Art Camps

Are you looking for the perfect art camp? Here’s our list of venues that offer art summer camps in the Spartanburg area. These camps include traditional art camps as well as photography, fashion design, and other fun subjects. These venues may offer a variety of camps, so check their websites for more detailed information.

Looking for more summer camps in the Spartanburg area? Check out our Ultimate Guide to Summer Camp in Spartanburg.

TCMU Spartanburg Summer Camps

SPONSORED 864.233.7755 | 300 College Street, Greenville, SC

TCMU Spartanburg WILL have Summer 2020 camps for children ages 3-6 beginning June 8!

Camps run weeklong, Monday – Friday, 9am – 12pm.

$115 per week (members)
$130 per week (non-members)

To register, email [email protected] with your week of interest and child’s age or call 864-553-7953.

  • June 8-12- Space: Calling future astronauts and space explorers! Join us for a week of out of this world activities and exhibit challenges about aliens, planets and constellations with a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • June 15-19- Great Outdoors: Let’s bring the outdoors in as we learn about plants, creepy crawlies, pretend to go camping and more! All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • June 22-26- Summer Fun: Join us this week to celebrate all the joys of summer! From ice cream, to fishing, to amusement park challenges, this camp will be a fun kick-off on the week of the summer solstice. All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • June 29-July 3- Ocean Life: Let’s pretend to have a week at the beach as we explore the deep blue seas on land! We’ll be learning about lots of different sea creatures and participating in creative water challenges. All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • July 6-10- Jurassic Park: Join us for a week of prehistoric fun as we learn about dinosaurs, create our own and let them invade our exhibits! All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • July 13-17- Animal Explorations: Calling all animal lovers for a week of wild fun. We’ll be exploring and learning about animals in a variety of habitats around the world, including some right in our very own backyards! All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • July 20-24- Natural Wonders: Join us for an imaginary trip around the world as we explore the wonders that Mother Nature has to offer- from the Grand Canyon, to the Amazon, to the Himalayas, we’ll be learning lots of new things while we recreate what we learn in the museum exhibits. All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • July 27-31- Landmarks and Engineering: Join us for another trip around the world, but this time we’ll be exploring the wonders that were made by humans. From the pyramids, to bridges, to the Eiffel Tower, we’ll be learning about principles of engineering and joining in lots of challenges. All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.
  • August 3-7- Art Explorations: Calling those who love art, and those who may not yet, but will by the end of this week! We’ll be exploring a different art medium each day, including tie-dye, sculpture and much more. All activities have a focus on S.T.E.A.M., literacy and hands-on play.

COVID-19 Safety Adaptations: Upon arrival, each child’s temperature will be taken via a digital infrared non-contact thermometer—temperature must be below 100.4 to participate. ​Camp staff members will wear masks, but campers are not required to do so. Camp check-in will be facilitated in front of the building to ensure child safety and appropriate supervision. No outside guests will be allowed into camp classrooms. No backpacks, lunch bags or reusable water bottles will be allowed- campers will be asked to bring snacks in disposable bags and water in disposable bottles, all with the campers’ names on them. Campers must practice social distancing at all times and remain with their own class. Materials and supplies will be provided each day; supplies will not be shared. All materials and classrooms will be sanitized overnight, including surfaces and door handles. 

Spartanburg Art Museum

(864)582-7616 | 200 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

SAM offers 12 different half-day summer camps for various age groups (4-12 years old) weekly during June and July. These thematic camps will focus on teaching arts and having fun. Please see their website to view the various themes and options.

Kidcreate Studio

864.603.3621 | 2456 Hudson Road, Greer, SC

Mermaids, Minions, Mess-fest, and several other week-long camp themes let your kids explore their artistic and creative skills! Several options are available throughout the summer for children between the ages of 3-12.

 For the safety of the camp community, Kidcreate Studio has implemented a COVID-19 protocol.

East Main Arts

864.430.1040 | 167 E Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

Summer Arts Program includes different one-day camps for youth 4-14 years old on various days during the summer in June and July including snacks, bouncy house and playroom fun, and of course, arts and crafts!

2020 summer camp details are coming soon. 

Arts in Motion

864.308.2882 | 580 E. Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

AIM has something for everyone–from Disney to Broadway and everything in between! We’re taking ART to a whole new level!  Camps are offered to kids in K2 through 5th grade. Campers can register for a 6-week session or the days that best fit their summer plans. Camps will be held at the Montgomery Dance Studios at Converse College.

Jump N Art Camp

(864)574-6232 | 440 Southport Commerce Blvd, Spartanburg, SC

Pump It Up offers various themed 3-day summer camps from 9:30am-2:30 pm which includes lunch, snacks, crafts and jumping, of course!

At Summer Remix, summer is all about diving into the world of imagination and entertainment – and living your dreams! Each week is full of new experiences and interesting field trips.

Space is limited, so register today. With 17 Upstate locations, there’s a Sunshine House near you!

 For the safety of the camp community, Sunshine House has implemented a COVID-19 protocol.

Camp Griffin at Spartanburg Day School

864.582.7539 | Spartanburg Day School, 1701 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC

Multiple half-day and full-day options for SDS students and non-SDS students alike. Camp Griffin offers different camp options covering everything from preschool activities, art, science, sports, writing to crafts for students 3K – rising seniors.

ELC at Anderson Mill

(864)587-1554 | 4455 Anderson Mill Road, Moore, SC

ELC offers four different camps for children 3 months old – 2nd grade. The camps run from 9am-12pm Monday-Thursday.

Lawson Academy Fine Arts Day Camp

864.596.9607 | 580 E. Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

This all-day camp focuses on art, music, theatre skills, creative writing and dance. Programs are for children ages 4 – 6th grade. Each themed session ends with a Family Day Program.

For the safety of the camp community,  Lawson Academy Fine Arts Day Camp has implemented a COVID-19 protocol.

Creating Artists for Tomorrow

864.901.7465 | 1711 Old Spartanburg Road, Greer, SC

Creating Artists for Tomorrow offers a variety of art summer camps where campers will spend their days creating masterpieces. For ages 4-9, they offer half-day camps. For ages 8-12, they offer full-day camps. Additionally, they offer a tween retreat for children aged 11 and older.

For the safety of the camp community, Creating Artists for Tomorrow has implemented a COVID-19 protocol this year.