August 6-9, 6-9pm | Stretch your skills! Explore the painting techniques most commonly taught in college courses. Using acrylics, you will learn skills such as color mixing, layering and composition. Focus will be on landscapes, still life and portraiture. All work will be completed in color.
This program offers your teen the opportunity to work on their entrance portfolio for submittal to fine arts colleges. Based on the curriculums and portfolio requirements of the top five fine arts schools (Rhode Island School of Design, School of Visual Arts, Pratt, Parsons, Maryland Institute College of Art), each week is designed to cover a specific topic. Each topic will be closely examined through demonstrations, hands-on exercises, and art history lessons.