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Summer Art Camps

Summer Art Camps

JUNE 10 – AUGUST 16
9 AM – 3:30 PM
Ages 5-12

Designed for children ages 5-12, Summer Art Camps at The Bass are led by professional museum educators, teaching artists and certified M-DPS art teachers. Campers will make a one-of-a-kind STEAM inspired projects and learn through fun, hands-on art activities in sculpture, painting, design and more. Art Camps run weekly from June 10 to August 16, Monday through Friday, 9 AM – 3:30 PM. There is no camp on Thursday, July 4th. Sign up for one week or the whole summer!

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COST
$250 per week
Members (Dual/Family & above): $200 per week

Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. Campers must bring their own lunch and snacks.

DROP-OFF & PICK-UP
Early drop-off and late pick-up are available each day for Art Camp participants! You may drop your child off as early as 8:30 AM with no additional charge, and can pick up as late as 6 PM for an additional charge of $10 per day.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS
Learn more about The Bass’ Art Camp Scholarship Program. Apply for a scholarship for your child to attend camp, or donate to the scholarship fund today!

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Applications and donations are accepted on an ongoing basis. Donations are 100% tax deductible.

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Upcoming Events

Monday, June 10 - Friday, June 14
Creative Creatures

From sea life to the forest, discover creatures in habitats from all over the world to create a series of wildlife creatures in all media.

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Monday, June 17 - Friday, June 21
Self Portraits

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

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Monday, June 24 - Friday, June 28
Under the Sea

Learn about what happens in the depths of the ocean in this exciting week of camp. Campers will explore different types of paint and 2D surfaces to create their own underwater sea atmosphere.

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Monday, July 1 - Friday, July 5
Art In Nature

Explore the great outdoors to create artwork using natural materials. Campers will learn about what inspires the great land artists of the world.

NO CAMP JULY 4

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Monday, July 8 - Friday, July 12
Story Creation

Campers will develop characters, devise a plot and make and bind their very own book.

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Monday, July 15 - Friday, July 19
Mixed-Up Media

Drawing, painting, collage and sculpting are just a few of the materials campers will use in this camp week to create a masterpiece using a variety of media.

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Monday, July 22 - Friday, July 26
Fantastical Creatures

Get wild with your imagination! Campers will learn about all sorts of critters and creatures, and then will create a 3D creature!

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Monday, July 29 - Friday, August 2
Art Lab: Science & Art

Learn about art making methods through science! Mix, create and explore the magical world of science in this camp session.

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Monday, August 5 - Friday, August 9
Sound Sculptures

Sound is everywhere! Campers will learn about artist that combine art and sound. They will create their own sculpture that uses sound by upcycling art material.

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Monday, August 12 - Friday, August 16
Puppetry & Storytelling

Using 3D art making, campers will bring drawings of animals to life with recycled paper and materials. Campers will develop their own story accompanying their puppets.

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Monday, June 10 - Friday, June 14
Painting Exploration

In this camp session, campers will explore various tips and techniques to apply paint to a unique surface while learning about traditional and exploratory methods of painting.

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Monday, June 17 - Friday, June 21
Story Creation: Legends & Myths

Explore the world of dragons, magic and fantasy art and create personalized story characters through sequential art to complete a graphic novel. In this week of camp, campers will draw, ink and create original characters and develop a story using images.

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Monday, June 24 - Friday, June 28
Dreamscapes

Campers will combine drawing and painting to create surreal landscapes their your wildest imagination.

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Monday, July 1 - Friday, July 5
Painting on Unique Surfaces

Using a non-traditional surface, campers will learn painting techniques and how to use a unique texture to create a comprehensive piece.

NO CAMP ON JULY 4

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Monday, July 8 - Friday, July 12
Cultural Expressions

Learn about work created by international artists. Campers will create a piece inspired by their own culture or a culture of their choosing.

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Monday, July 15 - Friday, July 19
World of Paper

Campers will explore how to use paper through a variety of projects, from pop-up atmospheres to the ancient art of paper folding.

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Monday, July 22 - Friday, July 26
Art Lab: Science & Art

Learn about art making methods through science! Mix, create and explore the magical world of science in this camp session.

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Monday, July 29 - Friday, August 2
Pop-up Sculptures

2D becomes 3D in this introduction to paper engineering and sculpting. Campers will explore how to use paper through a variety of projects, from pop-ups, paper dioramas, geometric shapes and cut paper landscapes. They will experiment with different techniques while also learning fundamentals about design, color, composition, texture, shape, and narrative.

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Monday, August 5 - Friday, August 9
Street Art

Campers will learn about street art from around the world and will develop a largescale painting in the style of underground art.

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Monday, August 12 - Friday, August 16
Inventions

Using their imagination, campers will design, create and even market their own invention.

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Summer Art Camp at The Bass is funded by The Children’s Trust. The Children’s Trust is a dedicated source of revenue established by voter referendum to improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County by making strategic investments in their future.