Natural Wonders Family Weekend Camp (Online)

Get ready to explore the outdoors in this environmental themed art camp! Adults and kids willl take inspiration from the natural spaces nearby to create nature based art. Learn about observational drawing, study patterns that exist in nature, and create sculptures from natural objects. Students will create a nature journal to record their observations over the weekend. / Open to students ages 6–12 and their families/caregivers. MCAD strictly adheres to these age guidelines and is unable to allow exceptions. Tuition is per family. / View complete registration policies. Please read complete summer camp information and policies before completing your registration.  

This virtual class will meet daily from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m via Google Meet. The instructor will offer optional office hours in the afternoon. The morning meetings will consist of demonstrations, technique lessons, discussions, class activities, opportunities for students to ask questions, and check-ins. Students will be expected to work independently on projects outside of class.

Required hardware: A computer, tablet or smartphone with internet access, a camera, and microphone for class meetings and to capture and upload work; headphones or earbuds.

Required supplies for the first class: Pencil; sketchbook (with paper you can take from the book) or art paper; white crayons; watercolor set with brush; table salt. Supplies will cost approximately $20.

Please Register Before: July 19 
If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met. 
Class Savings 
Register for more than one class at a time and receive $25 off each additional class (same-day registrations only). 
Contact MCAD Continuing Education at or call 612.874.3765.

Course Details

CSK 1502 01 SU21
Date Start: 
Saturday, July 24, 2021
Date End: 
Sunday, July 25, 2021
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. (Central Time)
Age Group: 
Age Requirement: 
Open to students ages 6–12 and their families.
Days of Week: 
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