Ashland University Coburn Gallery to Hold Art Camp and Art Day

Ashland University Coburn Gallery to Hold Art Camp and Art Day

4/26/17 ASHLAND, Ohio – The Coburn Art Gallery on the Ashland University campus will be holding a Summer Art Camp, which will offer both an intensive one-week session and one day art experience for young artists. 

Students of a variety of ages will learn how to use many art media and experience activities including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography and sculpture in these sessions. Those attending will develop a cultural appreciation and aesthetic awareness as they explore different art forms and develop their own talent for self-expression.

The Session 1 Art Camp is titled “Art Rocks: Art and Geology,” and the activities include influences of rocks, crystals and gems in acrylic painting, watercolor, drawing, silkscreen, crystal glazing and hydro painting. This camp will be held June 19-23 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon and is for young artists ages 8-12.
The camp ratio is 1:6 and the Summer Art Camp session fee is $75 per child. All materials are provided.

The Summer Art Day is for creative young artists between the ages of 4-7 and is titled “Pet Rocks,” which will include the exploration of the texture of rocks and painting skills. The session is set for June 27 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon and is $10 per child.

Enrollment for these sessions is limited. Registration and payment is due prior to the class date to ensure a spot in the event. For more information or to register your child for these summer art activities, call 419.289.5652 or email

Ashland University, ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2017, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University ( deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.