Music, Visual Arts and Musical Theater Camps

Elementary through High School Age and Adult, too!

If you’re looking for the best in artistic camp experiences, look no further than Carpe Artista’s Award Winning Camps. Every camp experience includes:

  • Hands on instruction – experiences in a wide variety of useful styles and techniques
  • Professional Attention – Individual and group instruction from our staff of experienced, working artists
  • Life Skills – Guidance and encouragement in collaboration, people skills, goal setting, community service and other “life skills”
  • A Final Event – A final concert, show or exhibition for the camper’s adoring fans!

All at an affordable price that also includes free goodies, fun, and a chance to make lifetime memories and friends.

If you have more questions, use this form or call us at 615-984-4038 today!

Scholarships are also available. Download this form and email it to to learn more.

Read below for more information about each camp and the links to sign-up!

3 Imagine Musical Theater Youth Camp Prompted by the success of the hit Disney Musical “High School Musical” and the television show “Glee” musical theater is once again a favorite among many students. In response to this new love of modern musical theater this week long musical theater camp allows students the opportunity to learn and grow in the skills needed to perform in musical theater. Local professionals from greater Nashville’s theater community will be teaching and administrating a feature packed week.

Throughout the week the students will sing, act, dance and prepare to perform in the Imagine showcase that will take place at the end of the week.

Offered Monday – Friday for 4th through 12th Graders!

Information about 2018 Camps Coming Soon!


1 Creative Clash Visual Arts Youth Camp We are bombarded everyday with thousands of visual images that impact emotion, direct thoughts and spur us to action. They also encourage and inspire students to consider creating unique visual images of their own if they just had a chance and the right instruction.

Creative Class Visual Arts Camp is that chance!

Offered Two Separate weeks of Monday – Friday for 4th through 12th Graders!

Our experienced and enthusiastic instructors will guide students through the process of art conception to completion using painting, mixed media, and digital photography. Each student will complete three finished projects and at least two will be included in the juried Gallery Show on Friday evening.

Information about 2018 Camps Coming Soon!


2 Youth Rock Band Camp Every kid dreams of trading places with their favorite rock star. Whether it’s Mumford & Sons, Zac Brown, Keith Urban or Taylor Swift, they have longed to be center stage in front of screaming fans! Jukebox Hero Rock Band Camp is their chance! It’s a week of music technique, stage presence, professionalism and business practices taught by our team of experienced industry veterans. Students will be grouped in bands based on age level and level of experience.

Jukebox Hero Youth Rock Band Camp runs Monday through Friday for 6th – 12th graders.

All levels of training will be able to participate in the instruction (from beginner to advanced) and will have an active role throughout the week.

Information about 2018 Camps Coming Soon!



Visual Arts and Musical Theater Mini-Camps for the Little Ones!

Why should only the big boys and girls get to go to camp during the summer? We think the younger creatives should have a camp of their own!

Our Mini Camps are for your younger student – completed grades K, 1, 2 and 3!.

Visual Arts and Musical Theater Mini Camps will run Monday through Friday from 9 am to 12 noon at the Carpe Artista building located at 101 Front Street in Smyrna.

Multiple times are offered to better accommodate busy Summer family schedules.

Information about 2018 Camps Coming Soon!


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