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SUMMER {hands-on + mixed-media + magical} ART CAMPS ...(ENROLLING)!

$365Purchase required to enroll
WORKSHOPS: Summer {hands-on + mixed-media + magical} Art Camps 2020 ~ Listed Individually Below!

DAYS: Monday - Thursday

TIMES: 9 AM - 3 PM

AGES: Specific to each workshop.

ENROLL TODAY: Individual workshop links at bottom of this page.

DEPOSIT OPTION: *Please contact hello@handmakery.com to request a $100 deposit pre-payment option. Payment in full would then be due by May 15th! Deposits are non-refundable but can be applied towards studio credit!

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~ SUMMER {hands-on + mixed-media} ART CAMPS 2020 ~

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TINY HOME ON TREND

Week: June 15, 16, 17, 18, 2020

Ages: 6 & up

This much-loved art workshop is back for another splendid + savory summer. Oh yes, it sold out in a matter of minutes last summer! Truly a tiny home on trend! This delightful + designer + DIY workshop is going to be once again artfully AMAZING! Join us for a wondrous week of making everything you can imagine for your very own designer home, inside & out! Each creative camper will be given a modern + two-story + wooden dollhouse, a perfect open-canvas for imaginations to ignite and run wild! Artists will spend time planning, designing, laying out, painting, printing, constructing, exploring interiors + exteriors, sculpting, decorating, sparkling, and detailing everything from designer walls & wallpapers, rugs, furniture, works of art, functional pieces, favorite foods, and even making little forever (people + animal) friends to bring this beautiful + playful-n-personalized piece to life! We'll explore the interior and exterior using paint, glue, clay, wood, fabric, specialty materials, upcycled goods, glitter, and more! An artistic camp festive + fantastic for both girls and boys! We'll bring it all together with a mini-exhibit + recognition ceremony displaying an interactive creative + colorful + collaborative community! We love our mini-exhibits as they create confidence and community for artists to shine and showcase their successes in the studio! Peek inside the studio!

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STITCH + SEW + SOCIAL: Soft Sculpture + Sweet Slumber

Week: June 29, 30 and July 1, 2, 2020

Ages: 8 & up

Dream up, design, and stitch your very own snuggly + sweet + soft sculpture. Pair it with a hand-painted wooden bed & handcrafted bedding for sweet slumber. Artists will enjoy mixing and matching fabrics, textiles, and fibers to create one-of-a-kind creations while exploring planning + pattern design, hand-stitching, machine stitching, and more! Each artist will walk away with their very own collection of cuteness to sleep & dream under the stars, including a soft sculpture aka doll, a personalized-n-painted wooden bed + handcrafted “designer” bedding, along with additional artful accessories. We'll bring it all together with a mini-exhibit + recognition ceremony at the end of the week in our studio! We love our mini-exhibits as they create confidence and community for artists to sparkle + shine + showcase their sweet successes in the studio!

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DANCING BEHIND THE MASK: Printmaking Magic w/Ami Maes in Snowmass | CO ~ Enroll online via @ Anderson Ranch Art Center.

Week: July 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 2020

Ages: 9 - 12

Note: This workshop is NOT included in our SUMMER ART CAMP pricing.

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TINY TRAVELS: Trending Trailer + Tasty Treats + a Tailed Creature

Travel a whimsical world of wonder this summer creating a trending trailer that travels selling tasty + tempting (non-edible) treats all handmade by a mini maker mouse. Artists will create a much-loved maker mouse sculpture by creating individualized armatures that will use paper mache, upcycled goods, paint, fabric, and embellishments to personalize this cuter than a button creative character. Designing 2D to 3D, artists will dive into additional mini-masterpieces from munchies, macaroons, a mini mug, mouthwatering mmm’s, and more! Artists will delightfully drive daily in their imaginations exploring mixed media merrymaking with their clever creations including a mini mouse, a personalized (cute + creative + colorful + cozy) camp trailers, and tasty treats that all artfully interact for a playful presentation. We'll bring it all together with a mini-exhibit + recognition ceremony at the end of the week in our studio! We love our mini-exhibits as they create confidence and community for artists to sparkle + shine + showcase their sweet successes in the studio!

Week: July 13, 14, 15, 16, 2020

Ages: 6 & up

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TREEHOUSE DESIGN 101: Tall & Trending to the Top

Week: July 27, 28, 29, 30, 2020

Ages: 7 & up

Oh, YES!!! Tall and trending to the top, this splendid workshop is a designer’s dream! Artists will step in and fully experience a savory spectrum including… imagining, envisioning, sketching, planning, detail drawing, designing, and creatively constructing their very own model treehouse. Artists will have the opportunity to add people, animals, artfully amazing interior and exterior additions, moving parts for accessing in & out/up & down, while also creating the wild woods surrounding along with playful playground elements. In this workshop, the sky’s truly the limit! Jump into this wide-open workshop of wonder while exploring the maximum of mixed media for a maker’s masterpiece. Explore and experience wood, wire, plaster, upcycled materials, fabric, clay, plant life, paint, and more! We'll bring it all together with a mini-exhibit + recognition ceremony at the end of the week in our studio! We love our mini-exhibits as they create confidence and community for artists to sparkle + shine + showcase their sweet successes in the studio!

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WORKSHOPS:

  • Instructed by Ami Maes, Founder + Creative Director of HANDMAKERY with 20+ years of art education experience within the Roaring Fork Valley.
  • Take a morning and afternoon snack break and an hour-long lunch/outdoor play at the park.
  • Limited class size. Early enrollment is highly encouraged.
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PLEASE BRING A BACKPACK to place in your child's cubby located towards the back/right of the studio and include:

  • a healthy + hearty + nut-free + cold packed lunch
  • two healthy snacks for AM and PM breaks
  • a labeled water bottle
  • dress for creative mess + outdoor play, we'll provide aprons
  • a light jacket + sunhat + walking shoes + pre-apply and bring sunscreen
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MINI ART SHOW & RECOGNITION CEREMONY: Our mini art show + recognition ceremony is set for the end of the last workshop day for family and friends of the artist. Please add this important date to your calendar! We'll celebrate each artist and their accomplishments. Hoot hoot for all our amazing artists!

Cancellation policy Please review our online POLICIES for cancellation + missed classes + change of plans + wellness + weather + more! Please note policies are subject to change without notice.