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Summer

Camp 2021

1/2 Day Camps beginning July 5

MONDAY- Friday

Morning Sessions 9am - 12pm

Afternoon Sessions 1pm - 4pm

$250 + hst

5 Campers Maximum in the studio at any given time.  Stations will be set up outside under umbrellas to ensure social distancing is practiced.  Each child will assigned to a pottery wheel along with the hand molding station. Tools will not be shared.

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WEEK 1

July 5-9
Solar system

With a focus on our solar system, we will study the planets and be recreating them out of paper clay that is light and fun to make!

WEEK 2

JULY 12-16  Endangered Animals

Children will choose an animal they want to protect from extinction.  We will research and learn about their habitat, study their behaviours, and discover where they live. 

WEEK 3

July 19-23 Hieroglyphs & Canopic Jars

An exciting week going back in time! We'll learn how to write our names in the ancient language of Hieroglyphics. We'll continue our journey through time and use clay to sculpt and design our own Canopic Jar.

WEEK 4

JULY 26-30 Rainforest & Yanomami Culture

Let’s go deep into the Rainforest and learn about the different types of wildlife, conditions and locations. We’ll look into ways we can help protect the environment around us and our Rainforests. We’ll also head deep into the Amazon and learn about Yanaomani, a rich culture touched by the effects of climate change. Our activity will focus on making animals, plants, and fruits out of clay and we will make the rain forest

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WEEK 5

August 2 - 6
Mosaic & Gaudi

We are diving deep into the work of Antoni Gaudi and his technique and style. We will be creating our own design and making the tiles out of liquid clay.  The design process will involve cutting out the intricate pieces of glass (tiles-mosaic) to decorate our ceramic tiles with all the colourful and fun pieces.

WEEK 6

August 9 - 13   Under the Sea

Learning about endangered sea life. How an ecosystem works and how we can protect it. Choosing our favorite marine anima and learning about it. How we can build this using clay. can we build it within its own environment? 

WEEK 7

August 16 - 20

Set the table 

A week of making a table setting for the next family holiday dinner. Talking about different celebrations from different cultures. 

WEEK 8

August 23 - 27 Totems

A week of sculpting faces and making shapes to create a totem pole. We'll learn the story of the totem poles, different cultures and meaning of the totem poles. Then we will plan and design our own totem poles.

UPDATE

We commit to providing a positive and safe environment for your children.  Social distancing will be enforced and hand washing stations will be added both inside and out. Children will also receive their own tool kit that will be sanitized every night. Extra measures will be implemented to be sure surfaces and studio has been fully sanitized each night. If you have any concerns at all please fee free to reach out by calling the studio or emailing. Mondays we will be closed for cleaning and sanitizing as well as every evening.

Sunshine 

CLAY

Our experienced instructors will help your children explore and develop their creativity in our full day pottery summer camp. Children have the opportunity to choose the projects they create, and explore the entire creation process from hand building to throwing (spinning) on a pottery wheel to glazing (painting) their pottery.

Questions?
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