VAC 2018 Summer Art Camp (Ages 6-9), Where's Your Art?

presented by: Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA)

Starts:Monday, July 30, 2018  9:00 AMEnds:Thursday, August 02, 2018  10:00 AM

$125 (3 days)


Newport Visual Arts Center

777 NW Beach Drive
Newport, OR 97365 

Directions: Google Maps and other online mapping programs can have a problem directing you to the VAC. Here are the easiest directions to follow: heading north or south on Hwy. 101, turn west on NW 3rd St. Proceed straight down the hill. At the second stop sign, turn right. One short block later, turn left under Nye Beach archway. Proceed straight to Nye Beach turnaround and parking lot. The VAC is the large blue and gray building off the turnaround. To director offices and upper parking lot: turn west of Hwy. 101 at NW 3rd St. Head down hill. At second stop sign, continue straight 1.5 blocks, with the Sylvia Beach Hotel remaining on your left. The VAC administrative offices can be accessed through the smaller, upper parking lot.

Event Description:

Introduce your young artist to the motions and rhythms of creativity, and the colors, patterns and materials of art making. Have fun! Camp will include a variety of activities, games, group projects, outdoor adventures and more. Portraits of stuffed animals, robot-making, and illustrated storytelling will be included. Campers will work with various media and tools. Campers start by designing their personal VAC Art Camp T-shirt, and move onto to filling their sketchbook with drawings of the Nye Beach neighborhood. 

Registration: $125 (scholarships available); Supplies included (sketchbook, drawing pencils, T-shirt)

Snacks and refreshments included; brown bag lunch NOT included; Class limit: 15

To register, call 541-265-6569 or email 

Download rental flyer and registration form.

VAC Summer Art Camps are supported by the OCCA Youth-Arts Fund, the Nancy Jane Reid Fund for Youth Arts and the Nye Beach Merchants Association.

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