Animated woman with dog

Young Animators Camp

Nurture your young artist’s talent for doodling. Here they’ll learn how to draw their favorite characters, dream up their own, meet creative peers, and learn from famous animators.

Camps run M-F until August 20
$195 • Ages 5 to 17 • 6-9 campers


Boss Baby sketch

DreamWorks Animation
with Animator Paul Schoeni

Audrey Hopkins illustration

Audrey Hopkins Character Designer, Animator, TikTok Star

Grab that sketchpad!

Drawing animated people

Daily Doodles

With their favorite tool in hand, they’ll join their art buddies and learn how to draw humans, dinosaurs, and more from an expert instructor.

First Daily Doodle: Drawing Human Characters

Second Daily Doodle: Drawing Dogs, Horses, and Four-Legged Characters

Third Daily Doodle: Drawing Fish, Birds, and Characters From Air & Sea

Fourth Daily Doodle: Drawing Dinosaurs, Robots, and Characters of the Distant Past & Future

Fifth Daily Doodle: Creating & Becoming Your Own Animated Character

Student holding tablet

AfterCamp Creativity Challenges

After their Daily Doodles, they can head to the Learning Lab where they’ll find daily Creativity Challenges led by famous artists and animators who will give them an insider look into animation.

Children playing with sidewalk chalk

Unplug Projects

Inspiration comes from everywhere, so we get the kids away from their screens for hands-on activities they can do outside and around the house.

Girl with glasses on computer

Young Animators StarCourses

How do animators make characters like Elsa or Shrek so memorable? Your camper will be invited to our upcoming live StarCourses where they’ll dive into the world of animation with featured guest stars.

Camp Dates & Times

Young Animators Camp

Week-long camps, available June - August

  • About 9 campers per camp
  • 2-hour daily sessions + bonus activities
  • Special content from featured guest stars

Varsity Tutors has kept our girls engaged academically and socially! No other platform has been able to do what they’ve done for our easily bored kiddos. Huge fans!

— Leslie, Parent