(PRESS RELEASE)_April 11, 2023 (WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) – The Armory Art Center’s Summer Art Camp is back this year by popular demand. The youth camps give students ages 6-18 the chance to enjoy fun, educational art workshops in the heart of West Palm Beach.
The Summer Art Camp fosters a safe environment with dedicated faculty and staff members who help participants hone artistic skills and think big. Most instructors have a master’s degree in art or education. All have cleared a background check.
“Our camps offer young artists a unique way to explore their creativity,” said Derek Sober, the Armory Art Center’s director of education. “We provide an encouraging, stress-free atmosphere so participants can learn, grow, and have fun this summer.”
Camps run from June 5 through July 28, 2023 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday). Weekly tuition starts at $295. Extended care hours are offered at an additional fee. Prices start at $10 per day.
Registrants can purchase a Family Membership ($250 annually) for 20% off of camp, plus other classes, for one year. Scholarships are also available.
If You Go (camp details)
Junior Camp (ages 6-8; 9-12)
Themed classes with a focus on drawing, hands-on crafts, painting, sculpture, and much more.
Week 1, June 5-9: Jungle Voyage
Week 2, June 12-16: Pop Art Kapow!
Week 3, June 19-23: Mythical Creatures
Week 4, June 26-30: Ocean Adventures
Week 5, July 3-7: Reptiles & Bugs, oh my!
*no camp on July 4
Week 6, July 10-14: Architects and Builders
Week 7, July 17-21: Super Cartoons!
Week 8, July 24-28: Run Away with the CIRCUS
Teen Camp (ages 13-18)
Week 1, June 5-9: Printmaking / The Art of Character Design
Week 2, June 12-16: Street Art and Comic Strips & Graphic Novels: The Art of the Narrative
Week 3, June 19-23: Jewelry Making / Printmaking
Week 4, June 26-30: Jewelry Making / Printmaking / Mixed Media
Week 5, July 3-7: Mixed Media Sculpture / Digital & Drone Photography
*no camp on July 4
Week 6, July 10-14: Ceramic Sculpture / Self Expression: Exploring Your Self Portrait in Many Forms and Faces
Week 7, July 17-21: Digital Photo and Graphic Design / Color Theory: The Magic of Color
Week 8, July 24-28: Mixed Media Explorations / Ceramics
For more information about the Armory Art Center’s camps or to register, visit armoryart.org/sac.
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