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  Last updated Jan 21, 2008

Winter Break Programs

Winter Break Camps at the Varley Art Gallery

December 27, 2007 - January 4, 2008

Please join us for our Winter Wonderland at the Varley Art Gallery this Winter Break! Looking for something fun to do when all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is over? Sign up for our Half-Day and Full-Day camps for children aged 4-12 and chase away your kids' winter blahs!

All classes are held at the Varley Art Gallery. Half day camps are for our "younger artists" with projects designed specially for the age range, while the Full day camps are for our more "senior artists" looking for fun and creative challenges.

 Half-Day Sessions for Age 4-6:

Register for a 3-hour hands-on studio program and take your art creations home.

  • Morning Sessions - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Afternoon Sessions - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost per program:
$26.00 for non-members
$23.40 for members
Non-residents add $2 per day

Programs Schedule:
Week One  
Holiday Bathtime Goodies
Thurs. Dec. 27, 2007 Barcodes:
130979 Morning
130987 Afternoon

Make bathtime fun with your own little sudsy soap! Kids will add their personal touch to their little sweet-smelling creations! All materials included. Please dress in art friendly clothing and bring a peanut-free snack.

   
Fairy Tale Fun
Fri. Dec. 28, 2007 Barcodes:
130980 Morning
130988 Afternoon

Junior artists will discover the magic of fairy tales and write their very own special Wintry Tale! A mixed media holiday treat for your young daydreamer! Please dress in art friendly clothing and bring a peanut-free snack.

 
Week Two  
Fun with Clay!
Wed. Jan. 2, 2008 Barcodes:
130981 Morning
130989 Afternoon

Get your hands dirty! Children will enjoy creating clay masterpieces, in a colourful and creative way! Please dress in art friendly clothing and bring a peanut-free snack.

   
Stencil Surprise
Thur. Jan. 3, 2008 Barcodes:
130982 Morning
130990 Afternoon
Painting and designing is the order of the day! Youngsters will be creating their very own trademark design on a holiday T-shirt which they can wear proudly for all to see! Please dress in art friendly clothing and bring a peanut-free snack.
   
Bead Buddies!
Fri. Jan. 4, 2008 Barcodes:
130983 Morning
130991 Afternoon

Go back to school with a little gift for your best friend! Kids will make bright and colourful beaded Wearable art, like bracelets or keychains, and little beaded puppets as well!

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Full-Day Sessions for Age 7-12:

Register for a 7-hour hands-on studio program and take your art creations home. Programs run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cost per program:
$47.00 for non-members
$42.30 for members
Non-residents add $2 per day

Programs Schedule:
Week One    
Holiday Soapmaking Thur. Dec. 27, 2007 Barcode: 130971

Have some good, clean fun at the Varley Gallery! Kids will love learning how to make unique and colourful soap, and will wrap them up in fancy ribbons and boxes! Please dress in art friendly clothing and pack two peanut-free snacks and a lunch.

     
Animation & Cartooning Fri. Dec. 28, 2007 Barcode: 130972

Kids will love this camp where they will be introduced to the wonderful world of cartoon characters. They will learn techniques, form and settings and create their very own character from their imagination! Please dress in art friendly clothing and pack two peanut-free snacks and a lunch.

     
Week Two    
Holiday Sculpture Studio Wed. Jan. 2, 2008 Barcode: 130973

Have a blast creating 3-D objects out of clay and a variety of other media. Kids can express their individual style and personality in a fun and creative way! Please dress in art friendly clothing and pack two peanut-free snacks and a lunch.

 
Sensational Silkscreening Thurs. Jan. 3, 2008 Barcode: 130974

Have a blast creating your own silkscreen T-shirt and can express their individual style and personality in a fun and creative way! Kids will love sporting their very own wearable art! Please dress in art friendly clothing and pack two peanut-free snacks and a lunch.

 
Holiday Bead Mania Fri. Jan. 4, 2008 Barcode: 130975

Have a blast creating your own silkscreen T-shirt and can express their individual style and personality in a fun and creative way! Kids will love sporting their very own wearable art! Please dress in art friendly clothing and pack two peanut-free snacks and a lunch.

 

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