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


Stay tuned for 2020 Summer Camp offerings! This is what we did in 2019 to give you an idea of how our program works:

2019 Sun Gallery Summer Art Camp 



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: $275 (includes materials) 

(Reduced rate for July 4th week is $220 - 4 days)


For Drop in students: 

Monday - Friday 

9 am - 3pm 

Fee: $65 per child for one day of camp (includes materials) 


1/2 day week students:  

Monday - Friday

9 am - 12 pm or 12 pm - 3 pm

Fee: $150 for the week 


Before and after care $15 per hour or $150 for the week 8am to 6pm (up to 20 hours)



Ages 6-14 years

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


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2019 Summer Camp Themes


Session 1:  June 17 – 21    Pets and Animal Week  (All creatures great and small! Draw your favorite furry friend to creating the wildest animal) with Brandy Tompkins


Session 2:  June 24 – 28     Take a Walk on the Wild Side! (Cement! Wood! Paint!...and more! Create 2D and 3D crafts with a variety of materials. Bring your imagination and get ready to soar!) with Lind Nygard

Session 3: No camp this week


Session 4:  July  8 – 12    Puppetry Plus! (Create and bring to life your favorite characters plus learn performance skills in a group setting)  with Julie Barrett


Session 5:  July 15-19     Improv Performance and Experimental Art!    (Through Improv (Performance) Games we will learn how to let go, team-build plus be spontaneous.   In Experimental Art we will create new ways to make art!)  with Linda Nygard


Session 6: July 22 – 26    Birds of a Feather, Dinosaurs Together! (Celebrate our feathered friends and their ancestors through a variety of media: mask making, tape painting, collage. Imagine yourself as a bird or dinosaur) with Sarah Sammis


Session 7:  July 29 – August 2   Art from Around the World  (Learn & create new art techniques from other cultures & countries including origami, poetry, songs and mixed media) with Loreli Evangelista


Session 8:  August 5 – 9  Carnival Time! (learn face painting, make balloon animals, create your own clown and games) with Laurie Costa ages 6-13



Please make sure you download our registration forms below as well. Please print out the forms and drop them off to our gallery before your camp session or on first day of it. 

Sun Gallery

“Building Community through Creativity”

1015 E St. Hayward, Ca. 94541  (below Bret Harte Middle School)