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VIRTUAL ART CAMP

Virtual Art Camp for Kids & Teens

July 6 - September 4, 2020

This summer, join us for Virtual Art Camp, from the comfort and safety of home! Our online art school can be an imaginative playground for exploring your creativity. Stay healthy and inspired while you enjoy countless art projects with new friends! Learn with step-by-step demos, art challenges, fun prompts, and creative games.

 

With a jam-packed summer ahead, our flexible online art programs allow your kids to join the fun and express their creativity when it works for you. 

Suitable for Gr 1 - 12
Campers are
grouped by age

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Junior Art Camp (Gr 1 - 3)

Daily 10:00 - 11:30am

This beginner friendly camp focuses on exploration and learning about different mediums and subjects. Flex your creative muscle while having a blast with other artistic students! 

Mediums vary by the day:

Mon - Drawing

Tue - Drawing

Wed - Watercolour 

Thu - Drawing (sometimes Watercolour)

Fri - Acrylic Painting

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Traditional Art Camp (Gr 4 - 8)

Daily 1:00 - 2:30pm

Learn core visual arts skills while using traditional mediums to create pieces of art. This camp allows students to try slightly more challenging projects with the guidance of professional artist instructors.

Mediums vary by the day:

Mon - Drawing

Tue - Drawing

Wed - Watercolour 

Thu - Drawing (sometimes Watercolour)

Fri - Acrylic Painting

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Cartooning & Anime (Gr 4 - 8)

Daily 10:30 - 12:00pm

In this camp, kids will learn drawing fundamentals, explore the creative process of cartooning, and learn the art of visual storytelling. We'll seek inspiration from Anime culture and learn how to design our own original characters!

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Digital Art Camp (Gr 6 - 12)

Daily 3:30 - 5:00pm  |  Starts July 27

This camp is the place for teens to learn step by step digital drawing and painting techniques using a free program called MediBang Paint. Digital Art is the future of illustration and entertainment design. It's also paperless and mess-free!

Virtual Art Camp Learning Goals Include:

Learning Drawing, Painting, and Digital Art Techniques

Creative Problem Solving Skills,​

Confidence & Team Work

Conceptual Skills and

Imagination Building​

Social Skills & Importance of Good Craftsmanship

Week 1

July 6 - 10

Week 2

July 13 - 17

Week 3

July 20 - 24

Week 4

July 27 - 31

Week 5

Aug 4 - 7 (4 days)

Week 6

Aug 10 - 14

Week 7

Aug 17 - 21

Week 8

Aug 24 - 28

Week 9

Aug 31 - Sep 4

Weeks of Camp

Daily Camp Schedule

10:00 - 11:30am EST

Junior Art Camp

Grade 1 - 3

10:30am - 12:00pm EST

Cartooning & Anime Camp

Grade 4 - 8

12:00 - 1:00pm EST

Art Nerds Lunch Club

Hang out & games for campers Grade 4+

2:00 - 5:30pm EST

Teen Intensives

Grade 8 - 12

1:00 - 2:30pm EST

Traditional Art Camp

Grade 4 - 8

3:30 - 5:00pm EST

Digital Art Camp

Grade 6 - 12

Try a Mix of Everything
Grow your artistic skill set by learning traditional art techniques daily in drawing and painting. Learn how professional artists design original cartoons and anime characters, and make digital art!

Fun New Projects
Every year, we design new projects and revamp past camp favourites. In 2020, we're adding a new medium that is free, paperless and no mess -- Digital Art Camp with MediBang Paint!

Weekly Themes

From Magic & Fantasy to Animal Lovers, Character Design to Pop Culture, every week has a unique theme to inspire creation!

Summer 2020 Schedule

*Prices do not include HST. Programs subject to change/cancellation depending on enrollment. 

Have more questions? Contact Us

 

A Creative Environment for Kids to Enjoy!

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a group of happy kids show their paintings
Two teenagers at Summer Art Camp in Markham

Junior Kids Group (Gr 1 - 3)

Our camps for this age group are all about exploration! Suitable for beginners.

Senior Kids Group (Gr 4 - 8)

Students learn core visual art skills and the 

chance to try slightly more challenging projects. 

Teen Group (Gr 6 - 12)

Meet like-minded friends and connect through the joy of creating art.

Junior Art Camp  |  Gr 1 - 3

Drawing Materials​:

  • Pencil (HB)

  • Pencil Sharpener

  • Eraser

  • Ruler

  • Pencil Crayons (or Markers)

  • Crayons (or Oil Pastels)

  • Fineliner (or Black Pen)

  • Sketchbook / Drawing Paper

Painting Materials​:

  • Watercolour Paint Set

  • Acrylic Paint Set

  • Brushes: Small, Medium, Large 

  • Water Cup

  • Paper Towel

  • Paint Palette (plate, or wax paper clipped to a board)

  • Canvas (7 x 9" to 11 x 14")

  • Watercolour Paper Pad (9 x 12") 

What Art Materials Will I Need?

Drawing Materials:

  • Pencil Set (6B, 4B, 2B, HB, 2H)

  • Pencil Sharpener

  • Eraser

  • Ruler

  • Pencil Crayons (and/or Markers)

  • Fineliner (or Black Pen)

  • Crayons (or Oil Pastels)

  • Sketchbook / Drawing Paper

Painting Materials​:

  • Watercolour Paint Set

  • Acrylic Paint Set

  • Water Cup

  • Paper Towel

  • Paint Palette (or disposable plate, or wax paper clipped to a board)

  • Brushes: Small, Medium, Large

  • Canvases (8 x 10" to 12 x 16")

  • Watercolour Paper Pad (9 x 12") 

 

Optional Materials:

  • Chalk Pastels
     

Traditional Art Camp   |  Gr 4 - 8

Cartooning & Anime Camp  |  Gr 4 - 8

Drawing Materials​:

  • Pencil (HB)

  • Pencil Sharpener

  • Eraser

  • Ruler

  • Pencil Crayons or Markers

  • Fineliner (or Black Pen)

  • Sketchbook / Drawing Paper


Optional:

  • Use a Digital Art Program (see options below)

Digital Art Camp  |  Gr 6 - 12

  • Demonstrations will be done in MediBang Paint (recommended for beginners - free download)
     

  • Students may use a digital art program they are already using (like Procreate, Krita, etc)

 
Summer Virtual Camp Fees

Winged Canvas Virtual Art Camps offer flexible options for parents, sibling discounts, and savings on multiple camp weeks. No Camp on Monday, Aug 3 (Civic Holiday)
 

Note: A $50 deposit per child per camp is required to reserve your spot.

NEW! Drop in - Single Day: Try out a virtual camp, or choose your own days for the most flexibility!
 

Full Week Camp: One daily camp program, Monday - Friday. Check out our weekly themes.

Summer Term - Choose your days: One program, one or more days a week, (ie. every Monday & Wednesday for the summer). Minimum 8 days per program. Save 10% on multiple days!

Full Summer - Daily: One daily camp for the entire summer (July 6 - September 4). Best Value! 

*Prices in Canadian dollars. HST applicable for Canadian residents. Programs subject to change/cancellation.

So much fun your kids won't even realize they're learning!

Here's a throwback to our Summer Art Camp at our physical studio. In response to COVID-19, we're taking our summer online this year with virtual art camps!

Camper holds a portrait painting that she created at summer art camp.

"Finishing this camp, I'm actually disappointed to go home!"

- Lydia C, summer camper, age 12

Exciting Camp Themes Every Week

No matter the theme, every week we learn a mix of everything: sketching, drawing, watercolour, pen & ink, and acrylic painting!

A painting of ancient Greek vases made at A World of Art Camp
Jul 6 - 10

The Great Outdoors

Jul 13 - 17

Magic & Fantasy

Jul 20 - 24
A clay animal and sculpted background for a claymation project

Superheroes & Comics

Kids draw dogs at the Art with Live Animals camp

Jul 27 - 31

Around the World

Aug 4 - 7 (4 day week)

Pop Culture

Aug 10 - 14

Animal Lovers

A girl holds up her colourful paintings

Aug 17 - 21

A boy shows his drawing of a cartoon robot

Illustration

Aug 24 - 28

Character Design

Aug 31 - Sep 4

An anime style cartoon of a girl

Young Designers

 
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Teen Intensives (Grade 8 - 12)

See our Summer Intensive Art Camps designed for teens looking to learn specific disciplines or advanced techniques.