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Summer Art Camps at artEAST 2017

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

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Adventures in Printmaking Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, June 26–June 30 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Leslie Nan Moon

There are more ways to work with ink on paper than simply with a paintbrush or pen. Printmaking will literally show you how to make your mark on the world. Use your hands, your thoughts, and new skills to give your unique voice …

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Mixed Media Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1pm–4pm, June 26 – June 30 Teens Ages 11-17

Instructor: Gail Baker

Explore the 2-D world of paint and color in this fun and creative mixed media summer camp. Discover new techniques for creating paintings using different tools and materials to create your art.

Mixed Media allows you to mix it up: literally! While students experiment with various tools …

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Youth Comicbook Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, July 5–July 7 (3 days only) Ages 7-11

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

BANG! POW! ZAP! Comics are a central piece of modern art and storytelling. This three day youth camp will equip students with the superpowers necessary to tell a sequential story, bringing their imagination to life in the world of comics!

Campers will work …

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“Anything but the Brush” Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1pm–4pm, July 17 – July 21 Teens ages 11-17 or Wednesday–Friday 1pm–4pm, July 5– July 7 Youth ages 7-11

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

Splat, smear, poke, rip, smush, dab, destroy, reconstruct. If you were to take away a brush from your process of making, what tools would you use to render your image?

Taking a cue from the …

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Recycled Artist in Residence Summer Camp

Monday–Friday  9am–12pm or 1pm–4pm July 10–July 14 Ages 8-14

Instructor: Summer Artist in Residence

Junior artists will assist the Recology 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.

Campers will spend time creating their own art pieces as well …

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Teen Illustration Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, July 17 – July 21 Ages 11-17

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

To illustrate is to exemplify a concept, to make an idea visible to better understand it. Illustration has historically been used as a decoration, interpretation or visual explanation of a text, concept or process. Illustrations are generally intended for published media, such as …

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Teen Handbuilding Ceramics Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am-12pm July 24–28 Ages 11-17

 

Instructor: Karen Abel

Handbuilding is working with clay by hand, using simple tools. Slab, pinch and coil techniques open up an infinite world of creative possibilities and you’ll get great results fast.

You’ll use all three techniques plus learn about glazes and other surface decorations. You’ll complete …

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Teen Multi-Media Drawing Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1pm–4pm, July 24– July 28 Ages 11-17

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

Drawing skills are the core of any two-dimensional artist’s ability. Whether you’re an experienced artist or novice, this camp will allow you to expand your abilities over the course of the week.

Spend your afternoons drawing in various media, increasing and honing your innate drawing skills. Includes a …

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Youth Drawing Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1pm–4pm, July 31 – August 4 Youth Ages 7–11

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Learn the elements of drawing in this camp designed to bring out the creative artist in everyone. No drawing experience or expertise necessary. Instruction will be tailored to suit each individual’s skill level.

Ekta Gupta has more than 13 years of teaching experience in …

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Messy Kids Painting Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1pm–4pm, July 31 – August 4 Youth Ages 7–11

Instructor: Rebecca Morrissey

Art is messy and fun in this hands on paint camp.Splash, smush, rub and scrape onto the canvas using toys as your tools to create art that is fun and memorable.

Test your imagination while you incorporate traditional art principles into this non-traditional art …

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3-D Mixed Media Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, August 7 – August 11 Youth Ages 7-11

Instructor: Sandra Sinanan

Discover your inner artist and gain skills that will last a lifetime. Join us as we explore a variety of art media, including acrylics and watercolors, sculptural wire, textiles, wood and clay. Each day, we’ll focus on a different medium, creating an individual “art …

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Colored Pencil Drawing Camps

Monday–Friday 1pm–4pm, August 7 – August 11 Ages: 7-11 or Monday–Friday 9am12pm, August 14 – August 18 Ages: 11-17

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Remember the joy of opening a new box of color pencils? The possibilities seemed endless. Come relive that feeling this summer. Spend a week (or two) with us and learn how to …

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Teen Photography Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1m–4pm, August 14–18 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Larissa Herbert

Have fun experimenting by taking digital photos from different perspectives: up high, down low, getting close, stepping back, moving around the subject to photograph it from different sides… Find a point of interest or focal point before taking the picture and learn how to highlight it. …

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Creative Illustration Teen Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, August 21–25 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Gail Baker

Creative Illustration is for students with active imaginations who like to draw and paint.  We’ll be diving into playful exercises, developing concepts and characters in their environments through illustration. Basic design principles and color exploration set the foundation for your …

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Teen Mask Making Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1-4pm, August 21–25 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Gail Baker

We live in a land of forests, mountains, lakes, and rivers.  The animals calling this place home are plentiful and beautiful. We can get to know them as we study their forms and build them in wearable, 3-dimensional headdresses.  The …

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Winter Art Courses for 2017

Warm your soul with new art courses this winter!

Whether you’re looking for a Night Out or have your days free, we’ve got art courses for everyone. Are the Kids Going Stir Crazy? Are you a Serious Artist or just wanting to Dip Your Toe in the Art Pool? Have a …

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Spring Break Camps

April 10-14 9am–12pm Mixed Media Art 1-4pm Sculpture Art Ages 7-12

Instructors: Gail Baker & Benjamin Wills

Spend a week immersed in art on your school break! Register for morning, afternoon or all day camp.

 

Mixed Media allows you to mix it up: literally! While students experiment with various tools for applying …

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Summer Camps at artEAST

LET YOUR CREATIVITY FLOW in our Art Camps for kids ages 7-17 this July & August at artEAST in downtown Issaquah. Morning & afternoon camps available in printmaking, mixed media, colored pencil, ceramics, digital, sculpture & recycled arts:

Aug 1-5 (ages 7-11) AM Muddy Buddies Clay Camp get dirty making …

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