ART CAMP 2020

JUNE 15 – JULY 23

Your child’s creativity will blossom with HCA’s four-day Summer Art Camp sessions. Each week brings new and exciting creative options for ages 3 – 15! Students explore various media including: painting, ceramics, mixed media drawing, music and more.  

Our camps inspire creativity and promote fun. Dress for a mess and prepare to  explore the world of art!

Registration for each session $150.

REGISTER BY APRIL 15 AND RECEIVE A 10% DISCOUNT

CLICK HERE FOR CAMP LISTING FOR AGES 3 – 8

CLICK HERE FOR CAMP LISTING FOR AGES 9 – 15

Summer Art Camp 2020

Your child’s creativity will blossom with HCA’s four-day Summer Art Camp sessions. Each week brings new and exciting creative options for ages 3 – 15! Students explore various media including: painting, ceramics, mixed media drawing, music and more.  
 Our camps inspire creativity and promote fun. Dress for a mess and prepare to  explore the world of art!

Registration is OPEN!
Register by April 15 and receive 10% off registration fees.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Summer Camp for 3 – 5 years old

Location: Healdsburg Community Nursery School

 These camps offer play breaks interspersed throughout the day in the cool and shaded yard at HCNS.
Registration for each camp is $150.

  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 9AM – 12PM
    • Garden Makers with Siobhan Loughney. Your little naturalist will be introduced to sweet and safe plants in the garden and will learn how to plant seeds, make herbal sprays and use flowers and leaves for simple art projects.   These projects have been designed for tiny hands that enjoy exploring nature. 
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 9AM – 12PM
    • Recycled Art with Nichole Au. Kids create and reconstruct art projects with the use of found, recycled, and used materials with the addition of paints, pastels and markers.  Each day will allow for a happy and creative experience where kids can explore how to reduce, reuse and recycle in the most creative way! 
  • NO CAMP FOR 3 – 5 YEARS OLD WEEK 3 & 4
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 9AM – 12PM
    • Colorful Cloth Dye Camp with Lindsey Jackson. Tie-dye, indigo dye, ice dye and natural plant dyes are some of the colorful techniques students will get to play with.  These age-appropriate projects will leave kids with colorful art they can wear or gift or simply be proud of!  Each student will have the opportunity to create numerous dye projects  throughout the camp week.  Dress for a mess because these projects will get colorful! 
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 9AM – 12PM
    • Preserve the Harvest with Siobhan Loughney. In this hands-on camp, children will learn the basics of preserving the sweetest summer treats including cinnamon apple jelly, dried pear slices, handmade peach fruit leather and more!  Kids will surely love what they make and learn new ways of eating and creating healthy treats. 

TUITION ASSISTANCE:
HCA is committed to insuring youth has creative opportunities and offers partial and full scholarships to insure that need is met. Our scholarship funding is limited, please apply by clicking HERE

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


Summer Camp for 6 – 8 years old

Location: Healdsburg Community Center

Art campers enrolled in both morning and afternoon sessions receive free supervised lunch break. Campers should bring sack lunch.
Registration for each session: $150

  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Multiples: Printmaking, Stamping and Stenciling with Kristin Sillars. Learn to create works of art in a fun environment using a variety of printmaking methods. Students will explore relief, mono-print and gelli prints to create prints that use expression, abstraction and realism. Kids create their own stamps and stencils or use those on hand to create amazing mixed media projects.
  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 1PM- 4:30PM
    • Sculpture and 3-D Art with Harvest Nieto Students will enjoy learning ways to create three-dimensional art through a variety of materials such as paper, paint, cardboard and clay to create 3D masterpieces.  We will also head outdoors to design and construct larger, collaborative sculptures from natural and recycled materials to form earth-friendly totems and figures.
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Eco Garden Art with Kelly Ebeling.We’ll tinker, build, and create garden art using recycled materials and what we can scavenge from nature. Students learn to restore, upcycle, convert and invent everything including garden stakes, mosaic flower pots, animal sculptures, funky birdhouses, wind chimes and colorful fairy houses.
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 1PM- 4:30PM
    • Calling all Muggles and Wizards! with Harvest Nieto. Join us for some Hogwarts fun. We will make our own wands, brew our own potions, produce magic crystals, create our own Butterbeer, Quidditch brooms and more! We will work in multiple mediums to create unique projects that are ideal for students who love both art and science. Come prepared to immerse yourself in the world of Harry Potter!
  • Week 3: June 29 – July 2, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Mixed Media Madness with Zoe Brester-PenningStudents will use a wide variety of mediums to invent fun and funky contemporary art pieces.  We will study a number of famous artists and apply their techniques in painting, drawing, collage, clay, fabric, and recycled materials. This class will inspire creative thinking and hone design skills.
  • Week 3: June 29 – July 2, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Fantastic Beasts with Kristin Sillars. From a flying Hippogriff’s wings at Hogwarts, Pikachu’s iconic zig-zag tail, to the many eyed aliens at the edge of the universe – our favorite movies, books, games and comics are often defined by the creatures we know and love. We will learn how to design creatures that are visually striking, but also able to draw from mythology and biology. Come craft and create the creatures of your wildest dreams!
  • Week 4: July 6 – 9, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Creation Stations with Kristin Sillars. Students will explore a variety of projects and media at 4-5 creation stations each day as they work at their own pace.  Each day, we will explore different projects such as mini mosaics, collage boxes, watercolor & mixed media, clay, wood and wire sculptures and more.
  • Week 4: July 6 – 9, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Meet the Masters with Kelly Ebeling. We will explore modern and contemporary artists including Georgia O’Keefe, Yayoi Kusama, Helen Frankenthaler, Jasper Johns, Jean Michel-Basquiat and others.  Working in multiple mediums, students learn key concepts, techniques of movements such as Abstract Expressionism, Dada, Pop Art as they create their own masterpieces throughout the class
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • A Rainbow of Mixed Media with Deborah Padrick. This class will explore drawing, which we will combine with varied watercolor techniques. Japanese brush stroke (Sumi-e) will enhance some of our art creations. We will also explore the magical movement of dyes on silk fabric.  Oil pastels, pens and colored pencils create new dimensions in our mixed media art.
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Felting and Fiber Arts with Vicki Assegued Students will learn many techniques for weaving and layering fabric and fibers in exciting shapes.  We will use recycled clothing, placemats, lace, trims, yarns, felt, jewelry parts and buttons to create fun and stunning wall art pieces.
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Studio Painting and Drawing with Kelly Ebeling. Students will draw and paint with various materials such as color pencils, markers, watercolor brush and ink pens. We will learn techniques in color-matching, layering, blending, and building texture. The instructor will illustrate how to use art materials in a wide variety of methods and themes ranging from animals to landscape.
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Mosaic Stepping Stones with Barbara McNally. Smash tiles and create colorful designs in an easy and fun process. Instructor will provide safety glasses and oversee scoring, smashing and grouting process as students produce mosaic stepping stones for the garden.

TUITION ASSISTANCE:
HCA is committed to insuring youth has creative opportunities and offers partial and full scholarships to insure that need is met. Our scholarship funding is limited, please apply by clicking HERE

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

QUESTIONS?

Call or email Education Director Kelly Ebeling
707-344-2248
education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org


SUMMER ART CAMP FOR 9 – 15 YEARS OLD (CLICK HERE)

Drawing: In, Out and About – Spring 2020 Class

SESSIONS CANCELLED
Contact Kelly Ebeling for notification if sessions are rescheduled: education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

Dates: Tues., March 24 – April 21 (6 classes)

Time: 3:30 – 5:00

Ages: 9 – 15

Location: Healdsburg Community Center, 1557 Hbg. Ave., Room 11

Instructor: Kelly Ebeling

Fee:  $150 or single day drop-in fee of $25 (limited full and partial scholarships available. 

Students will develop and hone their rendering skills through direct observation of the natural world through the study of line, value, shape, texture, light, space, shadow, and composition. We will explore a variety of techniques and media such as charcoal, oil and soft pastels, graphite, pen and ink, conte crayon, etc.  We work both in the studio and outside, weather permitting. Each class offers a couple of fun projects and there are no repeated projects throughout the series. This class is an ongoing, after-school series offered in the fall, winter and spring.

Studio Painting and Drawing – Spring 2020 Class

This session is cancelled due to due to COVID 19. Date TBD
Contact Kelly Ebeling if you want to be notified when the session is rescheduled: education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

Studio Painting and Drawing

Dates: Thurs., March 26-April 23
Time: 3:30-5:00
Ages: 5 – 8
Location: Healdsburg Community Center, 1557
Healdsburg Ave., Room 11
Instructor: Harvest Nieto
Fee: $150 for 6 classes or $25 drop-in per class

Students will explore a variety of age-appropriate artistic
techniques, mediums and subjects as they learn the basics
of drawing and painting. We will experiment with the
elements of design, shading, composition, portraiture, still
life, human anatomy, realism, abstraction, landscape and
more. Students are encouraged to express themselves
authentically through each project.

Spring Break Art Camp

This session is postponed due to cancellation of all events due to COVID 19. Date TBD
Contact Kelly Ebeling if you want to be notified when the session is rescheduled: education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

Wool and Weaving (3-5 yrs. old)

Students will receive a fun and lively introduction to the colorful and tactile world of wool and weaving.  Projects include felting, dying, and simple nature weaving using vibrant wool, yarn, and natural found materials.  These age-appropriate projects improve fine motor skills and include a rainbow of inspiration and a variety of textures and materials.  Students will have the opportunity to create numerous art projects at their own pace throughout the camp. This camp will be held at the Healdsburg Community Nursery School and will have play breaks interspersed throughout the day in the beautiful and tree studded yard.

Dates: March 16-19 (Mon. – Thurs.)

Times: 9-12pm

Instructor: Siobhan Loughney

Location:  Healdsburg Community Nursery School, 441 1st St.

Mixed Media Madness

Students, ages 5 – 8, will use a wide variety of mediums to invent fun and funky contemporary art pieces.  We will study a number of famous artists and apply their techniques in painting, drawing, sculpture, collage, clay, fabric, and recycled materials. This class will inspire creative thinking and hone design skills.

Instructor: Kelly Ebeling

Cost: $150 (includes materials)

Wed, 3:30 – 5:00 
7 Sessions: Wednesdays, Jan. 15 – Feb. 26, 2020.
Location: Healdsburg Community Center
Ages 5-8

Registration click HERE
 (Limited scholarships available).


Tuition Assistance

Healdsburg Center for the Arts desires to make art experiences available to all interested youth. To that end, we offer tuition assistance in the form of full and partial scholarships and work-study opportunities.

SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarship amounts are determined based on family size and annual income, but in some cases we are able to use alternative methods to verify financial need. HCA typically provides a tuition discount of between 30% and 100% per class or camp session. Families and individuals who qualify for tuition assistance may use the same discount rate for an entire year, and may reapply annually. Depending on HCA’s annual financial aid budget, we may need to impose an annual scholarship funding cap per family.

WORK STUDY AND VOLUNTEERING

We don’t want anyone to miss out on a class just because they can’t afford it. Earn credit toward HCA’s classes you’d like to take by volunteering your time. HCA offers a Work Study program where students can earn $15 per hour credit towards class tuition in exchange for work done for HCA. Parents are able to volunteer to earn credits for a child’s tuition. Depending on your skill-set, we could put you to work assisting with classes, painting, performing building maintenance or doing administrative tasks.

YOUTH TUITION ASSISTANCE APPLICATION

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Youth Art Scholarship Application

Healdsburg Center for the Arts is committed to making it possible for anyone interested in art to attend art sessions. HCA has a limited amount of scholarship funding. Complete this form at least 15 days prior to the session start date. For more information or questions, please contact Kelly Ebeling, Art Education Coordinator, Healdsburg Center for the Arts. 707-344-2248 or artclass@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

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WORK STUDY APPLICATION

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Work Study Application

Healdsburg Center for the Arts is committed to making it possible for anyone interested in art to attend art sessions. Work Study opportunities enable you to earn credit toward HCA classes and workshops by volunteering in one of these opportunities: working in the Gallery at HCA; assisting at youth art classes and summer art camp (requires a Dept of Justice clearance); events; exhibition setup/breakdown; building maintenance; or administrative/marketing. Credit is occurred at $15 per hour worked. For more information or questions, please contact Kelly Ebeling, Art Education Coordinator, Healdsburg Center for the Arts. 707-344-2248 or artclass@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

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pARTy

PARTY SESSIONS ARE ON HOLD DUE TO COVID 19 SOCIAL DISTANCING MANDATES. THEY WILL RESUME ONCE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES RELEASE THE CURRENT MANDATES.

What a fun way to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or reunion! HCA’s pARTy is an interactive art experience and every guest goes home with their own creative masterpiece. 

Youth parties start at $200 for up to 2 hours of art for 8. The pARTy includes supplies and 2 art projects. More than 8? Add $30 per child.   

pARTy is available for all ages and any type of celebration. Please contact Creative Education Coordinator Kelly Ebeling to schedule your pARTy: artclass@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org 

Drawing: In, Out and About

 

Drawing:  In, Out and About is an ongoing, after-school series in the winter, spring and fall with instructor Kelly Ebeling.    

Students develop and hone their rendering skills through direct observation of the natural world.  We will study line, value, shape, texture, light, space, shadow, and composition using a variety of techniques and media such as charcoal, oil and soft pastels, graphite, pen and ink, conte crayon, etc.  We work outside, weather permitting, or in the studio when it’s cold and rainy. 

Winter 2020

Each session offers a fun project or two and there are no repeated projects throughout the series.  

Seven weeks of drawing with Kelly Ebeling for 9 – 15 year olds.

TUESDAYS, 3:30 – 5:00
7 sessions: Tuedays, Jan. 14 – Feb. 25, 2020.
Location: Healdsburg Community Center

Full series: $150

Single day drop-in is available at $25 per session. Please pay at the time of attendance via check made payable to Healdsburg Center for the Arts.

To register, click HERE
 (Limited scholarships available).
 

ART ANYTIME

For Everyone, Every Age & Every Level

ART ANYTIME SESSIONS ARE ON HOLD DUE TO COVID 19 SOCIAL DISTANCING MANDATES. THEY WILL RESUME ONCE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES RELEASE THE CURRENT MANDATES.

Create your Class: For Kids & Adults

A customized art experience for everyone, every age and every level.
Art Anytime allows students of all ages to design classes during convenient times that work well with their schedules. Whether for one person, a group of five or a pack of 20, we can arrange an instructor to teach the medium of your choice at a time that’s convenient for you in your space or ours.

ART ANYTIME is perfect for

  • Birthday parties
  • Reunion activities
  • Corporate events, or specialized one on one instruction. Art Anytime is open to all ages . 
  • Your personalized canvas & cocktails gathering,
  • Multi-generational art experience
  • Take advantage of an artist’s expertise in a specialized medium such as printmaking, cooking or photography.
  • Or schedule your private one on one art tutoring.
Art Anytime is available to all ages!
 
If you wish to schedule an ART ANYTIME session, please fill out the web form below, or give us a call at 707-344-2248. We need a minimum of 7 days to arrange for instructors.
 
Pricing: Private classes run $65-$100 per hour (minimum 2 hours) for one person, depending on the instructor. Additional students are just $25 per hour. A per-person materials fee also applies. Generally, materials fees start at $15 per person, but can run as high at $50, depending on the medium.
Cancellation: There is a $50 cancellation fee on private classes. No refund will be given when a cancellation is made less than 3 days before the class begins.
 
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ART ANYTIME INQUIRY FORM

General Program Information Private classes run $65-$100 per hour (minimum 2 hours) for one person, depending on the instructor. Additional students are just $25 per hour. A per-person materials fee also applies. Generally, materials fees start at $10 per person, but can run as high at $50, depending on the medium. COMPLETE THIS FORM AND OUR CREATIVE EDUCATION COORDINATOR WILL GET BACK TO YOU.

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