Date and Time:
July 2, 2023 2:00 pm - July 7, 2023 - 3:00 pm
802 1st Street, Shell Lake, WI, 54871
Like to write songs? Advance your skills at this camp.
Camp Dates: July 2-7, 2023
Final Performance: Friday, July 7-Time TBA
Feel your writing skills improve day by day. Learn skills and techniques to enhance your musical talents, tastes, and abilities. Your writing sessions are designed to balance your skills in a complimentary way with other writers, artists, and producers.
This camp is a safe space to be vulnerable and share your passion for creativity and music.
From start to finish, you will learn the tools used by professional songwriters to create hit songs and engage in interactive workshops that challenge you to develop your craft.
Tap into your creative potential and develop a concrete strategy to position you, the songwriter, where you want to be. By the end of the camp, you’ll have a songwriting family with a musical toolbox to serve you throughout your career.
Enjoy summer afternoons exploring Shell Lake with fellow campers. Visit Shell Lake beach, shops, and our beautiful hiking trails. Our counseling staff lead evening activities, continuing creativity and collaboration.
Please note: Due to unplanned scheduling conflicts, we cannot guarantee the appearance of any specific artist.
Questions? Feel free to contact us for any additional information.
Accommodations ~ Residence halls are available for the duration of the camp session. The residence halls are supervised by a professional counseling staff on duty 24 hours each day and meals are prepared under the supervision of a state-approved dietitian.
Commuter students are expected to remain at camp until the day’s activities are completed (Typically 9:am-8pm).
Registrations ~ are accepted until the camp is full. Students may be placed on a waiting list if desired. A camp questionnaire is sent after we receive your payment. All cancellations must be made in writing and received 3 weeks in advance of the start of camp for a full refund. A $50.00 processing fee will be deducted from your refund. No other refunds will be provided without 3 weeks notice.
Fees ~ Our student camp costs will be announced by January 1, 2023, which includes tuition, room and board and a camp t shirt which will be worn at the final performance. Early bird discount is $25.00 off if received before March 15. Please refer to the registration form for complete details on fees. Half payment is due with each application, with the balance due upon arrival at camp.
Commuters~ For campers that want to attend our programming but not stay in our dorms, The cost covers tuition, breakfast, lunch, dinner, and evening activities. Commuters arrive for their first class by 9AM, and can be picked up any time after evening activities conclude (usually around 8pm).
Scholarships ~ Each year, the Arts Center raises funds for the scholarship program. If you are interested in applying for an Arts Center scholarship, please contact the Center at 715-468-2414 or visit our website at www.shelllakeartscenter.org.
Buddy Discount~ Please refer to the FAQ page under “How does the buddy discount work?” and learn more about camp while you’re there.
Check-in/Check-out ~ Students will complete camp check-in the first day of camp. Please refer to your specific check-in times included in the camp packet. A completed medical form report, signed by the parent or guardian, must be presented at registration. This form is included in your camp packet and is available on our website. Camp packets are mailed to you a few weeks prior to your camp.
Additional Information ~ To request disability accommodations, or other special requests, please contact the Center two weeks in advance of camp. More information about camp and all of the opportunities available at the Shell Lake Arts Center can be found on our website.
Participants are admitted without regard to race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. Shell Lake Arts Center is an inclusive organization, and we accept all artists and musicians.