Youth Art

Art Camps

JAWS! Art Camp for Kids

$150 Discounted for Residents
$170 Regular fee for Non-residents
$50 material fee payable to instructor on the 1st day of classes.

Ages 7 and up. (siblings of any age are welcome to register)

Let’s Explore the Ocean together! Learn to draw killer whales, sharks and anglerfish, (sooo scary!), as we gain an importance of value, contrast and color. Young artist’s will accomplish this by means of a variety of mediums, including graphite, acrylic paint, chalk & oil pastels. On the friendlier side, our sweet dolphins, cutie pie puffers, angelfish, and rainbow parrot fish will be so much fun to create using and clay with papier-mâché and glass elements! Our Sure-to-Impress Gallery Show will be extended to our families following class on the final day. Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer B.F.A., owner of The Artist’s Apprentice.

Please wear clothes that are not precious.

Monday–Friday, 9:00 am–12:00 pm
June 7–June 11, 2021

Fenton Community & Cultural Center

Kids’ Art & Math Camp

$150 Discounted for Residents
$170 Regular fee for Non-residents
$50 material fee payable to instructor on the 1st day of classes.

Ages 7 and up. (siblings of any age are welcome to register)

Add a little pizzazz to your child’s learning by incorporating fun math concepts such as tessellation patterns, grid drawings, & mirror image designs, (Each student will be filling a kaleidoscope in order to creating a pastel work of art.) Fractals, what are they? We will be discovering the beauty of this phenomenon and how they occur in nature, a beautiful painting will result in our findings! A Gallery Show of the students work is extended to families after class on the final day. Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer owner of The Artist’s Apprentice.

Please wear clothes that are not precious.

Mondays – Friday, 9:00 am–12:00 pm
August 16–August 20, 2021

Sunny Sculpture Fun Camp!

$210 Discounted for Residents
$220 Regular fee for Non-residents

Ages 7+

Let’s get busy! Cute sleeping foxes, bunnies and kitties will be the subject matter of our sgraffito etched pieces. We will, also be using self-drying clay to make slab pots embossed with lace, so fine. As well on our agenda, Model Magic®, swirly woolly lambs, as cute as can be, and while we’re at it let’s make a bee too! Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer B.F.A., owner of The Artist’s Apprentice. A Gallery Show will be extended to family following class on the final day. (As always siblings of any age are welcome to register).

Campers please wear clothes that are not precious, bring a water bottle and a snack if you wish.

Monday–Friday, 1:30–4:30 pm
August 2–August 6, 2021

Fenton Community & Cultural Center

Plein Air Watercolor Kids Camp

$50 Discounted for Residents
$60 Regular fee for Non-residents

Ages 9– 15

Denise will teach, demonstrate and advise how to draw and paint on location in downtown Fenton. Bring a snack and drink. (NO nuts or nut products please). Art can be messy, please bring/wear a paint shirt. Denise is a working artist living in Fenton. She shows her work regionally, nationally and internationally. Denise has run the award winning DWB Design Studio for over 30 years. Her artwork is in private and corporate collections. Denise currently is the President of the National Watercolor Society as well as a Signature member and the past Chairman of the Michigan Watercolor Society.

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, 9:30 am–12:30 pm
June 15, 16, 17

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
This class is proudly sponsored by Fenton Arts & Cultural Commission

Art Workshops

Learn to Paint like Bob Ross!

$65 Discounted for Residents,
$75 Regular fee for Non-residents

Ages 13 & up

Join us in painting happy little trees and fluffy clouds as we put dreams onto canvas. Join Ted Simpson, Certified Bob Instructor as he guides you through painting your own masterpiece in just a few hours.

Saturday, 1:00–4:00 pm

Session 1: Saturday, June 12, 2021
Session 2: Saturday, July 10,2021
Session 3: Saturday, August 28, 2021

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Ted Simpson

Learn to Paint Like Bob Ross

Plein Air Watercolor Workshop

$70 Discounted for Residents
$80 Regular fee for Non-residents

Ages 16 & up

Denise will teach, demonstrate and advise how to draw and paint on location in downtown Fenton. Bring a snack and drink. (NO nuts or nut products please). Art can be messy, please wear appropriate clothing.  Denise Willing Booher is a working artist that lives in Fenton. She shows her work regionally, nationally and internationally Denise has run the award winning DWB Design Studio for over 30 years. Her artwork is in private and corporate collections. Denise currently is the President of the National Watercolor Society as well as a Signature member and the past Chairman of the Michigan Watercolor Society.

July 20, 21 & 22, 2021
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, 9:30 am–12:30 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center

This class is proudly sponsored by Fenton Arts & Cultural Commission


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