SCRAP Camp: Mosaic Mash-Up!
July 30th to Aug 3rd, 1-4pm
For ages 12 to 16 fee: $125
SCRAP Camp is an adventure learning about creative reuse, art, and the environment! In this week long class, students get to explore a world of unexpected possibilities through creative reuse that only SCRAP can offer.
Teaching artist Laura Boles Faw will lead students in building mosaics and 3D mosaic sculptures using materials found at SCRAP. Students will be introduced to a variety of mosaic techniques and building skills and learn about artists whose work incorporates creative reuse and mosaics in inventive ways. Students will be encouraged to consider sustainability as a part of their creative process and learn about the variety of materials at SCRAP.
Laura Boles Faw is an artist, curator, and educator who received her MFA from SFAI. She is a teacher in various programs including SFAI’s City Studio, the Meridian Interns Program, the Adult Continuing Education Program at SFAI and most recently was visiting faculty in the sculpture department. During the school year, Laura teaches a City Studio sculpture class for teens at SCRAP.