Art Adventures Camp: June 21–23, 2021

Three half-day online camp options. Choose one or all three!

For kids entering grades 6–9 in the fall.

Choose your own adventure with UW-La Crosse's Art Adventures Camp for kids entering grades 6–9 in the fall. Choose up to 3 different sessions. 

Young artists will be exposed to an array of artistic practices and media techniques while developing their studio practices and art authorship. All art materials for the sessions will be provided. Choose from: 

  • Spectacular Sidewalk Chalk Challenge
  • Terrifically Tailored T-shirt Art
  • Perfectly [re]Purposed

Monday, June 21, 2021: Spectacular Sidewalk Chalk Challenge

Sidewalk Chalk DrawingBeautify your sidewalk or driveway with some inspiring designs and messages! Participants will become familiar with sidewalk chalk art forms as well as how art can be used to positively impact others. A materials kit will be provided for this virtual activity.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021: Terrifically Tailored T-shirt Art

Blank t-shirt with space for artGet ready to express yourself and wear it! Participants will explore how pattern and color impact design. A full spectrum of fabric pastels will be utilized, along with DIY techniques for cutting stencils. Save an old t-shirt and toothbrush to use for this activity, as your canvas and blending tool! A materials kit will be provided for this virtual activity.

Wednesday, June 23, 2021: Perfectly [re]Purposed

Modge Podge VaseMake something old into something new! For project participants will search for a household object that needs a re-purposing make-over such as an old picture frame or a tin can from the recycling bin. Using decoupage materials and techniques, participants will transform their object, making it ready to claim its new identity. A materials kit will be provided for this virtual activity.