WEEK-LONG SUMMER CAMPS
June - August 2019
Ages 3 years - Teen
At Lillstreet Art Center, kids and teens create fearlessly in the arts of pottery, photography, jewelry, drawing, printmaking, textiles and more. With over 200 different specialty camps to choose from - there's something for every artist.
Check out a few of our favorite 2019 camps below! View our full camp catalog and register at Lillstreet.com.
Ages 3 - 5 years
Let's get cookin' in this messy and creative food-themed camp! Using clay, paint, paint, felt, papier-mâché and more, we'll use mixed-media ingredients and whip up an appetite!
Ages 3 - 5 years
We're heading 150 million years into the past, back when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Join us and discover what the Jurassic period was all about.
MASTERS OF DISGUISE
Ages 6 - 8 Years
Uncover the art of disguise while learning about masks from different cultures, traditions, entertainment and holidays. Whether it's for a celebration, acting, or trickery, there is so much to learn about this ancient art form!
SWEET HOME CHICAGO
Ages 6 - 8 years
Chicago's rich history and diverse neighborhoods through art, music, food and culture. Every day is a new project celebrating one of the 77 neighborhoods in the city of Big Shoulders.
Ages 8 - 13 years
Channeling our inner Speilberg! This dynamic camp will teach you all the important steps that go into making a film - from writing and directing, to acting and editing, to costume and set design.
Ages 10 - 13 years
From wind chimes to jewelry! There are so many projects to explore using copper and brass sheet and wire. Techniques such as saw piercing, hammering, texturing, cold connections and polishing will be demonstrated.
Ages 12 - 14 years
Do you have drawings or designs that would look great on a T-shirt? You'll develop your own individual logos, drawings and clever sayings and screen print your own one-of-a-kind gear in our textiles studio.
Ages 13 - 16
We'll examine insects, plants and other natural life in this illustration camp. A variety of drawing and illustration skills will be taught, including proportion, perspective, line, value, shading and stippling. We'll fill our sketchbooks with unique inspirations.
EARLY MORNING DROP OFF & EXTENDED CARE
Choose from a variety of options to ensure your artist gets an experience that coordinates with your busy schedule. Full and half-day camps are available as well as early morning drop off, aftercare and afternoon add-ons.
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