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Cartoon Art Museum

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 12:27pm -- admin1
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Hours of Operation: 
Tues–Sun 11am–5pm. Closed Mondays.
Location: 
655 Mission Street
San FranciscoSan Francisco County, California 94105
Organization Description: 

With almost 11,000 pieces of original artwork, classrooms, and an on-site research library, the Cartoon Art Museum (CAM) is a really cool place to visit. There is always a changing roster of visually stunning and intriguing exhibits on established, alternative, and up-and-coming artists.

 

Classes:

The museum offers cartooning classes for kids ages 8 to 14 years old on some Saturdays throughout the year. Students will learn a wide variety of skills in each class, with subjects ranging from character design to story-boarding to creating their own mini-comics. Limited space is available and reservations are recommended but not mandatory. Classes are $5, which includes admission to the museum for the day and art supplies.

 

Camps:

CAM’s Cartoon Boot Camps offer cartooning classes for intermediate-level art students.

 

Week-long Summer Sessions: 

- Super Mania!

- Stop-Motion Animation

Ages: 10 to 14

Days/Times: Mondays through Fridays, 11am–1pm

Cost: $100 for CAM members, $135 for non-members

Neighborhood: 
Rincon Hill
Ages Served: 
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
Cost: 
$7 per adult, $5 per student or senior, $3 per child ages 6 to 12. Children 5 and under are FREE.
Free: 
No
Financial Assistance: 
No
Parent Event?: 
0
Season: 
All Year
Phone Number: 
(415) 227-8666
Email: 
office@cartoonart.org
Organization and Program Categories: 
Arts
Drawing & Painting
City Sights & Tours
Museums
Languages Spoken: 
English
Accessibility Note: 
Yes
Getting There: 
<p>Located between 3rd and New Montgomery Streets. Parking can be rough during the day. The garage at 5th and Mission&nbsp;is probably your best bet.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Muni: all Mission and Market lines, 30, 45</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>BART: Montgomery Street station. Walk down Third Street or New Montgomery to Mission.</p>
Description Tag: 
Out of School Time
Contact Name: 
Summerlea Kashar, Administrator & Acting Director
Contact Email: 
office@cartoonart.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(415) 227-8666

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