Summer Camp for Kids and Teenagers 2018 - Week 2

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Date: Sunday 22 Jul, 2018 - Wednesday 25 Jul, 2018
Time: 11:30 am - 01:30 pm
Venue: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, United Arab Emirates

Maraya Art Center’s Summer Camp is the perfect way to start summer 2018. Register to enjoy Maraya’s entertaining workshops, where young creatives play with different colors and use their hands to experiment with new objects. Enroll your kids and teenagers aged 8-16 in the program and unleash their creativity. With a total of eight workshops, each day offers a different workshop providing a new artistic experience.


Week 2:

Marine life mixed media on Canvas: Sunday 22 July, 2018

Explore various media while making this underwater marine life project on canvas. The participants will learn about the characteristics of various materials and create different textures: from wood to shells and paper to inks, this project has plenty to keep you captivated for the entire session.

Cyanotype: Monday 23 July, 2018

In this workshop, we’ll show some examples of what’s possible with the cyanotype process and give an introduction to the chemicals and equipment needed. Participants will discover one of the oldest photographic printmaking processes that harnesses the power of the sun. Furthermore, they will create their very own prints using the effects of the sun.

Ceramic Tiles by Yadawei: Tuesday 24 July, 2018

This is a practical one-day intensive workshop focused on developing decoration skills on ceramics. Participants will learn how to transfer a 2D image onto a 3D tile using a variety of techniques. This workshop is themed in celebration of the Year of Zayed.

Clay Animation: Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Participants will be introduced to stop-motion animation and its basics. They will learn how to animate clay and the necessary techniques. In addition, participants will be taught on how story telling can be used when working with clay.


Instructors: Paper Curves, Sorour Amini, Yadawei Ceramic Studio.

Dates: Week 2 (22 - 25 July, 2018)

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Age: 8 to 16 years

Capacity: 18

Location: 1971-Design Space, Flag Island, Sharjah

To register, please contact Maraya Art Centre on +971 6 556 6555 or by email at



Week 2: AED 300 

1 Workshop Session: AED 75 

Sibling Discount: 10%

Prices are exclusive of VAT

Please note that fees are non-refundable.


About Paper Curves:

Paper Curves is a leading online store for craft material. Paper Curves sells the latest supplies for decoupage, scrapbooking, carmaking, mixed mediastamping and much more through their website - The store also conducts craft workshops to introduce people to new crafts and techniques.

About Yadawei:

Yadawei Studio is a dedicated studio for pottery and ceramics in Dubai, U.A.E. The studio is a purpose-built space for members and students exploring clay as a medium of art expression and design. It runs a gym-like membership model for use of the studio facilities at your own convenience. Membership includes firing services and use of free glazes. For more on Yadawei Studio click here.