Palm Springs Art Museum
Palm Desert
Edwards Harris Center

MUSEUM ART CAMP

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Join us for
Museum Art Camp


in Palm Springs and Palm Desert
 

Children ages 5 through 12 will explore many exciting artistic journeys with creative hands-on projects and adventurous gallery experiences with a team of experienced museum educators and visiting artists. Classes take place in air-conditioned galleries and art studios. If the price of a class is a consideration, please do not hesitate to inquire about partial and full scholarships.

We award a limited number of scholarships on a first-come, first-served basis. Please call 760-322-4852 for further details.

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AGES 5–6


 

SQUIGGLE, SMUDGE,& SPLAT!

JUNE 25–29  |  9am –12 noon  |  PS

Line, shape and gesture are just fancy words for squiggle, smudge & splat! Supercharge your art with movement and energy as you explore the techniques of abstract painters in this hands-on focused session that will have you experimenting with the expressive power of color and texture.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 1A

ART SAFARI

JULY 2–6  |  9am–12 noon  |  PS

Are you wild about animals? Take a gallery safari and see which wild things you can discover in the works of art and unleash your creativity as you sculpt, print and draw your favorite animals.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 2A

 

AGES 7–9


PRINTMAKER'S STUDIO

JUNE 25–29  |  9am–12 noon  |  PS

Stencil, scratch, carve and cut as you discover the versatility of printmaking by exploring the techniques of expert printmakers while you put together your own art portfolio. Learn how to create multiple prints of your unique designs and share your limited edition set of prints with your friends and family.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 1B

JOURNEY WITH A LINE

JUNE 25–29  |  1pm–4pm  |  PS

Discover the versatility of the humble line as you investigate the museum’s permanent collection. Then get ready to create as you practice a variety of artists’ tips and tricks that will push your drawings to the next level.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 1C

BUILD IT, SHAPE IT, SCULPT IT

JULY 2–6  |  9am–12 noon  |  PS

Explore the world of three dimensional art as you learn from the masters of modern sculpture: Alexander Calder, Barbara Hepworth, and Pablo Picasso. Make your ideas a reality by building, assembling, and sculpting works of art using clay, wire and found objects.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 2B

ABSTRACT ACTION PAINTING

JULY 2–6  |  1pm–4pm  |  PS

Experience the expressive power of abstract art as you energize your paintings with the Elements of Art and use line, shapes and color to create dynamic masterpieces full of movement.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 2C

BEHIND THE LENS

JULY 9–13  |  9am–12 noon  |  PD

Get behind the lens and capture your vision of the desert as you investigate the properties of light and nature through photography. Then learn about the techniques and tools in our “digital darkroom” that will take your photos from good to great.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 3A

ART IN MOTION

JULY 9–13  |  1pm–4pm  |  PD

Make your ideas come to life in this introductory course on the basics of stop motion animation. Learn how to design, storyboard, and direct your own animated shorts using cut-out and Claymation techniques.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 3B

 

AGES 10–12


ARCHITECTS WANTED

JUNE 25–29  |  9am–12 noon  |  PS

Get into the minds of two superstar architects and build your own architectural model! Use nature as inspiration for your design like E. Stewart Williams, and incorporate the local landscape into your home like Albert Frey. Field trips to the Architecture and Design Center and Frey House II are included as part of the class. What will you build for the 21st century?
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 1D

ART OF THE STORY

JUNE 25 –29  |  1pm–4pm  |  PS

Visual art is a powerful tool for sharing stories. Bridge the gap between word and image as you learn how to create a one of a kind art book to ll with your ideas and thoughts. What stories will you share?
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 1E

MURAL MASTERS

JULY 2–6  |  9am–12 noon  |  PS

Find out what it takes to make large-scale public art with artist Sofia Enriquez as she creates a mural in downtown Palm Springs and learn how to make a statement using the tools and techniques of expert muralists to create bold, eye-catching designs.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 2D

PRINTMAKERS STUDIO

JULY 2–6  |  1pm–4pm  |  PS

This introductory course on printmaking will have you learning from experienced artists while using professional-grade materials as you produce a portfolio of limited edition prints using a variety of printmaking techniques.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 2E

JOURNEY THROUGH THE DESERT

JULY 16–20  |  9am–12 noon  |  PD

Frame the world from your perspective as you learn about the fundamentals of photography and the effects of light, shadow, and space as you journey through the Galen and Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden in Palm Desert. Then learn how to perfect your shots and prepare them for print using Photoshop Elements.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 4A

ANIMATION CREATION

JULY 16–20  |  1pm–4pm  |  PD

Make your ideas come alive in this introductory course on the basics of stop motion animation. Learn how to design, storyboard, and direct your own animated shorts using cut-out and Claymation techniques.
SESSION CODE/CODIGO 4B

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If you are having trouble with the form below or would rather fill out an electronic form and send it via email, you may find an editable PDF here. Please fill out the form and fax it to 760-327-5069 or email to summerartcamp@psmuseum.org.

All registrations are confidential, however, you may leave the payment field blank if you wish to provide that information over the phone. Upon receiving your registration form, the museum will contact you directly to take your payment information. Please note that we cannot confirm your enrollment until the payment has been processed.

 

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Early Bird Special Pricing (before June 1st)

Members
Half Day: $100
All Day: $180

Non-members
Half Day: $120
All Day: $200

The Palm Springs Art Museum would prefer that any medication be administered at home. If your child must take medications during the course of a program session, please contact Elizabeth Keaney at 760-322-4873 or Zach Fleming 760-322-4852.

Will your child be taking any medication during his/her program?*
If so, please list medication(s) and when the child will be taking them:

Please check all program sessions for which you are applying

June 25–29 PS

Ages 5–6
(Member)

9am–12pm
Squiggle, Smudge, & Splat! (Class Full)

Ages 5–6
(General)

9am–12pm
Squiggle, Smudge, & Splat! (Class Full)

Ages 7–9
(Member)

9am–12pm
Printmaker's Studio (Class Full)

1pm–4pm
Journey with a Line (Class Full)

Ages 7–9
(General)

9am–12pm
Printmaker's Studio (Class Full)

1pm–4pm
Journey with a Line (Class Full)

Ages 10–12
(Member)

9am–12pm
Architects Wanted (Class Full)

1pm–4pm
Art of the Story (Class Full)

Ages 10–12
(General)

9am–12pm
Architects Wanted (Class Full)

1pm–4pm
Art of the Story (Class Full)

July 2–6 PS

Ages 5–6
(Member)

9am–12pm
Art Safari (Class Full)

Ages 5–6
(General)

9am–12pm
Art Safari (Class Full)

Ages 7–9
(Member)

9am–12pm
Build it, Shape it, Sculpt it (Class Full)

1pm–4pm
Abstract Action Painting

Ages 7–9
(General)

9am–12pm
Build it, Shape it, Sculpt it (Class Full)

1pm–4pm
Abstract Action Painting

Ages 10–12
(Member)

9am–12pm
Mural Masters

1pm–4pm
Printmakers Studio

Ages 10–12
(General)

9am–12pm
Mural Masters

1pm–4pm
Printmakers Studio

July 9–13 PD

Ages 7–9
(Member)

9am–12pm
Behind the Lens

1pm–4pm
Art in Motion

Ages 7–9
(General)

9am–12pm
Behind the Lens

1pm–4pm
Art in Motion

July 16-20 PD

Ages 10–12
(Member)

9am–12pm
Journey Through the Desert

1pm–4pm
Animation Creation

Ages 10–12
(General)

9am–12pm
Journey Through the Desert

1pm–4pm
Animation Creation

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Cancelation and Refund Policy:If you provide notice of cancellation two weeks prior to the start date of your session a full refund of tuition paid will be given. If you provide notice of cancellation one week prior to the start date of the program, 50% of your tuition paid will be refunded. There are no refunds for participants who cancel less than one week prior to their start date. In the event that Palm Springs Art Museum must cancel a session, a full refund of tuition paid will be provided. Your processing fee and transaction fee will not be refunded under any circumstances.:
Digital SignatureI hereby grant permission for my child to participate in all Museum Art Camp activities on Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert grounds. I understand that Palm Springs Art Museum or any of its personnel shall not be liable for any personal injuries or property damage sustained by the above-named child. I release Palm Springs Art Museum , it's trustees, agents, vendors and employees from any and all claims, demands, damages or rights of action arising out of this Agreement or the use of Palm Springs Art Museum facilities contemplated hereby. I approve the application and all of the information contained therein above. I also give permission for photographs of my child to be used in Pal Springs Art Museum publicity materials.*

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