Camp Kala • Fairy Tales & Folk Tales • Ages 5-10 • 2 spots available
Discover fairy tales, folk tales and mythical creatures through art. We will dive into fairy tales from around the world and explore them through drawing, painting, puppet making and collage. Change, re-tell and invent your own stories, create new settings and develop unique characters through a variety of media.
Scout Sheys is a printmaker, teaching artist, and plant nerd who has been involved with Kala for several years. Scout has worked in art programs across the country, including Pyramid Atlantic Art Center in Maryland, and Zea Mays Printmaking, a nontoxic studio in Massachusetts. Scout graduated from Smith College, where she majored in Studio Art and minored in the Study of Women and Gender. A Maryland native, she currently lives in Oakland with her partner, various housemates, and two magical cats. When she isn’t busy printmaking, drawing zines, or writing letters, Scout can be found exploring the East Bay by bicycle and collecting old books. She is also an avid knitter and bread baker and fluent in Spanish.