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2600 College St.
Sherbrooke (Quebec)
J1M 1Z7   Canada
Tel.: 819-822-9600, ext. 2260/2279
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Foreman Art Gallery / Community Art Lab / March Break Art Camp

MARCH BREAK ART CAMP - FROM MARCH 5th TO 9th 2018

 

 

The Foreman Art Gallery of Bishop’s University is pleased to present the 2018 bilingual March Break Art Camp for youth between the ages of 6 and 12. This one week of art activities offers boredom busters and creative learning opportunities for children. Each day offers new activities and themes, creating one week of exciting art projects. Parents are invited to register their child for the entire week or choose individual days, as they see fit. Join us for a creative journey this March break. 

 

SCHEDULE

 

Day 1

Monday March 5th – Are We Made Of Stardust?

Join us as we visit the Foreman gallery’s exhibition Parallax.  We will explore the solar system creatively by creating Paper Mache globes, cut paper planets and constellation!  Techniques: assemblage, collage

Day 2

Tuesday March 6th  – Back To Earth

We come back down to earth to continue our artistic journey with the help of gravity! Gravity and rock paintings in store! Techniques: painting, mix media

 

Day 3

Wednesday March 7th  – The Art Of Music

Join us at the Community Art Lab as we tap into how music influences art! Techniques: sculpture, drawing, painting

Day 4

Thursday March 8th – Ancient Asian Art Forms

Today we will be exploring ancient Asian art forms such as Mandalas, shadow puppets, and origami! Techniques: drawing, sculpture, assemblage

Day 5

Friday March 9th  – Turtle Island

For our last day of the week, we will learn from the art of indigenous cultures as we create a story blankets and explore weaving.  Techniques: Collage, drawing

 

INFORMATION

  • The camp will run from Monday March 5th to Friday March 9th, from 9am to 4pm at the Community Art Lab.
  • Pre- and after- camp care is provided and included in the fee. It runs from 8 to 9 a.m. and from 4 to 5 p.m. 
  • Camps have a maximum of 20 children, led by two art educators.
  • All artistic materials are provided.
  • Camps are bilingual and children can speak in English or French with their educator.
  • Our daily schedule allows time to play outside.
  • Campers must bring their lunches and snacks. The Lab is equipped with a fridge and a microwave.
  • The Lab, the Gallery and Bishop’s University campus offer a secure, warm and caring environment for your children.

 

FEES

$30/day or $150 for the week per child

All art supplies and daycare service are included in the price. Payments must be sent with the registration form, which confirms your place. 

*Receipts for taxes are available. 

 

REGISTRATION 

To register, please fill out the following REGISTRATION FORM

and send back to the following email artlab(at)ubishops.ca or print out the form and send it by mail to: 

Foreman Art Gallery of Bishop's University

2600 College Street, Sherbrooke (Lennoxville), QC

J1M 1Z7

For more information, please call us at 819-822-9600 ext. 2260

or email us at artlab(at)ubishops.ca

 

Cancellation and Refund Policy 

If a day camp reservation is cancelled seven or more days before the activity begins, the fees will be refunded in full, except for a 50$ administration fee. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made fewer than seven days before the activity begins, unless the cancellation is made for medical reasons, in which case a doctor's note is required and fees will be refunded in full.