Art Camp in Kansas City
Summer Day Camp for Members + Guests, Entering 2nd-5th Grade
4 Weekly Sessions
9 am - 4 pm M-F
Weekly FT: $462 Guest | $304 Member
25 Camper Maximum
J Camp is full and enrollment is now CLOSED for 2020.
After careful consideration, we are sorry to announce that we have decided to cancel Early + Late Care and Week 1 of J Camp for Summer 2020
Art Campers sharpen artistic talents and gain new skills at this fantastic art camp in Kansas City. Budding artists will practice skills in a variety of mediums and be challenged according to their skill level. We will also go on an art field trip each week.
Our Art Camp Director is Rachel Elyachar who is an Art Teacher in the Blue Valley School District. Sign up for one week or multiple weeks. Each Art Camp session will focus on a different art theme. Art projects will be displayed at the Camp Art Exhibit at the end of the session.
Week 1 (June 1-5): Feelin' Groovy! (Grades 3-5) Session Canceled - We will be creating colorful Pop Art with a 60's feel. We will learn about the style of artists like Warhol, Oldenburg, and Lichtenstein while we create drawings, paintings, tie dye, and more! Come get your artistic groove on with us! We'll also go on a fun field trip to Mattie Rhodes.
♦ Week 2 (June 8-12): Krazy, Kolorful, and Kooky! (Grades 2-4) - We will learn about the art styles of artists Kandinsky, Kusama, and Haring while we create several art projects using clay, printing, papier mâché and more! We'll also go on a fun field trip to Ceramic Cafe.
♦ Week 6 (July 6-10): Artful Antics (Grades 2-4) - We will learn about the techniques of artists Van Gogh, Miro, and Klimt while we create lots of fun art projects, including painting, foil art, and mixed media to create 2-D and 3-D projects. We'll also go on a fun field trip to Potter's Haven.
♦ Week 7 (July 13-17): Creating in 3-D (Grades 3-5) - This week we will learn about the art styles of artists like Calder, Segal, and Koons while we create lots of different projects including pottery, sculptures, paper fabrications, and more! We will push the boundaries of art as we go 3-D! We'll also go on a fun field trip to the Nelson Atkins.
"We love the reliability of staff knowing and attending to our family! It makes my kids feel welcomed and comfortable. Keep up the great work with quality staff! At pick up and drop off, all the counselors know our kids by name and that’s so friendly!" - J Camp Parent
Online enrollment will open February 14 at 8:00 am!
Use the enrollment link below for instructions. The Enroll Now button will be on that page when it is available.
Weekly Fees: ♦ FT: $462 for Guests | $304 for J Members