DIVE INTO CREATIVITY THIS SUMMER with our Art Camps for kids & teens at artEAST in downtown Issaquah. Morning & afternoon camps available in a variety or art forms. See below for details and registration.
AM Camps run from 9am to noon, PM camps run from 1pm to 4pm.
June 26–30 (ages 11–17)
AM Printmaking Teen Camp Make your mark on the world by carving and printing your own creations
PM Mixed Media Teen Camp Explore the 2-D world of paint and color in this fun and creative mixed media summer camp
July 5–7 (ages 7-11)
AM Youth Comicbook Art Camp Explore the world of storytelling through images for art lovers of all mediums
PM “Anything but the Brush” Youth Camp Splat, smear, poke, rip, smush, dab, destroy and reconstruct your art any way you can without using a brush
July 10-14 (ages 8-14)
AM & PM Recycled Artist in Residence Camp Junior artists will assist the Friends of Lake Sammamish and artEAST Artist in Residence in creating a 2-month installation piece for Lake Sammamish State park using upcycled and repurposed supplies for this one-of-kind art week.
July 17-21 (ages 11-17)
AM Teen Illustration Camp If you want to exemplify a concept, make an idea visible, or better understand it, Illustration is the right camp for you.
PM “Anything but the Brush” Teen Camp Splat, smear, poke, rip, smush, dab, destroy and reconstruct your art any way you can without using a brush.
July 24-28 (ages 11-17)
AM Teen Ceramics Camp Learn techniques to create clean works of hand built art from clay.
PM Teen Multi-Media Drawing Camp is the core of any 2-D artist’s ability. Spend the week drawing in various media expanding and honing your innate drawing skills. Includes a special trip to Issaquah’s Chalk Art Festival.
July 31-Aug 4 (ages 7-11)
AM Drawing Basics Youth Camp Learn the elements of drawing in this camp designed to bring out the creative artist in everyone.
PM Messy Kids Paint Camp Art is messy and fun in this hands on paint camp. Includes a trip to the Issaquah Community Center for Issaquah’s annual Splash Day.
Aug 7-11 (ages 7-11)
AM Mixed Media Youth Camp Create 3-D art with multiple media, including ceramics, paper mache and more.
PM Color Pencil Youth Drawing Camp Feel the joy as you learn to draw what you see with colored pencils.
Aug 14-18(ages 11-17)
AM Colored Pencil Teen Drawing Camp Feel the joy as you learn to draw what you see with colored pencils.
PM Teen Photography Camp Create your own pin hole camera and see the world through the lens of your imagination
Aug 21-25(ages 11-17)
AM Creative Illustration Teen Camp Become an illustrator of your own stories and see where your imagination takes you.
PM Teen Mask Making Camp Explore the world around you & use it to create your own paper mache animal mask.
Registration now open for nine weeks of Art Camps at artEAST.
Delve into these week long art camps and embrace a deeper love for art this summer.
All camps are $120/members and $130/nonmembers, $30 optional lunch bunch available between camps (waived if enrolling in both AM & PM camps) Space is limited so please register early.
Each student needs to wear studio appropriate clothing. Please bring a nut-free snack and labeled water bottle to each class. If registering for both AM & PM Camps, be sure to bring your lunch MEALS NOT PROVIDED
Not ready for summer? You can view and register for Spring Break Camp here.
All Levels/Ages 7-11 or 11-17
Min/Max: 6/12 per camp
Note: Workshops with less than minimum enrollment may be cancelled one week prior to start date.
Location: ArtEAST Art Center 95 Front Street N. in Issaquah
artEAST is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization whose vision is to be a catalyst for a vibrant and enduring visual arts community. Thanks to generous grants by the City of Issaquah, Robert B. McMillen Foundation and an anonymous grantor, artEAST is able to offer our summer camps for kids without a supply or processing fee. artEAST is a proud supporter of art in our schools through the Issaquah School art docent programs as well as presenting multiple free community events throughout the year, including Art Walks, Parkadilly, Salmon Days, Highlands Day, the Sammamish 55+ Program and more.