Summer Camps

Based in Old Corte Madera Square, we offer 1/2 day creative, individually themed, fine art camps for children 6-14 years old. During the six week summer schedule, camps run from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2 p.m.-5:30 p.m., with younger children enrolled in the a.m. session and older in the p.m. All materials, a snack and recess are included in each program. Camp dates vary slightly each year, please see registration for current year offerings. The weekly fee is $305. Some Camps will have an increased fee due to supplies.

Register online, payment through paypal or debit/credit card, or please send an email request for a brochure to lisa@masterworkskidsart.com. Due to several factors, we are not able to issue refunds after April 15th. Prior to April 15, partial refunds, minus admin costs are available, unless a camp is FULL. In that case, the spot must be filled for a refund.

 
UPCOMING SUMMER CAMPS

Contemporary Art AM (Ages 6-10) 
06/14/21 – 06/18/21

This camp focuses on the art of our time. Using mixed media including tempera and acrylic paints, chalk pastels, charcoal, pencil, clay and paper mache’, students explore hands-on creativity in a variety of art that is current and popular today. This will include everything from Japanese Anime’ to photo realism. As always, we will familiarize ourselves with a variety of artists as well as cultural art today. We will be outside in front of and around the studio for part of the class. All materials and a snack are included.

Ages: 6 – 10 Years
Times: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Contemporary Art PM (Ages 11-14) 
06/14/21 – 06/18/21

An advanced version of the morning camp, this camp focuses on the art of our time. Using mixed media including tempera and acrylic paints, chalk pastels, charcoal, pencil, clay and paper mache’, students explore hands-on creativity in a variety of art that is current and popular today. This will include everything from Japanese anime’ to photo realism. As always, we will familiarize ourselves with a variety of artists as well as cultural art today using portraits, still life’s and landscapes as subject matter. We will be outside in front of and around the studio for part of the class. All materials and a snack are included.

Ages: 11 -14 Years
Times: 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Italian Street Painting Art AM (Ages 6-10) 
06/21/21 – 06/25/21

Learn and practice the fine art of Italian Street Painting! Working outside as well as on black primed canvas students discover the impermanent art of street painting. Using primarily chalk pastels as well as some tempera paint, we explore the ancient, “performance” art of street painting. Focusing on education about world renowned (many local) professional chalk artists, students gain an appreciate for “Art For Art’s Sake”. All materials and snack are provided for this first time art camp at Masterworks.

Ages: 6 – 10 Years
Times: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Italian Street Painting Art PM (Ages 11-14) 
06/21/21 – 06/25/21

Advanced students, need no prior experience with street painting, but must enjoy the chalk pastel medium. Street painters are a unique “tribe” of artists, often giving their talent to communities for this impermanent art form. Learn and practice the fine art of Italian Street Painting! Working outside as well as on black primed canvas students discover the impermanent art of street painting. Using primarily chalk pastels as well as some tempera paint, we explore the ancient, “performance” art of street painting. Focusing on education about world renowned (many local) professional chalk artists, students gain an appreciate for “Art For Art’s Sake”. Local artists will stop by to observe and participate. All materials and snack are provided for this first time art camp at Masterworks.

Ages: 11 – 14 Years
Times: 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Portrait Art Camp AM (Ages 6-10) 
06/28/21 – 07/02/21

At Masterworks we love FINE ART! In this art camp, we focus on portraits. Through guided instruction and self discovery, this is a great art camp to advance the students’ portrait skills. Using both animals and people as subjects, we look at cultural art portraits and portraits by the Masters for inspiration and education. Spanning the ages, we explore portraits in a variety of mediums such as clay, acrylic paint, watercolor, tempera paint, chalk pastels, drawing and collage. An opportunity for personal expression as well as learning new skills, all materials and a snack are included. We also will spend a portion of the morning outside, in front of or close to the studio.

Ages: 6 – 10 Years
Times: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Portrait Art Camp PM (Ages 11-14) 
06/28/21 – 07/02/21

Hone advanced portrait art skills! At Masterworks we love FINE ART! In this art camp, we focus on portraits. Through guided instruction and self discovery, this is a great art camp to advance the students’ portrait skills. Using both animals and people as subjects, we look at cultural art portraits and portraits by the Masters for inspiration and education. Spanning the ages, we explore portraits in a variety of mediums such as clay, acrylic paint, watercolor, tempera paint, chalk pastels, drawing and collage. An opportunity for personal expression as well as learning new skills, all materials and a snack are included. We also will take breaks to spend a portion of the afternoon outside.

Ages: 11 – 14 Years
Times: 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Fashion Illustration Art AM (Ages 6-10) 
07/12/21 – 07/16/21

Masterworks’ Art Studio has offered creative students the Fashion Illustration Art Camp for over 23 years! Working in mixed media which includes tempera paint, watercolor, collage, drawing tools and more, this class focuses on fashion illustration and design. While creating their own designs and styles, students are inspired learning about prominent Fashion Designers and Illustrators both contemporary and historical. Each day includes time outside, and all materials and a snack are included. No experience is necessary as drawing and painting skills will be introduced and practiced throughout the week.

Ages: 6 – 10 Years
Times: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Fashion Illustration Art PM (Ages 11-14) 
07/12/21 – 07/16/21

Masterworks’ Art Studio has offered creative students the Fashion Illustration Art Camp for over 23 years! The afternoon class is geared towards students with some drawing and painting experience. Working in mixed media, including tempera paint, watercolor, collage, drawing tools and more, this class focuses on fashion illustration and design. While creating their own designs and styles, students are inspired learning about prominent Fashion Designers and Illustrators both contemporary and historical. Each day includes time outside, and all materials and a snack are included. No experience in fashion drawing is necessary as drawing and painting skills will be introduces and practiced throughout the week.

Ages: 11 – 14 Years
Times: 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Watercolor Camp AM (Ages 6-10) 
07/19/21 – 07/23/21

Watercolor summer art camp is a wonderful way to relax and enjoy a style of painting that is thoughtful, creative and expressive. In this camp, students focus on landscapes, still life’s as well as portraits in the watercolor medium with a variety of techniques. Primarily in the studio, although we can also work outside for part of the time and always take a break outside. Morning classes are for younger students ages 6-10. All camps include a snack and all materials.

Ages: 6 – 10 Years
Times: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Watercolor Camp PM (Ages 11-14) 
07/19/21 – 07/23/21

With more advanced subject matter and techniques, this watercolor summer art camp is a wonderful way to relax and enjoy a style of painting that is thoughtful, creative and expressive. In this camp, students focus on landscapes, still life’s as well as portraits in the watercolor medium with a variety of techniques. Primarily in the studio, although we can also work outside for part of the time and always take a break outside. Afternoon classes are for older students ages 11-14. All camps include a snack and all materials.

Ages: 11 – 14 Years
Times: 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM