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Join Destination Imagination and the University of Tennessee for a ground-breaking summer experience sure to unleash your creativity! Problem solve, design and innovate while collaborating with a team to develop solutions to dynamic challenges. Put your critical thinking abilities to the test and unleash your true potential through this unforgettable summer opportunity!

Camp Creativity – Knoxville
(Grades 4-7, rising)

Course # 14SUK380 Fee: $225
Mon.-Fri., 7/21/2014-7/25/2014, 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM, 5 classes
UT Conference Center, downtown Knoxville
Note: Extended care to 5:30 PM is available for an additional $25.
You’ll need to be able to understand and speak some English in
order to effectively communicate with your team.

Camp Creativity – Nashville
(Grades 4-7, rising)

Course # 14SUN380 Fee: $225
Mon.-Fri., 6/23/2014-6/27/2014, 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM, 5 classes
Woodland Middle School, Nashville, Tenn.
Note: Extended care to 5:30 PM is available for an additional $25.
You’ll need to be able to understand and speak some English in
order to effectively communicate with your team.


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Got Talent? Beginning Acting
and Theatre Games
(Grades 4-6, rising)

This camp is filled with a series of high energy, interactive theatre games. We’ll use creative dance, vocal exercises, and improvisational games to create a very special piece of original performance art. During the week we’ll also create an ensemble piece of theatre using the Growtowski and Stanislavsky methods as well as Viola Spolin’s Theatre Games for the Classroom. Acting experience is helpful but not required. Instructor: Ajeet Khalsa.
Course # 14SU341 Fee: $109
Mon.-Fri., 6/2/2014-6/6/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Jessie Harris Bldg.

Got Talent? Beginning Acting
and Theatre Games
(Grades 7-8, rising)

This camp is filled with a series of high energy, comedic and interactive theatre games. We’ll work on script development, creative dance, vocal exercises, and improvisational games. During the week we’ll also create a very special piece of original performance art, plotting our work based on the Growtowski and Stanislavsky methods of physical theatre as well as Viola Spolin’s Theatre Games for the Classroom. Acting experience and writing skills will be helpful. Instructor: Ajeet Khalsa.
Course # 14SU341-1 Fee: $109
Mon.-Fri., 6/9/2014-6/13/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Jessie Harris Bldg.

Cool Crafts
(Grades 4-9, rising)

Spend the week being a studio artist by creating fun and functional objects! Activities will include wax resist painting, printmaking, and sculpting. We’ll start each class with some warm-up drawing activities and then proceed to our main projects. We’ll also take short walks around the art building for inspiration and to collect natural objects for our artwork. Some of the activities will get messy, so you may want to bring an oversized T-shirt, smock, or apron. Instructor: Holly Milner-Boos.
Course # 14SU831 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/2/2014-6/6/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Course # 14SU831-1 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/16/2014-6/20/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Art from Around the World NEW
(Grades 4-6, rising)

Join us and learn about artwork and cultures from all seven continents! Each day we’ll take a journey around the globe and through history as we learn to use different art techniques to create unique artwork. From the ancient art of Japanese printmaking to the Chilean invention of the rainstick, you’ll use a variety of mediums in this fun and creative cultural experience. Instructor: Stephanie Lundy.
Course # 14SU781 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/2/2014-6/6/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Course # 14SU781-1 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/16/2014-6/20/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 321

Course # 14SU781-2 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 7/7/2014-7/11/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Cool & Creative Art NEW
(Grades 4-9, rising)

Let your imagination grow in this exciting camp as we explore four creative and unique types of art! You’ll learn to make mosaic art from eggshells, a freestanding wire sculpture, a modern version of the ancient bark art, and a sculpture formed by quilling. You’ll exhibit your own craftsmanship and personality in each art piece you create and have a blast exploring different forms of art. Instructor: Jeanne Hardin.
Course # 14SU787 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/2/2014-6/6/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 321

Creating UpCycled Jewelry and Accessories
(Grades 4-9, rising)

Spend the week being a studio artist by creating fun and functional objects that you can wear! You’ll create a variety of jewelry and accessories—each piece containing a recycled or found element—and you’ll learn to upcycle articles of clothing, transforming them into something you’ll be proud to wear. We’ll take short walks around the art building for inspiration and to collect natural objects for our creations. Some of the activities will get messy, so you may want to bring an oversized T-shirt, smock, or apron. Instructor: Holly Milner-Boos.
Course # 14SU951 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/9/2014-6/13/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Course # 14SU951-1 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/23/2014-6/27/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Playing with Poetry
(Grades 7-9, rising)

Do you love to read and write poetry? Join us in this fun and informative camp where you’ll get to read works by many great authors and create your own poetry in a safe, positive environment with others who share your passion for literature. Bring a notebook, a pen, and your ideas! Instructor: Stephanie Dugger.
Course # 14SU952 Fee: $109
Mon.-Fri., 6/9/2014-6/13/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Humanities and Social Sciences Bldg., Room 113

Fun with Fiction
(Grades 7-9, rising)

In this exciting, adventurous camp you’ll put your hopes, secrets, and fears into writing and learn valuable writing techniques that’ll help you for the rest of your life. Come meet new people and share your work with a supportive audience. Bring a notebook, a pen, and your ideas! Instructor: Stephanie Dugger.
Course # 14SU375 Fee: $109
Mon.-Fri., 6/9/2014-6/13/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Humanities and Social Sciences Bldg., Room 113

Animal Art
(Grades 4-6, rising)

Join us as we explore the animal world through art! You’ll create animals using a variety of techniques and mediums; so, be prepared to get creative and messy. We’ll use paper maché to make large farm animals and clay to create miniature cartoon animals, and you’ll also create animals out of fabric and a functional kite from paper. From the farmlands to the plains of Africa, you can turn your favorite animals into a work of art in this fun, creative camp. Instructor: Stephanie Lundy.
Course # 14SU782 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/23/2014-6/27/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Course # 14SU782-1 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 7/14/2014-7/18/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Draw, Paint, Print! NEW
In this camp you’ll learn the disciplines of drawing, painting, and printmaking. We’ll draw still lifes and landscapes, and you’ll learn color theory as you paint as well as basic art design terminology. Some activities may get messy, so please bring a smock or old T-shirt.
Instructor: Stacy Jacobs.
Grades 4-7, rising
Course # 14SU784 Fee: $129
Mon.-Fri., 6/23/2014-6/27/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 321

Grades 8-12, rising
Course # 14SU784-1 Fee: $129
Mon.-Fri., 6/23/2014-6/27/2014, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 321

Crazy Confections! Birthday/Specialty/Wedding Cakes
(Grades 7-12, rising)

Discover the skills needed for creating beautiful, fun cakes! In this camp you’ll learn how to bake, layer, decorate, and finish a cake for any event. We’ll introduce you to the world of baking while teaching valuable lessons in safety and technique. A set of beginner decorating tips is included. Instructor: Shona House.
Course # 14SU835 Fee: $219
Mon.-Fri., 6/23/2014-6/27/2014, 8:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Conference Center, downtown Knoxville

Creative Challenge NEW
(Grades 6-9, rising)

Throughout this camp we’ll explore the surprising artistic and creative possibilities of materials such as paper, string, and plastic. Activities will include paper tricks and crafts, string art, soap carving, and shrinky dinks. Each day will end with a challenge to take the techniques we’ve learned and create something new. Instructor: Heather Booth.
Course # 14SU779 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 7/14/2014-7/18/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 129

Zumba Kids NEW
(Grades 4-6, rising)

In this camp you’ll learn basic dance steps for salsa, samba, cumbia, mambo, reggaeton, and merengue. We’ll integrate these different dances with hip-hop and martial arts moves to create kid-friendly Zumba routines and get our hearts pumping! We’ll also present a showcase at the end of the week for parents to come and see what we’ve learned as we perform our top three dances.
Instructor: Crystal Dougan.
Course # 14SU785 Fee: $109
Mon.-Fri., 7/14/2014-7/18/2014, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Conference Center, downtown Knoxville

Cool & Creative Painting NEW
(Grades 4-9, rising)

Let your imagination grow as we explore four creative and distinctive types of painting! Your vocabulary and knowledge of painting will expand as you complete a nature-themed painting using tissue, an impressionistic painting, a scene created with both oil pastels and watercolors, and a painting using Q-tips and bleach. Each day we’ll begin a new journey through the world of art, creating a fun and unique experience. Instructor: Jeanne Hardin.
Course # 14SU788 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 7/14/2014-7/18/2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 classes
UT Art & Architecture Bldg., Room 321


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