MOCA Spring & Summer Art Camp
Join MOCA this spring break and summer for creative classes for children ages 2-16. Children and teens exercise their imaginations and express themselves through art classes designed specifically to challenge and inspire. Explore a variety of media including glass, animation, clay and painting, to name a few. Spring Art Camp will be held April 6-10, 2015 and Summer Art Camp will run for eight weeks beginning the week of July 6, 2015.
Ages 2-5: MOCA members $65/Non-members $80
Art Camp: MOCA members $100/Non-members $115, unless otherwise noted.
Tuition is due in full upon registration and includes supplies unless otherwise noted.
Spring Art Camp registration is now open!
Summer Art Camp in-person registration will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015.
9am-10:30am – MOCA members only. You must be an active MOCA member to register during these hours on a first-come, first-served basis.
10:30am -12pm- Non-members are welcome to register during these hours on a first-come, first-served basis.
Online, Phone, and Mail in Registration will open Monday, March 23 at 9am.
Summer Art Camp applications will not be accepted by MOCA staff before March 23.
Online - For a brief tutorial and to access the Eshop and register online, click here.
Phone- To register by phone please call the education department at (757) 425.0000 x 329 or Visitor Services at x.310.
All guardians must review and sign our Art Camp Information Sheet.
If you would like to become a MOCA member, please call (757) 425.0000 or click here more information.
Pay by cash, check or credit card. MOCA accepts MasterCard Visa, and Discover. A $35 fee is charged for all returned checks.
It is the responsibility of the parent/guardian to record course start dates. Once registered Art Campers do NOT receive a confirmation, but will receive a reminder email the week before the start of each camp. In the unlikely event that a course is cancelled, you will be notified as soon as possible.
Registration deadline is 5pm seven days prior to the course start date.
Refunds are only available if a course is cancelled by MOCA due to low enrollment. Art Campers cancelling enrollment before the registration deadline will receive a tuition credit voucher, minus a $5 processing fee, which may only be applied to another class at MOCA. No tuition credits will be given after the registration deadline, no exceptions.
Financial aid scholarships are available this summer thanks to The Cohen Family Memorial Fund. Click here to download the application form. You can also email Truly@VirginiaMOCA.org or call the education department at (757) 425.0000 x.329 for more information.
Lunch Bunch/ Snack Policy
Art Campers may attend morning courses, afternoon courses or both for a full day of Art Camp. Those registered for the full day should bring a non-perishable lunch, drink and snack and will be supervised by museum staff during a 30-minute lunch break. Students registered for one class in the morning or afternoon may also bring a non-sugary snack/drink if desired. Snack and lunch foods containing peanuts or peanut products are not permitted at MOCA for the safety of all Art Campers.
Minimum enrollment for courses is eight students, unless otherwise noted. Instructors may be substituted without notification. All courses are held at MOCA. Studio activities may be photographed for MOCA promotional use. Campers should dress for a mess, not all art materials wash out of clothing.
MOCA’s Compliance with Code of Virginia:
Please note, in compliance with the Code of Virginia, no child is allowed to attend Art Camp for more than 25 days (or a total of five Art Camp weeks) during a three month period. Children enrolling in the 1st Art Program for ages 2-5 must enroll and attend with a parent or guardian.
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Art Camp Forms