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The Chrysler Museum is the perfect place for young artists to create their next masterpiece. Summer camps are available for ages 4–17. Participants can learn how to create their own books at the Picture Play Art Camp or discover the magic of glassmaking at the Teen Glass Camp.
Little Picture Play Art Camp for ages 4–6
July 22–26 from 8:30 a.m.–noon, $90 for Museum Members, $120 for non-members SOLD OUT
July 29 - August 2 from 8:30 a.m.–noon, $90 for Museum Members, $120 for non-members
Picture Play Art Camp for ages 7–10
August 5–9 from 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m., $180 for Museum Members, $225 for non-members
This summer, the Eric Carle books you know and love will come alive at the Chrysler Museum of Art with Eric Carle: Moonlit Nights & Other Illustrations. The Museum’s summer art camps inspired by the exhibition will transport children to a fantasy world of twinkling stars, vibrant animals, and exciting fairy tales. Campers will spend each day surrounded by Carle’s beloved illustrations as they enjoy his children’s stories and discover how to use many of his art techniques to create their own books. Young artists will learn painting, bookmaking, drawing, illustrating and more from experienced artists and teachers.
Teen Glass Camp for ages 13–17
July 15–19 from 9 a.m.–4 p.m., $600 for Museum Members, $750 for non-members
Let’s play with fire! Learn about glassblowing, fusing, coldworking, and flameworking. Visit the Chrysler Museum to discover how glass is used to create stunning works of art, and learn about the fascinating physical properties of glass.