Art Mini-camps 2016

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Want to bring out the creative side of your child this summer? Join us for the art mini-camp program held in Wells 
Branch and sponsored 
by the  Wells Bra
nch MUD (a portion of the tuition supports programs in WB)  We pack lots of activities into each week of three 1/2 day 
ssions: painting, 
drawing, 3-D art, 
fabric painting, mosaics, clay sculpture, murals, and art discussions.
Each week has its own theme. Enroll for one or several. Registration in person or by phone at the WB MUD 
at 512-251-9814 or visit them at 3000 Shoreline Dr. Online registration is open with active net.
Junior artist sessions (age 7 1/2 or completed 1st grade-age 12)  Each day begins with a  review of art prints, library books, guest artists, and use the internet to tour museum collections and types of art not available to us locally.  Students will decide what they like or not, discuss different artists and art topics and how artists created their art then we will create our projects. 
June 14-16 #Way out in Space-we'll create a galaxy mural, work with glow in the dark paint, create space ships, try our hand at moon rocks, draw a 3D Tardis, space monsters and lots more.
June 21-23 Not your usual paintings-From the battle of the sunflowers (Monet vs VanGough) to cave art to really out there modern art we'll explore it all and see how the artists created the effects.
June 28-30  Stars & stripes (July 4th) We will work on lots of patriotic themed projects including a float for the WB parade on July 4th
July 12-14  Drawing & painting - Can you draw your hand, a cat or dog, a blue horse, a guitar or a martian or winged fairies? We'll try them all and more.
August 2-4  Lets imagine it/ lets make it (science) we will explore our creativity and make things that move and interact
August 9-11 Design it and make it--bags and mosaics and jewelry and more

You may want to look at my blog for last summer to see some of the projects we did.

Beginning Artists Sessions (age 4 1/2 going into Kindergarten-7)
The beginning artists will break several times during the morning for a story and snack or drink so send a bag with your kids to keep them going. We may view a video or two as well.
June 21-23  Painting and drawing a sampler-We will spend the week drawing and painting using all kinds of tools and different media from pastels to texture paints while we learn about how colors and textures work.
July 19-21  Artistic fun with Foods-would it be more fun to eat a salad if it were a train or a skeleton? we will eat some of our art at the end of each day—fruit pizza, train salad, make a recipe book, decorated plates for lunch.

August 2-4  Wild n Waacky Arty science We will make our own fossils, investigate colorful chemical interactions, create crystals, make our own clays, and explore color

Fee: $45/week  all supplies and materials included
* Ratio of teachers to students  1:6
 Registration in person or by phone at the WB MUD 
at 512-251-9814 or visit them at 3000 Shorline dr

Beginning Artists  Limit 18
Ages: 4 1/2-7 (or going into Kindergarten/ - 1st gr)
Hours: 9-11:30 am Tue-Wed-Thur
Junior Artists  Limit 18
Ages: 7 1/2-12 (must have completed 1st grade)
Hours: 12 -3:30 pm  

registration: WB MUD