Parks & Rec - Let's Gogh Art Summer Art-ventures

Session 1:
Jungle Journey Art-ventures in the Rain-forest

For: Ages 6-12
Days: Monday - Friday
Dates: July 18 - 22
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: TBA
Fee: $145 residents (non-residents add $10)
Instructor: Let's Gogh Art-venture Instructors

Art explorers take their inner artists for a walk in the rainforest and discover endangered creatures who live there. Lizards, poison dart frogs, bugs and butterflies, tigers and monkeys and more. Experience fabric design while tie dyeing bandanas, making rainbow T-shirts, and printing on umbrellas. Sculpt animals out of clay, make bug boxes, create rainforest flowers, draw tigers and paint ceramic butterflies. Discover stained glass and scratch art too.

Bring an oversized old T-shirt to wear as a smock, a nut-free snack and a drink each day.

Session 2:
Weird Faces and Places Art-ventures

For: Ages 6-12
Days: Monday - Friday
Dates: August 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: TBA
Fee: $145 residents (non-residents add $10)
Instructor: Let's Gogh Art-venture Instructors

Oh, the places we'll go! Art explorers travel to some pretty weird places while creating some wicked cool art forms dating back to when art began. Discover weird gargoyle faces and visit the amazing Taj Mahal. Experience cave painting, fossil making and egg shell mosaics. Make worry dolls and totem poles. Learn about Oaxacan alebrijes while designing T-shirts. Create colorful Mexican pots, make bark paintings and design Haitian sequined banners. Fun facts in history and geography are included. 

Bring an oversized old T-shirt to wear as a smock, a nut-free snack and a drink each day.

Let's Gogh Art...
  • Helps art explorers think outside the box about art as it relates to the amazing world around us

  • Fosters creativity through broad-based exposure to artists’ tools, techniques and materials

  • Inspires children to create art that is uniquely their own

  • Encourages children’s creative spirit and imagination and promotes the value of art

  •  Provides wicked cool, sometimes kooky, art activities kids love to do

  •  Each program includes T-shirt creations. Awesome works of art go home each day

  • All art materials are included in the fee.