Wingspan Studio 2017

Adventures in Art & French
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Wingspan Studio, Burlington, VT


2017 Summer Camps

Discount: Register with a friend or sibling and get a $50 discount!

Week 1: June 19-23, Ages 5-12

Youth - On the Move! Find your Groove!

Explore movement, myth and Pokémon characters! Create quirky creatures in 2-d and 3-d. Learn about Da Vinci's flying machines, the daring flights of aviatrix Jean Batten and be inspired by the adventures of The Little Prince, an iconic French story for all ages.

8:30AM-2:30PM. $70 per day, $300 for the week. Aftercare is available until 5:00 pm for $20/day.

Week 2: June 26-30, Ages 5-12

Youth - Wizard & Faerie Treasures Galore!

The natural world serves as our inspiration. Woodland treasure hunts, treasure box creation, nature-inspired costumes and Oh la la!, French fairy tales such as L'Oranger et l'Abeille (The Bee & The Orange Tree) light our creativity, French and adventure.

8:30AM-2:30PM. $70 per day, $300 for the week. Aftercare is available until 5:00 pm for $20/day.

Week 3: July 10-14, Ages 13-17

Teen - Surrealism FrART Week - So Surreal!

Unlock the power of imagination! Explore Surrealism, a fascinating movement centered in Paris. Experiment with diverse mediums, learn artistic techniques to create drawings, collages and paintings. French music, helpful phrases, works of artists such as Dorothea Tanning, Max Ernst, Salvador Dali guide us. Berets optional. No previous experience required in French or art!

8:30AM-2:30PM. $70 per day, $300 for the week. Aftercare is available until 5:00 pm for $20/day.

Week 4: July 17-21, Ages 3-5

Pre-k 1/2 Day, 8:30-11:30 - FrART Fun! Bugs, Bees & Trees

Nature walks inform our art projects of finger and toe painting, tall tree drawings of ourselves, and bee-utiful wishing flags to take home and hang. French song, movement and games start off this creative day!

8:30AM-11:30AM. $70 per day, $300 for the week. Aftercare is available until 5:00 pm for $20/day.

Week 5: July 24 - 28, Ages 5-12

Youth - Roar! African Art, Music, French & Animals!

Animals guide us as we travel through the continent of Africa on a trip like no other. Sculpture, painting, drawing , map mapping projects w/ lots of outside time . French song, movement and games start off this adventurous day!

8:30AM-2:30PM. $70 per day, $300 for the week. Aftercare is available until 5:00 pm for $20/day.

Week 6: July 31-Aug 4, Ages 13-17

Teen - Paint Power! Action Painting - Murals - Grafitti

This color and action packed week allows each participant to design and paint their own movable mural on cardboard. We'll explore the work of action painters such as Nikki de St. Phaille and Jackson Pollock. Check out graffiti artists and look at murals of artists around the world. Wear your studio clothes for this one for sure! No experience necessary just the desire to create and get messy!

8:30AM-2:30PM. $70 per day, $300 for the week. Aftercare is available until 5:00 pm for $20/day.

Week 7: Aug 21-25, Ages 5-12

Youth - Dog Days of Summer! Au revoir!

Playful creations enhance the magic this week before school starts up. Cardboard animal robots, artistic assemblages and abstract painting keep us inspired as we visit workshops and studios, play in the parks and gather interesting found objects for our masterpieces. A French animated movie rounds out the week as oui, the dog days of summer come to an end. Oh la la! Au revoir!

8:30AM-2:30PM. $70 per day, $300 for the week. Aftercare is available until 5:00 pm for $20/day.

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Wingspan Studio offers the most inspiring educational programs around in French, Art & Multi-disciplinary topics du jour. Participants will develop skills and confidence to apply to all areas of life. We weave the wonders of the natural world, art, culture and core subjects together in such a seamless way, that you don't even know you're learning!

Wingspan Studio carefully balances process and final product as well as self-direction and guidance, to intentionally make space for success and confidence to blossom in all. Our programs are based in a real working art studio in Burlington's funky and industrial South End Arts & Industrial District. Wingspan Studio has been operating here since 2000 and is a proud member of SEABA, The Sound End Arts & Business Association.

Join us chez Wingspan Studio for a truly transformative time. Studio director, Maggie Standley has 25 years teaching experience, is an active local and international youth advocate, fantastique French instructor, professional artist and community development expert. Wingspan Studio programs are sure to expand your creative, artistic, French and global citizenry skills! Allons-y!

Contact Ms./Madame Maggie with any questions at all!: maggiestandley@gmail.com/802.233.7676

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Wingspan Studio your go-to studio for art, French and beauty galore! Oh la la!