title: artventure summer camp
intro: at a time when cultural diversity is considered to be one of the spearheads of sustainable development, there is a urgent need to give as many people as possible real access to artistic practices. Art activities and creative teaching methods, in fact, play a major role in reinforcing self-awareness, self-confidence, tolerance and curiosity towards other people, cultures and behaviours.
what: Artventure is a visual art program that provides hands-on experiences for children and teenagers. Organised by the Hand Workshop Art Center (HWAC), this youth program, now in its 21st year, is a good opportunity for students to work directly with a professional artist who will teach new skills and how to make an individual statement. At Artventure, children ages 6 to 16 spend their summer painting, sculpting and creating…
activities: a wide range of workshops is available addressed to different age-groups and interest. For high school juniors and seniors, HWAC has developed a series of courses conceived to help preparing young artists for college, for example:
We mention Artventureas just one example among a wide offering of similar organisations working worldwide. Check online for the one nearest to you. Everybody, even you, can transform your own interests and hobbies into genuine art and personal creativity!