Inspiring Artistic Potential in an Exciting Visual Arts Environment

SUMMER 2017

YOUNG ARTISTS WORKSHOP 
GRADES 9 - 12

  • Choose according to your fall 2017 grade.
  • Enroll in a 5-WeekTrack in Animation & Illustration, Digital Arts, Fashion Design, or Fine Arts and SAVE!
  • Students have morning, lunch, and afternoon breaks and can bring their own lunch or purchase one in the Dining Hall.
     

TO REGISTER CLICK ON THE COURSE LINK BELOW:

Animation & Illustration, 9th-12th
Digital Arts Track, 9th-12th
Fashion Design Track, 9th-12th
Fine Arts Track, 9th-12th
Intro to Illustration, 9th-12th
Urban Photography, 9th-12th
Fashion Accessory Design, 9th-12th
Drawing Foundation, 9th-12th
Digital Magic, 9th-12th
Fashion Concepts & Illustration, 9th-12th
Painting Studio, 9th-12th
Jewelry & Metalsmithing, 9th-12th 

Manga Illustration & Beyond, 9th-12th
Video & Filmmaking, 9th-12th
Fashion Styling, 9th-12th
Expressive Portraiture, 9th-12th
Traditional Animation, 9th-12th
Gaming Design, 9th-12th
Fashion Essentials Bootcamp, 9th-12th
Portfolio Preparation, 9th-12th
Digital Animation, 9th-12th
Web Art & Design, 9th-12th
Fashion Design, 9th-12th
Printmaking Studio, 9th-12th


5-WEEK TRACK OPTIONS

Enrolling in a track offers a great opportunity to sample the mixture courses as listed (no substitutions) in five weeks of summer fun. Track tuition is $2060, a SAVINGS of $240-$515 over individual course registrations.

ANIMATION & ILLUSTRATION TRACK, 9th-12th  

July 10 – August 11    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code: YFWA01                      
Tuition $2060

Develop your own style of storytelling using dynamic images developed through traditional methods and contemporary digital tools. Students registered for this track will be enrolled in the following courses: 

  • Intro to Illustration
  • Digital Magic
  • Manga Illustration & Beyond
  • Traditional Animation
  • Digital Animation

 

DIGITAL ARTS TRACK, 9th-12th  

July 10 – August 11    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code: YFWDA01         
Tuition $2060

Develop skills in a selection of digital media used as contemporary art-making tools for creating a variety of exciting image-based projects.  Students registered for this track will be enrolled in the following courses:

  • Urban Photography
  • Digital Magic
  • Video & Filmmaking
  • Gaming Design
  • Web Art & Design

 

FASHION DESIGN TRACK, 9th-12th

July 10 – August 11    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code: YFWFD04         
Tuition $2060

Develop your interest in fashion through classes designed to expand your skills, personal style and understanding of many aspects of fashion design. Students registered for this track will be enrolled in the following courses:

  • Fashion Accessory Design
  • Fashion Concepts & Illustration
  • Fashion Styling
  • Fashion Essentials Bootcamp
  • Fashion Design

 

FINE ARTS TRACK, 9th-12th  

July 10 – August 11    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code: YFWFA04         
Tuition $2060

Develop confidence, skills and individual style in the visual arts through exploring a stimulating and inspiring variety of materials, methods, and subject matter.  Students registered for this track will be enrolled in the following courses:

  • Drawing Foundation
  • Painting Studio
  • Expressive Portraiture
  • Portfolio Preparation
  • Printmaking Studio

 

ONE-WEEK COURSES

Our program format allows for flexible weekly course options for busy summer schedules.  You can enroll for one week or any combination of weeks.

Intro to Illustration, 9th-12th

July 10 – 14    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code YIL024              
Tuition $460

This dynamic class will develop your illustration skills along with your individual style as you learn to create imaginative visual images for the types of projects that contemporary illustrators practice: comics, children’s books, movie storyboards, skateboard graphics, video games and more. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Animation & Illustration Track and save $240!

Urban Photography, 9th- 12th

July 10 – 14    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code:  YPDA026        
Tuition $515

Explore a variety of city sights and learn the techniques, skills and principles for finding and capturing life as it happens and telling stories with images. Students should bring a digital camera to the first class. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Digital Arts Track and save $350!

Fashion Accessory Design, 9th-12th

July 10 – 14    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code:  YFD040                       
Tuition $460

Use sketching as a design process to develop a collection of accessories including handbags, shoes, and belts. Projects including exploring trends and materials used in the accessories industry, making a finished handbag from your own design, and learning presentation techniques. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Track and save $295!

Drawing Foundation, 9th-12th

July 10 – 14    
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code: YFA041            
Tuition $460

Develop the perceptual and pictorial skills that will further your art and design abilities. You will learn vital concepts of line, value, gesture, composition and perspective through basic drawing techniques and materials while experiencing the fun and satisfaction of drawing.  Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fine Arts Track and save $350!

Digital Magic, 9th-12th

July 17 – 21    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA053        
Tuition $460

Discover the secrets of digital wizardry that professional artists use to alter source material, such as photographs or scanned artwork. You'll create original work from preexisting sources and then, using the clever tools found in Adobe Photoshop, produce amazing artwork including photography, posters and more. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Animation & Illustration or Digital Arts Track and save $240-$350!

Fashion Concepts & Illustration, 9th-12th

July 17 – 21    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code YFD022 
Tuition $460

Where do designers come up with their ideas? Exploring the endless possibilities offered in the world around us, you will develop a visual fashion collection inspired by such resources as history, trends, museums, architecture and even food. Start with a sketchbook to express your ideas and then learn to illustrate the traditional fashion figure to create collection boards and finished portfolio illustrations.  Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Track and save $295!

Painting Studio, 9th-12th

July 17 – 21    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:   YFA043                      
Tuition $460

Learn the foundational techniques of painting in a light-filled studio as you explore color and composition to express your ideas about art. Using a range of paint media, you will develop an understanding of the relationship between color and light as you work from observed subjects such as still life and the figure or your imagination.  Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fine Arts Track and save $350!

Jewelry & Metalsmithing, 9th-12th

July 17 – 21    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFA063                       
Tuition $515

Develop skill and confidence in the basic techniques of fabricating jewelry and small metal sculptures with the goal of creating pieces that are expressive of your individual ideas. Construction and finishing skills include soldering, sawing, drilling, filing, sanding and polishing. Tools are provided.

Manga Illustration & Beyond, 9th-12th

July 24 – 28    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YIL028            
Tuition $460

Discover the many variations of Japanese manga while you develop a distinctive story featuring your unique comic characters. Projects include exploring character design, figure invention, page layout, story structure, basic rules of perspective and classic comic book storytelling. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Animation & Illustration Track and save $240!

Video & Filmmaking, 9th-12th

July 24 – 28    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YPDA050         
Tuition $515

Learn the fundamentals of moviemaking through producing short video narratives combining words, images, music and other media to artfully present a message.  Projects may include memoir, description, and informative prose among many other possibilities that express your own style. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Digital Arts Track and save $350!

Fashion Styling, 9th-12th

July 24 – 28    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFD041           
Tuition $460

Discover the ins and outs of the exciting career of being a fashion stylist.  Learn how to style using color, shape, and proportion; identify fashion trends and resources; and develop a personal aesthetic. Individual and group projects, including mood/style boards, will give you the opportunity to apply your styling skills in the interpretation of fashion image for a range of applications within the field of fashion. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Track and save $295. 

Expressive Portraiture, 9th-12th

July 24 – 28    
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFA031                       
Tuition $515

Discover the proper methods to render realistic facial likeness and expressions as you work with clothed models to further your observational and figurative drawing skills. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fine Arts Track and save $350!

Traditional Animation, 9th-12th

July 31 – August 4      
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA024        
Tuition $460

Design original characters and learn how to animate them. You will learn the foundation of animation through the initial steps of storyboarding and then develop your ideas into a story plot that utilizes words and images.  Model sheets, layout, pencil tests, key drawings and more are introduced.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Animation & Illustration Track and save $240!

Gaming Design, 9th-12th

July 31 – August 4      
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA031        
Tuition $460

Explore digital and analog game making as an artist, storyteller and creator of fun. Through designing and building original games, you will gain an understanding of game structure, play experience, and the community aspect of gaming culture. Inventiveness is key as you develop skills that can be applied in all types of creative projects. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Digital Arts Track and save $350!

Fashion Essentials Boot Camp, 9th-12th

July 31 – August 4      
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFD037                       
Tuition $460

In this exciting course, you will learn about fashion styles and designers in preparation for fun hands-on assignments forecasting and visualizing fashion trends. Concluding with basic sewing skills, you will be able to combine all you have learned in the construction of a simple garment. A great introduction to Moore’s Fashion Design program! Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Track and save $295!

Portfolio Preparation, 9th-12th

July 31 – August 4      
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFA033                       
Tuition $460

Are you interested in building a portfolio for college admissions review? Then this class focusing on skill-building exercises in still life, landscape and the human figure – as well as presentation – is for you. Develop a personal vision and learn what is expected in a portfolio. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fine Arts Track and save $350!

Digital Animation, 9th-12th

August 7 – 11 
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA033        
Tuition $460

Make the transition from traditional hand-drawn animation techniques to the digital world using Adobe Flash and After Effects. A continued emphasis on concept and character development and storyboards will strengthen your skills. A great next step if you have taken traditional animation classes in the past.  Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Animation & Illustration Track and save $240!

Web Art and Design, 9th-12th

August 7 – 11 
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA054        
Tuition $460

Build your own website! Have fun creating online art and design while learning a variety of digital design fundamentals along the way. Incorporate your own graphics and images and experiment with cross-platforming for phone, tablet or monitor. Beginners welcome but some familiarity with Photoshop is helpful. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Digital Arts Track and save $350!

Fashion Design, 9th-12th

August 7 – 11 
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFD026                       
Tuition $515

Experience what it means to be a fashion designer from producing fashion ideas to sketching and constructing designs. You will create inspiration boards and fabric stories and learn draping techniques for designing garments on the dress form. As you gain an understanding of color interaction, form and proportion, you will develop new insights into contemporary fashion. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Track and save $295!

Printmaking Studio, 9th – 12th

August 7 – 11 
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFD023                       
Tuition $515

Experience printmaking as a process-oriented medium that offers many options for dynamic visual effects.  A powerful means for communicating ideas, printmaking allows you to take your drawn or painted images and transform them. Focusing on screen printing and block techniques, you will be encouraged to explore new materials and create personalized imagery. Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fine Arts Track and save $350!