful country celebrating it's 150th Birthday! Something different everyday, as we try drawing, painting, sculpting and printmaking. Bring along your imagination and be amazed at your own creativity!

 

Extended Care

SU17CEX3

$50

 

Week 4 Jul. 24 – Jul. 28, 2017

 

Star Wars/Space Camp with Jr. Robotics with Bricks4Kidz

SU17CW4A (FULL please call office)

Ages 5-7

$250
Experience the world of space and science fiction adventure the Bricks4Kidz way! We’ll explore the Science & Engineering behind Star Wars … with LEGO® bricks. From Spaceships to Speeders and Droids to Alien life, each class will feature a different science or engineering lesson followed by a mechanized or motorized Technic model of the day. Some classes will focus on LEGO building techniques such as mosaics and sculptures.

 

Crazy for Cartooning with Bruce Sherman

SU17CW4B

Ages 8-12

$250

Learn how to create your own characters through a mixture of cartooning fundamentals and projects such as: folding character flip books and Plasticine figures. Make your characters slip on a banana peel or run from impending doom…anything is possible! Be sure to bring your imagination.

 

Extended Care

SU17CEX4

$50

 

Week 5 Jul. 31 – Aug. 4, 2017

 

ColourFULL with Veronica Loi

SU17CW5A

Ages 5-7

$250

Have fun exploring colour with a variety of painting and mixed media! Campers will learn about colour theory as they create marvelous 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional masterpieces.

 

Nature’s Creations with Toni Caldarone

SU17CW5B  

Ages 8-12

$250

NPCC is surrounded by colourful and plentiful nature in the summer – insects, flowers, trees, etc. Join Toni as she guides you in outdoor adventures – sketching and gathering materials for inventive work indoors. Have some outdoor fun with squirt bottles and water-based paints. Play with different media, making 2-D and 3-D art such as sculptures and masks.

 

Extended Care

SU17CEX5

$50

 

Week 6 Aug. 8 – Aug. 11, 2017

 

Bat League: Heroes & Villains with Jr. Robotics with Bricks4Kidz

SU17CW6A

Ages 5-7

$200

Enter the dark city where a dangerous jokester and other evil villains wreak havoc. The good guys will ride into action as campers build motorized models of the bat heroes’ speedy vehicle and sleek motorcycle. Campers will use their imaginations, building skills and crime-fighting passion in this thrilling camp of bat heroes and villains!  Other activities include creative building, LEGO® based games and challenges.

 

Sizzling Sculptures with Toni Caldarone

SU17CW6B

Ages 8-12

$200

Explore 3-dimensional art making with a variety of materials. Learn how to create and decorate sculptures, which are sure to inspire you further along your artistic journey. New and returning campers alike will work on new projects.

 

Extended Care

SU17CEX6

$40

 

Week 7 Aug. 14 – Aug. 18, 2017

 

Magical Adventures with TBA

SU17CW7A

Ages 5-7

$250                                                                                                                           

Join us for a week of fantasy. Design personalized crests, wands, crowns and spell books. Concoct bubbling, slimy, chunky brews and potions. Make horrifyingly amazing crafts like fantastic frames, and crazy creatures.

 

Fantastical & Mythical Adventure Books with Malcolm Cullen

SU17CW7B

Ages 8-12

$250

Fantasy books come alive in this exciting and creative course, where participants create the book or graphic novel around the adventures of their own fantastic host of characters: fairies, elves, goblins, dragons or even vampires! Participants will not only create the story and characters for their novel, they will have expert guidance in the making and binding of the book itself.

                                                                                                           

Extended Care

SU17CEX7

$50

 

Week 8 Aug. 21 – Aug. 25, 2017

 

Art Adventures with TBA

SU17CW8A

Ages 5-7

$250

Join us for a week of creative play. Draw inspiration from the natural beauty surround Neilson Park and the vibrant colours of the summer as you try your hand at various mediums including painting, drawing, print making, collage and more.                                                                                                    

 

Rip it! Tear it! Draw it! with Enzo Avolio

SU17CW8B

Ages 8-12

$250

Cut loose and have some fun creating modern art using drawing, painting and collage to bring out your “inner Picasso.” Using paper, magazines, coloured pencils and markers, students will learn the fundamentals of concept, layout and process all while expressing their feelings through art making.

                                                                                                           

Extended Care

SU17CEX8

$50

 

Week 9 Aug. 28 – Sept. 1, 2017

 

Multi-Modal Arts

SU17CW9A

Ages 5-7

$250

Campers will exercise their creativity through activities in performance, music and visual art making. For more information, please visit our website.

                                                                                                           

Cartoon and Modern Art with Enzo Avolio

SU17CW9B   

Ages 8-12

$250

Campers will work in a variety of style, technique and media. See what sequence of exercises and projects Enzo has in story. Bring along your imagination! You’ll be amazed by what you can create!

                                             

Extended Care

SU17CEX9

$50

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