Still looking for the perfect summer camp for your child? Let the kids discover their inner artist and practice creative thinking skills while meeting new friends at Decoy Art Center Summer Camps!
Camps are limited to 6-15 students dependent on the camp medium and age to allow for one-on-one time and full group engagement. Wait lists are available by contacting us. Age requirements are non-negotiable for the safety of everyone. Registration required with full payment to reserve a space. All camps include materials and most also provide a camp t-shirt (details on the camp listing).
LITTLE BUILDERS CAMP
Dates & Times: June 6-8 at 9-11 am
Does your little ones creative mind think in 3 dimensions? This is the camp for them! We will use clay, cardboard, polymers and more to sculpt creates and scenes while learning how each media works!
MINI DRAWING CAMP
Dates & Times: June 25-27 at 9-11am
Draw everything! We will experiment with all sorts of ways to create drawings from charcoal to ink to comic books in this fun drawing camp for kids.
ONE-DAY POTTERY PAINTING CAMP
Date & Time: Friday, July 6 at 9am-12pm
Paint your heart out! Young campers will paint their own set of a cup, plate and bowl! Fired and ready to use one week after camp.
ARTIN’ AROUND CAMP
Dates & Times: June 18-22 at 9-11am
Try all the messy art forms in one week of experimental fun. From college, to clay, to printmaking, to charcoal drawing. We will find out how many ways we can make art and a mess!
YOUNG POTTERS CAMP
Dates & Times: July 16-18 at 1-3pm
Young Potters will learn to throw on the potter’s wheel, trim and paint their pieces in this short, investigative workshop style camp. Works will be ready for pick up the week after camp.
DRAWING ART CAMP
Dates & Times: June 11-15 from 9-11am
Dive deep into the world of drawing, recreating the world around you on paper. We will explore inks, charcoal, pastels and more while learning how to create the world as we see it.
DRAWING ART CAMP – SPECIAL METOT EDITION
Dates & Times: July 16-20 9-11 am
Dive deep into the world of drawing, recreating the world around you on paper. Not only will we explore inks, charcoal, pastels and more but we will experiment with alternate drawing materials and try new ideas, while learning how to create the world as we see it.
Dates & Times:
June 11-13 at 1-3 pm
OR July 23-25 at 9-11 am
Tiny has never been more fun than with our mini sculpting three day camp. When we say tiny we mean it. Everything we make in this class will be under 2inches! We will work in clay and polymer and learn how to make incredibly detailed, realistic miniatures of food, trinkets and paint them to trick the eye!
Dates & Times: July 9-13 at 1-3 pm
Best of both worlds? We think so too. In this camp we will spend two days sculpting marvelous creations from clay, then the next two days painting using all sorts of media from watercolor to acrylic to explore their versatility. And on the last day we will glaze our amazing sculptures.
THROW ART CAMP
Dates & Times: July 23-25 1-3 pm
Discover clay and cover all the bases in this muddy class by throwing on the wheel, hand building and a day of painting your creations.
ARTS & CRAFTS: FIBER ART CAMP
Dates & Times: July 9-13 at 9-11 am
We will dive into the world of art and craft as we learn to wet felt monsters, learn about batik printmaking process, tie dye, block printing and more to create art with fabric and fibers.
INTENSIVE WHEEL POTTERY CAMP
Dates & Times: June 25 -29 at 1-3 pm
This week of wheel pottery will be non stop wheel throwing, trimming and finishing pots. The small group size and more intensive workshop format will give young potters a chance to learn and hone their skills, practice throwing lots of forms, learning to trim and finish pots and do a title carving also. All pots will be available for painting 1 week after the last day of camp and campers are invited to return and glaze their pieces in the studio after the camp.
COMIC CON ART CAMP
Dates & Times: June 18-22 at 1-3 pm
Create art based on your favorites, from every universe! This camp is all about fan art, how to use various materials and media to recreate your favorite characters, scenes and more! We will work with Drawing, acrylic Painting, sculpting and more to show our love for our favorites.
More Information can be found on Decoy Art Center Summer Camps by visiting their website at www.decoy-art.com/art-camps
Decoy Art Center is located at 3491 Dayton-Xenia Rd. | Beavercreek, OH 45432 | 937.431.4838 or