SUMMER ART CAMP 2018
Discover a world of inspiration and creativity at Fat Cat this summer!
This summer along with being able to walk in and paint your own pottery or canvas, Fat Cat also offers children's camps that will teach your child
sculpting with clay, throwing pottery on a wheel, art journaling, kiln firing glass, painting with watercolours and acrylics, drawing with graphite, ink,
charcoal, chalk and oil pastels to create amazing pieces that will be ready to display in your home.
An art show showcasing the camper's finished work that week will be held each Friday after camp for family and friends of the artists.
After the art show is over every child takes home their beautiful projects AND their own art journal to continue their art journey at home!
Week long camp: Full Day 9-4pm /$229 per week 7-15 years old Afternoon Session 1:00 -4pm /$149 per week 5-15 years old
Camp Sessions are Monday - Friday. Only 8 students per session, reserve soon!
Reserve your child's spot in our summer art camp with a $50 deposit call 601.992.6553 or stop by in person at Fat Cat Mon.- Sat. 11-8, Sun 1-5.
*deposit is non refundable, but can be transferred to another week.
*a sibling enrolled in the same camp week receives 20% off. *sign up in advance for 2 weeks of camp receive 20% off 2nd week.*max discount is 20%.
* extended hours for pick up and drop off are available: 8am +$10 a day, or 5pm +$10 a day. Lunch is not provided, snacks and water all day are!
Week 1 June 4- 8 -ART LIFE-
Your budding artist will create sculptures, paintings and room decor using the pottery wheel, canvas painting, clay and warm glass. Go team art!
Week 2 June 11- 15 -MAKE A SPLASH WITH ART!-
Your child will be inspired by summertime and all things aquatic for their artwork. We will be using glass, the pottery wheel, painting, paper
and clay mediums to create beautiful sculptures, mobiles, dishes, t-shirts and cheerful room decor. Everything is just beachy!
Week 3 June 18-22 -ART FANTASY-
Campers will use their imagination to create art for the home & garden inspired by fairy tales & fantasy creatures using the pottery wheel, fused glass
oil pastels, clay, canvas and paper painting!
Week 4 June 25- 29 - ART OF PORTRAITS- Clay sculpting, glass fusing, the pottery wheel, drawing
with pastels, charcoal and ink, canvas painting will be used by students to create self portraits of themselves and others. Fun fine art!
Week 5 July 9-July 13 -ARTFUL ANIMALS-
Campers will create crazy cool art featuring their favorite animals! These paintings, sculptures, dishes and wall decor will be made with clay,
fused glass, oil pastels, watercolors, the pottery wheel and acrylics on canvas and paper.
Walk on in. Fat Cat Art Cafe is for all ages and abilities!
FAT CAT ART CAFE
Week 6 July 16 -20 -young artists- 5-10 years old
Your budding artist will create sculptures, paintings and room decor using the pottery wheel, painting on canvas and paper, sculpting clay and glass. A week of Full or half day camp!
Week 7 July 23 -27 -Young artists- 5-10 years old
Create sculptures, paintings and room decor using the pottery wheel, painting on canvas, ceramics and paper, sculpting clay and warm glass.
Aweel of full or half day camp!
Build your own Workshop at Fat Cat
DIY POTTERY WHEEL THROWING
Walk in and try out throwing pottery on a wheel during our DIY (do it yourself) open session time, staff will set you up with the clay then it's all you! $24.99* per person. Up to one hour on the wheel & up to two pounds of wheel ready earthenware clay. You may call us to reserve a spot on one of our 2 pottery wheels, first come first serve!
Did you make an awesome piece on the wheel? Then for $4.99* per wheel thrown piece We will bisque fire them in our kiln and it will be ready to take home in about a week with a natural clay finish. Or you may paint it with our our permanent ceramic glazes and we will fire it again, all included in the $4.99! no instructor.
Extra wheel clay may be purchased for $10 a pound. *+ tax
DIY CANVAS PAINTING
Walk in anytime and use one of our DIY/do it yourself instruction kits to paint a 12x12" or 16x20" Canvas for $19.99*.
No instructor required, we provide full size templates to trace with step by step written instructions OR you may paint your own design freehand.
You may also book a private instructor led canvas painting class for up to 5 painters, any age $134.95*. Additional painters are $26.99* each. Come to the studio to pick out your design and set the date and payment type and we will reserve a private party for you. *+tax
Call the Flowood studio to plan your party! 601.992.6553
POTTERY WHEEL WITH INSTRUCTOR
Call to book a class with one on one instruction for throwing pottery on a wheel!
$65.99* one person or $99* for two people on the same ticket. This instructor led class includes up to one hour beginners instruction on throwing clay on a pottery wheel & up to three pounds of earthenware clay. Your instructor will lead you through centering clay and pulling a cylinder on the pottery wheel. We will bisque fire your pieces in our kiln and they will be ready to take home in about a week with a natural clay finish. Or you may paint it with our our ceramic glazes and we will fire them again for a shiny finish! All ages, no experience needed.
Extra wheel clay may be purchased for $10 a pound. *+ tax
Call or stop by the Flowood studio to reserve your instructor time with payment. 601.992.6553
CUSTOM CLAY PRINT IMPRESSION
Custom painted hand or foot impression in wet clay starts at $19.99*.
Please call the Flowood studio 601.992.6553 to make an appointment with our clay artists Monday - Friday.
*Walk in service is not currently available for these wet clay prints.*
Earn your potter badge or just have a fun meeting at Fat Cat! Make a pinch pot clay sculpture,
tour the kiln room then come back in 1-2 weeks and paint your handmade pottery together! *$10 +tax a scout, 5 scouts minimum, no outside food. reservation required.
Flowood studio: 601.992.6553
DIY CLAY SCULPTING -WEEKDAY
Call and reserve your one hour seating Monday-Friday to create from your imagination with fresh clay on your own at your own pace! $35.99* per person.
DIY CLAY HAND SCULPTING -WEEKEND
Call and reserve your 1 hour spot for Friday or Saturday 6:00-8pm to work on your own and at your own pace with wet earthenware clay for the SPECIAL WEEKEND PRICE of $24.99* per person. It's amazing date night fun!
All CLAY HAND BUILDING Includes: Up to 2 pounds of clay, basic clay sculpting instruction, bisque firing, glaze paints AND second firing of up to 2 painted pieces. +$4.99* per additional piece.
Extra sculpting clay may be purchased for $10* a pound *+ tax
Flowood studio 601.992.6553
PAINT YOUR OWN POTTERY
There are no separate studio,paint or firing fees for our large selection of ready to paint ceramic bisque at Fat Cat!
The price on the piece is the only price you pay on our mugs, plates, bowls, figurines and home decor ceramics. Our prices start at $1.00 for small fridge magnet sized pieces and goes up to $175 for large electric light Christmas tree. There are many selections under $10 & $20.
Once you pick out a ceramic we help you pick out your colors from our vibrant paint bar then you use our various art supplies to make your design come to life. We then dry your artwork, apply a clear glaze dry it again then and fire it to 1835f in one of our 4 kilns.
Glazed items take about a week to pick up, acrylic painted items are ready to take home the same day. Flowood and Ridgeland studios
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