2018 DURHAM ART CAMPS
How to find Art day camps
Use our search filters and choose Category = Arts. Choose the Sub-categories you like.
Enter your child's age and rising grade.
Narrow by location, date, and times if desired.
Summer Camp Guru makes camp planning easy! We provide details for each session, saving you hours of research time.
View weekly schedules:
Visual Art Camps
Not just about drawing and painting. You may learn printmaking, make a book, create cartoons, or build sculptures. Some sessions incorporate nature, yoga, and even cooking. Messy Art is quite popular and is the perfect "not-in-my-house activity" for summer camp.
Durham Arts Council hosts two-week camps with country-based themes.
For comic creations, check out Carolina Friends School and the JCC.
Clay camps can be found at Carolina Friends, Triangle Day, and Trinity schools.
This is a hodge-podge category with a lot of unique options.
Bull City Craft: fashion
Carolina Friends: weaving and woodworking
Durham Academy: Rainbow Loom, jewelry, papermaking, knitting, masks, and textiles
Triangle Day School: jewelry
Film & Photography Camps
For digital photography, look at Durham Academy and Mark Maya Photography.
For film, Movie Makers has topic-specific camps like Sci Fi, Slapstick Comedy, and Music Videos. Durham Academy, Carolina Friends, Duke School, and Camelot Academy also host film camps.
Durham Art Camp Providers
(Links to the camp websites are in the yellow box on the right)
Does your artist prefer to be on stage?
From the Blog