Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center
Wild Summer Camps

Wild Summer Camps


We STRONGLY recommend going on the waitlist ....
when a camp is listed as FULL.

Summer plans change all the time!
We monitor enrollment closely and will let you know when/if a spot opens up.

 

CLICK here for List of Camps by Date

June 12-15 2017
Ages 3.5 - 5
** An additional preschool camp is planned for Late August  2017 depent on when school starts.. stay tuned by subscribing to our newsletter.


June 26 - August 4 2017     
Ages 5-7years  and  8-10 years
**Mini camps (no full day) are in the works for  August 7 - 11 more information coming soon!

Half Day and Full Day Camps!  
Full day camps consist of 2 half day camps, campers bring a lunch and partipate in a supervised play break between camps for approx. one hour between morning and afternoon.

Most camps cover a variety of art mediums working within a theme or concept.  Perfect for the young person who wants to explore, practice and grow creatively.  Our instructors are artists who teach and enjoy working with students of all ages.  We focus on imagination, Creativity, exploration and fun!

A Deposit of $50 for EACH Enrollment will be required by April 15 in order to hold your spot.
If a deposit is not received by April 15 your enrollment may be given to a student on our wait list.
Final Payment is due 2 WEEKS before the start of each enrollment.

 
$150 for a half day camp and $285 for a full day camp.

Class Schedule
Location:
Preschool summer camps
ART EXPLORERS Ages 3.5 - 5 (2 Seats Left)
Preschool summer camps
06/12/17 - 06/15/17

Join Ms Anna on an preschool art adventure with animals and magical creatures!
We’ll paint, work with clay, tell stories & play games inspired by adventure, animals and some magical creatures too!  Ages 3.5-5 (must be able to go to the bathroom independently)
Price $150


FAIRIES, FANTASY AND FUN
Preschool summer camps
08/07/17 - 08/10/17

Let’s enter the world of fantasy while exploring nature and the lives of mythical fairies and gnomes.  We will let our imaginations soar as we discover natural wonders and create tiny, fantasy worlds.  Our week will be filled with creativity, glitter, music and fabulous adventures!
Ages: 3.5 - 5  (must be able to use the bathroom independently)
$150



1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
TINKER STUDIO Ages 5-7 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
06/26/17 - 06/30/17

Tinkering is a wonderful creative experience. it is fun and messy. We will use color, design, texture and more to encourage experimentation, imagination, independence, exploration, innovation and curiosity. A week full of creating and more!
Price $150


FANTASY WORLDS Ages 5-7 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
06/26/17 - 06/30/17

Design and create you own worlds with mythical creatures and plants. Our worlds will come to life through our imaginations and artistic exploration with paint, sculpture and drawing. 
Price $150


BOOK INSPIRED! Ages 5-7 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/10/17 - 07/14/17

Do you Love Books? We are going to read, look at and fall in love with books!  We are going to make the most wonderful art!  It’s going to be inspiring and magical because books are just the best! Get ready to travel your imaginations, dream up new stories and discover that we are amazing just the way we are!
Price $150

 


ONCE UPON A ... Ages 5-7 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/10/17 - 07/14/17
Kate Pritchard

Fairy tales, folk tales, and our own tales. Students will be immersed in legends and folk tales from around the world as they discover how to make a great story from start to finish and tell it too. Using acting, simple pop-up book folding, mixed media, puppetry, and a whole lot of silly imagination, students will discover the art of storytelling.
Price $150
 


NATURE'S INSPIRATION Ages 5-7 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/17/17 - 07/21/17
Ellen Kotelly

Come explore the beauty and wonder of the natural world and see how nature inspires art! Create art for your garden and home using a variety of art materials and inspiration from nature! Enjoy the adventure of both an indoor and outdoor studio!
Price $150


NATURES STUDIO Ages 5-7 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/17/17 - 07/21/17

Explore the beauty of nature through art.  In this camp we will paint, draw and sculpt as we create wonderful works of art inspired by the world around us.
Price $150


ARTSY, OUT AND ABOUT Ages 5-7 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/24/17 - 07/28/17

Art is all around us.. We will head outside to build fairy houses, Nature will inspire our printmaking in the back yard and create sculptures for the garden.... afterwards, We may stop next door for little treat at the ice cream shop!  We will be inspired by nature, community and a little bit of magic!
Price $150


ON THE GO ! Ages 5-7 AFTERNOON (2 Seats Left)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/24/17 - 07/28/17

We will build and design our own vehicles!  A few community helpers will stop by to say hi and we will create pieces of art that celebrate our wonderful community!  Make a portable easel you can take home!  We will take it next door and visit the fire station where we will meet the firefighters, check out the firetruck and draw what we see. 
Price $150


FIBER FUN! Ages 5-7 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/31/17 - 08/04/17

Let's have some fun exploring different fibers! We will learn about carding, spinning, dying and even try     our hand at knitting. We will also play with other exciting fiber crafts and learn lots from our resident fibert producers, Sedona and Cole... Two fluffy angora rabbits!!
Price $150


FANTASTICAL COLOR! Ages 5-7 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 5-7 years old
07/31/17 - 08/04/17

Ready to discover some of the most colorful master artists!  Matisse's paper cutouts, Wayne Thiebaud's colorful cakes, Hunderwasser's patterned landscapes, printing with Mondrian, sculpting towers that brighten the skyline!
Price $150



Full Day Summer Camps 5-7 years old
DESIGN AND CREATE! 5-7 years FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 5-7 years old
06/26/17 - 06/30/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

DESIGN AND CREATE! Color and design meet imagination and exploration!  This full day camp is a combination of TINKER STUDIO & FANTASY WORLDS. Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm. Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above.

Price $285


ART OF THE STORYTELLER 5-7 YRS FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 5-7 years old
07/10/17 - 07/14/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

ART OF THE STORYTELLER ! Stories unfold and imagination takes hold.  This full day camp is a combination of BOOK INSPIRED & ONCE UPON A ...  Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm. 
Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above.

Price $285


ART GARDEN 5-7 YRS FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 5-7 years old
07/17/17 - 07/21/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

ART GARDEN is a magical place where your creativity can grow!  This camp is a combination of NATURE'S INSPIRATION & NATURE'S STUDIO. Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm.  Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above. 

Price $285

 


COMMUNITY ! 5-7 yrs FULL DAY (2 Seats Left)
Full Day Summer Camps 5-7 years old
07/24/17 - 07/28/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

COMMUNITY!  Discover your community through art. This full day camp is a combination of ARTSY OUT AND ABOUT & ON THE GO! . Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm. Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above. 

Price $285


ARTIST ROCKS! 5-7 years FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 5-7 years old
07/31/17 - 08/04/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

ARTISTS ROCK where we explore art and artists through a variety of materials, tools and styles. This full day camp is a combination of  FIBER FUN! and FANTASTICAL COLOR!  Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm.  Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above.

Price $285



1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
THE ART OF STYLE Ages 8-10 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
06/26/17 - 06/30/17

Create art that is fun to design, look at and maybe even wear, like shoe sculptures, hand printed tshirts and paper mache hats!  We will learn about the "elements of design" and the importance of color as we explore printmaking, sculpture and other art techniques.
Price $150
 


WILD, WACKY AND WONDERFUL Ages 8-10 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
06/26/17 - 06/30/17

This camp is designed to keep your imagination in shape! Can you think up a sassy superhero or a vile villain?  Are you up to making a mind bending marble maze?  Design and build your own projects that are uniquely you.
Price $150 ​​​​​​​


ADVENTURES, IMAGINATION AND ART! Ages 8-10 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/10/17 - 07/14/17

Design new stories to tell with characters and places that only you can imagine.  Paint, sculpt, create masks and collage! Discover Art that tells a story as you travel through stories and imagination.
Price $150 ​​​​​​​


A PICTURE PAINTS 1,000 WORDS Ages 8-10 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/10/17 - 07/14/17

Students will tell stories through a variety of art forms.  Some of our activities are book making, story writing, illustration, journaling, painting and sculpting.  We will dive into our imaginations to express, create, share and learn! 

Price $150 ​​​​​​​


ARTFUL CREATURES Ages 8-10 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/17/17 - 07/21/17

Lets meet all of the wild, delightful & magical creatures of the garden… real and imagined! We are going to bring them to life through painting, 3-D Art and mixed media.  Our week will be bursting with creatures great and small and our job will be to express their beauty with our amazing art!
Price $150 ​​​​​​​


MAGICAL MINIATURE GARDENS Ages 8-10 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/17/17 - 07/21/17

In this magically creative week you will design and create your own miniature garden complete with a house that any faerie or gnome would be proud to call home.  We will make a house, accessories and critters made out of weather resistant polymer clay, then combine our projects with natural materials to create a magical miniature garden that you can take home.
Price $150 ​​​​​​​


SILOS TO CITYSCAPES Ages 8-10 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/24/17 - 07/28/17
Jessica Bladd Palmer

Together we will explore what makes communities different, from urban cities with skylines to rural landscapes with barns and animals.  Using a variety of art materials we will discover the visually exciting differences of how we live.  Drawing, painting, collage and mixed media, we will create many fun and unique works of art.  Small town living or Big city lights which neighborhood will inspire you most?!
Price $150


COLOR THE TOWN! Ages 8-10 AFTERNOON (1 Seat Left)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/24/17 - 07/28/17

Create your community in Color!  Walking through Hollis we will draw architecture, such as the village market or a  farm stand and add color using some wild colored patterns, do grave rubbings in color, use wood scraps to create building sculptures, and paint, paint, paint!!
Price $150 ​​​​​​​


MASTER FULL Ages 8-10 MORNING (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/31/17 - 08/04/17

Create art inspired by the great masters!  Get set to paint, draw and so much more!  We will create and explore the art of Claude Monet, Georgia O Keefe, Frida Kahlo, Andy Warhol and others!
Price $150


AWESOME ART IN 3-D Ages 8-10 AFTERNOON (Full)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
07/31/17 - 08/04/17

 A fun filled week of creating in three dimensions!  Express yourself in paper mache, clay and more as we Sculpt, Build and Create!
Price $150 ​​​​​​​


MAGICAL MINATURE GARDEN (2 Seats Left)
1/2 Day Summer Camp 8-10 years old
08/07/17 - 08/11/17

Due to high demand a repeat week of this popular camp has been added! In this magically creative week you will design and create your own miniature garden complete with a house that any faerie or gnome would be proud to call home.  We will make a house, accessories and critters made out of weather resistant polymer clay, then combine our projects with natural materials to create a one-of-a-kind miniature garden that you can take home.
Price $150



Full Day Summer Camps 8-10 years old
DESIGN AND CREATE FULL DAY 8-10 (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 8-10 years old
06/26/17 - 06/30/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

DESIGN & CREATE! Color and design meets imagination and exploration.  This full day camp is a combination of THE ART OF STYLE & WILD,WACKY AND WONDERFUL.  Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm.  Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above.

Price $285


ART OF THE STORYTELLER 8-10 FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 8-10 years old
07/10/17 - 07/14/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

ART OF THE STORYTELLER where stories unfold and imagination takes hold!  This full day camp is a combination of ADVENTURES, IMAGINATION AND ART & A PICTURE PAINTS 1,000 WORDS.  Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm. 
Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above.

Price $285


ART GARDEN 8- 10 YRS FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 8-10 years old
07/17/17 - 07/21/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

ART GARDEN is a magical place where your creativity can grow.  This full day camp is a combination of ARTFUL CREATURES & MAGICAL MINIATURE GARDENS.  Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm.  Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above. 

Price $285

 


COMMUNITY! 8- 10 YRS FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 8-10 years old
07/24/17 - 07/28/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

COMMUNITY is about discovering community through art.  This full day camp is a combination of CHANGE YOUR WORLD AND COLOR THE TOWN.  Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm.
Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above.

Price $285


ARTIST ROCKS! 8-10 YRS FULL DAY (Full)
Full Day Summer Camps 8-10 years old
07/31/17 - 08/04/17
STAFF - See Half Day Camps

ARTISTS ROCK is where we explore art and artists through a variety of materials, tools and styles!  This full day camp is a combination of  MASTER FULL  & AWESOME ART IN 3-D.  Full day campers are invited to bring a lunch and participate in outdoor activities from 12-1pm.    Full descriptions and Artist/ Instructors are available above. 

Price $285