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Summer Arts
Adventure




AM 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
PM 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Full Day 9:00 am – 4:00pm


*NAC members receive a 10% discount on all Summer Arts Adventure programs.

Registration for children and youth programs ios confirmed with payment and requires submission of the Program Information & Registration Form.

For more information or to register contact Rachel Meneguzzi, Summer Art Program Co-ordinator rachel.meneguzzi@norfolkcounty.ca
519-428-0540 ext 2357

Information Regarding Summer Arts Adventure

Date

Course Title

Time

Ages

Fee

Instructor

Description 

Week 1 

July 4-7
 

Creepy Crawlers

Full Day

5-10

$120

Chelsey
Bullock

Buzz your way through the week. Discover bugs in their natural habitats and unearth the roles they play in our local eco-system. Craft bees in a hive, inching caterpillars, and origami butterflies as creepy crawly activities. 

Fun with Film

CLASS FULL

 

Full Day

8-13

$120

Alyssa
Logie

Lights, camera, action! Learn about the art of filmmaking from silent films of the 1890s to present times. Use your new-found knowledge to create, film and edit your own short films and music videos. Explore various camerawork and editing techniques along the way. 

Week 2

July 10-14

Lets Go to the Circus 

Full Day

AM or PM

JK/SK

$150

 

$75

Lisette
Bartlett 

Spend a week under the Big Top! Taking the bright colours, animals and theatrical components of the circus as inspiration children will engage in visual arts and performance-based activities that will put the spotlight on their creativity.



Painting Performances 

Full Day

6-12

$150

Alyssa
Treszl

A brush isn’t the only way to apply paint to canvas. Children will experiment with colour mixing and painting techniques, and explore mark-making using objects like bubble wrap, marbles and play dough. It’s not always about the final product; it’s about the fun along the way!

Week 3 

July 17-21

Mini Masters

Full Day 

5-10

$150

Kate
Gillis

Delve into the minds and techniques of some of the world’s greatest artists! Recreate the artwork of Jackson Pollock, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol and more. Splatter painting, comic strip portraits and block printing are just a few of the fun projects in store for you!

Exploring Sculpture

Full Day

8-13

$150

Alyssa
Treszl

Learn what it takes to make a sculpture masterpiece! Students will explore the art of sculpture through individual and collaborative projects. Working with a range of materials participants will experiment with methods such as clay moulding, making plaster casts, and carving.

Week 4

July 24-28

Island Time 

CLASS FULL

Full Day

5-10

$150

Stephanie
Ionita

Explore the flora and fauna of sea and shore. Sea creature aquariums, mouldable sand, sponge painting and jellyfish sun catchers are just a few of the island time crafts planned for you. Who’s ready for some fun in the sun?

Creative Story Telling 

Full Day 

8-13

$150

Marti
Toonen

Get a head start on your literary career! Students will engage in activities centred on the craft of oral and written storytelling. Through group and individual projects learn creative writing fundamentals, like how to develop characters, create a scenario and describe a setting.

Week 5

July 31-Aug 4

Planet Earth 

Full Day 

AM or PM

JK/SK

$150

 

$75

Lisette Bartlett

See what our earth has to offer! Children will learn the importance of saving the planet and using recycled materials through fun, hands-on projects. Bird feeders, globes, animal portraits and floral bouquets are all part of this planetary adventure.



Around the World

Full Day

6-12

$150

Stephanie
Ionita

Take a trip around the globe to see the many wonders of the world! Students will learn about countries and their cultures. From Chinese lanterns to Brazilian maracas, students will gain knowledge and have fun exploring and celebrating the cultural arts of different countries.

Week 6

Aug 8-11 Stat holiday Monday

Lions, Tigers, Bears!
OH MY!

CLASS FULL

Full Day

5-10

$120

Corry
Faulkner

Summer is the perfect time to visit the zoo! Students will study, make, and even become their favourite zoo animals with activities like puppet and mask making. Bringing home lions and tigers and bears will have your family saying OH MY! 

Knot Sew Tricky 

Full Day

8-13

$120

Cortney
Cunningham 

Learn basic techniques for creating textile-based projects with stamping, sewing, and DIY dying techniques like shaving cream marbling. Take home patterns and instructions to make all your projects again and again!

Week 7

Aug 14-17

Collage and Papermaking

Full Day

6-12

$120 

Alyssa
Treszl

Cut, paste, and fashion paper during this hands-on course. Make your own pulp and mould it into three-dimensional objects or incorporate it into collage and scrapbook activities. Be prepared to get messy! 

Aug 14-18

Oil Painting: Portrait and Material Basics

Full Day

13+

$150

Salguero
Kiernan 

Learn the basics of water-based oil painting from preparing the canvas to cleaning brushes. From there students will study the fundamentals of portrait painting including mixing skin tones, adding background and incorporating details.