Summer Art Camp for Kids at MOCA

Looking for a great activity for your kids this summer? Sign them up for a Summer Art Camp class at MOCA!

 

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Summer Art Camp at MOCA is back! Running for 8 weeks for different ages starting July 6, 2015, you can register your child for a week of age appropriate art activities, events and projects that are both creative and fun!

 

AGES 2-5 (Parent/Guardian and Child)

Ages 2-3 from 9:30–10:15 a.m.

Ages 4-5 from 11:00 a.m.–Noon

See here for registration details on each week’s activities.

July 6-10: Storybook Art

July 13-17: Anything Goes!

July 20-24: Backyard Explorer

 

 

AGES 6-8

See here for registration and details on each week’s activities.

July 6-10: Introduction to Paper Quilling (9:00–11:45 a.m.)

July 20-24: Drawing for the Youngest Artist II (9:00–11:45 a.m.)

July 27-31: Bling! (9:00–11:45 a.m.) and A Trip Around the World (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

August 3-7: The Glass on Safari (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

August 24-28: Eco Smart Art (9:00 –11:45 a.m.) and Art Outside the Door (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

 

 

AGES 9-11

See here for registration and details on each week’s activities.

July 6-10: Mythical Creatures (9:00–11:45 a.m.) and Animals of the Air and Sea (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

July 13-17: The Selfie (9:00–11:45 a.m.) and Artistic Journey in Ancient Worlds (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

July 20-24: Reclaimed Toys (9:00–11:45 a.m.) and Art Outside the Door (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

July 27-31: Animation Station (9:00–11:45 a.m.) and Wild Animals of the World (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

August 3-7: The Glass Lab on Safari (9:00–11:45 a.m.) and Magical Monoprints (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

August 10-14: Picture This (9:00 –11:45 a.m.) and Inventive Architects (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

August 17-21: Chihuly Challenge (9:00 –11:45 a.m.)

August 24-28: Everything Origami (9:00 –11:45 a.m.) and Funky Portraits (12:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

 

 

AGES 12-16

See here for registration and details on each week’s activities.

July 13-17: Steam-Punk Fashion (3:30–6:15 p.m.) 

July 27-31: Fairies, Mermaids and Pixies…Oh My! (3:30–6:15 p.m.) 

August 3-7: Cosplay Fashion (3:30–6:15 p.m.)

August 10-14: C is for Contemporary (Painting) (3:30–6:15 p.m.) and Kawaii Fashion (3:30–6:15 p.m.) 

August 17-21: The Glass Lab Under the Sea (3:30–6:15 p.m.)

August 24-28: Fashion Illustration (3:30–6:15 p.m.) 

 

 

 

 

 

Artist Talks at MOCA

Come out to MOCA to meet local artists and witness their artwork!

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MASTER CLASS WITH MICHELLE ERICKSON

An internationally-known artist most known for her contemporary art and colonial era techniques

Saturday, July 18, 2015

10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

$130 for MOCA Members and $145 for Non-Members

  • Exhibition of Michelle Erickson’s Conversations In Clay
  • Erickson’s knowledge on slipware, agate ware, life casting and modeling will be shared
  • Close-up look into her techniques as well as artifacts and designs used
  • Register for the class here!

     

     

    ARTIST TALK WITH ERIC STANDLEY

    Exhibiting artist and Virginia Tech Professor known for his paper sculptures with focus on technology, art history and mathematics

    Thursday, July 30, 2015

    6:30 p.m.

    FREE for MOCA Members and $5 for Non-Members

  • Q&A with Eric Standley to celebrate his new exhibit called In Depth
  • For questions, reservations and tickets call 757-427-0000 Ext. 310.

     

     

    MASTER CLASS WITH ERIC STANDLEY

    Exhibiting artist and Virginia Tech Professor known for his paper sculptures with focus on technology, art history and mathematics

    Saturday, August 1, 2015

    10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

    $65 for MOCA Members and $80 for Non-Members

  • One-on-one interaction with a contemporary artist
  • In-depth look into Standley’s process of creating his sculptures
  • Watch as he demonstrates how to create a piece of his own artwork
  • Create your own laser cut work of art using paper or wood
  • Register for the class here!

     

     

     

    Summer Events at MOCA

     

    Visit the Virginia MOCA this summer for some exclusive events!

     

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      The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art is a non-profit organization that supports, fosters and explores the significant art of today. With art exhibitions, education and programs, MOCA is one of Virginia Beach’s most appreciated and respected non-profit facilities and a great way to spend an afternoon with the family! This summer, MOCA introduces a variety of summer events and programs. Check them out here!   1. Summer Magic Family Night 2. Artist Talks 3. Summer Art Camps for Kids and Teens 4. MOCA Summer Classes (Drawing, Painting, Mixed Media, Ceramics, Photography & Digital Media, Master Classes) 5. MOCA Nights and Pre-K Art Days   Virginia Museum of Contemporary Arts 2200 Parks Avenue Virginia Beach, VA 757-425-0000