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ART CLASSES - Ages 6 to 10

VITA ART CENTERS art classes provide high-quality enrichment experiences in the visual arts for children & teens. Classes are taught by professional artists and instructors who design fun, challenging and educational projects taught in a hands-on studio environment. Enrollment is limited to 10 students per class. Scholarships available, call Mary Perez at 805-644-9214 for more information.

For Scholarship Application click here

Please print and fill out a Student Emergency Form prior to the first class. Click here for form

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2016 SUMMER CLASSES-scroll down for listings

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SUMMER ART CAMP
Summer Week 1 - morning session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: June 13 - June 17, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW1AM
Ages 6-10
 

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Spend the week playing, learning and experimenting as you have a ton of fun experiencing the joy of making art. Projects will include a variety of techniques and materials including painting, sculpture, drawing and more. All experience levels are welcome and supported with individualized instruction. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class. Kids should pack a lunch, they will have a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

ART FACTORY, up-cycled art
Summer Week 1 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: June 13 - June 17, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: SCW1PM
Ages 6-10
 

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Rethink everyday discarded and found objects and give them a new life by up-cycling them into amazing pieces of art. Students explore, combine, layer and experiment with both traditional and nontraditional materials to create one-of-a-kind compositions and fabulous 3D formations. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

ART JOURNALS & CREATIVE DRAWING
Summer Week 2 - morning session
 
Instructor: Colin Fraser Gray
Dates: June 20 - June 24, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW2AM
Ages 6-10
 

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Young artists create their own unique handmade journal they will fill with drawings. kids engage in fun drawing projects that encourage creative expression, concept development, and advancement of basic drawing skills. Students draw 3D objects and increase their knowledge of the effects of light on form, volume and line. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting dirty. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class and pack a lunch, there will be a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

SCULPTURE EXPLORATION
Summer Week 2 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: June 20 - June 24, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: SCW2PM
Ages 6-10
 

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This week is all about building 3D art. Students will work in a variety of materials to create one of a kind sculptural art pieces. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting dirty. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

WORLD OF ART
Summer Week 3 - morning session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: CLASS CLOSED - June 27 - July 1, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW3AM
Ages 6-10
 

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CLASS CLOSED. Travel around the world with art as our guide. Young explorers will experience the arts of the world's many different cultures. Painting, printmaking, and sculpture are covered in this tour of art around the world. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting messy. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class and pack a lunch, there will be a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: Waiting List
 
To register for this class click here

SUMMER ART CAMP
Summer Week 3 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: June 27 - July 1, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: SCW3PM
Ages 6-10
 

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Spend the week playing, learning and experimenting as you have a ton of fun experiencing the joy of making art. Projects will include a variety of techniques and materials including painting, sculpture, drawing and more. All experience levels are welcome and supported with individualized instruction. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

FANTASTIC CREATIONS
CLASS FULL - Summer Week 4 - morning session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: July 5 - July 8, Tuesday - Friday (no class on July 4)
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW4AM
Ages 6-10
 

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Young artists explore their imagination and creativity while learning to enhance their art skills. Projects include creating imaginary creatures, and drawing from mythology. A variety of techniques and materials will be used throughout the week including painting and drawing. The class is structured to encourage creative expression, concept development, and advancement of skills. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting messy. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class and pack a lunch, there will be a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: Class full - Waiting list Only
 
To register for this class click here

FELT , SOFT SCULPTURE
Summer Week 4 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: July 5 - July 8, Tuesday - Friday (no class on July 4)
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: SCW4PM
Ages 6-10
 

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Kids will design and make their own soft sculpture. Throughout the week we will create various sculptures learning different techniques. All sewing will be done by hand, no previous sewing experience is needed.Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $80.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

CLASS FULL - CERAMICS
Summer Week 5 - morning session
 
Instructor: Sonya Burke
Dates: July 11 - July 15, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW5AM
Ages 6-10
 

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Pinch, Roll, Squeeze... Students will find the magic hidden in clay as they transform it. The class will learn new skills in ceramics and exercise their imagination as they explore sculptural and functional ceramics. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting messy. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class and pack a lunch, there will be a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: Class full - Waiting list Only
 
To register for this class click here

SUMMER ART CAMP
Summer Week 5 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: July 11 - July 15, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: SCW5PM
Ages 6-10
 

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Spend the week playing, learning and experimenting as you have a ton of fun experiencing the joy of making art. Projects will include a variety of techniques and materials including painting, sculpture, drawing and more. All experience levels are welcome and supported with individualized instruction. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

SUMMER ART CAMP
Summer Week 6 - morning session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: July 18 - July 22, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW6AM
Ages 6-10
 

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Spend the week playing, learning and experimenting as you have a ton of fun experiencing the joy of making art. Projects will include a variety of techniques and materials including painting, sculpture, drawing and more. All experience levels are welcome and supported with individualized instruction. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class. Kids should pack a lunch, they will have a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

NATURE OF ART
CLASS CLOSED - Summer Week 6 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: July 18 - July 22, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: SCW6PM
Ages 6-10
 

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Young artists look to the art that exists in nature for inspiration for a variety of creative projects. In the process, the course develops art techniques, skills and natural science awareness. The class will explore a variety of media. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: Class full - Waiting list Only
 
To register for this class click here

WORLD OF ART
Summer Week 7 - morning session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: July 25 - July 29, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW7AM
Ages 6-10
 

worldofart.jpg
Travel around the world with art as our guide. Young explorers will experience the arts of the world's many different cultures. Painting, printmaking, and sculpture are covered in this tour of art around the world. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting messy. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class and pack a lunch, there will be a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

FELT , SOFT SCULPTURE
Summer Week 7 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: July 25 - July 29, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: CSW7PM
Ages 6-10
 

feltsoftsculpture.jpg
Kids will design and make their own soft sculpture. Throughout the week we will create various sculptures learning different techniques. All sewing will be done by hand, no previous sewing experience is needed.Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

NATURE OF ART
Summer Week 8 - morning session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: August 1 - August 5, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW8AM
Ages 6-10
 

natureofart.jpg
Young artists look to the art that exists in nature for inspiration for a variety of creative projects. In the process, the course develops art techniques, skills and natural science awareness. The class will explore a variety of media. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class. Kids should pack a lunch, they will have a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

SCULPTURE EXPLORATION
Summer Week 8 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: August 1 - August 5, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: CSW8PM
Ages 6-10
 

sculptureexploration.jpg
This week is all about building 3D art. Students will work in a variety of materials to create one of a kind sculptural art pieces. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting dirty. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

CERAMICS
Summer Week 9 - morning session
 
Instructor: Sonya Burke
Dates: August 8 - August 12, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW9AM
Ages 6-10
 

ceramics.jpg
Pinch, Roll, Squeeze... Students will find the magic hidden in clay as they transform it. The class will learn new skills in ceramics and exercise their imagination as they explore sculptural and functional ceramics. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting messy. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class and pack a lunch, there will be a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

FANTASTIC CREATIONS
Summer Week 9 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: August 8 - August 12, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: CSW9PM
Ages 6-10
 

fantastic.jpg
Young artists explore their imagination and creativity while learning to enhance their art skills. Projects include creating imaginary creatures, and drawing from mythology. A variety of techniques and materials will be used throughout the week including painting and drawing. The class is structured to encourage creative expression, concept development, and advancement of skills. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting messy. Please bring a snack and a drink.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

SUMMER ART CAMP
Summer Week 10 - morning session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: August 15 - August 19, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Class Code: SCW10AM
Ages 6-10
 

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Spend the week playing, learning and experimenting as you have a ton of fun experiencing the joy of making art. Projects will include a variety of techniques and materials including painting, sculpture, drawing and more. All experience levels are welcome and supported with individualized instruction. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our afternoon class. Kids should pack a lunch, they will have a supervised lunch break from 12-1 p.m.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

ART FACTORY, up-cycled art
Summer Week 10 - afternoon session
 
Instructor: Mary Perez
Dates: August 15 - August 19, Mon. - Fri.
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
Class Code: SCW10PM
Ages 6-10
 

artfactory.jpg
Rethink everyday discarded and found objects and give them a new life by up-cycling them into amazing pieces of art. Students explore, combine, layer and experiment with both traditional and nontraditional materials to create one-of-a-kind compositions and fabulous 3D formations. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

*If you're interested in a full day camp, sign up separately for our morning class.

 
Fees: $100.บบ
 
To register for this class click here

Art Academy monthly payment
 
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Class Code: pymnt
Ages 6-10
 
 
Fees: $65. for 4 sessions
 
To register for this class click here