Explore Your Creativity on Route 66

Camps run weekly June 5-August 11, 2017 (NO CAMP July 3-7)
$175 per week per child/  Campers need to bring a sack lunch
Camps are from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily
Early drop off (7:30 a.m.) & late pick up (5:30 p.m.) available daily at no extra cost

Get your kicks (and creativity) on Route 66 this summer! Join CityArts for a summer long celebration of art. Each week, campers will work on projects in various mediums, including silversmithing, glass fusing, digital arts, painting, drawing, acting, pottery and more. All art, geography and history lessons will focus on historic Route 66.

July 17-21: Continental Divide, New Mexico
Projects include ceramic lizard with mosaic background, mixed media Kandinsky-inspired flowers, cross stitch leather bracelet, Zia sun symbol pendant, fused glass hot air balloon danglers, bug prints, matchbox retablos and more!

July 24-28: Petrified Forest, New Mexico
Projects include 3D bird and desert critters, painted paper Indian blankets, medicine bags, silvermithing painted desert copper disks, fused glass cacti with butterflies, Liz Cooksey-inspired Grand Canyon landscapes, nature print blocks, wire and bead figures and more!

July 31-August 4: Winslow, Arizona
Projects include ceramic Grand Canyon relief, Apache Indian Chief with war bonnet portraits, leather covered boxes and canisters, silversmithing turquoise bola tie people, fused glass ring tail cat dishes, Apache Chief collages, wire and found object bugs and more!

August 7-11: Santa Monica, California
Projects include clay surfer dudes and dudettes, painted paper California Missions, fringed head or wrist bands, silversmithing Mother of Pearl necklace and rings, fused glass surfboards, watercolor underwater scenes with print block sea creatures, t-shirt self-portrait pillows and more!

Mark your calendars!

  • Fall break art camp: November 20-21
  • Winter break art camp: December 18-22 & 27-29
  • Spring break art camp (2018): March 19-23