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Creatology

Young artists will explore the creative works of Peter H. Reynolds for inspiration and then create their own works of art each day along with one large collaborative project that will be divided up for each student at the end of the week. Students will experiment with many mediums and methods while learning the basics of creation in a supportive environment. The positive messages of each Peter H. Reynolds’ books will help fuel their creativity... Show more

Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-8
A Home for Your Gnome

Who doesn’t adore that little humanoid creature with the red pointed hat and bushy beard? Let’s take a journey to the underground world of the mysterious, earth-dwelling elemental spirit - the gnome! We’ll be using clay (our own earthen art materials!) to create gnome dwellings, garden gnomes, toadstools, and more to place in our garden or home! We’ll read gnome books and learn about gnome mythology to serve as inspiration for our gnome creati... Show more

Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-8
Looping, Tying, Wrapping, Stitching

Get ready to loop, tie, wrap, and stitch your way to beautiful artwork this summer! Students will learn the basics of weaving and sewing in this camp as they dive into the world of fiber arts. Guided by our instructor’s step-by-step directions, we will create yarn and fiber weavings, tell visual stories though fabric collages, and create sculptures that combine natural and fiber materials. *Please note: We have a no refund policy. Be sure t... Show more

Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-8
Globetrotters

Artists will travel to new lands and learn about the significant landmarks that make them special. They will use colored sand to recreate the Great Pyramids, design structures inspired by the Eiffel Tower using recycled materials, and create colorful collages based on an exploration of Antoni Gaudi’s architecture! Students will create beautiful masterpieces using acrylic, watercolor, and collage while gaining new vocabulary and an introduction... Show more

Five 1:00 pm 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-8
Mythical Creatures

Dragons, mermaids, and unicorns - oh my! Each day of this camp will be filled with magic and creation as artists bring these mythical creatures to life through a variety of media and techniques that will challenge their artistic skills and expand their imaginations. We will draw, paint, and paper mache our way to artistic renditions of all of our favorite creatures throughout the week and head home with a bevy of magical new friends. *Pleas... Show more

Five 1:00 pm 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-8
Sketchbook Practice

In this class, students will focus on developing an artistic routine in a judgement-free space and communal environment. During each class, our instructor will set up prompts and different themes, styles, and/or topics to work through using the sketchbook as a tool to reflect. Students can choose whether to follow these artistic prompts or choose their own path. This class will focus on student observational skills, artists' individuality, lin... Show more

Five 1:00 pm 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-8
Tink About Art

This hands-on tinker-filled camp will combine art and science, to encourage curiosity, exploration, and creative problem solving. Artists will use experiential art methods, like watercolor resists, and use nontraditional art materials, like fruit stamping and sticks as paint brushes, to create process-based artworks that will build confidence and encourage individuality! *Please note: We have a no refund policy. Be sure to visit our [Summer... Show more

Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-15
Young Inventors

In this class, artists will become sophisticated scientists and innovative inventors! They will stretch their imaginations and test their problem solving skills as they combine junk art and other exploratory art processes. Artists will make their very own junk art robots, conduct wild art-science experiments, and more! *Please note: We have a no refund policy. Be sure to visit our [Summer FAQ](https://artgaragedenver.com/articles/170) and [... Show more

Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-15
Magic Erasure

Students will learn about poetry and visual art by creating their own 'black out poetry' erasures. Erasures are a form of found poetry that utilizes existing texts and many mediums to make their own visual art/poetry pieces. Students will learn a new poetic form every day as well as multiple methods of erasure, including collage, painting, pencil, threading, and a mix of each, which will lead to a small and beautiful collection of visual poems... Show more

Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-15
Give Me Five!

Calling all SENSEational artists! If you were to jump into Monet’s Water Lilies, what would you see, smell, hear, or taste? Each day, young artists will enter the world of one of five different paintings to explore and engage the 5 senses using class discussion, visualization, and real-life objects. Afterwards they will create artworks based on the sense they are exploring using sensory based art materials like shaving cream, fruits, and finge... Show more

Five 1:00 pm 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-15
Elements

Earth, wind, fire, and water. These elements control everything around us, including our art! In this camp, artists will learn about the four elements, how they interact with each other, and how they influence our creativity. Artists will experiment with using unconventional natural materials such as rocks and sticks in their artwork as well as learn about how conventional art materials like watercolors and clay are derived from the elements. ... Show more

Five 1:00 pm 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-15
Leathercraft

Join us this week for a crash-course in leather crafting for all skill levels! Students will explore the endless possibilities of leather crafting as they learn how to create beautiful works of art though coloring, patterning, and shaping. Artists will learn how to use basic leather-working tools and techniques as they create wallets, bracelets, keychains, book covers, and small sculptures with this unique material. *Please note: We have a ... Show more

Five 1:00 pm 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-15
Emotion Commotion

This week, students will create artwork inspired by the little voices in their heads: their emotions! Students will explore how different colors and materials can make them feel different emotions, and will investigate how they feel before and after making art. This camp will draw inspiration from artists like Kandinsky who explored emotions through color and form as well as books such as My Many Colored Days and Today I Feel Silly. *Please... Show more

Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-22
3-2-1 Blast Off!

Travel to the far reaches of space aboard the space shuttle Creativity and discover a mysterious universe of planets, asteroids, and black holes! In this camp, students will work together to create a collaborative space scene throughout the week, popsicle stick aliens, and recycled art spaceships. Young artists will strengthen fine and gross motor skills as they paint celestial bodies, try a star resist technique, and combine 2D and 3D materia... Show more

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8 spaces available
Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-22
Weaving

Using individual and collaborative looms, artists will learn to create woven masterpieces in this camp! Students will learn to prepare and weave with  Cricket and Inkle looms, make simple cardboard looms to use at home, and work together on a larger, collaborative weaving that will decorate The Art Garage for years to come. *Please note: We have a no refund policy. Be sure to visit our [SUMMER FAQ](https://artgaragedenver.com/articles/170) ... Show more

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6 spaces available
Five 9:00 am 3-hour classes
beginning on Mon Aug-22
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