PHX Art Lab hosts Urban Art Camp

Get your teens and tweens out of the house and into the studio/garden/laboratory/kitchen.

Starting this Saturday, PHX Art Lab is hosting week and daylong arts and crafts camps -- we're just disappointed big kids can't join in on the fun (though they promise adult classes are coming).

Classes are for 8 to 16 year olds and run 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Check out camp subjects and more details after the jump.

The art lab's weeklong classes ($195) range from metalwork and science (think crafts and investigations with bugs, CSI and DNA) as well as masquerade- and environment-themed projects. They're also open for Saturday classes ($45), which include gardening, experiments with light and photosynthesis, music and music making, and monoprinting.

Classes include lunch and extended care is available -- you just might end up with a few more projects on the fridge.

PHX Art Lab is on Seventh Street, just north of Osborn. Registration can be done online at

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Claire Lawton
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