AVIATION / FULL DAY
Activities may include—physics of flight experiments, flight simulators, epic multiplayer dogfights, R/C planes, building & painting scale models, designing paper airplanes and gliders, meeting working pilots, and discovering careers in aviation. Field trips included, often to places the general public is not allowed to go!
Please see Week 2 for the full Aviation experience. Instructor: Michael Clark
~ 12-16 yrs / ($290 + $45 material & admission fees) Total Cost $335
SPYHOP PARTNER CAMP: MOVEMENT AND FILM / FULL DAY
Explore a unique collaboration between Salt Lake Arts Academy and Spy Hop as we bring together the art of movement and the media arts to create short films based on site-specific dance pieces and original music. You will have hands-on experience with music composition, stage rigging, lighting techniques, and the art of cinematography. Drop camper off at Salt Lake Arts Academy by 9:00 am and pick them up at Spy Hop at 4:00 pm. Transportation between sites is provided.
Instructors: Karen Fenn and SpyHop teachers
~ 9-12 yrs / Total Cost $325
AM Immersion classes
WEAVING WONDERS / AM
We'll have yards of yarn for finger and needlework to keep those fingers busy! See what hand-made creations you can make as you learn crafts that have engaged crafters for centuries. Instructor: Carrie de Azevedo-Poulsen
~ 10-16 yrs / ($145 + $20 material fee) Total Cost $165
WINDS, STRINGS, & OTHER THINGS: A MUSICAL WORKSHOP / AM
Come meet other musicians and create beautiful music. We'll do a little classical, a little improv, and some more toe-tapping fun! Bring your strings, your winds or your drums, and we'll have a great time jamming all morning.
Instructor: Corinne Cummings
~ 10-16 yrs / ($145 + $10 material fee) Total Cost $155
PM Immersion classes
RECYCLED CITIES / PM
We'll start with the visual, cultural and practical aspects of a city to discover each student's "ideal" city. Drawing blueprints and designs and learning about the exciting possibilities and challenges of city planning, we'll then use recycled materials (cardboard, Styrofoam, corks, spools, etc. to build a 3-D model of the city to display publically. Make a thoughtful connection to your urban community by digging into city life in a new way!
Instructor: Elizabeth Eve King
~ 10-16 yrs / ($145 + $15 material fee) Total Cost $160
GLASS ART: FUSING FUNDAMENTALS / PM
Here is a new dimension to creating unique fused glass art! Students will make three or four small projects, such as (but not limited to) a 4" x 4" plate, pendant necklace, magnet, yard art, or a kiln formed mosaic sun catcher. (No open toed shoes) Instructor: Sarinda Jones
~ 12-16 yrs ($145 + $30 material fee) Total Cost $175
A WEEK WITH HARRY AT HOGWARTS / PM
A celebration of all things Harry Potter — We’ll read some Tales of Beetle the Bard and make some of our own illustrations while sharing unique days at “Hogwarts”. Visit Diagon Alley to enjoy some yummy ButterBeer and create your own wand, play Quidditch in Liberty Park, enjoy a Potions day with cool chemistry experiments, maybe ones you can eat, or with fascinating effects! And who will top our Potter trivia contest?
Instructor: Bonnie Cooper
~ 10-16 yrs ($145 + $30 material fee) Total Cost $175
Salt Lake Arts Academy EXPERIENCE! / all day
Experience a week-long program where each day will include either an art class or mini-course for half the day and an outing for the other half of the day, loosely modeling the structure of our regular school year (without the grades, quizzes or homework!).
You will select a 1st, 2nd and 3rd choices for your Mini-course (to help determine half of your day) a few weeks prior to the start of your selected week. Some Mini-courses over the summer may include:
Geocaching, Yoga, Lego, Architectural Design, Photography, Artist Discovery, Book Club, Book-Making, Frisbee Golf, Puppetry, Hair & Make-Up for Stage, Chess, Watercolor, Mixed Media Makers, Sound & Movement Explosion, Wordplay, Illustrative Arts, Comics & Graphic Novels, Cartooning, Mystery Club, Harriet the Spy, Creative Writing, Poetry Corner, Shrinky Dinks, Bowls & Boxes, Tennis lessons at Liberty Park, Stop-Motion Shorts .... and much more.
~ 10-16 yrs / ($285 + $25 material fee) Total Cost $310