Summer Camps for Ages 8 - 10

SUMMER CAMPS FOR AGES 8 - 10 - SOLD OUT
9 am - 4 pm

Camps for Ages 8-10 are sold out. If you would like to be added to a waiting list, please email IMASummerCamp@discovernewfields.org with your child’s name, date of birth, your phone number, and the camps that you wish to attend. All wait list requests will be timestamped and sorted according to the order in which they are submitted.

Summer 2019
Indianapolis Museum of Art Galleries
$250 Members per session
$290 Public per session

Aaahh Monsters.jpgCircus Camp

June 3-7, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Studio 3

The circus is coming to Newfields! Campers will paint with balloons, build a big top circus tent, and make a mobile that balances like an acrobat on a wire. You’ll clown around in the IMA Galleries and flip through the Garden for circus inspirations. Campers will play circus-themed games and put on the greatest show on earth for family at the end of the week.

 

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Ancient Artists.jpgArty Cardio

June 10-14, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Studio 3

Get ready to go as we explore how artists create movement in their masterpieces. Go on daily hikes in The Garden, choreograph your own dance, and create a dramatic tableaux of paintings in the IMA Galleries.  Make art that moves with mobiles, drip paintings, and a kinetic sculpture. You’ll use cardboard, wire, and clay to make your artwork move.

 

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Selfie Portraits.jpgArtist YOUtopia 

June 17-21, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Studio 3

What if you could design a city that is perfect for just you? Do you want a bouncy house in every backyard? Or flying cars to travel in? Join us this week and build the city of your dreams. Craft your own blueprints. Make clay building models. Explore our Design Gallery for inspiration. Remember, this entire week is about you.

 

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Art of Relaxation.jpgDesign Challenge: Miniatures

June 17-21, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Design Lab

This week, make it mini. Campers will draw inspiration from their classroom inside the Design Gallery as they make miniature models of their own designs. Work with cardboard, clay, and paper to sketch, sculpt, and build on a small scale. Campers will print a model using our 3-D printers.

 

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Make a Mess.jpgAncient Heroes

June 24-28, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Studio 3

Kids will go from zero to hero while learning about ancient mythology. Visit the Ancient Art of the Mediterranean gallery for inspiration for your projects. Design Greek-inspired vases, create cardboard armor, and make a mosaic painting. You’ll work with paper, paint, and clay to take a trip back in time.

 

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Outdoor Adventure Camp.jpgPowered by STEAM

July 8-12, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Studio 3

Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, ART, and Math in this fun-filled camp. Campers will perform arty experiments, design a paint catapult, and make slime. You’ll create a laboratory notebook and make observations in the IMA Galleries, and  draw inspiration from the natural world with visits to The Garden.  

 

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Art Escapes.jpgEverything Cardboard

July 15-19, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Studio 3

Don’t throw that box away! This week campers will create all of their projects with cardboard. Make a cardboard self-portrait, create cardboard relief prints, and build a kid-sized play house. You’ll use a bit of paint, clay, and tape to make your corrugated creations too. Campers will search for inspiration for their sculptures in the IMA Galleries.

 

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Knights of Newfields.jpgOutdoor Camp: Save the Rainforest

July 15-19, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Ruth Lilly Visitors Pavilion

From our outdoor classroom in Fairbanks Park, we’ll hike through the forest and search for wild animals. Campers will make their favorite jungle animal out of clay, and design a habitat for it.  Work with paper, clay, cardboard, and more to bring your colorful jungle creations to life.

 

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Active Art.jpgCosplay

July 22-26, 2019

9 am-4 pm / Studio 3

Who is that? Campers will spend the week as one of their favorite characters from books, movies, or television. Make costumes, paint maps of your fantasy lands, and create character portraits. Search for inspiration for your fantasy lands in the IMA Galleries. All characters will go on a cosplay parade at the end of the week.

 

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