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Youth & Teen Programs
Portfolio Development Strategies
This 5 week online course focuses on portfolio development strategies for students who are in the process of applying to colleges of art and design. We will explore what a portfolio is, share examples, and discuss how it can be a powerful tool to share your creative voice. Students will gain access to video tutorials and online resources to explore techniques for shooting quality images of work samples and how to lay...
Feb 25 - Apr 07
Online
Spring 2019
Illustration, Grades 9-12
Illustrators are visual thinkers. They create compelling visuals for media ranging from comics, computer and film animations, video games, and children’s books to graphics for skateboards and images for magazines and newspapers. This course introduces students to the kinds of projects contemporary illustrators work on and helps them develop their skills and style.
Jan 26 - Apr 13
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 2019
Graphic Design, Grades 9-12
Graphic design is everywhere around you—on subway posters, websites, T-shirts, candy wrappers. It is a medium in which words and images merge to communicate powerful messages. In the first half of this course students work in a traditional hands-on studio to learn creative problem-solving techniques and the basics of form and expressive typography. The second half of the class focuses on bringing projects into the di...
Jan 26 - Apr 13
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 2019
Digital Photography, Grades 9-12
New York City provides the visual inspiration as you explore themes and develop narratives using still photography. Document the unique spaces, objects, and people that make the city so vibrant, and work in the digital lab to build your portfolio and presentation skills. Students are expected to visit current exhibits, and the class is visited by working professional photographers.
Jan 26 - Apr 13
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 2019
Fashion Design, Grades 9-12
A professional designer helps you visualize and render fashion ideas, from research and concept development to the creation of final illustrations. In class discussions on the fashion industry, you learn to recognize the qualities of well designed garments. Field trips and visits by industry professionals inform you about processes, trends, and careers in fashion.
Jan 26 - Apr 13
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 2019
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