New in 2022: Week Long Enrichment Courses
Drawing and Painting En Plein Air
July 5-8, 9:00-12:00
In this class we will be focusing on drawing on site. Come brush up or build your drawing and painting skills while we work outside to draw and paint what you see. We move around campus to find interesting locations such as the castle on Davis street to create art focusing on things like composition, balance, value, and texture.
School is closed Monday, July 4.
July 11-15, 9:00-12:00
Get a taste of a few of different disciplines within the fashion industry. You will spend time learning the basics of fashion illustration and design, textiles, and jewelry. We will work in several mediums throughout the week and have an environmentally friendly Project Runway Challenge.
July 18-22, 9:00-12:00
Learn how to create repeat patterns and layered printing techniques. You will create your own designs, carve them into linoleum and learn how to print them to make things like cards, special paper, and fine art.
Page to Stage: Anne of Green Gables
July 18 - 22, 9:00 - 12:00
Taking advantage of the local Goodspeed Opera House's world premier production of Anne of Green Gables in July, students will read and study the beloved classic novel and attend the brand new show. Class time will be spent in literary analysis and in composing our own creative adaptations.
July 25 - 29, 9:00-12:00
In this class you will be exploring different mediums and how they work together. You will create beautiful pieces of art by overlapping and layering multiple mediums through drawing, painting and printmaking techniques.
The Graphic Novel
July 25 - 29, 9:00 - 12:00
In this class, students will explore the literary art form of the graphic novel and get a chance to either write and illustrate their own work or transform one of their favorite stories into a graphic novel. Students will use the software program StoryBoard That and will be able to share their work at the end of the week.