2022 Visual Arts Camps

Photo: Phoenix Center for the Arts
Listings are continuously being updated for 2022 based on information we collect directly from camps through an online questionnaire. Please verify all information directly with camps. 
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Creative Color Art Studios Summer Art Camp
8300 N Hayden Suite A100, Scottsdale. 480-478-8121• CreativeColorART.com

Carrie Curran Art Studios is now Creative Color Art Studios and we are excited for another creative summer! Kids ages 6-13 will develop artistic skills while painting with acrylics, drawing, sculpting and creating mixed media projects. Our experienced educators and teaching artists will guide children to develop an eye for color, composition and design. Students create a portfolio they are proud to display. Parents agree that this one-of-a-kind program is the perfect blend of creative fun and fine arts education. Students, beginners-advanced, will enjoy new thematic projects each session. May 31-August 4, 9a.m.-3p.m. 4 day sessions are $335, extended care available.

Mesa Arts Center
One E. Main St., Mesa. 480-644-6500 • mesaartscenter.com/classes

Mesa Arts Center’s Summer Arts Camps are a staple for summertime fun. Youth and teens can dive in headfirst to MAC’s immersive camps focused on ceramics (ages 8-12), jewelry (ages 13+), graphic arts (ages 13+), visual arts (ages 6 – 10) and more! The best part? Scholarships are available for families in need.

As You Wish Pottery Painting Place
Valleywide • asyouwishpottery.com

Ages 5 and up. Kids can paint their way through a kaleidoscope of color with creative tools such as bubbles, Q-tips and more. Brush, flick, splatter, sponge and paint pottery with expert step-by-step instruction. Locations at Tempe Marketplace, Desert Ridge Marketplace, Westgate Entertainment District and in Chandler and Mesa. Class schedules online.

Crafty Bird Art and Craft Club
6915 E Guadalupe Rd, Mesa. 480-818-6169 or craftybirdclub.com

Ages 7-12.  Little artists explore a variety of mediums to learn about and foster the love of art, artists, and craft. All materials included. June 6-24, half and full day available, $200/5 day session. 

Peoria & Phoenix. pinspiration.com

Ages 5-15. Pinterest-inspired art camp features four DIY project each week plus other art activities. Each week of camp has a unique theme. Examples of themes include Pet Lovers, Sports, Unicorns, Space, and Princesses! Camp dates, themes, and availability varies by location.

Rachel’s Young At Art Studio
7366 E. Shea Blvd., Suite 112, Scottsdale. 480-621-6155 • rachelsyoungatart.com/camps

Ages 3-8. Arts and crafts, story/music time, dramatic play, sensory activities, instructor-led yoga and art projects. Half- and full-day options. May 16-Aug. 12; extended care available. $325 and up.

Scottsdale Artists’ School
3720 N. Marshall Way, Scottsdale. 480-990-1422 • scottsdaleartschool.org

Ages 6-18. Through a variety of fine art projects and elements of STEAM, campers are encouraged to take thoughtful risks, use original ideas, embrace collaboration, and be creative.

Sunshine Sunflower Studio
700 W. Campbell Ave., Suite 3, Phoenix. 352-601-6084 • sunshinesunflower.com

Ages 5-17. Campers will explore a variety of art mediums — clay, painting on canvas or pottery, drawing, and more — related to weekly themes. $205 and up. May 31-July 15.


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