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SUMMER CAMPS!

 

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You can now register online for Summer art camps at the Grimsby Public Art Gallery!  Just click the Online Registration button on the front page of www.grimsby.ca

You can still register in person at the Gallery or at the Peach King Centre, though you will need an online account.  We can help you set one up if you require assistance.

Kids Art Camps


July 3-6

Critter Creations & The land of SMALL!
Ages: 5-14 years
Time: 1:30 - 4:00 pm
Cost: $77
Creating 3-D worlds of cute and kooky critters with a wide range of fun art materials including CLAY!


July 16-20
Animal Mania - Getting Wild With Art!
Ages: 7-14 years
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $96
Challenge how you think about wildlife with new skills and creative approaches. Draw, paint and sculpt the animals you love.


July 16-20
Lego Stop Motion Movie Makers with GPAG & Grimsby Library
Ages: 9-14 years
Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Cost: $60
ONLY 5 SPOTS LEFT!
We are teaming up to offer this dynamic film making camp. Learn how to make your own short stop motion film with this hands on week - plan a storyboard, make creative props, and film special effects and enjoy a fabulous mini film festival!


July 25-27
Expressive Drawing for Teens
Ages: 12-17 years
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Cost: $60
Learn new ways to approach drawing with an expressive and personal style during this mini session of creative sketching.  Push your art making to a new level by increasing your technical and creative skills with personalized dynamic art.


August 7 - 10
Eco-Art Creators!
Ages: 5-9 years
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $77
Using Nature and Recycling as a starting point to creativity and  unique masterpieces. Working with ink, watercolours, yarns and beads & nature bits the options are limitless.


August 7-10
Cartoon Classics Creations! 
Ages: 8-14 years
Time: 1:30-4:00 pm
Cost: $77
Sculpt it, draw it, paint it, and print it! Developing style and characters of animal, human and inanimate objects that can deliver a joke or play out a scene.. More than just fun!


August 13-17
Magical & Mystical Creatures!
Ages: 5-14 years
Time: 1:30-4:00 pm
Cost: $96
Elemental Art & Designs to get into the details of creating imaginative creatures in drawings, painting and sculpture!


August 20-24
3-D Creator Studio!
Ages: 8-14 years
Time: 1:30-4:00 pm
Cost: $96
Let’s learn about sculpting with clay, wood and assemblage, wire and paper art. Non-stop hands on fun!


August 27-31
It’s Dramatic!
Ages: 8-14 years
Time: 9:30 am-12:00 pm
Cost: $96
Wait, what? Roll play with creativity. Hands on theatrical projects like MASK Making, creating props and trying out some stage designing.


August 27 & 28
Word-Art Smash Up!
Ages: 10-16 years
Time: 1:30-4:00 pm
Cost: $40
Learn the design and techniques to bring a word into art with Graffiti, Calligraphy and Onomatopoeia Cartoon Flare! Draw, Paint & Pop-out Projects.  New Skills for making art talk!

 

Culture Camps

Partnered with Recreation Services, the GPAG offers the full day camp experience with extended care options. Campers will spend the mornings making art, then following the Camp Leaders to the Grimsby Lions Pool/splashpad, then play games outdoors (indoors during inclement weather at PKC). A Camp Supervisor will be with the group all day to ensure consistency and familiarity.

July 9-13       
FIFA World Cup - Russian Culture Creations
Ages: 6 - 13
Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm (all day)
Cost: $155
Extended Care:  $40, 7:30am - 6:00pm

The Soccer World Cup is on, and GPAG is ready to take a tour of the culture and art of the hosting country Russia!  Kids will explore a big mix of culture & world soccer themes to create cartoons, sculptures and paintings that are fun and fabulous.


July 23-27       
Take the Tour de France
Ages: 6 - 13
Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm (all day)
Cost: $155
Extended Care:  $40, 7:30am - 6:00pm
Register for this Culture Camp at the Gallery, Peach King Centre or online

A Tour de France for Artists! Biking is only one part of this great event. Get inspired to make great works of art and craft as we learn about the historic and great Tour de France Artists, Places, Food & History that bring the tour come alive each year.  


July 30-August 3     
The Art of Movement
Ages: 6 - 13
THIS CAMP IS FULL! Put your name on the waiting list

Let’s explore how to create movement in art. Sculpt, Draw, Collage, Paint and craft as you learn through creative projects of illusion and kinetics. Tinker with how energy can be anchored in colour, shapes, various materials to make dynamic art works.


August 13-17
Junior Culture Camp
Ages: 4 - 6
THIS CAMP IS FULL! Put your name on the waiting list 

Be Art Explorers of land, sky and seas.  So much creative fun making and learning about the beautiful earth.  DRAW, PAINT, SCULPT & CRAFT animals, sea life, landscapes and natural wonders.


August 20-14     
Take the Tour de France
Ages: 6 - 13
Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm (all day)
Cost: $155
Extended Care:  $40, 7:30am - 6:00pm
ONLY 5 SPOTS LEFT!!

Art making in styles, colours and materials inspired by festivals from around the world. Take a virtual visit to Italy, Japan, India, China and more as we make each day a celebration and artistic expression. 

Adult Art Classes

 Summer adult programming coming soon!

Please note...

 All gallery programs are subject to minimum and maximum registration. Payment is required 7 days after the date of registration to ensure a spot. Classes are subject to change. Cancellations require 7 days notice to receive a full refund. The gallery is not responsible for missed classes, and does not pro-rate classes. 

Grimsby Public Art Gallery
18 Carnegie Lane, Grimsby, Ont. L3M 1Y1
Ph: (905) 945-3246  Fx: (905) 945-1789
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School Programming


Remember!                                                                                       

The Grimsby Public Art Gallery offers a wide range of programming for students at both the Elementary and Secondary School levels, including exhibition tours, and virtual exhibitions that bring the art to the classroom! Our Education Guide is available at the gallery for further information. Make sure your child’s teacher is aware of this great opportunity to enrich their students’ art education!

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