2024 Twin Cities Summer Camps: Art Camps

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Find art camps for young artists in the Twin Cities Area featuring favorite activities and teaching new skills with a wide range of topics, including ceramicscraftsoil painting and more.


Start planning your child’s best 2024 Twin Cities Summer Camps experience by perusing our list of programs offered this year. Check back often. We’ll keep updating Twin Cities area listings as information comes our way. 

This  guide is brought to you by our participating Summer Camp Partners.


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Appleberry’s Attic

Appleberry’s Attic, 11942 Woodbine St NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55433-1632
Morning and afternoon sessions for ages 7+. 2024 TBA. $175/half-day.


2613 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406
Full day art camp options plus extended care for grades K-12. 2024 TBA. $78-$389.


1459 St. Clair Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105
2023 Passport to Egypt and Turkey and Camp Create for Teens ages 13+. One-week youth summer art camps for ages 4-12. 2024 TBA. $225-$350. 

ARTrageous Adventures 

2121 W 21st St, Minneapolis, MN 55405
Featuring school age art programs. Camps are half-day or full-day. Three 1-week programs for ages 5-11. 2024 TBA. $200-$400.

Discovering U

University of Minnesota Youth Programs, 123 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
Hands-on arts camps held on campus with fine arts topics like art and yoga, clay and painting. Presented by UofM RECWELL. 2024 TBA. $389-$444.

Film North Summer Camp

550 Vandalia St #120, St Paul, MN 55114
One week interactive film camps including filmmaking basics, animation, screenwriting, music video production, photography and on camera acting. Ages 10-17.  2024 TBA 1. $195-$240.

FOCI Minnesota Center for Glass Arts

213 Snelling Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Youth Glass Camp is a five-day camp for kids ages 9-12 and Teen Glassblowing & Flameworking Camps are for ages 13-17. 2024 TBA. All camps are $575/session.

Great River School Summer Camp 

1326 Energy Park Dr, St Paul, MN 55108
Summer camps offered as weekly sessions, Mon-Thurs for ages pre-K to grade 12. Most art camps are for pre-K to K-aged kids. Half-day morning or afternoon options and full-day option. 2024 TBA. $150-$250.

Leonardo’s Basement

New location in Prospect Park neighborhood of Minneapolis – 2  Malcolm Ave SE 55414
Full and half-day art workshops for ages 6-17 from June through August, mixing engineering, art, and technology. Camps run 2024 TBA.

Loft Literary Center 

Open Book, 1011 S Washington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55415
Themed summer creative writing classes for kids. Grades 1-9 full day & grades 10-12 half day. 2024 TBA. $200-$518/class.

MCAD Youth Summer Camps

2501 Stevens Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Camp inspires kids’ self-expression, encourages creativity, and instills an excitement for learning. Ages 6–12. 2024 TBA. $186+.

Northern Clay Center 

2424 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406
Campers attend half-day or full-day summer camps exploring clay through wheel-throwing or sculpture building. Also offering some camps at Minnesota Children’s Museum. Ages 6 & up. 2024 TBA. $190/half-day camps, $350/full day. (Limited scholarships available, see website for application process).

Potekglass Studio 

2505 NE Howard St C, Minneapolis, MN 55418
Kids Glass & Art Summer Camp sessions. 2024 TBA.

Studio Seven Art Camp 

708 N 1st St # Cr30, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Full-day painting and drawing classes, 8:30am-5pm. Plus swimming and field trips. Ages 7-17. $680 per session. 2024 TBA

Textile Center Fiber Art Camp

3000 University Ave SE #100, Minneapolis, MN 55414
Summer camps for kids ages 7-16. 2024 TBA

Wonderland Creative Center: “Explore the Art of Greece”

Seward Neighborhood, Minneapolis 55406
Campers learn outdoors about art, nature, world cultures and art history. Ages 6-12. 2024 TBA. $370. Teens 13-18 can pay $80 to intern at this camp.


Franconia Sculpture Park

29836 St Croix Trail N, Shafer, MN 55074
Franconia Sculpture Park hosts three weeks of summer camps for kids ages 8-13. They offer a safe, fun, and inspiring space for youth to create, engage, and explore. All camps are focused on sculpture and contemporary art where students can explore creating with different mediums, developing critical thinking skills while exploring new material and methods. Sessions run 12pm-4pm. $225/week. 2024 TBA

North Suburban Center for the Arts 

110 77th Way NE, Fridley, MN 55432
Kids Art Camp offers week long sessions for children in grades pre-K through 8. Morning or afternoon sessions. 2024 TBA. $125/week.

Rumriver Art Center

2665 4th Ave #103, Anoka, MN 55303
5-day morning camps and 4-day afternoon camps run all summer. Themes include animal drawing, polymer clay, anime sketchbook and mosaic stained. Camps are for ages 5-17. Sessions run June 10-August 30, 2024. $125-$140/session.



Bloomington Center for the Arts, 1800 W Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington, MN 55431
Four sessions of weeklong camps in a variety of art mediums for grades K-12. 2024 TBA. Registration traditionally opens in March.

Color Me Mine 

3324 Promenade Ave. #100, Eagan, Minnesota 55121
Choose from five themed day camps for ages 7-11.  10am-2pm. Sign up for one or all of them! 2024 TBA. $75.00.


Bruentrup Heritage Farm 

2170 County Rd D E, Maplewood, MN 55109
The historic site presents 
Farm-to-Table, Hmong Language, and Arts on the Farm Day Camps for grades 1-6. Plus a culinary camp for teens. 2024 TBA. $220-$330

The Phipps Summer Art Camp

109 Locust St, Hudson, WI 54016
Partial-day and full-day classes offered weekly in drawing, painting, sculpture, pottery, art & nature, and more, as well as theater productions and dance. Serves kids ages 3-18. Seven weeks of sessions run 2024 TBA. $57-$209 per week.


children posing with the paintings

Eden Prairie Art Center

7650 Equitable Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Join us at the EP Art Center for Destination Fun this summer! Camps for ages 6 – 15 in a variety of media, from clay to fused glass to public art and more! Monday-Friday half day and all day options available for ages 6-15. 2024 TBA. Cost varies $125-300/week. Split payment available for all summer camps.

Edina Art Center

Fred Richards Park, 4400 Parklawn Ave, Edina, MN 55435
Edina Art Center staff will be running weekly four-day camps throughout the summer featuring a different theme each week. Camps run from 9am-1pm, lunch provided by camper. Additionally, there are Summer Art Intensives for ages 12-17 at the Edina Art Center. 2024 TBA. $175/day camps, $250/intensives.

Minnetonka Center for the Arts 

2240 N Shore Dr, Wayzata, MN 55391
Summer Arts Camp provides cultural enrichment and visual arts opportunities in all media throughout the summer to children ages 5-15. Half and full day options for youngest artists and sampler classes are available. All classes are 3 hours long. 2024 TBA, $49/single day classes, $196-$255/week-long.

Perpich Arts High School Summer Camp

6125 Olson Memorial Hwy, Golden Valley, MN 55422
A 5 Day Camp is held for grades 6-10.  There are two weeks to choose from: the week of 2024 TBA.


8 Metro Area parks: Caponi Art Park, Caron Park, French Regional Park, Moir Park, Nine Mile/Oak Grove Park, Station 24, Theodore Wirth Park, Tony Schmidt Regional Park and West Bush Lake Park.
This program seeks to re-inspire creative outdoor play with city-bound youth in uniquely play-focused arts workshops plus tactical and theatrical camps. Camps are designed for mixed-age participation, ages 8-18. 11 sessions of full-day camps (9am-3pm). Tuition: $445/week. 2024 TBA.

Kidcreate Studio 

7918 Mitchell Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55344
1785 Radio Dr. Suite F, Woodbury , MN 55125
Full, half-day or one-day mini-camp options and extended lunch hour sessions for ages 3-12. 2024 TBA. $85/one-day, $120-$160/multi-day.


1023 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343 
860 W 78th St, Chanhassen, MN 55317
Full of creating and playing. Themes include Toy Testing, Iggy Peck Architect, Build A Fort, Doc McStuffins, Super Hero, Princess-Fairy-Unicorn, Ninja Spy. 2024 TBA. $119.

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This article contains paid and free submitted entries of summer camps. These camps have been collected as a convenience to parents seeking summer camp options and are for informational purposes only. Inclusion does not constitute an endorsement or an approval by Family Fun Twin Cities.

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