Kids Art Camp – Summer 2018

Who

For children ages 6–14 (camps are divided into age groups 6–8, 9–11, and 12–14)

What

Join SJMA for a week of fun, creativity, and artistic growth this summer. Campers get behind-the-scenes access to exhibitions, experiment with artistic process, and show off their own work in a student exhibition. SJMA’s teaching artists offer in-depth art experiences inspired by current exhibitions. Kids learn how to look at, talk about, and create art. Each student receives a kit of art supplies to practice new techniques at home. Registration is $400 ($350 for members at the Dual/Family level and above) and opens to members on Feb 1, 2018. General registration begins Feb 5. All camps are offered 9:30 AM–4 PM.

When

Each week-long camp is offered Mon–Fri, 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM. (no camp the week of Jul 4).

Week 1: Mon, Jun 11–Fri, Jun 15 (Ages 6– 8; 9–11) - FULL, WAITLIST ONLY
Week 2: Mon, Jun 18–Fri, Jun 22 (Ages 6–8; 9–11; 12–14) - LIMITED SPACE
Week 3: Mon, Jun 25–Fri, Jun 29 (Ages 6–8; 9–11; 12–14) - LIMITED SPACE

Week 4: Mon, Jul 9–Fri, Jul 13 (Ages 6–8; 9 –11; 12–14) - LIMITED SPACE
Week 5: Mon, Jul 16–Fri, Jul 20 (Ages 6–8; 9 –11; 12–14) - LIMITED SPACE
Week 6: Mon, Jul 23–Fri, Jul 27 (Ages 6–8; 9–11) - LIMITED SPACE

Student Exhibition for Weeks 1–3 (Sat, Jun 30, 11 AM–4 PM)
Student Exhibition for Weeks 4–6 (Sat, Jul 28, 11 AM–4 PM)

Registration 

Due to the high demand for these camps, you may only register for one week.

Online registration only. Museum members at the Dual/Family level, or above, at the time of registration, will receive priority registration and a $50 camp discount. Take advantage of this benefit, join or renew your membership now. You can also choose to become a SJMA member when registering for camp.

Priority Member’s registration: Feb 1–5, 2018 (includes existing/new/renewing Members at the Dual/Family level or above at time of registration)

General registration: Begins Feb 6, 2018

Questions regarding the program? Please contact us at 408.291.5393

How to Register (only one week per student please)

  1. Click on the link below.
  2. Under “Programs” select the “View” button next to Summer Art Camp 2018.
  3. Use the AGE filter on the left to show available sessions for your child’s age (at time of camp).
  4. Look for your desired week and click the “ADD” button next to your affiliation with SJMA (SJMA Member $350, Non-Member $400, or New/Renewing Member $425). New and Renewing Members will be contacted by our Membership department after you register.
  5. After selecting “ADD” you will see your choice in “Your Selections”. You may register another camper by filtering for that child’s age and selecting the appropriate session; just make sure to register for the correct week and age group. When your sessions are selected clock “CONTINUE”.
  6. Input participant’s information.
  7. Input your information.
  8. Complete registration form and payment processing.
  9. The ACTIVE network may offer you “cancellation insurance” for $35.00.
  10. WE DO OT RECOMMEND THIS, because our cancellation fee is only $25.00 before June 1, 2018. Full Refund policy - Fees are refundable if requested before June 1, 2018 ($25 processing fee applies). No refunds will be given starting Jun 1, 2018. The San José Museum of Art has the right to cancel the camp, in which case fees are 100% refundable. Registration is not transferable.
  11. Complete registration form and payment processing.

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Camp Fees

  • Museum Members: $350* 
  • Non-Members: $400
  • Package: one-year museum membership at the Dual/Family Level + Camp: $425

**Museum membership at the Dual/Family level, or above, at the time of registration is required for discount.

All art materials are included in the camp fee. This program is not a licensed child care or day care. Lunches will not be provided. Students must bring lunch, drink, and a snack. 

Refund policy

Refund policy - Fees are refundable if requested before June 1, 2018 ($25 processing fee applies). No refunds will be given starting Jun 1, 2018. The San José Museum of Art has the right to cancel the camp, in which case fees are 100% refundable. Registration is not transferable.