Day Camps

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Day camps are offered Monday through Friday with all-day and half-day options. A brown-bag lunch from home is suggested for all-day campers. Kendall staff will supervise activities during lunch break. PLEASE NOTE that regular daytime classes are also held Monday through Friday in June and July! To register for a Day Camp online, click here.

Superhero

April 7-11, 2014, 9am to 12noon
Ages 6-9

Start with the basics of cartoon drawing and learn to create the next generation of really cool superheroes. Draw your characters in action with all their gear and accessories.

Pond Pets & Swamp Stuff

April 7-11, 2014, 1 to 4pm
Ages 6-9

Jump into this mixed media exploration with both feet! You won’t want to miss a second of the creativity. You will create a painting of a swamp thing, clay fish, stuffed sharks, and ABC book of underwater creatures.

Stop Motion Animation

April 7-11, 2014, 9am to 12noon
Ages 10-12

Teamwork helps you communicate your ideas more effectively in art. Building on the story-boarding process: brainstorming, sketching, acting, and discussion, you will create a clay project, which you will film and animate. You will design sets, characters, direct and edit your film. You will have an opportunity to use some of the latest software for your final production.

Downtown Robots

April 7-11, 2014, 1 to 4pm
Ages 10-12

Using basic drawing techniques and photos of machines like cars, motorcycles, planes, and trains, you’ll draw and color all sorts of mechanized marvels.

Drawing Portfolio

April 7-11 2014, 1 to 4pm
Ages 10-12

You’ll gain daily experience with graphite and charcoal from the observation of still life, landscape and the figure. Begin to build your own portfolio of drawings.

Pre-College Drawing

April 7-11, 2014, 9am to 4pm
Ages 13-17

Think attending art college is in your future? Get a jump on the competition by building a portfolio of drawings based on observation. Focus on the basics of composition and rendering in this day camp which will include studies based on still life and clothed models. Class will also include drawing on location around Grand Rapids.

Teen Screen Printing

April 7-11, 2014, 9am to 4pm
Ages 13-17

Learn the basics of the process of screen printing by drawing your own images, learning to format them, preparing screens, and pulling prints.

Tuition for half-day camps is $145. Tuition for all-day camps is $250. Supplies for all camps are included. To register online click here.

Registration Deadline: One week prior to start of each day camp session.

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