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An art workshop program open to all high-school students.
Students will attend two classes for the duration of the program.

Where:
The American Academy of Art, 332 S. Michigan Ave., 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60604

When:
Two Week Sessions
June 12 - June 23, 2017
July 10 -July 21, 2017
July 24 - August 4, 2017

One Week Sessions
June 26 - June 30, 2017
August 7 - August 11th, 2017

Time:
Monday through Friday, 8:20 a.m. to 1:05 p.m.

Cost:  
The two week program is $320.00. (Includes two workshops & all basic supplies)
The one week program is $160.00. (Includes two workshops & all basic supplies)

To register for a Two Week Session CLICK HERE
To register for a One Week Session CLICK HERE

To register for a One Week Session with Housing CLICK HERE

To register by phone with credit card please call Amanda Esposito at (312)461-0600 (Visa & Master Card accepted)

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Workshop Descriptions:

Life Drawing: Students use charcoal and conte to create realistic drawings from a live, clothed model.

Oil Painting: Working from a live, clothed model, students develop oil painting techniques.

Digital Illustration: Students will produce a variety of artwork using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

Concept Art: Using traditional drawing processes, students are introduced to concept art projects.

Watercolor Painting: Students are introduced to traditional transparent watercolor techniques.

Figurative Sculpture: Students will work as a class, using a variety of materials and techniques to create a large skull.

Typography and Design: Working with the Adobe Creative Suite, (Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign), in a computer lab, students will apply typographic principles to communicate visual ideas.

Mobile App Design: In this introductory course, students will explore the design issues related to creating mobile applications. 

Traditional 2D Animation: For this class, students will first create a hand drawn image, which will then be digitized and colorized using Adobe software.  Students will work on an individual project before moving on to a group project.

3D Animation: This class will focus on the digital process of animation. Students may work on special projects like a bouncing ball, character walk cycles or dialogue clips. 

Photography: Students are introduced to college level photography class assignments that employ SLR film cameras.

Digital Video: Students learn to capture and edit video in the studio and on location using professional DSLR cameras and lighting equipment.

 

NOTE:Please register early, class sizes are limited.

QUESTIONS? 
Please read our Summer Studio FAQ's page HERE. 
Or read our Summer Studio with Housing FAQ's page HERE.

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