Summer Art Camp

NOMA Member early registration begins Thursday, February 15, 2018.
General early registration begins Thursday, March 1, 2018.

Get creative at NOMA’s Summer Art Camp. Weekly camps emphasize imagination and creativity through the development of artistic skills in visual and performing arts. Campers will explore works of art in the museum galleries and get creative in the studio or on the stage.

  • Children ages 5-7 and 8-10. Please note that the child must be the minimum age required by the time of the camp.
  • Camps are weekly, Monday-Friday.
  • Morning only, afternoon only, or full-day options are available.
  • Full day campers must bring a sack lunch.
  • Before- and after-care are not available.
  • Full-day campers should be accustomed to participating in an entire day’s activities with no nap.

 

REGISTRATION PRICES**

*To secure the early registration rate, you must pay in full by May 12.

NOMA MEMBER NON-MEMBER
½ Day $170         $150 early registration $200        $180 early registration
Full Day $320         $280 early registration $380        $340 early registration

**To secure your space at the discounted rate, you must pay in full by May 12. Standard pricing resumes on May 13.

 

HOW TO REGISTER

Contact: education@noma.org | 504-658-4100

 

JUNE

Ages 8-10

June 4-8

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Pop Goes the Artist!
Discover modern masters from Picasso to Pollock. Release your inner Andy Warhol by creating bright projects in a variety of media to make a bold statement.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm
Short Scenes
Explore the dramatic possibilities of your imagination. Create a series of short scenes working individually and as a team.

Ages 5-7

June 11-15

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm  — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Inspired by Nature
Add your twist to traditional craft techniques from weaving to printmaking using designs and materials found in nature.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm  — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Puppet Performance
Design puppets and set the stage for a puppet show. Get into the act by creating an original performance.

Ages 5-7

June 18-22

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Paint Outside the Box
From acrylic to watercolor and canvas to cardboard, learn how to use different paints on everything from traditional to unconventional surfaces.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm  — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Mask Parade
Explore masking traditions in New Orleans and the world then create your own masks for a special performance through the museum.

Ages 5-7

June 25-June 29

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm  — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Decorative Designs
Create decorative objects including paintings, textiles, and more inspired by your style and works of art at NOMA.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Rocking Out
Unleash your inner rock star and look to the galleries for inspiration as we tell wild stories about art through music. No music experience required!

 JULY

Ages 5-7

July 9-13

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Art in the Big Easy
Use the vibrant city of New Orleans as inspiration for unique creations in a variety of media.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm 
Clown Around
Embrace your silly side and learn how to use clown performance techniques to express yourself on stage.

Ages 5-7

July 16-20

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Imaginary Landscapes
Let your imagination run wild as you create dream worlds and landscapes using an array of techniques and media.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm  — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Laugh Out Loud
Take your imagination as far as it can go. Learn improvisation comedy techniques and be prepared to laugh out loud!

Ages 5-7

July 23-27

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Around the World
Journey through NOMA’s galleries and discover art from around the world. Each day, create your own art inspired by different cultures.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Sing It
Discover how fun it is to sing at the top of your lungs! Develop your stage presence as you sing a favorite song.

Ages 8-10

July 30-August 3

 

IN THE STUDIO | 9 am – 12:30 pm  — CAMP FULL, waiting list available
Draw, Paint, Sculpt!
From pencil to acrylic and canvas to clay, develop your artistic skills by using different media to create your own unique masterpieces.

ON THE STAGE | 1 – 4:30 pm
Inspired by Africa
Dance to the music with African-inspired movement. Use improvisation, second line, and modern dance techniques to create an original performance.