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Summer Art & Design Institute (SADI)


Big news: Our Summer Art & Design Institute (SADI) is on...and online! 

SADI, Moore’s premiere pre-college summer program for high school students will take place in a virtual format this summer, July 12 through August 8, featuring SADI’s most popular tracks of study, including Animation, Illustration, Painting and Game Design.  

Are you a creative, motivated and independent young woman who’s currently a rising high school sophomore, junior or senior? Whether you’re new to art or an emerging artist interested in fleshing out a portfolio, SADI has an experience that’s just right for you. Don’t let the summer pass you by! Earn three college credits, make great friends with shared interests, work on your portfolio and start preparing for your future in art and design, all in four, fun-filled weeks! 

Click here or the link above for more information and to register today! 

Young Artists Workshop for Grades 3–12


COVID-19 UPDATE: Please click the link above for more information about changes to YAW Summer 2020, taking place July 13 through August 14, 2020.

Since 1921, Moore College of Art & Design has been a leader in art and design education for youth through its Young Artists Workshop (YAW). Young artists enrolled in YAW grow creatively while developing as artists, thinkers and innovators. Guided by teachers who are working artists and experts in their fields, YAW kids and teens build self-confidence, make lasting friendships and develop strong foundations for creative and technological success.

Be a part of this rich legacy of fun and inspiration! Enroll your child in one or more of our high-quality educational experiences today. YAW offers an array of art and design courses for youth in grades 3–12. Moore’s picturesque campus is located in the heart of Philadelphia on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and Museum Row, and all classes take place in our modern classrooms, studios and labs, complete with state-of-the-art equipment and technology.