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Current Camps/Classes

Please select the camp/class you would like to enroll in below.

Refund Deadlines:
  • Spring After-School Class, Multi-Media: March 17, 2020
  • Spring After-School Class, Ceramics: March 18, 2020
  • Summer Art Camps and Ceramics Classes May 25, 2020

Ceramic Studio Saturdays for Teens
Ages 13 - 18

Ceramic Studio Saturdays for Teens
Ages 13 - 18
Saturdays
10 am - 1 pm

Studio Saturdays are an informal opportunity for teens of all skill levels to create ceramics without the long-term commitment. Come on the first Saturday to develop or refine both sculptural and functional techniques of ceramics through hand building or throwing. Return the following Saturday to glaze your works of art.

This two-part course features small group instruction and individual attention for beginners, while advanced students are welcome to work independently.

Saturdays, April 4 & 11
10 am - 1 pm
$70 Members, $80 Non-Members

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Saturdays, May 2 & 9
10 am - 1 pm
$70 Members, $80 Non-Members


space left: 16 students

Summer Multimedia Art Camp
Ages 5 - 12

Let's Paint
Ages 5 - 12
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Express yourself through line, shape, color, and texture while getting inspired by artists in the Museum's collection. Explore a variety of techniques and media including watercolor, acrylic, and ink as you interpret the world around you and build your painting portfolio.

Monday - Friday, June 8 - 12
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 34 students
Monday - Friday, July 13 - 17
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 34 students

Build, Construct, Sculpt: Exploring 3D Art
Ages 5 - 12
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Experiment with form, color, and scale as you design and build sculptures in wood, clay, wire, fabric, and cardboard inspired by works on view at the Museum. Let three-dimensional works of art crossing cultures and time--from ancient myths carved in stone to contemporary super-sized donuts woven in brightly colored cotton--inspire your constructions.

Monday - Friday, June 15 - 19
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 34 students
Monday - Friday, July 20 - 24
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 32 students

Materials Mix-Up: Making Mixed Media
Ages 5 - 12
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Think and make outside of the box as you learn to combine materials and techniques to create mixed media pieces that include painting, drawing, printmaking, and unexpected additions such as wax, playing cards, and hand written letters. Let works by innovative contemporary artists on view at the Museum ignite imaginations and inspire both individual and collaborative creations.

Monday - Friday, June 22 - 26
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 33 students
Monday - Friday, July 27 - 31
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 34 students

Textile Techniques
Ages 5 - 12
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Reinvent works in the Museum's collection in felt, yarn, thread, and recycled textile pieces. Campers discover new avenues for making art as they explore historical and contemporary fiber arts techniques such as surface design, sewing, weaving, block printing, and dying.

Monday - Friday, July 6 - 10
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 35 students
Monday - Friday, August 3 - 7
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 35 students

Inside & Out: Photography & Printmaking
Ages 5 - 12
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3pm

Remix and reimagine photography and printmaking techniques as you design, create and capture inspired by works on paper currently on view at the Museum. Use a variety of vintage and modern cameras to photograph interesting details of the natural and urban landscape in sunlight. Play with studio set-ups, mixed media installations, and projections to create realistic or abstract portraits and still-lifes.

Monday - Friday, August 10 - 14
9 am - 3 pm
$250 Members, $300 Non-Members


space left: 33 students

Summer Ceramics Camps
Ages 6 - 7

Summer Ceramics Camp
Ages 6 - 7
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Learn the basic techniques of sculptural and functional ceramics including hand building and wheel throwing in a fun and relaxed environment. Students create simple clay forms and experiment with surface decoration and glazing techniques, inspired by the Santa Barbara Museum of Art's permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view.

Monday - Friday, June 8 - 12
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 15 students
Monday - Friday, July 20 - 24
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 15 students

Summer Ceramics Camps
Ages 7 - 9

Summer Ceramics Camp
Ages 7 - 9
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Learn the basic techniques of sculptural and functional ceramics including hand building and wheel throwing in a fun and relaxed environment. Students create simple clay forms and experiment with surface decoration and glazing techniques, inspired by the Santa Barbara Museum of Art's permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view.

Monday - Friday, June 15 - 19
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 16 students
Monday - Friday, July 27 - 31
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 11 students

Summer Ceramics Camps
Ages 8 - 10

Summer Ceramics Camp
Ages 8 - 10
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Learn the basic techniques of sculptural and functional ceramics including hand building and wheel throwing in a fun and relaxed environment. Students create simple clay forms and experiment with surface decoration and glazing techniques, inspired by the Santa Barbara Museum of Art's permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view.

Monday - Friday, June 22 - 26
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 15 students
Monday - Friday, August 3 - 7
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 16 students

Summer Ceramics Camps
Ages 10 - 12

Summer Ceramics Camp
Ages 10 - 12
Monday-Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Learn the basic techniques of sculptural and functional ceramics including hand building and wheel throwing in a fun and relaxed environment. Students create simple clay forms and experiment with surface decoration and glazing techniques, inspired by the Santa Barbara Museum of Art's permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view.

Monday - Friday, July 6 - 10
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 15 students
Monday - Friday, August 10 - 14
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 15 students

Summer Ceramics Camps
Ages 11 - 14

Summer Ceramics Camp
Ages 11 - 14
Monday - Friday
9 am - 3 pm

Learn the basic techniques of sculptural and functional ceramics including hand building and wheel throwing in a fun and relaxed environment. Students create simple clay forms and experiment with surface decoration and glazing techniques, inspired by the Santa Barbara Museum of Art's permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view.

Monday - Friday, July 13 - 17
9 am - 3 pm
$300 Members, $350 Non-Members


space left: 13 students