Aaliyah Smith

Aaliyah Smith

2018 – Camp Ginkgo
I am 8 years old and my favorite color is gold. I love coffee. My favorite class in camp is dance and in art I learned to be patient.

2017 – I like makeup. My favorite game is tag. Something people don’t know is that I’m fancy. In ceramics afterschool I like glazing and the projects.


Camp Ginkgo Activities


Camp Ginkgo Dance 2018

With artist/counselor Shanel Edwards campers explored their own movement while creating a group piece to perform. They learned 3 foundational styles, Hip-hop, Salsa and Contemporary/Modern to build a piece. The campers were able to implement some of their own choreography.

Camp Ginkgo Film/Photography

Artist Counselor David Pratt created the following projects in both film and photography to inspire camper creativity. Redefined: Campers crafted a mood board reflecting themselves. They were then given the option to craft a metaphor from the iconography on the mood board or to reinterpret a lyric from a favorite. Out Of Line: Campers were given the […]

Video Project “Dear Self”

A video created by the Camp Ginkgo Teal Group sharing thoughts on their younger self and older self – Natasha Cohen-Carroll, artist/counselor 2017. During the process campers learned and used professional equipment. Dear Self