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Cheekwood Summer Camp
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThrough exciting art projects and stories inspired by the gardens, this special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions. Activate your senses on daily nature walks, and experiment with different art-making materials each week. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Bugs and Blooms
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Bugs and BloomsIn this all-time favorite class, campers will explore Cheekwood’s gardens to find artistic inspiration before venturing into the studio to make their own crafts and creatures. Campers will learn about insects, plants and bugs in the gardens in addition to creating beautiful artwork. This class combines time outdoors, weather permitting, with time in the studio. Please Note: This is an art camp and campers will not handle any insects.

Let's Paint!
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Let's Paint!Explore the fundamentals of paint and learn about different styles of painting using tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint. Practice new techniques, mix colors, experiment, and have a blast expressing yourself!
Clay Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.
STEAM: Design Your Own Storybook House
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11+
STEAM: Design Your Own Storybook HouseUsing children’s storybooks as inspiration and based on Cheekwood’s Storybook Houses, campers will construct their own whimsical houses. From developing a concept influenced by their favorite book to designing and building it, campers will learn the many steps that contribute to a great design.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Garden Sprouts
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Garden SproutsTime to play in the dirt! In this interactive introduction to the garden, campers will discover soil, seeds, the plant life cycle and the many wonders of the natural world. Through hands-on activities, campers will create garden art, conduct science experiments and cultivate a love of nature and gardening. Campers will spend time outdoors, weather permitting, in addition to time in the classroom.

Mighty Masters
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Mighty MastersDiscover master artists and explore their unique art forms! From Van Gogh and Pollock to Warhol and Chihuly, mighty masters will create their own masterpieces using paint, collage and sculpture.
Comics and Cartoons
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Comics and CartoonsGive your drawings a comical spin, explore concepts and characters, and create your own comics and cartoons. Students will learn how to incorporate the basics of drawing into these art forms through storyboards, self-portraits, anime, and more.

Printmaking
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
PrintmakingExperience all things printmaking! Create your own monoprints, relief prints and experiment with stamping using a variety of techniques. One day of each session will feature a visit from the printmakers of Hatch Show Print, a historic 137-year-old print shop located in downtown Nashville.
Clay Fundamentals
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11+
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Bugs and Blooms
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Let's Paint!
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Garden Sprouts
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Mighty Masters
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Comics and Cartoons
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Printmaking
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • STEAM: Design Your Own Storybook House
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThis special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions with art projects, stories, activities in the gardens, nature walks, and more. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Garden Sprouts
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Garden SproutsDiscover the many wonders of the natural world! Cultivate a love of nature and gardening through exploration, experiments and art. We will plant seeds and explore their parts, learn about the life cycle of plants, search for garden critters on nature walks, and create art projects inspired by the garden. Campers will spend time outdoors, weather permitting, in addition to time in the classroom.

Introduction to Clay
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Introduction to ClayExplore the exciting world of clay! Campers will expand their imagination and practice a variety of hand building and sculpting techniques, as well as learn to glaze and fire their own ceramic work. Please note that students will not work on the pottery wheel during this class.
Textile Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Textile FundamentalsExplore the basics of the fascinating world of textile art. From creating woven wall hangings to making wearable items, campers will work with a wide range of media including fabrics, paints, dyes, fibers and yarn.
Painting Techniques
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11+
Painting TechniquesWhether you are a practiced artist or picking up a paintbrush for the first time, this class is the perfect opportunity to develop new skills. Experiment with tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint while practicing brushwork, mixing colors, and applying paint on different surfaces.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Earth Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Earth ArtExplore Cheekwood’s gardens and forage for found art materials in this environmentally-focused class. While learning about the colors and shapes found in nature, campers will create one of a kind works of art with natural materials from the environment.

Studio Sampler
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Studio SamplerCalling all budding artists! Working with a variety of materials, campers will sample a wide array of art processes including painting, collage and sculpture. This camp offers the perfect chance to try out several different mediums and discover new ways to express your unique creativity.
Clay Fundamentals
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.

Painting Techniques
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Painting TechniquesWhether you are a practiced artist or picking up a paintbrush for the first time, this class is the perfect opportunity to develop new skills. Experiment with tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint while practicing brushwork, mixing colors, and applying paint on different surfaces.
Comics and Cartoons
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11+
Comics and CartoonsGive your drawings a comical spin, explore concepts and characters, and create your own comics and cartoons. Students will learn how to incorporate the basics of drawing into these art forms through storyboards, self-portraits, anime, and more.
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Garden Sprouts
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Introduction to Clay
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Earth Art
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Studio Sampler
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Textile Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Painting Techniques
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Painting Techniques
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Comics and Cartoons
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThis special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions with art projects, stories, activities in the gardens, nature walks, and more. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Plant the Seed
New!
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Plant the SeedDuring this camp, run jointly with Nashville non-profit Plant the Seed, campers will have the opportunity to engage in hands-on growing education as they save seeds, plant, and tend to a garden. Campers will gain science skills in every lesson, from learning about the composition of the soil in the garden to experimenting with chemistry as they cook and prepare food grown with their own hands.

Studio Sampler
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Studio SamplerCalling all budding artists! Working with a variety of materials, campers will sample a wide array of art processes including painting, collage and sculpture. This camp offers the perfect chance to try out several different mediums and discover new ways to express your unique creativity.
S.T.E.A.M.
New!
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages
S.T.E.A.M.Join us for a week of creative fun as we bring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math together. Come ready to think outside of the box as you design, build and experiment your way through unique activities and projects.
Clay Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11-15
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Bugs and Blooms
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Bugs and BloomsIn this all-time favorite class, campers will explore Cheekwood’s gardens to find artistic inspiration before venturing into the studio to make their own crafts and creatures. Campers will learn about insects, plants and bugs in the gardens in addition to creating beautiful artwork. This class combines time outdoors, weather permitting, with time in the studio. Please Note: This is an art camp and campers will not handle any insects.

Mighty Masters
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Mighty MastersDiscover master artists and explore their unique art forms! From Van Gogh and Pollock to Warhol and Chihuly, mighty masters will create their own masterpieces using paint, collage and sculpture.
Clay Fundamentals
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.

Painting Techniques
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Painting TechniquesCampers will explore numerous paint types, including tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint while learning the basics of primary and secondary colors. Students will work on their brushwork, mix colors, and experiment with ways to apply paint on different surfaces.
Stories & Tales
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11+
Stories & TalesThink green! Explore the world of creative reuse by taking recycled materials and reimagining them. Transform recyclables, toss-ables and art materials into masterpieces with the help of Turnip Green Creative reuse. 
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Plant the Seed
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Studio Sampler
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Bugs and Blooms
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Mighty Masters
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • S.T.E.A.M.
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Painting Techniques
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Stories & Tales
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThis special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions with art projects, stories, activities in the gardens, nature walks, and more. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Bugs and Blooms
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Bugs and BloomsIn this all-time favorite class, campers will explore Cheekwood’s gardens to find artistic inspiration before venturing into the studio to make their own crafts and creatures. Campers will learn about insects, plants and bugs in the gardens in addition to creating beautiful artwork. This class combines time outdoors, weather permitting, with time in the studio. Please Note: This is an art camp and campers will not handle any insects.

Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Reduce, Reuse, ReimagineThink green! Explore the world of creative reuse by taking recycled materials and reimagining them. Transform recyclables, toss-ables and art materials into masterpieces with the help of Turnip Green Creative reuse. 
Clay Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.
Storybook Illustrations
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11+
Storybook IllustrationsExplore the world of your favorite storybooks and the imagery that helps bring them to life. In this camp you will learn about the various types and techniques of illustration and put them to practice. Using famous storybooks as inspiration, campers will create one-of-a-kind-pieces of illustrative art work to take home.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Earth Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Earth ArtExplore Cheekwood’s gardens and forage for found art materials in this environmentally-focused class. While learning about the colors and shapes found in nature, campers will create one of a kind works of art with natural materials from the environment.

Introduction to Clay
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Introduction to ClayExplore the exciting world of clay! Campers will expand their imagination and practice a variety of hand building and sculpting techniques, as well as learn to glaze and fire their own ceramic work. Please note that students will not work on the pottery wheel during this class.
Comics and Cartoons
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Comics and CartoonsGive your drawings a comical spin, explore concepts and characters, and create your own comics and cartoons. Students will learn how to incorporate the basics of drawing into these art forms through storyboards, self-portraits, anime, and more.

Eco-Discovery
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Eco-DiscoveryLearn about nature and plant science by exploring and investigating the ecosystems in Cheekwood’s Gardens. Discover the plants and creatures that live in the gardens, ponds and woodlands while creating your own living ecosystem to take home. Campers will spend time outdoors weather permitting, collecting fallen items and investigating the ponds.
Painting Techniques
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11+
Painting TechniquesWhether you are a practiced artist or picking up a paintbrush for the first time, this class is the perfect opportunity to develop new skills. Experiment with tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint while practicing brushwork, mixing colors, and applying paint on different surfaces.
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Bugs and Blooms
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Earth Art
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Introduction to Clay
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Comics and Cartoons
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Eco-Discovery
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Storybook Illustrations
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Painting Techniques
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThis special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions with art projects, stories, activities in the gardens, nature walks, and more. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Garden Sprouts
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Garden SproutsDiscover the many wonders of the natural world! Cultivate a love of nature and gardening through exploration, experiments and art. We will plant seeds and explore their parts, learn about the life cycle of plants, search for garden critters on nature walks, and create art projects inspired by the garden. Campers will spend time outdoors, weather permitting, in addition to time in the classroom.

Studio Sampler
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Studio SamplerCalling all budding artists! Working with a variety of materials, campers will sample a wide array of art processes including painting, collage and sculpture. This camp offers the perfect chance to try out several different mediums and discover new ways to express your unique creativity.
Textile Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Textile FundamentalsExplore the basics of the fascinating world of textile art. From creating woven wall hangings to making wearable items, campers will work with a wide range of media including fabrics, paints, dyes, fibers and yarn.
Clay Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11-15
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch CareLunch Care
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch CareLunch Care
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch CareLunch Care
Bugs and Blooms
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Bugs and BloomsIn this all-time favorite class, campers will explore Cheekwood’s gardens to find artistic inspiration before venturing into the studio to make their own crafts and creatures. Campers will learn about insects, plants and bugs in the gardens in addition to creating beautiful artwork. This class combines time outdoors, weather permitting, with time in the studio. Please Note: This is an art camp and campers will not handle any insects.

Let's Paint!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Let's Paint!Explore the fundamentals of paint and learn about different styles of painting using tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint. Practice new techniques, mix colors, experiment, and have a blast expressing yourself!
Clay Fundamentals
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.

Printmaking
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
PrintmakingExperience all things printmaking! Create your own monoprints, relief prints and experiment with stamping using a variety of techniques. One day of each session will feature a visit from the printmakers of Hatch Show Print, a historic 137-year-old print shop located in downtown Nashville.
Creative Sketchbook
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11-15
Creative SketchbookStudents will create their own mixed media sketchbook as a document of their personal stories, experiences, and thoughts. Campers will enjoy Cheekwood’s beautiful grounds and express themselves through their artwork. Techniques addressed will be pen and ink drawing, watercolor painting, collage, photo transfer, and drawing on-site at Cheekwood.
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Garden Sprouts
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Studio Sampler
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Bugs and Blooms
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Let's Paint!
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Textile Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Printmaking
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Creative Sketchbook
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morning CareMorning Care
Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThis special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions with art projects, stories, activities in the gardens, nature walks, and more. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Introduction to Clay
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Introduction to ClayExplore the exciting world of clay! Campers will expand their imagination and practice a variety of hand building and sculpting techniques, as well as learn to glaze and fire their own ceramic work. Please note that students will not work on the pottery wheel during this class.

Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Reduce, Reuse, ReimagineThink green! Explore the world of creative reuse by taking recycled materials and reimagining them. Transform recyclables, toss-ables and art materials into masterpieces with the help of Turnip Green Creative reuse. 
Storybook Illustrations
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Storybook IllustrationsExplore the world of your favorite storybooks and the imagery that helps bring them to life. In this camp you will learn about the various types and techniques of illustration and put them to practice. Using famous storybooks as inspiration, campers will create one-of-a-kind-pieces of illustrative art work to take home.
Painting Techniques
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11+
Painting TechniquesWhether you are a practiced artist or picking up a paintbrush for the first time, this class is the perfect opportunity to develop new skills. Experiment with tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint while practicing brushwork, mixing colors, and applying paint on different surfaces.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Earth Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Earth ArtExplore Cheekwood’s gardens and forage for found art materials in this environmentally-focused class. While learning about the colors and shapes found in nature, campers will create one of a kind works of art with natural materials from the environment.

Mighty Masters
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Mighty MastersDiscover master artists and explore their unique art forms! From Van Gogh and Pollock to Warhol and Chihuly, mighty masters will create their own masterpieces using paint, collage and sculpture.
Clay Fundamentals
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.

Eco-Discovery
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Eco-DiscoveryLearn about nature and plant science by exploring and investigating the ecosystems in Cheekwood’s Gardens. Discover the plants and creatures that live in the gardens, ponds and woodlands while creating your own living ecosystem to take home. Campers will spend time outdoors weather permitting, collecting fallen items and investigating the ponds.
Stories & Tales
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11+
Stories & TalesThis writing camp combines reading, discussion, writing, and performance. We will read children’s stories in cultures around the world, including but not limited to folk tales, myths, epic poems, and so on. Students will improve reading, writing, and performance skills and also increase their confidence and poise in sharing their thoughts & talents with others
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Introduction to Clay
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Earth Art
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Mighty Masters
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Storybook Illustrations
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Eco-Discovery
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Painting Techniques
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Stories & Tales
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThis special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions with art projects, stories, activities in the gardens, nature walks, and more. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Plant the Seed
New!
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Plant the SeedDuring this camp, run jointly with Nashville non-profit Plant the Seed, campers will have the opportunity to engage in hands-on growing education as they save seeds, plant, and tend to a garden. Campers will gain science skills in every lesson, from learning about the composition of the soil in the garden to experimenting with chemistry as they cook and prepare food grown with their own hands.

Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Reduce, Reuse, ReimagineThink green! Explore the world of creative reuse by taking recycled materials and reimagining them. Transform recyclables, toss-ables and art materials into masterpieces with the help of Turnip Green Creative reuse. 
Clay Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsDiscover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all. No prior experience is necessary.
Creative Sketchbook
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11+
Creative SketchbookCreate your own sketchbook and fill it with art, personal stories, and your own thoughts or experiences. Enjoy Cheekwood’s beautiful grounds and express yourself with techniques like pen and ink drawing, watercolor painting, collage, photo transfer, and drawing.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Introduction to Clay
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Introduction to ClayExplore the exciting world of clay! Campers will expand their imagination and practice a variety of hand building and sculpting techniques, as well as learn to glaze and fire their own ceramic work. Please note that students will not work on the pottery wheel during this class.

Mighty Masters
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Mighty MastersDiscover master artists and explore their unique art forms! From Van Gogh and Pollock to Warhol and Chihuly, mighty masters will create their own masterpieces using paint, collage and sculpture.
Painting Techniques
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Painting TechniquesWhether you are a practiced artist or picking up a paintbrush for the first time, this class is the perfect opportunity to develop new skills. Experiment with tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint while practicing brushwork, mixing colors, and applying paint on different surfaces.

S.T.E.A.M.
New!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
S.T.E.A.M.Join us for a week of creative fun as we bring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math together. Come ready to think outside of the box as you design, build and experiment your way through unique activities and projects.
Printmaking
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11+
PrintmakingExperience all things printmaking! Create your own monoprints, relief prints and experiment with stamping using a variety of techniques. One day of each session will feature a visit from the printmakers of Hatch Show Print, a historic 137-year-old print shop located in downtown Nashville.
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Plant the Seed
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Introduction to Clay
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Mighty Masters
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Painting Techniques
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • S.T.E.A.M.
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Creative Sketchbook
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Printmaking
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Age 4 Ages 5-7 Ages 8-10 Ages 11-15
Morning Care
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Adventure Cheekwood
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Age 4
Adventure CheekwoodThis special camp will introduce your child to camper-only sessions with art projects, stories, activities in the gardens, nature walks, and more. All participants must be fully potty trained and 4 years old. There is no exception to this policy.
Let's Paint!
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Let's Paint!Explore the fundamentals of paint and learn about different styles of painting using tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint. Practice new techniques, mix colors, experiment, and have a blast expressing yourself!

Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Reduce, Reuse, ReimagineThink green! Explore the world of creative reuse by taking recycled materials and reimagining them. Transform recyclables, toss-ables and art materials into masterpieces with the help of Turnip Green Creative reuse. 
Clay Fundamentals
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Clay FundamentalsDiscover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all. No prior experience is necessary.
Printmaking
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages 11|+
PrintmakingExperience all things printmaking! Create your own monoprints, relief prints and experiment with stamping using a variety of techniques. One day of each session will feature a visit from the printmakers of Hatch Show Print, a historic 137-year-old print shop located in downtown Nashville.
Lunch Care
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Bugs and Blooms
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Bugs and BloomsIn this all-time favorite class, campers will explore Cheekwood’s gardens to find artistic inspiration before venturing into the studio to make their own crafts and creatures. Campers will learn about insects, plants and bugs in the gardens in addition to creating beautiful artwork. This class combines time outdoors, weather permitting, with time in the studio. Please Note: This is an art camp and campers will not handle any insects.

Studio Sampler
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 5-7
Studio SamplerCalling all budding artists! Working with a variety of materials, campers will sample a wide array of art processes including painting, collage and sculpture. This camp offers the perfect chance to try out several different mediums and discover new ways to express your unique creativity.
Painting Techniques
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Painting TechniquesWhether you are a practiced artist or picking up a paintbrush for the first time, this class is the perfect opportunity to develop new skills. Experiment with tempera, watercolor and acrylic paint while practicing brushwork, mixing colors, and applying paint on different surfaces.

Textile Fundamentals
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 8-10
Textile FundamentalsExplore the basics of the fascinating world of textile art. From creating woven wall hangings to making wearable items, campers will work with a wide range of media including fabrics, paints, dyes, fibers and yarn.
Clay Fundamentals
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ages 11-15
Clay FundamentalsCampers will discover the basics of hand building and throwing on the wheel. From learning the fundamentals and throwing their own cylinders, bowls, and plates to exploring underglazes and textures, campers will do it all! No prior experience is necessary.
After Care
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Age 4

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Adventure Cheekwood
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ages 5-7

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Let's Paint!
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Bugs and Blooms
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Studio Sampler
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 8-10

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Painting Techniques
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Textile Fundamentals
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 11-15

  • Morning Care
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Printmaking
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Care
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Clay Fundamentals
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • After Care
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
No summer camps available!


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