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Youth Creativity Camp 2022 for Young Artists w/ JACKIE LA LANNE & SHAYLA PUTNAM

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until July 29, 2022

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 5, 2022

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


Mixed Media will be led by Jackie La Lanne and Ceramics will be led by Shayla Putnam. 

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. 

Week 1: July 25 – 29

Week 2: August 1–5

10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

$575 per student per week – 20% off for OHCA family members
Includes all materials and 2 snacks,

Only room for 12 artists per week.

Many mediums will be explored:

• Photography
• Ceramics (hand building and wheel)
• Painting
• Collage
• Printmaking
• Sculpture
• and MORE!

There is plenty of freedom for students to discover and create.
O’Hanlon Center is in a quiet nature filled property full of inspiration.

The camp is VERY popular so sign up early!




“I LOVE this Camp!” “I loved the people here, kids and adults.” “I wouldn’t change anything about the camp except making last longer.” 2018 campers


Jackie La Lanne

Jackie La Lanne retired at the end of 2021 from over 30 years teaching art in the Mill Valley School district. She is currently Board President of 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.

Shayla Putnam

Shayla Putnam is a ceramics teacher in the San Francisco School district, who has a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in Sculpture & Ceramics. She specializes in hand building and figure sculpting, often exploring emotions throughout her work. As an educator, she is inspired by the medium itself- Clay. It’s a diverse medium that can be molded and manipulated in so many different ways. Creativity and be easily harnessed and manifested into a 3D object. The possibilities of creation with clay is truly limitless, and keeps Putnam passionate about the medium.






August 3
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
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(415) 388-4331