Monday-Thursday 2pm-7pm

Friday 3pm -6pm

Saturday-Sunday Closed

Summer Hours according to camp 






Shady Grove United Methodist Church

4825 Pouncey Tract Road

Glen Allen, Virginia 23059



Tel: 804.360.2687

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Cartoon Mania! 

June 29 - July 3

Draw Andy, Bo Peep, Buzz and friends from Toy Story 4 ,  make your own toy inspired by Forkie. Write your own cartoon inspired by The Secret Life of Pets, paint Snowball, and choose your favorite cartoon images from games like Bloons, or Marvel Movies!


July 6-10

Make a splashed paint watercolor of the Disney Castle, use pen and ink to draw Hogwarts from Harry Potter, paint the inside of Elsa’s Ice Castle, build a 3-d Castle from tubes, and learn how to draw Knights, Princesses, and Dragons!

Art Explorations!

July 20-24

Do you enjoy exploring?  Come learn acrylic pour painting on canvas and how it mimics nature.  Paint with string pulls to make beautiful abstracts on paper that we will use for other projects.  Learn drawing and color as we discover how to paint with paper; and have fun with book making using some of our creations!

Nature Art!

July 27-31

Whimsical Nature Camp - Fresh air and creativity!!  Come discover the fun and relaxation of nature journaling and make your own journaling kit box to carry all your supplies.  We will learn easy sketching outdoors; discover whimsical watercolor techniques; and more!  You'll find yourself wanting to be with nature all the time!

Elementary Art Camps

Children rotate between art activities, snack, and game time or outdoor play at these popular summer camps taught by professional artists.  Each week ends with an art exhibit on Fridays for friends and family.  Pack a peanut-free lunch! Snacks and supplies provided for all camps.

Ages 6-11  |  $195 per child


Under the Sea!

July 13-17

Draw a Zendoodle seahorse, paint a pop-art octopus and a day-glow starfish. Paint a sailboat in acrylics on canvas, sculpt a baby sea turtle, and more as you explore the amazing shapes and colors of the sea!


August 10-14

Explore your flare for jewelry design! Create colorful handmade clay beads, design a Navajo necklace, discover the art of Victorian paper beads, weave friendship bracelets with patterns from Central America, bedazzle a jewelry box inspired by Ancient Egypt and more!

Space Art!

August 24-28

3...2...1...Blast Off! Construct and design 3-D paper rockets for launch day. Create new galaxies using pastels and glitter, model your favorite planets using clay, draw alien illustrations with pen and ink, assemble robots using recycled materials and use glow paint to create zoo animal constellations. Join other artists and explore our Universe!

Camps fill up quickly! Contact us to check availability.