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Week 1 | Jun 28 - Jul 2, 2021

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw with Charcoal

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Master the art of drawing with charcoal in this camp. Students will learn important techniques such as how to see the subject to start, then move onto how to shade and blend. They will also learn how to use the drawing tools properly to execute a charcoal drawing. 
  • Learn how to use different types of charcoal and tools 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of shading, blending, and value 
  • Complete a still life drawing utilizing two different types of charcoal
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Digital Illustration

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
From character development, story building, and sequencing, students will learn and understand all realms of illustration through the use of digital software. During this camp students will create their own computer generated graphics to emphasize various scenes in their very own stories.  
  • Learn how to use tools in SketchBook Pro
  • Demonstrate skills in character design 
  • Complete a character and an advertisement campaign
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Manga Characters

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Manga comics have highly stylized characteristics and engaging storylines that have become very popular in today's culture. Students will develop their own manga style characters demonstrating their technical drawing skills as well as their creativity and imagination. 
  • Learn how to use charcoal, illustration markers, and ink  
  • Demonstrate gesture drawing, line art and shading techniques
  • Complete a drawing of a mecha manga character
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Sculpt

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Explore different types of sculpture from freestanding to relief, and experiment with sculpting techniques such as additive and subtractive. Students will learn how to create two clay sculptures incorporating these essential foundations. 
  • Learn how to use clay and sculpting tools 
  • Demonstrate mastery in the additive and subtractive sculpture techniques
  • Complete two sculptures: one freestanding and one relief
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Digital Anime

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Sourcing inspiration from the small elemental creatures found throughout numerous anime films and the small side kicks that support & accompany main characters along a journey, students in this camp will design, create and animate their own unique elemental sprites or side kicks within a scene. Students will familiarize themselves with techniques & principles associated with Animation including: key framing, onion skin, timing & secondary actions.
  • Learn how to use Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate how to animate a character using warps and tweens
  • Complete a 15 second animation featuring a character of your choice
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn To Use Adobe Animate

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk through the essentials of Adobe Animate along with the 12 principles of animation. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate key-frame animation, onion skin, tweens and more
  • Complete 5 animated GIFs
$375
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Drawing Intensive

Jun 28 - Jul 9
Grades 9-12
Our Drawing Intensive is a two-week course geared for the most serious and dedicated pre-college students. Students will cover overarching drawing concepts that relate to understanding and developing skills around essential foundations. The ‘big ideas’ include being able to use formal techniques such as perspective, value, and observational drawing skills. Students will develop skills through mark making, experimentation, and completing a series of drawings across various dry drawing media. 
  • Learn how to use charcoal, blending stumps, micron pens, chalk pastels, etc
  • Demonstrate the understanding of new techniques and strengthen pre-existing skills
  • Complete a series of studies and one final drawing combining various techniques
$700
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Comic Book Creations

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 3-5
Cartoonists endeavor to create innovative storylines featuring fun and interesting characters, inspiring today’s students to do the same. Students will demonstrate their creativity and imagination through original creations of characters and stories, learning illustration essentials from cover to panel designs.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils and illustration markers
  • Demonstrate how to create storyboards
  • Complete a ten panel page comic
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Making Monsters

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades K-2
Design your very own mask and pretend you are the monster! Students will explore additive sculpture methods and explore plaster as their primary medium as they create large scale monster masks. 
  • Learn how to use plaster and recycled materials to create art
  • Demonstrate use of collaging materials
  • Complete one large scale, wearable mask
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw with Charcoal Online

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Master the art of drawing with charcoal in this online camp. Students will learn important techniques such as how to see the subject to start, then move onto how to shade and blend. They will also learn how to use the drawing tools properly to execute a charcoal drawing. 
  • Learn how to use different types of charcoal and tools 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of shading, blending, and value 
  • Complete a still life drawing utilizing two different types of charcoal
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Digital Manga Characters Online

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Consistent in numerous Manga lore and stories, is the theme of characters with energy powers. Students will discover how to push their illustration skills further with Adobe Photoshop, through advanced lighting and filter effects, in order to produce a team of heroes and villains, clashing with supernatural abilities. During this camp, students will investigate the illustrated physics of energy beams, blasts, and other electric bursts, as well as the dynamic body positions necessary to produce these charges. 
  • Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to manipulate light and create dynamic effects
  • Complete an illustration of a unique manga character
  • Required Software: Autodesk: Sketchbook (desktop or mobile version)
  • Required Hardware: iPad w/ Apple Pencil or Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet.
$325
10:30am - 12:30pm

Manga Characters Online

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Manga comics have highly stylized characteristics and engaging storylines that have become very popular in today's culture. Students will develop their own manga style characters demonstrating their technical drawing skills as well as their creativity and imagination. 
  • Learn how to use charcoal, illustration markers, and ink  
  • Demonstrate gesture drawing, line art and shading techniques
  • Complete a drawing of a mecha manga character
$295
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Learn to Use Adobe Animate Online

Jun 28 - Jul 2
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk through the essentials of Adobe Animate along with the 12 principles of animation. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate key-frame animation, onion skin, tweens and more
  • Complete 5 animated GIFs
  • Required Software: Adobe: Animate (desktop version)
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$325
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Week 2 | Jul 6 - 9, 2021

Learn to Draw Realistically: The Portrait

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Students will learn the foundations of drawing and become familiar with the graphite medium. Students will learn how to render the human eye, nose, and mouth naturalistically. 
  • Learn how to use graphite pencils, blending stumps and kneaded erasers
  • Demonstrate how to draw realistic features in correct proportions
  • Complete one portrait drawing
$280
9:30am - 12:00pm

Fairy Tale Illustration

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Students will explore classic fairy tales from Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, and more. They will recreate these stories with a contemporary twist, while exploring techniques in composition and ways to illustrate a narrative. 
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate how to create a successful narrative 
  • Complete a drawing of a reinterpreted fairy tale scene
$280
9:30am - 12:00pm

Scene Animations

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Students in this camp will explore how animators divide an environment into individual layers so that the maximum level of animations options are available! Students will learn how to animate a variety of actions occurring at the same time to establish a complex and compelling narrative scene, such as a chaotic dinner table!
  • Learn how to use Adobe Animate and Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate the use of paint tools, keyframing, designing characters and environments
  • Complete a multilayered animated scene
$300
9:30am - 12:00pm

The Graphic Novel

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Students will learn the standard industry processes of digital inking, coloring, & lettering techniques through the lens of the ever popular, Graphic Novel. Through this camp students will discover how graphic novelists effectively bring a story to life! Everything from the early stages of concept & storyboarding to the final stages of printing & layout. 
  • Learn how to use micron pens, ink, and watercolor
  • Demonstrate how to create a storyboard and layout panels in the comic style
  • Complete a comic that tells a story
$280
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Digital Manga Characters

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Consistent in numerous Manga lore and stories, is the theme of characters with energy powers. Students will discover how to push their illustration skills further with Adobe Photoshop, through advanced lighting and filter effects, in order to produce a team of heroes and villains, clashing with supernatural abilities. During this camp, students will investigate the illustrated physics of energy beams, blasts, and other electric bursts, as well as the dynamic body positions necessary to produce these charges. 
  • Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to manipulate light and create dynamic effects
  • Complete an illustration of a unique manga character
$300
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Use Adobe Photoshop

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk them through the essentials of Adobe Photoshop. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate digital painting, digital illustration & photo manipulation skills
  • Complete 5 unique and independent design pieces
$300
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Pen & Ink Illustration

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 3-5
Explore the field of illustration from a new frame of reference. Students will be able to demonstrate their knowledge and proficiency with the pen and ink drawing medium. Students will learn about today’s illustrators and develop unique concepts of their own.
  • Learn how to use India ink and micron pens
  • Demonstrate how to crosshatch, stipple and shade with pen and ink
  • Complete a series of illustrations
$280
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw with Colored Pencils

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 3-5
Explore new ways to use colored pencils in this camp! Students will learn about color theory and how to use color to create bright and bold drawings that pop. They will also learn important techniques with colored pencils.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate understanding of color, blending and shading 
  • Complete a series of drawings that explore different color schemes
$280
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Draw with Colored Pencils

Jul 6 - 9
Grades K-2
Explore new ways to use colored pencils in this camp! Students will learn about color theory and how to use color to create bright and bold drawings that pop. They will also learn important techniques with colored pencils.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate understanding of color, blending and shading 
  • Complete a series of drawings that explore different color schemes
$280
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: The Portrait Online

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Students will learn the foundations of drawing and become familiar with the graphite medium. Students will learn how to render the human eye, nose, and mouth naturalistically. 
  • Learn how to use graphite pencils, blending stumps and kneaded erasers
  • Demonstrate how to draw realistic features in correct proportions
  • Complete one portrait drawing
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Scene Animations Online

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Animating a singular action, like eating a spoon full of peas, provides its own set of unique challenges, but what about 100 things happening at once!? Students in this camp will explore how animators divide an environment into individual layers so that the maximum level of animations options are available! Students will learn how to animate a variety of actions occurring at the same time to establish a complex and compelling narrative scene, such as a chaotic dinner table!
  • Learn how to use Adobe Animate and Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate the use of paint tools, keyframing, designing characters and environments
  • Complete a multilayered animated scene
  • Required Software: Adobe: Animate (desktop version)
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Learn to Use Adobe Photoshop Online

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk them through the essentials of Adobe Photoshop. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate digital painting, digital illustration & photo manipulation skills
  • Complete 5 unique and independent design pieces
  • Required Software: Adobe: Photoshop
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$325
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Learn to Draw with Colored Pencils Online

Jul 6 - 9
Grades 3-5
Explore new ways to use colored pencils in this camp! Students will learn about color theory and how to use color to create bright and bold drawings that pop. They will also learn important techniques with colored pencils.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate understanding of color, blending and shading 
  • Complete a series of drawings that explore different color schemes
$295
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Week 3 | Jul 12 - 16, 2021

Learn to Paint with Oils

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 6-12
Students will begin their oil paint journey in this camp starting with preparatory skills such as brush orientation, to more advanced techniques like medium control. They will learn about color and paint application to create an oil painting. 
  • Learn how paint with oil and a painting medium  
  • Demonstrate skills across color mixing and paint application 
  • Complete a series of oil paint experimentations and one finished painting
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Posters for Change

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 6-12
Posters have always been a resource and tool for advocacy, and through this camp students will have an opportunity to explore a cause they are greatly passionate about. Students will learn about graphic communication through techniques of color, composition, and text-inclusion. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint, colored pencils, and illustration markers
  • Demonstrate use of type and color schemes to communicate a bold statement 
  • Complete a poster that conveys a specific message
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 6-12
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

YouTubers

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 6-12
Students in this camp will explore the foundations of developing their own branded videos either to launch or continue the development of their YouTube persona. Techniques on pre production, filming and post production edits will be explore as part of this camp as well. YouTubers Unite!
  • Learn how to use a DSLR camera and edit footage using iMovie
  • Demonstrate the process of making a “How-to” video for YouTube
  • Complete a video to upload to the class’ YouTube channel, or your own
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Pre College Guided Studio

Jul 12 - 23
Grades 9-12
Our Pre College Guided Studio course will prepare advanced teen students to apply for college with a strong portfolio. Students will complete individualized artworks that fill in the gaps of their portfolio, draft an artist statement, participate in group critiques, and photograph and digitize their artworks to have a ready made portfolio for their application. Students will become familiar and comfortable in speaking about not only their own art, but others’ works as well.
  • Prepare your college portfolio for fall / winter admissions
  • Demonstrate a diverse proficiency in different art media
  • Complete 3 portfolio-ready artworks
$700
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Photoshop Intensive

Jul 12 - 23
Grades 9-12
Take your Photoshop capabilities further! Students will dive deep into the advanced tools and functions of Adobe Photoshop over the course of two weeks and various mini projects. This class is for the intermediate user to gain a deeper understanding of how to use the program effectively and efficiently in a more advanced way. 
  • Learn advanced tools and techniques of Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate filters, layer styles, content aware tools, and 3D functions
  • Complete 5 unique and independent design pieces
*Students enrolled in this course must have experience using Adobe Photoshop, or have previously taken any of these One River courses: Focus on Design or Learn to Use Photoshop.
$750
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Digital Characters

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 3-5
Students in this camp will discover the essential skills of character design by creating a Character Concept sheet: an illustration which includes a deep investigation into a character’s personality, physical features and views from multiple angles. 
  • Learn how to render in color digitally
  • Demonstrate how to create gestures and expressions
  • Complete an illustration of a unique character in various poses
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: Wildlife

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 3-5
Let’s go wild! Learning to draw realistically is a crucial and fundamental skill for any aspiring artist. Students will study various animal anatomies to help them create accurate, proportionate and to scale drawings of their favorite animals!
  • Learn how to draw with graphite and pastel
  • Demonstrate how to create proper proportions and realistic anatomy drawings
  • Complete one graphite and one pastel animal drawing
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Planetary Paintings

Jul 12 - 16
Grades K-2
This camp is for any student that has ever been curious about the stars that exist when looking up at the sky on a clear summer night. Students will examine relevant concepts in astronomy and cosmology inspiring them to create renderings of what they imagine beyond planet Earth.
  • Learn how to use watercolor, acrylic and collage
  • Demonstrate the use of light, tone and shade
  • Complete a mixed media painting of your own galaxy
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Digital Characters Online

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 3-5
Students in this camp will discover the essential skills of character design by creating a Character Concept sheet: an illustration which includes a deep investigation into a character’s personality, physical features and views from multiple angles. 
  • Learn how to render in color digitally
  • Demonstrate how to create gestures and expressions
  • Complete an illustration of a unique character in various poses
  • Required Software: Autodesk: Sketchbook (desktop or mobile version)
  • Required Hardware: iPad w/ Apple Pencil or Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet.
$325
10:30am - 12:30pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: Wildlife Online

Jul 12 - 16
Grades 3-5
Let’s go wild! Learning to draw realistically is a crucial and fundamental skill for any aspiring artist. Students will study various animal anatomies to help them create accurate, proportionate and to scale drawings of their favorite animals!
  • Learn how to draw with graphite and pastel
  • Demonstrate how to create proper proportions and realistic anatomy drawings
  • Complete one graphite and one pastel animal drawing
$295
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Planetary Paintings Online

Jul 12 - 16
Grades K-2
This camp is for any student that has ever been curious about the stars that exist when looking up at the sky on a clear summer night. Students will examine relevant concepts in astronomy and cosmology inspiring them to create renderings of what they imagine beyond planet Earth.
  • Learn how to use watercolor, acrylic and collage
  • Demonstrate the use of light, tone and shade
  • Complete a mixed media painting of your own galaxy
$210
10:30am - 11:30am
Week 4 | Jul 19 - 23, 2021

Whimsical Watercolors

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 6-12
This camp will examine botanical life by creating a series of intricate watercolor paintings. Instructors will demonstrate watercolor techniques using washes, glazes, wet-on-wet, dry brush, and adding in salt, alcohol and other substances that create magical textures and patterns.
  • Learn how to use watercolor paints, colored pencils, and markers
  • Demonstrate various watercolor techniques
  • Complete a watercolor painting that represents a fantastical landscape
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Motion Comics

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 6-12
Students will discover how to use a multiple program work flow to develop a comic strip, with motion! Students will design and illustrate their own characters, backgrounds and word bubbles in Photoshop and animate them using Adobe Animate
  • Learn to use a combination of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate comic techniques: pencils, inking, panels & lettering
  • Complete an animated motion comic
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: The Figure

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 6-12
Students will gain the understanding of the human form and mechanics of the human body. They will study basic anatomy to further their ability to represent a figure in various poses. 
  • Learn how to use charcoal and graphite
  • Demonstrate the understanding of a figure in motion through gesture drawing
  • Complete a drawing with multiple figures in various poses
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Dragon Creations

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 3-5
Explore wings, fangs, scales, horns, and more as you imagine your own dragon creation! Students will learn foundational sculpting techniques as they work with armature building and clay to create three-dimensional works of art. 
  • Learn how to use clay and watercolor paint
  • Demonstrate the use of wire armatures, and the slip and score method
  • Complete a large scale dragon sculpture and watercolor resist painting
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Digital Inventions

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 3-5
Students will design their own inventions using Sketchbook Pro by studying  modern design elements in an attempt to solve everyday problems by creating new tools for the future.
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Pen & Ink Illustration

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 3-5
Explore the field of illustration from a new frame of reference. Students will be able to demonstrate their knowledge and proficiency with the pen and ink drawing medium. Students will learn about today’s illustrators and develop unique concepts of their own.
  • Learn how to use India ink and micron pens
  • Demonstrate how to crosshatch, stipple and shade with pen and ink
  • Complete a series of illustrations
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Dragon Creations

Jul 19 - 23
Grades K-2
Explore wings, fangs, scales, horns, and more as you imagine your own dragon creation! Students will learn foundational sculpting techniques as they work with armature building and clay to create three-dimensional works of art. 
  • Learn how to use clay and watercolor paint
  • Demonstrate the use of wire armatures, and the slip and score method
  • Complete a large scale dragon sculpture and watercolor resist painting
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Whimsical Watercolors Online

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 6-12
This camp will examine botanical life by creating a series of intricate watercolor paintings. Instructors will demonstrate watercolor techniques using washes, glazes, wet-on-wet, dry brush, and adding in salt, alcohol and other substances that create magical textures and patterns.
  • Learn how to use watercolor paints, colored pencils, and markers
  • Demonstrate various watercolor techniques
  • Complete a watercolor painting that represents a fantastical landscape
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Motion Comics Online

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 6-12
Students will discover how to use a multiple program work flow to develop a comic strip, with motion! Students will design and illustrate their own characters, backgrounds and word bubbles in Photoshop and animate them using Adobe Animate
  • Learn to use a combination of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate comic techniques: pencils, inking, panels & lettering
  • Complete an animated motion comic
  • Required Software: Adobe: Photoshop & Animate
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$325
10:30am - 12:30pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: The Figure Online

Jul 19 - 23
Grades 6-12
Students will gain the understanding of the human form and mechanics of the human body. They will study basic anatomy to further their ability to represent a figure in various poses. 
  • Learn how to use charcoal and graphite
  • Demonstrate the understanding of a figure in motion through gesture drawing
  • Complete a drawing with multiple figures in various poses
$295
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Week 5 | Jul 26 - 30, 2021

Learn to Draw with Colored Pencils

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 6-12
Explore new ways to use colored pencils in this camp! Students will learn about color theory and how to use color to create bright and bold drawings that pop. They will also learn important techniques with colored pencils.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate understanding of color, blending and shading 
  • Complete a series of drawings that explore different color schemes
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Digital Manga Characters

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 6-12
Consistent in numerous Manga lore and stories, is the theme of characters with energy powers. Students will discover how to push their illustration skills further with Adobe Photoshop, through advanced lighting and filter effects, in order to produce a team of heroes and villains, clashing with supernatural abilities. During this camp, students will investigate the illustrated physics of energy beams, blasts, and other electric bursts, as well as the dynamic body positions necessary to produce these charges. 
  • Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to manipulate light and create dynamic effects
  • Complete an illustration of a unique manga character
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 6-12
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Paint with Acrylics

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 6-12
Learn the most essential elements of painting through the foundations of acrylic painting. Students will explore how to use this painting medium and its tools to create a series of two paintings, learning about composition and color through the process. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of composition, color mixing, and value 
  • Complete two acrylic paintings: one from life and one from a photographic reference
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Storytelling Through Photography

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 6-12
Students will learn the foundations of photography through the lens of storytelling with photos (no words). Students will explore how photographers use both geography and figures in images to tell stories. 
  • Learn to use a DSLR camera 
  • Demonstrate how to properly control aperture, shutter, focal length and lighting
  • Create a series of narrative photos that integrate geography into the story
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Animation Intensive

Jul 26 - Aug 6
Grades 9-12
Take your Animate capabilities further! Students will dive deep into the tools and functions of Adobe Animate. Over the course of two weeks, they will be guided through the development and completion of an animated sequence developed and directed by the student! The instructor is here to help you succeed and develop your vision! The class is for intermediate users and those capable of generating their own ideas and building their own worlds! 
  • Learn to use Adobe Animate using more advanced techniques
  • Demonstrate principles of animation, secondary actions, atmospheric effects and much more
  • Complete a self directed animation
*Students enrolled in this course must have experience using Adobe Animate, or have previously taken any of these One River courses: Focus on Animation or Learn to Use Animate or Character Animation.
$750
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Figure Drawing Intensive

Jul 26 - Aug 6
Grades 9-12
Our Drawing Intensive is a two-week course geared for the most serious and dedicated pre-college students. Students will cover overarching drawing concepts that relate to understanding and developing skills around figure drawing. The ‘big idea’ is being able to use formal techniques like gesture, contour and value to create a solid perspective of the observed figure. Developmental skills include mark making, value, proportion, perspective, foreshadowing, and chiaroscuro. 
  • Gain experience using charcoal and graphite 
  • Demonstrate understanding of proportion and capturing movement and gesture 
  • Complete a series of figure drawings, drawing from a live model
$700
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Planetary Paintings

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 3-5
This camp is for any student that has ever been curious about the stars that exist when looking up at the sky on a clear summer night. Students will examine relevant concepts in astronomy and cosmology inspiring them to create renderings of what they imagine beyond planet Earth.
  • Learn how to use watercolor, acrylic and collage
  • Demonstrate the use of light, tone and shade
  • Complete a mixed media painting of your own galaxy
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 3-5
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

3D Sculptural Paintings

Jul 26 - 30
Grades K-2
Students will create paintings that function both as a two and three-dimensional work of art. Students will be challenged to build protruding plaster forms onto their canvas that directly correlate with the theme of their painted surface. We will explore techniques in painting with acrylic while using plaster to build sculptural forms.
  • Learn how to use plaster and acrylic paint
  • Demonstrate the use of armatures, and realistic painting techniques
  • Complete a three dimensional relief sculpture and painting
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Digital Manga Characters Online

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 6-12
Consistent in numerous Manga lore and stories, is the theme of characters with energy powers. Students will discover how to push their illustration skills further with Adobe Photoshop, through advanced lighting and filter effects, in order to produce a team of heroes and villains, clashing with supernatural abilities. During this camp, students will investigate the illustrated physics of energy beams, blasts, and other electric bursts, as well as the dynamic body positions necessary to produce these charges. 
  • Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to manipulate light and create dynamic effects
  • Complete an illustration of a unique manga character
  • Required Software: Autodesk: Sketchbook (desktop or mobile version)
  • Required Hardware: iPad w/ Apple Pencil or Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet.
$325
10:30am - 12:30pm

Learn to Paint with Acrylics Online

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 6-12
Learn the most essential elements of painting through the foundations of acrylic painting. Students will explore how to use this painting medium and its tools to create a series of two paintings, learning about composition and color through the process. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of composition, color mixing, and value 
  • Complete two acrylic paintings: one from life and one from a photographic reference
$295
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Planetary Paintings Online

Jul 26 - 30
Grades 3-5
This camp is for any student that has ever been curious about the stars that exist when looking up at the sky on a clear summer night. Students will examine relevant concepts in astronomy and cosmology inspiring them to create renderings of what they imagine beyond planet Earth.
  • Learn how to use watercolor, acrylic and collage
  • Demonstrate the use of light, tone and shade
  • Complete a mixed media painting of your own galaxy
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm
Week 6 | Aug 2 - 6, 2021

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 6-12
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Intro to Photography

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 6-12
Students will explore the fundamentals of photography and the basics of camera operation such as aperture, shutter speed, depth of field and the rule of thirds.  Students will experience a complete artistic process from brainstorming to final product. Students will finalize their projects through the use of professional photo editing
  • Learn how to use a DSLR camera and tripod
  • Explore the manual functions on a DSLR camera and principal photography techniques
  • Create a series of photographs that tell a story
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw with Charcoal

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 6-12
Master the art of drawing with charcoal in this camp. Students will learn important techniques such as how to see the subject to start, then move onto how to shade and blend. They will also learn how to use the drawing tools properly to execute a charcoal drawing. 
  • Learn how to use different types of charcoal and tools 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of shading, blending, and value 
  • Complete a still life drawing utilizing two different types of charcoal
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Use Adobe Photoshop

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk them through the essentials of Adobe Photoshop. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate digital painting, digital illustration & photo manipulation skills
  • Complete 5 unique and independent design pieces
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Paint with Oils

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 6-12
Students will begin their oil paint journey in this camp starting with preparatory skills such as brush orientation, to more advanced techniques like medium control. They will learn about color and paint application to create an oil painting. 
  • Learn how paint with oil and a painting medium  
  • Demonstrate skills across color mixing and paint application 
  • Complete a series of oil paint experimentations and one finished painting
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Comic Book Creations

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 3-5
Cartoonists endeavor to create innovative storylines featuring fun and interesting characters, inspiring today’s students to do the same. Students will demonstrate their creativity and imagination through original creations of characters and stories, learning illustration essentials from cover to panel designs.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils and illustration markers
  • Demonstrate how to create storyboards
  • Complete a ten panel page comic
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Apparel Creations

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 3-5
Fuse the world of fashion and art through this camp, creating original t-shirt designs. Students practice technical aspects of design such as composition and pattern, while cultivating their originality through conceptual thinking. Students will borrow inspiration from today’s trends to create designs that demonstrate their individual tastes and styles.
  • Learn how to use ink, bayers and illustration makers
  • Demonstrate how to use printmaking techniques
  • Complete a fabric swatch, printed t-shirt, and fashion illustration
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Draw with Charcoal Online

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 6-12
Master the art of drawing with charcoal in this online camp. Students will learn important techniques such as how to see the subject to start, then move onto how to shade and blend. They will also learn how to use the drawing tools properly to execute a charcoal drawing. 
  • Learn how to use different types of charcoal and tools 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of shading, blending, and value 
  • Complete a still life drawing utilizing two different types of charcoal
$295
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Learn to Use Adobe Photoshop Online

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk them through the essentials of Adobe Photoshop. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate digital painting, digital illustration & photo manipulation skills
  • Complete 5 unique and independent design pieces
  • Required Software: Adobe: Photoshop
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$325
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Comic Book Creations Online

Aug 2 - 6
Grades 3-5
Cartoonists endeavor to create innovative storylines featuring fun and interesting characters, inspiring today’s students to do the same. Students will demonstrate their creativity and imagination through original creations of characters and stories, learning illustration essentials from cover to panel designs.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils and illustration markers
  • Demonstrate how to create storyboards
  • Complete a ten panel page comic
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Picasso’s Guitars Online

Aug 2 - 6
Grades K-2
Students explore a diverse set of art media in both two and three-dimensional forms, creating their own musical instruments. They will uncover many other elements such as color, sound, scale, and functionality that play important roles in making an instrument to enhance its visual and operational qualities. 
  • Learn how to use mod podge, cardboard and paint
  • Demonstrate ability to work with multimedia and build an object
  • Complete a cubist inspired, instrument of your choice
$210
10:30am - 11:30am
Week 7 | Aug 9 - 13, 2021

Pen & Ink Illustration

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 6-12
Explore the field of illustration from a new frame of reference. Students will be able to demonstrate their knowledge and proficiency with the pen and ink drawing medium. Students will learn about today’s illustrators and develop unique concepts of their own.
  • Learn how to use India ink and micron pens
  • Demonstrate how to crosshatch, stipple and shade with pen and ink
  • Complete a series of illustrations
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Posters for Change

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 6-12
Posters have always been a resource and tool for advocacy, and through this camp students will have an opportunity to explore a cause they are greatly passionate about. Students will learn about graphic communication through techniques of color, composition, and text-inclusion. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint, colored pencils, and illustration markers
  • Demonstrate use of type and color schemes to communicate a bold statement 
  • Complete a poster that conveys a specific message
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Sculpt

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 6-12
Explore different types of sculpture from freestanding to relief, and experiment with sculpting techniques such as additive and subtractive. Students will learn how to create two clay sculptures incorporating these essential foundations. 
  • Learn how to use clay and sculpting tools 
  • Demonstrate mastery in the additive and subtractive sculpture techniques
  • Complete two sculptures: one freestanding and one relief
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn To Use Adobe Animate

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk through the essentials of Adobe Animate along with the 12 principles of animation. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate key-frame animation, onion skin, tweens and more
  • Complete 5 animated GIFs
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Paint with Oils

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 6-12
Students will begin their oil paint journey in this camp starting with preparatory skills such as brush orientation, to more advanced techniques like medium control. They will learn about color and paint application to create an oil painting. 
  • Learn how paint with oil and a painting medium  
  • Demonstrate skills across color mixing and paint application 
  • Complete a series of oil paint experimentations and one finished painting
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Photoshop Intensive

Aug 9 - 20
Grades 9-12
Take your Photoshop capabilities further! Students will dive deep into the advanced tools and functions of Adobe Photoshop over the course of two weeks and various mini projects. This class is for the intermediate user to gain a deeper understanding of how to use the program effectively and efficiently in a more advanced way. 
  • Learn advanced tools and techniques of Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate filters, layer styles, content aware tools, and 3D functions
  • Complete 5 unique and independent design pieces
*Students enrolled in this course must have experience using Adobe Photoshop, or have previously taken any of these One River courses: Focus on Design or Learn to Use Photoshop.
$750
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Oil Painting Intensive

Aug 9 - 20
Grades 9-12
Our Painting Intensive is a two-week course geared for the most serious and dedicated pre-college students. Students will cover overarching painting concepts that relate to understanding and developing skills around essential foundations. The ‘big ideas’ include being able to use formal techniques such as color, value, texture, and more through the oil painting medium. 
  • Gain experience using oil paint, linseed oil and thinners
  • Demonstrate understanding of color and brushwork 
  • Complete a series of studies and one final oil painting
$700
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Toon Town

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 3-5
Students will explore environmental design by creating a cartoon-inspired business for a class collaborative project, ToonTown! Students will illustrate their cartoon business’s building & environment, the items they will sell and characters who will run the business.
  • Learn how to illustrate a 3D environment
  • Demonstrate perspective and rendering techniques 
  • Complete an illustration of a whimsical building & props
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Dino Sculpting

Aug 9 - 13
Grades K-2
Students will examine different types of dinosaurs to create their own 3-D rendition - focusing on scale, proportion and texture. From high and low relief sculpture to free standing sculpture in the round, students will learn the diverse styles and methods of working with clay. Through the processes of experimenting and working with clay, students will learn fundamental sculpting techniques, and demonstrate their understanding of 3-D art making.
  • Learn how to use clay
  • Demonstrate use of the slip and score method
  • Complete two sculpture projects; a fossil and a small scale dinosaur
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Posters for Change Online

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 6-12
Posters have always been a resource and tool for advocacy, and through this camp students will have an opportunity to explore a cause they are greatly passionate about. Students will learn about graphic communication through techniques of color, composition, and text-inclusion. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint, colored pencils, and illustration markers
  • Demonstrate use of type and color schemes to communicate a bold statement 
  • Complete a poster that conveys a specific message
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Learn to Use Adobe Animate Online

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 6-12
Students will explore a series of 5 mini projects designed to walk through the essentials of Adobe Animate along with the 12 principles of animation. The class is for beginners to develop a foundational understanding of the program and discover unique skills to aid them in their future projects!
  • Learn to use Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate key-frame animation, onion skin, tweens and more
  • Complete 5 animated GIFs
  • Required Software: Adobe: Animate (desktop version)
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$325
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Toon Town Online

Aug 9 - 13
Grades 3-5
Students will explore environmental design by creating a cartoon-inspired business for a class collaborative project, ToonTown! Students will illustrate their cartoon business’s building & environment, the items they will sell and characters who will run the business.
  • Learn how to illustrate a 3D environment
  • Demonstrate perspective and rendering techniques 
  • Complete an illustration of a whimsical building & props
  • Required Software: Adobe Photoshop (desktop or mobile version)
  • Required Hardware: iPad w/ Apple Pencil or Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet.
$325
10:30am - 12:30pm
Week 8 | Aug 16 - 20, 2021

Digital Posters for Change

Aug 16 - 20
Grades 6-12
Students will create a series of digital posters & other materials designed and centered around advocacy for a social cause. Students will research the cause, understand the conversational landscape, and establish a design that mimics the current trends in the space and targets a specific audience. 
  • Learn to understand contemporary design trends and use Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate guides, framing, typography based skills and techniques
  • Create various design elements as part of an advocacy campaign
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw with Colored Pencils

Aug 16 - 20
Grades 6-12
Explore new ways to use colored pencils in this camp! Students will learn about color theory and how to use color to create bright and bold drawings that pop. They will also learn important techniques with colored pencils.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate understanding of color, blending and shading 
  • Complete a series of drawings that explore different color schemes
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: Wildlife

Aug 16 - 20
Grades 3-5
Let’s go wild! Learning to draw realistically is a crucial and fundamental skill for any aspiring artist. Students will study various animal anatomies to help them create accurate, proportionate and to scale drawings of their favorite animals!
  • Learn how to draw with graphite and pastel
  • Demonstrate how to create proper proportions and realistic anatomy drawings
  • Complete one graphite and one pastel animal drawing
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Paint with Acrylics

Aug 16 - 20
Grades 3-5
Learn the most essential elements of painting through the foundations of acrylic painting. Students will explore how to use this painting medium and its tools to create a series of two paintings, learning about composition and color through the process. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of composition, color mixing, and value 
  • Complete two acrylic paintings: one from life and one from a photographic reference
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Planetary Paintings

Aug 16 - 20
Grades K-2
This camp is for any student that has ever been curious about the stars that exist when looking up at the sky on a clear summer night. Students will examine relevant concepts in astronomy and cosmology inspiring them to create renderings of what they imagine beyond planet Earth.
  • Learn how to use watercolor, acrylic and collage
  • Demonstrate the use of light, tone and shade
  • Complete a mixed media painting of your own galaxy
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Manga Characters Online

Aug 16 - 20
Grades 6-12
Manga comics have highly stylized characteristics and engaging storylines that have become very popular in today's culture. Students will develop their own manga style characters demonstrating their technical drawing skills as well as their creativity and imagination. 
  • Learn how to use charcoal, illustration markers, and ink  
  • Demonstrate gesture drawing, line art and shading techniques
  • Complete a drawing of a mecha manga character
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Motion Comics Online

Aug 16 - 20
Grades 6-12
Students will discover how to use a multiple program work flow to develop a comic strip, with motion! Students will design and illustrate their own characters, backgrounds and word bubbles in Photoshop and animate them using Adobe Animate
  • Learn to use a combination of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate comic techniques: pencils, inking, panels & lettering
  • Complete an animated motion comic
  • Required Software: Adobe: Photoshop & Animate
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$325
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: Wildlife Online

Aug 16 - 20
Grades 3-5
Let’s go wild! Learning to draw realistically is a crucial and fundamental skill for any aspiring artist. Students will study various animal anatomies to help them create accurate, proportionate and to scale drawings of their favorite animals!
  • Learn how to draw with graphite and pastel
  • Demonstrate how to create proper proportions and realistic anatomy drawings
  • Complete one graphite and one pastel animal drawing
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm
Week 9 | Aug 23 - 27, 2021

Digital Anime

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 6-12
Sourcing inspiration from the small elemental creatures found throughout numerous anime films and the small side kicks that support & accompany main characters along a journey, students in this camp will design, create and animate their own unique elemental sprites or side kicks within a scene. Students will familiarize themselves with techniques & principles associated with Animation including: key framing, onion skin, timing & secondary actions.
  • Learn how to use Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate how to animate a character using warps and tweens
  • Complete a 15 second animation featuring a character of your choice
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 6-12
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Product Design

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 6-12
Students will explore the process of developing and designing a concept drawing for a new product! As part of class, students will need to think critically about the form and function, as well as the audience, market and current competition. 
  • Lean to design a product to scale using Adobe Photoshop
  • Demonstrate how to use rulers, guides and build perspective grids
  • Create a product proposal board including various concept drawings and studies
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: Architecture

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 6-12
Art and function come together in this exciting realistic drawing camp! Explore technical principles and visual language of architectural drawing. Students will work on grid paper and vellum while learning to think spatially as well as create beautiful realistic drawings from inspirations around them. 
  • Learn how to use micron pens, colored pencils,and watercolor
  • Demonstrate the understanding of linear perspective 
  • Complete an architectural drawing containing a monument and a building
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Pre College Guided Studio

Aug 23 - Sep 3
Grades 9-12
Our Pre College Guided Studio course will prepare advanced teen students to apply for college with a strong portfolio. Students will complete individualized artworks that fill in the gaps of their portfolio, draft an artist statement, participate in group critiques, and photograph and digitize their artworks to have a ready made portfolio for their application. Students will become familiar and comfortable in speaking about not only their own art, but others’ works as well.
  • Prepare your college portfolio for fall / winter admissions
  • Demonstrate a diverse proficiency in different art media
  • Complete 3 portfolio-ready artworks
$700
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Animation Intensive

Aug 23 - Sep 3
Grades 9-12
Take your Animate capabilities further! Students will dive deep into the tools and functions of Adobe Animate. Over the course of two weeks, they will be guided through the development and completion of an animated sequence developed and directed by the student! The instructor is here to help you succeed and develop your vision! The class is for intermediate users and those capable of generating their own ideas and building their own worlds! 
  • Learn to use Adobe Animate using more advanced techniques
  • Demonstrate principles of animation, secondary actions, atmospheric effects and much more
  • Complete a self directed animation
*Students enrolled in this course must have experience using Adobe Animate, or have previously taken any of these One River courses: Focus on Animation or Learn to Use Animate or Character Animation.
$750
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 3-5
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: The Portrait

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 3-5
Students will learn the foundations of drawing and become familiar with the graphite medium. Students will learn how to render the human eye, nose, and mouth naturalistically. 
  • Learn how to use graphite pencils, blending stumps and kneaded erasers
  • Demonstrate how to draw realistic features in correct proportions
  • Complete one portrait drawing
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Watercolor Underworlds

Aug 23 - 27
Grades K-2
Explore underwater creatures from the familiar sea turtle to the exotic vampire squid. Students will be exposed to a variety of seascapes and their inhabitants, which will become the main source of inspiration for these projects. Students will learn a variety of watercolor painting techniques as they create their own underwater scene! 
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Digital Anime Online

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 6-12
Sourcing inspiration from the small elemental creatures found throughout numerous anime films and the small side kicks that support & accompany main characters along a journey, students in this camp will design, create and animate their own unique elemental sprites or side kicks within a scene. Students will familiarize themselves with techniques & principles associated with Animation including: key framing, onion skin, timing & secondary actions.
  • Learn how to use Adobe Animate
  • Demonstrate how to animate a character using warps and tweens
  • Complete a 15 second animation featuring a character of your choice
  • Required Software: Adobe: Animate (desktop version)
  • Required Hardware: Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet *no iPad/Tablets
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: The Portrait Online

Aug 23 - 27
Grades 3-5
Students will learn the foundations of drawing and become familiar with the graphite medium. Students will learn how to render the human eye, nose, and mouth naturalistically. 
  • Learn how to use graphite pencils, blending stumps and kneaded erasers
  • Demonstrate how to draw realistic features in correct proportions
  • Complete one portrait drawing
$295
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Watercolor Underworlds Online

Aug 23 - 27
Grades K-2
Explore underwater creatures from the familiar sea turtle to the exotic vampire squid. Students will be exposed to a variety of seascapes and their inhabitants, which will become the main source of inspiration for these projects. Students will learn a variety of watercolor painting techniques as they create their own underwater scene! 
$210
10:30am - 11:30am
Week 10 | Aug 30 - Sep 3, 2021

Street Art Painting: Spray Paint

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 6-12
The recent street-art movement marked by artists like Banksy has placed graffiti on the map and grown to be an accepted creative outlet. Students will create a street art painting to convey a message after learning about the various impacts of public art. 
  • Learn how to use spray paint and acrylic paint in a larger scale
  • Demonstrate how to make custom stencils and various spray painting techniques. 
  • Complete a street art piece that conveys a message inspired by symbolism and iconicism
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Paint with Acrylics

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 6-12
Learn the most essential elements of painting through the foundations of acrylic painting. Students will explore how to use this painting medium and its tools to create a series of two paintings, learning about composition and color through the process. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of composition, color mixing, and value 
  • Complete two acrylic paintings: one from life and one from a photographic reference
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Looping Landscapes

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 6-12
Students will create a looping animation, depicting a side-scrolling environment with parallax which includes easter egg illustrations from their favorite movies! 
  • Learn to use Adobe Animate’s tweens effects and other animation skills
  • Demonstrate parallax and side scrolling animations
  • Create a looping & side scrolling animation of an engaging landscape
$375
9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to Draw Realistically: The Portrait

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 6-12
Students will learn the foundations of drawing and become familiar with the graphite medium. Students will learn how to render the human eye, nose, and mouth naturalistically. 
  • Learn how to use graphite pencils, blending stumps and kneaded erasers
  • Demonstrate how to draw realistic features in correct proportions
  • Complete one portrait drawing
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Digital Manga Characters

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 6-12
Consistent in numerous Manga lore and stories, is the theme of characters with energy powers. Students will discover how to push their illustration skills further with Adobe Photoshop, through advanced lighting and filter effects, in order to produce a team of heroes and villains, clashing with supernatural abilities. During this camp, students will investigate the illustrated physics of energy beams, blasts, and other electric bursts, as well as the dynamic body positions necessary to produce these charges. 
  • Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to manipulate light and create dynamic effects
  • Complete an illustration of a unique manga character
$375
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Draw with Colored Pencils

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 3-5
Explore new ways to use colored pencils in this camp! Students will learn about color theory and how to use color to create bright and bold drawings that pop. They will also learn important techniques with colored pencils.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate understanding of color, blending and shading 
  • Complete a series of drawings that explore different color schemes
$350
9:30am - 12:00pm

Sea Creature Sculptures

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades K-2
From sharks and jellyfish, to whales, students will explore the exciting underwater world! They will learn about three-dimensionality and important elements in sculpture like how to make an armature and how to make something that is freestanding. 
  • Learn how to make a plaster sculpture 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of three-dimensional forms and painting techniques
  • Complete a life-size sculpture of a sea creature of your choice
$350
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Learn to Paint with Acrylics Online

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 6-12
Learn the most essential elements of painting through the foundations of acrylic painting. Students will explore how to use this painting medium and its tools to create a series of two paintings, learning about composition and color through the process. 
  • Learn how to use acrylic paint 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of composition, color mixing, and value 
  • Complete two acrylic paintings: one from life and one from a photographic reference
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm

Digital Manga Characters Online

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 6-12
Consistent in numerous Manga lore and stories, is the theme of characters with energy powers. Students will discover how to push their illustration skills further with Adobe Photoshop, through advanced lighting and filter effects, in order to produce a team of heroes and villains, clashing with supernatural abilities. During this camp, students will investigate the illustrated physics of energy beams, blasts, and other electric bursts, as well as the dynamic body positions necessary to produce these charges. 
  • Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to manipulate light and create dynamic effects
  • Complete an illustration of a unique manga character
  • Required Software: Autodesk: Sketchbook (desktop or mobile version)
  • Required Hardware: iPad w/ Apple Pencil or Mac/PC w/ drawing tablet.
$325
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Learn to Draw with Colored Pencils Online

Aug 30 - Sep 3
Grades 3-5
Explore new ways to use colored pencils in this camp! Students will learn about color theory and how to use color to create bright and bold drawings that pop. They will also learn important techniques with colored pencils.
  • Learn how to use colored pencils 
  • Demonstrate understanding of color, blending and shading 
  • Complete a series of drawings that explore different color schemes
$295
10:30am - 12:30pm