When school's out, a little one's energy to create is still abuzz!
We've got solutions for the budding artist in your family.

Artshine Camps

Camps run from 9:00 am-4:00 pm. and are open to kids in JK - Grade 6.​​ Before and after-care is not available.

Click to read our COVID-19 Camp Policies document

UPDATED APRIL 6, 2022 - please note that updates will be made to this document as necessary​

​Artshine camp policies can be found here.

Updates will be made to these policies in accordance with Provincial and Federal guidelines and regulations. Updates may be made at any time.

FOREST HILL UNITED CHURCH

121 Westmount Road East, Kitchener, Ontario.

DINOS & DRAGONS - Summer Camp
July 4 - 8, 2022

Join us on an adventure this week as we explore the world of dinosaurs and dragons! Bring your shovel, we’ll be digging deep into the prehistoric world of dinosaurs as we learn to draw different dinos big and small. To add even more fun to the week, we’ll be using our imaginations and a little bit of magic to create our very own fantastical dragons. 

Register

PUPPIES & PONIES - Summer Camp
July 11 - 15, 2022

Giddy up, this week we’re going to the farm! Ponies and puppies and chickens, oh my! This week, we’ll learn about our favourite farm friends and how to draw them! 

Register

COMIC, SUPERHERO & ANIME - Summer Camp
August 15 - 19, 2022

Have you ever wanted to create your own superhero? This is your chance! This week we’ll design our own characters, create our own comic books, and write our own stories. What type of superpowers would you like to have? We’ll also learn the fun and trendy Japanese art of Anime! Get ready to make your own Anime character – maybe they’ll make an appearance in your comic book! 

Register

FANTASY & FAIRYTALES - Summer Camp
August 22 - 26, 2022

If you love princesses, dragons, and knights in shining armour, this camp is for you! We’ll explore fantasy characters and fairy tale stories! Draw yourself as a prince or princess, create your own fire breathing dragon or sparkling stallion, and practice proportions with a glittering Pegasus. 

Register

PARKMINSTER UNITED CHURCH

275 Erb Street East, Waterloo, Ontario.

PLAYABLE ART - Summer Camp
July 18 - 22, 2022

Make your art and play with it too! This week, we’re playing games! Design your own game, create your playing pieces, and construct a set of dice in your favourite colour! Join us for a week of fun! 

Register

MONSTERS, ALIENS & SPACE - Summer Camp
July 25 - 29, 2022

Monsters and Space and Aliens, oh my! Join us for a week that will be out of this world! Create your own monsters and aliens with mixed media, and design the world they live in! 

Register

WOODLAND CRITTERS - Summer Camp
August 2 - 5, 2022 (no camp on Aug 1st)

What lives in a toadstool? This week, you’ll find out! Create your own woodland creatures – like bunnies, foxes, and birdies – with markers, pastels, and clay! You’ll also get to design perfect habitats for these cuddly critters! 

Register

DELICIOUS ART - Summer Camp
August 8 - 12, 2022

Tantalize your taste buds with these tasty treats! This week, we’ll be creating art that looks good enough to eat! We will be making colourful fantasy desserts, tasty summer treats, and perhaps some disgusting food too! 

Register

BENJAMIN TREE FARM

770 Benjamin Road, Waterloo, Ontario.

COMIC, SUPERHERO & ANIME - Summer Camp 
July 4 - 8, 2022​

Have you ever wanted to create your own superhero? This is your chance! This week we’ll design our own characters, create our own comic books, and write our own stories. What type of superpowers would you like to have? We’ll also learn the fun and trendy Japanese art of Anime! Get ready to make your own Anime character – maybe they’ll make an appearance in your comic book! 

Register

DELICIOUS ART - Summer Camp
July 11 - 15, 2022​

Tantalize your taste buds with these tasty treats! This week, we’ll be creating art that looks good enough to eat! We will be making colourful fantasy desserts, tasty summer treats, and perhaps some disgusting food too! 

Register

DINOS & DRAGONS - Summer Camp
July 18 - 25, 2022​

Join us on an adventure this week as we explore the world of dinosaurs and dragons! Bring your shovel, we’ll be digging deep into the prehistoric world of dinosaurs as we learn to draw different dinos big and small. To add even more fun to the week, we’ll be using our imaginations and a little bit of magic to create our very own fantastical dragons.  

Register

FANTASY & FAIRYTALES - Summer Camp
July 25 - 29, 2022​

If you love princesses, dragons, and knights in shining armour, this camp is for you! We’ll explore fantasy characters and fairy tale stories! Draw yourself as a prince or princess, create your own fire breathing dragon or sparkling stallion, and practice proportions with a glittering Pegasus. 

Register

PLAYABLE ART - Summer Camp
August 2 - 5, 2022 (no camp on Aug 1st)​

Make your art and play with it too! This week, we’re playing games! Design your own game, create your playing pieces, and construct a set of dice in your favourite colour! Join us for a week of fun! 

Register

PUPPIES & PONIES - Summer Camp
August 8 - 12, 2022

Giddy up, this week we’re going to the farm! Ponies and puppies and chickens, oh my! This week, we’ll learn about our favourite farm friends and how to draw them! 

Register

MONSTERS, ALIENS & SPACE - Summer Camp
August 15 - 19, 2022

Monsters and Space and Aliens, oh my! Join us for a week that will be out of this world! Create your own monsters and aliens with mixed media, and design the world they live in! 

Register

WOODLAND CRITTERS - Summer Camp
August 22 - 26, 2022

What lives in a toadstool? This week, you’ll find out! Create your own woodland creatures – like bunnies, foxes, and birdies – with markers, pastels, and clay! You’ll also get to design perfect habitats for these cuddly critters! 

Register

BECKETT SCHOOL AT LAURIER

190 Lester Street, Waterloo, Ontario.

Artshine summer camps in partnership with the Beckett School at Laurier are open for kids ages 5-8.

These half-day camps can be paired with Beckett School's own music/drama half-day camp for a full-day experience.

Registration for these camps can be completed through the Beckett School via the 'Register' buttons.

WOODLAND CRITTERS - Summer Camp
July 4 - 8, 2022 - 9:00am-12:00pm

What lives in a toadstool? This week, you’ll find out! Create your own woodland creatures – like bunnies, foxes, and birdies – with markers, pastels, and clay! You’ll also get to design perfect habitats for these cuddly critters!

*This camp runs for a half-day in the morning 

Register

FANTASY & FAIRY TALES - Summer Camp
July 11 - 15, 2022 - 1:00-4:00pm

If you love princesses, dragons, and knights in shining armour, this camp is for you! We’ll explore fantasy characters and fairy tale stories! Draw yourself as a prince or princess, create your own fire breathing dragon or sparkling stallion, and practice proportions with a glittering Pegasus.
*This camp runs for a half-day in the afternoon

Register

DELICIOUS ART - Summer Camp
July 18 - 22, 2022 - 9:00am-12:00pm

Tantalize your taste buds with these tasty treats! This week, we’ll be creating art that looks good enough to eat! We will be making colourful fantasy desserts, tasty summer treats, and perhaps some disgusting food too!

Register