CCACC ACADEMY

Age: 8+

Dates Available:

Week 1 (06/20 – 06/24), Week 5 (07/18 – 07/22)

Tuition: $349

Cartoons & Caricatures

Scholars in this course will gain exposure to the tools of Cartooning and Character Design. Scholars will learn the Traditional method and the Digital Tools that are now Industry Standards. Students will need to bring a sketchbook and be prepared to take notes.

Teacher Information

Ms. Jenette Harris is a December 2021 graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts with a B.F.A in Communication Arts and a minor in Art History. She is currently a freelance artist and aspiring concept artist with a passion for all things entertainment. Jenette creates illustrations and designs from her home in Columbia. As a student, Jenette has worked as an art camp counselor, after school art instructor and personal art tutor for many youngsters looking to feed their creative spirit. Teaching a range of artistic skills, Jenette specializes in cartooning and digital art with an emphasis on imaginative storytelling.
 

Age: 8+

Dates Available:

Week 3 (07/05 – 07/08), Week 9 (08/15 – 08/19)

Tuition: $349 + $30 fee

Crafts & Creativity

This is a hands-on, craft making camp for any young student who likes to work with their hands and create! Students will go beyond traditional painting and drawing to create works of art. Projects in this camp include, but are not limited to, collaging, fiber arts, wire sculptures, and paper mache. This is a great camp for any students looking to work with lots of unique materials and get crafty!

Teacher Information

Ms. Paige Dasol Kim is an artist, independent curator, and an art educator based in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Paige graduated from Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting with a minor in Art Education in 2013, and she received a Master of Fine Arts in Curatorial Practice with a minor in Critical Studies in 2017. She has taught art for all ages for ten years since her undergraduate study. Currently, she teaches as an adjunct faculty at Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland and as an art teacher at Dominion Christian School in Virginia. Paige’s artworks are shown internationally through ‘Saatchi Art,’ the world’s largest curated online gallery platform, and she was awarded the Today’s Artist from Saatchi Art. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., New Jersey, and many other states around the country. For more information, please visit her website: “cargocollective.com/dasolkim

Age: 8+

Dates Available:

Week 2 (06/27 – 07/01), Week 8 (08/08 – 08/12)

Week 10 (08/22 – 08/26)

Tuition: $349 + $30 fee

DIY Maker Lab Adv -
Sewing, Woody etc & Interior Design

The Advanced DIY Maker Lab course is a more complex approach to 3D modeling and design that incorporates architecture and structures. Campers ages 8+ will participate in the design process during various fun hands-on projects and will also learn architectural drawing and design methods.

Teacher Information

Say “Hello!” to Ms. Dawn Covington, our Academy’s beloved creative arts and culinary instructor! Dawn has been teaching art for 25 years and has run several informal and formal cooking clubs and classes. She enjoys cooking for her kids and experimenting with new things in the art studio and the kitchen. She is excited to welcome hands-on learning and fun into the CCACC Summer Camp Program.

Age: 6-8

Dates Available: 

Week 1 (06/20 – 06/24), Week 4 (07/11 – 07/15)

Tuition: $349 + $30 fee

DIY Maker Lab Jr - Making & Tinkering

The Junior do it yourself (DIY) Maker Lab course is designed to provide a strong foundation in 3D creation and modeling. Children ages 6 to 8 will explore the design process and participate in hands-on projects. After completion of the course students will have learned practical skills related to building, sewing, creating, and craftsmanship.

Teacher Information

Say “Hello!” to Ms. Dawn Covington, our Academy’s beloved creative arts and culinary instructor! Dawn has been teaching art for 25 years and has run several informal and formal cooking clubs and classes. She enjoys cooking for her kids and experimenting with new things in the art studio and the kitchen. She is excited to welcome hands-on learning and fun into the CCACC Summer Camp Program.

Age: 6+

Dates Available:

Week 6 (07/25 – 07/29), Week 10 (08/22 – 08/26)

Tuition: $349

Drawing Basic - 2D & 3D Art Elements

Campers will be introduced to elements of 3D and 2D Art! Campers will work with their hands to construct, model, and manipulate materials and objects to create works of art. Works will range from relief works to sculptures in the round-inspired Alexander Calder, Kimmy Cantrell, Minecraft, Sharon Strong, and more. Scholars will walk away with pieces to cherish after each class!

Teacher Information

Ms. Paige Dasol Kim is an artist, independent curator, and an art educator based in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Paige graduated from Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting with a minor in Art Education in 2013, and she received a Master of Fine Arts in Curatorial Practice with a minor in Critical Studies in 2017. She has taught art for all ages for ten years since her undergraduate study. Currently, she teaches as an adjunct faculty at Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland and as an art teacher at Dominion Christian School in Virginia. Paige’s artworks are shown internationally through ‘Saatchi Art,’ the world’s largest curated online gallery platform, and she was awarded the Today’s Artist from Saatchi Art. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., New Jersey, and many other states around the country. For more information, please visit her website: “cargocollective.com/dasolkim

Age: 6-8

Dates Available:

Week 2 (06/27 – 07/01), Week 10 (08/22 – 08/26)

Tuition: $349

Kids Comics - Storybook Design

Experience a fun creative story building course! Campers ages 6 to 8 will develop a storybook with the guidance of a camp instructor by creating an outline, developing the plot, and then creating visual illustrations to support the narrative they create. Kids will not only improve on their story writing skills but will also work on presenting their story to others.

Teacher Information

Ms. Paige Dasol Kim is an artist, independent curator, and an art educator based in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Paige graduated from Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting with a minor in Art Education in 2013, and she received a Master of Fine Arts in Curatorial Practice with a minor in Critical Studies in 2017. She has taught art for all ages for ten years since her undergraduate study. Currently, she teaches as an adjunct faculty at Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland and as an art teacher at Dominion Christian School in Virginia. Paige’s artworks are shown internationally through ‘Saatchi Art,’ the world’s largest curated online gallery platform, and she was awarded the Today’s Artist from Saatchi Art. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., New Jersey, and many other states around the country. For more information, please visit her website: “cargocollective.com/dasolkim

Teacher Information

Ms. Jenette Harris is a December 2021 graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts with a B.F.A in Communication Arts and a minor in Art History. She is currently a freelance artist and aspiring concept artist with a passion for all things entertainment. Jenette creates illustrations and designs from her home in Columbia. As a student, Jenette has worked as an art camp counselor, after school art instructor and personal art tutor for many youngsters looking to feed their creative spirit. Teaching a range of artistic skills, Jenette specializes in cartooning and digital art with an emphasis on imaginative storytelling.
 

Age: 8+

Dates Available:

Week 4 (07/11 – 07/15), Week 8 (08/08 – 08/12)

Tuition: $349

Kids Comics Adv - 3D Digital Art Animation & Cartooning

Walk through the steps of a professional cartoonist to create a personal one of a kind cartoon in this Advanced Kids Comics course! Campers ages 9+ will start off by exploring various cartooning techniques and ways of planning out a visual story before learning how to create and animate these images on the computer. At the conclusion of the course all students will have a unique cartoon to share and a portfolio of storyboards to share with friends and family.

Teacher Information

Ms. Jenette Harris is a December 2021 graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts with a B.F.A in Communication Arts and a minor in Art History. She is currently a freelance artist and aspiring concept artist with a passion for all things entertainment. Jenette creates illustrations and designs from her home in Columbia. As a student, Jenette has worked as an art camp counselor, after school art instructor and personal art tutor for many youngsters looking to feed their creative spirit. Teaching a range of artistic skills, Jenette specializes in cartooning and digital art with an emphasis on imaginative storytelling.
 

Ms. Aehyun (Anne) Noh

Ms. Aehyun (Anne) Noh has experience as a freelance 3D Modeler in addition to years of experience in other digital art programs. She is currently working as a Framer at a Michaels store. Anne studied Digital Art at Pratt Institute. She looks forward to using her experience to help children at CCACC Academy express their creativity this summer.

Age: 5-8

Dates Available:

Week 5 (07/18 – 07/22), Week 9 (08/15 – 08/19)

Tuition: $349 + $30 fee

Paper Art - Mechanical Prototyping & Application

This exciting introductory STEAM course combines art creation with engineering. Campers will gain a stronger understanding of basic mechanics and structural engineering by working with different types of paper material. Each day they will not only create projects, but learn the constraints of various materials and how to modify their designs.

Teacher Information

Pending

Age: 8+

Dates Available:

Week 7 (08/01 – 08/05)

Tuition: $349 + $30 fee

Sketchbook Intensive & Visual Journaling

Sketchbook Intensive is an advanced approach to sketching and creating. Students will learn several creative planning and artistic development techniques to address a particular theme. Visual journaling allows for the use of unique materials inside a sketchbook format. Throughout the camp in order to perfect already established art making skills and establish strong planning and creative routines, students will have multiple levels to their assignments and have suggested assignments to take home.

Teacher Information

Ms. Paige Dasol Kim is an artist, independent curator, and an art educator based in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Paige graduated from Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting with a minor in Art Education in 2013, and she received a Master of Fine Arts in Curatorial Practice with a minor in Critical Studies in 2017. She has taught art for all ages for ten years since her undergraduate study. Currently, she teaches as an adjunct faculty at Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland and as an art teacher at Dominion Christian School in Virginia. Paige’s artworks are shown internationally through ‘Saatchi Art,’ the world’s largest curated online gallery platform, and she was awarded the Today’s Artist from Saatchi Art. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., New Jersey, and many other states around the country. For more information, please visit her website: “cargocollective.com/dasolkim

Age: 6-8

Dates Available:

Week 3 (07/05 – 07/08), Week 6 (07/25 – 07/29)

Tuition: $349 + $30 fee

3D Kids Clay

This camp is the ultimate introduction to all things 3D! Students will work with their hands to construct, model, and manipulate materials and objects to create works of art. Works will range from relief works to sculpture in the round inspired by Alexander Calder, Kimmy Cantrell, Minecraft, Sharon Strong, and more. Campers will walk away with pieces to cherish!

Teacher Information

Ms. Elizabeth Drake is an undergraduate student studying Early Childhood Education and Special Education at the College of Education at the University of Maryland. She holds an Associate degree in Early Childhood and Special Education and an Advanced CRLA (College Reading and Learning Association) Tutoring certification. Elizabeth has been supporting the growth and development of children through nannying, babysitting, and teaching for nearly nine years. Working to help others learn and smile has always been her main passion. This summer, Elizabeth is pleased to be working with you and your family as a camp instructor at CCACC Academy and looks forward to meeting everyone soon.

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