Day Arts & Crafts Camps


Day Camps

Alexander Dawson Summer Camp

Lafayette 303-665-6679 Come join us for eight weeks of Dawson´s Summer Camps & Programs for kids ages 5-18. Between June 6 and Aug. 12, we will offer 45 various week-long day camps in academics, arts, music & drama, science & technology, language & culture, sports, and various specialty day camps, running from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., on a huge 113-acre campus with a pool, two gymnasiums, sports fields, art, ceramics, jewelry, woodwork and performing arts center. Kids receive a full lunch in our dining hall every day and take a break to cool off in the pool. Cost range from $188 to $368 per week. Visit us at for more details and an easy online registration system.

Art Students League of Denver

Denver 303-778-6990 x100

Visual art day camps. Explore the line between reality and fantasy this summer with your imagination as muse! Join our professional, friendly art instructors for a summer of art FUNdamentals. One- and two-week, morning and afternoon camps, with additional supervised care available. Grades K-11. Scholarships available.

Arvada Center Summer Arts Camps

Arvada 720-898-7200

Arvada Center summer camps offer fun and creative experiences in theater, visual arts, dance, ceramics, music, creative writing, story telling and photography for kids ages 5-18 and ArtStart camps for ages 1½ – 4. All sessions are taught by highly trained, knowlegable teachers in a safe and fun environment.

Clay Camp — With Boulder Parks & Recreation

Boulder 303-413-7270

Ages 6-12. Clay, found objects and recyclable materials all creating a 3-D world of fun and magic. Students will explore and improve their techniques in clay.

Colorado Academy Summer Arts Academy

Denver 303-914-2531

program offers exciting, hands-on experience for young studio artists
to learn various art techniques in areas including photography,
sculpture, studio art, stained glass, woodworking, cooking, music and

Crackpots Creativity Camp

Longmont 303-776-2211

Kids learn and have fun while expressing their creativity. Pottery painting, glass fusing, clay and more!

Drawing, Painting, Printmaking — With Boulder Parks & Recreation

Boulder 303-413-7270

Ages 6-12. Students will explore drawing, watercolor, print making, collage and learn to keep a sketch book.

MACC Art Academy

Denver 303-316-6360

Summer Art Academy offers an extensive range of arts program for kids
grades 1-12. The visual arts are vital to the development of your
child’s imagination, self-esteem and interaction with the world. At
MACC’s Art Academy, skilled artists, who are also experienced educators,
nurture the creativity in every child. Students will have an intensive
art experience using quality materials in a studio environment. Whether
creating a life mask, drawing with quality materials, working in an
actual clay studio or creating an environmental artwork, students will
enjoy being immersed in art.

Mizel Museum’s Creative Journeys

Boulder 303-394-9993

Journeys amps at the Boulder JCC are one-week sessions for children in
preschool through fifth grade. Kids take a unique journey with a
renowned teaching artist focusing on literature and visual arts.
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Young Artists at Work

Boulder 303-443-2122

Artists at Work is Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art’s hands-on
art-making camp featuring half- and full-day workshops designed by
visiting artists around inspired themes and the museum’s exhibitions.