KID’S CREATIVITY CAMP
August 2 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until August 6, 2021
One event on August 9, 2021 at 9:30 am
One event on August 10, 2021 at 9:30 am
One event on August 11, 2021 at 9:30 am
One event on August 12, 2021 at 9:30 am
One event on August 13, 2021 at 9:30 am
This fun and exploratory camp will introduce young artists to several media including ceramics, sculpture, drawing and painting.
Offered to students who will be entering 2nd through 8th grade in the fall
Mixed Media will be lead by Jackie La Lanne and Ceramics will be lead by Tina Fossella.
The Camp is limited to only 12 young artists split into two groups to maximize the student/teacher ratio.
Total camp goers participate in a group discussion at the beginning and end of each day.
Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
$435 each week includes all materials and 2 snacks per day.
Week One: August 2–6
About the facilitators:
Jackie La Lanne
Jackie La Lanne is an art teacher in the Mill Valley School district and a Board member of O’Hanlon. She graduated from Sonoma State University with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in Studio Art and a Masters Degree in Art Education. She loves teaching art and making photographs, which she says have a lot in common: discovering, making, envisioning, sharing, and having fun. LaLanne, who can often be found in the artroom wearing the earrings she made from her old bike lock keys, has been teaching elementary art curriculum in Mill Valley public schools for many years. She is an accomplished artist, teacher, and photographer and has created wonderful collaborative textile projects for her two grandchildren.
Tina Fossella is currently in residence at OHanlon Center for Ceramic Arts. She is also a psychotherapist in private practice and has used expressive arts as a healing modality in her work with kids of all ages. Most recently, Tina worked as a grief counselor for Hospice of Marin where she designed an art and nature based “feelings” adventure as part of their summer camp project. She also worked for several years as an art and drama therapist with “Renaissance Adventure” camp in Boulder Colorado while attending graduate school at Naropa University. In her personal ceramics practice, Tina emphasizes the healing potential of clay and celebrates the joy of creativity while offering personalized instruction for both wheel and hand building techniques.