Zines: Self-publish your art and writing
A zine is a self-published booklet of original or appropriated texts and images, usually reproduced using a photocopier. If you are a writer, artist, activist, scrap booker, journal enthusiast, graphic novel or comic connoisseur, you will love zines! Come create an original zine and take away multiple copies to distribute! Students are encouraged to bring in 2D materials they would like to include in their zine including collage materials, hard copies of text, originals or copies of art, etc. Some basic art materials will be supplied.
For fans of journaling, sketching, writing, scrapbooking and zines. You will need to bring a hardcover book that you will alter in many different ways. Painting, cutting, folding, gluing and so much more we will transform your book into a complex work of art with a new surprise on every page. The camp will be providing basic art supplies including paint, glue, pencils and multi-use paper. Students should bring various materials to use for their altered books. Suggestion include but are limited to: Collage materials (paper, magazines, books, photographs, etc. Ephemera including stamps, postcards, pressed flowers/leaves, stickers, fabrics etc. Anything else 2D that you are inspired by.
Construct Your Self, Write your story: Mask Making Workshop for Kids
Children will construct an imaginary self by making their own mask. Participants will personalize and embellish their masks with paints, clay, wood, markers, decorative papers, stickers, feathers, fur and more. Based on their masks, children will write a story or poem starring the one-of-a-kind persona they have created via the mask. Other subjects for masks of mythological monsters and animals will also be explored to add to the story. All materials included.
California Dreamin’ for Kids
Let’s celebrate the unique beaches of California! We will create cool artwork featuring the famous Seal Beach, Dog Beach and surfboards plenty of Sun, Surf vibrant paints and awesome artwork to boot!
Egyptian Art Explorer for Kids
Come create a Royal 3D Sarcophagus filled with treasure, an animal Mummy, Mosaic Pyramid Stepping Stone and More! We will use paper mache elements, clay, paints, and mosaic tiles. Creative fun for all.
Piano for Beginners
Piano lessons for the very beginner. Class will emphasize basic fundamental such as keyboard orientation, fingering, and hand positioning. Students will learn how to write and read notes and rhythms. Concepts will be reinforced with fun games.