Art Camps

Full-day art camps are offered throughout the year during the summer, March break and on professional activity days.

Rodman Hall Art Camps introduce developing artists to new materials, themes and their favourite artists in a fun, creative and supportive environment. Engaging artistic experiences allow participants to experiment with a variety of materials which may include painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, and printmaking with a focus on developing techniques and skill-building. Other camp activities may include sharing stories, co-operative games and exploring the Walker Botanical Garden.

How to Register

BY PHONE | BROCK SPORTS | 905-688-5550 x4060
IN PERSON | AT THE BROCK SPORTS WELCOME DESK

Spring/Summer 2019

Art Camp Programs for ages 6 to 8 & 9 to 12
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    • Camps run from 9 am to 4 pm unless otherwise indicated.
    • Drop-off begins at 8:45 am and pick-up is required by 4:15 pm.
    • Please note that before and after care are not available.
    • Meal plans are not available, participants supply their own lunch, snacks (nut free) & beverages.
    • Prices listed include HST where applicable. Rodman Hall membership holders receive discounts as indicated.
    • Note: PROGRAM DISCOUNTS FOR RODMAN HALL MEMBERS CANNOT BE PROCESSED ONLINE AT THIS TIME. Rodman Hall member discounted prices can only be processed by phone 905-688-5550 x4060; or in person at the Welcome Desk, Walker Complex, Brock Main Campus.
    • Program questions can be forwarded to kmitchell3@brocku.ca.

Camp Programs are delivered at the Rodman Hall Art Centre site located at 109 St. Paul Crescent, St. Catharines, ON, L2S 1M3.

SUMMER ART CAMP

Summer Art Camps

Rodman Hall Art Centre camps introduce developing artists to materials, themes, opportunities for self-expression, and exploration in a creative and supportive environment. All of our camps will explore a variety of art making methods such as painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, and mixed media, while also allowing our students to engage with new materials to develop skills and a deeper understanding of art practices. Student’s will be encouraged to use their creativity to create something meaningful. Other camp activities may include sharing stories, games, free play, exhibition tours and exploring the Walker Botanical Garden.

The following Art Camps are offered for ages 6 to 8 and 9 to 12.
Week 1: Ancient and Medieval Arts
Week 2: The Classics
Week 3: Expressive Artworks
Week 4: Surrealism and Abstraction in the 20th c.
Week 5: Natural Inspirations
Week 6: Pop Art and Modernism
Week 7: Contemporary Creations
Week 8: Workshop Week

Week 1: Ancient and Medieval Arts
July 2 to July 5, 9 am to 4 pm
$175 I Members $160
Explore artworks and techniques from all over the world, including Egypt, Great Britain, Rome, Greece, Japan and many more.

Week 2: The Classics
July 8 to 12, 9 am to 4 pm
$230 I Members $210
This week we focus on the artworks and techniques from Classical Greece, the Renaissance, Baroque, and Romanticism. Learn how to blend paints and drawing
materials, and use sculpture materials inspired by classical artists. This week will also include a visit from a local pottery artist. The fee for the pottery visit is included in this week’s cost.

Week 3: Expressive Artworks
July 15 to 19, 9 am to 4 pm
$215 I Members $195
Engage with the works of Expressionist and Impressionist artists and explore themes of colour and light, using traditional techniques as well as our creativity, to express our
ideas and interests through our artwork.

Week 4: Surrealism and Abstraction in the 20th c.
July 22 to 26, 9 am to 4 pm
$215 I Members $195
Surrealism and Abstraction will dive into themes of different realities and alternative perspectives on art through the 20th c. while using imagination and creativity to design our own abstract/surreal artworks.

Week 5: Natural Inspirations
July 29 to Aug 2, 9 am to 4 pm
$215 I Members $195
Explore our very own Walker Botanical Garden and look at artists whose work captures the beauty of the natural world around us. We will also explore recycled art as well as natural materials to create art.

Week 6: Pop Art and Modernism
Aug 6 to 9, 9 am to 4 pm
$175 I Members $160
This week, campers will explore the art of illustration, design and bold graphics while learning about Pop Art and Modernism.

Week 7: Contemporary Creations
August 12 to 16, 9 am to 4 pm
$215 I Members $195
Contemporary Creations will explore current artist practices and introduce students to the current art world and learn how to create works that are both meaningful and
creative.

Week 8: Workshop Week
August 19 to 23, 9 am to 4 pm
$50/day I Members $45/day
A week full of single day, skill-based camp programs, designed to teach students more about a specific medium. A full week discount will apply for anyone signed up for the entire week.
** full week discount $210 I Members $190

Available for 6 to 8 and 9 to 12 ages.
Monday: Sculpture
Tuesday: Drawing
Wednesday: Painting
Thursday: Mixed Media/Printmaking
Friday: Alternative Art-Making (recycled materials, non-traditional techniques, tie-dye)

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PA DAY ART CAMP

PA ART CAMP

Ages 5 to 10
Friday, June 7, 2019, 9 am to 4 pm
$50 | Members $45

Last day to register: June 3, 2019

Enjoy your day off at Rodman Hall Art Centre by experiencing the exhibitions and making your own unique creations. With a focus on creativity and skill-building, students will have the opportunity to experiment with paint, drawing materials, mixed media, printmaking and sculpture.

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