Lake County Arts Council

Main Street Gallery
325 North Main Street
Lakeport, California 95453
(707) 263-6658

Summer Youth Art Camp

Once again this Summer, the Lake County Arts Council will host our very popular Youth Art Camp.

Registration at the Main Street Gallery begins June 1.
All materials are included for each class. Students will complete a project in class to take home.

Pre-registration is recommended.


June 13 – PASTELS FOR BEGGINERS
Richard Sessier
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 6 – adult, $15
Learn basic skills using pastels to create an exciting, finished painting ready to display and enjoy.

June 14 – GOURD SHARD NECKPIECE
Linda Kelly
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 6 - adult, $15
With designs for boys and girls, decorate gourd shards and attach cording for an original ready-to-wear neckpiece.

June 20 – LEAF PAINTING
Sandy Stillwell
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm Ages 8 – adult, $13
Create beautiful art and a special greeting card using paint, paper, and leaves.

June 21 – CREATING A DREAM BOARD
Linda Kelly
10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 5 - adult, $10
Using your imagination and a variety of materials, create a work of art that identifies your dreams of your future.

June 22 – MONET WATER LILIES
Stephanie Del Bosco
Thursday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 6 - adult, $12
With inspiration from Monet and layers of colorful pieces of torn tissue paper create your own watery masterpiece.

June 23 – WATERCOLOR UNLEASHED
Diana Stawicki
Friday 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm - Ages 12 – adult, $15
Create a vibrant watercolor painting embellished with a variety of dazzling elements.

June 27 – INTERMEDIATE PASTELS
Richard Seisser
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 8 – adult, $15
This class is for the artist who has learned the fundamentals of painting with pastels and is ready for the next level.

June 29 – MATISSE COLLAGE
Stephanie Del Bosco
Thursday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 7 – adult, $12
Music, movement and Matisse inspire this collage of colorful and patterned paper . . . must be able to use scissors!

July 6 – SCRATCHBOARD ANIMALS
Stephanie Del Bosco
Thursday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 7 – adult, $12
Create your own artwork using the wonderful shapes and patterns of animals and bright oil pastels and acrylic paint.

July 10 – COLLAGE BEGINNING TO END
Sandy Stillwell
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm - Ages 9 – adult, $14
Turn a variety of paper and ordinary objects into a beautiful matted collage.

July 11 – MAKE AN ARTIST JOURNAL
Sandy Stillwell
Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm - Ages 8 – adult, $15
Learn to bind a cover and text pages into a sketchbook, journal or scrapbook that you design and decorate.

July 12 – GOURD SHAKERE
Linda Kelly
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 6 – adult, $20
With paint and embellishments, turn a gourd into a beautiful African musical instrument and a work of art.

July 13 – POMO TULE DOLLS
Eugenie Steinman
Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm - Ages 7 – adult, $15
Weave tule reeds into a unique doll as the native Pomo Indians have done for generations.

July 11 – MAKE AN ARTIST JOURNAL
Sandy Stillwell
Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm - Ages 8 – adult, $15
Learn to bind a cover and text pages into a sketchbook, journal or scrapbook that you design and decorate.

July 12 – GOURD SHAKERE
Linda Kelly
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 6 – adult, $20
With paint and embellishments, turn a gourd into a beautiful African musical instrument and a work of art.

July 13 – POMO TULE DOLLS
Eugenie Steinman
Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm - Ages 7 – adult, $15
Weave tule reeds into a unique doll as the native Pomo Indians have done for generations.

July 14 – STRETCH BRACELETS
David Stillwell
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm - Ages 8 – adult, $12
Not just for girls … learn to make easy and exciting stretch bracelets with a large variety of beads to choose from.

July 17 – SEED BEAD BRACELETS
Sandy Stillwell
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm - Ages 8 – adult, $13
A fun class designed for boys, girls, and adults. Make seed bead bracelets using colorful seed beads and memory wire.

July 18 – MONET INSPIRED PROJECTS
Lisa Nowak
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 7 – adult, $15
Create your own Water Lilies and Sailboat scenes with mixed-media, and finish with a mat.

July 19 – ART & NATURE JOURNALING
Lisa Nowak
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 8 – adult, $15
Learn to journal on this mini field trip to the Courthouse Museum and decorate your journal with color and design.

July 24 – LAKE COUNTY LANDSCAPE
Diana Liebe
Monday 10:30 am - 1:00 pm - Ages 8 – adult, $13
Learn the wonderful world of watercolors by painting a scene of Clear Lake and Mt, Konocti … nature at its best.

July 20 – PINE NUT SHELL BEADING
Eugenie Steinman
Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm - Ages 7 – adult, $15
Use Native American pump drills to make beads from clam & mussel shells for decorative jewelry and hanging objects.

July 25 – GEORGIA O’KEEFE INSPIRED ART
Lisa Nowak
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Ages 7 – adult, $15
Using mixed media, students will use a variety of techniques to create a landscape scene and a fantastic flower painting.

July 27 – POLYMER CLAY - Let’s Make a Bird
Naomi Key
Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Ÿ All Ages, $10
Have fun working with polymer clay to make, bake and decorate a bird of your imagination.