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Summer Camp

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Inspired by special exhibitions and our permanent collection, each week of camp is full of fun activities in the gallery, hands-on programs in the studio, games and lots of time to play. Activities are planned so that you can sign up for half or full days. Please bring nut free, litterless snacks and lunch. Register here.

Full Day Camp – 9am to 4:30pm, $180 Members/ $195 Non-Members
Half Day Camp – 9am to 12:30pm or 1pm to 4:30pm, $90 Members/ $100 Non-Members
Unless otherwise noted


  • Mini-Camp for Tots (ages 2 to 4) - July 4 to July 7

    9:30AM-10:30AM, $35 MEMBERS | $45 NON-MEMBERS
    Do you have a budding young artist? Preschoolers and caregivers will discover the amazing possibilities of painting, drawing, sculpting and much more while creating two-dimensional and three-dimensional artworks inspired by gallery exhibitions.

  • Mini-Camp for Minis (ages 4 to 6) - July 4 to July 7

    1PM-4PM,$50 MEMBERS | $60 NON-MEMBERS
    This fun and playful camp will encourage creativity and imagination in young learners.
    Inspired by imaginative play, we will create wearable art such as capes, masks and more! We will solve puzzles, play games and go on a scavenger hunt!

  • Photography Camp (ages 5 to 10) - July 10 to July 14

    9AM-4:30PM
    Junior photographers will use disposable cameras both inside and outside the Gallery to find inspiration. In the studio, we will experiment with photo transfers, photo manipulation, collage and more!

  • Play All Day Camp (ages 5 to 10) - July 17 to July 21

    9AM-4:30PM
    This fun and playful camp will encourage creativity and imagination in young learners. Inspired by imaginative play, we will create wearable art, solve puzzles, play games and go on a scavenger hunt!

  • The Big Draw Camp (ages 5 to 10) - July 24 to July 28

    9AM-4:30PM,
    Explore basic drawing techniques through games and creative artmaking techniques.
    Experiment with traditional drawing materials such as pencils, charcoal, pastels and conte to make fun and exciting contemporary artworks with animal, landscape and portrait themes!

  • Splash, Splatter, and Spray Camp (ages 5 to 10) - July 31 to August 4

    9AM-4:30PM,
    This camp is filled with fun for young artists who like to get messy! Drip, spray and splatter paint to create colourful abstract artworks inspired by real and imaginary worlds. We will also use ink, acrylic and watercolour paint to make action and resist paintings, gelli-plate prints and more!

    This camp in now full. If you’d like to be put on a waiting list please contact Jennifer Treleaven at jtreleaven@rmg.on.ca


  • Emerging Artist Youth Camp (ages 11 to 14) - August 8 - August 11

    10AM-3PM, $135 MEMBERS | $150 NON-MEMBERS
    This camp challenges young emerging artists to think creatively and take risks. Artists will explore their imagination by experimenting with new techniques and materials to create unique contemporary two and three-dimensional artworks.

  • Mural Design Camp (ages 5 to 10) - August 14 to August 18

    9AM-4:30PM
    Using our big imaginations, we will create big art! Experiment with paints, prints, sculptures and collage materials to design and make larger than life artworks. Artists will create BIG art individually and as a team.

  • Makers and Creators Camp (ages 5 to 10) - August 21 to August 25 25

    9AM-4:30PM
    This camp is for future engineers, inventors and innovators! We will transform the studio into a construction site as we design and mold art materials to create inspiring artworks. We will build dioramas, armatures, playgrounds, buildings, and more!

  • Dyes and Design Camp (ages 5 to 10) - August 28 to September 1

    9AM-4:30PM
    Calling all designers! Using textiles as inspiration, campers will stamp, print and dye t-shirts and other fabrics. Explore, pattern, colour and textures to create fantastic wearable art and other contemporary artworks!