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Career Art Path June 14-25, 2021

Career Art Path, June 14- 25, 2021 is a visual arts camp for 5th to 8th graders. During this two-week experience, participants will explore art-related careers through hands-on activities and working artists will be guest speakers. Topics to be covered include:

Working with Clay, Set Design, Photography and Social Media, Mixed Media Sculpture , Jewelry Design, Architecture Design, Plasma Cutting and Design (Students will be using scissors and tag board.), Abstract Painting , and Curation of Art Galleries

Lisa Carlson, a Kennedy Center trained art teacher and Hiba Mohammed, also an art teacher will run CAP this summer. The camp is from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. each day and tuition is $100 per student for the two-week camp. We are conducting CAP at 201 N Church Street, Las Cruces, NM. (This location was previously the Bank of the West Location.)

Registration deadline is June 7, 2021. Registration forms are listed below and can be downloaded. Payment for CAP can be done over the phone with a credit card or you can mail a check to PO Box 1721, Las Cruces, NM 88004. DAAC will have a COVID-19 policy in place. Students will be required to wear a mask and maintain social distancing.

Student Registration Form

Parent Contract

Teacher Recommendation

*All Covid-19 state guidance will be adhered to.

Please call Karen Conley at 575-523-6403 if you have any questions.

Doña Ana Arts Council Members

If you are a Heart for Art member or higher, call or email for a coupon code to attend one online class for free!

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