The Walters Art Museum


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Summer Camp at the Walters

"I absolutely love this camp! I felt my child was spoiled rotten with art and kindness."

— Summer Camp Parent
Check back in January for information about our Summer 2015 camps!
 
1st-5th Grades (Ages 6-10)
Full Day | Regular: $375, Member: $250 per week
Morning Only* | Regular: $200, Member: $125 per week

Summer Art Camp at the Walters offers kids entering grades 1–5 a unique and fun-filled summer experience! Join us as we explore art techniques, cultural themes, and art in everyday life through gallery visits, art projects, and collaborative activities. At the end of each week we will celebrate with art exhibitions and presentations. Choose from five weekly sessions (camps are sold by the week) with morning or full day options. All camps are taught by professional artists and museum educators.

6th-12th Grades (Ages 11-18)
Price | Regular: $375.00, Member: $250.00 per week

Artist’s Studio Experience Summer Art Camp at the Walters offers students entering grades 6–12 a unique and fun-filled opportunity to work with a local practicing artist. Join us as we explore art techniques, cultural themes, and art in everyday life through gallery visits, art projects, and collaborative projects. Each week, participants will also see examples of the teaching artists' portfolio and have the opportunity to converse about art careers, portfolio development, and the vast applications of art. Magnet school students may work toward completing summer art requirements and all participants will build a portfolio of 2-D and 3-D artwork. At the end of each week, students will prepare an art exhibition and presentation. Choose from two weekly sessions (camps are sold by the week). All camps are taught by professional artists and museum educators.

NEW this summer: Before & After Care is included! Families can now drop-off campers between 8:30 and 9:00 a.m. and pick-up between 4:00 and 5:30 p.m. During these times, museum educators will lead participants in educational games and drawing activities.

Before Care: 8:30–9:00 a.m.
Scheduled camp activities: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Camp activities for morning only (grades 1-5): 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
After Care: 4:00–5:30 p.m.

* Mornings will focus on theme introductions, gallery visits, and in-depth art projects that will be created throughout the week. Afternoons will continue the week’s theme with different art projects, gallery visits, theme-related games, and collaborative activities.

For additional information, please call (410) 547-9000, ext. 300 or email family programs.

Upcoming Summer Camp Programs


Summer Camp: Art Around the World 1st-2nd Grade (Full Day)

Monday, June 29, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Campers will explore art from around the world!

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Summer Camp: Art Around the World 1st-2nd Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, June 29, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Campers will explore art from around the world!

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Summer Camp: Art Around the World 3rd-5th Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, June 29, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Campers will explore art from around the world!

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Summer Camp: Art Around the World 3rd-5th Grade (Full Day)

Monday, June 29, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Campers will explore art from around the world!

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Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 1st-2nd Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 06, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

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Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 1st-2nd Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, July 06, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

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Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 3rd-5th Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, July 06, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

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Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 3rd-5th Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 06, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

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Summer Camp: Animals in Art 3rd-5th Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 13, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

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Summer Camp: Animals in Art 3rd-5th Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, July 13, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

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Summer Camp: Animals in Art 1st-2nd Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, July 13, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

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Summer Camp: Animals in Art 1st-2nd Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 13, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

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Summer Camp: Adventures in Art 1st-2nd Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 20, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Campers will learn all of the ways that artists create the beauty that surrounds us. They will have an opportunity to meet real working artists and explore what they do.

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Summer Camp: Adventures in Art 1st-2nd Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, July 20, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Campers will learn all of the ways that artists create the beauty that surrounds us. They will have an opportunity to meet real working artists and explore what they do.

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Summer Camp: Adventures in Art 3rd-5th Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, July 20, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Campers will learn all of the ways that artists create the beauty that surrounds us. They will have an opportunity to meet real working artists and explore what they do.

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Summer Camp: Adventures in Art 3rd-5th Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 20, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Campers will learn all of the ways that artists create the beauty that surrounds us. They will have an opportunity to meet real working artists and explore what they do.

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Summer Camp: Art Sense 3rd-5th Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 27, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Look out over the sea, inhale the fresh air, and hear the wind howl! Campers will explore art through a multi-sensory approach, activating smell, taste, touch, sound, and sight.

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Summer Camp: Art Sense 3rd-5th Grade(Morning Only)

Monday, July 27, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Look out over the sea, inhale the fresh air, and hear the wind howl! Campers will explore art through a multi-sensory approach, activating smell, taste, touch, sound, and sight.

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Summer Camp: Art Sense 1st-2nd Grade (Morning Only)

Monday, July 27, 2015
08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Look out over the sea, inhale the fresh air, and hear the wind howl! Campers will explore art through a multi-sensory approach, activating smell, taste, touch, sound, and sight.

REGISTER →


Summer Camp: Art Sense 1st-2nd Grade (Full Day)

Monday, July 27, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Look out over the sea, inhale the fresh air, and hear the wind howl! Campers will explore art through a multi-sensory approach, activating smell, taste, touch, sound, and sight.

REGISTER →


Summer Camp: The Artist's Studio Experience I 6-8 Grade

Monday, August 03, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Artist’s Studio Experience at the Walters offers students entering grades 6–12 a unique and fun-filled opportunity to work with a local practicing artist.

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Summer Camp: The Artist's Studio Experience I 9-12 Grade

Monday, August 03, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Artist’s Studio Experience at the Walters offers students entering grades 6–12 a unique and fun-filled opportunity to work with a local practicing artist.

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Summer Camp: The Artist's Studio Experience II 9-12 Grade

Monday, August 10, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Artist’s Studio Experience at the Walters offers students entering grades 6–12 a unique and fun-filled opportunity to work with a local practicing artist.

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Summer Camp: The Artist's Studio Experience II 6-8 Grade

Monday, August 10, 2015
08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Artist’s Studio Experience at the Walters offers students entering grades 6–12 a unique and fun-filled opportunity to work with a local practicing artist.

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