Summer Art Camp 2012

The Appleton’s Summer Art Camp for 2012 is a great way to put the arts back into your child’s education this summer. During each of the five one-week sessions, children ages 7 to 14 will explore several different art activities, learn about popular art movements and create their own paintings and sculpture masterpieces. All art supplies are provided. Classes are 9 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. Fees are $85 for members, $95 for nonmembers. Preregistration is required. Contact the Appleton’s Educator Mary Moore at 352-291-4455, ext. 1613, or

Summer Art Camp Schedule:

June 18-22 – Critter Mania

Hunt for animals depicted in the museum’s artwork and then make art pieces of dogs, horses, deer and other creatures in paintings, clay and more.

June 25-29 – Chillin’ With Chihuly

Explore the beauty of artist Dale Chihuly’s blown glass and make your own fantastic creations.

July 9-13 – Arts ’N’ Scraps

A week of reusing everyday items to create amazing things. The elements and principals of art never looked like this!

July 16-20 – Paint Your HeART Out

Paint like the masters! A week of canvas, brushes and painting in the styles of some of the greatest artists in history.

July 30-Aug. 3 – Passport to Fun

Create a visual journal. Paint, cut and paste your way to a special summer keepsake.