Ashland University Coburn Gallery to Offer Summer Art Camp

Ashland University Coburn Gallery to Offer Summer Art Camp

4/20/18 ASHLAND, Ohio – The Coburn Art Gallery on the Ashland University campus will hold a Summer Art Camp that will offer an intensive and creative one-week art session on June 11-15, 2018.

According to Cynthia Petry, director of the Coburn Gallery, students attending the camp will learn how to use many art medias and experience activities including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography and sculpture. “They will develop a cultural appreciation and aesthetic awareness as they explore different art forms as well as developing their own talent for self-expression,” Petry said.

The Session 1 Art Camp is titled “Mythical Creatures and the Legends Behind Them,” and students will enter this magical world and learn about mythical creatures, and have the opportunity to create their own amazing artworks inspired by these animals. 

This Art Camp is for young artists ages 8-13 and runs from 9 am to 12 noon. The camp ratio is 1:6. Summer Art Camp session fee is $75 per child and all materials are provided.

Enrollment is limited. Registration and payment are due prior to the class date to ensure spot in the event. For more information or to register your child for 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 2018, is a mid-sized, comprehensive private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Religiously affiliated with the Brethren Church, 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. ###