VAGABOOM! @MFS is a partnership between and VAGABOOM!, a Bay Area arts educational non-profit program. Combining performing arts, circus arts, fine arts and music, VAGABOOM! @MSF is not your typical summer camp!Under the guidance of professional artists, kids discover talents and develop skills that will provide them with life-long enjoyment. Each week at VAGABOOM! @MSF is a complete creative arts experience: vibrant, creative, inclusive, nurturing, silly, serious, and just plain fun!
Through experiential art, we give youth challenges that they overcome through self-reliance and teamwork. Youth emerge more confident and more open to peaceful cooperation. Our comprehensive programs provide this much needed character development through the playful exploration of interactive art forms.
Numerous studies assert that participation in the arts promotes positive outcomes in academics, social development, and overall cognitive capacity.
Weekly Activities: Circus + Fine Arts
Ceramics, book making, print making, puppet making, tumbling, partner & group acrobatics, object manipulation, and much more!Additional Activities:
Have you ever had anyone say something to you
That bothered you for years? and you wish you could go back in time and confront that person at the moment?
OK, here is an example:
When I was in high school the Academy of Art College offered a "summer scholarship program" to high school students who were nominated by their high school art teachers. I got nominated and I got to take classes at the Academy of Art for free for one summer. It was one way for AAC to recruit new students from local bay area teenagers.
So a few years later I am in college and we are going around the room introducing ourselves and I talk about the experience (because the class was a figure drawing and painting class and I took figure drawing in the summer course at AAC), so it was related