Summer Camps

July and early August 2019

Superb summer programs for children and teens in 2019

Superb summer programs for children and teens in 2019

The André Biéler Studio is home base for Agnes Art Academy, a one-week course for teens, and Agnes Art Camp, five one-week art day camps for 6–12 year-olds. This program is supported the City of Kingston Arts Fund through the Kingston Arts Council, the Ontario Arts Council, an agency of the Government of Ontario, and the Rita Friendly Kaufman Fund.

Apply for a Bursary (Our bursaries have filled.)

For teens
Tuesday–Friday, 2–5 July
10 am–3:30 pm
$180/week. Members $160.

Register for 2–5 July 2019 SOLD OUT!

Agnes Art Academy is for teens who are ready to take their art to the next level. With creativity exercises, individual skill-building and group creations, teens enjoy a day discovering the galleries and artmaking in the studio.

Julia Hegmann is a passionate art educator and artist, with experiences ranging from Program Assistant at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre to Education Intern at the National Gallery of Canada. She received a BAH in Art History and Mathematics from Queen’s University and will be graduating with her B.Ed from Queen’s University to teach Visual Art and Mathematics in the High School level.

For children, 6–12 years
Monday–Friday, 9–4 pm
8–12 July, 15–19 July, 22–26 July, 29 July–2 August
$225/week. Members $200.

Tuesday–Friday, 9–4 pm
6–9 August
$180/week. Members $160.

Agnes Art Camp is a ton of fun. With guided artmaking exercises plus lots of time for creative play Agnes Art Educators offer weekly themes in the studio, trips to the gallery and outdoor discovery based on the wonderful world of art. Campers finish the week with a showcase that’s sure to inspire.

Optional extended care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available: Monday to Friday, 8:30–9 am and/or 4–5 pm. Flat rate is: $50/child

Register for 8–12 July 2019 SOLD OUT!

Register for 15–19 July 2019 SOLD OUT!

Register for 22–26 July 2019 SOLD OUT!

Register for 29 July–2 August 2019 SOLD OUT!

Register for 6–9 August 2019 SOLD OUT!


Wait List:
To be placed on a wait list, please email aeacpa@queensu.ca with your contact information and the preferred weeks. We will contact you if something opens up.

Cancellation Policy:

Up to two weeks prior to start of the course or camp: full refund less $75.00 administration fee. Less than 14 days prior to start of the course or camp: 50% of fee. Less than 48 hours prior to start of the course or camp: no refund.

Collection of Information:
Queen’s University requires that we collect the participant information requested in the forms. This information will be handled confidentially, and is collected solely for the purpose of providing a safe course for your child.

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