summer creative camp

oodles of doodles

Explore drawing as a dynamic process through engaging, hands-on activities that focus on technique, process, and material. Far from a series of staid still lifes, this drawing class will engage all senses in a celebration of linemaking.

About the Instructor

Katie Ryan has been teaching art for 12 years. She earned an MA from Syracuse University and worked in New York State Public Schools a number of years. In Tulsa, she has worked for Gilcrease Museum, TCC, and Bluedome Arts Festival planning committee. She is currently a teaching artist engaging pre-k through 5th grade at Rosa Parks Community School in Union District, earning teacher of the year for 2018. Katie’s goal is to inspire creative thinking in her students as she believes it gives them the problem solving skills to grow into future leaders and makers.


Thanks to the generosity of many donors, ahha Tulsa provides camp, class, and workshop scholarships to youth with demonstrated financial need.

To apply for a scholarship for this program, please complete this form (do not complete registration at the link to the right). A letter of support from a caseworker or school counselor may be required for consideration.

Class Cancellation Policy

Programs and dates are subject to change. Ahha Tulsa reserves the right to cancel programs due to low enrollment or other conflicts. If cancellation occurs, registered participants will be contacted by ahha staff and will be refunded the full tuition. If another session is available, we will be more than happy to transfer your enrollment to that session.

With inclement weather always possible, ahha reserves the right to close and cancel any scheduled classes and programs depending on severe weather conditions. If the ahha Hardesty Center is closed, a notice will be posted on our website. You may also call 918-584-3333 to confirm.

Refund Policy

Beyond cancellations, no refunds or exchanges.

Register online today!


June 24–28

1–4 PM


$125 per child 7–10


Ahha Tulsa


Katie Ryan