Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center
Wild Summer Camps

-COVID-19 UPDATE-

AS the country continues to respond to the COVID pandemic we are waiting for guidance from the State of NH regarding operation of summer camps.  Changes to schedule, class size, health& safety protocols and procedure will be affected by state and federal guidelines.  We will keep you posted on what our summer programming will look like as soon as finalize our plans!  We hope to see you soon and until then be well and let your creativity run wild!


Half Day and Full Day Camps!                                        Full Camp List | Camp List By Week

CAMP HOURS:  9-12pm  & 1-4pm  
          
FULL DAY AVAILABLE by combining two half day camps and SEPARATE REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR LUNCH HOUR: 
**Scroll to the bottom of the page and register for appropriate week.  

CAMP COST: $150 each 1/2 day camp. Supervised Lunch hour $28 / week.  CAMPERS SUPPLY LUNCH

NON REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT OF $50 PER STUDENT/ CAMP IS DUE AT TIME OF REGISTRATION

DISCOUNTS: 10% sibling discount.  Pay one full price and siblings are 10%off

AGE BREAKDOWN:  CAMPS ARE DESIGNED TO BE APPROPRIATE FOR STUDENTS ENTERING Preschool-8th Grade. 
We reserve the right to move a student who is registered in a camp designed for a different age group.

WHAT IS OUR PHILOSOPHY:
Most camps cover a variety of art mediums working witin 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 Creativity, Fun & Imagination.  Our age appropriate camps build on art skills and include activities that will develop art technique, art skills and creative thinking.

PLEASE NOTE OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS  terms and conditions.

Have a young artist who wants a little more focused art experience? CHECK OUT OUR MINI CAMPS (3 AND 4 DAY)

Class Schedule
Class Type:
Mini Camps 3 Days
WIZARD CAMP
Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 15, 2020

Summer can be terribly boring for student Wizards and Witches who have to hide their magical abilities among the muggles.  Don’t worry, Hogwarts approves this special camp where you will get  to use your special skills to conjure up lots of magical projects in polymer clay.  From magical amulets to your own pet dragon, we will create lots of fun and mystical projects - no spells or potions needed, just creativity and imagination!
ENTERING GRADES 4-6

 

$ 95.00

PLAY WITH YOUR FOOD! tiny miniature charms and food.
Aug 03, 2020 - Aug 05, 2020

If you can’t stand the heat - Get out of the kitchen and into this fun Polymer Clay camp! From sweets like miniature ice cream sundaes, all the way to friendship jewelry (AKA We go together like cookies and milk) you will learn the “special sauce” to making realistic and fun projects out of polymer clay.  Just because they are small doesn’t mean they are simple…. but don’t worry your teacher has all the tips and tricks you need to make miniatures that look almost as sweet as the real thing!
ENTERING GRADES 6 - 12

$ 95.00


Mini Camps 4 Days
MYSTICAL DRAGON JOURNALS
Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 16, 2020

Every Wizard or Witch needs a journal to keep ideas, sketches, spells and secret thoughts private.  Together we will create our own magical “tome” from paper, leather and other materials. You will learn how bind your book full of paper, and then create an all seeing Dragon Eye out of Clay and Glass that will not only see all, but it will protect your book from evil forces….and snoops!  This is a fun mixed media camp made for those Wizards that are serious about a good time!
ENTERING GRADES 6-12

$ 125.00

IT'S CHARMING - KAWAII CHARMS
Aug 03, 2020 - Aug 06, 2020

Kawaii is all the craze - who can resist those adorable faces?  Now you get to make your very own Kawaii charms out of polymer clay!  Learn how to make a variety of adorable miniature.
Kawaii projects - from Animal Charms to little potted Kawaii cactuses.  You won’t the BIG ideas that you will make into little masterpieces!

$ 125.00


Week of June 22
IN THE GARDEN
Jun 22, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020

Let’s explore what’s in the garden: Flowers, rocks, worms, dirt!  Bug expert Rachel Maccini will visit to tell us about insects that live in the garden. We will create a miniature garden that won’t need tending! Our week together will end with making a special edible flower!
AGES 3.5 - 5 YEARS
 

$ 150.00

NATURES ARTBOX
Jun 22, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020

Let's get Messy and make our own art supplies! We will step outside the studio to gather materials like leaves, flowers and sticks to make our own paint, dyes and ink!  Use what we make to dye wool, paint pictures even playdough!  Discover what mother nature has in her art box and allow it to spark your imagination!
ENTERING GRADES K-1

$ 150.00


Week of June 29th
CREATIVE COLLECTIONS (Full)
Jun 29, 2020 - Jul 03, 2020

Spend a wonderful week creating designs on fabric by, block printing, bleach printing, tie dyeing, then sewing a fabulous project. We will also be designing on T- shirts.  Campers will learn real practical skills that will last a lifetime while having fun! We will be teaching hand sewing as well as machine sewing techniques.
ENTERING GRADES 4-7

$ 150.00

SHARK WEEK! (1 Seat Left)
Jun 29, 2020 - Jul 03, 2020

How many different kinds of sharks are there?  What does their skin feel like?  How many teeth does a shark have?  Create wonderful, fun shark-themed projects, including building your own shark! The world they live in is amazing and beautiful. Take a bite out of summer boredom with this shark-tastic class!
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00

EXPERIMENTAL ART! (2 Seats Left)
Jun 29, 2020 - Jul 03, 2020

This camp is for kids that like to get their hands and even feet dirty. We will experiment with various forms of creativity and expression. This camp is more about the process than the final outcome. Kids will explore, and experiment with unique ways of using art materials while focusing on being in the present moment.
ENTERING GRADES 1-3
 

$ 150.00

FASHION FORWARD (Full)
Jun 29, 2020 - Jul 03, 2020

Love to create your own look?  Come explore the process of design and creation of your own uniquely designed accessories.  We will have fun creating fashion accessories both with and without a sewing machine.  Larger projects will include bags and hats.
ENTERING GRADES 4-7
 

$ 150.00


Week of July 6
IN THE WORLD OF ATLANTIS (2 Seats Left)
Jul 06, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020

This camp is beyond description! We will be inspired by the undersea world, sea plants and creatures to create abstract sculptures and small group installations.   Zoom into the many textures of the coral reef and the patterns made by the ocean waves.  Work with a wide variety of media, recycling, paper, clay, paint, fibers and found objects. Create funky dynamic 3D wall art, mobiles and small sculptures for any room in your house.
ENTERING GRADES 4-7
 

$ 150.00

WALK IN THE WOODS (Full)
Jul 06, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020

Our natural world is bursting with life! Be inspired by nature up close and far away! We will look, see, touch, and create original art! Paint a large Georgia O’Keefe inspired flower. Create amazing colorful botanical prints. Collaborate on a Monet inspired mural. Your child will be exposed to a plethora of art mediums - tempura, watercolors, pastels, markers, ink, mixes media, and more. We will learn how line, shape, pattern, color, and value in nature create harmony in our art.
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00

NATURES STUDIO
Jul 06, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020

Nature wears a beautiful coat! Let’s take a closer look. See the pattern, texture, and repetition in our printmaking. Notice the detail in our pen and ink botanical drawings. Admire our colorful and vibrant watercolor paintings! Let nature inspire you to explore and experiment with a variety of art mediums and learned techniques in “Nature’s Studio!”
ENTERING GRADES 4-7

$ 150.00

UNDERSEA MAGIC (2 Seats Left)
Jul 06, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020

Learn, make, and play as we dive into the life and beauty of the ocean world.  Using a variety of materials and techniques, we will get creative while focusing on making art inspired by the creatures, movements, and mysteries of the big blue.  Kids will make jellyfish, mermaid slime, whale friends, and even capture a little bit of the ocean in a jar. Spend the week at sea with this awesome magical ocean-themed Camp!
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00


Week of July 13
FANTASTICAL WORLDS (Full)
Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 17, 2020

Join us on an adventure to the world of Fairies, Magic, Dragons, Castles, and Imaginary Characters. In this Art Camp we will explore a world of fantasy with painting, drawing, and sculpture. Who lives in your fantasy world? We will use a variety of techniques and found objects to Create our lands.  You will even make your own wings and magic wands!
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00

ITS A JUNGLE OUT THERE (2 Seats Left)
Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 17, 2020

Animals captivate us with their colors, patterns, textures, antics, beauty, and grace! We will create art inspired by amazing creatures of the wild! Our repertoire will include drawing, painting, printmaking, and a jungle themed mural. We will learn how to draw a pair of animal eyes up close. We will make prints inspired by the patterns and textures in animals.  The possibilities are as big and wild as the jungle!
ENTERING GRADES 4-6

$ 150.00

AMAZING MINIATURES (2 Seats Left)
Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 17, 2020

Do you love using your imagination to create all sorts of tiny, cute critters, food, and accessories?  This class is for you.  We will embrace cuteness creating tiny items focusing on the Kawaii style.  We will use a variety of mediums including polymer clay, pen and ink, and origami to celebrate making everything tiny and cute.
ENTERING GRADES 4-6

$ 150.00

ANIMALS IN ART (1 Seat Left)
Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 17, 2020

Did you know that Picasso drew a dove, Van Gogh painted a pair of crabs, Dali painted elephants, and Eric Carle created animal collages? Come take a closer look at the amazing colors, patterns, shapes, sizes, and variety in the animal kingdom!  We will draw, paint, printmake, collage, and create amazing animals inspired by “Animals in Art!” Your child will exposed to a variety of art mediums and learn the basic principles of making beautiful and harmonious art.
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00


Week of July 20
ART QUEST (Full)
Jul 20, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020

Join Miss Anna on a magical art quest where we’ll journey on an artful adventure through rivers, mountains, skies, & imaginary lands. We’ll make a tool kit, paint magical creatures,  draw maps of magical lands, play & create our way through a summer adventure.
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00

ARTSY WIZARDS
Jul 20, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020

You have been accepted to the Artsy Hogwarts school of Witchcraft and Wizardry!  Come make a variety of magical crafts out of a variety of magical materials. We will  make wands, and learn needle felting making our hogwarts pets. We will get creative with clay, fabric, and other media to make a range of other fun Harry Potter inspired crafts and trinkets. This camp is sure to be a fun magical experience!
ENTERING GRADES 4-6

 

$ 150.00

MAGIC OF NATURE (Full)
Jul 20, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020

There is so much undiscovered magic in nature. Combine your love for the outdoors with your love of fantasy and the magic realm. We will use nature as our inspiration and as our material in art making.  Mushrooms, flowers, sticks and stones, gnomes, fairies, and whimsical creatures of the forest.  Soak up the magic from the natural world and channel your powers into your whimsical art making.
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00

WILD MYTHOLOGY
Jul 20, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020

We will dive into ancient and imaginary civilizations to create our own mythical art! Let’s explore Gods, Goddesses, Vikings, enchanted beasts, trolls and the wild landscapes where they lived. Bring magic and your larger than life imagination to draw, paint, sculpt and create in, Wild Mythology!
ENTERING GRADES 4-6

$ 150.00


Week of July 27
DELICIOUS CREATIONS
Jul 27, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020

Calling all food and art lovers! This week we will use food as our subject for art making. We will create acrylic paintings of desserts in the style of artist Wayne Thiebaud. We will design Pop Art relief prints of food like artist Andy Warhol, and we will cut up painted paper to create food collages inspired by artist Henri Matisse. We will end our week using real food to make some delicious edible art!
ENTERING GRADES 4-6

$ 150.00

HUNGRY FOR ART (Full)
Jul 27, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020

Join us for a week of fun-filled, mouth-watering art projects. Desserts, snacks, and your favorite foods will be the inspiration for making our delicious masterpieces.  From stamping fruits and vegetables to collaging food mandalas to creating dessert-inspired sculptures, we will explore different art materials to add color and texture to our pieces. They will look so good you will want to eat them! Get your chef hats on with brushes in hand and be ready to make some yummy looking art!
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00

COLOR ADVENTURES (Full)
Jul 27, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020

Do you love color? Are you excited by rainbows and other color patterns? Come learn how they all play together. Come explore, discover, and make sense of color! This class will include exposure to a variety of art mediums and techniques in drawing, painting, 3-D and more! Enjoy the process and see the amazing results in making color sense art!
ENTERING GRADES 1-3

$ 150.00

LEGENDARY BEASTS (2 Seats Left)
Jul 27, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020

Let’s hunt for Bigfoot and Yetis, find the Loch Ness Monster, and tame dragons and bowtruckles! Join us as we experiment and play with various methods and media to create some of the most interesting imaginary creatures and fantastic beasts.
ENTERING GRADES 4-6

$ 150.00


Week of August 3
IN A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY (Full)
Aug 03, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020

Join us for a Star Wars inspired week of mixed media art! Imagine and design new alien species. We will create our own droids. Paint new worlds and paper mache light sabers! Think Baby Yoda! Rey! And maybe even Darth Vader!
ENTERING GRADES 3-6

$ 150.00

TALES AND MYTHS (1 Seat Left)
Aug 03, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020

We will explore myths and imaginary tales to create our own mythical art. Like the Tlingit people of the Northwest we will make a totem pole with mythical creatures. Pixies are tiny characters from English stories that love to play tricks. We will create Pixie pencil tops. The Navajo people made sand painting on the ground. We will make an edible sand painting.  Join us for a fun and creative week.
AGE 5 - ENTERING GRADE 2

$ 150.00

ALL ABOUT HEROS (2 Seats Left)
Aug 03, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020
Heroes live among us, in history books and in comic books.  We will look at how we pick heroes and create comics, design costumes, paint portraits to share our ideas.  Join us for an art-filled week and discover why heroes are important and why we can't get enough of them!
ENTERING GRADES 3-6
 
$ 150.00

ANIMAL INSTINCTS
Aug 03, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020

Roar!!! Animals of the jungle have inspired many artists throughout time. Tap into your animal instincts and explore your wild side.  Using animals as our inspiration we will create wildly wondrous works of art. You will even create your very own jungle mosaic through various art mediums.
ENTERING GRADES K-2
 

$ 150.00


Camp Lunch
Camp Lunch (Full)
Jun 29, 2020 - Jul 03, 2020
$ 28.00

Camp Lunch (2 Seats Left)
Jul 06, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020
$ 28.00

Camp Lunch
Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 17, 2020
$ 28.00

Camp Lunch
Jul 20, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020
$ 28.00

Camp Lunch
Jul 27, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020
$ 28.00

Camp Lunch
Aug 03, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020
$ 28.00