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UW-Green Bay Youth Camps

Drawing Imaginative Environments! - FULL

*If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please contact us at summercamps@uwgb.edu or call 920-465-2775.

Learn how to create imaginative yet believeable backgrounds for your drawings of fantasy characters, people, objects, animals, and abstract forms. Simple tips and tricks will be demonstrated of how to create deep space in your drawing using value, texture, color, and scale. You will learn how to work in both color and black and white to achieve enviroments just as interesting as your characters and abstract forms!

Resident campers check-in on Sunday, June 24th. Commuter campers check-in on Monday, June 25th.

2019 dates coming soon.


For campers entering grades 8-12

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Instructor: Danica Oudeans

Danica Oudeans is an award winning instructor and former University Professor with 14 years experience teaching all levels of painting and drawing. She received her MFA (Masters in Fine Art) in painting from Miami University of Ohio and has exhibited her artwork across the country. Currently Danica is a licensed substitute teacher for the state of Wisconsin and the owner of Danica Oudeans Art, where she teaches private painting and drawing lessons, small group classes, and corporate team building projects.

 

Daily Class Hours:

  • 8:30 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Thursday
  • 8:30 am - 3:00 pm on Friday (The Final Exhibition Show will be from 3:00-4:00pm. Campers will be dismissed when the show has concluded).

Camp Fees:

  • Commuter Fee: $360 (includes instruction, lunch, and camp t-shirt)
  • Resident Fee: $589 (includes instruction, room, meals, counselor supervision, evening activity transportation, and camp t-shirt). The cost of evening activities will vary depending on the camper's choice. It is recommended that campers bring $30-$40 with them to camp for activities and snacks.
  • Class Lab Fee: $5

Guest Faculty and Artists

Campers will be taught by some of the finest teachers and professional artists from across the state. Click here for more information about this summer’s Art Camp faculty.

SUPPLY LIST: 2018 Class Supply List

The supply list linked to each class are suggestions. You are not required to purchase everything on the list. These supplies can be purchased at an art supply store OR at craft stores, e.g. Michael's, Hobby Lobby, Ben Franklin, Walmart. Minimal supplies are actually needed for most classes and others are suggested to enhance the 'experimental' aspect of the class." Please call or send us an e-mail if you have questions. Tradewinds, of Green Bay, will pre-package your supply orders and will deliver them the first morning of camp. More information about this service will be described in your supply list letter. Contact them at 920-432-1270 or tradewinds@tds.net. Minimal supplies are actually needed for most classes and others are suggested to enhance the 'experimental' aspect of the class. Please call or e-mail us if you have questions.

 

2018 Camp Brochure PDF

2018 Paper Registration Form

 

Cancellation Policy

In the event a camper must cancel, the Summer Camps Office should be notified no later than one month before the start date of the camp session in order to receive a refund, less a non-refundable deposit of $100. Requests received after that date will not receive a refund. No refunds will be made for withdrawal due to homesickness, sending a camper home for disciplinary reasons, or after the camp has started.

In the event a camper requests to switch camp sessions, an additional $25 processing fee will be applied.

We reserve the right to cancel any camp due to low enrollment; in such a case, all fees paid will be refunded or the camper can choose to apply fees to a different camp/class in the same year.

Overpayments of less than $10 will not be refunded.