CAAC Teen Visual Arts Studio to be held July 11-22 | Community

Chickasha Area Arts Council “Visual Arts Studio for Teenagers” the camp now lasts two weeks and will take place from July 11 to 22, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Campers will meet at 521 W. Chickasha Ave., headquarters of the Chickasha Area Arts Council (CAAC).

Pre-registration is required to attend and registration is limited to 15 teenagers.

Students must bring a lunch bag each day as they will be on campus all day. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

The total fee for the 2-week camp is $195, which includes the $25 non-refundable deposit required with each registration.

To avoid a $20 late fee, teens must register by Wednesday, June 30.

Applications for the ‘Visual arts studio for teenagers ‘ are available: (1) online at chickashaarts.org; (2) sending an email to [email protected] and requesting an application; and (3) at the CAAC “Area Art” gift shop, 521 W Chickasha Ave., Tues. to Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

To register online at www.chickashaarts.org, click on the ‘Teen Art Studio 2022’ tab and follow the instructions. Additionally, the application can be printed, completed, and mailed with the $25 non-refundable deposit or full tuition payment of $195. Checks or money orders should be made payable to ‘CAAC – STUDIO’. Send application and payment to CAAC-STUDIO, PO Box 505, Chickasha, OK 73023.

Camp scholarships are available and are based on need. The deadline to apply for financial aid is June 15. Contact the instructor at 405-892-3051 or [email protected] to request a financial aid application.

Angela Moore, a 2009 USAO graduate, is the “Visual Arts Studio for Teenagers” instructor. She has been an art teacher at Ninnekah High School since 2011 and is also a family and consumer science educator at the school. Angela serves on the CAAC Board of Directors, is an art teacher for CAAC’s free Saturday morning art classes for children ages 4-12, is a visual arts instructor for ArtScope and Studio, a worked with the Chickasha Community Theater as a makeup artist, and is also a freelance photographer with AM Photography.

For more information, please call/text or email: Angela Moore 405-892-3051 or email [email protected] Discover us on Facebook!

In the “Studio” camp, teenagers will discover the “visual arts” through a combination of self-expression and technical development; draw from the imagination; still life studies; Life in drawing; color composition and relationship; medium exploration – charcoal, pencil, pastel, paint, clay; two-dimensional and three-dimensional work.

Giving a teenager, grandchild, or someone very special the opportunity to attend “Studio” Teen Camp 2022 would be a fun, memorable, and educational gift for them!

The CAAC is grateful to the Junior Social Workers (JSW) of Chickasha for their financial support of the ‘Visual Arts Studio for Teens’ campsite 2022!

The “ArtScope” camp for 8-12 year olds and the ‘Visual Arts Studio for Teens’ Camps for 13-18 year olds are annual summer youth programs sponsored by the Chickasha Area Arts Council, an all-volunteer 501(c)3 organization. Financial donations in support of CAAC Children and Youth Camps and providing scholarship funds to eligible campers are greatly appreciated! Mail your donations to CAAC, PO Box 505, Chickasha, OK 73023.

Briana R. Cross