Youth & Teen 2024 Summer Camp

KickstART Summer Camp 2024
Chastain Arts Center & Gallery

Registration Begins: Friday, March 29th, 2024
Camp Begins: Monday, June 3rd, 2024
Camp Ends: Friday, August 2nd, 2024

No camp the week of June 17th – 21st in observance of Juneteenth & July 1st – 5th in observance of Independence Day

Ages 5-13 Groups:
Cubists – Ages 5-7 
Dadas – Ages 8-9 
Rococos – Ages 10-11 
Surrealists – 12-13

Camp Sessions are Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Every Friday from 2:30 – 3 pm there will be an Art Show for all the family members

Drop-off from 9:30 – 10 am
Pick-up from 2:30 – 3 pm

Fee: $300 per week

Aftercare Mon-Thu: $100/week 3 – 5 pm
No carpool pick-up or aftercare on Friday for the Art Show
Click Here to Register for Camp and Aftercare

For questions or assistance call 404.252.2927 or email ChastainArts@atlantaga.gov

Week 1 – Pop Arts & Comics | June 3rd – 7th |
Create your own comic and pop art pieces while learning the importance of contrast. Get inspired by the works of artists Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and Jack Kirby; as well as contemporary artists: Hebru Brantley & KAWS to create your own cartoons, comics, action figures, stories, heroes & heroines.

Week 2 – Clay Works | June 10th – 14th |
Learn how to sculpt figures, abstract works, and one-of-a-kind functional ceramics over the course of the week. Pinch, Pull, & Press Clay into anything and everything your heart desires. Clay works will be processed at Chastain and available for pick-up at the art show.

No Camp the week of June 17th – 21st in observance of Juneteenth

Week 3 – Abstract | June 24th – 28th |
Learn the art of creating images that are visually balanced while looking at the works of Jackson Pollock, Piet Mondrian, Hilma af Klint, and Wassily Kandinsky. Create incredible abstract works that WOW!

No Camp the week of July 1st – 5th in observance of Independence Day

Week 4 – Collage & Paper Sculpture | July 8th – 12th |
From the Origami of Ancient Japan to collage art by Romare Bearden & Man Ray, discover endless possibilities of paper sculpture and collage arts.

Week 5 – Clay Works | July 15th – 19th |
Learn how to sculpt figures, abstract works, and one-of-a-kind functional ceramics over the course of the week. Pinch, Pull, & Press Clay into anything and everything your heart desires. Clay works will be processed at Chastain and available for pick-up at the art show.

Week 6 – Mimic a Masterpiece | July 22nd – 26th |
Be inspired by the great artists throughout history and modern day to create your own masterpiece!  Learn by mimicking the artistic styles of Frida Kahlo, Georgia O’Keeffe, Yayoi Kusama, and more!

Week 7 – Under the Sea | July 29th – August 2nd |
Dive to the depths of the sea and uncover life among fish, sharks, and mermaids. Create art inspired by Katsushika Hokusai and folk art.