Palette Pioneers: Local Art Discovery Camp

Dates: Monday, June 17 through Friday, June 21, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Suggested for ages 8 to12

Be a pioneer of creativity this summer at this special museum-immersive art camp. Campers will blaze a trail into the heart of Cumberland Valley’s art scene, unraveling the unexplored territories of local masterpieces featured in the museum’s annual Cumberland Valley Artists exhibition and the museum’s world-renowned collection. Become a pioneer of creativity, discovering new horizons with every brushstroke. Cost is $260 per camper for members; $280 nonmembers per child or $530 for two children. To sign up your camper, fill out this form: Deadline is May 21. Pay below or call 301-739-5727.

What Makes Our Camp Special?

  1. Local Art Spotlight: Immerse yourself in the rich artistry of the Cumberland Valley Artist community. Our camp focuses on exploring and drawing inspiration from the incredible works of local talents, providing a unique and meaningful experience.
  2. Museum Educators as Guides: Learn from the best! Our camp is led by passionate museum educators who will guide campers through the museum’s exhibitions and collections, offering insights and inspiration to fuel their artistic endeavors.
  3. Hands-On Exploration: Campers will have the exclusive opportunity to work directly with the museum’s exhibitions and collections, turning them into a source of inspiration for their own creations. Explore various mediums, from painting to sculpture, and unleash your creativity.
  4. Create and Showcase: The week concludes with a grand exhibition where campers can proudly display their masterpieces. Families and friends are invited to witness these young talents’ artistic journey during our Summer Art Camp. 
  5. Ages 8-12: Tailored for young artists aged 8 to 12, our camp provides age-appropriate activities and challenges that cater to the unique creativity of each participant.

How to Secure Your Spot: Visit our website or call the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts to register. Spaces are limited, so don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity for your young artist to explore, create, and connect with the local art scene.

Palette Pioneer Art Camp