Sun Gallery
Hayward Area Forum of the Arts
Creating Community
Through Creativity

2016 Summer Art Camp Information

The Sun Gallery's Art Camp offers your child the creative opportunity to learn about art, create original art projects and most of all - to have fun!

Students will learn art fundamentals, create individual art works plus a group project, meet exhibiting artists and have access to a REAL gallery! Each week is different, all summer long.

Art Camp Enrollment Options

Full Camp Session (One Week)

Monday - Friday

9 am - 3 pm

Fee: $255 (includes materials)

For Drop in students:

Monday - Friday

9 am - 3pm

Fee: $55 per child for one day of camp (includes materials)

1/2 day drop in students: 

Monday - Friday

9 am - 12 pm or 12 pm - 3 pm

Fee: $130 for the week (half days only available by the week - includes materials)

We offer before and after care at $10 per hour or $100 for the week 8am to 6pm. 

Our art camp experience was created not only to be fun and educational for everyone but also flexible for parents and guardians too!

We offer full week long sessions, single day (Drop in) and half day times for camp students.

Drop in students are welcome to show up at the times listed above, you do not have to be signed up for a full week session to be able to stop by one day and try out the camp experience for your student. All students must be registered for our summer art camp program to participate. When your student is dropped off, we require the parent or guardian to fill out our registration forms for their student. 

Ages 6-12 years

Call (510-581-4050) to enroll your child today.

1 Week Summer Art Camp
The 2016 Summer Art Camp Themes:

SESSION 1: JUNE 20 - 24:  Walk on the Wild Side!  (Environmental & Earth Art) with Ms. Jessica Doerr

SESSION 2: JUNE 27 - 1:  Fairyland World 
(Art inspired by the performing arts) with Ms. Christine Bender & Ms. Leonardini

SESSION 3: JULY 5 - 8:  Splish-Splash! 
(Art inspired by ocean life) with Ms. Christine Bender
(NOTE: Due to the 4th of July holiday we will not have camp on the Monday of this session. This session will cost $200 for the week instead of $250 as a result.)

SESSION 4: JULY 11 - 15:  Master Artists with a Twist! (Learn about history's greatest artists like Picasso & Vincent Van Goh) with Ms. Jessica Doerr

SESSION 5: JULY 18 - 22 Zigging and Zaggin! (Fun with fiber art) with Ms. Wendi Bushehry

SESSION 6: JULY 25 - 29:  Express Yourself! (Create your own books, stories and characters
) with Ms. Linda Lens

SESSION 7: AUG. 1 - 5: What a Character! (Create your own masks and characters) with Mr. Daniel Panko

SESSION 8: AUG. 8 - 12 Spray It Out Loud! (Airbrush art and design) with Mr. Daniel Panko

SESSION 9: AUG. 15 - 19:   Rockin' Music and Art Blast (Make your own instruments, art and rock out!) with Mr. Henry Call

If you are interested in our camp program, you can get a head start on the registration process by downloading the fill-out camp registration form and waiver. Please also read the discipline policy and check out the session themes below too!