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Fontana Arts Camp at Art Depot & Steelworkers' Auditorium

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June 14 - July 30
Fontana Art Depot & Steelworker's Auditorium
M - F | 9am- 5pm | 7-12 Yrs

Get ready to be creative! Fun & creativity meet in Fontana's summer Art Camp focusing on both visual and performing art instruction in exciting week long sessions! Campers will get to do hands-on art projects, creative writing and drawing, learn acting techniques, and have a blast as they enjoy dance and music fundamentals! There will also be weekly swim time.            

  • Week 1- June 14-18 - Creative Creatures
  • Week 2- June 21-25- Underwater Adventures
  • Week 3- June 28-July 2- Art Around the World
  • Week 4- July 5- July 9- Art with the Stars
  • Week 5- July 12-July 16- Science & Art Collide
  • Week 6- July 19-23- Art-rageous Spirit Week
  • Week 7- July 26-30- Fantasy Art                    

Please visit to register or email with any questions or for additional information.                                        

Artists in Action

Graphic Design with Kat Gonzalez - Learn how to make an animated GIF of a yummy burger!

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Bookbinding with Barbara Guerra-Torres-  Enjoy learning in this fun and easy guide into this beautiful craft.

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 Upcoming Events 

 Paint Nights  (In-person & Virtual options)                                                                                                                                                 

  • Friday, August 20 @ 6:00pm-7:30pm: Kid's Paint Night - (Ages 5-12)   

Please click here for more information or to register for these upcoming events. *Paint nights are $7 per participant, materials provided. Make & Create is $5 per participant, materials provided.                                                                                   

Chalk It Up!

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Have fun and get creative with chalk! We invite the community to show off their sidewalk chalk art and submit a photo of it for a chance to win gift card prizes and be featured on our arts webpage! There will be two age categories youth (ages 1-17) and adult (18 & older). Create a beautiful work of chalk and submit a photo for your chance to win! Once registered we will send full guidelines and entry procedure.

Please click here for more information or to register starting August 16.      


Imagination Studio Art Lesson

Register now for a fun custom art activity lesson by registering for Imagination Studio! Choose a theme or a medium (acrylic paint, watercolor, chalk pastel, impasto or air dry clay) and we will create a fun and educational art activity.

These one-on-one or small group virtual lessons are open to all ages and run between 45 - 50 minutes, and will include art materials, live instruction via Google Meet or in-person,  and fun and education art activities for registered participants. 

Imagination Studio requires a paid pre-registration fee of $6 and date/time will be made by appointment. Art materials will be provided for the event. * For virtual sessions-  Art material pickup information and virtual event login details will be distributed to registered participants prior to  event.  

Please click here for more information or to register.                                                                                                                                                                                                           

 Fontana's Talent Showcase Video            

Thank you to all of our talented contestants who entered and showcased their talents. Congratulations to the winners in each of the age categories!                                                               

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 Art Immersive Experiences

  1. Virtual Art Gallery
  2. Artist Exhibit Interviews
  3. Kid's Art Corner
  4. Art Activities and Lessons
  5. Previous Fontana Art Program Highlights

 Professional Artists Highlighted Work

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Featured Artist Spotlight 

  1. Photography
  2. Abstract & Pour Painting 
  3. Oil & Mixed Media
  4. Watercolor
  5. Ink & Oil
  6. Watercolor & Gauche 
  7. Sculptures and murals

Spotlight Artist is Luther Fore

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Spotlight Artist is Thunderbachs (C.A. Bethel ) 

Here is some recently uncovered original photographic work from an old archive as well as one of his map pieces :

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For more information about facilities, programs, events, exhibits, or classes, contact us at (909) 349-6979 or email Fontana Arts.