Inspiring Artistic Potential in an Exciting Visual Arts Environment

SUMMER 2018

YOUNG ARTISTS WORKSHOP 
GRADES 9 - 12

  • Choose according to your fall 2018 grade.
  • Enroll in a 5-Week Track 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:


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 $2120, a SAVINGS of $255-$365 over individual course registrations.

ANIMATION & ILLUSTRATION TRACK, 9th-12th
July 9 - August 10
9 - 4 pm
Course Code: YFWA01

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 9 - August 10
9 - 4 pm
Course Code: YFWDA01

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
  • Digital Art & Web Design
  • Gaming Design
     

FASHION DESIGN TRACK, 9th-12th
Course Code: YFWFD04

Develop your interest in fashion through classes designed to expand your skills, personal style and understanding of many aspects of fashion design.

  • Fashion Concepts & Illustration
  • Fashion Essentials Boot Camp
  • Fashion Design & Construction
  • Designing for the Red Carpet
  • Fashion Styling
     

FINE ARTS TRACK, 9th-12th  
July 9 - August 10
9 am - 4 pm
Course Code: YFWFA04

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

 

MULTIMEDIA TRACK, 9TH-12TH
July 9 - August 10
9 am - 4 pm
Course Code: YFWFMM04

Explore an exciting range of courses designed to give you the opportunity to experiment with a variety of creative media. Students registered for this track will be enrolled in the following courses:

  • Urban Photography
  • Digital Magic    
  • Expressive Portraiture
  • Traditional Animation
  • 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 9 – 13                              
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code YIL024              
Tuition $475

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 $255!

Urban Photography, 9th- 12th
July 9 – 13                              
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code: YPDA026
Tuition $475

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 or Multimedia Track and save $310-$365!

Fashion Concepts & Illustration 9th-12th    
July 9 – 13                              
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFD022            
Tuition $475

Develop a visual fashion collection through the exploration of history, trends and fashion designers. Start with a sketchbook to express your ideas and then learn to illustrate the traditional fashion figure to create collection boards and finished portfolio pieces.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Design Track and save $310!

Drawing Foundation, 9th-12th
July 9 – 13                              
9 am – 4 pm    
Course Code: YFA041            
Tuition $475

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 $365!

Digital Magic, 9th-12th
July 16 – 20                            
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA053        
Tuition $475

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, Digital Arts or Multimedia Track and save $255-$365!

Fashion Essentials Boot Camp, 9th-12th
July 16 – 20                            
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFD037            
Tuition $475

Be introduced to the field of fashion design with a focus on contemporary designers and styles in this exciting course. After learning fashion essentials, students move on to envisioning upcoming fashion trends through fun “street style” assignments.  End the course with hands on basic sewing skills as you combine all you have learned to construct a simple garment. A great introduction to Moore’s fashion program.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Design Track and save $310!

Painting Studio, 9th-12th
July 16 – 20                            
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFA043                      
Tuition $475

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 $365!

Manga Illustration & Beyond, 9th-12th
July 23 – 27                           
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YIL028            
Tuition $475

Discover the many variations of Japanese manga while you develop a distinctive story featuring your unique comic characters. Projects include creating characters, illustrating figures, designing pages, and developing dynamic comic book narratives.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Animation & Illustration Track and save $255!

Video & Filmmaking, 9th-12th
July 23 – 27                            
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YPDA050         
Tuition $530

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. Tuition includes lab fee. 

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Digital Arts Track and save $310!

Fashion Design & Construction, 9th-12th
July 23 – 27                            
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFD023            
Tuition $530

The foundation of the creative fashion design process is pattern drafting and garment constructions.  In this course you will learn how to draft and adjust basic sloper patterns, fit muslin or toile and choose the right fabric for your garment. The course culminates in a show with image documentation of the creative process. No experience is necessary to take this course. Tuition includes basic supplies.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Design Track and save $310!

Expressive Portraiture, 9th-12th
July 23 – 27                           
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFA031                       
Tuition $530

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. Tuition includes model fee.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fine Arts or Multimedia Track and save $365!

Traditional Animation, 9th-12th
July 30 – August 3                  
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA024        
Tuition $475

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 or Multimedia Track and save $255-$365!

Digital Art and Web Design, 9th-12th
July 30 – August 3                 
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA054        
Tuition $475

Build your own website! Gain digital design fundamentals through the use of the Adobe Creative Suite and creating online art and design through drawing directly on Cintiq monitors while learning how to build your own dynamic website. Programming experience is not necessary to take this course.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Digital Arts Track and save $310!

Designing for the Red Carpet, 9th-12th
July 30 – August 3                  
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFD044            
Tuition $475

Research fashion trends and famous runway designers to create unique fashion apparel for the client of your choice, who can be a celebrity or anyone else you would like to dress (including yourself) for an extravagantly special event. Projects will include creating a mood board of original ideas and sketching fashion figures along with fabric designs to illustrate your concepts for red carpet fashion.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fashion Design Track and save $310!

Portfolio Preparation, 9th-12th
July 30 – August 3                  
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YFA033                       
Tuition $475

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 $365!

Digital Animation, 9th-12th
August 6 – 10                        
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA033        
Tuition $475

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 $255!

Gaming Design, 9th-12th
August 6 – 10                         
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code:  YPDA031        
Tuition $475

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 $310!

Fashion Styling, 9th-12th
August 6 – 10                         
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFD041            
Tuition $475

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 Design Track and save $310!

Printmaking Studio, 9th – 12th
August 6 – 10                        
9 am – 4 pm
Course Code: YFA046            
Tuition $530

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. Tuition includes lab fee and some supplies.

Optional: Take this course as part of the five-week Fine Arts or Multimedia Track and save $365!