Creative Arts Camp

Each year the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art's Creative Arts Camps offer participants a summer adventure experiencing and learning an array of arts and applications.  Each camp is open to students ages 5-13.  Each of the camps concludes with an art show or performance on the last day that is open to family and friends.  The camp themes are different each year.  

Ages 11-18, check out our Teen/Tween Clinics!   Ages 3-6, check out Primary Partners!

2016 Class Line Up 

Classes are 10am-12pm for children ages 5-8 and 2-4pm for children 9-13.

June 13-17 - Worlds of Whimsy with Raynebeaux Shell

Create expressive artworks inspired by aboriginal designs featuring intuitive lines and bold colors. Reception during the last half hour of each session on the final day.

June 20-24 - In the Spotlight with Emily Coley and Catherine Kindiger

Experience the thrill of the spotlight as you participate in a staged theater production directed by   Emily Coley.  Tap into your creativity as you help design sets and costumes for the play!  Performance and reception during the last hour of each session on the final day.

July 11-15 - Aztec and Mayan Art Adventure with Patrick Riley

Explore the artworks of the Aztecs and Mayans by creating sculptures, masks and more! Reception during the last half hour of each session on the final day.

July 18-22 - Creative Color with Linda Qualls

Play with a variety of art media while learning about color mixing and color relationships. Reception during the last half hour of each session on the final day.

July 25-29 - Star Spangled Art with Mary Jo Gigax

Join us for a celebration of patriotic art.  Students will paint, collage and assemble their way into a week of projects that focus on our nations symbols, monuments and  traditions.  Reception during the last half hour of each session on the final day. 

Register for a Classes -- login or create an MGMoA Participant Account

Tuition: 

Camp tuition is $50 per child, per camp for Members and $60 for Non-Members. Sibling discount available (-$10 per each additional child enrolled).

Are you a museum member?
Members receive $10 off per camp, plus discounts on other activities, free admission all year, and more! 
Learn about becoming a MGMoA Member

Scholarships are available for families receiving any type of assistance--free/reduced lunches, food stamps, Soonercare, etc. Please call for details 405-878-5606.

Questions or Comments?  Please contact the MGMoA Education Department.


  • Allied Arts
  • Oklahoma Arts
  • National Endowment

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