Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center   (831) 336-3513
9431 Mill Street   info@MountainArtCenter.org
Ben Lomond, CA 95005
   
Event / Offering Quantity / Selection Unit Price (USD)
Donation - General
Your donation supports ALL of our programs. You will receive a tax deductible letter from the Art Center for your contribution. Thanks for helping us "Make Art a Part of Your Life!"
$
Donation - Gloria Seneres Memorial Fund: Youth Art Programs
In honor of Gloria Seneres, contributions directly support our Art After School programs. You will receive a tax deductible letter from the Art Center for your contribution. Thanks for helping us "Make Art a Part of Your Life!"
$
Donation - Youth Scholarship Fund
Make a difference! Contribute to our Youth Scholarship Fund! Support a young budding artist in our community! Thank you!
$
Membership - Family
Enjoy membership benefits for all the members of your household.
$ 65.00
Membership - Individual Associate
When you become a member, your support helps us reach our goals to:
  • Provide arts education opportunities and experience for youth and adults
  • Offer an inspiring community center for the arts
  • Present a gallery to showcase our local talented artists
Memberships remain in effect for one year from the date of enrollment.
$ 45.00
Membership - Life
Make Art a Part of Your Life—for life! Thanks!
$ 1000.00
SODA FIRING June - Member
June 30 - July 1, 2015
11 am - 2 pm

The art center will be hosting soda firings quarterly. Our kiln is approximately 10 cubic feet so space will be limited to 6 people. Participation is manditory, otherwise price is doubled.



Available: 4
$ 35.00
SODA FIRING June - Non-Member
June 30 - July 1, 2015
11 am - 2 pm

The art center will be hosting soda firings quarterly. Our kiln is approximately 10 cubic feet so space will be limited to 6 people. Participation is manditory, otherwise price is doubled.



Available: 3
$ 45.00
Summer Art Camp I, June 22-26, 12:30-3 PM: Drawing & Painting Nature - Member
Monday-Friday, June 22-26, 12:30-3:00PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Drawing & Painting Nature with Brenda Berg
The sky is the limit when students use nature as the inspiration for stunning drawings and paintings of creatures that can  be spotted reaching for the sky: birds, flying insects, leaping foxes, jumping frogs… Experiment with strong lines, vibrant color and composition using charcoal, pencil, chalks, oil pastels, water color and wax resist.


Available: 8
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp I, June 22-26, 12:30-3 PM: Drawing & Painting Nature-Non-Member
Monday-Friday, June 22-26, 12:30-3:00PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Drawing & Painting Nature with Brenda Berg
The sky is the limit when students use nature as the inspiration for stunning drawings and paintings of creatures that can   be spotted reaching for the sky: birds, flying insects, leaping foxes, jumping frogs… Experiment with strong lines, vibrant color and composition using charcoal, pencil, chalks, oil pastels, water color and wax resist.


Available: 6
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp I, June 22-26, 3:30-5:30PM: Robotics - Member
Monday-Friday, June 22-26, 3:30-5:30PM
$160/$170 plus $25 materials
Ages 8-high school
Robotics I & II with Brenda & Ted Berg
Learn how to build, program and control a robot! This fun class is ideal if you like to know how to make things work, crawl, roll, blink, buzz or even think! A great introduction to the world of robotics and an opportunity for further robotics exploration for returning students. Students will have a chance to assemble and program simple to more complex robots that communicate, move and think on their own. During the class we’ll break out different types of robots including the totally fun Lego Mindstorms. In addition, each student will have an opportunity to build and keep a kit robot. Brenda is pleased to team-teach with Stanford engineer Ted Berg!

Available: 8
$ 185.00
Summer Art Camp I, June 22-26, 3:30-5:30PM: Robotics - Non-Member
Monday-Friday, June 22-26, 3:30-5:30PM
$160/$170 plus $25 materials
Ages 8-high school
Robotics I & II with Brenda & Ted Berg
Learn how to build, program and control a robot! This fun class is ideal if you like to know how to make things work, crawl, roll, blink, buzz or even think! A great introduction to the world of robotics and an opportunity for further robotics exploration for returning students. Students will have a chance to assemble and program simple to more complex robots that communicate, move and think on their own. During the class we’ll break out different types of robots including the totally fun Lego Mindstorms. In addition, each student will have an opportunity to build and keep a kit robot. Brenda is pleased to team-teach with Stanford engineer Ted Berg!

Available: 8
$ 195.00
Summer Art Camp I, June 22-26, 9:30AM-12:00PM: Things that Fly-Member
Monday-Friday, June 22-26, 9:30 am-12:00 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Things that Fly with Lori Wilson 
Join us in this summer camp as we discover and create “Things that Fly.” Take a look at birds, butterflies, and bugs in a new way. We will draw, paint, and do printing in this fun, fact-finding week.


Available: 6
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp I, June 22-26, 9:30AM-12:00PM: Things that Fly-Non-Member
Monday-Friday, June 22-26, 9:30 am-12:00 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Things that Fly with Lori Wilson 
Join us in this summer camp as we discover and create “Things that Fly.” Take a look at birds, butterflies, and bugs in a new way. We will draw, paint, and do printing in this fun, fact-finding week.


Available: 4
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp II, July 6-10 , 12-3PM: Diminsions in Clay-Member
Monday-Friday, July 6-10, 12:00-3:00 PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Finding New Dimensions in Clay with Jennifer Hennig
This class is designed for beginners and continuers for the love of the clay medium. At least one new method is taught each week, functional and sculptural. We go through the FUNdamentals of working with clay all the way through glazing it! 


Available: 5
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp II, July 6-10 , 12-3PM: Diminsions in Clay-Non-Member
Monday-Friday, July 6-10, 12:00-3:00 PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Finding New Dimensions in Clay with Jennifer Hennig
This class is designed for beginners and continuers for the love of the clay medium. At least one new method is taught each week, functional and sculptural. We go through the FUNdamentals of working with clay all the way through glazing it! 


Available: 5
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp II, July 6-10 , 3:30-5:30PM: Getting Centered-Member
Monday-Friday, July 6-10, 3:30-5:30PM
$150/$160 plus $10 materials
Ages 9-17
Getting Centered with Jen Hennig. 
Ever had the chance to get centered? This is a class for older kids who want the chance to learn how to throw on the potter's wheel,  or need more practice with assistance. Come find the zen of being in the zone with the wheel! This is a very process oriented class in which instruction and practice are employed rigorously. Centering on the potter's wheel is instructed, and various forms may be constructed as skill will allow, as well as glazing application. We analyze the role and development of the visual arts in past and present cultures throughout the world, noting human diversity as it relates to the visual arts and artists.


Available: 3
$ 160.00
Summer Art Camp II, July 6-10 , 3:30-5:30PM: Getting Centered-Non-Member
Monday-Friday, July 6-10, 3:30-5:30PM
$150/$160 plus $10 materials
Ages 9-17
Getting Centered with Jen Hennig. 
Ever had the chance to get centered? This is a class for older kids who want the chance to learn how to throw on the potter's wheel,  or need more practice with assistance. Come find the zen of being in the zone with the wheel! This is a very process oriented class in which instruction and practice are employed rigorously. Centering on the potter's wheel is instructed, and various forms may be constructed as skill will allow, as well as glazing application. We analyze the role and development of the visual arts in past and present cultures throughout the world, noting human diversity as it relates to the visual arts and artists.


Available: 2
$ 170.00
Summer Art Camp II, July 6-10, 9:30AM- 12PM: Planet Earth- Member
Monday-Friday, July 6-10, 9:30AM- 12PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Planet Earth: Reuse, Recycle, Recreate! with Brenda Berg
Come explore a variety of art forms using recycled materials and other salvaged media to magically create exciting brand new art pieces. Campers will learn about the environment and how their art can help save the planet.

Available: 8
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp II, July 6-10, 9:30AM- 12PM: Planet Earth- Non-Member
Monday-Friday, July 6-10, 9:30AM- 12 PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Planet Earth: Reuse, Recycle, Recreate! with Brenda Berg
Come explore a variety of art forms using recycled materials and other salvaged media to magically create exciting brand new art pieces. Campers will learn about the environment and how their art can help save the planet.

Available: 5
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp III, July 20-24, 12:30-3PM: Make A Friend Out of Clay-Member
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 12:30-3 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Make a New Friend Out of Clay! with Jennifer Hennig
Ever want to make a bigger sculpture out of clay but never had enough time? Well now you do, if you take this class.  We will make a sculpture in a week using a variety of methods but all out of clay. Careful attention to structural integrity will be encouraged for the survival of your friend. Make a new friend in a week!

Available: 8
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp III, July 20-24, 12:30-3PM: Make A Friend Out of Clay-NonMember
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 12:30-3 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Make a New Friend Out of Clay! with Jennifer Hennig
Ever want to make a bigger sculpture out of clay but never had enough time? Well now you do, if you take this class.  We will make a sculpture in a week using a variety of methods but all out of clay. Careful attention to structural integrity will be encouraged for the survival of your friend. Make a new friend in a week!

Available: 8
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp III, July 20-24, 3:30-5:30PM: Steampunkery - Member
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 3:30-5:30PM
$160/$170 plus $20 materials
Ages 10-high school
Full Steam Ahead: Steampunkery with Brenda Berg
Explore a variety of sculptural and wearable steampunk art forms using recycled and other salvaged materials  to magically create exciting brand new art. Campers will blend the steam powered Victorian-era mad scientist-adventure with contemporary art practices while learning about the environment and how their art can help save the planet. Campers will examine literature, artworks and films that have influenced the steampunk movement.


Available: 8
$ 180.00
Summer Art Camp III, July 20-24, 3:30-5:30PM: Steampunkery - Non-Member
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 3:30-5:30PM
$160/$170 plus $20 materials
Ages 10-high school
Full Steam Ahead: Steampunkery with Brenda Berg
Explore a variety of sculptural and wearable steampunk art forms using recycled and other salvaged materials  to magically create exciting brand new art. Campers will blend the steam powered Victorian-era mad scientist-adventure with contemporary art practices while learning about the environment and how their art can help save the planet. Campers will examine literature, artworks and films that have influenced the steampunk movement.


Available: 7
$ 190.00
Summer Art Camp III, July 20-24, 9:30AM-12:00PM: Drawing & Sculpting-Member
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 9:30 am-12:00 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Drawing and Sculpting Creatures with Lori Wilson
In this class we will use are imaginations to create new creatures. We will draw using our imaginations then sculpt critters using recycled and found objects. Learn to use art supplies and found objects in new ways.


Available: 8
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp III, July 20-24, 9:30AM-12:00PM: Drawing & Sculpting-Non-Member
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 9:30 am-12:00 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
Drawing and Sculpting Creatures with Lori Wilson
In this class we will use are imaginations to create new creatures. We will draw using our imaginations then sculpt critters using recycled and found objects. Learn to use art supplies and found objects in new ways.


Available: 7
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp IV, Aug 3-7, 12:30PM-3PM: High Flying Masterpieces-Member
Monday-Friday, Aug 3-7, 12:30-3 PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
All a-Flutter Afternoon with Lori Wilson
Come soar with us as we create sculptures that fly. Have you ever wanted to make kites and paper airplanes? Join us for this fun filled class where students will use paper, and plastic materials to create things that we can fly. Come prepared to sculpt, paint and decorate some highflying masterpieces.


Available: 8
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp IV, Aug 3-7, 12:30PM-3PM: High Flying Masterpiecesi-Non-Member
Monday-Friday, Aug 3-7, 12:30-3 PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
All a-Flutter Afternoon with Lori Wilson
Come soar with us as we create sculptures that fly. Have you ever wanted to make kites and paper airplanes? Join us for this fun filled class where students will use paper, and plastic materials to create things that we can fly. Come prepared to sculpt, paint and decorate some highflying masterpieces.


Available: 8
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp IV, Aug 3-7, 9:30AM- 12PM: Intro to Guitar-Member
Monday-Friday, Aug 3-7, 9:30AM- 12PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
9:30 am-12:15 pm:  Dreams Take Flight: Intro to Guitar with Amanda West
Let the guitar become your new best friend in this playful and welcoming week for beginning musicians. We will explore fundamental music concepts (rhythm, melody, harmony), while laying the foundation of guitar basics including tuning, strumming, tablature and chords. Come prepared to play games, make friends, and expand your talents in a safe and supportive environment. Students should bring their own guitars or contact the instructor before camp to find one. No previous experience is required, though previous students are welcome to return for new inspiration and expansion of their skills. The class will be tailored to meet individual student's needs.


Available: 8
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp IV, Aug 3-7, 9:30AM- 12PM: Intro to Guitar-Non-Member
Monday-Friday, Aug 3-7, 9:30AM- 12PM
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 6-12
9:30 am-12:15 pm:  Dreams Take Flight: Intro to Guitar with Amanda West
Let the guitar become your new best friend in this playful and welcoming week for beginning musicians. We will explore fundamental music concepts (rhythm, melody, harmony), while laying the foundation of guitar basics including tuning, strumming, tablature and chords. Come prepared to play games, make friends, and expand your talents in a safe and supportive environment. Students should bring their own guitars or contact the instructor before camp to find one. No previous experience is required, though previous students are welcome to return for new inspiration and expansion of their skills. The class will be tailored to meet individual student's needs.


Available: 7
$ 175.00
Summer Art Camp IV, August 3-7, 3:30-5:30PM: Cartooning & Comics, Member
Monday-Friday, August 3-7, 3:30-5:30 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 11-17
Cartooning and Comics with MAC's new illustrator Brian Bowes



Available: 8
$ 165.00
Summer Art Camp IV, August 3-7, 3:30-5:30PM: Cartooning & Comics, Non-Member
Monday-Friday, August 3-7, 3:30-5:30 pm
$150/$160 plus $15 materials
Ages 11-17
Cartooning and Comics with MAC's new illustrator Brian Bowes



Available: 8
$ 175.00
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