Westport, Ontario, Canada

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2024 Summer Fun Art Camps for Kids

July 02 - August 07 2024
Westport, Ontario
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2024 Summer Fun Art Camps for Kids

🎨✨ Get ready for a summer of creativity and fun with the Westport Arts Council Summer Art Camps for Kids 2024! 🌞🎭

👧👦 Calling all young artists and performers! Whether your child is a budding actor, a Picasso in the making, or simply loves to explore their imagination, we’ve got something special in store for them.

🌟 Back by popular demand are our beloved Drama and Musical Theatre Camps, where kids can shine on stage and unleash their inner performers! But wait, there’s more! We’re thrilled to introduce NEW and exciting camps guaranteed to spark creativity and inspire endless adventures!

🚀 From baking sweet treats to crafting theatrical wonders, there’s something for every age and interest. With seven different camps to choose from, the possibilities are endless!

📅 Mark your calendars because registration opens on April 1st, 2024!

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to make this summer one to remember! Let’s create unforgettable memories together at the Westport Arts Council Summer Art Camps for Kids. Enroll today and let the artistic journey begin! 🎉🎨

 

Important – PLEASE READ FOR DETAILS FOR REGISTRATION!

The registration form is required to reserve your spot for the Art Camp(s).

Options:

  • Fillable PDF form (requires Adobe Acrobat);
  • Print, complete and scan the document; or
  • Hardcopies are available at 15 Rideau Street, Westport, ON (In the box on the porch, marked Westport Arts Council).

Please send your completed registration form and/or an inquiries to: treasurer4wac@gmail.com

You will receive a confirmation email with details for payment, to complete your registration.

Drama Camp, July 2nd-5th, 2024 FULL

Lead by Ms. Christine Harvey, the campers will learn parts in a play and perform on the final day.

Geode Wind Chimes - July 10th, 2024

Laurie McCann will instruct campers on how to make their own polymer clay wind chimes. This involves rolling the clay, layering colours, creating beads and shapes, baking and putting the wind chime together.

Dotted Scene Art - July 17th, 2024 FULL

Using a variety of tools and techniques, children will create a scene using dots of paint. Instructor: Ms. Jessica Byrce.

Baking Italian Macarons - July 23rd, 2024 FULL

A macaron is a meringue-based sandwich cookie make with almond flour, egg whites, butter and confectioner’s sugar. The instructor is local famous business owner and baker, Stacy Blair of The Pie Bar. In this class you will learn a quick history of the Macaron, proper measuring techniques, how to properly pipe the batter (“macaronage”), and how to prepare two different filling flavours.

Stained Glass Frog - July 24th, 2024 FULL

This year’s workshop has been designed for both the first timer and those who have taken a previous. Local artist Ms. Diana Kemp will teach the children the art of cutting, grinding, foiling and soldering a 5-piece glass project, using the traditional Tiffany Style method.

Musical Theatre Camp - July 29th-August 2nd, 2024 FULL

Instructor Judy Follet will lead a fast paced, choreographed-with-movement scene, including some basic dance steps, to a popular scene from Mary Poppins. The number will be performed on the last day of camp for family and friends.

Fluttering Friends Bug Crafts - August 7th, 2024

Art projects surrounding the delightful and whimsical world of butterflies, ladybugs and dragonflies.