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All sites will be closed on Friday, March 17 for St. Patrick's Day. Normal operations will resume on Saturday, March 18.

We’re growing! ArtZeum is permanently closed to make room for Telfair Children’s Art Museum, opening this Summer!
Telfair Museums Summer 2023 Art Camps

2023 Summer Camp Schedule

Digital Artist Photography Camp

June 26-30 (Ages 10-12 years)

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July 3–7 (Ages 13-16 years)

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One-week half-day camps, 9am – 1pm
Instructor: Desmal Purcell
Members: $185
Non-members: $210

This half-day camp will spend most of the morning outside. The program will develop your young person’s skills as a photographer. We believe that all young people are artists. With that in mind, we will approach photography as professionals do, studying the Elements of Art. The camp will meet outside as much as possible during morning hours as we explore our environment in Telfair Square and other nearby locations. We will use DSLR digital cameras and learn about exposure and a few historical methods involving film. Photography is fun and accessible to everyone.

Youth Art Club Drawing and Painting Camp

June 19–23 (Ages 10 -12 years) 

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July 24–28 (Ages 12-14 years)

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Instructor: Autumn Gary
9am-1pm 

Members: $185
Non-members: $210

This half-day camp is designed to help upper-elementary and middle school students improve their drawing and painting skills and begin the process of developing good art-making habits. The camp will meet outside as much as possible during morning hours as we explore our environment in Telfair Square and other nearby locations through painting and drawing. Students will focus on measurement, proportion, perspective, use of value, and color to create volume and space.

Museum Adventures Pre-K Camp

May 29–June 2 (Ages 4-6 yrs)
This camp is currently full. To join the waitlist, please contact Kip Bradley at bradleyk@telfair.org.

July 17–July 21 (Ages 4-6)

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Instructor: Autumn Gary
9am-12pm
Members: $160
Non-members: $185

Stave off the summer doldrums! Exploring Telfair Museums’ three sites and exhibitions has never been so much fun. Each day, participants will tour a new exhibit and learn to create the very same types of art seen in the galleries, finding inspiration with instruction in drawing, painting, and printmaking. Students will immerse themselves in innovative arts lessons taught by professional artists.

Crafters Camp

July 10-14 (Ages 8-11)

This camp is currently full. To join the waitlist, please contact Kip Bradley at bradleyk@telfair.org.

9am – 1pm
Instructor: Erica Fulp

Members: $185
Non-members: $210

The Ultimate Crafty Kids Camp is packed with a variety of projects: screen printing, knitting, friendship bracelets, calligraphy, paper crafts, and much more. In this weeklong camp, students will explore and learn techniques in a rich variety of crafts that will inspire and develop their desire to be independent makers.

Art with the Pros

9am – 1pm (Ages 10 – 14)

June 5 – June 9 

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 June 12-16

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Instructor: Autumn Gary
Members: $185
Non-members $210

Each day, this camp will feature a different local artist providing a unique lesson based on his or her medium. Lunch in Telfair Square and special tours of the galleries are all included. Students will learn to give constructive criticism on their own and their peers’ artwork. This camp explores contemporary art making with some of Savannahs’ most notable art professionals.

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Mailing Address
Telfair Museums
PO Box 10081
Savannah, GA 31412
Phone Number
912.790.8800
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