Summers are a buzz at River Oaks Square Art Center!Over 150 kids will particpate in this Visual Art program for ages 5-13. The Summer Art Studio is Central Louisiana's largest and oldest Visual Art program. Sessions begin on June 8th and end on July 31st.The 2015 Summer Art Camp themes are as follows:Session 1 (June 8-12): Taste of Louisiana. Campers created works of Art inspired by the countries that influenced the culture of Louisiana. They created culinary dishes from France to Spain, clay spirit dolls, and mix-media works, inspired by the beauty of Louisiana's unique landscapes.Session 2 (June 15-26): Character Creation. Cartoon's, comics and fantasy characters all come from one's imagination. Campers are designing their own characters - Creating a story, developing the dynamics of the face, the art of exaggeration and body construction, culminating into a 3-d ceramic figure.Session 3 (July 6-17): Express Yourself with Color. Campers will use colors, lines and shapes as a form of self-expression in this colorful session. Throw paint like Pollock, draw like Munch and create mixed-media masterpieces while listening to music. Campers will learn how color and music can influence the art they create.Session 4 (July 20-31): Eco Art. Explore the natural world to find your Eco-friendly inspiration and learn about protecting our environment. Through clay, paper mache, recycled and found objects, campers will create unique one of a kind Eco-masterpieces. A special thank you to our instructors: Jason Gray, Amy Thomas, Lindsay Moore, Pat Phillips, Brenda Howell, Wang Ling Stokes, Leslie Elliotsmith, and Leah Morace!We would also like to thank our 2015 Summer Camp Sponsors: Dr. and Mrs. Gregory Dowd, Gray and Beverly Easterling, Elizabeth and Kyle Randall, Red River Dermatology, and Alexandria Pediatric Dentisry.