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Jul. 9 - 13, 2018 9:30am — 3:30pm | Add this to Calendar
BIMA is excited to offer three summer camps for different age groups.
July 9-13 | 9:30am-3:30pm$375 General | $325 Family level and above members
Students entering grades 5-8
Comics, manga, graphic novels—combining words and pictures together to tell amazing stories is what it’s all about. In this step-by-step class, young cartoonists will learn the basics of character design, story development, page layout, penciling, editing, and inking techniques through fun, challenging explorations designed to inspire creativity and ignite a desire to write and draw stories.
Lin Lucas is a multi-talented artist who not only works and teaches in the realm of comics, but also in dance, theater, and storytelling. Lin has taught visual and performing arts for numerous schools and arts organizations in the Seattle and Portland area. Lin has a BA in elementary education and served as Diversity Coordinator while on the faculty at the Northwest School. He brings a social justice lens to all of his work with students.
August 6-10 | 9:30am-3:30pm$375 General | $325 Family level and above members
Students entering grades 1-4
Let your imagination run wild in this week-long camp for elementary school-aged kids! Learn to build using sustainable materials including wood, wire, and other fun scrap media. Students will explore free-standing sculpture, hanging puppets, mini-houses and more! Safety and basic tool skills, as well as creative engineering for connecting materials, will be carefully covered.
Rachel Knudson is the founder of Sticky Art Lab, an educational art studio for creative reuse in Berkeley, CA. She brings years of hands-on experience teaching young inventors and creators about new ways of seeing, playing and experimenting with uncommon materials, along with a love of community-building, humor, and the environment.
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