A Girl Focuses on Her Project at Art Camp

Drop in for a day or more of art

MOCA Jacksonville provides half-day and full-day sessions for kindergarten through fifth grade students during spring break. Experienced art educators teach a variety of media and skills while providing the contemporary art history context for each project.

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DATES

March 19-23, 2018 & March 26 - 28, 2018

Cost

9 a.m.-1 p.m.: $25 each day

9 a.m.-5 p.m.: $50 each day

Themes

Monday, March 19 // Bold City Art

Students will look to the landscape, culture and local art scene of Jacksonville for inspiration to create mixed media works of art. 

Tuesday, March 20 // Art About Me

Students will use a variety of media to create personal works of art featuring themselves and some of their favorite things.

Wednesday, March 21 // Patterns & Repetition

Students will incorporate patterns and repeated motifs to craft unique works of art from many different materials.

Thursday, March 22 // Wearable Art (or Personal Adornment)

Students will use mixed media to make works of art that can be worn on their bodies.

Friday, March 23 // Alternative Processes

Students will experiment with different artistic processes and materials to create exciting works.

**New Spring Camp offerings for non-Duval County students. St Johns County, The Bolles School, Episcopal, St Marks, Discovery Montessoru, Riverside Presbyterian Day School, and others are on Spring Break from March 26-30. **

Monday, March 26 // Bold City Art

Students will look to the landscape, culture and local art scene of Jacksonville for inspiration to create mixed media works of art. 

Tuesday, March 27 // Art About Me

Students will use a variety of media to create personal works of art featuring themselves and some of their favorite things.

Wednesday, March 28 // Patterns & Repetition

Students will incorporate patterns and repeated motifs to craft unique works of art from many different materials. 


HELPFUL INFORMATION

REFUND POLICY

Your registration and tuition reserve your child’s place in a camp session and allow MOCA Jacksonville to purchase supplies and contract staff. At our discretion, camp tuition may be refundable up to two weeks before a registered session. After this point, no refunds can be made.

CAMP ATTIRE

Your child will be in an intensive, studio-based art-making camp experience, using materials in a safe and creative manner. Some materials may be permanent so please remember to “dress for mess."

LUNCH, snacks and fieldtrips

Campers must bring snacks and lunches daily, including beverages. MOCA cannot provide refrigeration or microwaves. Trips may be made to nearby galleries, Hemming Park, or the Main Library next door for lunch or programs that parallel the art curriculum of the session. Campers will be supervised at all times while outside of the classroom. Please provide sunscreen

BEHAVIOR POLICY

No violence or aggressive behavior of any kind will be tolerated, including but not limited to, threatening behavior, destructiveness, inappropriate language, verbal or written threats, harassment, verbal abuse, physical abuse, or disruptive or inappropriate behavior. A camper who exhibits violent or aggressive behavior will be suspended immediately for the day, and parents will be contacted. If the behavior persists, the camper will be asked to leave the camp program until the following year. All camp fees are nonrefundable once a session has begun.

DROP OFF AND PICK UP

  • Please use the shoulder on Duval Street between Main Street and Laura Street for dropping off and picking up students. A MOCA educator will be present to check children in and out of the Museum.
  • Students may only leave the premises of MOCA Jacksonville with those who have been authorized ahead of time.
  • Any student picked up or dropped off outside of Art Camp's designated hours is subject to a $10 fee per instance. 

Hello There

Staff Profile Kiersten Lampe

Kiersten Lampe

Tour and Camp Program Coordinator

Kiersten Lampe graduated in 2014 from the University of Florida where she received her bachelor's degree in art history. Prior to working at MOCA Jacksonville, she served as the learning and engagement assistant at the Mint Museum of Art in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she developed and facilitated educational programs for children and families. Lampe moved back to Florida and began working at MOCA in 2015 as the outreach coordinator. She coordinates and supervises MOCA's winter, spring, and summer Art Camp. Lampe also serves as a Museum educator for family and children's programming.