2016 Summer Camps, Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History with Carnegie Mellon School of Architecture

Highlighted Camps

Ages 6–7: Globetrotter

July 11–15, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

Walk in the footsteps of people from diverse cultures from across the world and through time. Follow the trail of early humans across thousands of miles and decide how you would adapt to a changing world. Dig deeper on an archaeology adventure as you analyze petroglyphs—ancient rock art—to understand the relationships between people and animals in changing environments. Inscribe your own petroglyphs as early humans did to tell the story of what you have discovered.

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Gallery Play Dates: Water Lilies

July 12, 10:15–11:30 a.m.

"Dive into” one of the museum’s most popular paintings. Make a floating artwork of your own.

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Ages 11–13: My Studio: Painting 101

July 11–15, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

Painting is a way of conveying your ideas about the world around you. Learn every aspect of the painting process from sketching your idea to painting on canvas. Learn differences between watercolor, tempera, and acrylic and how to make the most of each medium.

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