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Open your Heart and Home!

Host a high school exchange student from Central Asia and share you daily family life with a young person while they attend your neighborhood high school and share their country and culture with you. PAX (Program of Academic Exchange) and FLEX (Future Leaders Exchange) partner to sponsor about […]

Wahoo! for 4 and 5 year old campers!

Grace Art Camp 2018 currently has several spaces available for Pre-K/Kindergarten campers in each of the 7 weeks of camp. Campers attend a single one-week session and must be 4 years of age by January 1, 2018, and already be attending a full-day program. Weekly sessions: June 25 […]

GAC eARThday Jubilee!

JOIN US! Create, Engage, and Celebrate EARTHDAY Sunday, April 22 form 12 – 3pm. 12 – 3pm Art Activities with Grace Art Camp Artists! 1pm Trash Tunes Rock Band with Robert Randall 2pm Back Yard Heroes Puppet Show by KC Puppetree Suggested Donation: $5.00/family or $2/person for camp […]

Springful Joy Recap!

This past Spring Break Camp we embraced The Empty Pot (a Chinese fairy tale), the Spring Equinox, and all its joy from lengthening days of light to seeds sprouting into all kinds of lovely and joyous communities. Animating stories, songs, movement, mindfulness practice, and wishing strips for The Coat of […]


BLOSSOM WITH CREATIVITY, COMMUNITY, & JOY! Celebrate the renewal of the earth this spring with a story about growth and integrity  known in China as “The Empty Pot.” Art projects using up-cycled materials for projects in fibre arts, ceramics, theatre & storytelling, and visual arts will grow and […]


Did you know that “salom” is an informal way of saying “hi” in Uzbekistan? That the word “stan” is a Persian suffix meaning “land of”?  Or that the first trade routes that became part of what we know today as “The Silk Road” originated hundreds of years ago in […]


Sunday, November 19, 12-3PM PLEASE JOIN Grace Institute and Grace Art Camp Artists for a community National Recycling Day celebration to honor our beautiful Bull Run watershed and its ecosystems. Funded by a generous grant from the East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District, this event features a […]