4-12 YRS

Enroll your child this spring break in Spring Art Camp at The Bass! Taught by professional museum educators, teaching artists and certified M-DPS art teachers, campers will learn creative art skills through fun, hands-on art activities in painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, collage, performance, photography and more. Sign up for one day, or all five!

Members (Family/Dual or above): $40 per day ($200 for the week)
Non-Members: $50 per day ($250 for the week)
(Optional) Aftercare: $10 per day*

*We know the work day is longer than our camp. You may drop your child off as early as 8:30 a.m. for no charge. Aftercare is also available until 6 p.m. for an additional charge of $10 per day.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required! Meals are not included and campers should bring their own lunch and snacks.


Ages 4-6

  • March 26 — Creatures of the Land and Sea

    Explore the creatures that roam the earth. Campers will make their own animal and environment using mixed media.

  • March 27 — Patterns and Printing with Nature

    Using fabric, paint and ink, campers will create a large scale piece of art using patterns and prints found in nature.

  • March 28 — All About Me

    What makes you, you? Using images of their favorite things, campers will create a piece of art that celebrates their uniqueness.

  • March 29 — Book Making

    Campers will make and bind their own book using a story that they create.

  • March 30 — Paper Mache Animals

    Using 3D art making, campers will bring drawings of animals to life with recycled paper.

Ages 7-12

  • March 26 — Industrial Art

    Campers will create functional pieces of work, like a backpack, a pair of shoes, or even a piece of jewelry.

  • March 27 — Surreal Portraiture

    Create an alternate you! In this session, campers will study famous surreal portraits and make a painting of an alternate version of themselves.

  • March 28 — Character Creations

    From comic books to graphic novels, each story is based on characters. In this camp session, campers will create original characters and develop a story using images.

  • March 29 — Realistic Drawing

    With a variety of drawing tools, campers will learn technical tips and tricks to enhance drawing skills.

  • March 30 — Dreamscapes

    Combining drawing and painting, campers will create surreal landscapes using their wildest imagination.


If you would like to order over the phone or need assistance with our forms, please call 786-477-6003, Monday through Saturday, 9:30 AM to 5 PM.