LOS ALAMOS ARTS COUNCIL NEWS RELEASE
Summer Camp Classes and Workshops for Middle School and High School:
We had several teachers, local artists, and local authors etc., step up to fill the gap for
MS and HS students with summer workshops. This year, we have included these as
part of Summer Camp but due to overwhelming requests, next year they will be a
completely separate summer program! Here’s a breakdown with brief titles of what is
offered so you can easily find them on our Eventbrite page.
● Pride Themed Class with David Daniel, this is a full day class where students will
explore their Pride in a variety of media.This will include a lot of different ideas
and art forms for our LGBTQ youth leading into Pride Week.
● Science Fiction Fantasy writing for beginners w/David Daniel
● Worldbuilding w/David Daniel
● Find Your Voice w/ Cat Ozment (focus on honing our voice in our writing)
● Story Anatomy w/ Cat Ozment (advanced focus on story structure using folk and
● Writing for Comics w/ David Daniel
● Poetry Class w/Jemez Artist Benjamin Green
● Writer’s Superpowers w/ Cat Ozment (great class for kids who are interested in
how to use observation to enhance their writing using a variety of techniques
● Exquisite Corpse Project w/ Cat Ozment based on the surrealists movement of
the similar name
● Poetry with Jemez artist Benjamin Green
Acting: (please visit the Los Alamos Teen Center about Acting programs this summer for their Los Alamos Youth Film Intensive Program
● Art outside the Box (MS) w/ Aralia Rose, geared towards moving students
towards better portfolio building projects as they move from grade level to grade
● Art Outside the Box (HS) w/Aralia Rose geared towards moving students towards
better portfolio building projects as they move from grade level to grade level
● Henna Designs w/ Heather Beemer
● Blockprinting for MS and HS with Aralia Rose (two different sessions, AM/PM)
● Local Middle School Teacher, Elizabeth Fisher, will teach a visual arts class for
● Cardboard Battle Royale with Jacob Spill
● World Building in table top and RPGs w/David Daniel, also good for writers.
● Intro to Trading Cards w/ David Daniel
● Intro to Game Mastery with David Daniel
● Intro to DnD w/ David Daniel
● Custom Set Design for Magic the Gathering w/David Daniel
● Advanced DnD with David Daniel (A campaign for experienced players!
If you’re taking another DnD with David this summer, sign up for this capstone class!)
I hope this is helpful and thank you for choosing FLAC for your teen summer camp workshops!