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Summer Art Camp – Sculpture!
August 7 @ 9:00 am - August 11 @ 3:00 pm
The Allegany Arts Council will once again offer summer art camps for ages 7-12. Camps will be held Monday through Friday, 9am to 3pm at the Arts Council at 9 N. Centre St. in Cumberland. Lead teacher Marne Troutman and Roy Devore will guide children in a variety of art instruction.
Session 3: August 7-11 — Sculpture! If you love to build and construct, this camp is for you! The focus will be on viewing, exploring and creating three-dimensional artwork. We will create sculptures with a variety of materials and investigate sculptors such as Henry Moore and Alexander Calder.
About the instructors: Marne Troutman received her Master of Education and her Bachelor of Science in Art Education from Frost- burg State University. She has worked as a graphic designer and art instructor and has taught at the college, high school and elementary levels. Her focuses are sculpture and printmaking. One of her favorite quotes is “Some people only dream of meeting their favorite artists. I teach mine”. Roy Devore is a 2009 graduate of Frostburg State University’s BFA program with a dual focus in Illustration and Painting and a minor in Art History. Roy then graduated from FSU’s MAT program for Art Education the following year. Roy has been teaching for eight years now, and has worked as a freelance illustrator, painter, and graphic designer. He has taught at many different levels as well. Currently an elementary art teacher and college professor, Roy has taught at a number of elementary schools in Allegany County.
Registration Cost is $145 per session for Arts Council members / $160 for non-members with a 15% discount for siblings. A $50 non-refundable deposit is required at registration. To register, contact the Allegany Arts Council at 301- 777-2787. Arts Council family memberships are available for $45 and are good for 365 days of family programming discounts.