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Ages 12 - 18

Monday - Friday

 

Cost:

$105/members

$125/non-members

Ages 7 - 12

Monday - Friday

 

Cost:

$105/members

$125/non-members

Ages 7 - 12

Monday - Friday

Cost:

$105/members

$125/non-members

Ages 5 - 9

Monday - Friday

Cost :

$70/members

$90/non-members

Little Artist Camps (Ages 5 – 9)

 

It's a Jungle out There Camp

Ages: 5 - 9
Instructor: Sally Runge
$70.00/members, $90.00/non-members

Are you wild about art? In this camp we’ll create all kinds of plants and animals using paper, markers, paint, found materials, modeling clay, and more! We’ll also work together to build a life-size jungle to display our creations during our Friday Celebration.

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a fierce art show.

June 15 – 19 | 10:00am - Noon

Top-Secret Camp

Ages: 5 - 9
Instructor: Sharon Theard
$70.00/members, $90.00/non-members

It takes a lot of creativity to be a super-sleuth! In this camp we’ll investigate how to write with invisible ink, dust for fingerprints, and create a disguise.  We will also make Sherlock-style hats and pairs of binoculars. Get ready for some sneaky fun!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for an indubitably good art show.

July 13 – 17 | 10:00am - Noon

Wonderland Camp

Ages: 5 - 9
Instructor: Sharon Theard
$70.00/members, $90.00/non-members

Take a trip through the looking glass! In Wonderland Camp we will make playing card soldiers, talking flowers, and a pocket watch so that late rabbit can be on time! Our whimsical week will conclude with a madcap tea party!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a curious art show.

June 22 – 26 | 10:00am - Noon

Color Science Camp

Ages: 5 - 9
Instructor: Natalie Tritt
$70.00/members, $90.00/non-members

Join us in the color science lab and discover what happens when we mix science and art!

In this camp we’ll learn all about how to combine different colors to create new ones! Using what we learn about color mixing we’ll make secondary color potion bottles, self-portraits where we learn to mix our own skin tones, monochromatic ice cream paintings, and analogous color geodes.

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a colorful art show.

July 20 – 24 | 10:00am - Noon

3D Art Camp

Ages: 5 - 9
Instructor: Natalie Tritt
$70.00/members, $90.00/non-members

Take your art off the page and into the real world! In this camp we will learn techniques for making three-dimensional works of art. We’ll create abstract sculptures, mobiles, paper roller coasters, and even 3D pizzas! If you like to build your art, then this is the camp for you!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a dazzling 3D art show.

July 6 – 10 | 10:00am - Noon

Morning Youth Camps (Ages 7 – 12)

 

Incredible Ink! Camp

Ages: 7 - 12
Instructor: Billy Simms

$105/members,

$125/non-members

Learn all about the artform of printmaking using hand techniques and real printing presses! Campers will learn several printmaking methods in this camp including relief printing (carving into a flat surface and printing the design multiple times) and monotype printing (creating unique, one-of-a-kind prints.) Campers will even have the opportunity to make wearable prints using a button press!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for an ink-redible art show.

June 15 – 19 | 9:30am – 12:30pm

Favorite Things Clay Camp

Ages: 7 - 12
Instructor: Julie Blair

$175/members,

$200/non-members

Learn how to hand-build and use a variety of decorating techniques to make works of art with clay! Personalize and design your projects with your favorite characters, animals or designs. Campers will even get to throw a bowl on the pottery wheel!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on the final Friday for an art show.

Lasts Two-Weeks: 

June 15 – 26 | 9:30 – 12:30

Under the Big Top Camp

Ages: 7 - 12
Instructor: Sharon Theard

$105/members,

$125/non-members

Come one, come all, the Fitton Circus is in town! Inspired by the amazing acts in the circus, we'll make a trapeze, fancy horses, a strongman barbell, and more! Step right up for the greatest camp of all!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a big (top) art show.

July 6 – 10 | 9:30am – 12:30pm

Up-cycled Art Camp

Ages: 7 - 12
Instructor: Sharon Theard

$105/members,

$125/non-members

In this camp we’re going green (but don’t worry, we’ll use other colors too!) Learn all about upcycling, or creatively reusing materials for new purposes! Turn water bottles into beautiful fish and cute penguins. Transform cardboard tubes into sculptural bees and bird feeders. We’ll even learn to weave a basket from old newspapers!  

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for an upliftingly upcycled art show.

July 20 – 24 | 9:30am – 12:30pm

Afternoon Youth Camps (Ages 7 – 12)

 
 

Youth Yoga Camp

Ages 7 - 12
Instructor: Jill Levenderis
$105.00/members, $125.00/non-members

In this camp we’ll build the skills of confidence and self-esteem by engaging activity in a positive way and learning how to be comfortable in our own bodies. Mindful movement will be presented in a fun, playful environment with music and games. Campers will learn calming, centering, and breathing techniques as well as poses to encourage focus. We’ll also enjoy thoughtful relaxation time.

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a demonstration by our campers

June 22 – 26 | 1:00 – 4:00pm

Terrific Tiles Camp

Ages 7 - 12
Instructor: Lori Kay Farr
$105.00/members, $125.00/non-members

This camp will teach the basics of creating mosaics using a bunch of unique materials! Campers will have the opportunity to design their own individual mosaics and work with a group on a variety of projects. We will use a wide range of tesserae from stone, to glass, ceramic, and more! Learn basic design elements needed in creating mosaics such as how to cut and shape tiles and how to grout a finished artwork.

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a terrific art show.

July 27 - 31| 1:00 – 4:00pm

Polymer Clay Jewelry and Designs Camp

Ages 7 - 12
Instructor: Lori Kay Farr
$105.00/members, $125.00/non-members

Explore the fun and colorful world of polymer clay. In this camp we will create and design unique colorful beads and tiles to turn into wearable jewelry. Learn how to blend the clay and create pattern canes that will become beads for jewelry designs. Make mini-mosaic pendants using clay tiles. Discover beading and weaving techniques to create beautiful wearable art.

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for a polymer-aculous art show.

July 6 – 10 | 1:00 – 4:00pm

Musical Theater Camp

Ages 7 - 12
Instructor: Alison Rampa
$175.00/members, $200.00/non-members

Do you dream of Broadway? Obsessed with musicals? Love singing and dancing? Find your inner superstar this summer in Musical Theater Camp! In this camp, you will learn about various age-appropriate musicals, discover how to perform, develop acting skills, and learn how to overcome stage fright! Gain confidence, prepare for future auditions, or just have fun this summer in Musical Theater Camp.

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on the final Friday for a showcase of Broadway-style song and dance numbers, comedy sketches, and solo performances.

Lasts Two-Weeks:

July 13 – 24 | 1:00 - 4:00pm

Studio Adventure Camp

Ages: 7 - 12

Instructor: Sally Runge

$105.00/members, $125.00/non-members

In this camp we will go on a new artistic adventure each day. Explore different media including: drawing, painting, sculpting, collage, and fabric arts. Our adventures will include artists of the past and present. Discover art materials you have always wanted to try and create amazing artworks to take home at the end of the week!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for an adventurous art show.

July 13 – 17 | 1:00 – 4:00pm

Teen Camps (Ages 12 – 16)

 

Printmaking Camp

Ages: 12 - 16
Instructor: Billy Simms
$105.00/members, $125.00/non-members

Learn the artform of printmaking using hand techniques and real printing presses. Explore a variety of printmaking methods and discover how to edition (make multiple copies of) your designs to create custom holiday/birthday cards, posters, and collages. Campers will even have the opportunity to make wearable prints by printing on fabric and using a button press!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for an art show

June 15 – 19 | 2:00 - 5:00pm

Fashion Accessories & Jewelry Camp

Ages: 12 - 16
Instructor: Sharon Theard
$105.00/members, $125.00/non-members

Express your unique style by making your own accessories and jewelry. In this camp we’ll make jewelry-button rings, dream-catcher necklaces, unicorn headbands, and shrinkable charms! We will also learn an easy way to braid friendship necklaces to share with your BFFs!

 

Parents and guardians are invited to join us during the last thirty minutes of camp on Friday for an art show.

July 27 – 31 | 1:00 - 4:00pm

PURCHASING TICKETS

Tickets for events and performances can be purchased:

  • In person at the front desk during business hours

  • By phone at 513 863 8873, ext. 110

  • By mail, with a ticket order form to 101 S. Monument Avenue, Hamilton OH, 45011

  • Online at fittoncenter.org

  • At the Fitton Center Box Office one hour prior to each performance

  • If accessible seating accommodations are needed, please call the front office when ordering tickets.

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BUILDING HOURS

Mon - Thur: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday: Closed

GALLERY HOURS

Mon - Thur: 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Friday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday: Closed


The Fitton Center galleries are always open prior to performances and public events. All exhibitions are free and open to the whole community.

CONTACT THE FITTON CENTER

Phone: 513 863 8873, ext. 110
Email: frontdesk@fittoncenter.org

101 S Monument Ave, Hamilton, OH 45011