Summer camp and general youth art listings are below. To register, please visit the Class Registration page.
BIG art for Littles at the Lincoln Center with Amy Varsek
Thursdays, 10 - 11:15 AM, Feb. 2 – May 11
$155 ($190 non-members)/child
Bring your little ones (ages 5 and under) to the Lincoln Center for a morning of songs, stories and BIG art. Dress for a mess and be prepared to paint, sculpt, and create with your family!
Saturday Morning Art Club with Chrissy Valento
Saturdays, 9 AM- 12 Noon
$30 ($35 non-members)/class
>>Pop-Up Books, April 29 @ Duluth Depot: Pop into spring and discover the magical world of pop-up books. Learn basic folds to create a three dimensional image.
>>Painting, painting, painting, May 20 @Duluth Depot: Explore a variety of painting techniques and materials and let your creativity flow!
Online Registration is open! Click here to register.
Teen Art Camp | $205 ($260 non-members) | Ages 12-17
Monday – Friday, June 19 - 23, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Explore art from all angles as you spend time painting, drawing, sculpting, and playing with clay. Get inspired by art history and modern artists working in the field. Learn the value of self-expression and the positive outlet that art making can be in a person’s life. Expand your technical skills and knowledge of art by getting out and doing it. This is a week to explore art from the inside out.
Youth ArtVenture Camps |$220 ($275 non-members) | Ages 7-12
Week 1: June 26 - June 30, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Rebecca Layman) week one registration full, waitlist available
Week 2: July 17 - 21, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Rebecca Layman)
Week 3: July 24 - 28, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Aryn Bergsven)
Youth are inspired to create work that is uniquely their own! Explore different media and methods using clay, plaster, wire, paint, chalk, oil pastels, and real canvases. All day youth summer camps are instructed by licensed art teachers in the state of Minnesota.
Youth Art Mini-Camp |$90 ($110 non-members)| Ages 7-12
Week 1 | July 10 - 14 | 1 - 3p.m. | Duluth Depot | Kelly Dupre
Week 2 morning | August 7 - 11 | 9 – 11 a.m. | Lincoln Building | Chrissy Valento
Week 2 afternoon | August 7 - 11 | 12 – 2 p.m. | Lincoln Building | Chrissy Valento
Mini-camps are huge! Mix up your summer and express yourself in a variety of media: sunprints, felting, painting and more!
Fabulous Fiber Art for Kids | $110 ($135 non-members) | Ages 7-12
August 14 - 18 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Duluth Depot | Duluth Fiber Handcrafters Guild Instructors
Weave your way through camp exploring the craft of fiber arts: felting, hand dying, loom weaving, bracelet braiding and more! Space is limited!
Teen Wheel Throwing | $90 ($110 non-members) | Ages 12-17
August 7 - 11 | 1 - 3 p.m. | Liz Vandersteen
Get your hands dirty while making amazing ceramic art. The magic of wheel throwing will be covered in this introductory class. All levels of experience are welcome.
Kids Clay | $90 ($110 non-members) | Liz Vandersteen
Ages 6 - 8 |June 19 - 23 | 9 – 11 a.m.
Ages 9 - 11 | June 19 - 23 | 12 – 2 p.m.
Through the magical combination of ceramics and imagination, kids will transform lumps of clay into art. Fill your house and shelves with unique and colorful three dimensional masterpieces.
AuSM Artists at the Duluth Art Institute I Ages 12-21
Monday – Friday I July 10 - 14 I 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. I Kelly Dupre
Register by July 3, 2017 on www.ausm.org.
Duluth Depot, 506 W. Michigan
The Duluth Art Institute and the Autism Society of Minnesota partner in presenting art ca.m.p to youth with autism. Explore different mediums including fiber, paint, and darkroom techniques. Funded in part by the Community Opportunity Fund and the G. Kendall Smith Fund of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation
Adventures with Clay and the YMCA!
Liz Vandersteen and Duluth YMCA Camp Kitchigami Counselors
Ages 7 - 12 | August 7 - 11 | 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.|Register with the Duluth YMCA
Explore the wonderful world of clay each morning at the Duluth Art Institute Ceramics Studio. Sculpt, build, and paint ceramic treasures to cherish for years to come. Spend the afternoon doing camp activities with YMCA Day Camp Kitchigami (see camp brochure on-line at duluthymca.org for more information and to register).
Questions? Call our Education Office at (218) 723-1310.