Troy Hawkins’ Summer Art Camp

What: Summer Art Camp with artist Troy Hawkins from HawkMan Studios

Ages: 8 to 12

In Summer Art Camp, artist Troy Hawkins will keep creative minds active during the long break from school. Each week, students will work on four projects in different mediums. Each week has a different theme, so students experiencing all eight weeks will complete 32 different projects in different mediums to show off at home. Kids will paint, draw, sculpt, take photographs and create recycled art — just to name a few of the projects that will get their hands dirty and their minds moving! Students need to bring a sack lunch and 2 snacks each day.

Times and Themes:

Week 1-The 101’s
Drawing, Painting, Sculpting and Print Making
AR06101 • M-F • 6/8-6/12 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Week 2-Following the Masters
Painting, Charcoal, Watercolor and Clay
AR06102 • M-F • 6/15-6/19 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Week 3-Cartoon Time
Drawing, Comic Strip, Pen & Ink and Large Painting
AR06103 • M-F • 6/29-7/3 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Week 4-Express Yourself
Mandalas, Canvas Wall-Hanging, Mask Making and Abstract Watercolor Painting
AR07101 • M-F • 7/6-7/10 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Week 5-Try Something New
The Shoe as Art, Found Object Assemblage, Hand-Built Pottery and Painting Without a Brush
AR07102 • M-F • 7/13-7/17 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Week 6-World Traveler
Painting/Australia, Pottery/Mexico, Hieroglyphics/Egypt and Dream Catchers/Native American
AR07103 • M-F • 7/20-7/24 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Week 7-Wild, Wacky and Just Plain Weird
Papier Mache Amphibians, Shake-Splatter-Squirt a Masterpiece, Duct Tape/Recycled Sculptures and Tie-Dye Wall Hanging
AR08101 • M-F • 8/3-8/7 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Week 8-Paper, Plastic and Plaster
Collage, New Age Sculpture, Plaster of Paris Sculpture and Fish Prints
AR08102 • M-F • 8/10-8/14 • 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Register at Redding Recreation
(530) 225-4095

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2 Responses

  1. Avatar Grammalyn says:

    Maddie did several of Troy's camps last summer and had a blast! She never wanted to go home – it was that much fun! I even have framed a beautiful fish print that she made, and it is hanging in my home. Makes me wish I was in the 8-12 range!

  2. Avatar Jan hill says:

    2010 Camp Dates PLEASE:) Can't Wait!