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ArtSea Jr: Ages 9-12

Must have completed 3rd grade and turn 9 by June 1st

Pack up your paintbrushes and head to the beach for a week of artistic fun. Explore our coastal marine habitats while learning how to sketch skates, paint puffers, carve crabs and much, much more. Come study art in one of the best studios that mother nature provides - the sea!

Field excursions include:

  • Trips to beach, marsh, fouling community, aquarium, Center for Marine Science and more

Highlights include:

  • Meet local artists; create environmentally inspired art for your portfolio using different mediums; participate in a gallery showing on Friday; explore a variety of marine habitats; introductory kayaking.

 Program Dates and Tuition

Day of Week:

Monday - Friday


8 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. 

Pick up Friday at 12:00 p.m.

Staff / Child Ratio:

Location: UNCW Campus - drop off at Isaac Bear parking lot
Summer 2015 Dates: TBD, Will be posted Fall 2014
Tuition: TBD, Will be posted Fall 2014
Gender: Co-ed

Click here for tuition payment plan information

Program Registration

You must register by 5:00pm the Tuesday before your program is to begin.

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