July 5, 2022
  • Kids Painting Animals Summer Camp

    July 5, 2022  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Moose Tree Nature Preserve, 3191 Clarkston Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48362, USA

    Register for this camp here! :) 
    Does your child love to paint? Who doesn't! Our young artists will be working with acrylics, watercolors and watercolor pencils to depict cute animals in nature.Your child's individual preferences will be observed when we choose the subject matter for each painting. Students will be adding butterflies and bees to our experimental pulled string paintings, experiencing the surprising effects of this fun process!  Kids will be learning how to use bamboo brushes when we do Chinese painting of fish and birds on rice paper. On our breaks, we will enjoy a nature walk, or run, in the woods. A Gallery Show will be extended to families following class on the last day. Sign up soon, limited class size!

    • Taught by instructor/artist Pamela Palmer B.F.A.owner of The Artist's Apprentice. 
    • Please bring a snack and wear clothes that are not precious.
    • Ages 7 and up. (Exceptions made for our siblings.)
    • Cost $120 plus $50 material fee payable to instructor on the 1st day of classes.    
    • Tues-Fri   9:00 - noon         7/5, 7/6, 7/7, 7/8.

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July 11, 2022
  • Kids' S.T.E.A.M Art Camp

    July 11, 2022  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Renaissance High School, 6558 Waldon Rd, Village of Clarkston, MI 48346, USA

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     Let's get to it! If your child loves art and you value the ideas that S.T.E.A.M. (Science Technology Engineering Art & Math) has to offer, sign your child up for this exploration camp today! We will be constructing our own Geodesic Dome and learning about capillary action with a soap and liquid watercolor experiment as well as a tessellation projects. We will also be putting colorful paint pour project into motion with zentangles! This is a week of exploration and fine art fun your child won't want to miss! Topographical art 'foamations' along with other experiments, like turning milk into plastic and exploding snowmen! So many are on the list to explore! A Gallery Show of the students work is extended to families after class on the final day. Sign up today and come join the Summer Fun! A Gallery Show will be extended to family following class on the final day. Please bring water bottle, snack, and wear clothes that are not precious. Taught by artist/instructor Pamela Palmer, B.F.A. owner of The Artist's Apprentice.
    Ages 7 & up

    9:00-12:00   M-F     7/11, 8/12, 8/13, 8/14, 8/15

    $150 + $60 material fee
     

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July 12, 2022
July 18, 2022
  • A Manga Camp Just For You!

    July 18, 2022  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Brewster Elementary School, 1535 Brewster Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48306, USA

    Register here! :) Young artist's in this camp share a common interest in Manga! Drawing these big-eyed characters with attitudes to match, will be the main focus of this camp as we navigate the ins and outs of proportion. We will focus on storyboards with the insertion of transformation Chibis. As we step into the Japanese culture of Kawaii, (affectionate, cute, adorable), we will create interesting bubble backgrounds using  food coloring and soap solution and zentangles. Experimental painting will come into play in the garments we envision. A Gallery Show of the students' art will be extended to families at the end of class on  the final day. Sign up today, come join this fun adventure in the world of Manga! A Viewing of Creation will be extended to family following class on the final day. Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer B.F.A.Owner of The Artist's Apprentice
    Ages 7 & up
    $150 plus $50 material fee payable to instructor on the 1st day of classes.

    7/18, 7/19, 7/20, 7/2, 7/22

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  • Kids' Summer Sculpture Camp

    July 18, 2022  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Brewster Elementary School, 1535 Brewster Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48306, USA

    Register here! :) Sticky! Picky! Sometimes icky! Your young artist will be involved in several fun and satisfying SCULPTURE ventures on these sunny, brilliant mornings. Get ready to get messy as we explore all sorts of modelling and inventive projects! Our kids will be making bas-relief objects with papier-mâché artwork including a recycled element. We will also explore, face structure, (human or animal), in a clay, glitter paint piece. These pieces will be somewhat reminiscent of Niki de Saint Phalle, so fun! Kids will be making a Man-of-War Jellyfish out of ModelMagic® and ribbon, yarn, crepe paper,  etc. If time permits we will be making a sculpture painting out of Plasticine® and a surprise project! Sign up today and come join the Summer Fun! A Viewing of Creation will be extended to family following class on the final day. Please bring water bottle, snack, and wear clothes that are not precious.Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer B.F.A. owner of The Artist's Apprentice. (Siblings of any age are welcome.)
    Ages 7& up 
    9:00-noon
    $150 plus $60 material fee

    M to F 7/18, 7/19, 7/20, 7/2, 7/22

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July 19, 2022
  • Kids' Summer Sculpture Camp

    July 19, 2022  12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Brewster Elementary School, 1535 Brewster Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48306, USA

    Register here! :) Sticky! Picky! Sometimes icky! Your young artist will be involved in several fun and satisfying SCULPTURE ventures on these sunny, brilliant mornings. Get ready to get messy as we explore all sorts of modelling and inventive projects! Our kids will be making bas-relief objects with papier-mâché artwork including a recycled element. We will also explore, face structure, (human or animal), in a clay, glitter paint piece. These pieces will be somewhat reminiscent of Niki de Saint Phalle, so fun! Kids will be making a Man-of-War Jellyfish out of ModelMagic® and ribbon, yarn, crepe paper,  etc. If time permits we will be making a sculpture painting out of Plasticine® and a surprise project! Sign up today and come join the Summer Fun! A Viewing of Creation will be extended to family following class on the final day. Please bring water bottle, snack, and wear clothes that are not precious.Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer B.F.A. owner of The Artist's Apprentice. (Siblings of any age are welcome.)
    Ages 7& up 
    9:00-noon
    $150 plus $60 material fee

    M to F 7/18, 7/19, 7/20, 7/2, 7/22

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  • 3c Andi

    July 19, 2022  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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July 25, 2022
  • Sculpture Camp (Running!)

    July 25, 2022  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Springfield Parks & Rec Departments, Hart Center 12000 Davisburg Rd, Springfield Township, MI 48350, USA

    Sticky! Picky! Sometimes Icky! Your kiddo will be involved in several fun and satisfying SCULPTURE ventures on these sunny summer mornings. Get ready to get messy as we explore all sorts of modeling and carving projects! Our young artists will be making bas relief objects with papier-mâché artwork including a recycled element. We will also explore, face structure, (human or animal), in a clay, glitter paint piece and learn the basics of carving in styrofoam. These pieces will be somewhat reminiscent of Niki de Saint Phalle, so fun! If time permits we will be making a sculpture painting out of Plasticine. Sign up today and come join the Summer Fun! A Viewing of Creation will be extended to family following class on the final day. Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer owner of The Artist's Apprentice. $150 + $50 material fee payable to instructor on the 1st day of classes. Ages 7 & up (As always, siblings of any age may attend.)
    M-F 7/25, 7/26, 7/27, 7/28, 7/29. Please wear clothes that are not precious as well as sunscreen as we will be heading over to the playground on our break. Bring a snack and water bottle if you wish.

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  • Sculpture

    July 25, 2022  1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    Renaissance High School, 6558 Waldon Rd, Village of Clarkston, MI 48346, USA

    Register here! :)
     Let's spend these sunny afternoon's creating some super-sensational sculpture! We will be making clay pottery with cut outs as well as dragonfly and butterfly pieces utilizing self-drying clay. Kids will be explore of paper sculpture including quilling krill, dolphin and other sea creatures. Our favorite puppy, kitten, bunny or mouse will be manifested in the form of papier mâché mer-animals. These along with other fabrications, Model Magic included, will culminate in a dazzling display! A 'Viewing of Creations' of our students' artwork will be extended to families on the last day of camp. Don't miss fun experience! Limited spaces, sign up soon! Please bring water bottle, snack, and wear clothes that are not precious, messy camp alert! ;)  Taught by artist/instructor Pamela Palmer, B.F.A. owner/entrepreneur  of The Artist's Apprentice.
    Ages 7 & up

    $150 plus $60 material fee payable to instructor on the 1st day of class. 
    M-F        7/25, 7/26, 7/27, 7/28, 7/29        1:30 - 4:30

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  • Kids' Sculpture Camp

    July 25, 2022  1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    Renaissance High School, 6558 Waldon Rd, Village of Clarkston, MI 48346, USA

    Register here! :)
     Let's spend these sunny afternoon's creating some super-sensational sculpture! We will be making clay pottery with cut outs as well as dragonfly and butterfly pieces utilizing self-drying clay. Kids will be explore of paper sculpture including quilling krill, dolphin and other sea creatures. Our favorite puppy, kitten, bunny or mouse will be manifested in the form of papier mâché mer-animals. These along with other fabrications, Model Magic included, will culminate in a dazzling display! A 'Viewing of Creations' of our students' artwork will be extended to families on the last day of camp. Don't miss fun experience! Limited spaces, sign up soon! Please bring water bottle, snack, and wear clothes that are not precious, messy camp alert! ;)  Taught by artist/instructor Pamela Palmer, B.F.A. owner/entrepreneur  of The Artist's Apprentice.
    Ages 7 & up

    $150 plus $60 material fee payable to instructor on the 1st day of class. 
    M-F        7/25, 7/26, 7/27, 7/28, 7/29        1:30 - 4:30

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July 26, 2022