Art Camp Drawing
Image courtesy of Ingrid Damiani.

MOCA is excited to offer a new online opportunity for creativity this summer. With MOCA’s virtual Summer Art Camp, you can expect:

  • Live interactions with MOCA educators and other campers
  • Virtual visits to the Museum galleries through video tours
  • Daily lessons in mediums including painting, drawing, sculpture, and printmaking
  • All necessary art supplies and tools conveniently packaged and ready for you

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ages

Sessions available for 6-12 year olds


COST

$125 per week  

Session cost includes weekly tuition and Art Kit with materials for all lessons  

Additional siblings from the same household can be added for $50 per week  

MOCA Members & UNF Faculty and Staff receive a 15% discount on camp tuition  

Click here to become a member and receive your camp discount today!


DATES & THEMES  

Week 1: June 14 – 18 / All About Abstract  

  • Explore how artists use line, shape, and color to make amazing abstract artworks.  

Week 2: June 21 – 25 / Use Your Imagination  

  • Expand your mind as you design imaginative artworks inspired by make believe.  

Week 3: June 28 – July 2 / Loads of Layers 

  • Build and layer with different materials as you create dynamic works of art.  

Week 4: July 5 – 9 / Get Outside  

  • Spend time in the great outdoors to inspire your own natural masterpieces.  

Week 5:  July 12 – 16 / Storytelling  

  • Once upon a time... camp artists spent a week making marvelous artworks inspired by stories!  

Week 6: July 19 – 23 / Art Scientists  

  • Combine art with science as you complete creative experiments and scientific artworks.  

Week 7: July 26 – 30 / Design It!  

  • Solve art problems with your own unique designs and creations.  


SCHEDULE 

Each camp session will run Monday through Friday. Every day of camp will include live virtual lessons, online interactions with camp staff and other students, as well self-paced work offline. Campers will need to be logged into the online camp platform every day for the live component of camp.  


Daily Timeline  

9:30 – 10:00 a.m. / Self-Paced: Log in and review daily materials (introduction videos, supply list, etc.)  

10:00 – 11:30 a.m. /Live Camp: Full class instruction with MOCA Educators 

11:30 – 1:00 p.m. / Self-Paced: Lunch break and continuation of projects   

1:00 – 2:00 p.m. / Live Camp: Share progress with instructor and classmates in small groups 

2:00 – 3:00 p.m. / Optional, Live Camp: Open studio time with instructor and classmates 


SUPPLIES 

Each camper will need a pencil, scissors, and paper towels or rags for cleanup.  All other necessary supplies and tools for that week’s session will be included in your Art Kit! Each participating child needs their own Art Kit.  

Art Kits can be mailed to your home for a $20 fee* or picked up from MOCA Jacksonville at no extra cost. Pick up times will be arranged a week before your scheduled session.  

*Shipping fees apply to U.S. addresses located within 500 miles of Jacksonville, FL. For further distances or international shipping, contact Camp Director for quote at 904-620-4204 or k.barnes@unf.edu  


PLATFORM 

Virtual Summer Art Camp will be hosted through CANVAS, an online classroom environment that is easy to navigate. All of the live lessons and virtual interactions will take place through Zoom video calls.  


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. All camp tuition is nonrefundable. 


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. 


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