General Camp Information

Camps will be held in person, with a limit of 6 students.  Please read our COVID protocol to the right. You can register in person or call 509-925-2670

Parent Release 2021
Scholarship Application 2021

Cost for Members: $90 for each camp
Cost for Non-Members: $100 for each camp
Material Fee: $25 for each camp
Class Limit: 6 students

COVID Protocol for Students in Summer Camps (ages 15 and under)

  • We are following the recommended guidelines for schools which currently require masks for all teachers and students.
  • All teachers, adults and students must be able to properly wear a face mask for the duration of the class.
  • Class sizes are limited to six unless siblings are in a class and then exceptions may be made on a case by case basis.
  • Refrain from coming in if you exhibit any sign of illness and do not come in if you have a fever.
  • Follow sanitary processes throughout the facility (use soap, hand sanitizer, keep doors propped open).READ THE FULL COVID PROTOCOL FOR THE GALLERY HERE

Camp 1: June 21-25, Clay Creatures

9am-12pm – FULL
1-4pm – FULL
Ages 7-12

In this class, students will learn handbuilding ceramic techniques to create real and imaginary animal inspired sculptures.
Instructor: Crista Ann Ames

Camp 2: June 28-July 2, Under The Sea

9am-12pm – Little artists ages 5-8 FULL
1pm-4pm – Ages 7-12 FULL

Dive on in & get your feet wet studying the mysterious and amazing creatures deep below the sea. Hone your drawing & painting skills, work with lots of fun materials from our found objects room,  play with a little model magic, and let the currents of creativity sweep you away in this camp.
Instructor: Amy Davison

Camp 3: July 5-9, Comics & Illustration

 9am-12pm, Ages 7-12 – FULL
Develop a character & bring it to life with paint, pencils, & your imagination! Work on narratives & illustrations to create your own comic strips.
Instructor: Jacqueline Trujillo

Camp 4: July 12-16, Beautiful Bugs

9am-12pm – FULL
1-4pm, Ages 7-12 – FULL

Grab a magnifying glass & take a closer look at the beauty of the bugs & insects around you. Learn how bugs have influenced and inspired art all over the world in this mixed media art class!
Instructor: Becky Parmenter

Camp 5: July 19-23, Tell Your Story

9am-12pm, Ages 7-12 FULL
Write a short story or poem and learn how to illustrate it through drawing and watercolor painting. Turn your creations into a hand-crafted book!
Instructors: Amy Davison

Camp 6: July 26-30, Handbuilding Pottery

Ages 7-12
9am-12pm –FULL
1-4pm – FULL

In this class, students will learn handbuilding ceramic techniques to create functional pottery!
Instructor: Crista Ann Ames

Camp 7: Aug 2-6, Painting in Nature

9am-12pm – Little artists ages 5-8 – FULL
1pm-4pm – Ages 7-12 – FULL

Set up an easel & grab a palette as we study art out in the courtyard and around downtown Ellensburg!
Instructor: Amy Davison

Camp 8: Aug 9-13, Clay

9am-12pm – Handbuilding, ages 7-12 –FULL
We are excited to have Drew Liedtke, art instructor at Thorp School, joining us at Gallery One to teach a fun clay handbuilding camp!

1pm-4pm – Wheel Throwing, ages 10-15 –FULL
Older students get to join Drew Liedtke in this fun wheel throwing class!

More opportunities for teens HERE!