Arts & Crafts

  1. Youth Programs
  2. Adult Programs

For the Artist

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Modern Masters

Study the works of famous artists in history and create artwork in the styles of these masters. Participants will experiment with different mediums and study a new artist each month. Supplies are included in the cost.

LocationDateTimeAgeCostActivity Number
James Island Recreation ComplexTuesdays5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.6 to 12$60 per month572209

Art Workshops

Participants will do a themed art project each month. Pre-registration is required. All materials are provided in the cost of the class.

  • September 21: Fall
  • October 26: Halloween
  • November 23: Thanksgiving
  • December 7: Christmas
LocationDateTimeAgeCostActivity Number
Bees Landing Recreation CenterSaturdays
 (call for dates)
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.6 to 12$15 per participant571201

Fall Little Hands, Big Art 2019 Opens in new window

Little Hands, Big Art

Come along with me to a magical place of creativity! In this parent class, Ms. Diana will take your children through a journey that includes fun, seasonally themed projects as well as roaring with dinosaurs, squaring up with Picasso, ballet with Degas and more!

LocationDaysTimesAgesCostActivity Number
Bees Landing Recreation CenterSept 4 -
Nov 6
10:30 -
11:15 AM
3 to 5$125

Pre-K Art in the Park

Come join us for pre-school art in the park! These are free classes with age-appropriate projects using colors, shapes glue, scissors and paper. 

LocationDayTimeAgesCostActivity Number
McMahon PlaygroundTuesdays10:30 a.m.2 to 4FreeN/A

Kids Pottery

This class is being offered as an after-school program. Techniques include pinch pots, slab construction, coiling, pressing clay, sculpture, and glazing. The class will cover 5 skill-building projects.

LocationDatesDayTimeAgesCostActivity Number
Hazel Parker PlaygroundSept 9-30
Oct 7-28
Nov 4-Dec 9
Mondays3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.6 to 12$30 per 6-week session580106

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Palmetto Artisans

Learn entrepreneurial skills and how to make palmetto roses to sell downtown at the Aquarium Wharf, Market Street, The Customs House, and Waterfront Park. Participants must attend a Biz Camp set up by the Recreation Department and have parental permission. To RSVP for camp, please call 843-697-9663. *Open during holidays and CCSD closings.

Next Biz Camp: Friday, September 27 at 4pm at Shaw Community Center

DatesDay/Time Allowed to SellAgesCostActivity Number
During school yearFridays (4 to 8 p.m.)
Saturdays & Sundays (8 a.m. to 8 p.m.) 
9 to 16Free480901 (for Biz Camp)
SummerEveryday (8 a.m. to 8 p.m.)9 to 16Free480901 (for Biz Camp)

For the Actor/Actress

Storytree Theatre Camp 2019

StoryTree Theatre

In this engaging and fun-filled class, students learn theater fundamentals through interactive games while developing improvisation skills. The class is designed for any level, beginner to advanced. The program will culminate with a showcase for invited friends and family. 

LocationDaysTimesAgesCostActivity Number
Bees Landing Recreation CenterWednesdays
(will resume in the fall)
4 to 5:30 p.m.6 to 12$150 per 10-week session371804