Community Arts

Through Artist’s Eyes: A Studio Experience

  • Art camp for high school students ages 16-18 
  • July 13 to 17
  • Summers@Mizzou on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus

Are you an artist? Do you like to create? Explore living the life of an artist through this immersive studio experience in an atmosphere that allows ample time to create, as well as explore materials, techniques, art galleries, and museums with a focus on painting and drawing taught by MU professors: Matt Ballou and Jessica Thornton. Experience a supportive community of educators, professional artists and students, who are passionate about art and will help to lead, inspire, and encourage you towards achieving your artistic goals.  Interested? Then sign-up now and join us for a fun-filled week of discovering all that MU offers emerging artists like you! Enrollment is limited to 20 students.

For more information on the camp and for on-line registration, registration form for mail or FAX and health forms go to

A full residential camp scholarship (a $500 value) is offered to one Missouri high school student — age 16 thru 18 by MU Extension Community Arts Program. For more information click on art camp scholarship or email Lee Ann Woolery.

One additional scholarship is available to 4-H members only to attend Through Artists Eyes summer art camp. For more information on 4-H scholarships contact: Teresa Bishop, or 573-884-0554 or visit