BIMA Summer Camps

Each summer, BIMA excitedly presents summer camps to fit your young artist between the ages of 6-13! Embark on a journey of inspiration, collaboration, and artistic growth. At our camps, every moment is a chance to connect with fellow creative minds and receive guidance and feedback from instructors, making each day fun and memorable.

July 8–12, 2024

Storybook Studio

Ages 6-8 | 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Dive into all things book-related and get creative! Inspired by BIMA’s collection of children’s book illustrations and handmade books, campers will get hands-on and explore printmaking techniques, book binding, illustration, and more!

Instructor: Lishu Rodriguez

July 15–19, 2024

Creativity Lab

Ages 9-11 | 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Expand your creativity and learn how artists work! Students in this camp will explore new materials, take part in fun challenges, and create individual and collaborative projects.

Instructor: Lishu Rodriguez

July 22–26, 2024

The Environmental Artist

Ages 10-12 | 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Dive into your relationship with nature in a week of artistic exploration and fun! Join us for this exciting experience making art from the environment and transform your world!

Instructor: Stepper McCrery

July 29–August 2, 2024

Paper Engineering: Designing Your World

Ages 11-13 | 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Ready to create new worlds, animals and creatures from paper and cardboard? Come learn how to turn cardboard, paper mache, and origami into your very own creation!

Instructor: Stepper McCrery

August 12–16, 2024

Comics: Words & Pictures

Ages 11-13 | 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

In this step-by-step class, young cartoonists will learn the basics of character design, story development, page layout, penciling, editing, inking techniques, and more!

Instructor: David Lasky

August 19–23, 2024

Estudio De Arte

Ages 7-10 | 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Play and experiment with a variety of art materials—paint, collage, clay, and so much more! With instruction will be provided in English, with Spanish introduced through art projects, games, and songs.

Instructor: Mabi Fernandes

BIMA Summer Camp Cancellation Policy

We understand that things come up and plans change. If a summer camp cancellation is made by May 1, a full refund will be issued, minus a non-refundable and non-transferable $35 registration & processing fee. If a cancellation is made by June 1, a 50% refund will be issued, minus the $35 registration & processing fee. Cancellations made after June 1 are not eligible for a refund, unless due to medical circumstances.